Date: 12th October 2014 at 8:02pm
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Manager Rob Edwards has admitted that it was a poor performance from us yesterday as we went down one nil to Plymouth at Prenton.

Speaking to the Official Site following another defeat, the gaffer used words like ‘dull’ and ‘slow’ to describe our performance in the first half and his frustration with our inability to play as he knows the players can is clearly growing.

‘I thought we were dull and too slow on our heels in the first half. We want bright players at the club and we’ve got people looking at the floor and turning their back on the ball. We were nowhere near good enough and I told them that at half time. If you start dull you’re asking for what you get.’

Edwards goes on to say that some players come out with credit though and he namechecks midfielder Jason Koumas who he says was ‘top class’ during the game, and he really got in the mix and ‘fought’ for the club in trying to make things happen but he knows a few others players went the ‘other way’ and tried to hide rather than rolling their sleeves up.

‘Whether I’m here or not, if you’ve got players in your side who don’t want the ball you’re trouble. I thought the star of the show was the supporters. They stuck with the team and were fantastic and I’d like to thank them for that.’

With him using that line about him being here or not, clearly Edwards feels we’re starting to get to crunch point in his first managerial job because he goes on to say that being bottom of the league we are in a ‘disastrous position’ and whilst he appreciates what the fans ‘think’ of him at the moment, he again took the opportunity to thank them for getting right behind the team once more even though the team aren’t giving them much to get behind.

‘Do I still want the job? Of course I do. Am I still proud to be manager? Of course I am. I asked the players, what are they going to do? This is the future of the club we’re talking about. They need to shape up and I need to shape up, otherwise it isn’t going to work.’