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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7200 on: October 15, 2017, 06:26:07 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Thank you for that. Perhaps you can give lessons to the rest of us mere mortals on raising our standards.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7201 on: October 15, 2017, 06:27:53 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Possibly the most patronising post i've read on here.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7202 on: October 15, 2017, 06:31:27 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Thank you for that. Perhaps you can give lessons to the rest of us mere mortals on raising our standards.

Apologies.

I thought your original comment was an honest statement. I didn't read it as sarcasm.

No point in me giving lessons on here though. Reading between the lines, most of us way too old to change. 😉

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7203 on: October 15, 2017, 06:32:07 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Thank you for that. Perhaps you can give lessons to the rest of us mere mortals on raising our standards.

Being told to enjoy and not what to enjoy. Lovely isn't it?

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7204 on: October 15, 2017, 06:37:50 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Thank you for that. Perhaps you can give lessons to the rest of us mere mortals on raising our standards.

Being told to enjoy and not what to enjoy. Lovely isn't it?

That's quite ironic. As I'm supposed to put the bunting out for 4 wins on the bounce, in the 2nd division.


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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7205 on: October 15, 2017, 06:40:21 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Possibly the most patronising post i've read on here.

Patronising is the way of things on here but a lot of people don't see it when it's from them or someone they agree with.

That said, part of what he's saying is true here.  Look at the number of posts saying that Wolves were too good and we won't play teams like that every week, like it or not, agree or not, that's an excuse that lets standards slip.  We should never accept defeats in this league, after a game like that everyone should be angry and te coaches should be stoking that and trying to redirect it into a big performance against Fulham.  That's where the "worst performance since I've been here" followed by a drab 0-0 is a problem.  We want to get promoted and that doesn't happen if you write off points away from home regularly and don't react to defeats with big wins.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7206 on: October 15, 2017, 06:40:48 PM »
Strangely enough yes, I do get excited by four straight wins. I guess my standards just aren't high enough.

Possibly. Not necessarily your fault though.

Most of us are accepting of things we wouldn't have accepted years ago. More than that in fact. Some actually defend things like a comprehensive defeat to local rivals.

Four wins on the trott though in the 2nd division, eh? The things dreams are made of. Perhaps it will happen again next season?

Thank you for that. Perhaps you can give lessons to the rest of us mere mortals on raising our standards.

Being told to enjoy and not what to enjoy. Lovely isn't it?

That's quite ironic. As I'm supposed to put the bunting out for 4 wins on the bounce, in the 2nd division.



You've just proved my point, thank you so much. It was easy.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7207 on: October 15, 2017, 07:05:31 PM »
Where else are supposed to win four on the trot apart from the division we're in?

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7208 on: October 15, 2017, 07:27:22 PM »
Personally, I hope Villa75 catches the last train out of here with alftitmus

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7209 on: October 15, 2017, 07:28:40 PM »
I donít think anyoneís got a problem with the 4 wins in a row, and Iím not sure where that came from. Surely itís most of the games before those 4 under Bruce that are the problem, and in that context itís understandable that good will is in short supply. And I say that as someone whoís pretty neutral on the issue.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7210 on: October 15, 2017, 07:58:11 PM »
Difficult as this defeat is I will take it and hope that he can win the next 5. If he does that I will be happy despite lack of entertainment.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7211 on: October 15, 2017, 08:08:09 PM »
I hope he does great as well. But he knows what he is doing. He knows his style of football is always going to have him on a short leash with fans. So once he starts losing he doesnt have much goodwill to draw upon. Also the fact is he has a track record here and its not just this season, as much as he and maybe others would like to focus on that. He failed to get us anywhere near the playoffs last season and thats the job.

In his defence yes I enjoyed winning 4 in a row and happily cheered him on. On the other side there is a reason those 4 wins didnt put us top of the table, its because of his poor results before that.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7212 on: October 15, 2017, 08:50:37 PM »
I struggle, we are no where near. Sad times . Bruce out. 3rd best in WM is a fkn nightmare, 2nd rate nowhere club, Going nowhere with what we have.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7213 on: October 15, 2017, 08:58:08 PM »
If we keep losing one in 9 we will be promoted.

Modern man is a delicate beast.

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7214 on: October 15, 2017, 09:00:59 PM »
Difficult as this defeat is I will take it and hope that he can win the next 5. If he does that I will be happy despite lack of entertainment.
You're having a laugh.