LiveLIVE: County v Wimbledon

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Summary

  • County start the game in eighth position in League Two, seven points off the play-off places with three games in hand
  • AFC Wimbledon are 16th, six points below the Exiles, having lost their last four matches
  • The match goes ahead at the third time of asking after it was postponed first on December 21 and then February 11, both times for a waterlogged pitch at Rodney Parade

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9:51pm Tue 25 Feb 14

b3talover says...

Time to ruthlessly sack some players. If they don't want to play they can go elsewhere. I wont bat an eyelid when they walk out the door. This complacency and lack of effort needs to stop NOW.
Time to ruthlessly sack some players. If they don't want to play they can go elsewhere. I wont bat an eyelid when they walk out the door. This complacency and lack of effort needs to stop NOW. b3talover
  • Score: 2

10:22pm Tue 25 Feb 14

ex-St. Julians boy says...

And Plymouth Argyle win 4 - 0 away at Fleetwood to climb above County in the table. Oh! the shame of it. I won't be able to hold my head up down the pub tomorrow. I'll be taking stick all night now.
And Plymouth Argyle win 4 - 0 away at Fleetwood to climb above County in the table. Oh! the shame of it. I won't be able to hold my head up down the pub tomorrow. I'll be taking stick all night now. ex-St. Julians boy
  • Score: 0

10:35pm Tue 25 Feb 14

jiffygeorge says...

Jackson, Pipe, Naylor must come back. Worley, Anthony, Porter must go. But what we do about a useless attack I don't know. None of our strikers are any good. Forget the play-offs. Time to decide who to ship out (half the squad at least) and who we can bring in for next season.
Jackson, Pipe, Naylor must come back. Worley, Anthony, Porter must go. But what we do about a useless attack I don't know. None of our strikers are any good. Forget the play-offs. Time to decide who to ship out (half the squad at least) and who we can bring in for next season. jiffygeorge
  • Score: 1

10:58pm Tue 25 Feb 14

CountyValleyboy says...

Yet again we could have been there and still not scored a proper goal (Own goal!)
Very worrying, we looked like a team in a relegation battle !
Yet again we could have been there and still not scored a proper goal (Own goal!) Very worrying, we looked like a team in a relegation battle ! CountyValleyboy
  • Score: 1

11:02pm Tue 25 Feb 14

Harps62 says...

No worries about anyone coming for Justin soon.
He has managed to find 5 strikers who between them couldn't score if the game went on for a week. Why is Jackson not playing total madness.
Justin was great in the conference but is he getting found out in division 2?
More excuses tomorrow lets blame the pitch again!!
No worries about anyone coming for Justin soon. He has managed to find 5 strikers who between them couldn't score if the game went on for a week. Why is Jackson not playing total madness. Justin was great in the conference but is he getting found out in division 2? More excuses tomorrow lets blame the pitch again!! Harps62
  • Score: 1

11:23pm Tue 25 Feb 14

CountyValleyboy says...

CountyValleyboy wrote:
Yet again we could have been there and still not scored a proper goal (Own goal!)
Very worrying, we looked like a team in a relegation battle !
Yet again we could have been there another 90 minutesand still not scored a proper goal (Own goal!) Very worrying, we looked like a team in a relegation battle !

Wish we knew what has knocked the stuffing out of our team !
[quote][p][bold]CountyValleyboy[/bold] wrote: Yet again we could have been there and still not scored a proper goal (Own goal!) Very worrying, we looked like a team in a relegation battle ![/p][/quote]Yet again we could have been there another 90 minutesand still not scored a proper goal (Own goal!) Very worrying, we looked like a team in a relegation battle ! Wish we knew what has knocked the stuffing out of our team ! CountyValleyboy
  • Score: 1

11:24pm Tue 25 Feb 14

llandaff says...

I drive from Bristol to every home game. That is called COMMITMENT. What I saw tonight was yet another gross insult to my loyal support of over 50 years. No effort.
We have had excuses and more excuses "tired legs, the pitch and rotation"
Well tonight Wimbledon showed us how to play on our shabby pitch as we squandered every rare opportunity except one and even that was an own goal!. The score could have been 5-1 or more.
So the time has come for me to consider whether I am wasting my time on this bunch of no hopers. One win in 2 months is unacceptable. What is more it is costing me a fortune which I could be spending on something which I actually enjoy.
I will be there on Saturday but be warned County you are drinking in the last chance saloon for my support.
I drive from Bristol to every home game. That is called COMMITMENT. What I saw tonight was yet another gross insult to my loyal support of over 50 years. No effort. We have had excuses and more excuses "tired legs, the pitch and rotation" Well tonight Wimbledon showed us how to play on our shabby pitch as we squandered every rare opportunity except one and even that was an own goal!. The score could have been 5-1 or more. So the time has come for me to consider whether I am wasting my time on this bunch of no hopers. One win in 2 months is unacceptable. What is more it is costing me a fortune which I could be spending on something which I actually enjoy. I will be there on Saturday but be warned County you are drinking in the last chance saloon for my support. llandaff
  • Score: 7

5:28am Wed 26 Feb 14

Rodneyboy says...

Why are PIpey and Jacko sitting on the bench.Edinburgh must start to get his team selection in order at the end of the day the buck stops with YOU.
Why are PIpey and Jacko sitting on the bench.Edinburgh must start to get his team selection in order at the end of the day the buck stops with YOU. Rodneyboy
  • Score: 1

8:56am Wed 26 Feb 14

sooty001 says...

One word sums up last night,s performance " clueless "
One word sums up last night,s performance " clueless " sooty001
  • Score: 1

10:56am Wed 26 Feb 14

keithbob says...

no excuse county,get your act together as looking at some of the letters on here your losing support in more ways than one.support in newport is very poor for footie and rugby and this isnt helping!
no excuse county,get your act together as looking at some of the letters on here your losing support in more ways than one.support in newport is very poor for footie and rugby and this isnt helping! keithbob
  • Score: 0

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