Date: 13th February 2016 at 8:37am
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The form of Yeovil this year so far, and since Darren Way took charge, has been far from relegation form as the Glovers look to arrest the run of relegations with the Football League existing being threatened.

It’s looking good for Yeovil to stay in League 2, with January’s form seeing Way nominated for the Manager of the Month but as much as things are going well the boss is wary of complacency slipping in.

He’s told the Western Gazette he’s guarded against this and made it clear to his players he doesn’t want this slipping in.

‘I keep mentioning the word ‘complacency’ and I’m not going to have it as a manager. The consequence if you do get complacency is massive. I think it is human nature. Everyone gets complacent at times. My Mrs gets complacent now and again… but I’m too scared to tell her!’

Last season Ronnie Moore kept Hartlepool in League 2 but a run of only one win in nine-matches, as they slipped down the table going into the weekend below us, saw him sacked earlier this week with Craig Hignett appointed on Wednesday.

In another interview with the Western Gazette Way added he knows Hignett well and knows what he’ll expect from his side.

‘They’ve just got rid of their manager so that suggests they’ve not being doing particularly well. Hignett has gone in now and is someone I know. His attention to detail is very good and I’m sure he’ll have them well-drilled and up for the fight. He’s got to get those ideas across straight away. They’ve still got good players and you normally get a reaction and I’ve got to make sure my team are ready for that.’

Last week the game with Plymouth was of course called off due to a waterlogged pitch, despite doing all they could to get the game on it wasn’t possible with Way admitting he was disappointed as he wanted to keep the momentum going.

He finished by saying he’s ready for another challenge.

‘It’s another challenge, but we have got to make sure our preparations are spot on. We haven’t gone away from our strategy – I think if you keep changing your strategy you don’t have one. We will make sure we pick the right team to go and win the game. We have made sure we concentrate on our performance and if you do that rather than focus on the pressure of who you are up against you can have different outcomes. If we travel all that way the least you expect is some fight and it is important that as a football club you give something back. I will be reminding the players of that.’

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