Vital Football

Latest QPR News

Jim Lauds Ugly Win

Jim Lauds Ugly Win

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


Queens Park Rangers manager Jim Magilton believes Rangers class shone through as they were able to grind out a result at Hillsborough.

Rangers beat Sheffield Wednesday courtesy of a Kaspars Gorkšs header eight minutes from time, after surrendering an earlier lead.

Jermaine Johnson's effort off the post pegged back the opener from Jay Simpson only a few minutes previously as the game was finely poised going into the closing stages.

Magilton told QPR.co.uk that his side's ability to grind out the result was a particular delight to the R's boss and his staff.

'It was an ugly win, but that's just as satisfying for me and the rest of the lads in the dressing room as it is winning four or five,' said Jim.

'We've got an awful lot of credit this year for our attacking prowess, but today we had to dig in and the lads showed they have the quality to do that.

'Make no mistake about it, Hillsborough is a very difficult place to come and get a result.

'We knew we'd have to weather a storm with them kicking towards The Kop in the second half, but despite a few scares, we stood up to them and in the end our class shone through from the set-piece.'


While admitting his surprise that Rangers haven't shown their killer instinct from more set-pieces this season, he was all-together happy with the victory.

He was quick to quell talk of promotion however, believing that Rangers are by no means home and hosed when it comes to their displays.

'We're by no means the finished article - not by a long stretch,' Jim continued.

'However, this is a very significant result for us and I couldn't be more delighted.'

Jim now has an extra week to rally his troops and prepare them for the trip to Doncaster Rovers following the international break.

To read Brian Laws' comments Click Here >>>

Match Report >>>

Match Stats >>>





Have your say on The Forum

Follow us on Twitter

Vital QPR on Facebook




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

Writer:Boxer
Date:Sunday November 8 2009
Time: 11:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

The Bowlescast Part 2 - QPR Podcast

In the second part of the special Stan Bowles podcast, The Loftcast team in a collaboration with popular QPR fans podcast 'Open All R's', look ahead to the Stan Bowles..

Would QPR FC Take Any Notice If Fans Mentioned...?

The summer transfer window is well underway (really??). The club has as of today's date brought in two players and shipped out three.

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

Feng Shui Appears At QPR

The article headline is correct and is no April Fool - Feng Shui has arrived at Queens Park Rangers Football Club.

Archived Vital QPR Articles

Vital QPR articles from

Site Journalists

Hoops
Editor email
Profile
Boxer
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How optimistic are you feeling about next season?
Suggested By: Hoops
Win the Championship4%
Finish in a play-off position16%
Reach a cup competition final0%
We'll win nothing80%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Results (view all)

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Uncredibale Hulk30
2.Hoops18
3.dustman7
4.Badbackjohn4
5.southernhoop1
6.sandydl1
7.qprharrod1
8.QPR4Me1
9.jezza991
10.jdqpr18821
Write for Vital Football