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Suggestions & Feedback / Re: Great to see you back.
« Last post by spursjoolz on April 10, 2018, 10:49:42 PM »
Hey! Could smebody tell me waht has been happening over the past months?
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Suggestions & Feedback / Re: Great to see you back.
« Last post by SleeK on March 28, 2018, 01:33:48 PM »
Yep, welcome back fellas! 
It's been a while...

COYS!!! :D
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Suggestions & Feedback / Great to see you back.
« Last post by Voice on March 06, 2018, 03:58:36 PM »
Great to see you back. Spurs supporters are lacking a good forum.
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Match Day Chat / Re: Burnley v Tottenham
« Last post by RSS61 on April 03, 2017, 08:39:14 AM »
A great result for sure. As you say Voice, the first half we were not so good. 2nd half we went 442 when Wanyama and Winks went off, and what a difference for Dier ! He was back to his best, clearly playing CB doesn't suit him. If we are gonna play 3 at back, then bring in Wimmer.
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Spurs Chat / Re: Jimmy Greaves
« Last post by Voice on April 02, 2017, 05:28:51 PM »
I saw photos of Jimmy Yesturday with he's family back at the Lane on social media, A true legend. Sad to see him with he's illness.

I saw them as well. He said he won't be able to walk again. Sad.
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Match Day Chat / Re: Burnley v Tottenham
« Last post by Voice on April 02, 2017, 05:28:00 PM »
A good weekend for us. Not only did we beat Burnley a hard ground to go to but we won by two goals. On top of that Chelsea lost at home to Crystal Palace 2-1. This reduces the points gap between first place and 2nd place to 7 pts.
We struggled in a drab first half as Dele Alli fired wide when well-placed and both central midfielders Victor Wanyama and Harry Winks were withdrawn through injury. Winks suffered a particularly nasty fall, tumbling into the Burnley dugout after trying to tackle Stephen Ward, before he was carried off on a stretcher at the interval.
Despite a lack of attacking fluency, we continued to exert pressure on the Clarets from corners, with Eric Dier firing in after the hosts failed to properly clear Christian Eriksen's delivery. Vincent Janssen, making his first Premier League start of 2017, became the third Tottenham player forced off injured but that allowed the introduction of Son Heung-min. And the South Korea striker made sure of victory as he tapped in Alli's squared pass on 77 minutes as Spurs controlled the final stages. Victory, coupled with Chelsea's shock 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace, ensures Mauricio Pochettino's side stay in contention for the title with nine games remaining.
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Other English Football / Re: Football League + National League
« Last post by DC76 on April 02, 2017, 04:47:09 AM »
Mini-Update


CHAMPIONSHIP

Bye-bye Rotherham (17). :P They lost 1-0 to Fulham, putting them far enough behind Bristol City (41) that they are now guaranteed relegation... and there's still seven matches left!


LEAGUE ONE

Sheffield United (82) is now guaranteed at least a playoff spot after beating Millwall (63).


LEAGUE TWO

I'd say the league is far enough along that I can introduce the bar of safety. With six matches remaining, the bar of safety sits at 54 points, and Accrington Stanley (55) are only the latest club to pass that point mark, having beating Plymouth Argyle (75) in an upset win.


NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH

PHEW! That was close! I thought Altrincham (17) might actually have a chance of staying afloat! But no, they're down to the feeders officially. :P Salford City (67) condemned them to their fate with a 2-1 win earlier today, while keeping their own playoff situation alive. (Just for context, three matches have been played by most teams since last update.) Stalybridge Celtic (20) is still alive for now, as they have only played 34 matches to most teams' 37. Bar of safety is 46 points.


NATIONAL LEAGUE SOUTH

With just five matches remaining, both Margate and Bishop's Stortford (both 24) are teetering dangerously close to relegation. Depending on what Whitehawk, Weston-super-Mare, and Truro (all 36) do in their next match or two, they could be out with just a single loss. The bar of safety is 47 points.


FEEDERS

Since it's late in the season, I can also start throwing in upper-table situations from the Isthmian, Southern, and Northern Premier Leagues.


Isthmian


Really a two-horse race at this point. Yes, Leiston (68) can still theoretically catch the two front-runners because of two games in hand, but on their current form, it seems very unlikely. So it's down to Bognor Regis (85) and Havant & Waterlooville (84) for top spot. Besides, Leiston has more pressing matters to worry about, like staying in the playoffs in the midst of a playoff logjam that's tighter than an undersized pair of shorts! :P


(All teams have played 42 matches unless otherwise indicated)


(40) 3. Leiston - 68, +35
4. Tonbridge Angels - 68, +12
5. Needham Market - 68, -3
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(40) 6. Dulwich Hamlet - 67
7. Enfield Town - 66, +24
8. Billericay Town - 66, +22
9. Wingate & Finchley - 66, +1
10. Harlow Town - 64


Southern League

All the teams who are anywhere close to playoffs have played 42 matches, meaning there are just four to play in the regular season, and Chippenham (94) seem to be unstoppable at this point, having gone without losing since last mid-December. What's better, they've only dropped two points since January 10th, winning fourteen of their last fifteen! Leamington (88) was doing okay at keeping a step behind until quite recently, drawing against Hitchin (83) and losing a close one to playoff dark-horse hopefuls Frome (70).


Speaking of playoffs, it's getting down to the wire. Kettering (66) is such an outside shot that they literally need to win every single game to have a remote chance! A draw for Merthyr Town (77) or a win for Banbury United (76, first team outside) would eliminate them. Frome isn't doing much better. They may be only seven back compared to Kettering's eleven, but they also have Banbury between them and the promised land. Frome can't catch either Hitchin or Slough (also 83), so they have to get Merthyr and pass Banbury in the process. I honestly think it'll come down to Merthyr and Banbury for the last spot, and that Slough and Hitchin have very little to worry about.


Northern Premier

In spite of a couple recent losses, Blyth Spartans (88) are well ahead of the pack in first. If not for Spennymoor's (71) games in hand, they would actually be able to clinch the Northern Premier championship with either a draw, or a draw by Nantwich (74). But they need to add at least a win to that, or a Spennymoor loss. :P


Of course, there's also the playoff picture, which isn't quite as jammed up as the Isthmian League's, but still is very close:


(41) 2. Nantwich - 74
(41) 3. Stourbridge - 72
(39) 4. Spennymoor - 71, +36
(42) 5. Warrington - 71, +9
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(41) 6. Whitby - 69
(40) 7. Buxton - 68, +26
(41) 8. Matlock - 68, +12
(41) 9. Grantham - 67
(39) 10. Workington - 64


Warrington is at a distinct disadvantage here, from having played more matches and having inferior goal differential to the almost all the teams surrounding them on both sides! (Whitby is only +8, though, putting them at something of a disadvantage as well.)
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Prediction League / Re: Burnley v Tottenham 1/4 15.00
« Last post by Yiddite on April 01, 2017, 02:47:52 PM »
Burnley 1  Spurs 1


Gray / Delli Ali


19450
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Match Day Chat / Burnley v Tottenham
« Last post by Southend_Yid on April 01, 2017, 06:33:26 AM »

Burnley
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v
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Tottenham


Barclays Premier League - 1st April  - KO 15:00  - Ground: Turf Moore


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Spurs Chat / Re: Jimmy Greaves
« Last post by Southend_Yid on April 01, 2017, 06:31:44 AM »
I saw photos of Jimmy Yesturday with he's family back at the Lane on social media, A true legend. Sad to see him with he's illness. 
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