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07 Jan 2017 14:00 #1 by CCU
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Win or Lose, Up The Blues!

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07 Jan 2017 14:01 - 07 Jan 2017 14:08 #2 by CCU
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No Raynes in the 18? Assume a knock or ill? McKee back on the bench...

Edit: James Phillips says Raynes is ill, not sure he'd have caught Norovirus at the Infirmary mind as he suggested?!

Win or Lose, Up The Blues!
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07 Jan 2017 14:12 - 07 Jan 2017 14:13 #3 by Kangshung
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Let's hope Ellis and Brisley can forge a partnership today.

Tough game, a point would be no disaster.
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07 Jan 2017 14:16 #4 by TheLazyLewisGuy
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I think KC has something to do with the teams not being announced in formation

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07 Jan 2017 14:21 #5 by seesaw50
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Forge one even ....would prefer Ellis at LB and MG at CB

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07 Jan 2017 14:43 #6 by Kangshung
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seesaw50 wrote: Forge one even ....would prefer Ellis at LB and MG at CB


Thought that had slipped under the radar ;)

MG much better suited to CB, but I don't think Ellis at fullback would prove any better.

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07 Jan 2017 14:49 #7 by Dancingbear
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seesaw50 wrote: Forge one even ....would prefer Ellis at LB and MG at CB


Should make it a bit stronger ;)

There's only one way of life and that's your own!!!

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07 Jan 2017 15:11 #8 by jelly
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No clean sheet again today then . . .

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07 Jan 2017 15:13 #9 by Kangshung
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The obligatory early goal conceded. Now we can start to play...

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07 Jan 2017 15:19 - 07 Jan 2017 15:41 #10 by Wukkie
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Tough game this one with the run they are on at the moment and our shoddy defending over the last coupe of months. Even before the match I'd have taken a draw.
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07 Jan 2017 15:21 #11 by seesaw50
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Jabo chance goes begging

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07 Jan 2017 15:26 #12 by seesaw50
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seesaw50 wrote: Jabo chance goes begging


Wyke and Jabo combined to set JK up and just a toe short.COME ON...seem to have started playing

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07 Jan 2017 15:28 #13 by TheLazyLewisGuy
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Get in! been the better team since the goal according to Col u player.

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07 Jan 2017 15:29 #14 by seesaw50
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Brisley header :woohoo: :woohoo:
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07 Jan 2017 15:32 #15 by TheLazyLewisGuy
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Notts County getting stuffed again.

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07 Jan 2017 15:33 #16 by seesaw50
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Aw come on whats garn on ?

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07 Jan 2017 15:34 #17 by Kangshung
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For goodness sake.

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07 Jan 2017 15:35 #18 by Elliott
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Same old problem - we need to score a minimum of 3 goals to win a game. Strengthening the defence is an absolute must
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07 Jan 2017 15:35 #19 by Lazarus
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If we don't sort this defending out ASAP we'll be staying in L2 for another season.

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07 Jan 2017 15:35 #20 by Dancingbear
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Never mind lads weve still got a decent goal difference.

There's only one way of life and that's your own!!!
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07 Jan 2017 15:35 #21 by Wukkie
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On level terms for five minutes until another goal is shipped.

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07 Jan 2017 15:36 #22 by jelly
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seesaw50 wrote: Aw come on whats garn on ?


Hardly a surprise - we've conceded 2 goals in a game again. Really need to get a grip on this defence as soon as possible - winning 3-2 is all well and good when you manage it but not many teams win leagues, or even get promotion, without a solid defence.

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07 Jan 2017 15:38 - 07 Jan 2017 15:40 #23 by seesaw50
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Kennedy scores but OS.....bum
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07 Jan 2017 15:39 #24 by jelly
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jelly wrote:

seesaw50 wrote: Aw come on whats garn on ?


Hardly a surprise - we've conceded 2 goals in a game again. Really need to get a grip on this defence as soon as possible - winning 3-2 is all well and good when you manage it but not many teams win leagues, or even get promotion, without a solid defence.


Just looked and we've conceded at least 2 goals in 17 separate games this season, in all competitions, including 11 since the start of November.

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07 Jan 2017 15:40 #25 by seesaw50
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Another miss by jabo ...at least the chances are coming

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07 Jan 2017 15:41 #26 by TheLazyLewisGuy
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How many chances are we going to miss though

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07 Jan 2017 15:42 #27 by seesaw50
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Elliott wrote: Same old problem - we need to score a minimum of 3 goals to win a game. Strengthening the defence is an absolute must


Over committing defenders ??

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07 Jan 2017 15:43 #28 by Lazarus
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seesaw50 wrote: Another miss by jabo ...at least the chances are coming


They are but way too many are being missed of late. Poor defending and finishing will take its toll eventually if they don't sort it.

