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    Yesterday, 11:19 AM
    How about sacking off international matches altogether, given that the eligibility rules for representing a country have made them all but...
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    13-10-2018, 08:40 AM
    Let's face it, doing 77mph in a 40mph restriction is indefensible, but I agree with AH about some of the money-making that goes on in the areas where...
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    12-10-2018, 10:33 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Music gigs in Views from the Kop
    In the mid-1990s I saw the shoegazing/Britpop band Lush perform in our own Meadow Club as it was then, which was quite something given that they were...
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    04-10-2018, 06:33 PM
    Nice analogy, but actually I think it will be more like the Sam Allardyce experience. A very difficult beginning which will take longer than...
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    04-10-2018, 06:25 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Stead in Views from the Kop
    Kristian Dennis has scored goals wherever he's been and will come good, provided we give him the chance. At the moment, Stead and Hemmings have the...
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    02-10-2018, 11:03 PM
    Turley will presumably be a Warren Feeney recommendation/signing, remembering him from his time as manager at Newport, but I thought he was fine...
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    02-10-2018, 10:53 PM
    Just coming back on the Milsom challenge, I've watched the video now. He's overstretching but it's a one footed challenge with his other leg...
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    02-10-2018, 10:38 PM
    Like I say, haven't seen the replay, so if I've just not seen it to be as bad as it was I hold my hands up. I notice Kewell said he would have to...
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    02-10-2018, 10:21 PM
    I'll have to see Milsom's challenge again on the video. We had a good angle on it and on first viewing it didn't look anywhere near as bad as the...
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    02-10-2018, 10:14 PM
    Agreed. There's a far more solid look about Ward and Turley, who are exactly the type of big, imposing, head it, kick it, no nonsense centre-halves...
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    02-10-2018, 10:07 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Stead in Views from the Kop
    But then dried up for the rest of the season. Like I say, I'm not criticising him because whether he scores or not he always gives you his all, but...
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    02-10-2018, 09:57 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Stead in Views from the Kop
    He may have rallied briefly, and obviously judgement of performances is subjective, but I think overall Stead and Shola looked jaded for much of the...
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    02-10-2018, 09:51 PM
    If Saturday's win against Crewe was good in parts, tonight's win and performance was some way better. Without doubt the management have done well to...
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    02-10-2018, 09:40 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Stead in Views from the Kop
    I don't think anybody has ever questioned Jon Stead's work ethic, fitness or professionalism. For a 35-year old to play 180 minutes in the space of...
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    30-09-2018, 10:39 AM
    Football's a simple game. Try to win as many games as you can and see where it takes you. Regardless of what expectations were in the summer, the...
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    30-09-2018, 10:31 AM
    Obviously Jamie Turley will get marked down for the poor clearance that led to Crewe's goal, and a mis-timed header here and there, but you have to...
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    30-09-2018, 09:52 AM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Rob Molloy in Views from the Kop
    Alan Hardy has always said he would sell the club if he received an offer from someone who could invest far more than him and who he believed had the...
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    29-09-2018, 12:08 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Rob Molloy in Views from the Kop
    All that glistens is not gold, and I'm not sure this even glistens. Given our past experiences I'm much happier with Notts County remaining in the...
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    25-09-2018, 12:55 PM
    Completely agree. That tends to be why I use them. If it annoys anybody, that's just a bonus! >:)
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    23-09-2018, 09:29 AM
    I'm really pleased to hear Fitz did well. I'm not usually one to sympathise with footballers, because they're generally well paid for what they do...
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    23-09-2018, 09:19 AM
    I would be immensely surprised if Alan Hardy forced Nolan to let Collin and O'Connor go. Far more likely, I believe, is that he gave Nolan a choice...
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    23-09-2018, 09:04 AM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Cobblers. in Views from the Kop
    I'm with Smiffy and 1961pie. There's so much illiterate, unoriginal, poor trolling around these days that it's refreshing to see a troll with a bit...
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    17-09-2018, 07:03 PM
    jackal2 replied to a thread Squad List in Views from the Kop
    Weird isn't it that we seem to have been inundated with midfielders for several seasons, and yet now we look weak in that area. it's not so much...
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    16-09-2018, 06:26 PM
    I've seen the replay now. Fitz had to move fast along his line to track the ball, and with that momentum he had to go all the way to cover the other...
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    16-09-2018, 06:08 PM
    Watching live yesterday, none of the goals appeared to me to be Fitzsimons' fault, but until tonight I've not had chance to see the replays. So,...
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    16-09-2018, 12:43 PM
    Yeah I noticed the half-time cuppa error on the replay. Shocking wasn't it! XD He was also responsible for not intercepting those Russian agents...
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    16-09-2018, 12:24 PM
    Steve Cherry didn't tend to come for many crosses, sensibly because he wasn't the tallest, but he was a superb shot stopper and organiser and one of...
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    16-09-2018, 11:14 AM
    Alan Hardy is actually correct, but the negative narrative about the goalkeeper is so strong at present that people are blaming him for virtually...
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