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The Wanderers Match Thread
« on: August 25, 2018, 11:41:48 »
CITY XI | Ederson, Walker, Kompany (C), Laporte, Mendy, Fernandinho, Gundogan, Silva, Sterling, Bernardo, Aguero

SUBS | Muric, Stones, Delph, Sane, Mahrez, Otamendi, Jesus

C'mon City

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2018, 12:08:52 »
Still no Ota or Sane in a starting XI in the league this season. A bit surprising. Should be good enough to win here. Come on City.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2018, 13:20:08 »
Wolves all too often the first to the ball. We look a little sluggish. Some rudimentary Wolves tackling...

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2018, 13:20:18 »
Not Vinny's best first half. I'd be tempted to take him off at half time. We've had plenty of opportunities even though Wolves have again caused us problems. I am a bit surprised that they've not had a better start to the season. They were effective against us last season. Nonetheless, we have been more likely and we should manage to finish it off second half.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #4 on: August 25, 2018, 13:26:25 »
Putting ourselves under pressure too often, Mendy's foul throw set off panic alarms and we started giving the ball away near our own box.

Rowley Birkin QC

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #5 on: August 25, 2018, 13:48:56 »
Utter bollocks.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2018, 13:51:06 »
Thanks PL for no VAR. handball goal for theme and a clear pen 2 mins later for us not given. We would be 1 up with a pen if VAR had been in rather than 1 down.

Doesn't mask the fact we've been poor though.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2018, 13:56:42 »
Great header. Take that Wolves! Ridden more than your fair share of luck up to now.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #8 on: August 25, 2018, 14:28:52 »
Not the greatest performance but still we only fell behind thanks to a goal that shouldn't have stood for two reasons! We didn't really get enough presure built up to ensure a winner but came very close all the same. Disappointing in many ways. Sloppy football at times.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #9 on: August 25, 2018, 14:32:38 »
"Plucky" Wolves got lucky there. But we were off the pace in the first half.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #10 on: August 25, 2018, 14:47:47 »
terrible passing today..they all looked like they were all on the sauce last night

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #11 on: August 25, 2018, 15:59:08 »
'Foot of the pedal' performance. A bad sign.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #12 on: August 25, 2018, 17:44:06 »
terrible passing today..they all looked like they were all on the sauce last night

That

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #13 on: August 25, 2018, 17:57:46 »
pep out

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #14 on: August 25, 2018, 18:22:20 »
'Foot of the pedal' performance. A bad sign.

a bad sign??

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #15 on: August 25, 2018, 18:54:05 »
i wouldnt bother lee

lee

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #16 on: August 25, 2018, 19:04:52 »
i wouldnt bother lee

yeh yr right mate..

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #17 on: August 26, 2018, 08:48:13 »
Totally frustrating, City not at their best, Wolves a well oiled machine carrying on from their last season good form. Missing KDB massively. However to be undone by a hand ball!! grrrr!! >:(

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #18 on: August 26, 2018, 21:12:05 »
Football is a cruel mistress at times. Liverpool played worse than us but the three points. It will go the other way too though. We're still looking the best side in the division.

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Re: The Wanderers Match Thread
« Reply #19 on: August 26, 2018, 23:55:23 »
yeh yr right mate..
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That's it mollycoddle each other, I'm sure it makes you two feel better.