Vital Football

Latest QPR News

Sousa's position not at risk

Sousa's position not at risk

The following is a translation of an article that first appeared on the web site of the portuguese football journal 'A Bola on line' late on Friday last week.


Even with Queen's Park Rangers in the middle of the Championship league table, the Portuguese coach Paulo Sousa did not feel his position is at risk and says the aim is to create a solid team to fight for promotion to the top flight of English football next season.



'From the outset, the objective was to prepare a solid team for next season and then struggling to climb up the Championship. My contract is not only for this season. The owners bought the club two years ago with the aim of fighting for promotion to the top flight in the third season," recalled Paulo Sousa, who took command of the technical team last November.



The London team currently occupies the 11th place of the Championship and is increasingly further from the possibility of securing a place in the play-offs:


'Today the team is in the middle of the table without some major players who are injured. In pre-season, when they are recovered, we will reflect on the need to make a step forward. The aim is to start well next season and keep us on top of the table until the end.'






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.







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

Writer:Lenny367
Date:Tuesday March 17 2009
Time: 4:48PM

Comments

0
I just hope n pray Sousa really IS given the pre-season - and next season - to do what he seems to think he's contracted to do (get us up next season!!)
sandydl
17/03/2009 16:59:00
0
I just hope n pray Sousa really IS given the pre-season - and next season - to do what he seems to think he's contracted to do (get us up next season!!)
sandydl
17/03/2009 16:59:00
0
its hard to call coz he aint been there long enough but i can see whats going on because it mirrors the situation at city with hughes really.
bluemooner_mcfc
17/03/2009 19:45:00
0
its hard to call coz he aint been there long enough but i can see whats going on because it mirrors the situation at city with hughes really.
bluemooner_mcfc
17/03/2009 19:45:00
0
Nice work Lenny interesting read.
Boxer
17/03/2009 23:50:00
0
Nice work Lenny interesting read.
Boxer
17/03/2009 23:50:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew’s Threat to Haye

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

Washington Seals QPR Win

GOALS from strike duo Matt Smith and Conor Washington sealed a much-needed home win over Wigan Athletic.

Rangers had found Loftus Road a tricky place to play this season, with only four home wi

Team News - QPR v Wigan Athletic

Holloway names an unchanged team for the visit of the Latics

One to Watch - Omar Bogle

Ryan Forrester profiles this evening's One to Watch - Omar Bogle

Football League - Fixture Day & 2017/18 Key Dates

The Football League have released the key dates for the coming 2017/18 season, and the all important fixtures will be released on Wednesday June 21 at 9am.

Archived Vital QPR Articles

Vital QPR articles from
As featured on NewsNow:Queens Park Rangers newsQueens Park RangersNews 24/7

Site Journalists

Boxer
Editor email
Profile
sandydl
no email
Profile
Superhoop50
no email
Profile
danielqpr
no email
Profile
JackSupple
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v Wigan
Suggested By:
Smithies18%
Furlong0%
Onuoha0%
Hall0%
Lynch16%
Bidwell0%
Wszolek0%
Manning16%
Freeman0%
Washington0%
Smith0%
LuaLua50%
Ngbakoto0%
Sylla0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
8 Fulham 31 13 10 8 49 15
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 31 9 5 17 32 -4
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Queens Park Rangers Results (view all)

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Cardiff City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Leeds United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 31 2017 7:45PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Breaking League News

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Uncredibale Hulk37
2.QPR4Me17
3.Boxer2
The Vital Football Members League