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6 minutes ago, All roads lead to Gorgie said:

I didn't even listen to yesterday's games and I only took a passing interest in the scores when they were read out in the news later in the day. That's how it will be for the rest of the season as far as the Premiership is concerned and Sportscene is off the agenda for me. I'm not expecting much coverage of The Championship with The Rangers or The Lochend Brazil not in it this time around.

Feel similar. At least we’ll get games on a Friday night on bbc1. Hopefully mostly away games. 

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12 hours ago, Tazio said:

I predict Hibs to have their usual good start to the season, and then lose one senior player to injury and blame the subsequent slide down the league on that. Cue all of them talking for years about the “year that could have been if only Boyle (or other diddy) hadn’t been injured” and actually believing it. 

Sounds familiar tbf

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20 minutes ago, GinRummy said:

Feel similar. At least we’ll get games on a Friday night on bbc1. Hopefully mostly away games. 

Cheers. I forgot that Friday night games were not just on Alba now. We will have to listen to Steven Thompson bungling through his piece to camera though but that can be funny in itself 🙂

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Just now, All roads lead to Gorgie said:

Cheers. I forgot that Friday night games were not just on Alba now. We will have to listen to Steven Thompson bungling through his piece to camera though but that can be funny in itself 🙂

Only at half time for me. I have a wee routine for our TV games now, where I follow the build up on kickback then switch on at kick off. Much less anger that way😂

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2 minutes ago, GinRummy said:

Only at half time for me. I have a wee routine for our TV games now, where I follow the build up on kickback then switch on at kick off. Much less anger that way😂

Very wise, it stops having to listen to the so called TV pundits and then the car crash a match day thread is sure to become on here, a car crash I have contributed to on many occasions:biggrin:

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2 minutes ago, All roads lead to Gorgie said:

Very wise, it stops having to listen to the so called TV pundits and then the car crash a match day thread is sure to become on here, a car crash I have contributed to on many occasions:biggrin:

Yeah, match threads are a good laugh at least. 

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2 minutes ago, GinRummy said:

Yeah, match threads are a good laugh at least. 

I know, players and managers can go from heroes to villains and back to heroes in  90 mins. Too many ending as villains for much of last season though 😒

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Watched Sportscene last night and it was so cringey and amateur.

 

Wooden guests are a staple on this show but the camera work and sound were all over the place. 

 

The standard of football seemed even worse than usual too.

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15 minutes ago, Gershwin said:

Watched Sportscene last night and it was so cringey and amateur.

 

Wooden guests are a staple on this show but the camera work and sound were all over the place. 

 

The standard of football seemed even worse than usual too.

 

Its such an amateur operation.

 

I don't know how it gets fixed. Its a catch 22. We need more investment to improve the quality, but the BBC are unwilling to invest in it. 

 

I wonder if ITV or Channel 4 might be interested in taking it over. With the ad revenue they get they could invest properly in hiring interesting pundits and just generally improving the quality. Its gets thousands of viewers tuning in, so would likely be a good show for them to pick up IMO. 

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3 hours ago, kingantti1874 said:


he didn’t really. Two horrendous mistakes and we dominated the rest of the game. 

 

Aye mate, I think we won the singing that day as well. 

 

 

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14 hours ago, ToqueJambo said:

 

A good manager will be able to nullify the threat of Boyle. We have a good manager again.

We have a defensive manager again. 

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18 hours ago, jack D and coke said:

Fast is something you can’t teach. You can get quicker with practice but natural pace plus a bit of ability is what all the best players have. 
Not going overboard with the wee hibs rat here but he’s decent. Imo obviously. 


No doubting he’s a good player for them right now. Totally reliant on his pace though. Thing is he will start losing that in the next couple of years. When he doesn’t have that blistering pace he won’t even be a half decent player and will be worth exactly he-haw. Ivan Sproule comes to mind 

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Did anyone else notice the challenge for Aberdeen's red card, yes Considine showed his studs to get the ball, but Arfield came into the same challenge with 2 feet?

Never seen 2 players red carded for the same challenge before, but this could and probably should have been!!!

Ref's still blinkered when it comes to the Uglies!!!!

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21 minutes ago, avhudtheteeshirt said:

Did anyone else notice the challenge for Aberdeen's red card, yes Considine showed his studs to get the ball, but Arfield came into the same challenge with 2 feet?

Never seen 2 players red carded for the same challenge before, but this could and probably should have been!!!

Ref's still blinkered when it comes to the Uglies!!!!


Ah well, shame for the sheep then 😁

 

This is the Scottish Football 81% we’re happy to stand alongside. The football of protecting two clubs above all else. Unethical and downright corrupt. 
 

And it’s not our problem anymore so I won’t be bleating on Aberdeen’s behalf 🤷‍♂️

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2 hours ago, avhudtheteeshirt said:

Did anyone else notice the challenge for Aberdeen's red card, yes Considine showed his studs to get the ball, but Arfield came into the same challenge with 2 feet?

Never seen 2 players red carded for the same challenge before, but this could and probably should have been!!!

Ref's still blinkered when it comes to the Uglies!!!!

Yes! Thought that at the time. If Consadine was smarter he'd have pulled up and let Arfield take the red.

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Craig Herbertson

Won't be watching any of it. I stopped watching the EPL because of the ridiculous money and now I can't watch our own league because it just sickens me. I will go to Hearts home games to meet my pals. As for the rest if it I would rather watch my son play fives.

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3 hours ago, jack D and coke said:

We have a defensive manager again. 

 

Could have sworn we scored a shed load of goals in his first couple of seasons, then suffered for a period between when Sow left and Jonsson started scoring.

