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Rovers Vs Chesterfield

Rovers Vs Chesterfield

When we win a match you should be happy with the three valuable points. Sadly for most fans leaving Belle Vue they were happy that the match was over.

The current style of football at Belle Vue under the Sean O'Driscoll era is painful to watch. The club may be in a transitional period and all that but players cannot even pass the ball to each other now. The nice pass and move football has disappeared and long balls or long passes have become the norm. No wonder the club chairman has decided to miss the match and go on his holiday. The team is playing is so narrow that you doubt that McIndoe would get a game if he was still here. Already rumours of player un-rest are going around the terraces and it will be interesting to see who is still here when the transfer window re-opens.

Rovers won the game with a stroke of good fortune. A Barry Roche clearance was blocked by Forte, and he slotted the ball home. That was one of only two shots on target all game.

The only incident of note was when the linesman got clattered and went down easily when a Chesterfield defender tackled Lewis Guy.

This may will be three wins on the spin but Rovers have played three poor teams. Cheltenham will go down, Huddersfield put out a mix & match team and Chesterfield were hoofers. Away at Wycombe and Bristol City will be real tests.


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Date:Sunday October 22 2006
Time: 6:07PM

Comments

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Lets keep it Boring Rubbish stuff if we get 3 pts each game.
viking phil
23/10/2006 13:20:00
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winning is a habit, start winning the football games will get better in time, he's still lookin 4 his best team and strikeforce
ben-sil
23/10/2006 14:30:00
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you can't please some people! I would like us to be crap every week and take 3 points. How many times have you been to a game and we have played well and got beat? you don't get points for exciting football.
dazza71
23/10/2006 18:52:00
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well just been to the wycombe game we played really well should of won by a lot, couldn't score forte had one disallowed when never offside and got knocked out. are you happier now????
dazza71
25/10/2006 16:16:00
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