Vital Football

Latest Walsall FC News

Half term report Lincoln City

Half term report Lincoln City

Lincoln City
Another one which I have to admit I got wrong I predicted a season of rebuilding following the departures of Keith Alexander and some key players. I was unsure if Mark Stallard was the answer upfront following his performances at Shrewsbury, his goals for tally and Lincolns points tally have proved me wrong.
The question now is will it be Champions, automatic promotion or play offs. At one point they were top of the league and it looked like no one would catch them. Then they were hit by some inconsistency that cost them dear. What caused these blips I am not sure but if it was a reaction to the pressure then I fear for there ability to close off the season in a top three spot. A repeat of the form that saw them lose all the November games would be unthinkable, recent form has shown an upturn and points from there next games against Wycombe Saturday and MK Dons on 8/1/07 will be crucial to confidence. I would also expect them to be busy in the transfer market during January, Up front will need cover as will over areas as injuries and suspensions hit second half of the season.
However I see Play offs for the Imps and they could well be the team to beat.


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

Writer:Jorge's Jottings
Date:Sunday December 31 2006
Time: 7:28AM

Comments

0
I bet Lincoln aren't hoping for the playoffs after recent seasons....
SeasideEssexXile
31/12/2006 09:12:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Walsall Articles

No timescale on O'Connor injury

The injury to James O'Connor saw him miss the first two friendlies

Whitney pleased with Villa draw

An encouraging 2nd pre-season friendly for the Saddlers

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

A change of blame

A look at the continuing uphill struggle faced by manager Jon Whitney.

Archived Vital Saddlers Articles

Vital Saddlers articles from

Site Journalists

TP1992
Editor email
Profile
Kev
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where Will Walsall Finish?
Suggested By:
Automatic Promotion8%
Play Offs20%
Mid Table Medicority49%
Relegation23%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Walsall Results (view all)

Write for Vital Football