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Offline Richard E

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #480 on: July 20, 2019, 12:24:25 PM »
I thought their party line was that they weren’t bothered they’d lost to Watford because Man City would have won anyway?

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #481 on: July 21, 2019, 01:09:10 AM »
I think they're taking a pre-season tour game a little too seriously.

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #482 on: July 21, 2019, 08:50:16 AM »
Huge congratulations to Wolves on winning a pre-season friendly on penalties #massive club #levels

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #483 on: July 21, 2019, 02:18:34 PM »
They've done a special edition home shirt for the pre-season tournament win! 😂

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #484 on: July 21, 2019, 02:19:59 PM »
The epitome of small time. Fuck em.

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #485 on: July 21, 2019, 02:38:52 PM »
To be fair it is their first trophy since Larry Lloyd’s fcuk up in 1980.

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #486 on: July 21, 2019, 03:40:08 PM »
I saw one clown boasting that they’d just beaten the best team in the world!


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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #487 on: July 21, 2019, 07:15:19 PM »
To be fair it is their first trophy since Larry Lloyd’s fcuk up in 1980.


The did the double in 1988. The fourth division title and the Associate Members cup. Ally Robertson can claim he was a double winning captain.

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #488 on: July 22, 2019, 07:26:16 AM »
To be fair it is their first trophy since Larry Lloyd’s fcuk up in 1980.

Sorry for the pedantry - wasn't it David Needham's fcuk up?

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #489 on: July 22, 2019, 11:01:23 AM »
To be fair it is their first trophy since Larry Lloyd’s fcuk up in 1980.

Sorry for the pedantry - wasn't it David Needham's fcuk up?


I think it was Needham's mistake but I also think Larry Lloyd was involved. Didn't Gray nip in between the two of them?

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #490 on: July 22, 2019, 11:05:09 AM »
To be fair it is their first trophy since Larry Lloyd’s fcuk up in 1980.

Sorry for the pedantry - wasn't it David Needham's fcuk up?


I think it was Needham's mistake but I also think Larry Lloyd was involved. Didn't Gray nip in between the two of them?

Without YouTubing or googling, I’m sure it was a clash between Needham and Shilton?

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #491 on: July 22, 2019, 12:00:40 PM »
You guys are probably right, I was trying to remember.  I know Shilton came towards it to clear the ball.

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« Reply #492 on: July 22, 2019, 12:02:20 PM »

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #493 on: July 22, 2019, 04:44:26 PM »




Back in the old days before the league Cup final was shown live on TV and was played on a Saturday at 3pm along with all the other days fixtures. They used to show the highlights on the Sunday. I think the first one that was shown live was Liverpool v Everton in 1984. Although I seem to remember the 1981 final replay between Liverpool and West Ham at Villa Park being shown live.

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Re: (We're lucky to be allowed in the same division as) Wolves
« Reply #494 on: July 23, 2019, 06:21:46 AM »
Goal celebrations were better then weren’t they? Just hands up happiness, none of this robot twerking shenanigans, pointing to your name. I had to get up at 4:15 for a flight - harrumph.