Search

Magilton demands improvement

PUBLISHED: 17:22 25 November 2009 | UPDATED: 14:47 24 August 2010

JIM Magilton admits Saturday s second-half showing at Doncaster was the team s worst performance since he took over as QPR manager. Asked how he expected his side to respond to their 2-0 defeat at the Keepmoat Stadium, Magilton replied: Win next time, it

JIM Magilton admits Saturday's second-half showing at Doncaster was the team's worst performance since he took over as QPR manager.

Asked how he expected his side to respond to their 2-0 defeat at the Keepmoat Stadium, Magilton replied: "Win next time, it's as simple as that.

"The last half hour was probably as poor as these lads have played for me and for themselves since I've been in the job. I can't be too hard on them, but it's a lesson learned."

Cricklewood youngster Shane McWeeney was handed a surprise call-up at Doncaster after Rangers' failure to finalise the loan signing of Rhys Taylor in time.

The 20-year-old goalkeeper, who has played Gaelic football for local side Tir Chonaill Gaels, sat on the bench last Saturday as cover for Radek Cerny.

Once on the books at Reading and Tranmere Rovers before a spell at Glenn Hoddle's academy in Spain, McWeeney was recommended to Hoddle's former assistant John Gorman and has since featured for the Rs' reserve side.

However, Taylor's loan from Chelsea has since been completed and he is expected to replace McWeeney on the bench for Saturday's home game against Coventry.

Latest Kilburn & Brent Stories

10:00

CSS League Challenge Cup first round: Metropolitan Police 1 (Gilbert 71) Hendon 0

08:00

New York Knicks shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. is excited about returning to London to play in front of the British crowd when they play against Washington Wizards in the NBA London 2019 match.

18 minutes ago

A Harlesden-based business that sold a 16cm boning knife to a 15-year-old customer has been fined more than £1,700.

51 minutes ago

The parents of two murdered teenage boys have got behind a new campaign by Brent Council urging youths not to carry knives.

A couple who suffered a brutal homophobic attack at their hostel in Wembley have accused Brent Council of putting their lives in danger by not rehousing them.

Yesterday, 18:04

A river blighted with sewage pouring out of people’s toilets in Kenton has led to a giant community effort to start replanting flowers.

Yesterday, 16:00

Four Brent girls took part in trials for the English Schools’ FA under-15 team at Bedfont Sports on Sunday.

Yesterday, 10:52

Queen’s Park has triumphed with a golden win in this year’s London in Bloom awards.

PROMOTED CONTENT

A new community centre, The Yellow, opens in Wembley Park in the heart of the Brent community. From October 1, the hub will offer a selection of arts and fitness classes, many of which will be free.

The Granville has begun taking bookings for workspaces and events ahead of its opening this spring.

Brent Clinical Commissioning Group has announced changes to the community’s cardiology service.

Newsletter Sign Up

Kilburn Times twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read Kilburn sport

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now