Clark: It was just awful from start to finish20 August 2017
“The two late goals have papered over the cracks but there are a few positives. The performance of Joe Murphy, who kept the score line down. He was our best player on the pitch and the performance of young Tsun Dai – who was outstanding when he came on.
Clark: Defensively, we looked strong6 August 2017
“You always want to start the season with a win, and I am happy that we have. The clean sheet is a great start for us and defensively, we looked strong, we looked sound and we stopped Walsall from hurting us. Even though the basics of goalkeeping from Joe Murphy were of a high standard, he hasn’t had a lot of saves to make and that’s down to the work of the lads in front of him.”
Clark: Ready to go4 August 2017
The week before the first game of a new season is always a busy week for any football club but, for manager Lee Clark, he spent time reflecting on pre-season and showed his obvious disappointment with a couple of injury problems.