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by Ethiaa
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Roverstalk
Topic: Quarantine edition: Blackburn Rovers vs. Leeds U.
Replies: 45
Views: 879

Re: Quarantine edition: Blackburn Rovers vs. Leeds U.

I find him to be a vile human being who has put self aggrandisement above everything else, has a reputation within the game for dodgy financial deals, and then obviously got caught doing a dodgy financial deal with England which was all about his own self aggrandisement. Even if I could put aside th...
by Ethiaa
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Roverstalk
Topic: Quarantine edition: Blackburn Rovers vs. Leeds U.
Replies: 45
Views: 879

Re: Quarantine edition: Blackburn Rovers vs. Leeds U.

WacoRover wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:40 pm
In hindsight, Venkys must realize what a mistake it was to fire Big Sam.
You have got to be shitting me :lol:

To be clear, I think this remains one of their most laudable acts to date.
by Ethiaa
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Roverstalk
Topic: Quarantine Edition: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, Sat 27 June 2020, KO 15:00
Replies: 90
Views: 1669

Re: Quarantine Edition: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, Sat 27 June 2020, KO 15:00

And luck. In a competitive league where a result is easily decided on the basis of a single mistake, flick, ricochet, pass or whatever, small margins which have nothing to do with anything you can control or change can have a disproportionate impact (unlike in a game where scoring is higher and is b...
by Ethiaa
Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Roverstalk
Topic: Quarantine Edition: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, Sat 27 June 2020, KO 15:00
Replies: 90
Views: 1669

Re: Quarantine Edition: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, Sat 27 June 2020, KO 15:00

I'm with Matt. You don't know what you've got till it's gone. We have a good manager who is doing well with a small town club with small town gates. What's more, there is progression year on year. You don't need to look very far back to see what repeatedly casting around for a miracle manager does t...
by Ethiaa
Fri Jun 26, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: The Other Things in Life
Topic: The English Game
Replies: 2
Views: 57

Re: The English Game

Is it about rugby?
by Ethiaa
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: Roverstalk
Topic: Quarantine Edition: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, Sat 27 June 2020, KO 15:00
Replies: 90
Views: 1669

Re: Quarantine Edition: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, Sat 27 June 2020, KO 15:00

There are few teams who have gone up from the Championship who I've thought were ready to compete in the PL. Plenty of them manage it. £170 million will do that to a team.
by Ethiaa
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Roverstalk
Topic: Quarantine Edition: Blackburn Rovers v Bristol City, Sat 20 June 2020, KO 15:00
Replies: 71
Views: 1511

Re: Quarantine Edition: Blackburn Rovers v Bristol City, Sat 20 June 2020, KO 15:00

:D

Correct answer was obviously that they don't need those.
by Ethiaa
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: The Other Things in Life
Topic: The US sports thread
Replies: 752
Views: 115159

Re: The US sports thread

The system should have sent you one. We aren't leaving you out!

I assume you are going to opt for letting the system pick you some players and then leave them to do whatever they can again? :-)
by Ethiaa
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:37 am
Forum: The Other Things in Life
Topic: The US sports thread
Replies: 752
Views: 115159

Re: The US sports thread

You did pretty well considering. But then NFL fantasy is pretty random within the top group of players. Did you not get an email Jon?
by Ethiaa
Mon Jun 08, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: The Other Things in Life
Topic: The US sports thread
Replies: 752
Views: 115159

Re: The US sports thread

NFL time again. I'm sure you all had an email... so online draft? Any day/time preference?