Elgin Metropolis defender Jevan Anderson goals to hit floor working after hitting web
Anderson, a key signing for the League 2 membership from Cove Rangers this summer time, scored within the 2-0 last win in opposition to League 1 Peterhead on Sunday, 24 hours after they beat Highland League champions Fraserburgh by the identical scoreline.
The competitors, which noticed Fraserburgh end third forward of Inverurie Locos on Sunday, was to have fun 100 years of Metropolis taking part in at Borough Briggs.
Defender Jevan Anderson insists Elgin Metropolis are decided to get the brand new season off to a flying begin after lifting the silverware of their Borough Briggs event.
The 22-year-old, who was on mortgage at Elgin final season earlier than struggling an harm in simply his third outing, is forming a powerful centre-half partnership with one other new recruit, Jake Dolzanki, who was snapped up from Jeanfield Swifts.
A Covid-disrupted pre-season at Elgin final yr meant they by no means received going, with inconsistent kind all through the marketing campaign resulting in a ninth-place end in League 2.
After beating Clach 5-0, Lossiemouth 6-0, Fraserburgh 2-0 and Peterhead 2-0 in friendlies over a seven-day interval, Anderson feels the early progress is there for all to see.
He stated: “It was a great event for what it means to the membership, but in addition to get some minutes into the boys’ legs. Everyone seems to be trying sharp and it’s good to see progress from the Clach sport final weekend.
“The Clach match was my first sport since I received injured again in early March, so it had been a great whereas. I’m simply attempting to get my health again and work properly as a again 4.
“Hopefully, we’re going locations.
“Hopefully, we will add a few extra boys to additional strengthen and produce extra high quality the squad.
“We need to have a significantly better season than final season. It was actually disappointing – but when we will begin properly then who is aware of what can occur.
“We have now stored 4 clear sheets in a row and it’s all about sustaining good habits and dealing on issues as a crew. We need to then take that into the beginning of subsequent season and begin strongly.
“Should you don’t begin properly, you might be taking part in catch-up. We need to hit the bottom working.”
Striker Kane Hester, who hit 17 objectives final time period, has been the principle goal-grabber at Elgin lately.
Anderson, who’s the son of former Aberdeen skipper Russell, is joyful to see so many different Metropolis gamers discover the web to take a few of the stress off the shoulders of their prolific scorer.