UK time is: 14:23:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

DRFC O'Connor - Confidence is high

Doncaster Rovers defender James O`Connor says confidence is high ahead of the game at Birmingham City on Saturday.

Rovers moved off the bottom of the championship last weekend with a win over top of the table Southampton and O`Connor says the confidence in the squad is as high as it has been in a long time. Speaking on the official website, O`Connor said, "I would say confidence is as high as it has been in a long time. The performance against Southampton was excellent."

Rovers now face a tricky test at Birmingham City on Saturday, a club who were in the Premier League just last season and won the Carling Cup.

Birmingham are currently trying to play catch up in the championship due to their involvement in the Europa League this season.

They are currently in fourteenth place but if they win their games in hand they will be just one point outside the play off places.

O`Connor is now hoping that the confidence in the squad can now be taken into the game at St Andrews on Saturday, "We will be looking to take this belief into the Birmingham game to pick up a point or hopefully all three," he continued.

Rovers are possibly travelling to Birmingham at a good time with the blues having lost twice in the week and having won just one of their last seven games.

A win for Rovers would still see them remain in the bottom two, with them currently four points behind third bottom Nottingham Forest.

Join The Vital Debate


Join Vital Doncaster Rovers!

With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!


You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the polls.

Vital is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.

So why not join Vital today?

It's easy to register here and enjoy getting involved

Message Board

To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Doncaster .


Bookmark and Share





Vital Doncaster on:
facebook



Vital Doncaster on:
twitter











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: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday December 9 2011

Time: 2:46PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Rovers unlucky at Swansea (Thursday January 22 2015)

DRFC Swansea City v Doncaster Rovers Teams (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Points shared at the Keepmoat (Tuesday January 20 2015)

DRFC Tyson to knock-out former club (Tuesday January 20 2015)

DRFC Rovers to floor the magpies? (Monday January 19 2015)

Archived Doncaster Rovers Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. 1879Rovers 80
2. DonnyEd 74
3. Dblido 7
4. DanB.DRFC 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Peterborough 26 10 4 12 -1 34
12. Notts County 25 9 7 9 -1 34
13. Oldham 25 8 10 7 -3 34
14. Doncaster 24 9 7 8 -3 34
15. Walsall 26 8 9 9 -2 33
16. Gillingham 27 8 7 12 -8 31
17. Coventry 27 7 9 11 -10 30

Breaking League News

Smith Backs His Troops To Shine
Walsall : 27/01/2015 13:53:00
Team News: Scunthorpe v MK Dons
Scunthorpe : 27/01/2015 09:49:00
Team News - Chesterfield v Crawley
Crawley : 27/01/2015 09:43:00
Bradshaw ''Its Something You Dream About As A Kid'
Walsall : 27/01/2015 08:31:00
2018 Euros Coming To Walsall?
Walsall : 27/01/2015 08:24:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match v Notts County?
Suggested By:  
Bywater 14%
Wabara 0%
McCullough 0%
Butler 25%
Stevens 0%
Keegan 12%
Coppinger 12%
Bennett 25%
Forrester 12%
Tyson 0%
Robinson 0%
Evina 0%
Main 0%