Date: 4th April 2014 at 10:47pm
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Manager Neal Ardley has said that he’s looking for a repeat of the levels we showed in our last home match against Cheltenham Town when we face Bristol Rovers tomorrow.

Speaking to the Official Site ahead of the game, the gaffer admitted that with various injuries we have to contend with and the recalling of Michael Collins by Scunthorpe United, he also said it was time for other players to decide they have had long enough to wait for their chance and really make the most of it if called upon.

‘We’re looking for similar statistics with our attacking performance again and that’s what we’ve been trying to work towards. If we can avoid falling behind and start well then that will be a big plus. We are trying to make it about us. I always make sure we know about the opposition, ut it’s about our performance levels. We have three home games left and we want to try and play well in all of those.’

The gaffer goes on to say that he feels our home form this campaign has weighed in on the players and not helped us, kind of like an Achilles Heel scenario where it’s always lurked at the back of their minds and held them back, so he’s really hoping the fantastic victory over Cheltenham will have put paid to that and allow us to play with more freedom and desire and end our home campaign on a high over the coming few games, and he also adds that to him as been as evident with the players as it has been with the fans, so he’s hoping they will come into this one with more hope and optimism and that it will help the players give them something else to shout about.

As for team selections and injuries, obviously we are without Collins now who was recalled and the gaffer admits that this is a disappointment for him as he believed he was looking very strong for us, but ultimately that’s the risk you take when loaning players.

‘Sammy and Michael are two midfielders that have been mainstays in there for the last six or seven games. I’m disappointed to lose Michael, he was excellent at Northampton. But look at it now and Peter Sweeney, Harry Pell and Jake Nicholson should be saying that they’ve waited for their turns and will not let us down.’

We do have Danny Hylton and Jack Midson back for the game though so we do have options upfront especially, but Andy Frampton is a doubt with a calf injury and skipper Alan Bennett will also have to be assessed late after picking up a knock.

Darren Jones is another who we can welcome back though, but again on the flipside we have lost Sammy Moore to a two match suspension for ten yellow cards.

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