Fixtures

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  1. Simple Saffy

    Simple Saffy Not606 Godfather

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    Its also the league cup fixtures being drawn tomorrow. We are number 34 in the Northern section.
     
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  2. flandersmackem

    flandersmackem Well-Known Member

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    So....its Oxford at home then..then Ipswich away
     
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  3. Vincemac

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  4. SAFCDRUM

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    This is awful. I look at those fixtures and other than Portsmouth away I cant see a hard game. We should walk this league this season.
     
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  5. gelders pie

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    '' should'' being the word.
     
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  6. Teesdarlomakem

    Teesdarlomakem Well-Known Member

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    Dont tempt fate.

    Ipswich will be up there this season and theres always an underdog in the mix like Luton were last season.
    We struggled against Fleetwood last season and i expect Barton to have them stronger next season aswell.
     
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  7. Simple Saffy

    Simple Saffy Not606 Godfather

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    I agree with Drum. Them fixtures look terrible as in I don't see any hard games. It shows how far we've dropped because they'll think the same about us. With a few signings we should storm the league if JR decides to be more adventurous.
     
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  8. SAFCDRUM

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    Oh I know mate. That's why I felt awful writing it. Compare this league though with the championship, worlds apart.
     
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  9. Nads

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    That would be whole different thing I’d imagine mate, there’s always the human element.

    Sky let you recontract at any time anyway, so you can start a new contract and change etc, but everyone used to switch, I do year mine year other half so they have things in place.

    Sky don’t make a penny on a new 18 month contract until month 15, it’s crazy.
     
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  10. Nads

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    Delighted with a home game, and I’m glad we’ve got quite a tough start for the league.

    A good start will really set us up nicely.
     
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  11. Teesdarlomakem

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    The problem with the lower leagues mate is the longer your in a rut the harder it is to get out of it
     
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  12. Vincemac

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    Your right there it’s going to be tuff again this season
     
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  13. gelders pie

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    I think it'll be tougher. More teams will follow Wycombes lead. Having said that, I think Ross will have learnt and will deal with it, so harder, but I think we'll still do it.
     
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  14. RTB

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    Accrington Stanley
     
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  15. clockstander

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    Nine points out of our first three games, will set a marker, that's the target. No pressure !!! , cant wait.
     
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  16. FTM Dave

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    Anyone know when the TV game faffing around is done by? I've had a look and see it was 28 June last year, but there's ****-all on the EFL site about this year yet.

    I was just about to get booked up to come back for the Pompey & Rochdale games, as flight prices are reasonable, when it clicked with me that us v Pompey could be a shout for a TV game.
     
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  17. RTB

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    No - but when they get around to it, it will be here:
    https://www.efl.com/clubs-and-competitions/tv-games/domestic-efl-games/
     
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  18. FTM Dave

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    Thanks RTB. I'll hang on for a week or so and hope August flight prices don't go up too much!
     
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  19. Simple Saffy

    Simple Saffy Not606 Godfather

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    It looks like Hull have made a formal approach to speak with the Doncaster manager.
     
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  20. The Little General

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    Adkins will make someone a good manager, apparently he walked and wasn't sacked.
     
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