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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby sussexpob » Fri May 25, 2018 6:39 pm

I have a feeling this appointment will be permanent before the end of the summer. Quite how flower has failed in everything he has done for about 6 years and is still not only there, but giving responsibilities of increasing importance, destroys my belief that things will change .

The article saying ramps could take over flower......OK. so he's failed to develop a single batter, but he gets a promotion.
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby Dr Cricket » Fri May 25, 2018 9:37 pm

Interesting Flower stating he would prefer england lions losing to a very experienced A teams then thrashing *modded* UAE, Sri lankan and Bangladesh teams.
nice been saying this for like 4-5 yrs now.
incredible they finally see how beating crap teams mean nothing now.
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby Durhamfootman » Fri May 25, 2018 9:40 pm

sussexpob wrote:I have a feeling this appointment will be permanent before the end of the summer. Quite how flower has failed in everything he has done for about 6 years and is still not only there, but giving responsibilities of increasing importance, destroys my belief that things will change .

whilst being described as a safe pair of hands
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby Dr Cricket » Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:04 am

look like ECB are struggling finacially.
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby yuppie » Sat Jun 09, 2018 1:18 pm

The ECB cutting player development? Fair enough as i guess there has not been to much player development over the last few years.
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby Durhamfootman » Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:52 pm

certainly no point in anyone wandering up to CLS to have a look at the players up here
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby Dr Cricket » Sat Jun 09, 2018 4:11 pm

yuppie wrote:The ECB cutting player development? Fair enough as i guess there has not been to much player development over the last few years.

wouldn't that make it worse though.
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Re: Shut your eyes and think of England.

Postby yuppie » Sat Jun 09, 2018 4:37 pm

Dr Cricket wrote:
yuppie wrote:The ECB cutting player development? Fair enough as i guess there has not been to much player development over the last few years.

wouldn't that make it worse though.


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