The ''How The Hell Did We Lose That Game'' thread (26 years ago today..)

Discussion in 'Bluemoon forum' started by Mad Eyed Screamer, 16 Feb 2017 at 5:45 AM.

  1. Mad Eyed Screamer

    Mad Eyed Screamer

    25 Nov 2010
    Tampa Bay, Florida
    Notts County 1 City 0, FA Cup 5th Round..... is there a game greater than this when we should have won / not lost?
    Steve f*****g Cherry
  2. Ed68


    2 Sep 2004
    Still searching
    Behind the fridge (with the lost sock)
    I don't know but remember a bloke from Brookside passed me a spliff during the game.

    One of my favourite ever away days.
  3. m7mcfc


    17 Oct 2008
    Window bricker
    Between here and there.
    Last edited: 16 Feb 2017 at 8:43 AM
  4. tony adcock

    tony adcock

    1 Jun 2015
    In A Rat Trap.....
    Not going to lie - this one hurt.....a lot

    Thought we'd blown one of the few chances I'd seen of watching City win the cup ( or any trophy for that matter ! ).

    We had a good team - bang in form...confidence was high.

    It just felt that it never mattered what we did something would conspire to stop us ever winning anything meaningful.

    And I was convinced there goal was offside - now not certain - was Coton not in front of that Lund when ball passed to him ?
    Last edited: 16 Feb 2017 at 8:18 AM
  5. City Raider

    City Raider

    14 Jul 2008
    follow me I'm right behind you
    Yup, that one hurt.
  6. Mike N

    Mike N

    26 May 2004
    Drove to the game with my mate. We were worried it might have been called off because of the weather. Pity it wasn't.
  7. Thought this was worse. At least Notts County had a few attempts!

  8. blue b4 the moon

    blue b4 the moon

    25 Feb 2005
    Recently became a man of leisure.
    Trying to stand up in 315.
    First game in my maroon shirt bought as a leaving prezzie when I changed offices.

    We battered them, Cherry had a piece in the programme about him letting in shedloads of goals against us in previous games. If we were still playing now 26 years later we'd still not have scored.

    We had at least half the main stand as well as behind the goal, we were walked to our seat the original turnstiles we viewable with the stand having been boxed off rather than removed.
  9. Dave Ewing's Back 'eader

    Dave Ewing's Back 'eader

    9 Mar 2007
    Upwind of the Mangrove Swamp
    I think we hit the goal frame seven times in that game and on 88 or 89 mins did DunneyMonster have a game of netball in our penalty area. Think Speed put the pen away!

    There's a good few of recent memory where we have surrendered a two-goal lead. Two games stand out - Nottingham Forest in the Cup 0-3 and the season Fulham managed to stay up with OwlHead 2-3!
  10. Danny Hoekman

    Danny Hoekman

    25 Jul 2008
    Fantasy Island
    Wow..........26 years ago. Remember it being freezing and drinking cans from an off licence near the ground pre-match because we couldn't be arsed walking to a pub. Doesn't seem half a lifetime ago.

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