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Andrew: We've generated momentum

5 September 2013

Striker Calvin Andrew believes that our team have generated momentum in recent weeks, which will stand us in good stead for the rest of the campaign.

Following the opening day loss at Scunthorpe United, our side are now unbeaten in four matches and currently sit on the fringes of the League Two Play-Off zone.

“We’ve picked up momentum and we want to continue like a ‘rolling stone’, where we keep going through the games, winning them, and picking up points,” said Andrew.

“I’ve started slowly, but I’m building up momentum too. I feel good, I feel fit and it’s just a matter of knocking one into the net now.

“For any striker, it feels like a slight ‘monkey on the back’, but as soon as you get your first goal in a season, they ‘come along like London buses’.

“My career has been plagued with injuries, so this is my opportunity to try and show people what I’m about. In football, you are always trying to prove yourself.”

Andrew, who won promotion from League Two with Port Vale last term, also believes that Saturday’s match at Newport County will be a good indicator of our progress.

He continued: “The fact that both teams have made a good start shows that the jump between the two divisions [League Two and Conference Premier] isn’t that great.

“I don’t really tend to think about rivals. We take it every game as it comes and from what I’ve seen so far, there is no reason why we shouldn’t beat anyone in this league.

“We’ve got the squad, we’ve got the set-up and we’ve got the backing to do it. We’re confident that we can beat most teams in this league, and we’re willing to prove it.”

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