Date: 20th April 2015 at 2:58pm
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Midfielder James Berrett has said that new manager Paul Sturrock has breathed new confidence into the side and he feels fans can see that given our recent results.

Speaking to the Western Gazette following the one nil victory over Swindon Town at the weekend, Berrett explained that there is a new found belief within the squad following the arrival of the new man and of course back to back victories over promotion chasers Sheffield United and now Swindon has given everybody a good boost.

On a personal note, it was also Berrett’s first goal for the club since arriving at the summer, so the 26 year old explained.

‘The manager has come in and picked up two wins and a draw so it’s all positive now. The results have breathed confidence into the team and everyone is looking forward to the games now. We’ve got two left so with two big performances it leaves the fans feeling positive for next year, which it looks like it is.’

Berrett goes on to say that along with renewed confidence their is a renewed spirit and that’s seeing players put their bodies on the line and in front of the ball to get blocks in, and he doesn’t say it, but I will – shame we weren’t doing more of that previously.

‘He’s come in and said he wants lots of crosses in the box and he wants people to shoot so today. The first thing I thought when I got the ball was to shoot.’

With Berrett referencing his goal on the day and his first goal for the club, he admits this season has been frustrating as he fancies himself as a goal scorer and the move so far hasn’t gone as planned.

‘It’s been a very frustrating part of my career with relegation and being in and out of the team, but I’m hoping to put that behind me now and I’ve started the last three three games and I’ve been showing what I’m about a bit more and that’s very pleasing. It’s been a long time coming. It was my 30th game against Swindon so getting my first goal is good.’

So for now and the end of the season with the remaining couple of games still to play, well Berrett believes we can remain unbeaten and really take some hope into the summer months.

‘I don’t see why we can’t stay unbeaten for the rest of the season. We’ve beaten Sheffield United and Swindon who are both playoff teams and MK Dons are up there as well, which is another tough game, but we’ve done it here so we can do it again up there.’

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