Howe happy with home start

19 June 2011 01:00
urnley manager Eddie Howe admits he is pleased that his side will kick off the new season on home soil with the visit of Watford on August 6.[LNB] The Clarets then have two successive away games at Crystal Palace and Birmingham before Cardiff are the visitors to Turf Moor.[LNB]Yet Howe is looking no further than the first day as he bids to get off to a winning start.[LNB]"They are all tough games, and also there is a lot to happen between now and kick-off, but we're pleased to be at home first," he said.[LNB]"We've started the preparation and planning so it's always good to know what lies ahead.[LNB]"I'm sure the supporters will be pleased we're at home, and with the cup game against Burton to follow up after that hopefully we can hit the ground running."

Source: Team_Talk