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A Load Of Old Toffee – Episode 22

A Load Of Old Toffee – Episode 22: A disappointing couple of matches for the Boro’ have given the ALOOT team plenty to digest in this episode! Dean Thompson and Mark Hollis once again sit at the right (and left) hand of Pope Steve Watkins I. Meanwhile, Ken Jude is back for a second appearance on the panel for what will be an entertaining discussion. In addition to the results, […]

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A Load Of Old Toffee – Episode 21

A Load Of Old Toffee – Episode 21: A veritable case of Jekyll and Hyde for the ALOOT team to look into this week. Host Steve Watkins – Stevenage’s answer to Terry Wogan – is joined by Mark Hollis and the returning Deano Thompson, together with blogger extraordinaire Geoff Wode. From the utter despair of Colchester to the elation of Brentford, the foursome dissect the respective matches in some form […]

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Press On

“Now that’s how you supposed to drive! From now on, that’s how you drive!” – We feel it is important that Mike Lowrey (Will Smith’s character from the seminal 1995 police fillum Bad Boys) makes a point about Tuesday’s victory against Brentford. It must be regarded as a watershed; the revived norm and not the exception. Boro’ are much more capable than it has appeared in recent weeks, so let’s […]

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On Brentford

Sometimes it feels as if you’re in a group of people standing close to a rather large hole and your only saving grace is that there are a few more in front of you. Of course, things as they stand mean that we’re a good foot from the edge of that hole. But it only takes three or four of those in front of us to misbehave and we’re suddenly […]

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The Last Chance Saloon?

It is not often thought to be a good idea to take Borochat as a barometer of public opinion on the Lamex terraces, but it does lead us to believe there has been a alarming increase in the number of people unhappy with the current management team. There’s also the sense that tomorrow’s encounter with Colchester United is some form of proverbial Last Chance Saloon. We’re not convinced, but a […]

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A Load Of Old Toffee – Episode 20

A Load Of Old Toffee – Episode 20: With another loss for the Boro’, the Old Toffee team aren’t going to be short of items to talk about here. Host and veteran broadcaster Steve ‘Dimbleby’ Watkins is the man pulling rank on panellists Deano Thompson and Mark Hollis – together with guest and debutant Nate Orrow. In addition to not beating Oldham, the non-selection of King Robbo, player attitude and […]

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