It’s easy at times this season to forget we’re a newly promoted side in the Premier League when you hear pundits and other fans talk about us, writes LUTV presenter Emma Jones.
It’s easy at times this season to forget we’re a newly promoted side in the Premier League when you hear pundits and other fans talk about us. The majority of this squad were part of the title winning team in the Championship and yet, in less than six months, we’re being directly compared with established and big spending top-flight clubs.
Remembering how far we’ve come so quickly only makes our current position in the table even sweeter.
The accomplishment of reaching 35 points in 25 games would be good enough for any newly promoted side, but doing it in the way we have done it hasn’t gone unnoticed.
What makes us so appealing to the neutrals is our desire to go for it in every game.
No team in the division has drawn fewer games than us. Just twice have we picked up a single point and that proves just what you can achieve with belief and purpose.
It also means at no time have we sat back and settled for a result.
We go to the very end. Exhilarating for us and no doubt exciting for the neutral as we shake up their expectations of a ‘mid-table clash