Archive for 'Match Reports'

Can you hear Jarnail Singh?

No, but I could hear his bloody whistle, as usual. More of that later though. It was the first cold Saturday of the season, and not really a good day to head off to the Essex flatlands.

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Sliding on Elton’s Bog

Stood on a Box reports from Watford as Rovers crash out of the Carling Cup.

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Smurfs and tangomen end the Season in Style

It was all sunshine and relaxation in the Birkbeck’s back garden, as a few more than five thousand gathered for an end-of-season friendly that didn’t mean much to either side. The Gasheads were, as usual, there in numbers but also in particularly fine voice. The away stand is an old-fashioned one with pillars and a […]

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Fulham 2 Gas 2

7000 Gasheads take over at Craven Cottage. Fulhams home support was outnumbered by the travelling Gas in todays FA Cup match. The first time this has ever happened to a Premiership team. Outnumbered, outsung and nearly beaten on the pitch too.

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Rovers 1 Luton 1

The weather was mild, and so was the pre-match mood at the Mem. With only the modest charms of Luton Town to drag everyone out of their homes, the crowd trickled in slowly, hauling in full bellies that seemed to lack hunger for a result.

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Barnet 1 – Bristol Rovers 1

Stood On A Box reports from that there London.

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Gay lions, shrews, spastic horses and overall cause for optimism

Given that we have turned more corners than a bus driver in LegoLand, I’ll stop short again of suggesting that a decent performance against a Shrewsbury side full of confidence, whos line-up appears to be a whos-who of League Two subs benches represents some sort of mid-table Rubicon crossing.

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Ifs, Ands, Pots, Pans, Gas and Hatters

Given that we have had more false dawns than a Vicar of Dibley lookalike convention, I’ll stop short of suggesting that this could be a turning point in our season.

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Abject Rovers humiliated by Wycombe

How bad was it? Well let???s just say as bad as any performance under Atkins, Graydon, Thompson or Francis. Yes, that bad. Let me tell you more.

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Three-Three-Thriller!

Walking out of the Mem. tonight I lost count of how many people said ‘What a game’….

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