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Post  wanderer on 2020-02-02, 11:25 am

And to make matters worse the 2 teams directly above and the 3 teams directly below all have a game in hand on us. 3 or 4 straight wins are needed.
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Post  Vincemac on 2020-02-02, 11:41 am

wanderer wrote:And to make matters worse the 2 teams directly above and the 3 teams directly below all have a game in hand on us. 3 or 4 straight wins are needed.
That  can be done


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Post  gil t azell on 2020-02-02, 11:44 am

Still lots of points to play for. Most teams to still play each other so points will be won lost or shared. Lots of twists n turns to come and I expect top 2 NOT six.
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Post  cyprussyd on 2020-02-02, 11:51 am

All we can do is win our games and with a week off and new players in I expect us to win enough to end in the top two.

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Post  wanderer on 2020-02-03, 7:02 am

cyprussyd wrote:All we can do is win our games and with a week off and new players in I expect us to win enough to end in the top two.


Got your mojo back Syd, not that long ago you were finding it hard to muster any interest at all.
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Post  barrowmackem on 2020-02-03, 7:43 am

were not really are we, we lost to the in form team in the league away from home.

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Post  wanderer on 2020-02-03, 7:56 am

barrowmackem wrote:were not really are we, we lost to the in form team in the league away from home.
Yes we are, really. And we also were the in form team.
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Post  barrowmackem on 2020-02-03, 8:58 am

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barrowmackem wrote:were not really are we, we lost to the in form team in the league away from home.
Yes we are, really. And we also were the in form team.
We have shot up the league and are approaching the playoff positions, i honestly dont see one defeat derails that. looking for negatives wont help the team.

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Post  cyprussyd on 2020-02-03, 9:17 am

TBH I am far from unhappy with things, being in the top two in February means you are there to be shot at and we dont always respond well to pressure.

Sitting in striking distance and in decent for is fine by me and yes we are in decent form, we lost a game on Saturday and thats all it was, one game lost.

I fully expect a win on Saturday then all will be fine again and yes my mojo is back, it was never really the team that pissed me off it was the fans groups and their sheep.

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Post  Vincemac on 2020-02-03, 11:40 am

cyprussyd wrote:TBH I am far from unhappy with things, being in the top two in February means you are there to be shot at and we dont always respond well to pressure.

Sitting in striking distance and in decent for is fine by me and yes we are in decent form, we lost a game on Saturday and thats all it was, one game lost.

I fully expect a win on Saturday then all will be fine again and yes my mojo is back, it was never really the team that pissed me off it was the fans groups and their sheep.
Yeh I feel we will be fine 
I’m happy now the way things are progressing 
One defeat is ok
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Post  wanderer on 2020-02-03, 3:03 pm

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barrowmackem wrote:were not really are we, we lost to the in form team in the league away from home.
Yes we are, really. And we also were the in form team.
We have shot up the league and are approaching the playoff positions, i honestly dont see one defeat derails that. looking for negatives wont help the team.

I will try to make it simple for you, we were as low as 15th we then got in the top 6 dropped out  then got back in then dropped out again. Now even for a simpleton that shows we havnt got a foothold in there yet.
As looking for nagatives, how can saying 3 or 4 straight wins would help, be negative.
And as for losing down at Portsmouth that was no big shock, we aint Liverpool are we.
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