Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Colin On Forest's Future

Colin On Forest's Future

On Expectations:


'The expectation is still there at Nottingham Forest. I think as a group we feel as though we have a point to prove, and that point to prove is a great incentive for everyone to do well.

We've done OK so far, we've done alright and the group we've got knows exactly what we're going to need to do from now on.

I don't think it's a difficult thing at all, playing for a club like this. Everyone wants to put a negative slant on it because that makes for a better story, but I just don't see it.

Like the fans supposedly being against the team, I just don't feel it and I've not seen it here at all - I guess it's just a better story to write about.

There have been big teams in this league over recent years, like Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday and at the moment it's us. We just have to get out of the league as best we can.'



On The Future:



'A prediction for where Forest will finish? Number one.

I'm excited about the group I've got and I'm excited about the competition for places and I look forward to the games as they come along.

The majority of teams are in a spell of three games inside a week and that's a big chunk of the season that's left all in one go.

Winning a couple of games in-a-row at this stage will give anyone a massive boost and if we can get through the next week or so without picking up a suspension or any injuries, we'll be in fine fettle.

I've changed the front players around a little because we've got four quality strikers at the moment and I feel we've got a good goalscoring threat about us.

My front two haven't scored as many as Crewe's front two this season - but I'd much rather be in our position than theirs.'


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

Writer:
Date:Monday February 19 2007
Time: 10:33AM

Comments

0
I'd agree on the four quality strikers point. I've always been a fan of Jack Lester's.
sandgroanun
19/02/2007 11:37:00
0
Jack has had his critics, and I have been quick to get on his back in the past, but he's been massive for us last few weeks. I wouldn't have thought I'd hear myself say it, but if one player sees us through to the end of the season...?
Juán
19/02/2007 16:57:00
0
2 wins out of two is absolutely vital now to get back on track. Problem is, I cannot see it happening.
wemaybefamousagain
19/02/2007 17:14:00
0
If our strikers don't start hitting the onion bag with more regularity we will end up in the same position as Crewe.....NOT in the Championship next season!!!!!
RedSmedDownUnder
20/02/2007 10:17:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Al Hasawi Agrees Forest Sale?

It's being reported this evening that Fawaz Al Hasawi has agreed terms on the sale of Nottingham Forest to new a new owner - the often speculated Evangelos Marinakis.

Lichaj The Supporters Winner

Full back Eric Lichaj may have doubts over his future at the club with no new deal secured yet, but he's a winner in the eyes of the Nottingham Forest fans.

Warburton Focused On QPR

Manager Mark Warburton has challenged the Nottingham Forest players to hold their nerve and secure safety in this weekend's tie against Queens Park Rangers.

Worrall Ready For QPR

Youngster Joe Worrall has said that he feels the Nottingham Forest boys are ready for the battle that will be Queens Park Rangers this weekend.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Queens Park Rangers v Nottingham Forest
Suggested By:
Forest win45%
QPR win10%
Draw40%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
P Newcastle 45 28 7 10 91 42
3 Huddersfield 44 25 6 13 81 3
4 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
5 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 44 16 13 15 61 2
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 45 16 11 18 59 -4
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 44 15 10 19 55 -3
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2017 12:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Pope John XXIII378
2.Calvin Plummer227
3.LyttleByLyttle194
4.Apollyon192
5.orbitalforest176
6.mao tse tung142
7.the jock116
8.Sniffer Dog112
9.Old Red Fart102
10.da fuq100
Vital Football Comment