Last updated : 12 December 2006 By Ed

"When you come up against someone like Chelsea, who appear to have the finance to be able to buy anyone who is available, it is going to be difficult to finish above them.

"I wouldn't say we were an underdog but they just seem to collect players. We don't have the type of unlimited finance to be able to match that and we cannot put an excessive burden on our supporters in terms of ticket prices, so to win the league this season would rate very highly indeed.

"I really do believe there is a strong feeling for us to do it this season and part of that is because of the way we play and the exciting players we have in our team."