UK time is: 18:35:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

An Excellent Performance - Johnson

Manager Lee Johnson has said that Oldham's performance in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy against Notts County last night was 'excellent'.

Oldham went behind in the game, but then fought back to hold a two one lead going into the half time break, and then added a further three goals in the second half to take the area quarter final five one on the night.

Speaking to the Official Site following the game, Johnson couldn't have been more happy with the efforts of the players especially as we more than put the league defeat by them behind us as well as securing passage through to the next round.

'It was an excellent performance and I was very pleased with how we played. What was nice about our goals was that they were controlled. We were getting into areas and not just blazing it. There were two or three goals which were really nice.'

As for Man of the Match Danny Philliskirk, the gaffer said he more than deserved the recognition owing to his overall performance and not just his brace on the night because he thought his general play was 'exceptional'.

Obviously now Johnson hopes we can take that type of victory into the league to really give us a further boost now.

As for the sending off of 18 year old Jordan Bove, the gaffer is happy to put that down to 'youthful exuberance' this time, however he doesn't expect to see such a rash challenge again in the future from the player as he continues his development.




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: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 13 2013

Time: 4:54PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Oldham Athletic Articles

Johnson Angry With Exit (Monday December 8 2014)

Oldham 0-1 Doncaster Rovers (Sunday December 7 2014)

Stats: Oldham v Doncaster (Saturday December 6 2014)

Team News: Oldham v Doncaster Rovers (Friday December 5 2014)

Johnson - Doncaster Will Be Tough (Thursday December 4 2014)

Brown Extends Loan Spell (Tuesday December 2 2014)

Oldham Deny Evans Claims (Monday December 1 2014)

Professional Showing Delights Johnson (Monday December 1 2014)

Rochdale 0-3 Oldham (Monday December 1 2014)

Stats: Rochdale v Oldham (Saturday November 29 2014)

Archived Oldham Athletic Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
MK Dons 7 - 0 Oldham
Oldham 0 - 4 Yeovil
Rochdale 0 - 3 Oldham
Sheff Utd 1 - 1 Oldham
Oldham 1 - 1 Crawley
Bristol City 1 - 0 Oldham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Notts County 20 8 7 5 5 31
8. Bradford 21 8 6 7 2 30
9. Peterborough 21 9 3 9 2 30
10. Oldham 21 7 9 5 -3 30
11. Chesterfield 21 7 7 7 0 28
12. Fleetwood 21 7 6 8 1 27
13. Walsall 21 6 9 6 1 27

Breaking League News

Waterfall Seeks Mansfield Stay
Scunthorpe : 21/12/2014 16:27:00
Harry Agombar Returns To Swindon Town
Swindon : 21/12/2014 16:23:00
Taylor Hits Back
Gillingham : 21/12/2014 16:17:00
SkyBet League One Round Up
Swindon : 21/12/2014 16:15:00
Swindon : 21/12/2014 16:10:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

FA - Doncaster MotM
Suggested By:  Boundary Lad
Kenny 1%
Kusunga 33%
Mills 0%
Wilson 0%
Elokobi 0%
Winchester 0%
Kelly 0%
Philliskirk 33%
Johnson 0%
Ibehre 0%
Forte 0%
Sub - Poleon 0%
Sub - Morgan-Smith 33%