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That Quest journalist that Cook was rude to on Tuesday will be smiling today
at 11:50 3 Oct 2021

and rightly so. Cook set himself up for yesterday the moment he chose to react like a belligerent idiot to the facts about how poor he’s been. And inevitably it came back to bite him.

Morsy’s cimmemts seem to indicate that we’ve replaced one squad of gutless losers with another lot, except this bunch won’t see the top half of League One like the last lot.
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Goodnight everyone and remember
at 01:32 3 Oct 2021

Cook was an Evans choice so it is little wonder that he has been a disaster so far. Gamechanger said all the right things over the summer but Cook has let them down badly too, so hopefully, they’ll get to make their own choice of manager in the next few weeks to see whether the season can be salvaged.
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To those giving it the big'un to Cook critics after Tuesday night
at 16:54 2 Oct 2021

We've been right all along. Tuesday was the fluke and today is the reality of Paul Cook's Ipswich. The sooner you accept that, the easier it will be. Now get him out before we become entrenched in the League One relegation zone.
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When we fail to beat Doncaster on Tuesday, hopefully this dog of a managerial
at 17:04 25 Sep 2021

reign will be put out of its misery.

Fckn abysmal.
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I just hope my football team can make me as happy as Emma Raducanu does
at 00:58 12 Sep 2021

one day.
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Cook out
at 16:59 28 Aug 2021

He's been a bloody albatross since arriving here and has f'ked things up massively.

This is his mess and he is incapable of fixing it. And this bunch of mercenaries who've shown up to continue the tradition of delivering f...k all in terms of winning things can get in the sea as well.
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20th place but trust the process...
at 16:58 21 Aug 2021

...any sarcasm is purely intentional.

Another busted flush in the management chair and a wholesale group of players who lack the courage or skill to win games.

Cook is not going to turn this around.
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It feels like rock bottom has been reached
at 21:49 17 Aug 2021

Anything else will be a bonus from here.

43 games left and plenty to play for, but for now back in our usual position - anaethitised and dulled by failure and embarrassment. And looking at games thinking, "Well we could win that one....Hopefully."
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Ipswich Town - Allergic to winning football matches since 2018
at 17:00 14 Aug 2021

Keep going lads, there's more depths ready to be plunged on Tuesday with a first ever visit to Cheltenham Town to come.

Feelgood factor? What a f***ing joke...
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This going behind to smaller clubs when we play at home is getting
at 19:55 10 Aug 2021

very old, very quickly....
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Dozzell departure - the person to blame is Paul Hurst because...
at 12:38 15 Jun 2021

everyone says that Andre would look even better around better players, but the tanned gnome sold our best players and replaced them with crap ones. A fit Dozzell in 2017/18 would have arguably gone on to be a better player at this point in his career than the ramshackle sides that he’s been a part of since summer 2018. Although the fact that Cook wasn’t convinced implies that Andre’s got some way to go still.
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You don't know what you've been missing till it arrives.
at 23:51 3 Jun 2021

Saw a picture of Burns and Ashton on Twitter earlier in standard "Welcome to the club" handshake pose and felt strangely emotional about it. It conveyed a sense of "welcome aboard the new adventure" and sense of all in commitment that Ashton mentioned which we haven't seen here in so long. You never saw Evans or Clegg or Milne in any of those types of photos. Even Mick eschewed them with new signings. I like this sense of visibility among the people at the top of the club. I hadn't realised how important it can be simply because we haven't seen any of it for years.
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Could an Ipswich based artist do this for John Lyall?
at 16:47 30 May 2021

I mean he won a second tier title AND kept his club up in the Premier League for longer than Daniel has managed to.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-norfolk-57292370
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Watching Leicester win a second big trophy in 5 years, confirms the clear out is
at 19:22 15 May 2021

needed here. Our squad couldn’t give us even a sliver of that joy in the bloody 3rd Division. Get ‘em out, Cookie.
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Why Cook’s reset is justified where Keane and Hurst’s were not
at 13:48 13 May 2021

As risky as this may seem, Cook has one big advantage over Keane and Hurst in that he has been able to assess the squad over a decent number of games. When he arrived, he set a target of making the top 6 at least and it was eminently achievable given the amount of games that were left and where we were placed. The squad failed to meet that challenge. We saw a number of listless performances and our second longest scoreless run in our history. I think that this allied with the previous 2 years of underperformance and failure has forced Cook’s thinking and he may well feel that it will ultimately be easier to succeed with a group of players who come in together and start working with no baggage, rather than trying to lift a squad of players who have been seemingly unable to motivate themselves under 3 different managers and at a lower level of football.

He’s seen what these players were like when there was an incentive to succeed and that the new manager bounce failed to materialise. He can’t trust them not to let him down again next season, so better to clear the decks and rebuild from scratch. At least he has some insight into the issues that were at the club. Keane and Hurst didn’t have that excuse. They failed to build relationships and made their judgements based on a mixture of their instincts and what they had seen during pre-season. The improvements they needed to engender were much smaller than the improvements Cook needs to produce, and I don’t think this squad by and large would be capable of producing that improvement together.

If the clearout happens, it will temper my expectations for next season as they will need to time to gel. Here’s hoping it ends up as a Blackpool or Lincoln scenario.
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Congratulations Marcus Evans
at 17:05 9 May 2021

I mean you were fking shocking but at least we finished on an upward curve and did better than last year. A little achievement for you to walk away with and goodness knows, you haven't had many of those to cling onto.

Anything else to add? No, I don't think so, except to say that regardless of how bad things get in the future, I'll never wish for your return. You've left the club a hollow shell of what it could be. Like most of those who leave us tomorrow, you won't be missed.
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Applauds sarcastically
at 12:41 9 May 2021

Yeah, now you decide to turn up and score some goals, like we should be grateful.

You’ll still all be remembered as the biggest collective wastes of space to represent us.
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If anyone hasn’t seen it, the video of Cornell psyching Piggott out before the
at 20:15 25 Apr 2021

penalty is doing the rounds on Twitter.

“Come on, boy, let’s have a look.”
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