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by Bruce Rioja
Fri Sep 25, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: The athletics/running thread
Replies: 7398
Views: 231221

Re: The athletics/running thread

Some years ago Thebish shared an excellent slow cooker recipe for vegetarian chili bean soup with me; a recipe which I still use to this day. In fact, only this week I decided to knock-up a batch after my younger brother gave me a bag full of his homegrown scotch bonnet chilis. Oh my! Yesterday eve...
by Bruce Rioja
Fri Sep 25, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Summer 2020 transfers
Replies: 747
Views: 31267

Re: Summer 2020 transfers

GARETH Evans is not a player on Bolton Wanderers’ radar, according to boss Ian Evatt. (BEN)

So there you go.
by Bruce Rioja
Fri Sep 25, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00pm
Replies: 192
Views: 3284

Re: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00p

After the Colchester log-in debacle I've just entered my code for Saturday good and early. Nae bother. :) Now to ponder the possibilities regarding which matchday snacks to have. Beer. That's that settled then. :) Might need something stronger.... In truth, I purposely haven't touched a drop since ...
by Bruce Rioja
Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: The athletics/running thread
Replies: 7398
Views: 231221

Re: The athletics/running thread

Some years ago Thebish shared an excellent slow cooker recipe for vegetarian chili bean soup with me; a recipe which I still use to this day. In fact, only this week I decided to knock-up a batch after my younger brother gave me a bag full of his homegrown scotch bonnet chilis. Oh my! Yesterday even...
by Bruce Rioja
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00pm
Replies: 192
Views: 3284

Re: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00p

Worthy4England wrote:
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:32 pm
Bruce Rioja wrote:
Thu Sep 24, 2020 1:53 pm
After the Colchester log-in debacle I've just entered my code for Saturday good and early. Nae bother. :)

Now to ponder the possibilities regarding which matchday snacks to have.
Beer.
That's that settled then. :)
by Bruce Rioja
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Division Four, 2020-?
Replies: 57
Views: 4339

Re: Division Four, 2020-?

TonyDomingos wrote:
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:05 pm

Some money might trickle down from the Prem
In a week that's seen Macclesfield Town close their gates for the last time after 146 years, for the want of less than a week's worth of Gareth Bale's pay, I think I'll rest my hopes on someone coming up with a vaccine first instead.
by Bruce Rioja
Thu Sep 24, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00pm
Replies: 192
Views: 3284

Re: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00p

After the Colchester log-in debacle I've just entered my code for Saturday good and early. Nae bother. :)

Now to ponder the possibilities regarding which matchday snacks to have.
by Bruce Rioja
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00pm
Replies: 192
Views: 3284

Re: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00p

64% of the possession to us, according to Auntie - and for what?

At what point does the cry of "Get the fecking thing up there" come about?
by Bruce Rioja
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: I don't think I like Ian Evatt much, but this is why I think he will succeed here.
Replies: 39
Views: 1057

Re: I don't think I like Ian Evatt much, but this is why I think he will succeed here.

On my Rioch-o-Meter he is slipping towards Nigel Pearson territory If Rioch is at 12:00, how far round is Nigel? :-) 3:00. Slipping towards a Souness 5:00 though here - 'I made it clear when I got this job. The philosophy won’t change. We want to play dynamic, attacking football, but we’ve got to l...
by Bruce Rioja
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00pm
Replies: 192
Views: 3284

Re: Can we be-a-tad little shellfish and make this the U-turn of the season? Colchester United Away 19th Sep 2020 15:00p

Dujon wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:44 am
Reading the comments about Sarcevic over the last few weeks it seems that he's almost the invisible man.
Int football fans brilliant?!

Half calling him the invisible man, the other saying that he's as fat as Billy Bunter :D
by Bruce Rioja
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: I don't think I like Ian Evatt much, but this is why I think he will succeed here.
Replies: 39
Views: 1057

Re: I don't think I like Ian Evatt much, but this is why I think he will succeed here.

It's not for me, but I'll happily hold him my hand good be him every credit if he backs it up. You might have to run that one by me again, LE... :D And he's a teacher. No wonder the country is going to the dogs! Look, it was morning break. I was rushing. And pissed. I used to say shit like that han...
by Bruce Rioja
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: I don't think I like Ian Evatt much, but this is why I think he will succeed here.
Replies: 39
Views: 1057

Re: I don't think I like Ian Evatt much, but this is why I think he will succeed here.

On my Rioch-o-Meter he is slipping towards Nigel Pearson territory
by Bruce Rioja
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Haven't Seen You Her-Bi-Vore. Inaugural Meat-ing. Forest Green Rovers (H) Sat 12/09/20 15:00 (Division 4)
Replies: 199
Views: 3682

Re: Haven't Seen You Her-Bi-Vore. Inaugural Meat-ing. Forest Green Rovers (H) Sat 12/09/20 15:00 (Division 4)

Haven't had my ifollow code yet. Have emailed the to let office with absolutely no expectation of acknowledgement, like the other times I've emailed the useless feck*. Had to mail them for mine. It came through a couple of hours later. WELL BULLY FOR YOU!! No fecking use though. I can't get on as I...
by Bruce Rioja
Sat Sep 12, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Haven't Seen You Her-Bi-Vore. Inaugural Meat-ing. Forest Green Rovers (H) Sat 12/09/20 15:00 (Division 4)
Replies: 199
Views: 3682

Re: Haven't Seen You Her-Bi-Vore. Inaugural Meat-ing. Forest Green Rovers (H) Sat 12/09/20 15:00 (Division 4)

Haven't had my ifollow code yet. Have emailed the to let office with absolutely no expectation of acknowledgement, like the other times I've emailed the useless feck*. Had to mail them for mine. It came through a couple of hours later. WELL BULLY FOR YOU!! No fecking use though. I can't get on as I...
by Bruce Rioja
Sat Sep 12, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Haven't Seen You Her-Bi-Vore. Inaugural Meat-ing. Forest Green Rovers (H) Sat 12/09/20 15:00 (Division 4)
Replies: 199
Views: 3682

Re: Haven't Seen You Her-Bi-Vore. Inaugural Meat-ing. Forest Green Rovers (H) Sat 12/09/20 15:00 (Division 4)

Haven't had my ifollow code yet. Have emailed the to let office with absolutely no expectation of acknowledgement, like the other times I've emailed the useless feck*. Had to mail them for mine. It came through a couple of hours later. WELL BULLY FOR YOU!! No fecking use though. I can't get on as I...
by Bruce Rioja
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Division Four, 2020-?
Replies: 57
Views: 4339

Re: Division Four, 2020-?

My first away game, Port Vale (Oct 83). My mate and the 17 yr old I presented ourselves at the Piccadilly Station booking office and requested "Two return tickets to Port Vale please". Well, how were we supposed to know?! :) It remains the only game of my life in which I've seen mounted coppers ente...