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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby bellwhiff » Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:02 pm

ST4GS wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:Who cares ?

Is that the one on first base?


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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby Sneag » Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:06 pm

bellwhiff wrote:
ST4GS wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:Who cares ?

Is that the one on first base?


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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby Big yella » Fri Mar 13, 2020 12:56 am

bellwhiff wrote:
ST4GS wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:Who cares ?

Is that the one on first base?


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They were gentler times.

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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby manssmooth » Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:24 am

Big yella wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:
ST4GS wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:Who cares ?

Is that the one on first base?


Lost me

They were gentler times.

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=wh ... &FORM=VIRE


:lol: Brilliant, been years since i last saw that sketch, genius. Thanks for the memory.
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby Redspirelite » Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:17 am

For some individuals who are not interested in Notts or Chesterfield there are very long threads/pages devoted to these clubs 129 & 244 ?
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby stag861 » Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:23 am

The Northampton fans site was in admiration for having two long threads about Clownty & the Spireites. They were envious that they had no local clubs to dislike!
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby ST4GS » Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:43 am

Redspirelite wrote:For some individuals who are not interested in Notts or Chesterfield there are very long threads/pages devoted to these clubs 129 & 244 ?

Why Red in your username, have you got divided loyalties? and can you be a Spire lite these days?
Is that term for people who just attend the odd match or two per season, the one cal supporter type?

Funny enough we do not have threads about Wycombe Wanderers or Tranmere Rovers etc for obvious reasons but with the news being full of doom and gloom over the past year or so these threads bring a bit of light relief.
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby Redspirelite » Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:34 am

Neither ST4GS, Just someone who enjoys local soccer, first saw Mansfield early 70's and enjoyed Wembley with them, personally I will be happy if Mansfield, Notts & Chesterfield are back in the same league, EFL, as it can only be good for local soccer plus the rivalry, lets be honest cant see any of the three making the championship, to expensive and not big enough fan base, don't be fooled by my name as I don't normally enter in to "football forums" but couldn't resist the irony with some of the comments, anyway best of luck to the Stags for rest of season
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby ST4GS » Fri Mar 13, 2020 12:47 pm

Redspirelite wrote:Neither ST4GS, Just someone who enjoys local soccer, first saw Mansfield early 70's and enjoyed Wembley with them, personally I will be happy if Mansfield, Notts & Chesterfield are back in the same league, EFL, as it can only be good for local soccer plus the rivalry, lets be honest cant see any of the three making the championship, to expensive and not big enough fan base, don't be fooled by my name as I don't normally enter in to "football forums" but couldn't resist the irony with some of the comments, anyway best of luck to the Stags for rest of season

Wow, you are a rare breed (old school type).
20 Years or so ago I bumped into an old fellow in his late seventies maybe who used to go to the Stags home games one week and Chesterfield the next (the fixtures years ago always seemed to permit that). You could tell he just loved his football and did not have a bias or negative bone in his body, this attitude probably describes many of our parents or grandparents when we think back who went to the game for pure enjoyment, did not get involved with the club or its politics on a day to day basis (probably due to lack of news or social media), and did not worry too much about the league tables and threat of extinction etc.
If you went to Wembley just for the football as a neutral then how the hell did you enjoy that game??? (1987 was a poor game, 2011 was probably the worst game in living memory with the Cardiff play off final in 2004 a close second).
Stags games at big neutral venues have been dire but I would love to live those three days over again with the anticipation intact.
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby MTFCMAD » Fri Mar 13, 2020 1:15 pm

Redspirelite wrote:Neither ST4GS, Just someone who enjoys local soccer, first saw Mansfield early 70's and enjoyed Wembley with them, personally I will be happy if Mansfield, Notts & Chesterfield are back in the same league, EFL, as it can only be good for local soccer plus the rivalry, lets be honest cant see any of the three making the championship, to expensive and not big enough fan base, don't be fooled by my name as I don't normally enter in to "football forums" but couldn't resist the irony with some of the comments, anyway best of luck to the Stags for rest of season


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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby Beano » Fri Mar 13, 2020 1:18 pm

Redspirelite wrote:For some individuals who are not interested in Notts or Chesterfield there are very long threads/pages devoted to these clubs 129 & 244 ?



Ahh I see your confusion, we like to keep things tidy here, just 1 thread for each of our local non league neighbours. This saves having to post a new thread every time something funny happens to them (can you imagine the mess if not?)

As you can see the threads have been running a long time, so long ago The Cheats were a League 1 team in fact :lol:

You are also confusing “interested” with “laughing at”

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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby cerfjaune » Fri Mar 13, 2020 1:19 pm

My Dad was like that. Living in Shirebrook it was Stags one Saturday, Spireites the next. The first match he took me to when I was aware of what was going on was Stags v. Accrington, and I stuck with Stags ever after. I wonder.... if the first match he’d taken me to had been a Spirites’ game, I suspect I’d have ended up a lifelong Spireites fan. That is a horrific thought.
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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby chip63 » Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:51 pm

I liked the headline All ELETE Football Suspended.
Prem EFL women's football.
Are county playing Saturday? :D

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Re: A Thread About Conference Club Notts County

Postby ParisStag » Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:41 am

My dad used to watch Stags reserves if the first team were away. And my granddad used to sometimes go to Spireites or Rotherham. His family originally moved from the Burton area in the 30s so work in the pits so they were Derby fans before Stags and used to go back and watch them too.
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