Date: 8th October 2007 at 12:10am
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Speaking to sky sports – who gave him the man of the match award – after Pompey’s 2-0 win over Fulham Sean Davis set his sights on a European place with Pompey at the end of the season.

This is something that so many players had spoken about prior to the season, with many of them still targeting this as it goes on, but something that Davis hopes that we can achieve having just missed out on this last year: ‘we missed out on Europe by goal difference last season and we would like to push on and get a European place, there would be a great atmosphere at Fratton Park’.

Seeing European football at Fortress Fratton would be fantastic and something that would fulfil most Pompey fans dreams.

Yep we still have a long, long way to go before we can achieve this but our stock is rising all the time so providing we keep improving and keep grinding out results even if we do not play particularly well – as we did against Fulham – then this season could be a magical one for us.

The ‘pundits’ are really starting to get behind us too though, maybe they do not always know what they are talking about but if they are backing us we must be doing something right. Alan Shearer even said on match of the day 2 last night that if any club could break into the top 4 he feels it could be us!

PLAY UP POMPEY!

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