Rob Hutchison: life suddenly feels better

Rob Hutchison: life suddenly feels better

Monsieur Salut writes: it was a pleasure seeing Rob Hutchison, purveyor of one-word wisdom, in the away-friendly Sir Percy Florence Wetherspoons – and his charming daughter Olivia – before the game. Olivia, 18, has seen every away game so far so deserved the victory we secured. She sent dad’s one-word ratings as he shouted out his verdicts while driving home. ‘Well that was emotional,’ he told her to add, ‘about time we got a break’. Like everyone in the away end, Rob was taken with the mighty performance of Victor Anichebe …

Pickford – 9

PVA – 7 Progressed

Papy – 8 Improved

Kone – 7 Marshalled

Jones – 6 Steady

McNair – 7 Grafted

Pienaar – 7 Unfortunate?

Watmore – 7 Troublesome

N’Dong – 5 Peripheral

Anichebe – 10 Colossus – MOTM

Defoe – 7 Clinical

Denayer – 7 Focused

Gooch – 5

Moyes/Bracewell – 7 Instrumental

Fans – 11 Unique

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5 Responses to “Hutch’s Patch. Arise Sir Victor: Bournemouth reveals a new colossus” Subscribe

  1. Rob November 5, 2016 at 11:13 pm #

    I agree 100% on the Anicehebe rating, he gave all he could. And to think, I doubted his signing. He just might be the catalyst that keeps this lot up.

  2. KenG November 6, 2016 at 9:11 am #

    Vic rubs it in.

  3. malcolm November 6, 2016 at 11:29 am #

    Vic keeps a clear head.

  4. Drummer November 6, 2016 at 6:25 pm #

    Hope the rib injury doesn’t rule the big man out of the Hull game , he was immense.

  5. Jeremy November 7, 2016 at 10:57 am #

    It was indeed a tremendous performance from him. Lets not get carried away because his career history and goals tally suggests that this may be a flash in the pan. Let’s hope not. He looked like the player that we hoped we were getting when we signed Dumbledore, but big Vic has done more than him already.

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