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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE 09:55 - Feb 13 with 47912 viewschicoazul

What's your personal highlight of the Banter Era?
For me, the way Delaney told Jewell he was off to live in New York and needed to be let go, and then turned up at Palace a month or so later and enjoyed a promotion and a long career in the top flight.
I also like very much the fact Jewell signed Ingimarsson (sp) simply because they were at the same resort on holiday at the same time and Ingi did of course turn out to be an absolute knacker of a player.
Also the gangsters arriving at Playford Rd looking for Chopra.
What are yours?
[Post edited 13 Feb 2019 15:17]

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:20 - Feb 13 with 3003 viewsJosebadleg

Paul Taylor missing a game for a tooth ache only to be seen in subway afterwards

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:23 - Feb 13 with 2994 viewschicoazul

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:18 - Feb 13 by Steve_M

I enjoyed a large number of fans getting very excited about how much we sold certain key players for last Summer and convincing themselves that some lower league replacements they had never seen play were going to be better.

Mick trying to implement a fast breaking style in the Summer of 2015 and losing the pressing which had been a key part of our success the year before.

Selling Murphy at the end of the transfer window and not being prepared to pay enough to replace him.

Sheepshanks bidding up David Norris in the press before paying a highly inflated fee even after we had already brought in two alternatives.


Jim going mad when the money arrived is both a Banter Era highlight and a genuine tragedy.

I have it in commission, to comfort the feeble-minded, and to support the weak. You must needs go along with us; we will wait for you, we will lend you our help, we will deny ourselves of some things, both opinionated and practical, for your sake; we will not enter into doubtful disputations before you, we will be made all things to you, rather than you shall be left behind
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:24 - Feb 13 with 2988 viewsjeera

Bullard wigs.

The shame.

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:26 - Feb 13 with 2982 viewsBiGDonnie

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 09:59 - Feb 13 by BlueBadger

People excitedly telling us how 47 year old Lee Bowyer was going to score 'a dozen goals' despite having scarcely managed 5 for the preceding three seasons and then him turning up, scoring one, getting injured and then retiring. Sorry, he didn't retire, there was a queue of clubs so long asking for his services that he still hasn't made his mind up which one to sign for.


You said I could have a go on your Mrs if we signed Jimmy Bullard permanently...

I love to shag cups.
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:26 - Feb 13 with 2983 viewsReuser_is_God

Simon Clegg receiving Eddie Howe’s CV when Keane left & he had to Google him because he didn’t know who he was.

Evans out
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:27 - Feb 13 with 2977 viewsBiGDonnie

After talking about Magilton having money for a striker and then proceeding to sign Kevin effing Lisbie.

I love to shag cups.
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:27 - Feb 13 with 2974 viewsSteve_M

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:23 - Feb 13 by chicoazul

Jim going mad when the money arrived is both a Banter Era highlight and a genuine tragedy.


I would add fan expectations going from realistic to stratospheric to that conclusion too.

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:28 - Feb 13 with 2958 viewschicoazul

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:27 - Feb 13 by Steve_M

I would add fan expectations going from realistic to stratospheric to that conclusion too.


"We've got a billionaire, you've got a drunken mare"

I have it in commission, to comfort the feeble-minded, and to support the weak. You must needs go along with us; we will wait for you, we will lend you our help, we will deny ourselves of some things, both opinionated and practical, for your sake; we will not enter into doubtful disputations before you, we will be made all things to you, rather than you shall be left behind
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:29 - Feb 13 with 2952 viewsBlueBadger

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:26 - Feb 13 by BiGDonnie

You said I could have a go on your Mrs if we signed Jimmy Bullard permanently...


You alright for next Monday? I'm on nights and everything.

Ham>Lam
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:29 - Feb 13 with 2948 viewschicoazul

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:27 - Feb 13 by BiGDonnie

After talking about Magilton having money for a striker and then proceeding to sign Kevin effing Lisbie.


Lisbie was alright. Looking at some of the people we have signed since he is Messi-esque in comparison.

I have it in commission, to comfort the feeble-minded, and to support the weak. You must needs go along with us; we will wait for you, we will lend you our help, we will deny ourselves of some things, both opinionated and practical, for your sake; we will not enter into doubtful disputations before you, we will be made all things to you, rather than you shall be left behind
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:31 - Feb 13 with 2931 viewsBlueBadger

The Lee Martin Timeline:
Signed for millions.
Pathetic.
Dropped.
Loaned.
Ran around a bit.
Scored some goals in March.
Ran around a bit.
Sent off.
Released on a free.

Ham>Lam
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:32 - Feb 13 with 2928 viewsJosebadleg

Achieving the mythical 'Play off form' for a few weeks during RK and PJ reigns

They say I have a short attenti.........
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:33 - Feb 13 with 2914 viewsBluefish

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:31 - Feb 13 by BlueBadger

The Lee Martin Timeline:
Signed for millions.
Pathetic.
Dropped.
Loaned.
Ran around a bit.
Scored some goals in March.
Ran around a bit.
Sent off.
Released on a free.


