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by Abdoulaye's Twin
Mon Jan 18, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Half season predictions
Replies: 31
Views: 353

Re: Half season predictions

I went with mid table before we started the season. I think we'll end up on the lower end of that. For me it was naive at best to think we could go with Crellin without a proper experienced alternative. Gilks has done well to step up, but I suspect the adrenaline and excitement of playing again will...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Will we be at the races? Cheltenham (h) Saturday 16 Jan 15:00 KO (GMT)
Replies: 246
Views: 1756

Re: Will we be at the races? Cheltenham (h) Saturday 16 Jan 15:00 KO (GMT)

Jackson needs to settle... If we'd signed Messi and Ronaldo an hour before kick off, would you play them against Cheltenham? They’ve obviously been here a little longer than that seeing as names were out yesterday as having signed. But yes it’s early days for both. Neither convincing though in earl...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Pragmatism vs Perseverance
Replies: 128
Views: 5037

Re: Pragmatism vs Perseverance

Dave Sutton's barnet wrote:
Wed Jan 06, 2021 3:53 pm
officer_dibble wrote:
Wed Jan 06, 2021 3:34 pm
Ha I loved playing as a full back, way better than centre half. Push on, stick a cross in, and drift in at the back stick when the balls on the other side.
I enjoyed the pushing on much more than the having to get back.
I often didn't make it back :lol:
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Mon Dec 28, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Will Evatt be wise about Morecambe? The Christmas special - Morecambe (H), 7:00pm, Tuesday, 29 December
Replies: 18
Views: 670

Re: Will Evatt be wise about Morecambe? The Christmas special - Morecambe (H), 7:00pm, Tuesday, 29 December

Not a disaster this IMO, much rather play them when its re arranged when we hopefully have 3 or 4 new / better players in. Forfeit the game give us the 3 points, Isn't that what was requested against us? Or make them play their u-18s, which is what was required of us. I assume they are in a separat...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Mon Dec 28, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Will Evatt be wise about Morecambe? The Christmas special - Morecambe (H), 7:00pm, Tuesday, 29 December
Replies: 18
Views: 670

Re: Will Evatt be wise about Morecambe? The Christmas special - Morecambe (H), 7:00pm, Tuesday, 29 December

Not a disaster this IMO, much rather play them when its re arranged when we hopefully have 3 or 4 new / better players in. Forfeit the game give us the 3 points, Isn't that what was requested against us? Or make them play their u-18s, which is what was required of us. I assume they are in a separat...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Tue Dec 22, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: 2020 Christmas
Replies: 9
Views: 301

Re: 2020 Christmas

Yep, it's been a pretty dreadful year. Have a good Christmas everyone and here's to a better New Year :pissed:
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Sun Dec 20, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Today I'm happy about......
Replies: 8867
Views: 321677

Re: Today I'm happy about......

Today is my first full day off since mid-March. I'm not entirely sure what to do with myself it's been that long :? Tomorrow will be my first day's holiday since August and I've no idea what I'm going to do with it :? Last one of them was August 2017...not that I'm counting days or owt :lol: I went...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Today I'm happy about......
Replies: 8867
Views: 321677

Re: Today I'm happy about......

Today is my first full day off since mid-March. I'm not entirely sure what to do with myself it's been that long :?
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Yes. We're the wee guys taking on Coop and Tesco :oyea: Do the locals come in asking if you'll be having a Sale? :D They know better than to ask! That said, I've a few good deals on malts at the moment :mrgreen: Oh well, you'd better add The Whisky Exchange to Coop and Tesco then, I can feel an ord...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Thu Dec 17, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Bruce Rioja wrote:
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:17 am
Abdoulaye's Twin wrote:
Wed Dec 16, 2020 5:12 pm
Yes. We're the wee guys taking on Coop and Tesco :oyea:
Do the locals come in asking if you'll be having a Sale? :D
They know better than to ask!

That said, I've a few good deals on malts at the moment :mrgreen:
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Thu Dec 17, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Clearly beating us is more exciting then Christmas for you! Only because owning a supermarket means Christmas is a bloody nightmare and therefore deeply unexciting :D Is this a supermarket out in the highlands/islands of Scotland still? Yes. We're the wee guys taking on Coop and Tesco :oyea: Good s...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Clearly beating us is more exciting then Christmas for you! Only because owning a supermarket means Christmas is a bloody nightmare and therefore deeply unexciting :D Is this a supermarket out in the highlands/islands of Scotland still? Yes. We're the wee guys taking on Coop and Tesco :oyea: Good s...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Dec 16, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Clearly beating us is more exciting then Christmas for you! Only because owning a supermarket means Christmas is a bloody nightmare and therefore deeply unexciting :D Is this a supermarket out in the highlands/islands of Scotland still? Yes. We're the wee guys taking on Coop and Tesco :oyea:
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Dec 16, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Gooner Girl wrote:
Wed Dec 16, 2020 2:29 pm

Clearly beating us is more exciting then Christmas for you!
Only because owning a supermarket means Christmas is a bloody nightmare and therefore deeply unexciting :D
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Just sent 3 excited children in for Christmas lunch and jumper day at school and remembering with fondness my own primary school Christmas’. It’s not the same this year, No nativity play, carols, Christmas cards, no bringing in board games but the teacher at school have been doing their best to mak...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: The athletics/running thread
Replies: 7507
Views: 259515

Re: The athletics/running thread

For all your doom and gloom predictions AT my knee is actually much better today On day 2. Even stood up to some stretching and work in Pilates this morning. I guess us younger ones just heal quicker or something? :conf: (That said i’ll still be using it as an excuse to skive off runs for a bit yet...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Wed Dec 16, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: General Chit Chat
Replies: 8071
Views: 345697

Re: General Chit Chat

Just sent 3 excited children in for Christmas lunch and jumper day at school and remembering with fondness my own primary school Christmas’. It’s not the same this year, No nativity play, carols, Christmas cards, no bringing in board games but the teacher at school have been doing their best to mak...
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: The Trotters
Topic: Flashbacks to 'Nam... Chelt'nam (A) Tue 15 Dec 7.45pm
Replies: 126
Views: 2725

Re: Flashbacks to 'Nam... Chelt'nam (A) Tue 15 Dec 7.45pm

Dave Sutton's barnet wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:33 pm
GOAL DELANEY!!!!!
Before I yay, can I confirm the ball is in their nets and not ours?
by Abdoulaye's Twin
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: The athletics/running thread
Replies: 7507
Views: 259515

Re: The athletics/running thread

And day 2 is always worse than the day after :twisted: