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spen666
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Re: Playoffs

Post by spen666 » Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:49 pm

tdk1 wrote:
Sun Jul 26, 2020 12:47 pm
Feels harsh on us exiles. Telford away is my nearest game, and the away terrace is comfortably big enough for social distancing.
Could work to your advantage. How would any club know you were an way fan when applying for tickets with your address.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by LoidLucan » Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:11 pm

biccynana wrote:
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:17 pm
jjljks wrote:
Sat Jul 25, 2020 4:53 pm
Heid 1-0 up v Boston.
McGill must be looking at getting out or biting his pet lip as York go out as Alty hoodoo strikes again
Harrogate one win away from the FL.

If Harrogate do go up, I don't think they will have any problems holding their own in League 2. In the year to the end of June 2019 they had a wage bill of more than £1.1m and it will be more than that now. When they won promotion from our league in 2018 they had an annual wage bill of £809,510.
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Re: Playoffs

Post by onewayup » Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:46 pm

At present we can only dream of that sort of figure.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by D_F_C » Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:55 pm

LoidLucan wrote:
Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:11 pm
biccynana wrote:
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:17 pm
jjljks wrote:
Sat Jul 25, 2020 4:53 pm
Heid 1-0 up v Boston.
McGill must be looking at getting out or biting his pet lip as York go out as Alty hoodoo strikes again
Harrogate one win away from the FL.

If Harrogate do go up, I don't think they will have any problems holding their own in League 2. In the year to the end of June 2019 they had a wage bill of more than £1.1m and it will be more than that now. When they won promotion from our league in 2018 they had an annual wage bill of £809,510.
They've also substantially invested in their ground. It's looking really good. Bit jealous of the style of new stands that they have, it'd be perfect for us

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Re: Playoffs

Post by jjljks » Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:30 am

Shame the Alty fans won't get to the final & now they can't even go round their mates to watch it!

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Mister e » Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:18 pm

jjljks wrote:
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:30 am
Shame the Alty fans won't get to the final & now they can't even go round their mates to watch it!
It's not just alty fans though I feel sorry for the fans that maybe can't watch their teams at Wembley after maybe dreaming a lifetime to get there i.e Wycombe Wanderers supporters. And not being able to say farewell to your ground must cut like a knife Boston United/York city but those poor Brentford fans who are hit with the double whammy of missing the clubs greatest night in their history imagine how we would have felt deprived of the chance to say farewell to feethams.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by jjljks » Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:50 pm

Mister e wrote:
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:18 pm
jjljks wrote:
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:30 am
Shame the Alty fans won't get to the final & now they can't even go round their mates to watch it!
It's not just alty fans though I feel sorry for the fans that maybe can't watch their teams at Wembley after maybe dreaming a lifetime to get there i.e Wycombe Wanderers supporters. And not being able to say farewell to your ground must cut like a knife Boston United/York city but those poor Brentford fans who are hit with the double whammy of missing the clubs greatest night in their history imagine how we would have felt deprived of the chance to say farewell to feethams.
Very true. Big day spoiled for all those teams

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Re: Playoffs

Post by karlo-cardiff » Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:19 pm

Wycombe have been to Wembley more times than most premier league sides.. Ive seen them there myself a few times


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Re: Playoffs

Post by curried Quaker » Sat Aug 01, 2020 8:37 am

Altrincham to win the final, keep Boston in NLN and Brackley to move to NLS, although I think it is likely to be Gloucester who move leagues.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by onewayup » Sat Aug 01, 2020 9:48 am

It is going to be a cracking game, Boston/altrincham.
Looking forward to listening in .

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Darlo Dodger » Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:33 pm

BBC commentators have said that they are surprised at just how busy the “press” area is and also at just how many “stewards” are present at the play off final.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Darlopartisan » Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:53 pm

0 -0 halftime

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Darlopartisan » Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:25 pm

Altrincham 1 up

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Old Git » Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:54 pm

Final score 1 O to Alty

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Vodka_Vic » Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:23 pm

Boston is my nearest town, so I for one am rather delighted.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by jjljks » Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:24 pm

Arrgghh another long journey for the team next season😬

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Re: Playoffs

Post by AndyPark » Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:47 pm

Least we’ll have a chance to visit the new ground.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Darlo_Pete » Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:07 pm

AndyPark wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:47 pm
Least we’ll have a chance to visit the new ground.
If away fans are allowed to attend.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by splinter » Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:54 pm

iv a mate like you typical doom monger , watchers sly news and the bbc

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Re: Playoffs

Post by splinter » Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:08 pm

frank lampard is a donk ...sore loser

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Re: Playoffs

Post by LoidLucan » Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:54 pm

Bloody ell Harrogate, rip up that plaggy pitch.

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Re: Playoffs

Post by real_darlo_85 » Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:54 pm

Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
"The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It is a very mean and nasty place and it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain't how hard you hit; it's about how hard you can get hit, and keep moving forward. How much you can take, and keep moving forward. That's how winning is done!"

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Re: Playoffs

Post by HarrytheQuaker » Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:17 pm

real_darlo_85 wrote:Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
All teams are financially aided🤔
Harrogate are no different

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Re: Playoffs

Post by QUAKERMAN2 » Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:09 pm

HarrytheQuaker wrote:
real_darlo_85 wrote:Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
All teams are financially aidedImage
Harrogate are no different

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So it makes no difference if you have a multi millionaire behind them against a club like ours Silly comment Harry

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Re: Playoffs

Post by Darlogramps » Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:55 pm

HarrytheQuaker wrote:
real_darlo_85 wrote:Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
All teams are financially aidedImage
Harrogate are no different

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Try telling that to Wigan, Macclesfield or Bury fans.

Stop being a boring contrarian all the time.
If ever you're bored or miserable:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlZohZoadGY

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Re: Playoffs

Post by HarrytheQuaker » Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:57 pm

Darlogramps wrote:
HarrytheQuaker wrote:
real_darlo_85 wrote:Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
All teams are financially aidedImage
Harrogate are no different

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Try telling that to Wigan, Macclesfield or Bury fans.

Stop being a boring contrarian all the time.
Sorry

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Re: Playoffs

Post by jjljks » Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:30 pm

Oh no he's not a contrarian! 🤔
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Re: Playoffs

Post by Old Git » Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:54 pm

Darlogramps wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:55 pm
HarrytheQuaker wrote:
real_darlo_85 wrote:Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
All teams are financially aidedImage
Harrogate are no different

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Try telling that to Wigan, Macclesfield or Bury fans.

Stop being a boring contrarian all the time.
Oh that is rich coming from Gramps 😂

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Playoffs

Post by Darlogramps » Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:06 pm

Old Git wrote:
Darlogramps wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:55 pm
HarrytheQuaker wrote:
real_darlo_85 wrote:Harrogate Town into League 2, quite an achievement albeit financially aided but credit to them.
All teams are financially aidedImage
Harrogate are no different

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Try telling that to Wigan, Macclesfield or Bury fans.

Stop being a boring contrarian all the time.
Oh that is rich coming from Gramps Image
Think you need to look up the definition of contrarian.

I’m more obstinate, than contrary.
If ever you're bored or miserable:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlZohZoadGY

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Re: Playoffs

Post by LoidLucan » Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:33 pm

Obstinate:

"Stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion or chosen course of action, despite attempts to persuade one to do so."

Surely not :D

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