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Thursday, 23 October 2014

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Gutsy Barrow AFC roll their sleeves up to see off Luton

BATTLING Barrow AFC defied the odds by overcoming their defensive frailties and securing a morale-boosting 1-0 win over Conference high-rollers Luton Town.

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Start moaning don't have a football team what a joke 8-1 they are a disgrace.

Posted by K Stone on 10 February 2013 at 09:28

All these comments of fans not turning up are pathetic.
I managed to drag 2 mates along to the Luton game who had not been since wembley a couple of seasons back.
They loved it, they couldn't understand how a team that played aswel as afc did that night were at the bottom.
THEN, I got 4of us to go to Mansfield by car yesterday, that's when we all realised why were at the bottom. We have no defence at all.
It's safe to say us 4 will not be returning to holler street as long as the muppets running the show are still in charge. Total disgrace.

Posted by Angrybob on 10 February 2013 at 08:19

Average attendances are dire accross the leauge. There are 12 teams with a better average than Barrow, ours is 13th. Do the rest of the teams with lower averages not deserve a team either?? The vective towards glory hunters is pathgetic. Floating fans of all standards come and go. Their support should be welcome when it's there, not attacked before it ever returns!

Posted by J Hoddle on 5 February 2013 at 20:22

Well said Tommo! How can our club survive on gates like this time is running out people of Furness don't say you were not warned. Its now or never so please return to Holker street and bring a pal.

Posted by McMark on 4 February 2013 at 21:31

Well said tomo, half the support that traveled to Middlesborough, Sunderland and Wembley would help comming through the Holker street turnstiles in the clubs desperate hour of need. Glory hunters you are needed to turn up.
Jim

Posted by Jim Bull on 4 February 2013 at 21:12

Tomo, i can count on one hand when the team have gave it there all. Just because the Bluebirds decided to play v the big guns dont mean the fans should of turned out in a bumper crowd.

Its a lottery when the players turn up, just like the fans!

Posted by Craig Collings on 4 February 2013 at 20:24

the people of furness should hang there heads in shame a crowd of less than 1200 against a top team like luton is a disgrace and at least 100 of the attendance were from luton you dont deserve a football team and dont start moaning when you dont have one !

Posted by tomo on 4 February 2013 at 19:45

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