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Old 04-02-2018, 04:21 PM
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Is “Respect The Point” the most annoying phrase on Earth?

Fed up of hearing this phrase to make draws that should have been comfortable wins sound acceptable. Newcastle, Everton, West Ham, Bournemouth, BHA, WBA - all dropped points. Hearing bores trot this out on the BBS and Twitter is beginning to annoy me.

Just because Pardew screwed up against Burnley and Swansea last season, and BFS popularised this phrase in an early interview, we seem to think our many draws this season we should have easily won are a good thing.

It’s a vapid cliche. Even the club are getting players to tweet it. It’s meaningless.

We must stop trotting out “respect the point” as though it’s a positive.

Get my point?

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Old 04-02-2018, 04:22 PM
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:23 PM
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:23 PM
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Fed up of hearing this phrase to make draws that should have been comfortable wins sound acceptable. Newcastle, Everton, West Ham, Bournemouth, BHA, WBA - all dropped points. Hearing bores trot this out on the BBS and Twttiwr is beginning to annoy me.

Just because Pardew screwed up against Burnley and Swansea last season, and BFS popularised this phrase in an early interview, we seem to think our many draws this season we should have easily won are a good thing.

It’s a vapid cliche. Even the club are getting players to tweet it. It’s meaningless.

We must stop trotting out “respect the point” as though it’s a positive.

Get my point?
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:23 PM
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:23 PM
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Yeah i respect the point you're making.

Draws won't be enough and we now we have a rough run of fixtures, should have picked up more points in those games.
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:25 PM
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:26 PM
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:26 PM
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It is annoying alright.
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Oh yeah, that’s f**king annoying too
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:27 PM
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Good point It is very annoying. 'Respecting' a point only works in games you are no expected to win, so you close the game out. Drawing with relegation rivals in our last 2 games can only be seen as 4 points dropped
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:28 PM
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Add 'be thankful/ we're lucky we still have a club' to the list as well
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If you want to do a tw*t audit just search Twitter for “respect the point” to see who’s not got an opinion of their own
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:30 PM
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Yeah i respect the point you're making.

Draws won't be enough and we now we have a rough run of fixtures, should have picked up more points in those games.
Agreed, but there comes a point in the game when the focus needed to be not giving away two points to a relegation rival that we are above.
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It's second to "deserved a point" when we walk away with zero.
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:40 PM
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Agree with the OP. it’s like all cliches a bit tired.
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No it's not. , think at the end of the season Drawn games will prove the difference for us as we seem to be drawing with the sides around us , which IMO is VITAL , as keeps us above them
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It's bang on for away games. Not at home though. Not sure why this thread is here though, did Roy mention it or something
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