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180 minutes with no shots on target
at 16:58 10 Apr 2021

N/T
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Please somebody with some knowledge
at 19:07 3 Mar 2021

Inside the club tell me Evans is just trying to talk the price up and it’ll still go through...

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Darren Bent has done the right thing..
at 19:27 15 Feb 2021

And we need more to follow. Not only has he spread the word to over 400k followers, he’s also directly tagged the club in the post. We need more ex players getting involved who were a big part in making us the club we once were.

Messaging on Twitter and Instagram any ex player who might have some sort of influence asking for help might go a small way. Matt Holland, Jim Magilton, Marcus Stewart etc.

Worth a try surely..
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That’s me done now
at 13:50 10 Feb 2021

After working out I've paid £436 for a season ticket and iFollow away games this season and only attended 1 match due to covid (I know that’s not the clubs fault) I can’t bring myself to spend anymore money on watching them play. Obviously I’ll watch the home games I’ve paid for, but will no longer be buying any away matches or renewing my season ticket when the time comes.

Some people will have spent more and continue to spend more, some people probably stopped months ago. All I want is for the club to show they want to move in the right direction but they can’t even do that. They’re so far away from being a top 6 side, so far away from a connection with the fans and so far away from bringing any joy.
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People who went Saturday..
at 20:50 14 Dec 2020

Important question, I’m assuming the burger vans are outside as normal?
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I’m back at Portman Road on Tuesday night!
at 19:59 10 Dec 2020

Absolutely buzzing!
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I’m not a massive Lambert fan
at 08:08 31 Aug 2020

But if he’s changed his style of management to ruffle a few feathers then good. Last season everybody could see we had no fight! That Peterborough game was embarrassing, as were a lot more! If it takes Lambert coming away from his pally relationship he tried to build at the start with the players, and to go back to his mindset from Colchester and Norwich where he was hard on players, a bit of tough love, that brought him success I’m all for it.

He’s trying to find an identity to our style of play which many wanted and he’s taken the blame for last season.

A couple of pre season games without our strongest 11 playing doesn’t define our season. A month into the season when we’re in the top 6 all this worrying will stop!
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Ambitions for next season
at 13:50 2 Jul 2020

I’m curious what people would like out of next season in terms of league and cup competitions?

For me promotion is a must, as was last season. But I’d also like us to try and get to Wembley and have a real go at the Leasing.com trophy. I get most people see it as a Micky mouse trophy but it’s a chance for a good day out and to actually win something. I can’t say I’m too worried about a run in the FA Cup or League Cup.

That’s my hopes but everybody is different.
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Looking for advice on learning a trade builder/labourer/flooring etc
at 21:53 31 May 2020

So when I left school I was released from the Ipswich academy and my world came crashing down after believing I would make it as a footballer, joined Colchester for a year and that didn’t go anywhere either.

I ended up in customer service and selling as a lot of people do who didn’t know what they wanted to do at the time and have struggled to get out of it. In March I was made redundant and it’s given me time to think what I actually want to do with my life.

I’ve always liked the idea of getting into a physical role like the titles mentioned above but I’ve never known how you even start things off?

Do I need to go to college, do an apprenticeship, or can you just go straight in?

I’m used to earning around £24k per year, is that possible once you’ve qualified?

I’m in a position where I can earn less than what I’m used to for a short period to learn a trade, but I have no idea where to start.

Also I see CSCS mentioned a lot?

Any help would be much appreciated.

Thank you!
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Matt Holland’s Instagram story is everything!
at 08:35 30 May 2020

Picture of most of the play off final team on a zoom call with each other last night!
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Paul Lambert moves on, would you be happy if Jim Magilton was given another go?
at 13:38 3 Apr 2020

Paul Lambert moves on, would you be happy if Jim Magilton was given another go?


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If we beat Bolton, Southend and Rochdale
at 20:42 7 Mar 2020

I really hope the “we ended the season strong and now we need to build on that for next season” rubbish doesn’t happen. Lambert needs to go even if we put a little run together against some of the rubbish in the bottom half!
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Jobs
at 13:12 2 Mar 2020

I’m really sorry to post this on here but I’m at a loss as to where to go next in my life. I’ve been told this morning my company has lost the contract (I’m a warranty claims assessor on behalf of Jaguar Land Rover) and we are without a job at the end of this month. The absolute best thing about this job over the past 3 years has been the fact it’s my first job which doesn’t involve working weekends.

If anybody knows of any jobs that are Monday - Friday, it can be something completely new to me and I will work my butt off to make sure it works out, as long as it’s 23k per year plus in or around the Colchester/Ipswich area please let me know.

I’m desperate not to end up back in a car sales / service business again and I don’t know where to turn!

Thank you and sorry again for posting this on here.
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If you could decide Paul Lamberts future today
at 11:46 25 Feb 2020

If you could decide Paul Lamberts future today


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If another season in league 1, what pricing makes you get a season ticket?
at 12:01 24 Feb 2020

If another season in league 1, what pricing makes you get a season ticket?


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Just trying to find one positive..
at 11:36 24 Feb 2020

Maybe Jackson getting sent off will provide more game time for Sears. If Sears can get up to speed now you'd assume he may get more minutes, he may come out firing and get the confidence up a little. Not to mention Vincent-Youngs return is imminent.

Without Jacksons pace we might stop trying to lump the ball in hope he can run onto it and get the ball into Keane or Sears feet instead.

I don't know, I'm clutching at straws here!
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Get Magilton in
at 19:42 22 Feb 2020

N/t
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Best place to drink before a home game
at 21:24 17 Feb 2020

Live in Colchester and never go out in Ipswich. Going for a few beers before the game this Saturday as I have a few mates coming along so was going to go Three wise as the one in Colchester is decent. Anywhere better for atmosphere before the game than three wise?
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The most baffling this about this season..
at 10:08 12 Feb 2020

Whenever we've ended up in relegation trouble in the Championship Evans has moved the manager on and brought in somebody else which until last season eventually kept us up.

THIS 5 YEAR F**KING DEAL!!!!! It's put Evans in such a position where I'd expect him to make a change to try get this promotion push back on track whilst it can still be saved, but 5 years of compensation is going to stop him sacking Lambert. At the same time Lambert has gone from saying the club is the most important thing to realising he is sitting on a lot of compensation so why would he leave.
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Just remember
at 21:47 11 Feb 2020

Marcus Evans saved us and we can’t question him unless we know somebody who will buy the club.

Also we have the best squad in the league and we didn’t need to strengthen.

What a time to be alive.
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