Newspaper article Tweed Daily News (Tweed Heads, Australia)

Gold Coast Clash Another Chance for Jets to Prove Their Doubters Wrong

Newspaper article Tweed Daily News (Tweed Heads, Australia)

Gold Coast Clash Another Chance for Jets to Prove Their Doubters Wrong

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NEWCASTLE coach Branko Culina feels his Jets have proven to the doubters they are bona fide A-League finals contenaders.

The Jets have turned their season around after a shaky start and financial woes that at one stage put the future of the club in doubt.

They are now eyeing a finals berth.

They are sitting in sixth spot with two games in hand and a win against Gold Coast tonight move them to fifth.

"Everyone doubted us early on in the season, when we had a slow start and during all the problems with the ownership and everything," Culina said yesterday.

"We've done well, but those people just don't take notice unless you're winning all the time.

"There are some clubs that win one match and everyone just jumps on the bandwagon and there are some clubs that have to do a bit more to get noticed.

"We're one of those clubs that needs to continuously do more before people start giving us a little bit of credit.

"But I'm not really worried what other people think. …

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