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Offline Deano's Mullet

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22500 on: November 11, 2019, 06:16:18 PM »
And they'll be selling chocolate bars labelled "Villa who? "next. Oh, they've already done it. Their thread about atmosphere at St Andrews has one  saying he couldn't believe Fulham fans walking around their city on Saturday. Couple of rational heads on there saying surely that's allowed and are the upset fans saying the away fans should have got attacked then?
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Offline Pete3206

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22501 on: November 11, 2019, 09:06:48 PM »
Nothing will top the song Stern John in the last minute.

A song about a shit footballer earning a draw.

A draw.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22502 on: November 12, 2019, 05:50:00 PM »
Nothing will top the song Stern John in the last minute.

A song about a shit footballer earning a draw.

A draw.


There is no such thing as a draw against 'The Vile' for that lot. Any draw is a moral victory in their eyes. They have even been known to turn defeats against us into moral victories. I suppose that level of delusion is what stops most of them topping themselves.

Offline Demitri_C

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22503 on: November 21, 2019, 03:21:15 PM »
The unwashed will take anything for a win against us. Remember it took a keeper error for the first one, two players off for the next. At least when we won we won in style.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22504 on: November 21, 2019, 03:40:12 PM »



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A five-disc box set containing five finals in full that have defined Birmingham City Football Club in the modern era.

LEYLAND DAF TROPHY FINAL 1991

Magnificent goals, a thrilling match and a trophy for Blues; that will be the memories of the estimated 45,000 fans who followed Birmingham City to Wembley for the Leyland DAF Trophy Final in 1991. Relive the whole game in full and highlights of the Road to Wembley, where big John Gayle scored the goal that secured Blues first trophy in 28 years.

AUTO WINDSCREENS SHIELD FINAL 1995

90 minutes couldn t separate the sides. Extra time and penalties awaited, unless one side could score in the additional half-hour and so become the first team to win at Wembley via a Golden Goal . 13 minutes in, Paul Tait produced the moment of history that saw Blues claim another victory at the home of football.

WORTHINGTON CUP FINAL 2001

It all came down to penalties. First Darren Purse equalized in injury time to take the game into extra time in which Blues were denied a second penalty. And so with no further scoring, the dreaded penalty shoot-out settles matters, but not before reaching sudden-death, the cruelest of ways to lose a final. What might have been?

DIVISION ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL 2002

It was a day filled with drama. Real edge of the seat stuff. Tension the whole way through. Fingernails bitten. Eyes hidden. And then...local boy, Darren Carter, steps up and scores the penalty that takes Blues to the Premiership for the first time ever. Coolness personified. What a moment!

CARLING CUP FINAL 2011

What a day. What a match. Obafemi Martins dramatic 89<sup>th</sup> minute winner secured Blues a first ever victory in a major Wembley final and sent 30,000 Brummies inside the famous stadium absolutely delirious.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22505 on: November 21, 2019, 03:52:35 PM »



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A five-disc box set containing five finals in full that have defined Birmingham City Football Club in the modern era.

LEYLAND DAF TROPHY FINAL 1991

Magnificent goals, a thrilling match and a trophy for Blues; that will be the memories of the estimated 45,000 fans who followed Birmingham City to Wembley for the Leyland DAF Trophy Final in 1991. Relive the whole game in full and highlights of the Road to Wembley, where big John Gayle scored the goal that secured Blues first trophy in 28 years.

AUTO WINDSCREENS SHIELD FINAL 1995

90 minutes couldn t separate the sides. Extra time and penalties awaited, unless one side could score in the additional half-hour and so become the first team to win at Wembley via a Golden Goal . 13 minutes in, Paul Tait produced the moment of history that saw Blues claim another victory at the home of football.

WORTHINGTON CUP FINAL 2001

It all came down to penalties. First Darren Purse equalized in injury time to take the game into extra time in which Blues were denied a second penalty. And so with no further scoring, the dreaded penalty shoot-out settles matters, but not before reaching sudden-death, the cruelest of ways to lose a final. What might have been?

DIVISION ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL 2002

It was a day filled with drama. Real edge of the seat stuff. Tension the whole way through. Fingernails bitten. Eyes hidden. And then...local boy, Darren Carter, steps up and scores the penalty that takes Blues to the Premiership for the first time ever. Coolness personified. What a moment!

