Date: 15th December 2012 at 7:26pm
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Paul Lambert has heaped credit on the players again today, especially Andreas Weimann and Christian Benteke.

Speaking to Sky Sports following our 3-1 victory a very chuffed Lambert said:

‘I thought we were outstanding, I think we’re playing really well at the moment. We looked a threat with Christian and Andy up front and I thought we deserved to win the game, to be honest. Andy is a natural finisher, if you look at the build up play to the goal, there were some world class goals – there was the back heel and the finish. Benteke was outstanding and I thought Andy was fantastic for us again. The back three lads are getting better and better, you look at the age of them as well, they’re very young. We’ve been on a terrific run but collectively we’ve been outstanding.’

As for the doubters in pundit land he added:

‘A couple of months ago every was criticising. I knew what I was getting, it just needed a little bit of time, and they’ve been absolutely brilliant. That group deserves every bit of credit that comes their way.’

Fantastic ballsy performance, and the result went for us today. We aren’t the finished article, and there will still be bumps, but the team is starting to show us what it can do, and when get that consistently safety for the season is more than achievable, and then we can build again in the summer to really push on and get back to where we know we should be.

I doubt this will be the final comment Lambert makes tonight, be nice to hear from a few of the players as well.

Enjoy it tonight, and then knuckle down and prepare for the next match and hopefully get ourselves on a good little run now to really take the pressure off.

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