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Steve: "Aim Is To Increase That Cushion"

20 February 2015

Boss wants his players to bounce back at Barnsley

after Scunthorpe defeated Chesterfield on the same place in League One if we had managed to win at Doncaster on Tuesday. Instead, Richie Wellens’ last minute winner at the Keepmoat Stadium meant we actually dropped a place to 18thSteve Davis has told the club’s official web-site that the comfort of mid-table security is there for his players to grab. The Railwaymen’s remarkable turnaround could have seen us move into 13

That is how tight things are in League One and although we currently have a seven point cushion away from the bottom four.

Ahead of our trip to Oakwell, Steve Davis told us: “Tuesday night was a re-arranged game from earlier in the year but we couldn’t play it then because Doncaster were still involved in the FA Cup.

place in the table and that would have been a fantastic jump for us. th“It was a bonus game if you like and the lads put a lot of effort into trying to get something out of the game. If we had won then that would have taken us to 13

“It is still achievable and we can still get to that. We have got to remain positive and look forward to the game this weekend.

“The group have a right to feel confident. We are in good form and they have done exceptionally well to have that seven point cushion. Now we need to push on and expand the gap further.”

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