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07 Jan 2017 15:44 #29 by seesaw50
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TheLazyLewisGuy wrote: How many chances are we going to miss though

Jabo 2 Kennedy 1 ...Wyke on the field ?? Not getting much air time

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07 Jan 2017 15:55 #30 by seesaw50
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TheLazyLewisGuy wrote: Notts County getting stuffed again.


Good for Morecambe but they've had one sent off

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07 Jan 2017 15:58 #31 by Kangshung
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Trying not to overreact but we're starting to seem a little short of where we need to be.

It's been obvious for weeks that we're struggling defensively, yet the only solid link we've had with a potential signing is a striker. If Kevin Wright isn't getting game time now, when we have no other LB available, I've got to question the reason for signing him at all.

Random, loosely connected thoughts.

Must be overreacting.

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07 Jan 2017 16:06 - 07 Jan 2017 16:09 #32 by seesaw50
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Kangshung wrote: Trying not to overreact but we're starting to seem a little short of where we need to be.

It's been obvious for weeks that we're struggling defensively, yet the only solid link we've had with a potential signing is a striker. If Kevin Wright isn't getting game time now, when we have no other LB available, I've got to question the reason for signing him at all.

Random, loosely connected thoughts.

Must be overreacting.


All relevant at the moment
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07 Jan 2017 16:08 #33 by Lazarus
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Kangshung wrote: Trying not to overreact but we're starting to seem a little short of where we need to be.

It's been obvious for weeks that we're struggling defensively, yet the only solid link we've had with a potential signing is a striker. If Kevin Wright isn't getting game time now, when we have no other LB available, I've got to question the reason for signing him at all.

Random, loosely connected thoughts.

Must be overreacting.


Fair comments tbh. Many seem to think that MG is better in the middle of defence. Right now would seem the time to put him in there ( It seems the central defenders have largely been at fault by not doing the basics of just picking up their man in the box) so why isn't he?. Does KC disagree? or as you suggest, does he not have confidence in KW as left back?

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07 Jan 2017 16:09 - 07 Jan 2017 16:10 #34 by TheLazyLewisGuy
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Not like us to concede early in the second half!

Missing great chances then their lad knocks one in from the edge of the box.
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07 Jan 2017 16:10 #35 by Lazarus
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Game over :S

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07 Jan 2017 16:11 #36 by seesaw50
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Could be game over people....hope I'm wrong :blink:

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07 Jan 2017 16:13 #37 by jelly
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Even if we end up winning this (would need to be about 8-7 the way we're going), Curle has to sort the defence out.

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07 Jan 2017 16:13 #38 by seesaw50
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Their keeper's dodgy radio says ..get some balls on him fhen :angry: :angry: :angry:

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07 Jan 2017 16:15 #39 by seesaw50
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Looks like McQueen coming on

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07 Jan 2017 16:15 #40 by Kangshung
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They're the form team. It's not that bad in isolation.

I'm not in denial.

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07 Jan 2017 16:16 #41 by seesaw50
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Tom Miller off

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07 Jan 2017 16:17 #42 by jelly
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seesaw50 wrote: Tom Miller off


Substituted rather than sent off. Why not take a defender off and put a more attacking player on - we're 2 down?

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07 Jan 2017 16:21 #43 by Wukkie
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17 without a clean sheet now. 10th place finish here we come and the directors letting off party poppers at the end of the season.
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07 Jan 2017 16:21 - 07 Jan 2017 16:22 #44 by seesaw50
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I say again what's garn on ...another near miss and defense failure
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07 Jan 2017 16:23 #45 by seesaw50
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jelly wrote:

seesaw50 wrote: Tom Miller off


Substituted rather than sent off. Why not take a defender off and put a more attacking player on - we're 2 down?

They're hoping he bombs forward as a wing back type player

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07 Jan 2017 16:30 #46 by wetheriggscufc
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Shocking defensively again.

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07 Jan 2017 16:30 #47 by seesaw50
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Looking ragged radio says as they hit the bar....need Shaun Miller on for Wyke

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07 Jan 2017 16:31 #48 by Wukkie
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I'm reminded of the first time I went down there when they first opened their new stadium and had gone four of five games without winning at the spot then we turned up and they hammered us 5-0 in typical Carlisle fashion.

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07 Jan 2017 16:32 #49 by seesaw50
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Luckily nobody else playing today can touch us...this just won't do Mr Curle ...we need Mike Jones back ASAP

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07 Jan 2017 16:32 #50 by Kangshung
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Strange, just a few short weeks ago you always felt we would get back in to a game.

That feeling has gone, for me at least. Jones is obviously a big miss, but for me it's Danny G who we are missing the most.
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