Checkatrade - time to own up

Discussion in 'Coventry City General Chat' started by rob9872, Jan 11, 2017.

  1. robbiekeane

    robbiekeane Well-Known Member

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    You should feel guilty and ashamed
     
  2. dubed

    dubed Well-Known Member

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    instead, just give 'em stick for not being a NOPM and not going to the Wembley game...
    :-)
     
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  3. Sky Blue Harry H

    Sky Blue Harry H Well-Known Member

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    11.30am tomorrow ..... home v bang average i.e. not Bradford, Oxford - nor do I want Swansea U23s (please)
     
  4. no_loyalty

    no_loyalty Well-Known Member

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    I wouldn't mind Swansea U23's at home, give some more kids a good thrashing
     
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  5. hill83

    hill83 Well-Known Member

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    Then go to the match
     
  6. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    Ha ha ha!!! Beautiful, just beautiful.

    I have groomed you well.

    Maybe that was also said, post beating, pre match.
     
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  7. no_loyalty

    no_loyalty Well-Known Member

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    I will leave the giving some kids a good thrashing to my mate (cub scout leader), I will just go to the match
     
  8. italiahorse

    italiahorse Well-Known Member

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    I've supported CCFC most my life, I won't change.
     
  9. Skyblue_LDN

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    this is the first season I've not been to a game, but can't justify the train ticket back to cov and match ticket anymore. However I would 100% go to Wembley though, just as if I still lived in cov I'd have a season ticket.
     
  10. GaryMabbuttsLeftKnee

    GaryMabbuttsLeftKnee Active Member

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    I was thinking the same thing. Potential buyer sees sell out Wembley crowd with just 8,000 currently st home. Obviously no guarantees but can't be bad publicity


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  11. chiefdave

    chiefdave Well-Known Member

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    If we took 40K to a final in a competition like this it wouldn't do our chances of attracting the attention of a buyer any harm.
     
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  12. Earlsdon-Loyal-Blue

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    Because it's an alright area ? I've lived in Cheylesmore and Coundon and I'm a proud Coventrian. You don't have to live in a box flat to not be a middle class prick I can assure you, I work with some right handjobs from Warwick/Kenilworth etc. and they spend more time slagging off Cov than they do anything else.

    I know football has gone far far away from the working class sport it once me, but fuck me, Wasps are just a wanky middle class gimmick...I'd rather have a Checkatrade quarter final over that shite any day !!!!!
     
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  13. wingy

    wingy Well-Known Member

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    Bite
    I lived In Connistion Rd back in the nineties. B-)
     
  14. andyboy81

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    I travel to warwick every day to listen to the warwick / leamington / solihull snobs basically call me scum.

    Good money though hahaha
     
  15. shmmeee

    shmmeee Well-Known Member

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    Why?
     
  16. shmmeee

    shmmeee Well-Known Member

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    Wife teaches in Warwick. Apparently the kids think Cov is the ghetto and asked her if she's ever seen someone get stabbed.
     
  17. Nick

    Nick Administrator

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    Fair comment.

    Do they say batch? Is it "grarse" or "gr-ass"?

    She should say "Only when they didn't do their homework" and pull out a pretend knife*

    *Unless she wants to keep a job I guess.
     
  18. andyboy81

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    I always get the stab comment.

    however, if you go round whitnash and places like that over here, they aint much different to cov.

    SNOBS!!
     
  19. andyboy81

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    I prefer to just say "whats your postcode again?" and when they say CV.... just call them Cov local
     
  20. Covstu

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    Those cold winter nights must flyby at your gaff
     
  21. rob9872

    rob9872 Well-Known Member

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    Not a fair comment at all. Lived and worked in Warwick most of my life proud to have been born in cov and we go back generations in the city, but some of the comments on this thread assuming all are posh or look down on cov playing up to the stereotypes. There are areas in the city I wouldn't feel comfortable in but most of whats referred to here sounds nothing more than a bit of banter.
     

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