Luke Norris ready for the start of the season following convincing midweek win over Faversham

Luke Norris says he can’t wait for the season to start when Gills take on MK Dons next Saturday.

, and after getting 90 minutes under his belt against Faversham the forward is ready to get started.Brentford on a two-year contractNorris has netted twice for his new club during pre-season having joined from newly promoted Championship side

He said: “I can’t wait for the season to start, pre-season has been rapid so I’m eager to get going.

“It was my first 90 minutes and I felt good; everyone now has that so we’ll go again on Saturday and then going into MK Dons we’ll be quite fit.”

, the striker was adamant the team could have had more.Gills went on to win 6-1Norris levelled things up at Salters Lane by scoring from a Bradley Dack corner, and although

He added: “We did well to score six but if players had made better decisions in squaring passes we could have had a few more, but it is what we needed and what we deserved.

“It was good to get a goal; I quite like being on the keeper on the corners - he didn’t bring a defender in and soon realised that was a mistake because after that he always did.

“If all your forwards are scoring then that’s great because it’s what you’re based on. The competition is good and if we’re all firing then that will make it a fun season.”