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  PGDPts
1Luton152231
2Notts County15930
3Accrington Stanley15829

4Exeter15529
5Wycombe15626
6Newport County15825
7Swindon15325

8Coventry15624
9Stevenage15024
10Lincoln City15223
11Cambridge Utd15023
12Grimsby15-222
13Mansfield15121
14Cheltenham15020
15Colchester15019
16Carlisle15-119
17Crewe15-717
18Yeovil15-816
19Crawley Town15-415
20Barnet15-214
21Port Vale15-414
22Morecambe15-814

23Forest Green15-1812
24Chesterfield15-168

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Question of the Week

What is more important, result or style of football?

Result
Style of Football


 

Fans Criticism Debate

By: David Peasgood
Date: 14/09/2000

The Fans Criticism Debate

David Peasgood this week finds Fred and Bert have been reading some of the emails and messages on the fishcake notice board and mail-lists
Hear their views and YOU decide in our latest 'fishy' poll.

Bert & Fred

Fans Criticism Debate

FRED:
Some of the rubbish I read about Town and our new manager makes me so angry

BERT:
Why? It's just folk being passionate about their game and about their town.

FRED:
Being stupid more like. Buckley was criticised for not talking and poor old Lawrence is criticised for talking too much. what do people want?

BERT:
To have their cake and eat it I suppose. Lawrence has said a few things but they haven't happened yet, like a premiership loan striker. I guess a few folk will only listen when the words become actions

FRED:
So what about tactics. Seems like half the crowd against Gillingham know how town ought to be playing, yet the only person that's got a win out of them in 6 months has been Lawrence. Is he credited? No he's criticised for his tactics.

BERT:
So they're worried he played too open a defence and we'll get stuffed by better teams.

FRED:
That is twaddle. Never mind the better teams, we play one game at a time. Perhaps against the next team he'll play a different tactic still. Give him a chance, he isn't daft. Buckley was slated for being boring and now Lawrence is getting it in the neck for being adventurous.

BERT:
People wanted a change from Buckley. Not a change every week. Just a different and more purposeful attacking style.

FRED:
And I'm sure Lawrence will end up with one. He's still waiting on Handyside, R. Smith, Gally and Donovan you know.

BERT:
So what is it you want?

FRED:
For people to give the new manager a chance. So far he's won one lost one in the league which is mid table stuff. Knock him once we've been hammered back to the bottom but until then show a bit of belief and optimism.

BERT:
And if we start winning a few more games?

FRED:
Then get your arses down to Blundell Park. A four and a half thousand crowd isn't helping anybody either. I've almost come to the conclusion that this town deserves a second or third division team at best.

BERT:
Strong talk. But you may be right.

Now for the vote...

Are Town supporters being impatient with Lawrence?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Not sure
Weak no
Strong no

How long does a manager deserve before being judged?

2 games
4 games
8 games
Half a season
A full season

Do Grimsby deserve to be a 1st division team?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Neutral
Weak no
Strong no

Is Lawrence doing the right thing on the transfer front?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Not sure
Weak no
Strong no

How many live games will you attend this season?

None
1-5
6-10
11-15
15-20
20-40
40+

Will Town fans every be happy again?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Not sure
Weak no
Strong no

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