Laurie Wilson sure of Harrogate Town success

Laurie Wilson
Laurie Wilson is the son of former Barnsley boss Danny Wilson

Harrogate Town midfielder Laurie Wilson is confident the club can be successful in Blue Square Bet North this season.

The 26-year old was part of Alfreton's promotion winning squad last season and believes Harrogate Town can also challenge.

He told BBC Radio York: "It's the only reason I signed for these guys, I think there's quality in the team.

"I don't want to leave one team that got promoted to come to a team that's going to sit in mid-table."

Wilson continued: "It's clear. We're scoring on average three goals a game. I think we just need to tighten things up.

"We just need to do that little bit extra work on the training ground, understand each other a bit more, and we'll not be far off."

Wilson moved to Harrogate Town in the close season along with former Alfreton team-mate Ian Ross.

"Me and Rossy didn't play too much together last year, and [when we did] it was kind of me on the wing and Rossy inside.

"We have a decent understanding. I know what he's all about. He knows where my strengths lie and we understand each other quite well."

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