UK time is: 10:42:52
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

New Boy Targets Top Six

You join a club because you have ambition, you want the club to match that and visa versa.

Brian Wilson, fresh from his signing of a two-year contract with Oldham on Tuesday, feels that the club are heading in the right direction and can match the ambition that he has going forward.

Wilson and Oldham boss Lee Johnson go back some years having played alongside each other at Bristol City and it was that previous and the fact that he knows Johnson's 'a winner' that made him want to sign for Oldham.

'Pushing up the league' is what he wants to do and says that he believes he can achieve this at Boundary Park, which is why he signed instead of staying with Colchester United, who waned to keep him.

Mike Jones said that he wants to push for promotion and that is what the 31-year-old is looking for too and doesn't see why a play-off place, at least, isn't possible next season.

Wilson told the official website: 'There is no reason why we can't finish in the top six. I played against the team last season and they were very hard to break down

'They give you very few chances and when they do get the lead, it's hard to break them down. Leyton Orient just missed out on promotion last season when they missed out in the play-offs so there is no reason why Oldham can't do that.'

If all share the attitude, and enthusiasm of Wilson, then I can't see why Oldham can't be nearer to the summit of the league 1 table than the bottom of it, in particular if the form continues as it ended last season.

This site is looking for bloggers, so if a fan can offer us a genuine opinion from someone that supports them we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing
***CLICK HERE***

Join The Vital Debate




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: Oldham Admin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday June 11 2014

Time: 6:47PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Oldham Athletic Articles

Two In And Two Out On Deadline Day (Thursday November 27 2014)

Wilkinson Return Unlikely (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Stats: Oldham v Preston (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Oldham Release Montano Statement (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Mills - We Deserved The Point (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Nothing But Praise From Johnson (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Team News: Oldham v Preston North End (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Montano To Sue! (Tuesday November 25 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
Sheff Utd 1 - 1 Oldham
Oldham 1 - 1 Crawley
Bristol City 1 - 0 Oldham
Oldham 2 - 1 Bradford
Oldham 4 - 1 Coventry
Chesterfield 1 - 1 Oldham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Notts County 17 8 5 4 8 29
7. Rochdale 18 8 3 7 11 27
8. Peterborough 18 8 3 7 5 27
9. Oldham 18 6 9 3 5 27
10. Fleetwood 18 7 4 7 2 25
11. Chesterfield 18 6 6 6 0 24
12. Bradford 18 6 5 7 -1 23

Breaking League News

Posh v Bristol City - Sky Bet League One Preview
Peterborough : 28/11/2014 10:04:00
Johnson Signs Eaves On Loan
Yeovil : 27/11/2014 22:00:00
O'Grady Joins On Loan
Sheff Utd : 27/11/2014 21:53:00
Hill Pleased With A Point
Rochdale : 27/11/2014 21:38:00
Nimely Joins Vale
Port Vale : 27/11/2014 21:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

JPT - Preston MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Etheridge 0%
Kusunga 0%
Wilson 0%
Dieng 0%
Mills 0%
Tidser 0%
Winchester 0%
Jones 0%
Dayton 0%
Philliskirk 0%
Poleon 0%
Sub - Kelly 0%
Sub - Wilson 0%
Sub - Forte 0%