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Controversial I know but

Post  cyprussyd on 2018-03-31, 11:15 am

Do you think that the manager may know best, well better than we armchair experts.

Players given a few days off, one even had the nerve to catch some sun.
Disgraceful I read, they dont deserve it.

Visiting a factory at Peterlee.
What's that all about?

Yesterdays team selection.
Fletcher, he is starting Fletcher and what about past it O'Shea and Cattermole, I don't care Kone, McGeady ffs.

We wont win a game this season.






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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Rovertsafc on 2018-03-31, 11:32 am

Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  cyprussyd on 2018-03-31, 12:47 pm

Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Coleman out then, the useless c**t

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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Rovertsafc on 2018-03-31, 1:00 pm

cyprussyd wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Coleman out then, the useless c**t
Not Coleman out,just stating a fact.
Not every manager can get it right, stubbornness come to mind
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  cyprussyd on 2018-03-31, 1:05 pm

Rovertsafc wrote:
cyprussyd wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Coleman out then, the useless c**t
Not Coleman out,just stating a fact.
Not every manager can get it right, stubbornness come to mind
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  gil t azell on 2018-03-31, 1:17 pm

Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Guest on 2018-03-31, 1:19 pm

gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
You did & imo, you are correct.
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Post  Vincemac on 2018-03-31, 1:27 pm

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gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
You did & imo, you are correct.
Same again Monday
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Hieronymus on 2018-03-31, 2:19 pm

gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Black Cat Kiwi on 2018-03-31, 9:20 pm

Hieronymus wrote:
gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
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The players at SAFC are incapable of playing anything other than 4-4-2

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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  cyprussyd on 2018-03-31, 9:28 pm

Black Cat Kiwi wrote:
Hieronymus wrote:
gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
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The players at SAFC are incapable of playing anything other than 4-4-2
Did we not play 4-5-1 yesterday and win 1-4?

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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Hieronymus on 2018-03-31, 9:34 pm

Black Cat Kiwi wrote:
Hieronymus wrote:
gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
Correct Very Happy
The players at SAFC are incapable of playing anything other than 4-4-2
It seems so! Very Happy
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  cyprussyd on 2018-03-31, 9:36 pm

Hieronymus wrote:
Black Cat Kiwi wrote:
Hieronymus wrote:
gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
Correct Very Happy
The players at SAFC are incapable of playing anything other than 4-4-2
It seems so! Very Happy
I repeat, we played 4-5-1 yesterday and won

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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Black Cat Kiwi on 2018-04-01, 8:13 am

cyprussyd wrote:
Hieronymus wrote:
Black Cat Kiwi wrote:
Hieronymus wrote:
gil t azell wrote:
Rovertsafc wrote:Maybe it's more down to changing his tactics,which he should have done ten games ago.
Yes your right. 4-4-2. The players understand it and I stated at the time that fannying about with formations is for pre season.
Correct Very Happy
The players at SAFC are incapable of playing anything other than 4-4-2
It seems so! Very Happy
I repeat, we played 4-5-1 yesterday and won
Yesterday just to split hairs we officially played 4-1-4-1 transitioning between 5-4-1 & 4-5-1 with Catermole in the hole.

My intended point was that we do not have the individual ability to play a fluid transition game from the back & so a traditional 4-4-2 style is best suited due to the safety in numbers.

Ps. Apparently Derby changed in an unfamiliar 4-2-3-1  Very Happy

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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  oldblackcat on 2018-04-01, 9:07 am

And there's me thinking we played 4-3-3 when attacking and 4-5-1 when defending headache
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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  cyprussyd on 2018-04-01, 9:10 am

oldblackcat wrote:And there's me thinking we played 4-3-3 when attacking and 4-5-1 when defending headache
Well it looks like we played anything but 4-4-2 and won, maybe the players are better than we thought.

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Re: Controversial I know but

Post  Hieronymus on 2018-04-01, 9:49 am

I think the key point is playing FOUR at the back. Which I took to be the main idea behind the original post by rovertsafc, that Gil and I and Kiwi were supporting i.e. any tactics involving 3 centrebacks /wingbacks is beyond our players capabilities.

So Coleman stopping experimenting and realising we need to play at the back with four 'traditional' defenders whatever formation is in front of them, is progress. As we found out on Friday.

Now let's hope it works again on Monday, and that Fletcher has gained confidence, Gooch is raring to go again, McNair has suffered no ill effects from his comeback, and JOS's legs are up to playing 2 games in 3 days.

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Post  Black Cat Kiwi on 2018-04-01, 10:18 am

Hieronymus wrote:I think the key point is playing FOUR at the back. Which I took to be the main idea behind the original post by rovertsafc, that Gil and I and Kiwi were supporting i.e. any tactics involving 3 centrebacks /wingbacks is beyond our players capabilities.

So Coleman stopping experimenting and realising we need to play at the back with four 'traditional' defenders whatever formation is in front of them, is progress. As we found out on Friday.

Now let's hope it works again on Monday, and that Fletcher has gained confidence, Gooch is raring to go again, McNair has suffered no ill effects from his comeback, and JOS's legs are up to playing 2 games in 3 days.

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Post  sunderpitt on 2018-04-01, 10:24 am

I still think Coleman wants 5 at the back.. Saturday's 4 may be cos of who was availible
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