Peterborough United fans revel in ‘Fergie time,’ Oliver Norburn’s splendid debut and wing wizardry from Joe Ward

Peterborough United fans celebrated a fine win over Derby County yesterday (August 14) and an excellent debut performance from recent signing Oliver Norburn.

By Alan Swann
Sunday, 15th August 2021, 2:00 pm
Oliver Norburn in action for Posh against Derby. Photo: Joe Dent/
Oliver Norburn in action for Posh against Derby. Photo: Joe Dent/

Over 10,000 fans watched Posh win 2-1 at the Weston Homes Stadium and the PT asked them to sum up the action in six words while also nominating a man of the match.

Inspired substitutions; don’t sell Dembele. MOM Norburn


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Siriki Dembele of Peterborough United celebrates scoring the winning goal against Derby. Photo: Joe Dent/

Being a Posh fan is not for the weak of heart or weak of spine.

@rstposh (Posh co-owner Stewart ‘Randy’ Thompson).

Back to basic, codewords for success.


Joe Ward of Peterborough United in action with Craig Forsyth of Derby County. Photo: Joe Dent/

Fergie time going up. MOM Norburn.


Injury time wins, better than sex.


Only one point off top spot! MOM Burrows.


Great end to poor game really. MOM Norburn.


Absolutely amazing win. Up the Posh. Oliver Norburn MOM


Need to exploit gaps created better. MOM Thompson.


Need to unleash Ward forward earlier. MOM Thompson (because Ward was restricted for too long).


Best ten minutes atmosphere in years.

MOM Dembele for being prepared to take risks when he came on.


Incredible belief, Fergie genius, Dembele Magic. MOM Harrison Burrows.


Unbelievable scenes in London Road End. MOM Thompson.


An excellent whole hearted victory. Brilliant. MOM Oliver Norburn.


Balanced looking team. Very encouraging performance. MOM Thompson.


Good turnaround after disappointing set back. Norburn MOM.


Sriki, cheeky, enjoy the weeky-end! MOM Norburn.


See we can win in Championship! MOM Norburn.


Woke up in injury time. MOM Ward


3 subs helped turn the game. MOM Thompson.


Better balance and much needed bite. MOM Norburn.


Fantastic win after poor 1st half. MOM Joe Ward


Win provides confidence. Onwards with belief. Norburn for MOM


Excellent subs from Fergie. Norburn MOM


Burrows changed the game, also Dembele. MOM Norburn