Tag Archives: Chris Porter

The Man Who Never Was: Chris Porter moves to Sheffield United

On the news that Chris Porter had signed for Sheffield United yesterday, Blades blog http://aunitedview.blogspot.com asked me to provide a few notes on the player, which I was happy to do. Here’s what I wrote: – Chris Porter was Nigel Clough’s … Continue reading

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Porter and Ben Davies dropped as Derby County take a step towards redemption

To my confusion and delight, Derby County made a mockery of my doom-laden prediction and toughed their way to a massively important 2-1 victory over Swansea City on Saturday. At a point when any realistic hopes of a recovery had … Continue reading

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Rip It Up and Start Again

OK, so Kris Commons is history, blah blah blah. For all that he’s done exceptionally well this season, I am genuinely not arsed.  In the modern era, it’s dangerous to get overly attached to players, when they aren’t tied to … Continue reading

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Sky blog, post Forest (H), posted 24/1/11

The Forest game was a clear marker for where we are at the moment. For all their best efforts, our players simply didn’t look quick, sharp or confident enough to create enough chances against one of the most expensively-assembled squads … Continue reading

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FREE DOWNLOAD Lingy & Wright podcast – Crawley Town

For the masochists out there, full audio commentary of the match – it might help with the healing process. The pre-match banter went well, though; we started off chatting about the game and ended up deciding to convert the Westfield … Continue reading

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