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The Young Ones

Former BBC Wiltshire commentator Vic Morgan writes his latest blog for TheWashbag.com… Two defeats in a week and it means that Swindon Town find themselves back in the scrap towards the bottom of the table. The first loss came against in form Barnsley, who came with a game plan and left with the three points. To be fair, a goalless draw

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Washbag Podcast 46 – Transfer window, Chinese Trains, 3-5-2 and Barnsley

Episode #46 of TheWashbag Swindon Town FC Podcast is now available to download or stream online… For our second outing over Skype (with sound levels still not as perfect as we’d like), Ron Smith is joined by Alex Cooke and Brendan Hobbs to discuss the transfer window, Chinese trains, a return to 3-5-2 and what should’ve been a goalless draw versus Barnsley.

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Swindon Town 0-1 Barnsley: No time for a comeback this week

Anyone who has been at the County Ground recently will know Swindon Town are at their most dangerous when they go two goals behind. This deficit produces a devastating reply and a thrilling victory for the home fans to enjoy. Unfortunately, as Richard Selbourne writes, as hard as our players tried at times, they were unable to give away that

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Blades blunted

Former BBC Wiltshire commentator Vic Morgan writes his latest blog for TheWashbag.com… It was set up for an easy home win at Bramall Lane. A converted penalty in the first ten minutes and it looked like Sheffield United were on their way to collecting a regulation three points. But, hold on to your Wiltshire White Horses. The stats told the story

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Is Mark Cooper really the right man for Barnsley?

A week after Swindon Town ‘rejected an approach‘ by Barnsley for manager Mark Cooper, there remains no news at Oakwell of their replacement for Danny Wilson… This story resurfaced on Monday with the Sheffield Star reporting that Cooper ‘had held talks’ with the South Yorkshire side about the vacant position. Following three successive defeats for Swindon there are a few Town supporters, primarily those

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Washbag Podcast: Episode 40 – Massimo Luon-didn’t-go

Episode #40 of TheWashbag.com Swindon Town FC Podcast is now available to download… Host Ron Smith is joined by Sam Morshead (Joint Sports Editor at Swindon Link Sport) with regular contributors Daniel Hunt and Iain Watkins. The four discuss the haunted figure of a defeated Danny Wilson on the County Ground touchline in Town’s 2-0 victory over Barnsley; an Asian Cup

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