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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..
|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.
|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!
|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.
|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.
|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!
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.
|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!
|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?
|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.
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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