Southampton 1-2 West Ham Utd (27/12/18)

An archive of match day threads originally posted in the General Discussion forum.

Moderator: Gnome

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby 17 years of hurt on Fri Dec 28, 2018 11:41 am

First off RIP peaches dad, great to get the win for him.

Great away day that. Drove down on my todd, had a wander round ocean village as I was there nice and early and stumbled across the team coming out of the hotel onto the bus.

On seeing the line I was a little concerned but not as much as I used to be. The pelligrini has really got his stamp on this team now and it seems whoever plays seems to fit effortlessly into the system.

Declan Rice oozed class yesterday. Another superb performance.

Antonio, although a bit shaky in the first half at times, produced a cracking attacking display from RB.

Obiang, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Snoddy all put in very good shifts. Fab however is looking like one of our best signings from the summer. Another superb solid display.

Anderson looked very hit and miss yesterday especially first half but boy when he hit yesterday, he ****ing hit. Definitely proved he’s £40m worth in the last couple of months....

Happy away day, especially being so close to the home fans. They really are an odd bunch, very lairy but in a very non threatening “inbetweeners” kind of way. Watching their smug faces drop as Anderson banged in the second was enjoyable.

1h30 run home meant I was back indoors before midnight aswell. Happy days :scarfer:
User avatar
17 years of hurt
 
Posts: 401
Joined: Wed Apr 18, 2007 5:01 pm
Location: A glass case of emotion

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Aceface on Fri Dec 28, 2018 11:55 am

You know the reffing was poor when you feel you got the rub of the green despite having someone throw the ball into your net and have it given.

Targett getting a card for his incident and Carroll escaping with nothing is objectively, hilariously inconsistent application regardless of which side you’re on.
User avatar
Aceface
 
Posts: 10799
Joined: Tue Nov 16, 2010 12:01 pm
Location: Blighty

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby mushy on Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:01 pm

steps wrote:Anderson does track back, and his stats prove this.

But you don’t want your best attacking players constantly tracking back, when will people get this around their heads? If he gets injured, we will be pretty much ****ed.

One of Anderson's strengths is that when he does track back he can nick the ball from the opposition and create a quick counter attack, he is able to do this because he is really good at reading the game, and I mean really good, his anticipation of what's about to happen is top notch.
That's why he should track back, he ain't gonna lunge in, he is just looking for the pass.
mushy
 
Posts: 13409
Joined: Mon Dec 17, 2007 4:17 pm
Location: Kumb Poster of the year 2009

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby waynepin on Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:27 pm

went on the saints site to see their views and they would love to have Anderson, I think he is one other fans rate higher than some of ours, he tracks back and does his job but was not signed for his tackling, when he stays forward it leaves opponents knowing if they lose possession they are in trouble, great performance yesterday Obiang was brilliant as was the defence, please keep Cresswell at left back solid and linked well with Anderson, Rice just get him signed that performance just before the transfer window opens is a worry, Antonio is not a right back and the first ten minutes was all over the place, after that he was brilliant scared them every time he ran at them, if Zab had played I think he would have destroyed the saints defence last night, as for the debate after get fat Sam on with Bellamy he will explain to the fat big head what the west ham way is about
waynepin
 
Posts: 109
Joined: Sun Sep 02, 2018 6:28 pm

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Porkeyes on Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:41 pm

I hope the two chubby retards who ran on the pitch to give it the Barry at the end last year enjoyed that one :thup:
User avatar
Porkeyes
 
Posts: 888
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 1:47 pm
Location: Wickford Boys we are 'ere.......

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Phil S on Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:54 pm

Porkeyes wrote:I hope the two chubby retards who ran on the pitch to give it the Barry at the end last year enjoyed that one :thup:


?
User avatar
Phil S
 
Posts: 4793
Joined: Mon May 24, 2004 2:57 pm
Location: Sarfend

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Disco on Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:01 pm

the pink palermo wrote:Optus in Australia have stuck up an alternative XI from our injury list

--------------------- Adrian----------------------

Zab----Reid----Balbuena-----Fredricks

---------------Sanchez--Wilshere

Yarmolenko--Lanzini--Arnautovic

---------------------Hernandez-------------

That team might have beaten our starting XI tonight.


Hey PP, you don't happen to be in Oz at the moment? Specifically Melbourne? For the cricket maybe?

