Simmo’s 6 Foot Soldiers Aiming For 3rd

The Imps were a little unfortunate to find themselves down to 8th after bossing Barnet FC for long periods.  But with Southport travelling poorly and Luton Town losing 2-0 to Wrexham FC, two games in five days could see us third with the Lincoln Loco promotion journey gathering some steam. Then its a trip to the Bulls with Hyde at home on the Saturday.

Rose Tinted sees us going top at home against Hyde in two weeks time.


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The 574 Imps – thats absolutely fantastic support and belief for a 3 hour trip – had to wait until the last kick of the game, but they  kept the faith until Nolan raised the North Stand roof to nick a point. It was no more than the team deserved and the six-foot soldiers will look to get three points tomorrow to set them up for a massive encounter at Kenilworth Road on Saturday. Win that and get a point or more at Hereford, then we can certainly get the Lincoln Loco out of  the engine shed!

The morale in the dressing room is sky high with the squad determined to restore the faith at Sincil Bank. The Imps have won three and lost one at home and will want strengthen the Fortress to put an even broader smile on the faces of the fans who have backed them so passionately away from home.  The manager and the players feel they need fear no one in the division, confident they can match and exceed anyone on their day.

Fairhurst could return after a virus and Nick Wright could start, Yussuf is still struggling suggesting he could yet win or lose his fight to sustain a living out of the game.  Nolan, Rowe and Neutron bomb Newton will doubtless be doubly determined to get one over on their ex-Hatter colleague Hattersley.  Tomlinson looks due for a goal or two after another battling performance at The New Hive. The lad is only just trailing Boyce in the foul charts such is the work-rate being put in throughout the squad.

Come on Imps, someone has been due a hiding, so get yourselves out in numbers at home because it could be tomorrow.

The Road ahead &  results so far

Date Home   Away Att
Sat 10/8/13 Woking  0-0 Lincoln City  Att 1845
 REPORT Imps 370
Tue 13/10/13 Lincoln City  1-0 Macclesfield T  Att 2386
 REPORT Rowe 26 Imps2313
Sat 17/8/13 Lincoln City  2-1 Forest Green R Att 2290 
 REPORT Fairhurst 26 & 85 Barry 19 Imps2244
Sat 24/7/13 Cambridge United  1-0 Lincoln City  Att 3022
 REPORT   Berry 41 Imps 447
Mon 26/8/13 Lincoln City  2-0 Wrexham  Att 2610
 REPORT  Thomlinson 37 & 82 Imps2385
Sat 31/8/13 Dartford  1-2 Lincoln City Att 1386 
 REPORT Thomlinson 21, Boyce 33   Bradbrook 59 Imps 265
Sat 7/9/13 Lincoln City  0-1 Salisbury ATT 2646
REPORT 40 McPhee Imps2614
Sat 14/9/13 Barnet  1-1 Lincoln City  Att 1913
REPORT Marsh-Brown 56 Nolan 95  Imps 574
Tue 17/9/13 Lincoln City Southport
Sat 21/9/13 Luton Town Lincoln City
Tue 24/9/13 Hereford Lincoln City
Sat 28/9/13 Lincoln City Hyde



Posted on September 16, 2013, in Writers - Rose Tinted and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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