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by Brum Royal
25 Apr 2018 17:10
Forum: The Team
Topic: Relegation Watch
Replies: 539
Views: 35208

Re: Relegation Watch

double d wrote:Choosing Cardiff or Fulham is like choosing Seville or Shipman.


I'll take the trip to Spain please. :wink:
by Brum Royal
23 Apr 2018 17:52
Forum: General Football
Topic: European Leagues Thread 2012/2013
Replies: 2210
Views: 110645

Re: European Leagues Thread 2012/2013

Napoli win 1-0 away at Juve with a 90th minute goal. Gap down to 1 point, title race back on! Of the 4 remaining games they both have Juve have to go away to Roma and away to Inter while Napoli's hardest fixture is a trip to 8th placed Sampdoria As mentioned previously, I've a keen interest in this...
by Brum Royal
04 Apr 2018 17:20
Forum: The Team
Topic: BFTG Villa
Replies: 83
Views: 6879

Re: BFTG Villa

Dave Edwards has come out with a public apology on Twitter following his red card last night. Fair play to him for doing so.
by Brum Royal
04 Apr 2018 16:52
Forum: General Football
Topic: Ray Wilkins RIP
Replies: 10
Views: 243

Re: Ray Wilkins RIP

Always came across as one of the really good guys in the game. Enjoyed listening to him as a pundit or on co-commentary. He'll be a big loss. RIP.
by Brum Royal
04 Apr 2018 16:50
Forum: The Team
Topic: BFTG Villa
Replies: 83
Views: 6879

Re: BFTG Villa

Also I had to laugh, that wonder strike which broke the deadlock was exactly that. The same lad had 4 or 5 long shots throughout the game and every single one was row z, apart from the one which almost went out for a throw. So for him to hit it first time so sweetly into the top corner was a bit an...
by Brum Royal
04 Apr 2018 16:48
Forum: The Team
Topic: BFTG Villa
Replies: 83
Views: 6879

Re: BFTG Villa

Steve Bruce said in his post match interview on Radio WM, that his stats guy said to him at half time Villa had put 30 crosses into the box, so I can well believe it was 50+ at full time
by Brum Royal
04 Apr 2018 13:52
Forum: General Football
Topic: Champz League 17/18
Replies: 211
Views: 5533

Re: Champz League 17/18

From Football365, these Ronaldo stats are bonkers: http://www.football365.com/news/cristiano-ronaldo-the-truly-ridiculous-statistics-2 * Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 119 goals in the Champions League – the most of any player. Lionel Messi is second with 100. * Cristiano Ronaldo has scored more goals...
by Brum Royal
04 Apr 2018 09:46
Forum: The Team
Topic: BFTG Villa
Replies: 83
Views: 6879

Re: BFTG Villa

Didn't go last night, but from I read it seemed it was Snodgrass' delivery that was the difference between the teams. With the talent Villa had upfront, any half decent ball in the box would cause most teams problems. Given it was against 10 men dont think anyone can be surprised or even over react...
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 22:57
Forum: The Team
Topic: BFTG Villa
Replies: 83
Views: 6879

BFTG Villa

Well that was a bit of an odd game. At 0-0 with 11 men we looked like being competitive, albeit set up to keep it tight and play for 0-0 and hitting on the break. Edwards sending off I thought was a little harsh, the first was a justified yellow (sliding through the back of a man on the counter atta...
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 11:41
Forum: General Football
Topic: European Leagues Thread 2012/2013
Replies: 2210
Views: 110645

Re: European Leagues Thread 2012/2013

Napoli only manage a draw against Sassuolo meaning Juve go 4 points clear with 8 left to go after they beat AC Milan. Top 2 due to play each other in 3 weeks time so it could be overturned but in recent weeks Napoli haven't looked like the team they were in the first half of the season I'm going on...
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 11:34
Forum: General Football
Topic: The Manager Sack Race/Merry-go-Round
Replies: 5175
Views: 242124

Re: The Manager Sack Race/Merry-go-Round

Northampton sack Hasselbaink
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 09:06
Forum: The Team
Topic: MATCHWATCH : Aston Villa (a) sponsored by a night out in the Midlands
Replies: 193
Views: 7064

Re: MATCHWATCH : Aston Villa (a) sponsored by a night out in the Midlands

Pretty wet in Brum yesterday, but dry this morning, so shouldn't be any issues with the game being on tonight. Probably a night for the long studs though.
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 09:02
Forum: The Team
Topic: Aston Villa v Reading FC Official Prediction Thread
Replies: 43
Views: 2365

Re: Aston Villa v Reading FC Official Prediction Thread

North Royal Lad wrote:Aston villa Vs Reading Been Called Off tonight Game Waterlog pitch :cry:


No it hasn't Dave/East Yorks/which name you come up with this week.
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 08:57
Forum: The Team
Topic: Aston Villa v Reading FC Official Prediction Thread
Replies: 43
Views: 2365

Re: Aston Villa v Reading FC Official Prediction Thread

Villa 0-0 Reading HT
Villa 1-1 Reading FT

Barrow 57
Villa 78
by Brum Royal
03 Apr 2018 08:56
Forum: The Team
Topic: Rival Watch
Replies: 1763
Views: 177302

Re: Rival Watch

I don't like how the efforts on goal include blocked shots . how the hell can that be counted? it`s so misleading. when it shows onscreen on sky it doesn`t count blocks, take away the 15 QPR had and we are down to 12 efforts on goal. thats why it was so misleading when it said Brentford has 28 shot...
by Brum Royal
29 Mar 2018 11:06
Forum: International Football
Topic: Euro 2016 Panini album
Replies: 30
Views: 7592

Re: Euro 2016 Panini album

Silver Fox wrote:Don't know how much Euro2016 packs were but this year's are 80p, so that box is indeed a deal


50p for WC2014 and Euro16
by Brum Royal
28 Mar 2018 16:36
Forum: The Team
Topic: Arriving to games late
Replies: 48
Views: 2808

Re: Arriving to games late

Conversely we got held up in traffic coming down from Brum for this one, arrived at our seats 20 minutes into the game. Pleasantly surprised to hear it was still 0-0 when we got in, then got to watch the carnage. Also another one where got stuck in traffic and got in to the car park to hear the firs...
by Brum Royal
28 Mar 2018 14:07
Forum: The Team
Topic: Leaving Games Early...?
Replies: 52
Views: 2010

Re: Leaving Games Early...?

Bristol Rovers 6-0 - Enough said Conversely we got held up in traffic coming down from Brum for this one, arrived at our seats 20 minutes into the game. Pleasantly surprised to hear it was still 0-0 when we got in, then got to watch the carnage. Also another one where got stuck in traffic and got i...
by Brum Royal
23 Mar 2018 15:41
Forum: The Team
Topic: Definitive Paul Clement whelmguage
Replies: 55
Views: 3342

Re: Definitive Paul Clement whelmguage

genome wrote:If 1 is underwhelmed, 5 is whelmed, and 10 is overwhelmed, I'm a 6.


^^^ This
by Brum Royal
23 Mar 2018 13:43
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Villa (A)
Replies: 19
Views: 2254

Re: Villa (A)

Brum Royal wrote:30 quid is steep tbf


Given the change of manager I'm now more inclined to make the game now, we will at least be competitive.
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