Noticed someone on Twitter the other day with an alias Pinky (followed by a host of random numbers) tweet Kumb and a couple of others making comment about the view at the MCG being better than the London Stadium :lol:
Disco
 
Posts: 34
Joined: Tue Jun 16, 2015 1:07 am

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Doc H Ball on Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:05 pm

Disco wrote:...making comment about the view at the MCG being better than the London Stadium :lol:


Definitely PP. He’s going through the MCG annual accounts as we speak.
User avatar
Doc H Ball
 
Posts: 9343
Joined: Tue Jan 18, 2011 6:29 pm
Location: in nick

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby warp on Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:06 pm

Disco wrote:Hey PP, you don't happen to be in Oz at the moment? Specifically Melbourne?

according to the australia thread, he is!
User avatar
warp
 
Posts: 13626
Joined: Fri Jul 30, 2010 11:13 am
Location: I am everything about this site which is wrong... i don't give a toss about WHUFC.

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Doc H Ball on Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:07 pm

RayleighIrons wrote:
EH? :?


It’s my job, so no worries.
User avatar
Doc H Ball
 
Posts: 9343
Joined: Tue Jan 18, 2011 6:29 pm
Location: in nick

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Georgee Paris on Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:12 pm

the pink palermo wrote:
Most of which will be spent on a new deal for Rice.....

Your go


Antonio and Obiang :eh:
User avatar
Georgee Paris
 
Posts: 21235
Joined: Fri Jan 30, 2004 4:07 pm
Location: RUSH HOUR CRUSH

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby 'stone hammer on Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:12 pm

Great game and we deserved that win. The best thing for me is that two of our most important players in Snodgrass and Antonio are players that we'd previously written off. Antonio in particular looked so dangerous from RB
User avatar
'stone hammer
 
Posts: 1140
Joined: Thu Jul 24, 2008 7:28 pm
Location: Computer chair

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Boom Kid on Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:04 pm

Great performance - especially considering the players we had out, and hats off to the claret and blue army - loud and clear all game. :scarfer:
User avatar
Boom Kid
 
Posts: 855
Joined: Wed Jun 11, 2003 12:30 am
Location: Bridego Bridge

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby JuniorBilly on Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:15 pm

If anyone fancies some enjoyable lunchtime viewing...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWhVDfA6vZ8
User avatar
JuniorBilly
 
Posts: 328
Joined: Wed Jun 07, 2006 9:11 pm
Location: East Stand Upper RIP

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby TheHandOfDog on Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:26 pm

waynepin wrote: as for the debate after get fat Sam on with Bellamy he will explain to the fat big head what the west ham way is about

I was reading your full post and this line at the end just caught me off guard and my coffee went down the wrong hole. Thanks for that. :lol:
User avatar
TheHandOfDog
 
Posts: 2861
Joined: Sun Jul 17, 2016 9:08 pm

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Diogenes on Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:58 pm

I continue to be entertained by Mr Pellegrini and his team. I even thought we were unlucky on Saturday. Considering our injury list and many of those that are available are recovering from injury, our current position and the football we are playing is excellent. I believe we will win more than we lose, but lose some we shall however, frankly I can live with that provided we keep trying to play the same way.
User avatar
Diogenes
 
Posts: 1030
Joined: Wed Mar 14, 2012 6:07 pm

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby davids cross on Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:58 pm

I managed to catch the breakaway second goal on video....

Image

Andy Carroll (Hulk)........trailing ....Image
User avatar
davids cross
 
Posts: 24667
Joined: Wed Sep 28, 2005 10:20 pm
Location: Crawley, West Sussex.

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Tarte Encore on Fri Dec 28, 2018 3:08 pm

JuniorBilly wrote:If anyone fancies some enjoyable lunchtime viewing...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWhVDfA6vZ8" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


I have no comprehension of anybody that goes to a football match, pointing a selfy stick at themselves for the best part of 2 hours, whilst they chat inanely about a game they're not really concentrating on. Then go home, edit it and post it on YT..... baffles me.
User avatar
Tarte Encore
 
Posts: 142
Joined: Fri Sep 18, 2015 4:38 pm

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby The Gibbins on Fri Dec 28, 2018 3:09 pm

Southampton were crap, i would be worried if i support them. They were lucky to stay in the game for the majority of it and if we had a bit more strength up top i think it would have been a big scoreline. They sat back for large periods and no one up top wanted the ball and this was on the back of two wins and a new manager bounce...
User avatar
The Gibbins
Maggot infested twat
 
Posts: 23259
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2006 12:57 am
Location: Living in Perception

Re: ⚽ Southampton v West Ham United: Match Thread

Postby Ludeksgloves on Fri Dec 28, 2018 3:18 pm

JuniorBilly wrote:If anyone fancies some enjoyable lunchtime viewing...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWhVDfA6vZ8" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


I would go mental if somebody sat next to me talking to a camera for the whole game.
User avatar
Ludeksgloves
 
Posts: 2399
Joined: Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:28 pm
Location: In Goal

PreviousNext

Return to KUMB Match Threads

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests