Date: 17th February 2016 at 1:03pm
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Inigo Calderon has said he was delighted to be back for the hard fought draw against Championship table toppers Hull City last night.

With Liam Ridgewell playing his last game on his loan spell last weekend, Calderon came back in at left back for the scoreless draw at the KC Stadium and he knew it could be a vital point come the end of the season for the side in our hopes for promotion this year.

Speaking to the Official Site in his own post game press conference, the Spaniard explained.

‘I think it was a good point and a fair result. It`s not easy to come here and get a clean sheet, so we had to dig in. Maybe for the people watching it wasn`t the best game, but there were two very good teams working very hard and trying to put everything into winning the game. I have been waiting for my chance and the only thing you can do is try to take it in the best way. It`s not easy and you have to keep fit, but training is not the same as playing games. Mentally you always have to be ready to play games.’

With the 34 year old making the start against Hull, following his substitute appearance against Bolton and then having last played against Blackburn in mid January, even though he had been missing out, he praised the strength in depth at the club and the tough decisions manager Chris Hughton has to make when it comes to a starting eleven at the moment.

‘It`s great that we`re having a lot of players coming back from injury and it`s going to be more complicated for the manager to pick the team. It`s important that we have a bigger squad and hopefully we can all play to help the team. When we were top of the league, it may have been a surprise to some people and we are underdogs, but we`ll have a great chance if we keep playing like we did last night. We have done that before against top teams like Derby and Burnley and we had to be to very good to get those results away from home. But it`s going to be so close in every game we play and the small details will make a difference.’

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