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Andy R
Andy R
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Joined: June 19, 2020 5:42 pm
Last seen: October 1, 2022 10:57 pm
Topics: 40 / Replies: 897
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RE: Coventry v Boro

The bookmakers adjust their prices according to bets placed. The fewer bets placed, the more volatile the market. Next Manager markets are famously ...

4 days ago
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RE: Coventry v Boro

Thanks for the opener OFB, a cracking read as per. Blimey, there’ll be bedlam if we lose this one eh? Surely the couple of weeks training will do ...

1 week ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

@plato There are parallels at the moment between ourselves and West Ham having both had higher than expected finishing positions last season and we...

1 week ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

Just returning briefly to the “jobs for the boys” debate, I see that West Ham have installed Mark Noble as Sporting Director. That's the sort of app...

1 week ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

I don’t think it’s reasonable to say that hiring someone you value based on previous experience is a “job for the boys”. It’s fair to say that if you ...

1 week ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

Just to add to Selwynoz’s podcast recommendation, there’s also a new one from the BBC which features Maddo and Dana from The Boro Breakdown:

2 weeks ago
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RE: Discussion Forum Software Update

Great work, Werder. Much appreciated. I don’t know where we’d be without you.

2 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

@ken Speak for yourself, Ken - I had Emerson and Bowen in my fantasy team and was looking for more than a grand total of 3pts from the two!

2 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

The late kick-off meant I was only able to catch the last 15mins or so last night so I can't really comment. All I saw was Boro camped around the Roth...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Rotherham

I haven't posted too much of late as I'm currently on Jury Duty and it's surprisingly taking quite a lot out of me. It's amazing how sitting and liste...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Cardiff

Many thanks OFB. Football has obviously taken a bit of a back step over the last few days but I’m glad that we’re back tonight. There doesn’t seem...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Ken Smith Points Of View

Ken, I had a couple of years of working on the coverage of Grand Prix Speedway back in 2001 - 2003. I knew nothing of the sport beforehand and hav...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Blackpool v Boro

Match postponed.

3 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

@pedro You could play McGree behind a front two in a 3-4-1-2. It would mean Crooks playing deeper or not at all but I’m not sure we have the defens...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

Agree with all of that, Werder. Liam Roberts has done brilliantly in stepping up from League Two and looks a great piece of recruitment. He may not ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

Howson fit to play after all, so Fry in for Lenihan the only change.

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

We’ll soon find out but it sounds like Howson and Lenihan will miss out tonight. Fry is an easy swap in for Lenihan (and possibly an upgrade anyway?...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

@original-fat-bob Thanks Bob, although I don’t think the stats make good reading! With the way we play, I would expect our xGC to be below averag...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

Welcome back Martin. Some great posts above as ever and on the other forums regarding finances. Boro could really do with a win tomorrow night cou...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

Best of luck John. Far more important than this football malarkey.

4 weeks ago
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RE: Boro v Sunderland

Great stuff, Bob. Thanks.

4 weeks ago
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RE: Wilder's window of opportunity to build promotion squad

@malcolm Yes. Large turnaround that will take some time to click but, on paper at least, they’ve brought in a number of players that fit the templa...

1 month ago
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RE: Watford v Boro

I'm afraid that Paddy McNair is just a "nearly" man. Reasonably tall, reasonably strong, but not enough to cope with the powerhouses. Not slow, but ...

1 month ago
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RE: Watford v Boro

Bugger. Boro worked hard tonight and a draw would certainly have been a fair result but the half chances didn’t go our way when we were on top for m...

1 month ago
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RE: Watford v Boro

Honours even after 45. Boro competing pretty well with the added physicality of Clarke, Mowatt, Crooks and Muniz apparent when compared to a few wee...

1 month ago
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RE: Watford v Boro

Just clocked the respective goal differences and realised that a win tonight would put us above Watford. Doesn’t seem right after the start we had whi...

1 month ago
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RE: Watford v Boro

@ken Hate's a strong word, Ken. I don't hate anybody that I can think of, let alone another football club. Like you, I've never really understood...

1 month ago
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RE: Watford v Boro

I tend to instinctively adopt Tony Mowbray's side as my (distant) second team. That's going to be tough this time around.

1 month ago
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