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Injured Newcastle Stars Back Shortly – In Two Weeks

1:11 pm, Thursday, March 21st, 2013 by Dr. Ed Harrison · 90 Comments

While Newcastle have recently had two  full-backs injured – Massadio Haidara and Mathieu Debuchy – there’s some good news that both Tim Krul and Fabrici0 Coloccini are only a couple of weeks away from making a comeback.

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Tim Krul being congratulated by Danny Simpson after Metalist win

Tim was injured late in the game at Metalica Kharkiv, after pulling off a string of fantastic saves,  after Shola Ameobi had put us ahead with a penalty.  And Fabricio was injured in the next game at home to Southampton, when the 31 year-old tried that fancy overhead clearance and put his back out.

That was on 24th February, 25 days ago and Colo should be back soon – and we need both Tim and the captain back as soon as possible.

Colo’s friend Jonas Gutierrez talked about the Newcastle captain yesterday:

“When he got the injury, they said six to eight weeks only. When you talk about Colo, we know he can do it quicker.” “He always does the right things, and he doesn’t have any problems, so we will see him soon.”

“I spoke with him, and he’s feeling better. It is a long-term injury of about a month or so. Therefore it was going to be hard to bring him back in the condition that he left.” “We know what type of professional he is, and we understand he can’t come back and just play a little bit.”

“We all want him back to play full games. We want him back as quickly as possible, because he’s really important for us.”

Alan Pardew had said it would between three to seven weeks, and that there was no treatment for the Argentine,  other than time and rest – so in two weeks it will have been close to six weeks since he picked up the injury.

Tim Krul was thought to be out for several weeks with his ankle injury, and it’s now four weeks today that he picked up his injury, and of course Rob Elliot has played very well indeed in Tim’s  absence – and he has certainly not let Newcastle down at all.

Rob is a very good goalkeeper and could get an Ireland call-up soon.  Newcastle still have at least ten games to play this season, two of them against Benfica in the Europa League quarter finals.

And we are still not completely safe from relegation,  so there’s still some work to do before the end of the season – and maybe we can make it a season to remember, by avoiding relegation and reaching the Europa League final and even winning it?

It’s certainly possible – so here’s hoping.

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Massadio Haidara · Mathieu Debuchy · Newcastle News · Tim Krul

90 responses so far ↓

  • 1 JackButler // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:15 PM

    TBH I didn’t think we’d see Colo again, thought his back injury would see him remain in Argentina for the rest of the season and then he would quietly slip away for good.

    But even if he comes back is place will be on the bench as I can’t see him replacing M’Biwa or Saylor

  • 2 toonLYF // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:18 PM

    I personally hope PSG “nick” Aubameyang so we can then take Gameiro (the better striker out of the two) on loan, with a view to buy.

  • 3 John Tudor // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:18 PM

    can see him as fullback tho

  • 4 MacToon // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:18 PM

    Would be good to see them both back though JB, especially if we remain in Europe. Afterall we’re still not safe in the prem yet too.

  • 5 John Tudor // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:19 PM

    left or right

  • 6 toonLYF // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:19 PM

    Out of those 4 players, I think we’re gonna mostly miss Debuchy. He’s been a revelation, and somewhat an unsung hero since joining. My favourite January signing for sure.

  • 7 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:21 PM

    PREM Status has to be kept… funk the Europa League.. albeit if we beat Benfica (best team in it???)… who knows… I would focus all players and injury timelines on the Fulham, Liverpool and QPR Away games…

  • 8 JackButler // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:21 PM


    Agreed it would be good to have him back as as things stand with injuries we need everyone

  • 9 JackButler // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:27 PM


    Gameiro is another workhorse and we need pace. He’s a good player but not what we need.
    Personally I believe we need a Bellamy type player (without the attitude) as we are seriously lacking in pace

  • 10 bills-son // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:27 PM


    Transfer – I agree Sissoko is getting closed down quicker now that other teams understand he is a threat. He is also playing a new role in a new team and we still haven’t seen the best (or possibly even the worst) of him yet.

    I also think that Sissoko’s role will change when HBA is in the team. I believe Pards is playing him forward to get him running at defences in the same way HBA would do. However a lot of Sissoko’s runs start out wide right and he’ll have to adjust his position when HBA is back there. That could mean he plays in the hole or even that he replaces Tiote in CM.

    The new player who has gone most off the boil is Gouufran. Since his injury he hasn’t performed anywhere near as well and we’ve lost an attacking threat down the left because of that.

