Anyone who had been at the previous game knew what it felt like to beat Swindon.
That said, I think the ten year absence probably built some expectations on both sides. The frustration or pain of losing will not have been fresh in the memory.
Now, it would be like an Oxford fan looking forward...
I think its worth remembering that there are people who have been going to Swindon games for nearly twenty years who have never seen them win against us. They would have no reason to look forward to the fixture.
I am as reasonable and balanced as they get, but it is clear to me that the introduction of B teams devalued a proud and established tournament that everyone wanted to win.
The message that it should now be discounted is formally recognised by the participants, as games in the B team Cup do...
My problems with a 3-5-2 are:
We don't have enough centre backs and this requires more centre backs
Clare has been struggling to learn full back and we now ask him to adjust to wing back
The defence looks like they have never played together before and this requires a back five that have never...