posted on May, 20 2003 @ 11:45 AM
I'm looking forward for a successful season for Bolton (even though they stayed up ahead of the Hammers!).
Bolton forward Youri Djorkaeff is optimistic Sam Allardyce's Trotters can finish in the top 10 of the Premiership next season.
The inspirational Frenchman believes Wanderers' form in the closing stages of the campaign, which reaped five victories in nine games to help stave
off relegation, proves the players are capable of finishing higher in the league.
"We showed in that spell that we are good enough, not only to stay in the Premiership, but to do better," he said.
But the former Kaiserslautern and Inter Milan star has warned Allardyce he must use the close season to strengthen the squad to help realise the
"I think Sam has a big job for the summer - he is not on holiday like the rest of us. We can't miss this chance for the team to grow. I'm sure we can
finish in the top 10 next year," he told the Lancashire Evening Telegraph.