    This new squad is still work in progress and the recent spate of injuries aren’t going to help the team settle into a pattern of play. That’s why I still have concerns about relegation – we need to get 7 pts minimum from the next five games so that we don’t go into the last three games against West Han & QPR away and the final game at home against Arsenal needing points to stay up.

    I wouldn’t want to be reling on those last three games for relegation stopping results – at all.

  • 11 MacToon // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:29 PM

    Continuing on from the announcement of a major change in the summer at the FA with Greg Dyke taking over. I was obviously aware of his position at the BBC but reading his wiki is quite intersesting:

    He had a spell working at Newcastle Jounal.
    He famously promised to “cut the crap” at the BBC.
    He reduced administration costs from 24% of total income to 15%…….. interesting!
    His management style being seen as more open and risk-taking
    Described as “direct, sensible and approachable. His vision for the BBC was inspirational”
    He introduced the Freeview terrestrial digital transmission platform.
    Dyke controversially described the Corporation in early 2001 as “hideously white”.
    Dyke is the current non-executive Chairman of Brentford F.C.
    Murdoch once described Dyke as ‘an enemy’.

    I hope he’s going in to kick some ass!

  • 12 toonLYF // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:35 PM

    JB…no he ain’t, you obviously ain’t watched him enough, as he is fast as fcuk! Faster than any of our current starting 11.

  • 13 toonLYF // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:36 PM

    He is actually very similar to Bellamy/Shane Long, so it’s funny you say that.

  • 14 JackButler // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:38 PM


    Every time I’ve watched him, mostly from the bench of late I’m impressed with his workrate, but even the commentators have said that his lack of ture pace has stopped him from becoming a top class striker on the world stage

  • 15 Peter Reid Monkey Heed // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:39 PM

    So much for a broken back…

  • 16 toonLYF // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:41 PM

    Well I disagree with them, I have watched him many times, mainly when he was playing for Lorient. It’s hardly a mystery to why he hasn’t hit any sort of form since joining PSG, so I think it’s harsh to judge him if you’ve only seen him play for them.

  • 17 MacToon // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:44 PM

    That’s disgraceful behaviour for someone with a bad back, waving his arm and chanting…. hope he’s fined!!!
    Please note * sarcasm!

  • 18 JackButler // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:46 PM


    Not saying that he’s not a very good player, because he is, he came on for PSG in the champions league recently and completely changed the game for them, but of the two I’d be happier if we signed Aubameyang, but seeings as we need to strengthen big time in the summer I wouldn’t be against us signing both of them 😀

  • 19 santonthenewmaldini // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:47 PM

    Out of the players that have been injured we have not missed Colo and Krul that much Elliot has not let us down and we are actually better in possession with Krul his kicking puts us under pressure as it never goes to our players

    Mbiwa and Taylor is a better combination at the back but Colo and Mbiwa could also be a good combo as well

    Colo at defensive midfield would be excellent would be miles better than Tiote can tackle read the game and can pass quality but dont think Pardew could be that experimental

  • 20 Charlie in the Gallowgate // Mar 21, 2013 at 1:59 PM

    Yeah I would (depending on injury update) field a weaker team for the away leg in Benfica.
    Take it a stage further like what McCarthy did at Wolves – would you do the same for the Man Shitty game to get our Strongest team out against Fulham in 2&half weeks time.

  • 21 JackButler // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:04 PM

    The Wigan fans are seriously worried that our game against QPR could see us field a youth side if we are safe by that point, if results go that way it could be the game that could relegate Wigan.

    Some citing that it could happen as retribution for ‘That’ challenge.

    We wouldn’t do a thing like that would we…………….?

  • 22 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:07 PM

    Rest key players against Man City not against Benfica. Its the quarter final of the fricking Europa Cup. Even with our strongest team we wont beat City when they are at home.

    We have enough of a squad still to easily survive in Premier League. Stop bloody panicking.

  • 23 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:15 PM

    Santon, Haidara, Debuchy, Cabaye, Coloccini, Krul and Ryan Taylor will all be back sooner rather than later.

    HBA and Vuckic seem to be only long term injuries.

  • 24 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:34 PM

    Charlie – we have to be sensible about all these games… there must be strategy to avoid relegation… the youth team vs. QPR would be a hilarious scenario… I can imagine Wigan fans are worried indeed…

    And with Gamiero – I think we need a youngster with some good senior level experience who can support Cisse with runs to free up space ala Gouffran…

  • 25 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:35 PM

    And Collo has clearly been given some “time off” to reconnect with is family… probably get us another 2 years on his contract with us as he sorts things out – sometimes you have to compromise…

  • 26 santonthenewmaldini // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:38 PM

    @Jack Butler

    If it was any other team than QPR I would say pack the team with reserves!!!!