Lee Martin and Tamas Priskin make Janoi Donacien look like a shrewd signing

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:34 - Feb 13 with 2897 viewsBlueBadger

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:33 - Feb 13 by Bluefish

Lee Martin and Tamas Priskin make Janoi Donacien look like a shrewd signing


Christ, Paul Taylor, a player who got better the less he played would be an upgrade on our current lot. He's scored a goal for us, fort starters.

Ham>Lam
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:34 - Feb 13 with 2912 viewsSteve_M

Evans putting his IT bloke in joint charge of running the club and said IT bloke getting pissed and shouting out how much players were earning at the end of season dinner.

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:35 - Feb 13 with 2903 viewsBiGDonnie

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:29 - Feb 13 by BlueBadger

You alright for next Monday? I'm on nights and everything.



I love to shag cups.
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:36 - Feb 13 with 2893 viewschicoazul

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:31 - Feb 13 by BlueBadger

The Lee Martin Timeline:
Signed for millions.
Pathetic.
Dropped.
Loaned.
Ran around a bit.
Scored some goals in March.
Ran around a bit.
Sent off.
Released on a free.


Lee Martin
Priskin
Bowyer
Sonko
Ingimarsson
Nathan Ellington! Nathan bloody Ellington, who couldnt even run properly.

I have it in commission, to comfort the feeble-minded, and to support the weak. You must needs go along with us; we will wait for you, we will lend you our help, we will deny ourselves of some things, both opinionated and practical, for your sake; we will not enter into doubtful disputations before you, we will be made all things to you, rather than you shall be left behind
Poll: How much are Phil Gav and the elusive Mark looking forward to next Friday?

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:37 - Feb 13 with 2884 viewsBlueBadger

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:32 - Feb 13 by Josebadleg

Achieving the mythical 'Play off form' for a few weeks during RK and PJ reigns


We lost 3-0 (n/t) by BlueBadger 11 Feb 2019 9:58
'We performed well' is this season's 'play-off form'.


Ham>Lam
Poll: Who would it be funniest to see relegated?
Blog: From Despair to Where?

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:37 - Feb 13 with 2888 viewschicoazul

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:34 - Feb 13 by Steve_M

Evans putting his IT bloke in joint charge of running the club and said IT bloke getting pissed and shouting out how much players were earning at the end of season dinner.


Oooohhh, this is a new one, please tell us more.

I have it in commission, to comfort the feeble-minded, and to support the weak. You must needs go along with us; we will wait for you, we will lend you our help, we will deny ourselves of some things, both opinionated and practical, for your sake; we will not enter into doubtful disputations before you, we will be made all things to you, rather than you shall be left behind
Poll: How much are Phil Gav and the elusive Mark looking forward to next Friday?

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:37 - Feb 13 with 2883 viewsBluefish

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:36 - Feb 13 by chicoazul

Lee Martin
Priskin
Bowyer
Sonko
Ingimarsson
Nathan Ellington! Nathan bloody Ellington, who couldnt even run properly.


We had fans excited about signing Ellington, it was baffling. I think they are the same ones that want to now sign Bent

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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:40 - Feb 13 with 2883 viewsReuser_is_God

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:37 - Feb 13 by chicoazul

Oooohhh, this is a new one, please tell us more.


Jonathan Symonds has a few too many Becks at one of those end of season dinner/cOck sucking events & he started spouting of players salaries, left his position at the club shortly after.

Evans out
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:41 - Feb 13 with 2860 viewsBlueBadger

Supporters preferring nice interviews and 'good performances' to actually winning games.
(There's at least three seasons to pick from for this one).

Ham>Lam
Poll: Who would it be funniest to see relegated?
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:42 - Feb 13 with 2848 viewschicoazul

BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:40 - Feb 13 by Reuser_is_God

Jonathan Symonds has a few too many Becks at one of those end of season dinner/cOck sucking events & he started spouting of players salaries, left his position at the club shortly after.


Excellent, thank you very much.

///adds this one to book

EDIT; his LinkedIn says he is working at an independent Blockchain company now, lol
[Post edited 13 Feb 2019 10:44]

I have it in commission, to comfort the feeble-minded, and to support the weak. You must needs go along with us; we will wait for you, we will lend you our help, we will deny ourselves of some things, both opinionated and practical, for your sake; we will not enter into doubtful disputations before you, we will be made all things to you, rather than you shall be left behind
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:42 - Feb 13 with 2844 viewsBlueBadger

The EADT campaigning vociferously for Magilton to leave then saying nothing when it was apparent that Keane was a far, far, far worse replacement.

Ham>Lam
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BANTER ERA NOV 2007 - DATE on 10:43 - Feb 13 with 2839 viewstextbackup

any time Milne spoke..... and 99% of people just looked around with the WTF face on

We’ll be good again... one day
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