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Frustrated, Disappointed,

The disappoint is still there this morning, the frustration has decreased a lot,  but that feeling the inevitable happened will not go away.   We let ourselves down in the most important game of the season.  Yes we had the majority of the shares but did nothing with it. Middlesbro came with a game plan to score early, park , fru [...]

Not Good Enough Where It Mattered

Sadly on a night when everyone wanted it to click, but  simply not good enough in the final third of the field, plenty of the ball pushing and pushing Middlesbro back, we failed to force the keeper to make one hard save.    The opposition didn't offer much more in the way of efforts either,  they cannot even go away wit [...]

Odd Ode. Pin Back Your Lug Holes

A little bit of light hearted fun for you, carrowroad.net's resident poet and odd ode practitioner. Has come up with the following, to welcome Bradley Johnson back from his enforced sabatical.   BJ wandered  on to the pitch And got himself suspended Radio Butler seemed to react As if the world had ended BJ was rightly ruled out Fo [...]

That One Goal May Make a Difference

Forest did not quite deliver the result we all wanted last night,  I have no doubs Watford supporters are sating the same about Leeds.  The race for the prize is still set to go the final day,  unless someone heart breaking slips up and drop those valuable points.    In saying Forest didn't deliver, but they still stopp [...]

To the Wire

Just like yesterdays dying seconds winner the promotion race looks like going to the wire, none of the teams look like slipping up under the mounting pressure. City came within seconds of  dropping valuable points until Gary Hooper became the saviour and hero with a deft lob over the keeper after Jerome nodded on a long ball from Bassong. The [...]

City Win Ugly at Brighton

After a hard fought 3 points at Brighton this afternoon, where City had to fight to hold on to the lead given by a Bradley Johnson finish, not his trademark belter  but a more composed sidefoot  after some excellent play from Redmond. Not that we reply on others results Ipwich did us a little favour by holding Bournemouth to a 1-1 draw at [...]

The Wolf Will Return

According to reports from France, St Étienne will not be activating loan striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel’s €6m buy-out clause. President Roland Romeyer recently announced that the club will not be spending €7m or so in total, let alone on virtually one player. Meaning Van Wolfswinkel will therefore return to Norwich at the end [...]