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    The Sack Race

    Post by RRC on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 11:29 am

    When I saw the headline about another manager being sacked, I thought Freedman, Mourinho, Ramsey . . .

    But no, the finger of fate, or the chairman's curse, has removed Chris Powell.
    And there was me thinking he was doing quite well with such poor resources.

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    Post by Barnstaple Ram on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 12:14 pm

    My lad phoned me to tell me , my immediate thought was Freeman
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    Post by MadAmster on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 3:45 pm

    Chris Powell, done OK considering he never had funds. Hopefully he will get the chance at a more "giving" club.
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    Post by New England Ram on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 4:34 pm

    Morris talking about more coaches at the Academy...
    Cannot think of a better role model than Chris Powell to be involved with the younger players.
    Even if it's till his next gig comes along.



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    Post by Ram78 on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 5:02 pm

    Crazy decision, give him some resources to work with, apparently he spent £400k in the summer and recouped the butters fee, are the udders anymore than a mid-table team....

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    Post by JB on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 9:46 pm

    can we get rid of two managers in a week !!?? Ramsey gone ,druggie on Friday !?? lol
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    Post by ShardlowSheep on Wed 04 Nov 2015, 9:58 pm

    Both Powell and Ramsey gone. Surprised about Powell getting the sack. A bit surprised with the timing of Ramsey being sacked surely they expected to lose to Derby?:-)
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    Post by MadAmster on Thu 05 Nov 2015, 6:16 am

    Perhaps the QPR board had hoped to see more football, less thuggery and not have the 4th worst defence in the division ...............
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    Post by SawleyRam on Thu 05 Nov 2015, 9:54 am

    MadAmster wrote:Perhaps the QPR board had hoped to see more football, less thuggery and not have the 4th worst defence in the division ...............

    Easy to say now I know but I was going to post that Ramsey was on the edge a couple of weeks ago when QPR appointed Neil "kiss of death" Warnock as "advisor".
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    Post by old ewe on Thu 05 Nov 2015, 10:52 am

    Now acting manager.....................
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    Post by Jackal on Thu 05 Nov 2015, 4:13 pm

    Unfortunately I can see Warnock turning things around at Qpr unless they appoint a new manager quickly.
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    Post by outsider on Thu 05 Nov 2015, 6:42 pm

    qpr lose to derby .......ramsey sacked
    florist lose to derby ... freedman be gone aswell
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    Post by CornwallRam on Tue 10 Nov 2015, 7:41 pm

    Gary Bowyer gone from Blackburn now. If Paul Clement is still here this time next year he'll qualify for a long service medal.
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    Re: The Sack Race

    Post by RRC on Tue 10 Nov 2015, 8:59 pm

    CornwallRam wrote:Gary Bowyer gone from Blackburn now. If Paul Clement is still here this time next year he'll qualify for a long service medal.

    Fulham have sacked Kit Symons - he lasted just under 14 months.

    His predecessors had similar sticking power - Magath (7 months) and Meulenstein (13 months)


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    Post by Stockport Ram on Tue 10 Nov 2015, 9:04 pm

    Moyes to Blackburn?
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    Post by old ewe on Wed 11 Nov 2015, 11:01 am

    19 in first 3 months of the season
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    Post by bramhallram on Wed 11 Nov 2015, 11:23 am

    Stockport Ram wrote:Moyes to Blackburn?

    ...or Swansea if Monk gets the bullet ?

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    Post by RRC on Wed 11 Nov 2015, 1:43 pm

    bramhallram wrote:
    Stockport Ram wrote:Moyes to Blackburn?

    ...or Swansea if Monk gets the bullet ?

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    TalkSport says that Blackburn have agreed terms with Paul Lambert, formerly of Norwich.

    Also "It is believed that former West Bromwich Albion boss Alan Irvine will come in as Lambert’s assistant
    to help lead the team to promotion. Irvine previously worked as a youth coach at Ewood Park."



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    Post by MadAmster on Wed 11 Nov 2015, 2:32 pm

    ...... and clubs keep employing Managers who have failed to deliver at several clubs already. As that well known psychologist Dr McGraw keeps telling folk................. the best predictor of the future is the past. If Joe Bloggs has failed to cut it as a Manager at half a dozen clubs already, why think that he will get yourclub promoted......?

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    Post by old ewe on Wed 11 Nov 2015, 6:14 pm

    But the managers collect the payoff every time........................

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