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Standing in the Pontoon as usual for that one. They were a class team, too good for us on the day (obviously, as the scoreline shows).
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It was Stewart, think his first name was Ray.......or twit



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Ray Stewart, Scotsman who used to take bullet penalties. Cross was awesome and got 4.
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I was there.


Me too
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I would of been there against the wall of the imperial corner but can i buggery remember it, mind you im struggling to remember the winterton game last night  














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West Ham Forum - "Knees up mother brown" >> [url=http://www.kumb.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=154837]http://www.kumb.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=154837[/url]

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I was there as well. A lot of West Ham fans made the trip up north.  The defeat was our last outside-chance of getting into the Premiership (equiv).   We had had high ambitions in those days and a good team.

We were unlucky during the game but well beaten by the end.

West Ham had 7 or 8 players in the Team of the Season.  
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I remember it well. I'm sure it was 4 goals David Cross scored.

The game was near the end of the season and I think that we'd only conceded 4 goals in total at home all season until that game.


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I was at this game, from what I remember, it was raining heavily, gluepot of a pitch.

I think Bobby Cummings had to go off injured towards the end leaving us a man short when we were two down.

They then made their class tell. tearing us apart with ease.
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Very interesting thread on there regarding Sky and its sports channels. I thought it was only me that thought like that! Refreshing to see fans of a Premier League club also angry at what Sky and the greedy Premier League have done to the game.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azdycWHhvsQ
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