Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

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Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Quickenthetempo » Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:29 pm

On Saturday Oldham had 2 trialists in goal but who played the first half and some of the 2nd for them?

I ask as when he came over to our fans for the 2nd half he clapped all of the stand we were in and then repeated it when he was subbed.

Has he got a connection with our club? Did he think we were home fans with him being a trialist? Or did he just like crowd interaction?

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by ClaretTony » Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:35 pm

Just watched the goal highlights again - don't recognise him

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by MACCA » Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:36 pm

He got a bit of an applause coming over for the 2nd half after a few decent saves, then I think he just showed his appreciation again when he was subbed.

Ive seen a few home teams clap the opposition GK has he takes his position before the kick off 1st or 2nd half, regardless of if they were connected to the home team or not.

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Targetman » Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:42 pm

If the away side are defending the Jimmy Mac end in the 2nd half then their goalkeeper usually gets a round of applause from the Burnley fans in that stand as he approaches his goal, and the keeper usually recipricates.

I say usually because not every keeper is made welcome at that end. 😁

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Quickenthetempo » Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:51 pm

Targetman wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:42 pm
If the away side are defending the Jimmy Mac end in the 2nd half then their goalkeeper usually gets a round of applause from the Burnley fans in that stand as he approaches his goal, and the keeper usually recipricates.

I say usually because not every keeper is made welcome at that end. 😁
We try and give some stick to the away keepers in the CF stand, especially the ones that take more than 3 seconds over goal kicks.

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Dyched » Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:56 pm

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:51 pm
We try and give some stick to the away keepers in the CF stand, especially the ones that take more than 3 seconds over goal kicks.
That’s because you’re in the chav seats.

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by clansman » Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:09 pm

A suggestion from some Oldham fans first half keeper could have been Rogers from Kilmarnock. They want Richardson and Mancini on loan!
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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by claptrappers_union » Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:20 pm

He probably didn't know who fans were who's
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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Quickenthetempo » Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:22 pm

Dyched wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:56 pm
That’s because you’re in the chav seats.
Thanks for your input Hyacinth 👍

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by dandeclaret » Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:57 pm

clansman wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:09 pm
A suggestion from some Oldham fans first half keeper could have been Rogers from Kilmarnock. They want Richardson and Mancini on loan!
Aye...... and we want Mason Greenwood and Foden....... but it's never going to happen.

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by CharlieinNewMexico » Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:58 pm

Danny Rogers, ex Aberdeen. Eligible for the USA!
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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Quickenthetempo » Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:13 pm

CharlieinNewMexico wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:58 pm
Danny Rogers, ex Aberdeen. Eligible for the USA!
Was he playing for Aberdeen against us?

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by CharlieinNewMexico » Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:21 pm

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:13 pm
Was he playing for Aberdeen against us?
Think he was 3rd or 4th choice then.

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by claretburns » Tue Jul 27, 2021 1:11 am

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:13 pm
Was he playing for Aberdeen against us?
Was it Joe Lewis who was the Aberdeen keeper against us? Former Peterborough keeper I think.

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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by SalouClaret » Tue Jul 27, 2021 7:06 am

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:51 pm
We try and give some stick to the away keepers in the CF stand, especially the ones that take more than 3 seconds over goal kicks.

Pope must get lots of stick then :mrgreen:
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Re: Who was the first Oldham keeper (trialist)

Post by Quickenthetempo » Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:47 am

claretburns wrote:
Tue Jul 27, 2021 1:11 am
Was it Joe Lewis who was the Aberdeen keeper against us? Former Peterborough keeper I think.
It sounds about right.

This lad might have had a good night around Burnley after the game then haha.

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