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1 minute ago, ToqueJambo said:

 

Could have sworn we scored a shed load of goals in his first couple of seasons, then suffered for a period between when Sow left and Jonsson started scoring.

Be great if we do again. 

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Last week was my final Sports sound, Saturday night even allowing for time difference I will not watch Sportscene either unless we win the cup!

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Well once more the wonderful Celtic fans break all the rules with flags, flares, smoke bombs etc on the team route to Celtic Park..shock horror the Glasgow police fail to stop it 

 

Every time they get away with it

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Nothing changing with Scot Brown then, squaring up to Hamilton players acting the hard man and shouting in Collums face.Hate that ****.

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Surprise surprise, blue nosed Bobby and Celtic Willie get their respective teams openers. 

Red card for Aberdeen that could have seen a Rangers red, too and Celtic score from a free-kick (albeit 80 yards from Hamilton’s goal) that looked the other way to me when Julien climbed over the Hamilton player. 
Wish I’d bet corners on this one. 
edit: and goals!

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13 minutes ago, maroonlegions said:

Goal Hamilton.

🤣🤣That is not part of the script. Celtic unveiling their tauinted title and playing against a team of hastily scaped together wee laddies. No acknowledgement of financial desparity there though, but will complain when they play in Europe. Absolute joke of a league. 

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31 minutes ago, Sertse said:

Hamilton actually lined up and clapped septic onto the pitch, absolutely embarrassing

 

 

 

Welcome to Scottish football. 

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Sky have Martin O'Neil and John Hartson today, McCoist and Boyd yesterday.  I wonder who they will have for tomorrow night's game?

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2 minutes ago, Tasavallan said:

Sky had Marin O'Neil and John Harteon today, McCoist and Boyd yesterday.  I wonder who they will have for tomorrow night's game?

 

Jim and George from the Beechgrove Garden.

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9 minutes ago, Newton51 said:

They don’t even try to hide the bias now. Turning into a premier sports set up for old firm tv

I think I had more notifications from Sky Sports Scotland about septic today than from all games yesterday combined. Embarrassing!

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3 hours ago, Sertse said:

Hamilton actually lined up and clapped septic onto the pitch, absolutely embarrassing

 

 


 

what a joke that is. 

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The Spy Who Loved Me

Fight now to see who wins out of Celtic and Juventus to bag 10 in a row first.

 

Bayern Munich coming up close on 8 in a row.

 

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5 hours ago, Sertse said:

Hamilton actually lined up and clapped septic onto the pitch, absolutely embarrassing

 

 

Vile. They didn't even win it ffs. 

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Celtic only 3 points clear of Hamilton who are in last place.  This could end up closer that we all thought.

 

A real nailbiter for the title.

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24 minutes ago, Kiwidoug said:

Celtic only 3 points clear of Hamilton who are in last place.  This could end up closer that we all thought.

 

A real nailbiter for the title.

Cellick will win the title by 20pts this will be the most boring season of them all,sevco not got a pot to piss in even if they do sell bulldog puss can't stop them,great advert for Scottish football

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Nelly Terraces

Turned on radio 5 yesterday & the Sheep v Sevco game was on. Listened to roughly 30 seconds before turning off. Was TV channel hopping earlier & lingered for 10 seconds on Sportscene before moving on.

 

That's it for me for this season. Less than 1 minute. Genuinely have zero interest & actually hate every single aspect of football here. It's just utterly shite & cringey on every level. 

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27 minutes ago, buzzbomb1958 said:

Cellick will win the title by 20pts this will be the most boring season of them all,sevco not got a pot to piss in even if they do sell bulldog puss can't stop them,great advert for Scottish football

I seriously hope you're right.  Given that there isn't a dog's chance of the league being competitive, I'd like to see Celtic get 30 in a row.  Surely even they would acknowledge the set up is just a fiasco.

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2 minutes ago, Kiwidoug said:

I seriously hope you're right.  Given that there isn't a dog's chance of the league being competitive, I'd like to see Celtic get 30 in a row.  Surely even they would acknowledge the set up is just a fiasco.

The weirdest thing is that sevco think they are relevant ,the point being the are in that much debt that the biggest transfer they will probably receive is already spoken for,between close bros,Mike Ashley and deferred wages there head is still underwater ,with what the SPFL have done by taking the 3rd largest team and expelling them that league is now a farce ,and I would love to see how the deal with a second wave God forbid ,I'm just gonna sit and watch the whole debacle fall to pieces

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Only Scottish football I seen this weekend was a Twitter post with The Midden player kicking off and the rest all bending the knee. ******* Tinpot, just surreal.... Homer Simpson Wow GIF by Justin

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manaliveits105

Aw hubz only top for a day but they will be delighted their big team are on top whilst they begin the inevitable slip to their bottom six rightful place

FTH

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2 hours ago, manaliveits105 said:

Aw hubz only top for a day but they will be delighted their big team are on top whilst they begin the inevitable slip to their bottom six rightful place

FTH

Another first for the vermin. First team to be just a second wave pandemic short of winning the league.

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doctor jambo

Well that is the league over for another season, with it being decided before the lower three tiers even kick a ball.

Yawnfest.

Perhaps we should stay in the championship?

 

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manaliveits105

strange how the press bum up the vermin in all these games that they cling on for a single goal win with dodgy decisions or being outplayed second half’s like Killie - it’s all about small positives for the leith samba stars - if it was us the headlines would be Hearts just cling on

or Hearts squeeze over the line
FT Scotsman FTEEN FTWeegia 

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The mighty Ross Co v Well tonight ; two teams I wouldn't normally be arsed cross the road to watch but I'll likely tune in in the hope Well turn them over. And I bloody hate Motherwell. 

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