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Stoke at home - I will take that!

Stoke at home - I will take that!

With all the build-up to the Everton game, and the reaction to this defeat, the fact that the league cup draw was made just ahead of this game has seen this missed somewhat...

Although I am sure that you are well aware of this by now, we drew Stoke at home - a draw that I must admit I am happy enough with as it keeps the league cup dream alive!

I have, maybe jokingly so, said to a few people that 'we will win the league cup this season', but I think we now have a 'decent' chance of making the quarter finals, and with the draw seeing some 'big guns' drawn against each other and other 'fancied teams' given tricky-ish draws you can never say never...

PLAY UP POMPEY!


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Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Sunday September 27 2009
Time: 11:39AM

Comments

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Fellas, you have to start winning soon..
JT_daniel
27/09/2009 11:46:00
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Rug....what are you thinking.....is that optimism I hear????
NZ_Portsmuff
27/09/2009 11:51:00
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you should know me by now, im always optimistic - some would say too much :-)
pompeyrug
27/09/2009 12:17:00
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our names already on the league cup... europe here we come!
pompeycarpet
27/09/2009 12:31:00
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Yh ill take that, great that we are at home aswell.
PompeyFcMad
27/09/2009 13:57:00
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Cos stoke have a great home form.
PompeyFcMad
27/09/2009 13:58:00
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Stoke will probably one of the hardest ties actually, they have great home form ^ and have a great support. Also they have steel wielded into their team so will not even be ok to play against. This has 'tough' written all over it...
footy_fans
27/09/2009 18:36:00
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I can't see us veatinb the ladies team at the moment but we have had some luck with a home draw so maybe we can get sone luck with refereeing decisions and defenders and strikers score goals i.e. doing what they get paid for. I don't even mind if one lot do the other lots jobs as long as someone does some defending and someone does some scoring. This will be a tough match
russellm
28/09/2009 00:42:00
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I wish I could get to this, especially after the dubious 'handball' at their place last time round. Still with any luck we'll be in the next round.
Lemmi
03/10/2009 04:16:00
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