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TAYLOR: WE CAN'T RELAX

11 March 2014

Peter Taylor says players must keep digging in as Gills look to clinch three more points against Coventry

Peter Taylor says his players cannot afford to relax as the Gills look to guarantee league safety.


and six points clear of the relegation zone, but the Manager says there is a bit of work to do yet to avoid a nervous conclusion to the season.Sky Bet League One in Gillingham in to 14th place over Crawley on Saturday put 1-0 winThe


He said: “All of a sudden one weekend can change that [the table] so you can never ever relax.


“Of course the results have been good for us but we still have a bit to do.


but facts are facts and we lost three on the spin so it made Saturday very important.Sheffield United at home I didn’t think was fair, we played well and I felt we deserved something out of Oldham defeat“The


“That’s where players do get edgy and nervous because they know how important the win is so sometimes that pass that may go wrong all of a sudden could cost us but the players showed good character, we didn’t show enough quality as I would have liked.


“We defended too much because we didn’t ask enough questions but that is totally the opposite of what has happened in the last three matches.”


Steven Pressley’s men visit Priestfield.Peter is looking forward to the challenge that Coventry will pose on Tuesday evening, and is hoping for a repeat result when


He said: “I’m delighted because we now have another game here against Coventry; we know the Bayo situation where he probably struggles to do two in two even though he is working so hard at his fitness.


“For him to just play 25 minutes he will be fine for Tuesday if selected. There are a couple of others which may surprise people but I wanted more width in the team Saturday.


“It will be another big game and I’m just delighted we have got to 41 points, that’s good for us and great for the club and players.


“We have got back to winning ways; hopefully we can perform and get another result. If it means that we don’t perform as well as we would like but we get three points because we have ground out another result then I will certainly take that.


“I think it’s the stage of the season where I would really love to go in the changing room after the game and say how well they have played, but give me three points first of all and I will then work the rest out.”


here.Peter’s post match interview from the Coventry game can be seen


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