Queens Park Rangers - Sousa Still Believes
UK time is: 09:36:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sousa Still Believes

Vital QPR - Breaking News
JavaScript must be enabled for the RSS Scrollbox Widget to work.


Paulo Sousa has once again refused to rule out a playoff push in the light of a stalemate against Southampton.

The goalless draw in St Mary`s marked nine games without a win for Rangers and no goals in four games, but the R`s boss believes that his side are capable of a late push.

Sousa spoke to QPR.co.uk following the disappoint display on the south coast.

He said: 'Until the maths gives us other ideas, we will keep believing, keep thinking, keep working and keep motivating our players to try and reach the top-six.

'But, the board have expectations and I have expectations and next season we will be stronger and more focused on achieving promotion.'


Despite once again drawing a blank in front of goal Sousa was pleased with the amount of chances created - one of the positives he could draw from the game.

The other were the debuts of youngsters Antonio German and Adel Taarabt, the latter on loan from Tottenham Hotspur - something which Sousa believed was a major positive.

'We had a 17 year-old, a 19 year-old and a lot of other young players and that fills me with great belief." said Sousa.

'Antonio and Adel (Taarabat) are very good prospects, but they are still young and will need time to gel.

'The fact we came here, to a tough place, and got a clean sheet and a point with such a young side is very positive.'


Rangers will now face Swansea City on Tuesday night in a rearranged fixture as they look to stifle the Swans promotion push.

We want to know YOUR thoughts!

To have your say you can comment in the space provided below, or chat about it on the forum.





For the very latest Championship odds

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

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

The journalist

Writer: Boxer Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday March 14 2009

Time: 8:00PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
i thought he was going to turn out to be a great manager for you but im not so sure now.
bluemooner_mcfc
Report Abuse
15/03/2009 20:21:00

i thought he was going to turn out to be a great manager for you but im not so sure now.
bluemooner_mcfc
Report Abuse
15/03/2009 20:21:00

He will do given time - if you see what he's trying to do.
Boxer
Report Abuse
16/03/2009 07:27:00

He will do given time - if you see what he's trying to do.
Boxer
Report Abuse
16/03/2009 07:27:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

The Supporters Summit - QPR (Friday July 3 2015)

QPR 'Reject 12m Bid' (Friday July 3 2015)

Defender Pens New Deal (Friday July 3 2015)

Ehmer Joins Gills (Thursday July 2 2015)

QPR Net German Forward (Thursday July 2 2015)

Harriman Signs New Deal (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Faurlin Pens New Deal (Tuesday June 23 2015)

QPR Kick Off At Charlton (Wednesday June 17 2015)

Archived Queens Park Rangers Articles

List All Vital QPR Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Bees Close In On Chelsea Midfielder
Brentford : 04/07/2015 09:15:00
Fulham To Make Bid For Tarkowski?
Brentford : 04/07/2015 09:05:01
LUFC More players that will not be joining Leeds this season
Leeds Utd : 04/07/2015 08:16:01
LUFC Redfearn leaving Leeds
Leeds Utd : 04/07/2015 08:01:00
LUFC On This Day - July 4th
Leeds Utd : 04/07/2015 07:38:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where should QPR strengthen?
Suggested By:  Admin
Goalkeeper 4%
Defence 53%
Midfield 0%
Attack 43%