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Author Topic: Bruce out?  (Read 324914 times)

Offline brian green

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7395 on: October 25, 2017, 06:22:15 AM »
Mr Unsworth's service to Villa is honoured at Wycombe with the David Unsworth Vegiburger Van.  Puts our once proud club to shame.

Online TheMalandro

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7396 on: October 25, 2017, 09:38:21 AM »
Brian, I've decided to carve your pumpkin into a Steve Bruce.

Offline Risso

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7397 on: October 25, 2017, 09:55:53 AM »
Brian, I've decided to carve your pumpkin into a Steve Bruce.

Are you taking a lump hammer to it?

Online ChicagoLion

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7398 on: October 25, 2017, 12:58:08 PM »
Brian, I've decided to carve your pumpkin into a Steve Bruce.

Are you taking a lump hammer to it?
Dynamite should work.

Online passport1

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7399 on: October 28, 2017, 07:44:01 PM »
If Steve should ever go I think I have seen the man who can fill the gap. Step forward David Unsworth. Obviously we would have to negotiate with his wife but she certainly appears to have been feeding him very well since I last saw him.

Online ChicagoLion

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7400 on: October 29, 2017, 02:11:59 PM »
4 points from 9 October having beaten some crap teams in September.
Another Bruce performance today, took an hour to change what was obviously not working.
Consider how much the blose team cost and look at what Bruce has to pick from.

Offline Nastylee

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7401 on: October 29, 2017, 02:20:54 PM »
That's Blose, the 4th biggest spenders in the division this season?

Online ChicagoLion

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7402 on: October 29, 2017, 02:23:47 PM »
That's Blose, the 4th biggest spenders in the division this season?
And how much does that compare to what our team cost?

Offline Ads

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7403 on: October 29, 2017, 02:26:26 PM »
You have no divine right to anything. It was a derby and traditional we're poor here regardless of the result.

A point at the Sty isn't a bad result. We're in the top 6 and have some key games coming up.

Offline mr underhill

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7404 on: October 29, 2017, 02:31:28 PM »
I'd rather be joint fifth on points than where they are

Offline Nastylee

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7405 on: October 29, 2017, 02:33:07 PM »
That's Blose, the 4th biggest spenders in the division this season?
And how much does that compare to what our team cost?

We spent 2.5m this summer.

Online old man villa fan

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7406 on: October 29, 2017, 02:37:27 PM »
That's Blose, the 4th biggest spenders in the division this season?
And how much does that compare to what our team cost?

We spent 2.5m this summer.

With three good loans that could quite easily cost 20m plus if we had bought them.

Offline SoccerHQ

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7407 on: October 29, 2017, 02:54:58 PM »
Imagine his tactics if he managed us in the prem, I honestly think he'd instruct all outfield players not to cross the halfway line if we played Man. City (drawing them in the FA cup would be amusing).

I've been mostly consistent in my view on SB. Keep him in the championship as he picks up points regularly at this level but we need to let him go even if he secures promotion.

Offline VillaAlways

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7408 on: October 29, 2017, 02:58:06 PM »
That's Blose, the 4th biggest spenders in the division this season?
And how much does that compare to what our team cost?

We spent 2.5m this summer.

With three good loans that could quite easily cost 20m plus if we had bought them.
Eh ??

Online Dave

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Re: Bruce out?
« Reply #7409 on: October 29, 2017, 03:47:00 PM »
That's Blose, the 4th biggest spenders in the division this season?
And how much does that compare to what our team cost?

We spent 2.5m this summer.

With three good loans that could quite easily cost 20m plus if we had bought them.
Eh ??

He's pointing out that Onomah, Johnstone and Snodgrass aren't exactly freebies, even if they don't appear with a big number next to their name on a list of transfers.