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by Dawn
20 May 2019 21:37
Forum: The Team
Topic: RIP - Gordon Neate
Replies: 59
Views: 5867

Re: RIP - Gordon Neate

There are some that go further back than me as seen in this topic-I started in 1954. Incidentally in the great keeper debate of the late 50s I preferred Dave Jones (Welsh) to Dave Meeson-it's only Welsh full-backs that I detest. :wink: Is that a pop at Linden Jones? :wink: No, just modern full-back...
by Dawn
30 Oct 2014 15:22
Forum: General Football
Topic: Secret Footballer
Replies: 397
Views: 41771

Re: Secret Footballer

http://www.thesecretfootballer.com/articles/the-secret-footballer/20771/has-america-really-fallen-in-love-with-the-beautiful-game/ Three weeks ago, I was talking to an American player who I know extremely well. He was capped many times by his country and tagged with the “all-American” label from th...
by Dawn
09 Jun 2014 11:50
Forum: The Team
Topic: Madejski Sold out and failed again
Replies: 557
Views: 76310

Re: Madejski Sold out and failed again

SJM no longer in control at the club as a corporate rescue and recovery company are called in... http://www.getreading.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/reading-fc-takeover-sir-john-7236882 Begbies Traynor Group (BTG), a firm who specialises in corporate rescue and recovery services, are now in cha...
by Dawn
24 Mar 2014 08:10
Forum: General Football
Topic: The footballer gets arrested thread
Replies: 1477
Views: 109306

Re: The footballer gets arrested thread

Marlon King in court today King has pleaded guilty to dangerous driving after a three-car crash left a man with a fractured elbow. Convicted for 14 offenses in the past and had 2 stints in prison so far. Think he is a shoe in for the footballer gets arrested thread award Nile Ranger has time on his...
by Dawn
20 Feb 2014 15:51
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Next seasons kit choice?
Replies: 5024
Views: 547770

Re: Next seasons kit choice?

Is this our 3rd kit?
by Dawn
09 Aug 2013 11:58
Forum: The Team
Topic: Bolton (A) I'm looking forward to
Replies: 26
Views: 3724

Re: Bolton (A) I'm looking forward to

Simon Osbourn's goal line clearance
Jimmy Quinn in goal
Trevor Morley's hat trick
Duberry getting away with taking out Nolan
Hunt being sick
by Dawn
01 Jul 2013 11:15
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Next seasons kit choice?
Replies: 5024
Views: 547770

Re: Next seasons kit choice?



New kit on the Reading FC Direct website
by Dawn
03 Jun 2013 10:04
Forum: General Football
Topic: Secret Footballer
Replies: 397
Views: 41771

Re: Secret Footballer

In a recent article TSF talks about slatting Lampard: I remember getting carried away with myself years ago and having a go at Frank Lampard for something. The moment I stepped on to the pitch for the pre-match handshakes, I knew that I’d made a massive mistake. He looked me dead in the eye and gave...
by Dawn
28 Jan 2013 11:26
Forum: General Football
Topic: Secret Footballer
Replies: 397
Views: 41771

Re: Secret Footballer

The latest article about Gamesmanship sounds very much like RFC under Coppell: http://www.thesecretfootballer.com/articles/1931/gamesmanship-all-part-of-the-game/ One club that I played for liked to take quick corners so that the opposition struggled to pick up the players that they were supposed to...
by Dawn
24 Jan 2013 09:01
Forum: General Football
Topic: Capital One Cup
Replies: 106
Views: 4362

Re: Capital One Cup

I seem to remember a game against Bright when Zamora got booked for throwing the ball at a ballboy because he thought he'd been too slow giving the ball back?
by Dawn
08 Oct 2012 22:44
Forum: The Team
Topic: Old Reading Footage on VHS/film/Youtube
Replies: 510
Views: 106150

Re: Old Reading Footage on VHS/film/Youtube

ages and ages and ages ago some of you guys asked if I'd upload the Wolves/Archie/McGhee footage from 1996-97 from my extensive collection. Well, finally......... http://youtu.be/7PIl4s2fz0M Fozzy!! You legend!!!! I've never seen those goals on video. It was pandemonium after Archie's 97th minute w...
by Dawn
28 Sep 2012 13:26
Forum: The Team
Topic: What sort of reception should Pardew receive on Saturday?
Replies: 148
Views: 9424

Re: What sort of reception should Pardew receive on Saturday

He should get a hostile reception. Makes for a better atmosphere. Pardew said: “I won’t get a good reception. It will be horrendous probably because of the way I left. It will be a pretty charged up atmosphere. "I went back with West Ham a few years back and they didn’t grasp the intensity of ...
by Dawn
17 Sep 2012 10:51
Forum: The Team
Topic: Mcanuff - Undroppable ??
Replies: 29
Views: 2336

Re: Mcanuff - Undroppable ??

We had a thread discussing this topic at the start of last season too

http://hobnob.royals.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=107786&hilit=mcanuff
by Dawn
06 Aug 2012 09:15
Forum: Rumours and Gossip
Topic: Rumour - Jem Karacan to leave?
Replies: 48
Views: 8007

Re: Rumour - Jem Karacan to leave?

Apparently something in Get Reading Monday morning? Royals midfielder Jem Karacan has shrugged off suggestions of his contract talks breaking down, describing it as ‘nonsense’. Karacan made his first Reading appearance in four months in Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Bournemouth, after having his ankle bro...
by Dawn
29 Jun 2012 13:27
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Next seasons kit choice?
Replies: 5024
Views: 547770

Re: Next seasons kit choice?

JayRoyal Give me a sec guys, I'll whip a template up, seems to be a mix of most of their templates, not just using one.


With the V neck and red shoulder patch I think the Watford shirt is the closest template for the shirt.
by Dawn
29 Jun 2012 10:44
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Next seasons kit choice?
Replies: 5024
Views: 547770

Re: Next seasons kit choice?

trueroyal1871
Blue & White Soup or am i being stupid and brian was with us at that point haha


It has been photoshopped m8!


The original was Murts and Long

by Dawn
14 Jun 2012 08:34
Forum: The Team
Topic: Pre Season friendlies
Replies: 184
Views: 28295

Re: Pre Season friendlies

Friendly at Brighton confirmed for Tuesday 7th August

http://www.readingfc.co.uk/page/NewsDetail/0,,10306~2810808,00.html?
by Dawn
05 Jun 2012 12:00
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Next seasons kit choice?
Replies: 5024
Views: 547770

Re: Next seasons kit choice?

Stuka All in personal taste of course, but I quite like the idea of navy shorts with the hooped socks and shirt.


Hooped shirt with navy shorts...

by Dawn
24 May 2012 15:52
Forum: Club Policies
Topic: Next seasons kit choice?
Replies: 5024
Views: 547770

Re: Next seasons kit choice?

No Fixed Abode


That is so Tottenham 2010

by Dawn
02 May 2012 15:09
Forum: The Team
Topic: Andy Griffin Released
Replies: 79
Views: 11210

Re: Andy Griffin Released

Nice video clip of Griff on the official site.

Shows how much winning the title meant to him.

http://www.readingfc.co.uk/page/NewsDetail/0,,10306~2757130,00.html
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