UK time is: 16:18:39
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Spirit Could Be The Key

The spirit within the Seasiders' squad is infamous - everyone connected with the club in any way talks about, saying how the lads are all mates, pulling in the right direction, willing to prove everyone wrong, and so on.

And with the last few weeks and months of the season upon us, defender Ian Evatt says that that spirit could help the Seasiders in a late charge for the playoffs.

'There are a lot of big teams in this division, with a lot of big earners who probably fancy themselves as better footballers than us,' Evo said.

'I don't think they are, and our passion, workrate and desire is far greater than anyone else's. If we can continue that, I'm sure we can pick up the results we need.'

The centre half also said that the squad believe that they have put their blip behind them and are looking to push on in the last few weeks of the season and pick up as many points as possible.

'We all believe that our blip is out of the way and that we can finish the season the way we started it.

'Everybody beats everybody in the Championship. No matter how many points you are ahead, the gap soon closes.

'We were miles ahead of anyone in the bottom half of the table, then all of a sudden Derby strung a few wins together and they are on our tails. You never know what is going to happen.

'We just have to keep playing the way we have and I'm sure there's a possibility of making the top six.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Eamonn Moore  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday February 23 2010

Time: 10:11AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackpool Articles

Final Day Fixtures Set (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Seasiders sign Eagles (Tuesday November 18 2014)

On this day : 2009 (Friday October 31 2014)

Talking point: who is to blame (Friday October 31 2014)

Team news v Ipswich (Friday October 31 2014)

Oyston glad to get positivity (Friday October 31 2014)

Clark : I can keep blackpool up (Friday October 31 2014)

On this day 2007 (Friday October 31 2014)

Front Page Poll (Friday October 31 2014)

Join Blackpool Vital (Friday October 31 2014)

Archived Blackpool Articles

List All Vital Blackpool Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Bear1951 204
2. premier 1 199
3. SeasideEssexXile 127
4. Layton_Seasider 102
5. BobHatton 101
6. Albert Ramsbottom 65
7. SaskPool 49
8. suffolknwot 37
9. 53CODGER 29
10. bfcpete 26

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 17 4 6 7 -5 18
19. Rotherham 17 4 6 7 -9 18
20. Brighton 17 3 8 6 -3 17
21. Bolton 17 5 2 10 -7 17
22. Wigan 17 3 7 7 -4 16
23. Birmingham 17 3 7 7 -15 16
24. Blackpool 17 1 4 12 -18 7

Breaking League News

Is This Where The Wheels Come Off?
Ipswich : 21/11/2014 15:38:00
Town Travel To Cherries In Fine Fettle
Ipswich : 21/11/2014 15:28:00
Norwich v Brighton (Preview)
Brighton : 21/11/2014 14:15:00
RUFC - Chairman Delighted With Sponsors
Rotherham : 21/11/2014 14:15:00
Cardiff (A) Match Preview
Reading : 21/11/2014 14:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can blackpool get their first 3 points?
Suggested By:  
Yes 52%
No 48%