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Shut Up Bruce

Shut Up Bruce

After another game without a win, Steve Bruce once again pointed to West Ham, Middlesborough and Arsenal fielding weakened sides against Pompey.

The excuses are all in place now, no credit for the fact we actually took points off these teams, Yakubu, Henry and Sheringham are obviously all second rate to the moaning brummie boss.

You can only play what is put in front of you Steve!

Play up Pompey

Paul

Reports of a robbery at the Valley details to follow.


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Date:Monday April 17 2006
Time: 6:53PM

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It's true that we (Boro) did put out what could be called a weakened team - but what does he expect? Of course we are going to focus on the UEFA Cup and the FA Cup. And the game was still competitive, our keeper even went up for a corner in injury time! If you get enough points to be safe, you have earned the right to tinker with your selection, in my opinion.
DBT Riverside
17/04/2006 19:00:00
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I suggest that you go and read Bruce's comments. He said he fully understood why it happened and didn't blame any of the bosses involved. But of course, why let facts get in the way of a good story, eh?
Affers
17/04/2006 19:23:00
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fact is Facts.
BigAl
17/04/2006 19:49:00
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Ex Man United players are trained to moan about decision's that don't go there way. They need to grow up or shut up.
nelson
17/04/2006 21:14:00
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" cant believe you let it slip against Charlton- at 1-0 you were cruising, what happened?"
millers4eva
17/04/2006 22:15:00
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he only said i can't blame them because he new everyone would say he was making excuses. And it isn't even my story!
lmatthews
17/04/2006 22:21:00
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How many sides this year in the Premiership met a weak Pompey side...I say most of them, and through a greater part of the season. The lost to Birmingham still hurts, and you need no reminder when looking at the goal differences.
pompeygray
17/04/2006 22:50:00
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Common pompey get back on the winning ways!!
huscarl
18/04/2006 10:53:00
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ANy Manager needing an excuse as to Why they are goning down is a hypocryt. If their OWN teams had performed better for the previous 30 matches they played in, they would not be in the possition they are now, and would have nothing to moan about. So before they start blaming Boro, West ham, and Arsenal, they need to take a long hard look in their own backyard for the real reasons as to why they are where they are.
Terence
18/04/2006 13:12:00
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Any manager in the poo is gonna blame anyone/thing than themselves. Except Stuart Pearce maybe.
FEn_100
18/04/2006 14:24:00
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