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Punching above our weight 10:57 - Jul 26 with 1763 viewsblueislander

Just read that only 10 english clubs have played more European competitions than us. Impressive.
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Punching above our weight on 10:58 - Jul 26 with 1737 viewsHerbivore

I hope they've included the Anglo-Italian Cup in that.

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Punching above our weight on 11:02 - Jul 26 with 1698 viewsblueislander

Punching above our weight on 10:58 - Jul 26 by Herbivore

I hope they've included the Anglo-Italian Cup in that.


I doubt it, but there three clubs ahead of us whose european adventures were mainly over 30 years ago.
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Punching above our weight on 11:04 - Jul 26 with 1682 viewsOldsmoker

But..but..but whatabout Norwich.
They have a great European tradition according to them.
6 UEFA cup games and 12 Anglo-Scottish games.
Don't diss the Anglo-Scottish Cup - Scotlands in Europe after all.

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Punching above our weight on 11:04 - Jul 26 with 1679 viewsITFC_Forever

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Struggling to think who else? Everton?
Forest weren't in Europe year-in-year out, neither were Derby?

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Punching above our weight on 11:05 - Jul 26 with 1671 viewsHerbivore

Punching above our weight on 11:02 - Jul 26 by blueislander

I doubt it, but there three clubs ahead of us whose european adventures were mainly over 30 years ago.


In fairness our European adventures were also mainly over 30 years ago. Only two European appearances in the last 30 years for us and one of them was because of the Fair Play league.

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Punching above our weight on 11:07 - Jul 26 with 1655 viewsSteve_M

Punching above our weight on 11:05 - Jul 26 by Herbivore

In fairness our European adventures were also mainly over 30 years ago. Only two European appearances in the last 30 years for us and one of them was because of the Fair Play league.


We played as many European games because of the Fair Play league than some clubs have played in their history though.

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Punching above our weight on 11:09 - Jul 26 with 1641 viewsArcher4721

Punching above our weight on 11:04 - Jul 26 by ITFC_Forever

Man U
Chelsea
Liverpool
Arsenal
Tottenham
Leeds
Man C

Struggling to think who else? Everton?
Forest weren't in Europe year-in-year out, neither were Derby?


West Ham
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Punching above our weight on 11:11 - Jul 26 with 1613 viewsITFC_Forever

Punching above our weight on 11:09 - Jul 26 by Archer4721

West Ham


Pretty sure they didn't have that many years in Europe? They were in Div 2 at the end of the 70s.

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Punching above our weight on 11:14 - Jul 26 with 1598 viewsArcher4721

Punching above our weight on 11:11 - Jul 26 by ITFC_Forever

Pretty sure they didn't have that many years in Europe? They were in Div 2 at the end of the 70s.


They were in plenty in 60s and 80s. They won the Fairs cup in the 60s didnt they?
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Punching above our weight on 11:14 - Jul 26 with 1597 viewsHerbivore

Punching above our weight on 11:04 - Jul 26 by ITFC_Forever

Man U
Chelsea
Liverpool
Arsenal
Tottenham
Leeds
Man C

Struggling to think who else? Everton?
Forest weren't in Europe year-in-year out, neither were Derby?


Villa I imagine.

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Punching above our weight on 11:14 - Jul 26 with 1597 viewsHalf_Idiot

Punching above our weight on 11:04 - Jul 26 by ITFC_Forever

Man U
Chelsea
Liverpool
Arsenal
Tottenham
Leeds
Man C

Struggling to think who else? Everton?
Forest weren't in Europe year-in-year out, neither were Derby?


Villa?

Edit: Herbivore beat me to it. What about Newcastle?
[Post edited 26 Jul 2018 11:20]
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Punching above our weight on 11:19 - Jul 26 with 1563 viewsITFC_Forever

Punching above our weight on 11:14 - Jul 26 by Herbivore

Villa I imagine.


Villa are a good call to be fair.

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Punching above our weight on 11:24 - Jul 26 with 1514 viewsArcher4721

Punching above our weight on 11:19 - Jul 26 by ITFC_Forever

Villa are a good call to be fair.


Only qualified for 3 years. Whereas WestHam were consistantly in Europe 60s through the 70s winning FA Cuo 3 times?
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Punching above our weight on 11:25 - Jul 26 with 1503 viewsblueislander

Punching above our weight on 11:14 - Jul 26 by Half_Idiot

Villa?

Edit: Herbivore beat me to it. What about Newcastle?
[Post edited 26 Jul 2018 11:20]


Indeed it is Newcastle. They were in the inter-city fairs cup for seeral years.
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Punching above our weight on 11:25 - Jul 26 with 1502 viewsSwansea_Blue

That was when punching above our weight meant something though. Now it just means finishing higher than 17th in the second division...

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Punching above our weight on 11:25 - Jul 26 with 1496 viewsHerbivore

Punching above our weight on 11:24 - Jul 26 by Archer4721

Only qualified for 3 years. Whereas WestHam were consistantly in Europe 60s through the 70s winning FA Cuo 3 times?


Surely Villa qualified for the UEFA Cup/Europa League a few times in the 90s and early 00s?

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Punching above our weight on 11:27 - Jul 26 with 1490 viewsblueislander

Punching above our weight on 11:24 - Jul 26 by Archer4721

Only qualified for 3 years. Whereas WestHam were consistantly in Europe 60s through the 70s winning FA Cuo 3 times?


It is Villa. West Ham are way down the list. Only 3 times more than Scum.
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Punching above our weight on 11:29 - Jul 26 with 1480 viewsPJH

Punching above our weight on 11:27 - Jul 26 by blueislander

It is Villa. West Ham are way down the list. Only 3 times more than Scum.


and those West Ham games must have been mostly in one season because they won the Cup Winners Cup in 1965.
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Punching above our weight on 11:30 - Jul 26 with 1474 viewsArcher4721

Punching above our weight on 11:27 - Jul 26 by blueislander

It is Villa. West Ham are way down the list. Only 3 times more than Scum.


Really? Would never have thought that.
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Punching above our weight on 11:33 - Jul 26 with 1442 viewsParisBlue

Punching above our weight on 11:04 - Jul 26 by ITFC_Forever

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Chelsea
Liverpool
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Man C

Struggling to think who else? Everton?
Forest weren't in Europe year-in-year out, neither were Derby?


Aston Villa?

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Punching above our weight on 11:34 - Jul 26 with 1438 viewsblueislander

Punching above our weight on 11:30 - Jul 26 by Archer4721

Really? Would never have thought that.


If The Times is to be believed. As you say they won the FA Cup 3 times, and their win in the Cup Winners Cup makes it 4 seasons.
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Punching above our weight on 11:50 - Jul 26 with 1373 viewsGeoffSentence

Punching above our weight on 10:58 - Jul 26 by Herbivore

I hope they've included the Anglo-Italian Cup in that.


If the Anglo-italian cup were considered a European competition even though it involved clubs from only two associations and not all of UEFA, then we could claim another European trophy.

In the 38 games in which ALB played in goal for us, we averaged 1.53 points per game which, had they been over the course of a single season, would have seen us challenging for the play offs. This at a time when we were otherwise struggling against relegation. Oh, and didn't Mick Mills have terrific posture.
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