Brown - Pressure is still on

04 October 2009 02:00
// A bit of a hack but it works// The article snippet is wrapped onto a second line, even when #article-sub is emptyif( $("div#article-sub").children().length == 0 ) {$("div#article-sub").remove();} Hull City boss Phil Brown insists the pressure has not been alleviated following the 2-1 home win over Wigan Athletic.[LNB] Goals from Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink and Geovanni secured just a second Premier League victory of the season for the Tigers on Saturday and lifted the club out of the bottom three.[LNB]Prior to beating Wigan, questions had started to be asked about Brown's future at the KC Stadium following a poor run of form.[LNB]Brown was happy to secure a confidence-boosting win over the Latics, but concedes Hull's position continues to be under the spotlight.[LNB]Uncomfortable"It was vitally important we started this run of games with a win," said Brown, whose side face Fulham, Portsmouth and Burnley when the league resumes in a fortnight's time.[LNB]"It gives you a bit of confidence to take into the next game - look forward to it rather than dreading it, which I think we have been.[LNB]"I think one or two have not been quite comfortable going across the white line.[LNB]"But does this take the pressure off? No, because there is still a long way to go.[LNB]"I understand the pressures of football, and management in general, is what it is.[LNB]"We are under the spotlight, but that is the deal, end of story." [LNB]

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