    There the main team that I want to go down this year because if QPR stay up you can guarantee Redknapp will be trying to outdo us for everyone he knows how good a scout Carr is as was proven by them getting Remy off us and trying for Sissoko as well

    Would love Sunderland to go down as well but think they will just get safe will be hard for us to beat them with a depleted team as they will park the bus for that whole game to get a result

  • 27 outsidethebox // Mar 21, 2013 at 2:40 PM

    whoa i bet the “rules are rules ” fa hammer rio ferdinand as he has tweeted that his trip was tied up a long time ago …isnt there a rule that says the player has to report to fa and be assesed and if he isnt fit for england cannot be fit to play for club a la cisse…oh sorry forgot he plays for man utd …stinks..

  • 28 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:01 PM

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    No matter how bad things seem at times, we can take relief in not being mackems 🙂

  • 30 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:02 PM

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    I’ll try again.,,12088_8581391,00.html

  • 31 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:02 PM

    outsidethebox – Awful smell of Manu-re here with Ferdinand… its an insult to the word favouritism…

  • 32 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:03 PM

    Forget it. Just copy and paste the whole address then 🙂

  • 33 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:07 PM

    Ibiza…. Ahhhhhh – its a Sky Sports Jinx…

  • 34 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:11 PM

    Ibiza – smoooooooooooooth

  • 35 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:12 PM

    So basically Ibiza, Newcastle are awesome and Sunderland are sheet

  • 36 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:16 PM

    ichrisho….A jinx? As if 🙂

    Tinman…Smooth is how I roll 😉 We knew it already, but good for the general public to be reminded. We are just a small club in the North East after all.

  • 37 DokToon // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:17 PM


    were not small, we’re “a wee club…'” big difference.. 🙂

  • 38 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:18 PM

    Dok…Apologies for the mistake 🙂

  • 39 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:21 PM

    Anyone on who knows anything about Yannick Bolasie yet?

  • 40 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:24 PM

    Tinman…The Crystal Palace player? Should we know anything?

  • 41 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:25 PM

    Yes, I think he would be a great signing. But noone on earlier had a clue who he was!

  • 42 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:27 PM

    Tinman…I have some friends who are big Palace fans, but I don’t know much about the lad. I will make some enquiries.

  • 43 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:27 PM

    Pacey, skillfull, great cross with either foot. And he is English (someone was shouting out for English players earlier). Have no idea how much palace would want for him though

  • 44 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:31 PM

    Tinman…Sounds good to me. Just looked at Wiki (great source I know). 23 year old, French born, moved to UK as a nipper. Has featured heavily for Palace this season (39 games with 3 goals) and is in the first of a 3 year contract. As for value, you’re guess is as good as mine.

  • 45 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:34 PM

    I had a dream last night that we beat Liverpool 4-3 at St. James’ and Andy Carroll got 2 and Cisse got 2… future premonition… maybe? or possibly too much sherbet dip… 🙂 Dwight Yorke turned up at the end of the dream and said I’m leaving… Odd.

  • 46 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:34 PM

    Well he is very similar to Zaha except he isnt as high profile and is a little bit younger. I think the is the kind of player who deserves a shot at the Prem league. Would be just the kind of player we are looking for.
    His wages will be small because he was playing semi pro only a few years ago.
    Only pitfall is if he is overpriced since he is english…

  • 47 Jail for Ashley // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:36 PM

    I think we have to take positives from Sundays game, there’s not much you can do about it when a referee and linesman don’t see a blatant handball and had Cisse put away some of his chances the game would have been dead and buried, although we didn’t play our best I think we have to take into account not only the fact we lost our two full backs but the circumstances in the way that Haidara’s injury and the injustice must have affected the team, I think there was a lot of doom and gloom and blaming of Patdew after the loss which a more than deserved draw would have prevented.
    Wigan is a drab pointless town, with a pointless football club with an even less pointless bunch of fans with an overrated manager and an owner who needs to give up and spend more time drinking John Smiths and smoking his pipe.

  • 48 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:37 PM

    Jail, another positive – team will be fired up to ‘win for haidara’

  • 49 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:38 PM

    Jail for Ashley is too good for Ashley… 🙂

  • 50 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:39 PM

    ichrisho….Would be nice to get a 4-3 against Liverpool in our favour for once!

