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RUFC - Time of Year, Time to Review

RUFC - Time of Year, Time to Review

Well as we near November we once again have to look at the horizon. The league position is mid table. We`re out of the Carling Cup and the JP Trophy and so on the horizon, there`s the "C" word.

The FA Cup is coming and with it there will be the usual chants from the terrace of "We`ll win the cup!" when we know we haven`t got a chance! In fact it seems like an eternity since we last had a decent FA cup run. I think it`s about time we DID have one.

I believe the priority lies with the league but teams get in the habit of winning and, hopefully, we`ll get the winning habit back in the league and continue it in the cup. This can also lift interest in the town and increase some revenue. You can`t underestimate the revenue value of a cup run away from bread and butter games. A cup run also grabs the imagination and may even bring back those lapsed supporters.

A few more without victories and, heaven forfend, but the season could be all but over. November could be pivotal in how we will face the rest of the seasons


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Writer:baldtobeamiller
Date:Sunday October 30 2011
Time: 9:04AM

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Be nice to get to the third round and play a 'big' team - or maybe we should save that for next year in our new ground?
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