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by Ted Fenton
Fri Jun 28, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forest Sack O'Neill
Replies: 14
Views: 1398

Re: Forest Sack O'Neill

Macca1973 wrote: Youngsters with no life experience know it all and don't want to listen to anyone
You nicked that from a speech of Cicero, circa 75BC. :)
by Ted Fenton
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Payet? [POLL]
Replies: 442
Views: 18679

Re: Payet? [POLL]

Croydon wrote:I remember I was at a wedding ceremony in Marbella sneakily watching that game on my phone and let out a girlish sound when he scored. Special day for all involved.
I bet your bride was just as delighted.
by Ted Fenton
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: KUMB Hall of Fame
Topic: The summer transfer window 2019 thread
Replies: 17170
Views: 1124324

Re: The summer transfer window 2019 thread

Puff Daddy wrote: It ain't gonna happen, coz we've done our business for the summer. There used to be a comedian called Arthur Askey, whose signature saying, was 'Aye Aye and that's your lot'
That was wasn't Big Hearted Arthur, it was Jimmy Wheeler. We didn't bid for either of them.
by Ted Fenton
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pablo Fornals
Replies: 611
Views: 57950

Re: Pablo Fornals

smuts wrote:That announcement clip though...hmmm.
Agreed. Reminded me of a couple of companies I've worked for, where all the workers cringed at much of the output from the PR/Publicity departments. C'est la vie.
by Ted Fenton
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: KUMB Hall of Fame
Topic: The summer transfer window 2019 thread
Replies: 17170
Views: 1124324

Re: The summer transfer window 2019 thread

artlin wrote:Valued at 7mEuros so we bid 10m????
Typical of Sully & Co.Go in with a high bid and wait to be knocked back
by Ted Fenton
Thu May 23, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: KUMB Hall of Fame
Topic: The summer transfer window 2019 thread
Replies: 17170
Views: 1124324

Re: The summer transfer window 2019 thread

OohAahButler wrote:Ah, the summer transfer thread in the first couple of months...the gift that keeps on giving!.
Great post :thup:
by Ted Fenton
Tue May 21, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who should you really support?
Replies: 202
Views: 8324

Re: Who should you really support?

Not sure - I was born on an LMS train.
by Ted Fenton
Fri May 10, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chelsea Transfer Ban
Replies: 57
Views: 8303

Re: Chelsea Transfer Ban

goa127 wrote:Court of arbitration for sport? Weren't they the organisation which forced us to pay £25m to sheff utd?
I know my ancient memory plays tricks at times, but weren't we refused permission to go to the Court of Arbitration, the fine being determined by a quasi kangaroo court set up by the FA?
by Ted Fenton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time for a few Glamour Pre Season friendlies !
Replies: 24
Views: 2671

Re: Time for a few Glamour Pre Season friendlies !

It'll be Charlton, to celebrate our hard-fought capture of Jonjo Shelvey.
by Ted Fenton
Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Women's team
Replies: 452
Views: 39190

Re: Women's team

Up the Junction wrote:Is there any appetite for KUMB to start following/reporting regularly on the Ladies team?
Count me in
by Ted Fenton
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: West Ham's finances
Replies: 114
Views: 7089

Re: West Ham's finances

Same old, same old.
by Ted Fenton
Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: KUMB Match Threads
Topic: West Ham Utd 4-3 Huddersfield Town (16/03/19)
Replies: 782
Views: 32091

Re: ⚽West Ham Utd v Huddersfield Town: match thread (16/3)

Highlights (Lowlights) posted yet?
by Ted Fenton
Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Live Football Streaming Links 2018 - 19 Season
Replies: 645
Views: 140870

Re: Live Football Streaming Links 2018 - 19 Season

Live on BeIn Sports, channel HD12
by Ted Fenton
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rule changes for next season
Replies: 71
Views: 4820

Re: Rule changes for next season

Apply the KISS principle to offsides. Anyone who's played as a keeper (I did for a couple of seasons) will know that anyone in your field of vision (which shouldn't be a static view) is at the least a distraction. Draw the line across the pitch, anyone between the last defender and goal when a ball ...
by Ted Fenton
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Isla Caton: good news
Replies: 96
Views: 5127

Re: Isla Caton: good news

Words cannot express how wonderful this news is to read. :thup:
by Ted Fenton
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So let's get knocked out of the FA Cup go to Spain
Replies: 213
Views: 11963

Re: So let's get knocked out of the FA Cup go to Spain

PS UTJ if only two degrees warmer why take them abroad? I don't know what the temperature was in England yesterday, but I do now that here in the Costa del Sol it was 21C in the afternoon and was sunny all day. That's a factor in this, sunshine helps mentally and physically - in moderation, of cour...
by Ted Fenton
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Declan Rice
Replies: 2480
Views: 248302

Re: Declan Rice

Parker won player of the year and we got relegated, it would have been unrealistic to expect him to stay. Ba signed when we already looked doomed, probably wouldn't have signed without the release clause. Payet? Should we have kept him and let him stink out the place? We 've kept Arnie (for now) an...
by Ted Fenton
Sat Feb 02, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Joe Cole interview
Replies: 29
Views: 3613

Re: Joe Cole interview

Ruddock was my thought. Hopefully, none of those "idiots" was one now regarded as a West Ham Icon.
by Ted Fenton
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: KUMB Hall of Fame
Topic: Jan Transfer Window 18/19
Replies: 6110
Views: 536318

Re: Jan Transfer Window 18/19

WorcesterWHU wrote:To be honest if we're not going to try and do "decent" business in this window, I'd prefer to do it in the summer and get things done properly; reduce the age of the squad, increase the level of enthusiasm and athleticism.
Spot on!
Plus I definitely don't want Batwotsit now or ever.
by Ted Fenton
Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: KUMB Hall of Fame
Topic: Jan Transfer Window 18/19
Replies: 6110
Views: 536318

Re: Jan Transfer Window 18/19

So, no transfer news?