So the pace is set and, after a bit of cat and mouse earlier in the week, the players have settled into their new surroundings. Cook has worked with the team increasing their fitness levels, offering players a chance to showcase their skills.
By half time the team had certainly lived up to the boss’s expectations, performing to the best of their ability and in training they have demonstrated their tactics for the big game.
Morale is high on and off the pitch and the team have been heard singing in the dressing room ‘We love you city’ a sound that lingers throughout the stadium.
Historic moments are constantly bursting out across the pitch, and everyone is caught up with the euphoria of the big game. As the final whistle blows at the end of the week the goals are reflected in the score line.