Garry Monk - We've been working hard on our improving our finishing

Birmingham City
12:25, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Garry Monk says that whilst he is happy with the amount of chances his players have created in their last two games he is looking for them to be more clinical in front of goal.Monk's players fashioned 25 shots against Burton and 18 at Bristol, but only converted two of them into goals and subsequent

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DES replying to Birmingham City
12:29, Friday 13 Apr 2018
18 at bristol!! That is an astonishingly high amount away from home, last saturday against Burton, I Cant recall another shot from them apart from Lloyd Dyers goal!

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jefflynneshair replying to Birmingham City
12:39, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Refreshing to hear a manager simplify the game and understate his own diligence.
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fairkop replying to jefflynneshair
12:46, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Refreshing to hear a manager talk about Finishing rather than just "staying in the game"
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Predator replying to fairkop
14:55, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Yeah it’s nice to have a manager who is positive and intelligent but in typical blues fashion we get the right manager too late and if/when we go down he’s gone. Frustrating.
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LondonBlue replying to Birmingham City
14:58, Friday 13 Apr 2018
The best thing about Monk is how we try to win every game - like we did under Hughton - rather than sitting in and trying to nick something a la Rowett and Cotterill.
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davenports replying to Predator
15:00, Friday 13 Apr 2018
But do we know that for sure,or is this get out clause just SHA speculation ?
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Azules replying to davenports
15:44, Friday 13 Apr 2018
davenports
But do we know that for sure,or is this get out clause just SHA speculation ?

No, we don't know for sure. It's based on GM not saying either way what will happen if we go down. It could be because he's got no intention to stay and is off or could be because he doesn't want to think about the prospect or acknowledge the possibility publicly - and what would be the point really? Cross that bridge if / when it comes to it.
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SOBLUE replying to Azules
17:21, Friday 13 Apr 2018
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
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Brother Tam, the deep fat friar replying to SOBLUE
17:24, Friday 13 Apr 2018
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.

Hardly obsessing with changing the back four. Just suggesting that people are played in their best position, which isn't exactly revolutionary. It's also not difficult to work out out that finishing needs to be improved - separate issue.
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zxcv replying to SOBLUE
17:37, Friday 13 Apr 2018
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough. 10 points out of 12 and they want the back four changed after on defeat. A sure way to lose the dressing room la Cotterill/ Rowett style.
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Rab C Nesbitt replying to zxcv
17:41, Friday 13 Apr 2018
zxcv
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough.
Yet you know more than the manager and want Stockdale dropped.
Spot on me arris
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carrsrighthand replying to LondonBlue
17:46, Friday 13 Apr 2018
LondonBlue
The best thing about Monk is how we try to win every game - like we did under Hughton - rather than sitting in and trying to nick something a la Rowett and Cotterill.
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Brother Tam, the deep fat friar replying to Rab C Nesbitt
17:54, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Rab C Nesbitt
zxcv
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough.
Yet you know more than the manager and want Stockdale dropped.
Spot on me arris

Feck me, Rab, I thought that dealing with DES was hard work, but I think we have a new contender with this one. :D
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Rab C Nesbitt replying to Brother Tam, the deep fat friar
17:55, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Brother Tam, the deep fat friar
Rab C Nesbitt
zxcv
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough.
Yet you know more than the manager and want Stockdale dropped.
Spot on me arris

Feck me, Rab, I thought that dealing with DES was hard work, but I think we have a new contender with this one. :D
His son?
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zxcv replying to Rab C Nesbitt
17:56, Friday 13 Apr 2018
A tad different because of the circumstances, Stockdale imo has been totally disrespectful to this club. and you have totally ignored the reasoning i gave. He signed for us at the end of last season so new he was going to a new club right from the end of that season yet he still turned up grossly out of condition, who the hell did he think he was signing for bloody Buttlins holiday camp. SO yes a wee bit different but i have come to accept these sort of remarks on here.
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Brother Tam, the deep fat friar replying to Rab C Nesbitt
17:57, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Rab C Nesbitt
Brother Tam, the deep fat friar
Rab C Nesbitt
zxcv
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough.
Yet you know more than the manager and want Stockdale dropped.
Spot on me arris

Feck me, Rab, I thought that dealing with DES was hard work, but I think we have a new contender with this one. :D
His son?

I think that, even with DES's impressive levels of equanimity, he might be a bit upset with that thought. :D
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Rab C Nesbitt replying to zxcv
18:02, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Please don’t cry.
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zxcv replying to Rab C Nesbitt
18:02, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Rab C Nesbitt
Brother Tam, the deep fat friar
Rab C Nesbitt
zxcv
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough.
Yet you know more than the manager and want Stockdale dropped.
Spot on me arris

Feck me, Rab, I thought that dealing with DES was hard work, but I think we have a new contender with this one. :D
His son?
Rab you have let him drag you down to his silly childish level.well done
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Brother Tam, the deep fat friar replying to zxcv
18:04, Friday 13 Apr 2018
zxcv
Rab C Nesbitt
Brother Tam, the deep fat friar
Rab C Nesbitt
zxcv
SOBLUE
On another thread, people were obsessed with changing the back four and bringing (not match fit) Gallagher in to give us 442 at Wolves. Even half-fit Gardner as well. All high risk and missing the bleedin obvious.

Garry knows that the key problem is Mags/Jota/Juke/Boga not being clinical enough with chances. So he does the sensible thing and gets them focusing on it in training. Refreshingly straightforward.

Re GM staying if the R word happens. Highly unlikely. A youngish manager who’s managed mid Prem two seasons ago, is not going to relish dropping to the 3rd tier with a R egated side. But he certainly won’t want the R word on his CV. Wins v Blades & QPR should do it. That should be the main focus.... with Adams back & a properly fit Big Sam. A point at Wolves would be a nice bonus.
Another absolutely spot on post I can`t believe these ground lovers who think they know better than our manager. and they base it on his experience, ha ha ha ha They would have us relegated three games ago. We will see what Mr Monk does soon enough.
Yet you know more than the manager and want Stockdale dropped.
Spot on me arris

Feck me, Rab, I thought that dealing with DES was hard work, but I think we have a new contender with this one. :D
His son?
Rab you have let him drag you down to his silly childish level.well done

Blimey. Are you about 12? :D As once said of Geoffrey Howe by Denis Healey, that's a bit like being savaged by a dead sheep.
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Ricky Blotto replying to Brother Tam, the deep fat friar
19:37, Friday 13 Apr 2018
The internet bullies are out in full force.
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Brother Tam, the deep fat friar replying to Ricky Blotto
19:39, Friday 13 Apr 2018
Ricky Blotto
The internet bullies are out in full force.

The cut and thrust of internet repartee, Ricky. No-one's prevented from joining in, as indeed you have. :)
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Pigeon replying to LondonBlue
19:46, Friday 13 Apr 2018
LondonBlue
The best thing about Monk is how we try to win every game - like we did under Hughton - rather than sitting in and trying to nick something a la Rowett and Cotterill.

Loved Chris, but he sent us out negatively on a few occasions, not least in the play off first leg
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