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Fortress Turf Moor

Post by nyclaret » Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:03 pm

Discuss.

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by wilks_bfc » Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:04 pm

Bit of a meh twitter account tbh

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by Bordeauxclaret » Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:12 pm

Lack of clean sheets in the home games is a problem.

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by Slurpy » Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:16 pm

Lost every first home game of the season in the prem under Dyche.
Swansea (0-1)
WBA (0-1)
Watford (1-3)

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by cricketfieldclarets » Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:45 pm

Todays result makes last weeks draw against a poor southampton look a bad result.

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by mdd2 » Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:49 pm

And Chelsea ?1-3 in Dyche's first season

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by dermotdermot » Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:31 am

Things can only get better

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by Likeavydra » Mon Aug 20, 2018 4:20 am

Dyche will get back to basics again, solidifying the team.. Expect to roll out a few ugly 1-0 wins.. Boring.. But I bet you don't care.

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by houseboy » Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:17 pm

I think Fortress Turf Moor is a bit of a fallacy recently, we got more points away last season. Not that it matters where the points come from although I didn't like being the joke away team the season before last. Personally I think our style is more suited to playing away just now. I'm not sure why we play like an away team at home but I'm sure Dyche has his reasons.
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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by SparkyClaret » Mon Aug 20, 2018 5:00 pm

Think we seem to want to play with a bit more possession of the ball, but we don't necessarily have the cutting edge? First half we looked threatening going forward but never capitalised on it, and were made to pay for it in a very poor second half. We had a similar situation last season after Christmas. We need our strikers to start bagging some goals, get the confidence up

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by MACCA » Mon Aug 20, 2018 5:02 pm

Not won our opening home fixture since we beat Bolton 2-0 in 2012. Very surprised by that.

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Re: Fortress Turf Moor

Post by LoveCurryPies » Mon Aug 20, 2018 5:13 pm

I think the disappointing start will focus the minds of our players. Possibly better to start this way rather than a couple of wins and get all cocky and over confident.

It’s also reduced the fan’s expectations to a realistic level.

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