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  1. lifeskyblue

    lifeskyblue Well-Known Member

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    I bet he feels a right Klop(t)


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  2. Alan Dugdales Moustache

    Alan Dugdales Moustache Well-Known Member

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    "In the F.A Cup Wycombe have taken the lead against Tottenham. Its Wycombe 2 Tottenham 3"
     
  3. ccfc92

    ccfc92 Well-Known Member

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    Just how? How do you do that bad? :rolleyes:
     
  4. phildownunder

    phildownunder Active Member

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    I`m sure he called Northampton "Rochdale" at one point unless my old ears deceived me. If so where on earth did that come from?
     
  5. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    I know a few people who don't go to games listen on the radio and do phone up to compliment Clive on his commentary.

    What they don't know though through not being there, is the amount of times the local commentators keep getting the players wrong.

    Against Fleetwood for instance, Eakin called Beavon 'Thomas' at least 4 or 5 times.

    Anyone listening in would think that Thomas was heavily involved when it was in fact Beavon.

    Always been a big problem and I have noticed it on a number of occasions.
     
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    I don't know how anybody can ring up who was just listened to the radio, it's a totally different game that Eakin explains
     
  7. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    It is.

    He gets so much wrong it is indeed like a different game at times.
     
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    Terry Gibson's perm Well-Known Member

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    When they interview the manager after the game they don't ask the right questions they give him such an easy
    time, they should be asking why gave you played that formation when you don't have the players to play it and why do you keep picking the worst player in league one in Tudgay
     
  9. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    Makes my blood boil that!

    A major incident occurs, or a strange sub or tactical move is made and half the time CWR don't even mention it.

    It's the one thing burning in City fans' minds and they don't even broach the subject.

    Infuriating.
     
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  10. wingy

    wingy Well-Known Member

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    Pretty sure he's just committed another one.
    One sentence Cov rugger away at Fylde, couple later,away at Esher! :'(
     
  11. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    Could have been worse. He could have said Cov away at Flyde at the Butts Park Arena in the Checkatrade semi-final against Wasps.
     
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  12. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    He may be saving that one up for next week, mind.
     
  13. Will Silver CCFC57

    Will Silver CCFC57 New Member

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    Already called Millwall, Watford.
     
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  14. skybluesam66

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    Loved how slade kept calling Geoff Foster "Les" in the interview
    did it several times - Geoff just carried on
     
  15. bringbackrattles

    bringbackrattles Well-Known Member

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    He's at it again as Oldham were Bolton in the first half.
     
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  16. Alan Dugdales Moustache

    Alan Dugdales Moustache Well-Known Member

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    ...a free kick to Wimbledon for a foul on Dion Kelly-Evans.
     
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    9.02pm v Wimbledon. 14th Feb.
    Sky Blues need to win this more than Millw.........
     
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  18. Alan Dugdales Moustache

    Alan Dugdales Moustache Well-Known Member

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    9.07 v Wimbledon
    ...and in the Championship, Cardiff have come from 3-2 down to lead Derby 3-2.
     
  19. cloughie

    cloughie Well-Known Member

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    And to think he gets paid.............Hospital radio is his career progression, (no offence to the amatures who give up there time to do it)
     
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    9.26pm
    Reilly jodgies a challenge.
     
  21. Alan Dugdales Moustache

    Alan Dugdales Moustache Well-Known Member

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    Yes, but listening out for balls ups has become an obsession ! There's loads .
     
  22. Alan Dugdales Moustache

    Alan Dugdales Moustache Well-Known Member

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    "As things stand the sky blues will be just 11 points behind Shrewsbury"
    ......I think he meant it.
     
  23. cloughie

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    I know I can't help it myself just forget them after the match so don't post but he is crap but thinks he knows better than any fan who phones in.

    I wish they would replace him ...............oh I could go on
     
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    Tue 28/2/17 @ half time had 4 attempts @ the substitutions,
    then in the 2nd half said '& a good burst by Callum Burge',
    late on in the phone -in did a superb impression of Elmer Fudd
     
  25. Adge

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    Jacob Murphy was playing for Bury a couple of times aswell!
     
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  26. SkyBlueSid

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    On Tuesday he did say in the second half that "The Bolton fans may have thought he was offside....."
     
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  27. phildownunder

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    Just as play started yesterday the "Blackburn" fans were making quite a lot of noise. Can't blame them. I'd be pretty pissed off if I'd turned up at the wrong game esp THAT one.
     
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    Just now v Port Vale........ "by the OXFORD goalkeeper".
    You gotta laff ain't ya.
     
  29. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    He also said that Port Vale were Sheff Utd at one point. Because of Michael Brown I think.
     
  30. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    Linnell today.

    Went through the league table and said who was in the playoffs and who was still in with chance.

    He came to Rochdale and said something along the lines of that they now had no chance of making the top 6.

    Just looked at the league table and they are just 6 points behind the playoff positions and with a game in hand.
     
  31. Will Silver CCFC57

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    Shrewsbury gone a goal down to Bristol Rovers, really!!!
     
  32. Otis

    Otis Well-Known Member

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    Yep, clocked that one. No wonder Bristol looked knackered today, playing two teams at the same time.
     
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    He's just said that Plymouth are thrashing Newport 2-0 he meant 6-0 !
     
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    bringbackrattles Well-Known Member

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    He's at it now as he said that we still don't know who have got promoted from League 2. Then a few seconds later said " Of course we do as Doncaster,Plymouth, and Pompey are up ! "
     
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  35. trevelfarandwide

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    At least that's 3 very good lower teams we don't have to face next season...

    ...is Clive still making many cock ups, or have they decreased now that he's only drinking 10 pints prior to kick off?
     

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