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Hughes & Allardyce Post Match Reaction *Video*

Mark Hughes and Sam Allardyce post match reaction - Saturday 2 May 2009, Manchester City 3-1 Blackburn Rovers.

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Date:Sunday May 3 2009

Time: 12:48PM

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im just glad we got one over fat sam yet again because his tactics were very clear from kick off yesterday which was to kick robinho,elano and stevie up and down the whole game and FOOTBALL was the winner yesterday and not there idea of firing balls upto samba all afternoon.
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03/05/2009 14:24:00

im just glad we got one over fat sam yet again because his tactics were very clear from kick off yesterday which was to kick robinho,elano and stevie up and down the whole game and FOOTBALL was the winner yesterday and not there idea of firing balls upto samba all afternoon.
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03/05/2009 14:24:00

Strong team performance from City up against the Blackburn cloggers. The ratings from Manchester Evening News on this game are remarkable. They give all City players a vote of 7 out of 10, but rate Elano best player. I've never seen that from MEN before. Looking at Blackburn though, all Fat Sam's teams play the clogging way. And when it doesn't work he has a crass excuse. In this case it was "We were in control and comfortable..." before giving away three goals. Good grief, someone should buy him a dictionary. I heard him on TV the other day bemoaning all the foreign players in the game and the lack of opportunities for young English talent. Hey Fat Sam: "When have you ever managed a club committed to a youth policy?"
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03/05/2009 16:31:00

Strong team performance from City up against the Blackburn cloggers. The ratings from Manchester Evening News on this game are remarkable. They give all City players a vote of 7 out of 10, but rate Elano best player. I've never seen that from MEN before. Looking at Blackburn though, all Fat Sam's teams play the clogging way. And when it doesn't work he has a crass excuse. In this case it was "We were in control and comfortable..." before giving away three goals. Good grief, someone should buy him a dictionary. I heard him on TV the other day bemoaning all the foreign players in the game and the lack of opportunities for young English talent. Hey Fat Sam: "When have you ever managed a club committed to a youth policy?"
Sindbad
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03/05/2009 16:31:00

Fat Sam .....the words Sour Grapes spring to mind
Doody
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03/05/2009 22:12:00

Fat Sam .....the words Sour Grapes spring to mind
Doody
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03/05/2009 22:12:00

If his side was as good as our why are they not in 6th place? Sam said the only difference was the goals and that they were the better team.
Buzz Lightyear
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04/05/2009 06:30:00

If his side was as good as our why are they not in 6th place? Sam said the only difference was the goals and that they were the better team.
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