    Tinman…We shall see then.

    Jail…Nice post.

  • 51 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:42 PM

    Toon bogey teams…


    Any else?

  • 52 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:43 PM

    ichrisho…I would say we’re probably our bogey team 🙂

  • 53 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:46 PM


  • 54 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:51 PM

    Ibiza… a brave man to say so.. but in recent times I would say that a fair answer 🙂

  • 55 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:54 PM

    Tinman…Oh yeah, Brighton! Who can forget them.

    ichrisho…Normally we’re our own worst enemy. That is what is so frustrating. We know what they’re capable, but often make hard work of it. Still, it would get boring if we played well all the time 🙂

  • 56 Rainrix // Mar 21, 2013 at 3:55 PM

    ichriso… Man city, arsenal. Actually most big teams are unsurprisingly 🙂

  • 57 Tinman // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:00 PM

    Any team who has a ex Toon player when we play em

  • 58 lesh // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:01 PM

    For all you Girls Aloud fans out there. Poor Cheryl.

  • 59 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:02 PM

    This game is getting rather depressing…Should we play which team isn’t a bogey team?

    No one. The end.

    That wasn’t too cheery either 🙂

  • 60 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:04 PM

    Yeah you’re right and us fans too… we could easily argue with a fellow toon fan than bother with any other fan… crazy right? 🙂 I just looked the remaining fixtures and thought whos are bogey team in this one… I think Fulham at home… they are looking good and Martin Jol has been given a 1 year extension… Actually did anyone know he actually was a very good footballer in Germany years an years ago? but he is better on the touchline:

  • 61 Rainrix // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:05 PM

    Ibiza… You’re generally a depressing bloke always bringing the blog down. In fact i bet you own the world record for drying puppies in a microwave, bloody debbie downer 🙂

  • 62 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:06 PM

    Sorry Ibiza… yeah it was depressing… lets play a new game – who can find a more disgusting footie photo than my Jol one… 🙂

  • 63 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:07 PM

    ichrisho…It is a funny concept that we argue with each other more, but I suppose it’s because we care more about the subject matter.

    Lovely picture 🙂

  • 64 Rainrix // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:08 PM

    ichristo… Easy enough here 🙂

  • 65 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:09 PM

    Rainrix…That record is not mine, but thank you, I now know what to do this evening.

    ichrisho…It was a good idea, the depressing bit was how many teams there were. Not sure I want to find a more disgusting picture….you’ve set a good benchmark already.

  • 66 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:10 PM

    I take it back…here is most likely the most disgusting looking picture ever.

  • 67 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:11 PM

    Rainrix – Thats shocking… you win I guess… No fun you 🙂

    Ibiza – Yeah thats why like I said earlier, I was nearly pole-axed at SJP on Thurs night for slagging Cisse… it lasted a good 2 mins but both sets of friends pulled us apart and then we had a pint in BAR 1892… football eh? Mental… 🙂

  • 68 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:11 PM

    You were slagging Cisse? Get him lads!

  • 69 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:12 PM

    Ibiza – Bravo… you get top prize… 🙂

  • 70 Rainrix // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:12 PM

    ichrisho…. Thank you, thank you, Also i noticed i spelt your name wrong twice in 2 variations my apologies :).

    Ibiza… Thats sickening, why do you bring such smut onto this blog 🙂

  • 71 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:14 PM

    Yep from minute 5 to minute 88… then he went and scored and the SJP faithful turned to me and boom… we were tacking chunks off each other but also celebrating with each other … Odd but wouldn’t have changed it for the world… 🙂 HWTL

  • 72 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:17 PM

    Rainrix – its alright – I quite like ichristo… or ichrishaldo or ichrishinho … 🙂

  • 73 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:19 PM

    rainrix….Ha. Top prize is mine.

    ichrisho…Glad you had a good one.

  • 74 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:20 PM

    You know some folk were saying that the Chronicle Live website has changed its comments section so that you have to login to facebook to comment so that they can track you and pass your info onto police if the “occasional” slagging of Lee Ryder happens or Inciting Violence against Mackems or McManamans… or McD’s – oh no wait…

  • 75 Rainrix // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:24 PM

    Ibiza… Fair play i couldnt beat that, im scarred for life after seeing yours 😐

    Ichrisho… Ichrishino has a ring to it, not trying to peer pressure you or anything but CHANGE YOUR NAME DAMMIT 🙂

  • 76 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:28 PM

    Yeah may do… but dont want to end up like some of the dudes on here with about 10+ accounts… weirdo’s…. I shall get ED to do a vote… 🙂

  • 77 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:28 PM

    Ichrishino (Thought I’d try and keep up with the times)….Not heard that, but I don’t post of the Chronicle Live site.