CARLING CUP FINAL 2011

What a day. What a match. Obafemi Martins dramatic 89<sup>th</sup> minute winner secured Blues a first ever victory in a major Wembley final and sent 30,000 Brummies inside the famous stadium absolutely delirious.



Online Damo70

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22506 on: November 21, 2019, 03:59:26 PM »



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A five-disc box set containing five finals in full that have defined Birmingham City Football Club in the modern era.

LEYLAND DAF TROPHY FINAL 1991

Magnificent goals, a thrilling match and a trophy for Blues; that will be the memories of the estimated 45,000 fans who followed Birmingham City to Wembley for the Leyland DAF Trophy Final in 1991. Relive the whole game in full and highlights of the Road to Wembley, where big John Gayle scored the goal that secured Blues first trophy in 28 years.

AUTO WINDSCREENS SHIELD FINAL 1995

90 minutes couldn t separate the sides. Extra time and penalties awaited, unless one side could score in the additional half-hour and so become the first team to win at Wembley via a Golden Goal . 13 minutes in, Paul Tait produced the moment of history that saw Blues claim another victory at the home of football.

WORTHINGTON CUP FINAL 2001

It all came down to penalties. First Darren Purse equalized in injury time to take the game into extra time in which Blues were denied a second penalty. And so with no further scoring, the dreaded penalty shoot-out settles matters, but not before reaching sudden-death, the cruelest of ways to lose a final. What might have been?

DIVISION ONE PLAY-OFF FINAL 2002

It was a day filled with drama. Real edge of the seat stuff. Tension the whole way through. Fingernails bitten. Eyes hidden. And then...local boy, Darren Carter, steps up and scores the penalty that takes Blues to the Premiership for the first time ever. Coolness personified. What a moment!

CARLING CUP FINAL 2011

What a day. What a match. Obafemi Martins dramatic 89<sup>th</sup> minute winner secured Blues a first ever victory in a major Wembley final and sent 30,000 Brummies inside the famous stadium absolutely delirious.



The Carling Cup final was the biggest game in their history and only major trophy, also bringing them proper European competition for the first time ever.. We also know how big a Championship play off final win is. But celebrating two tinpot trophies for lower division clubs and a league cup final defeat is hilariously small time.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22507 on: November 21, 2019, 09:32:53 PM »
The only surprise is that the 1963 league cup final isn’t on there

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22508 on: November 21, 2019, 09:56:08 PM »
They’ve missed off the Atari 5 a side at the NEC. We were otherwise engaged playing Barcelona in the European Super Cup.


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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22509 on: November 21, 2019, 10:45:08 PM »
They’ve missed off the Atari 5 a side at the NEC. We were otherwise engaged playing Barcelona in the European Super Cup.

I think it was 'The Soccer Sixes' six a side competition. Although there was a point in the evening when I thought the Villa v Barcelona game was going to end up as a six a side contest too.

Offline Demitri_C

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22510 on: November 22, 2019, 07:44:25 AM »
They only one that league cup because arsenal were so woeful and needed a major keeper blunder.

That DVD box set is so hilariously embarrassing 😂

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22511 on: November 22, 2019, 08:43:19 AM »
They're missing a trick not bringing out a special commemorative Moral Victories Against Da Vile DVD box set.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22512 on: November 22, 2019, 09:47:21 AM »
To be fair, I could watch that League Cup one against Liverpool again.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22513 on: November 22, 2019, 01:08:59 PM »
They should also release their losing play off defeats including Beelzebub's meltdown.

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Re: Small Heath: The gift that keeps on giving
« Reply #22514 on: November 22, 2019, 02:28:10 PM »
I wouldn't mind watching a double bill of them beating Arsenal in the cup final and then losing to Spurs and getting relegated weeks later. I would also watch a double bill of them going out of the FA Cup to non league Altringcham and Kidderminster. I would love to see footage of their own player Mick Ferguson scoring the goal that relegated them and saved Coventry who they had loaned him to. A box set of play off defeats would be good too. Beaten by SGT's Watford on penalties, battered by Barnsley over two legs and the infamous Trevor Francis 'Preston Penalties At The Wrong End' defeat.