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A Great Day - Things Are Looking Up!

A Great Day - Things Are Looking Up!

Another victory, another 3 points, and moving ever so slightly up the league.

Are we starting to feel better now?

The last 6 months have been nothing short of hideous. Losing games, players and confidence by the bucket load. We, as a club, were rocking, sapped of all confidence our moral was about as low as I remember it in my life. I seriously couldn`t see how we were going to get out of the slump.

However, even though I wouldn`t consider us out of the sh*t just yet, we`ve slowly but surely started playing ourselves back into the season. We have now won 6 of the last 7 games in all competitions and things are looking up.

I haven`t seen any of the match today so don`t know how good/bad the performance was, but a 3-1 win against Stoke is a great win in anyone`s book.

Then all you have to do is cast an eye to Old Trafford this afternoon. We were all suicidal after our 8-2 spanking at the Theatre of Nightmares, convinced that that was how far we`d sunk, but on reflection an away 8-2 loss at the home of the Champions with our weakest side in years is not as bad as United getting whooped at home with their strongest team against their neighbours.

It shows that in this league anyone can give anyone a damn good stuffing on their day.

As we head towards our historically toughest month of November, we find ourselves in 7th position a mere 3 points behind Liverpool.

Things are looking up eh?

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Writer:Rocky7
Date:Sunday October 23 2011
Time: 3:48PM

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Oh please.. no more turned corner article... One game at a time. Long way to go.. Still have a -ve GD.. We got lots more stuff to do. And Stamford Bridge awaits us.
Sajit
23/10/2011 16:43:00
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stamford bridge without drogba :)
nikolaijns
23/10/2011 16:47:00
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One game at a time Sajit? 6 wins in 7, I think that warrants some discussion about a great improvement. You realise that us talking about turning a corner will have no direct bearing on the team? lol
Rocky7
23/10/2011 16:59:00
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Ashley Cole just got booked and misses the match next week too.
elbondo
23/10/2011 17:39:00
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Deserved victory, but extremely concerning where the goals will come from without RvP. Chamakh looks absolutely shot of confidence with the ball bouncing off him. Can't really see how his style of player fits into our system. Just need a point at Chavski now!
Gooner_Vin
23/10/2011 18:19:00
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Folk are funny aren't they. It's ok to talk about the problems, flaws, shortcomings and potential for disaster as much as you like. Some would even claim that that's just being realistic. But suggest maybe things might not be quite as bad as we've contemplated and we're exhorted not to go there. As long as the players have a positive attitude that's what matters most but a positive atmosphere around them wouldn't do any harm either.
Amos.
23/10/2011 18:48:00
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We have to wait before we can claim that we have turned a corner. Nothing more. Nothing less. Im buzzing too..
Sajit
23/10/2011 19:35:00
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I've just checked the corner,its clear.hurry up and go 'round
ajwb
23/10/2011 19:44:00
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Sajit, at no point in the article did Rocky mention the phrase 'turned a corner'. Its his prerogative to express his thoughts one would have thought.
Deltaforce
23/10/2011 19:54:00
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6 in 7 is correct, Rocky. Well, you can't 8-2 be a Gooner when we have 1-6 of our last seven games in all competitions, eh.
Naijagunner
23/10/2011 20:42:00
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