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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Spiritater » Tue May 14, 2019 6:55 pm

Marco van Sherpa wrote:
part time pete wrote: The youth team play exactly like the first team, three at the back

Sometimes, but not always mate.
The formations that they've used under John Dempster (and his assistants) over these past few years, have been many fold... and, most importantly, their strategy was always open to flexibility during games too.
If the shape of the team, or personnel, ever need altering, then dealing with situations whenever they presented themselves, has always been one of 'Demps' strengths thus far.


In other words he has a plan B?
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby stagsfan6493 » Tue May 14, 2019 7:03 pm

Spiritater wrote:
Marco van Sherpa wrote:
part time pete wrote: The youth team play exactly like the first team, three at the back

Sometimes, but not always mate.
The formations that they've used under John Dempster (and his assistants) over these past few years, have been many fold... and, most importantly, their strategy was always open to flexibility during games too.
If the shape of the team, or personnel, ever need altering, then dealing with situations whenever they presented themselves, has always been one of 'Demps' strengths thus far.


In other words he has a plan B?

Haven’t seen one of those in a while!
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby garlic » Tue May 14, 2019 7:51 pm

Great appointment, really wish him well.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby tmwilson » Tue May 14, 2019 8:13 pm

I wish John all the best. Cowley had a lot less football experience and look what he has achieved. I'm backing John 100%
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Chander Lear » Wed May 15, 2019 7:55 am

I've really come around to the idea this morning after a good sleep.

If he gets the backing, we'll be in with a shout this season.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby The One » Wed May 15, 2019 8:20 am

Whats Jamie Mcquire doing nowadays?
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Chander Lear » Wed May 15, 2019 8:44 am

Glyn Chamberlain is free and is looking for work (currently a Cardiff scout). He is local and has a lot of experience, so could be ideal assistance for JD
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby arsene wengers coat » Wed May 15, 2019 10:02 am

When's the Presser?

I want to hear from the big man JD
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby bellwhiff » Wed May 15, 2019 10:04 am

Amber Andy wrote:Although I think it is a poor decision I wish John Dempster all the best.

I hope he learns from Adam Murrays experience and appoints an experienced assistant who knows the league and has contacts.

Talking of Adam Murray he wouldn't be a bad recruitment manager.

You’re going to have to stop saying things that I agree with

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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Son Of Sherwood » Wed May 15, 2019 10:04 am

arsene wengers coat wrote:When's the Presser?

I want to hear from the big man JD


Should have been 10am, been put back to 11am (i.e. now)
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby arsene wengers coat » Wed May 15, 2019 10:22 am

Son Of Sherwood wrote:
arsene wengers coat wrote:When's the Presser?

I want to hear from the big man JD


Should have been 10am, been put back to 11am (i.e. now)


Maybe they changed their minds.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby MTFCMusings » Wed May 15, 2019 10:22 am

It's ongoing now, live feed on FB and updates on twitter.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Captain Cunno » Wed May 15, 2019 10:23 am

Paul Cox nailed on for a role in his staff listening to that.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby mousemousemouse » Wed May 15, 2019 10:24 am

Captain Cunno wrote:Paul Cox nailed on for a role in his staff listening to that.


Thought the same. Wonder in what capacity? Wouldn't mind Adam Murray as our head of recruitment
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby James » Wed May 15, 2019 10:30 am

Yeah, and get Ian Deakin back as GK Coach, Nick Wright as Kitman and Lee Stevenson as Cleaner whilst we're at it.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Chander Lear » Wed May 15, 2019 10:34 am

'improve on the current squad' - doesnt sound like cuts to me.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Captain Cunno » Wed May 15, 2019 10:35 am

James wrote:Yeah, and get Ian Deakin back as GK Coach, Nick Wright as Kitman and Lee Stevenson as Cleaner whilst we're at it.


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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby arsene wengers coat » Wed May 15, 2019 10:36 am

mousemousemouse wrote:
Captain Cunno wrote:Paul Cox nailed on for a role in his staff listening to that.


Thought the same. Wonder in what capacity? Wouldn't mind Adam Murray as our head of recruitment


Are we putting the band back together?
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby mousemousemouse » Wed May 15, 2019 10:36 am

James wrote:Yeah, and get Ian Deakin back as GK Coach, Nick Wright as Kitman and Lee Stevenson as Cleaner whilst we're at it.


Didn't Murray sign some of our best current players on an absolute shoe string? Or we can, you know, chuck insane amounts at another Grant....
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby WVStag » Wed May 15, 2019 10:38 am

This whole situation is just completely disappointing. Sacking Flitcroft was understandable but literally everything else from there is enough to make anyone concerned. The rumours of the personnel coming into support JD also might just be rumours, but they don't help matters (depending on your view I guess). So uninspiring from where I'm sat.

Mad what has happened in the space of a few days.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby StagsForLIFE » Wed May 15, 2019 10:38 am

Think its p*** poor that the club haven't broadcast the whole press conference for free to be honest. Really should be put on YouTube in full rather than ifollow.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby Conker » Wed May 15, 2019 10:39 am

mousemousemouse wrote:
James wrote:Yeah, and get Ian Deakin back as GK Coach, Nick Wright as Kitman and Lee Stevenson as Cleaner whilst we're at it.


Didn't Murray sign some of our best current players on an absolute shoe string? Or we can, you know, chuck insane amounts at another Grant....


Not a shoestring, but he recruited really well with much less money than the past two managers.

CJ, Benning, Pearce, Rose, Tafazolli, Matty Blair, Rhys Bennett, all of these have even been a good player for us or moved higher up the leagues.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby StagsForLIFE » Wed May 15, 2019 10:40 am

However from the brief two minute clip on fb, he is coming across well and wish him all the best
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby James » Wed May 15, 2019 10:40 am

mousemousemouse wrote:
James wrote:Yeah, and get Ian Deakin back as GK Coach, Nick Wright as Kitman and Lee Stevenson as Cleaner whilst we're at it.


Didn't Murray sign some of our best current players on an absolute shoe string? Or we can, you know, chuck insane amounts at another Grant....


Murray also signed Emmanuel Dieseruvwe, Michael Raynes, Ricky Ravenhill, James Baxendale, Jeffrey Monakana Lenny Pidgley etc.
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Re: Congratulations John Dempster

Postby StagsForLIFE » Wed May 15, 2019 10:41 am

Conker wrote:
mousemousemouse wrote:
James wrote:Yeah, and get Ian Deakin back as GK Coach, Nick Wright as Kitman and Lee Stevenson as Cleaner whilst we're at it.


Didn't Murray sign some of our best current players on an absolute shoe string? Or we can, you know, chuck insane amounts at another Grant....


Not a shoestring, but he recruited really well with much less money than the past two managers.

CJ, Benning, Pearce, Rose, Tafazolli, Matty Blair, Rhys Bennett, all of these have even been a good player for us or moved higher up the leagues.

Tafazolli was a Cox signing in fairness but the point stands.
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