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A freezing fog had crept down off the snow-capped Pennines by the time Rory Prendergast’s frustration eased sufficiently to allow him to face the world. “I just sat in the dressing room, head in my hands, wondering how we didn’t win,” canada goose coat 1000 said the Stanley winger.
Accrington berlin film festival ends canada goose jacket sponsorship amid might yet at Layer Road next week vest, though for the moment their prospects, like their pitch, remain on ice. Even so, today will mark the Lancastrians’ first appearance in the fourth-round draw since 1961 and, on this sprightly evidence, theirs is a team and a club on the up.
“It all shows that Accrington’s going places again,” said Prendergast, the former Barnsley and York midfielder still dumbstruck as to how he had failed to bundle in Dean Calcutt’s centre from point-blank range.
The 25-year-old works 20 hours a week as a postman in Wakefield and will be up for his rounds at 4.30 on Wednesday morning. “We train for four hours a week, while they train every day and are flying high in the Second Division. best replica canada goose jacket That shows how far we’ve come in the last year. We’re going full-time next season and, if we can hold our own against a club like Colchester, why can’t we follow Yeovil and Doncaster?”
Little here buy canada goose parka cheap suggested they could not. Stanley boasted rare balance to their side, particularly once they had shifted the livewire Lutel James up front alongside Paul Mullin for the second half. Paul Cook was the metronome for an assured passing style which should have yielded reward.
The rest was pure Phoenix Nights. From the leather jacket-clad crooner serenading a stuffed bulldog, complete with red balloon tied to the toy’s ear, with Nessun Dorma pre kick-off – “Join in, tha bu sees a spike in canada goose jacket thefts knows the words” – to buy canada goose jacket toronto a home player, beer can in hand, offering two bewildered opponents directions as to how to exit the ground, this was an occasion to cherish even if the manager John Coleman left scowling.
“The manager’s canada best price canada goose jacket outlet usa online store goose coat authentic canada goose outlet 1000 bulbs free delighted really,” said Cook. “We’re still in the fourth-round draw, which for a part-time club like ourselves is buying cheap canada goose outlet jacket online phenomenal.”
That might not have been the case had Karl Duguid or Scott McGleish converted rather than struck posts either side of the interval, and Colchester’s impressive young manager Phil Parkinson said: “We’re more than happy to take them back to our place.”
Man of the match: Lutel James (Accrington Stanley)