    Rianrix…It was really disgusting. Maybe a bleaching of the eyes is in order?

  • 78 Rainrix // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:31 PM

    Ichrishinho…. 10+ accounts, weirdos? Sounds like a perfect description of ibiza 🙂

    Ibiza…. Bleaching of the eyes plus a long cold shower and some adele should sort me out 😉

  • 79 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:33 PM

    Thanks Ibiza… I may change it like yours (formerly known as ichrisho)

    OK I have a question…. Would there ever be a moment in your life that you would want Sunderland to win? I thought on this and my answer was:

    Yes – When it means nothing and they are confirmed to be relegated anyway to league one in 2 years time.

  • 80 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:34 PM

    Rainrix…Look, I fit in enough weird without needing multiple accounts.

    Bleaching Adele in a cold shower? Whatever floats your boat mate.

  • 81 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:37 PM

    formerly known as seems like a lifetime ago. Oh to be young again 🙂 (That’s not an invitation for an old joke Rainrix).

    When you say Sunderland win, you mean a game or a something significant? Sorry, had to laugh at that last bit…win something significant!!!

    If it suits us for them to get a result then yes, if not then hell no. I actually don’t want them to be relegated. Love watching the derby and a season wouldn’t be as satisfying without constantly reminding them that we’re better.

  • 82 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:40 PM

    Yeah these multiple account folk – mentallers… chatting to themselves… The reason I mention it Fella’s is that I have been on this blog for about 3 years – sporadically jumping in with comments andthen back out and from reading some of the last few weeks stuff – it gets quite tasty of a weeknight or weekend evening around 10pm… and its all about different names and multiple accounts and in-fighting… some of the things said are incredible…

  • 83 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:44 PM

    Yeah win something significant – oh no wait – thats too hilarious – forget it… oh how easy being a toon fan that we can cheer ourselves up at anytime of the day…

  • 84 Ibizatoon - Back by popular demand // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:44 PM

    Got to split guys. Catch you later, maybe using another account.

    Take it easy.

  • 85 ichrisho // Mar 21, 2013 at 4:48 PM

    grand so – Catch ya later Ibiza… if that is your real name… ? 🙂 Imagine it was… crazy name to have..

  • 86 JAMSHA // Mar 21, 2013 at 6:14 PM

    Tonight 12:30 a.m to 3:30 a.m cosmo rays entering earth from mars. So switch off your mobile at night. Don’t keep your cell with you & put it away while you are sleeping because they are too much dangerous rays
    Please pass to dear ones. If u don’t believe than check on google

  • 87 RobertLeeNo.7 // Mar 22, 2013 at 10:05 AM

    Absoloutly love Colo but wouldn’t think its fair to drop Mbiwa like that when he gets back the lad already plays like colo but has years on him imagine how good he will be at colo’s age. plus the kid is the fastest center back ive seen in a while that is also competent in other departements

  • 88 RobertLeeNo.7 // Mar 22, 2013 at 10:11 AM

    toon LYF

    how much do you watch french football? my wife being french i watch it with my inlaws every week Aby over gremero anyday. gramero is drowning out of a small team where as aby has the arrogrencce to succeed everywhere. He would be our new Tino. My first choice hands down. The kid hes it all he is a box of tricks. Gameiro is an owen where he is a finisher but Aby has better movement for cabaye, better positioning and can score a goal out of nothing

  • 89 RobertLeeNo.7 // Mar 22, 2013 at 10:18 AM

    Jack Butler and Bills son.
    you both know your football.. a refreshiing view that isn’t fantasist for once here. I agree with your points. I doubt we would field a weaker team for the qpr game as revenge and let paying fans down although i would love it and pay to see it haha ps i know you said in jest 😉

  • 90 RobertLeeNo.7 // Mar 22, 2013 at 10:22 AM

    P.S good point by Jail.. Pards doesn’t always get it right and everything is matter of opinion but every club gives there disgruntled opinion on their managers choices when their team doesnt win.. i have faith in pards i think he is growing as a manager like the owners are running the club and hopefully we are on the whole of not being viewed as delusional t&&ts like the scousers living in the past

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