Search

Burnett pleased with point and debutants at Barnet

21:55 29 March 2013

Mo Sharif produced a promising performance off the bench for the Daggers in their 0-0 draw at Barnet.

Mo Sharif produced a promising performance off the bench for the Daggers in their 0-0 draw at Barnet.

Archant

Dagenham & Redbridge’s interim boss Wayne Burnett felt their game plan worked perfectly against the Bees.

Interim boss Wayne Burnett praised his Daggers side for their battling performance in the goalless draw with Barnet today.

It was a game where very few goalscoring chances were created on a difficult Underhill pitch but Burnett felt his team carried out their game plan perfectly.

“The boys were fantastic today, they worked incredibly hard individually and collectively.

“It wasn’t the greatest game but overall you’ve got to be happy with a point away from home. If you can get points from them you are always delighted.

“What we set out to do today worked perfectly. We have limited them to one shot in the first half and we came out second half and I think for large periods we were camped in their half.”

Burnett chose to give debuts to loanee goalkeeper Jonathan Miles and winger Toni Silva and they both enjoyed a solid debut.

The Daggers chief was pleased with both, while also enjoyed the cameo performance from QPR youngster Mo Sharif off the bench.

“Toni’s not played real competitive football for quite a while,” added Burnett.

“We all know he is a talent and we were starting with two people that were making their debut, the goalkeeper and Silva.

“I think the goalkeeper looked very competent and like Silva may have run out of petrol towards the end so we bought on the boy Sharif who I thought was fantastic.”

Latest East London Sports News

29 minutes ago

Official facilities partner renews partnership until 2021

13:30

Tower of London hosts Gala dinner to raise profile

11:00

Olympic gold medalists recognised in Tokyo 2020 cycle

Gavin Massey available again for O’s after serving suspension at Doncaster Rovers on November 26

07:27

A look back at some of our stories over the past week

With the big clash coming up on Sunday, we look at those who have played for both teams and rank them accordingly

Yesterday, 17:00

Forward hopes for points against Milton Keynes and Chelmsford

Yesterday, 11:46

The club will meet with the British Speedway Promoters Association to discuss terms

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Cosmetics, toiletries, vitamins and more. Boots is the number one choice when it comes to purchasing daily essentials.

If you’re obsessed with Apple or just love a good gadget, this is a prize that will blow you away! An incredible £3,333 to spend on Apple goodies! How would you like to be the proud new owner of the Apple Watch?

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now