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A Pivotal Month Ahead

Three wins is what we needed and what we got, the Daggers propelled up to 5th with the nine point maximum secured over the festive period.  This added to the league victory over play-off rivals Grimsby earlier in December, making it four wins from four in the league.  Dare I say it, the likes of Dover and Aldershot were expectant victories, though we still had to beat them - some fans already had six out of those nine points on the board, disappointed if we didn’t go and get nine.  I say this not to belittle the victories and performances but bring some perspective as we head into the new year against tougher opposition this month. Starting today with Torquay, then a huge FA Trophy tie at home to Southend, before the likes of Stockport and Halifax to round off the month.  This is the month that will define our season, going into it in good form, points on the board - can we beat the teams around us this month? If we can then the play-off prospects become more of a reali