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League Two Cumbrians v Rovers

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Could be wing backs. Hill really does not seem to rate O'Connor as a right back.
 
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Possibly playing three centre backs to deal with Carlisle's physicality. In fairness, if you were going to use wing backs you would play Feeney ahead of O'Connor.
 
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I think that’s harsh on O’Connor, who did ok defensively on Saturday, while we’ve seen Nelson at right-back before and it didn’t work. Are we sure it’s a back four rather than wing-backs?
Three at the back surely. Feeney and McDonald wide midfield. Could be a good tactical move. Albeit harsh on O'Connor.
 

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Agree about OConnor. He did ok on Saturday and might feel a bit insulted that he’s played second fiddle to a winger recently who has played well, but now behind a centre half filling in at RB.

could be a back 5 tho with Feeney RWB and McDonald on the left
 

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Thinking about it, I’ll be amazed if it’s not wing backs in a back 5. Would be very harsh on OConnor if a back 4.

rain and a swirling wind could make it an interesting night and one of those games where it’s about character
 

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No CBT on the bench. That’s a loss as we know what he is capable of when he got the winner in the reverse fixture. Hopefully it’s being dropped from the squad as 7 minutes on Saturday was hardly enough for him to impress
 

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Well let you know about 9pm
For added interest I've stuck us down for a win in a wee bet. So watching with more trepidation than usual.
Needs to click, but I like the side.
 

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Like Saturday we’re behind after 2 minutes. Shocking defending
 

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I’m fuming after that goal. It was so easy for them. Plenty of time to come back into it but we have some issues at the back at the moment
 
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