West Bromwich Albion - Swansea Has To Be Our Turning Point - Mel
UK time is: 16:15:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Swansea Has To Be Our Turning Point - Mel

Head coach Pepe Mel has said that Albion must ensure that the victory over Swansea last weekend is now our turning point this season and that we continue to strive forward and build on those all important three points in our coming games.

Speaking to wba.co.uk Mel knows the victory was a great statement of how together the team are because we were missing some key players in the shape of Chris Brunt, Morgan Amalfitano, Claudio Yacob and Billy Jones and of course as we head towards the next match we are also now without Jonas Olsson who is beginning a two match ban for picking up ten yellow cards this campaign.

'I hope the win can be the turning point because confidence is the most important thing. For the players the most important thing is to win, now in the changing room they are happy. For the players it was important because the players are together all week with me.'

Mel goes on to say that he was delighted for the players because they have placed a lot of trust in him as a new man at the club, and they have been very encouraging of him with their efforts and endeavours on the pitch so he was delighted to see that finally come to fruition with a good win, especially as we had to come from behind in the game to get all three points.

Goalkeeper Ben Foster also heaped praise on his colleagues following their showing against Swansea, equally talking up the spirit within the camp.

'It was a really big win, it's a tough place to go whoever you are. To come away with three points, given our recent form, is a very nice feeling. We showed great spirit to get the win.'

Vital West Brom on: facebook

Vital West Brom on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate

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

The Journalist

Writer: Baggy Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday March 17 2014

Time: 9:00PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Brunt Misses West Ham (Monday November 23 2015)

Pulis & Evans Talk Arsenal Win (Monday November 23 2015)

Audio - Pulis On Arsenal Victory (Saturday November 21 2015)

Stats: WBA v Arsenal (Saturday November 21 2015)

West Brom v Arsenal - Team Line Ups (Saturday November 21 2015)

Pulis On Berahino, Chester & Arsenal (Friday November 20 2015)

Turn Up Early For Arsenal (Friday November 20 2015)

Audio - Pulis Talks Arsenal & Berahino (Friday November 20 2015)

The West Bromwich Albion Injury Table.. (Friday November 20 2015)

Archived West Bromwich Albion Articles

List All Vital Baggies Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
WBA 2 - 1 Arsenal
Newcastle 2 - 0 WBA
WBA 2 - 3 Leicester City
Norwich 0 - 1 WBA
WBA 1 - 0 Sunderland
Crystal Palace 2 - 0 WBA

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Liverpool 13 5 5 3 2 20
10. Crystal Palace 13 6 1 6 1 19
11. Stoke 13 5 4 4 -1 19
12. WBA 13 5 2 6 -5 17
13. Watford 13 4 4 5 -2 16
14. Swansea 13 3 5 5 -4 14
15. Chelsea 13 4 2 7 -6 14

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Mourinho and Costa in Bust Up?
Chelsea : 25/11/2015 12:57:01
Two Wins on the Bounce?
Chelsea : 25/11/2015 12:51:00
Infographic - Man City With And Without Key Duo
Man City : 25/11/2015 11:50:01
Burchy's View - Sunderland (h)
Crystal Palace : 25/11/2015 11:42:00
Mourinho Lambastes Maccabi Pitch!
Chelsea : 25/11/2015 11:32:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Arsenal MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Myhill 18%
Dawson 0%
Evans 16%
Olsson 0%
Brunt 0%
Fletcher 0%
Yacob 0%
Morrison 0%
Sessegnon 0%
McClean 66%
Rondon 0%
Sub - Gardner 0%
Sub - Berahino 0%
Sub - Lambert 0%