Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Samba Thinks Rovers Can Hit Top 10

Samba Thinks Rovers Can Hit Top 10

Chris Samba is of the belief that Rovers can hit the top 10 this season if they play their cards right.

Rovers destiny is for the first time in ages, back in their own hands and that is down to the results churned out by the team over the last few months.

Samba, speaking to rovers.co.uk - "Maybe we can be surprised in a good way by where we can finish. Now we have our destiny in our hands so it is up to us.

"You can still finish 10th or 9th, that is the hope for us. It has been a difficult year for us but the end of the day you could be 9th having been in the relegation battle. It is a strange season.

"We will look in front of us and the focus is that 11th place is just three points above us. We can almost touch it so now we look to get there in the next game. We want our next journey to be that top 10."

I personally feel we should abandon this sort of thinking and do the one thing that matters - staying in the league.

Anything else, whilst great, is simply a bonus.



For the very latest Premier League odds

Free £15 bet when you spend £5 on The New Football Pools




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

Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Wednesday March 18 2009
Time: 10:22AM

Comments

0
I love the confidence but I think we need to ake sure of safety before thinking of anythig like this.
Mikey D
18/03/2009 10:25:00
0
I love the confidence but I think we need to ake sure of safety before thinking of anythig like this.
Mikey D
18/03/2009 10:25:00
0
Too true - I saw Spud's own Jonny Woodgate telling the press he thought Spuds would qualify for Europe this year. Reality check.
Money4midfield
18/03/2009 11:42:00
0
Too true - I saw Spud's own Jonny Woodgate telling the press he thought Spuds would qualify for Europe this year. Reality check.
Money4midfield
18/03/2009 11:42:00
0
I know what you mean Mikey, but I think it's good to make a positive target rather than looking over your shoulder. However, I would prefer he'd said this when we are more than one point above the drop!
FreidelNo.1
18/03/2009 13:27:00
0
I know what you mean Mikey, but I think it's good to make a positive target rather than looking over your shoulder. However, I would prefer he'd said this when we are more than one point above the drop!
FreidelNo.1
18/03/2009 13:27:00
0
I think your right FN1 in that it is the timing of the comment but I cant fault him for positivity... how many times have I got pulled up for being overly positive?!
Mikey D
18/03/2009 18:57:00
0
I think your right FN1 in that it is the timing of the comment but I cant fault him for positivity... how many times have I got pulled up for being overly positive?!
Mikey D
18/03/2009 18:57:00
0
if we take out west ham and tottenham, we can finish top 10 for sure. let's rack up some wins!
dominator2800
18/03/2009 19:26:00
0
if we take out west ham and tottenham, we can finish top 10 for sure. let's rack up some wins!
dominator2800
18/03/2009 19:26:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Stats: Blackburn v Huddersfield Town

All the stats from Blackburn (1) vs (1) Huddersfield Town, Ewood Park, 3/12/16 Att: 12034

Blackburn Rovers v Huddersfield Town - Team Sheets

Blackburn are at Ewood Park with Huddersfield the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Blackburn v Huddersfield - Follow Live On Twitter

Blackburn are at Ewood Park with Huddersfield the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

FA Cup Ball Numbers Known (3/12/16)

With FA Cup second round ties taking place this weekend, the ball numbers for the third round draw of the competition have now been allocated.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Huddersfield MotM
Suggested By:
Steele0%
Nyambe0%
Lenihan100%
Mulgrew0%
Williams0%
Feeney0%
Lowe0%
Evans0%
Conway0%
Graham0%
Gallagher0%
Sub - Emnes0%
Sub - Bennett0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 19 13 1 5 40 21
2 Brighton 19 11 6 2 39 17
3 Reading 19 10 4 5 34 1
4 Leeds Utd 19 10 2 7 32 3
5 Birmingham 19 8 7 4 31 2
6 Sheff Wed 19 9 4 6 31 1
7 Norwich 19 9 3 7 30 4
8 Huddersfield 19 9 3 7 30 -3
9 Derby County 19 8 5 6 29 4
10 Fulham 19 7 7 5 28 9
11 Bristol City 19 8 3 8 27 4
12 Barnsley 19 7 4 8 25 3
13 Forest 19 7 4 8 25 1
14 Preston 19 7 4 8 25 1
15 Aston Villa 19 5 10 4 25 1
16 Ipswich 19 6 6 7 24 -2
17 Q.P.R. 19 6 5 8 23 -8
18 Brentford 19 6 4 9 22 -2
19 Burton 19 5 7 7 22 -4
20 Wolves 19 5 6 8 21 -3
21 Blackburn 19 5 5 9 20 -7
22 Cardiff 19 5 4 10 19 -12
23 Wigan 19 4 6 9 18 -5
24 Rotherham 19 1 4 14 7 -26
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 5:30PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Reading (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 31 2016 12:30PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Newcastle United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
The Vital Football Members League