Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Monk Looking To Improve Home Form

Monk Looking To Improve Home Form

After grinding out another away win at Tranmere last Saturday, captain Garry Monk says their next task is to address their poor home form.

Roberto Martinez's side can go joint top with Leyton Orient on Tuesday night as they play their rescheduled game with Hartlepool at the Liberty Stadium.

3 points would put us top, ahead of current leaders Leyton Orient on goal difference.

Our home form has been a major concern this season however, as it compares with those teams competing in the relegation zone.

Us fans haven't witnessed a home win in the league since the beginning of October, when we beat Swindon 2-1.

After Saturday's important 1-0 win away at Tranmere, Garry Monk along with the rest of the squad move their attentions to Tuesday night. The club captain told the Evening Post:

'We have got a winning mentality in this squad and after a negative result we want to bounce back. We have and we are delighted with the three points.

'Now we have to address the home form tomorrow night. We are improving all the time. There will be setbacks, that's football, but we know we are getting better and better and I hope this victory goes a little way towards repaying the fans for the home defeat to Huddersfield.'


Monk would obviously have been happy to be a part of the defence that kept another clean sheet last weekend, our fifth in all competitions.

Painter returned to left back to replace Kevin Austin and De Vries made a superb save in the last few minutes to deny Sherriff from heading home a late equaliser.

Share article via email
Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Monday November 26 2007
Time: 1:02PM

Comments

0
only 5 clean sheats. not great
rhysjones1
26/11/2007 15:59:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of International Vital

Best of Vital Network

Recent Swansea City Articles

Officials - Swansea v Manchester United (19/8/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Swansea City and Manchester United this Saturday.

Talking Tactics: The Growing Importance of Full Backs

How full backs are becoming more and more important in the game and could be key to bringing back our playing style and identity

Swansea City Finally Settle Sigurdsson Sale To Everton

Swansea City and Everton finally agree the sale of Gylfi Sigurdsson - who signs a five-year deal at Goodison Park

Transfer Windows To End Early?

The Premier League and the EFL will both be seeking thoughts from member clubs on whether or not to close the summer transfer window before the season kicks off in coming years.

Vital Swansea City Social Media

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Have Your Say

Suggest an article
Suggest a poll
As featured on NewsNow:Swansea City newsSwansea CityNews 24/7

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match Vs Southampton
Suggested By:
Fabianski44%
Naughton0%
Mawson28%
Fernandez15%
Olsson0%
Britton5%
Carroll1%
Fer1%
Routledge1%
Ayew0%
Abraham5%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Dennis Downing8
2.Phil W7
3.forest fan2
4.GThomas2
5.tom1
6.des1
7.Vital Swansea City1
Vital Football Comment