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by wivelgull
Today, 10:58
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: List of Players who were rubbish with us, but have gone on to be good
Replies: 35
Views: 2054

List of Players who were rubbish with us, but have gone on to be good

For me, and no doubt for many of the Codgery, there have been only three truly great players in the time I have been watching TUFC (i.e. since March 1963). 1 (and far and away the best). Robin Stubbs 2. John Smith (1967-68) and 3. (I agree with Mr. westyorkshire) Mark Loram. Others have been good, b...
by wivelgull
Yesterday, 09:55
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: Foreign Players
Replies: 5
Views: 814

Foreign Players

Although not 'foreign' (as such) TUFC could do a lot worse than taking a look at Dale Hopson (currently with Blyth Spartans).
by wivelgull
Yesterday, 09:52
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: FC Halifax Town v Torquay United, Match Day Thread, 21st October 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 855

FC Halifax Town v Torquay United, Match Day Thread, 21st October 2017

Shaw Lane are hated in the Northern Premier League. Like many teams suddenly experiencing an enormous boost in finance, success has gone to their heads.At The Turnbull Ground a few weeks ago they cynically 'arranged' for one of our midfielders to be sent off (in the second minute!) and then spent th...
by wivelgull
Yesterday, 09:41
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: List of Players who were rubbish with us, but have gone on to be good
Replies: 35
Views: 2054

List of Players who were rubbish with us, but have gone on to be good

Or....the other way round....try Benyon....o.k. for us and then (it must have been the fraud of the century) sold to Swindon for 120,000 thousand quid and thence disappeared off the face of the earth. I wonder what Swindon fans thought....
by wivelgull
14 Oct 2017, 12:36
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: Wayne Thomas sacked.
Replies: 2
Views: 762

Wayne Thomas sacked.

I'm sorry to have to report that one of our 90s stalwarts, Wayne Thomas, has been sacked by Rushall Olympic, who are at the very bottom of the Northern Premier League table. Wayne took over at the beginning of the season, but the results at Rushall have been mediocre to say the least. This was his f...
by wivelgull
11 Oct 2017, 20:47
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: Fa Cup 4th qualifying round Aldershot v Torquay 14/10/17
Replies: 77
Views: 6898

Fa Cup 4th qualifying round Aldershot v Torquay 14/10/17

Not much hope, I'm afraid. Thus:

Aldershot (2) 4
TUFC (0) 1

Att: 2099
by wivelgull
06 Oct 2017, 20:44
Forum: Matchday Vault
Topic: Torquay v Dover Saturday 7/10/17
Replies: 129
Views: 11248

Torquay v Dover Saturday 7/10/17

I have predicted a 3-0 for Warrington, Mr. nwyellow.
by wivelgull
06 Oct 2017, 10:03
Forum: Matchday Vault
Topic: Torquay v Dover Saturday 7/10/17
Replies: 129
Views: 11248

Torquay v Dover Saturday 7/10/17

Despite the euphoria, I feel a defeat on the cards. Thus:

TUFC (1) 1
Dover Athletic (1) 3

Att: 2009.
by wivelgull
02 Oct 2017, 16:53
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: FA Cup Qualifying - Fourth Round Draw
Replies: 44
Views: 4798

FA Cup Qualifying - Fourth Round Draw

It couldn't be worse.
by wivelgull
01 Oct 2017, 21:12
Forum: Matchday Vault
Topic: Torquay United v Maidenhead, Match Day Thread 03/10/17
Replies: 133
Views: 10002

Torquay United v Maidenhead, Match Day Thread 03/10/17

Anyway, my prediction (and bearing in mind tomogull's emphasis on lack of goals):

TUFC (0) 0
Maidenhead United (1) 2

Att: 1391.
by wivelgull
29 Sep 2017, 17:30
Forum: All things Plainmoor
Topic: Player Fitness
Replies: 52
Views: 5287

Player Fitness

I am with you tomogull, together (and with brucie perhaps!) we will stand up to these pontificating bullies.
by wivelgull
26 Sep 2017, 12:08
Forum: Matchday Vault
Topic: Dagenham and Redbridge V Torquay Utd. A Saturday 30th September 2017 -match thread
Replies: 132
Views: 8521

Dagenham and Redbridge V Torquay Utd. A Saturday 30th September 2017 -match thread

John Uzzell! Every team needs a 'big boot', and Uzzell was the biggest boot ever.
by wivelgull
26 Sep 2017, 10:13
Forum: Matchday Vault
Topic: Dagenham and Redbridge V Torquay Utd. A Saturday 30th September 2017 -match thread
Replies: 132
Views: 8521

Dagenham and Redbridge V Torquay Utd. A Saturday 30th September 2017 -match thread

Dagenham and Redbridge (2) 6
Torquay United (0) 1

Att: 1339.

p.s. at least dear old GILBERT looked happy at the Macclesfield game. The rest was silence [Hamlet].