FA Cup 3rd Round - Who do we want?

Discussion in 'The Hornets' Nest - Watford Chat' started by Ghost of Barry Endean, Dec 2, 2018.

  1. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

  2. kVA

    kVA Reservist

    Is it goad @Relegation Certs week?

    That’s three bouts he has lined up for the next home match!

    Force RC to stay beyond the end of the first half and make the fights THE half time entertainment.
  3. Knight GT

    Knight GT Predictor extraordinaire 2013/14

    When do tickets for Woking go on sale? Forget that, just looked on the website
    Last edited: Dec 10, 2018
  4. Cthulhu

    Cthulhu Keyboard Warrior Staff Member

    From their board:

    However, now it’s sunk in. Watford’s a premier league team. Big boys from the top league who have actually won the cup. They are coming to our home and it will be packed out with a very good atmosphere. Would it be the same the other way round? Possibly not.
    So on reflection, this is a brilliant draw for us and, with respect, may have a chance of winning if not taken seriously a’la Swindon. Would I have like Elland Road? Yes but can’t see too many “home” fans turning out to watch us at their grounds when live on BT for free.

    Oh dear, shall I tell them or let them work it out for themselves?
  5. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    What comes after banana on the Richter Scale of Fruit Disasters?
  6. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    They have clearly reviewed Gray's assault on Sherwood & awarded the tie to Watford.

    Supple & sophisticated thinking.
  7. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    Are the gate receipts split 50/50 in FA Cup games?

    If so I would hope we donate our half to Woking.
  8. AndrewH63

    AndrewH63 Reservist

    I believe you can break your journey on a return portion of the ticket. As long as the place is on route and your ticket is in date. Used to do that with tickets to Cardiff, and gone back visiting friends in Bristol before getting a train back to Paddington.
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  9. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Gino has earmarked it for buying the Equador u16 squad.
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  10. Leighton Buzzer

    Leighton Buzzer Reservist

    Yes you are correct, have now found that out, but thanks for replying anyway.
  11. I presume they are referring to the Herts senior cup which we have been successful in a few times I believe.
  12. Teide1

    Teide1 Squad Player

    What you are really saying is that you overslept on a train to Bristol, ended up in Cardiff and managed to make it back to Bristol haha!
  13. PhilippineOrn

    PhilippineOrn First Team

    Plum duff. Or rhubarb crumble.
  14. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    Only Barnet have won it more times and there's no shame in that!
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  15. vic-rijrode

    vic-rijrode First Year Pro

    Rhubarb crumble is hardly a disaster - one of life's great epicurean delicacies - especially if served with lashings of hot vanilla custard.

    Plum duff on the other hand.....
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  16. Forzainglese

    Forzainglese Reservist

    I won't hear a word being said against rhubarb crumble. Rhubarb seems sadly out of fashion these days.
    Peruvian blueberries from Marks and Sparks were pretty disappointing, I found.
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  17. WillisWasTheWorst

    WillisWasTheWorst Its making less grammar mistake's thats important

    Rhubarb grows like Topsy in our garden. We can’t eat it fast enough. So we make rhubarb gin.
  18. Forzainglese

    Forzainglese Reservist

    And can you drink it fast enough?
  19. hornmeister

    hornmeister Administrator Staff Member

    No doubt he'll reply when last night's hangover wears off.
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  20. WillisWasTheWorst

    WillisWasTheWorst Its making less grammar mistake's thats important

    Stocks are piling up. But, hey, soon be Christmas!
  21. dynamo380

    dynamo380 Reservist

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  22. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

  23. lutonh8a

    lutonh8a Reservist

    There is absolutely no chance that Woking can win. I know that standard well and have played at that level and the gulf in class is going to be too much. I don't even think we will play too much of a weak team against them either. We made 11 changes at Championship Reading and we had internationals all over the pitch and we beat them easily.
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  24. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Their central midfielder, Hester-Cook, is 18 & was playing Boys’ football a couple of years with my son. Trialled with QPR but didn’t make the cut.

    Decent player but literally man & boy vs Capoue etc.

    A few Wows short of the Mighty Quina.
  25. I Blame Bassett

    I Blame Bassett Squad Player

    I don't have BT Sport and I assume we've sold our allocation.
    Can I buy the match as a one off deal does anyone know?
  26. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Don't think so. But there will be plenty of ways to find it online I expect.
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  27. Leighton Buzzer

    Leighton Buzzer Reservist

    Save you cooking on Sunday.
    How about a nice afternoon in the pub watching the match, followed by a meal out, Chinese , Indian, or whatever is your thing.
    Or you could go home with a takeaway.
    Perfect Sunday afternoon and evening.
  28. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    They just thumped promotion rivals Billericay 4-0 away and seem pretty confident of beating us. I think most Watford fans would take a draw at this point and the chance to have a go at them at the Vic.
  29. Lloyd

    Lloyd Reservist

    Woking tickets look and feel like they've been run off on a photocopier. Good opportunity for any forgers out there to make a few bob!
  30. Forzainglese

    Forzainglese Reservist

    Really? Maybe they do, but include me out.
  31. I Blame Bassett

    I Blame Bassett Squad Player

    Do Billericay still have 'Dickie' and is he doing very well?
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  32. Happy bunny

    Happy bunny Cheered up a bit

    No, he got a time machine for his birthday and went forward to the 2019 Cup Final to see if Woking got that far. He found out that they didn't
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  33. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    Any Watford fans who think we win this is deluded. A draw would be a great result.
  34. Relegation Certs

    Relegation Certs Squad Player

    I'd take a 1 nil defeat now.
  35. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    We could do with the money a replay would bring so I hope you're wrong.

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