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by Raich Carter
Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:57 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: Adelaide Utd 2023-24 a nightmare season
Replies: 7
Views: 700

Re: Adelaide Utd 2023-24 a nightmare season

While the argument re returning to WNPL being an issue has some merit, I don't think it is the biggest issue as this situation happens interstate. You have to look at the one constant is AU's consistent under performing, the coaching staff. whether it is all of them or some until this is rectified I...
by Raich Carter
Tue Sep 26, 2023 1:31 pm
Forum: Amateur League
Topic: Challenge Cup
Replies: 25
Views: 64370

Re: Challenge Cup

jax10 wrote: Tue Sep 26, 2023 1:23 pm Downs are great team and great club, but they do get looked after by the league. They shouldn't of got a bye in the cup. There was a incident with a player that should of got a suspension, but just got swept under the carpet.
So who should they have played in the quarter final??
by Raich Carter
Tue Sep 26, 2023 12:53 pm
Forum: Amateur League
Topic: Challenge Cup
Replies: 25
Views: 64370

Re: Challenge Cup

can only play whats presented to you, maybe not world beaters but undefeated last 2-years in the league - some feat. something like 9 games now without conceding as well. They should be promoted to the CSL with stats like that in Sunday League Unless the CSL wants to play on Sundays not going to ha...
by Raich Carter
Wed Jul 05, 2023 6:22 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Ashes 2023
Replies: 597
Views: 1486347

Re: Ashes 2023

surley the below has to be the last word on this.....it probably explains why Bairstow has remained quiet because to go public with his whinging would only make him a hypocrite.... Yet speaking on LiSNTR’s Willow Talk podcast, Head revealed that he’d had a quiet word to Bairstow while awaiting the ...
by Raich Carter
Wed Jun 21, 2023 9:01 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Ashes 2023
Replies: 597
Views: 1486347

Re: Ashes 2023

God is an Englishman wrote: Wed Jun 21, 2023 8:44 am
Frank Costanza wrote: Wed Jun 21, 2023 4:10 am 1-0 up - what a Test match!
Our captain - our hero!
So glad to finally win a close one against old enemy

Enemy?
A term long used for cricket matches where Australia and England are concerned.
by Raich Carter
Thu Jun 01, 2023 6:55 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

this table wouldn't lie..... :lol: https://www.squawka.com/en/premier-league-net-spend-2022-23/ (I hate net spend - so dont think I agree or care with any of it) Net spend is the only meaningful way to express expenditure. I'm sure if there was a table for net spend in the last 15 seasons, Spurs wo...
by Raich Carter
Wed May 31, 2023 1:43 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

this table wouldn't lie..... :lol: https://www.squawka.com/en/premier-league-net-spend-2022-23/ (I hate net spend - so dont think I agree or care with any of it) Net spend is the only meaningful way to express expenditure. I'm sure if there was a table for net spend in the last 15 seasons, Spurs wo...
by Raich Carter
Wed May 31, 2023 8:22 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

this table wouldn't lie..... :lol: https://www.squawka.com/en/premier-league-net-spend-2022-23/ (I hate net spend - so dont think I agree or care with any of it) Net spend is the only meaningful way to express expenditure. I'm sure if there was a table for net spend in the last 15 seasons, Spurs wo...
by Raich Carter
Wed Mar 08, 2023 10:11 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

look we were tripe and well done to liverpool, i wish the boss made them run home to their mansions in manchester after that horrible mess and no wages this week, it couldve been worse it couldve been man city, we need greenwood up front, he used to put balls in nets, :thumbdown: Not thé only place...
by Raich Carter
Wed Feb 15, 2023 10:08 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Super bowl
Replies: 7
Views: 3603

Re: Super bowl

The f*c*ing Yankees can sell anything to the World. FFS gridiron “football” goes forever. Stop. Start. Stop. Start. Advertisers love it. And for some reason AFL players and “footy” freaks have climbed onto the NFL bandwagon big-time. Maybe it reminds them of AFL “footy” where advertisers jump in af...
by Raich Carter
Wed Dec 07, 2022 7:04 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

theorakle wrote: Tue Dec 06, 2022 9:14 pm everyone makes mistakes they later regret. i have made a few i admit. :roll:
Locking the keys in the car is a mistake, raping someone is far from that you imbecile.
by Raich Carter
Tue Dec 06, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

The smart money’s on his next game being for Strangeways first 11 hope not.good player and he is not raping anyone while he is on the field :roll: You absolute clownshoe :lol: :lol: We must have missed the punchline whats a bloody clownshoe. :?: :?: :?: https://www.funfancydress.com/media/catalog/p...
by Raich Carter
Mon Dec 05, 2022 9:47 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 22/23
Replies: 776
Views: 1230928

Re: EPL 22/23

theorakle wrote: Mon Dec 05, 2022 5:18 pm
N5 1BH wrote: Mon Dec 05, 2022 3:10 pm The smart money’s on his next game being for Strangeways first 11
hope not.good player and he is not raping anyone while he is on the field :roll:
You absolute clownshoe
by Raich Carter
Thu Dec 01, 2022 7:32 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: World Cup 2022 Forum
Replies: 546
Views: 210164

Re: World Cup 2022 Forum

all sides are pass back kings at this world cup. its still goals that count isnt it :?: its like playing not to lose and for me its not very entertaining as you have to get foreward in order to actualy score .unfortunately the game has changed over the years and not all for the better. too many act...
by Raich Carter
Mon Sep 19, 2022 11:32 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: England pre- WC Squad
Replies: 130
Views: 88425

Re: England pre- WC Squad

The squad sums up his mentality, five midfielders and about a dozen defenders. And none of the midfielders is Maddison who is playing good football in a shite team Agreed. I'd like him at Spurs. Southgate would rather play 3-4-3 and with no creative midfielder. I wouldn't be surprised with Phillips...
by Raich Carter
Mon Sep 19, 2022 7:34 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: England pre- WC Squad
Replies: 130
Views: 88425

Re: England pre- WC Squad

Nice One Cyril wrote: Sun Sep 18, 2022 7:52 pm The squad sums up his mentality, five midfielders and about a dozen defenders.
And none of the midfielders is Maddison who is playing good football in a shite team
by Raich Carter
Fri Sep 16, 2022 8:43 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: England pre- WC Squad
Replies: 130
Views: 88425

Re: England pre- WC Squad

How do Maguire and Shaw make this squad and Sancho left out ? Goalkeepers: Dean Henderson, Nick Pope, Aaron Ramsdale. Defenders: Trent Alexander-Arnold, Ben Chilwell, Conor Coady, Eric Dier, Marc Guehi, Reece James, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw, John Stones, Fikayo Tomori, Kieran Trippier, Kyle Walker....
by Raich Carter
Tue Sep 13, 2022 9:14 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: 2022 WC late breaking news
Replies: 11
Views: 5475

Re: 2022 WC late breaking news

Michael wrote: Fri Jun 17, 2022 12:46 pm
Rookie wrote: Tue Jun 14, 2022 6:51 am Nothing to see here according to FIFA so play on
Correct decision!
:thumbup:
Could actually be something to see now!
by Raich Carter
Mon Sep 05, 2022 8:41 am
Forum: Amateur League
Topic: Relegation
Replies: 25
Views: 20898

Re: Relegation

Well unless the Downs lads are in party mode, having won the league, I'd say it's goodbye Brahma.
by Raich Carter
Wed Aug 31, 2022 10:02 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

Thank you for your response. Judging by your passionate response, you have a significant and vested interest in the state park project. Its become Hindmarsh stadium mark II. Open for use but not for everyone. Preservation of the main pitch. The cost to open etc are the catchphrases used. The discon...
by Raich Carter
Mon Aug 29, 2022 8:51 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Leeds Loanee puts Millwall top
Replies: 23
Views: 11205

Re: Leeds Loanee puts Millwall top

So you don't watch them at all but you comment on the way they "always play"? Do you ever wonder why people think you are senile? I go off what I read online and and in numerous forums. I am certainly far from senile as I've just completed an on-line degree in Sports Science, with 'Honour...
by Raich Carter
Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:37 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

SAD GAL wrote: Fri Aug 26, 2022 7:52 am Thank you

We've been sold a pup and SP will be another soul less staidum
Rightside wrote: Thu Aug 25, 2022 9:14 pm Well said SAD GAL :clap:
Still haven't answered a question I asked. Have you been to any games at the new SP?
by Raich Carter
Tue Aug 09, 2022 6:21 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

Thank you for a well thought out response rather than the retorts that offer little than critique for the other side of the argument. I think you have captured it well. I can see all sides to the story. I can also see that the new State Park is different than the Parks and West Beach. The boutique ...
by Raich Carter
Mon Aug 08, 2022 11:23 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

Another weekend where games are played on Friday night, Saturday evening/night and Sunday. I have been to a wnpl game in the last 5 weeks. Saturday evenings are ludicrous. Went and watched a team become premiers at West Beach on Friday night, didn't care where it was being played, didn't care that ...
by Raich Carter
Fri Aug 05, 2022 9:58 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

C U and Burns thank you for the condescending remarks. Ignorance is contagious. Does a lease mean exclusivity? Certainly, doesn’t mean ownership. I’d say tonight and any other Friday night it lays idle. In regards to State Park and the de-centralisation of WNPL games, I maintain this has bene a det...
by Raich Carter
Wed Aug 03, 2022 2:21 pm
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

The comparison with amateur league and WNPL or NPL is absurd and irrelevant. Whilst all leagues deserve the respect of decent facilities, the top leagues do too as well. Speaking to many people from different clubs, they are all saying the same thing. De-centralisation of games away from the the Fr...
by Raich Carter
Thu Jul 28, 2022 6:43 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

You have a vast open and unprotected area that is close to the sea. Minimal and ineffective wind breaks. Couple that with rain and it’s not a good place to be. The coach’s box stupidly faces west straight into the teeth of a cold strong wind. Add rain and there is zero protection. The grand stand i...
by Raich Carter
Wed Jul 27, 2022 12:29 pm
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: Yellow cards
Replies: 4
Views: 4974

Re: Yellow cards

billy the kid wrote: Wed Jul 27, 2022 11:43 am Time the NTC are treated equally and get pulled up for their onfield actions.
The fact they received 4 out of the 6 says that perhaps they did??
by Raich Carter
Wed Jul 20, 2022 12:40 pm
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL and State sports Park
Replies: 108
Views: 72060

Re: WNPL and State sports Park

If I'm honest (which I am) then get back to the Parks and leave the Taj Mahal for the others to enjoy. WNPL has lost its soul and the unification of the cubs and supporters who came to one venue to watch four games of WNPL. Lost its soul? Why does a venue give soul to a league, its more about the g...
by Raich Carter
Tue Jul 05, 2022 11:17 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: WNPL Season so far
Replies: 19
Views: 12633

Re: WNPL Season so far

Depends on which way you look at it, season 2022 has delivered some interesting results and with some teams excelling. And some who just aren't. Here's my feeble attempt at aa review of season 2022 to date. Surprises These are the two biggest surprises…or are they 1) Adelaide City’s results in 2022...