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John Wright
@Johnnnn92
24, Stadium Head Groundsman at Southampton Football Club.
Followers: 2441
Following: 812
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Member since: Sun 15 Jan 2012


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Still time to apply to become part of our match day team at St Mary's. Apply below: https://t.co/Je6qrtDxvB
Fri 23 Jun 11:32
2017
A noticeable difference already. Photos taken around 24 hours apart. #SaintsFC https://t.co/m4rRJvWih1
Tue 20 Jun 18:10
2017
@blondiesaint @SouthamptonFC @adgray13 @dogpockets Yes. We keep it covered to aid the germination process and stop… https://t.co/3Afo0EHyAT
Mon 19 Jun 17:45
2017
First sign of shoots this morning 🌱🌱Just over 100 hours since we finished seeding. #SaintsFC https://t.co/ddHupQcw3d
Mon 19 Jun 10:38
2017
Renovation finally underway at St Mary's @SouthamptonFC @crl_info #saintsfc #renovation https://t.co/hOgo9rPczS
Mon 12 Jun 13:14
2017
Visit to Anfield whilst under construction. @DAVID__ROBERTS @Davemc481 & @Mike__Dobson thanks for your time today. https://t.co/kzRQyTbo32
Thu 1 Jun 18:26
2017
And it begins... Pitch being covered for Robbie Williams. https://t.co/WkAJRpQQtS
Wed 31 May 17:30
2017
@SAINTSINFRANCE @dogpockets @adgray13 Yes Robbie, pitch works start 12th June. We have corporate games 21st-30th Ma… https://t.co/jWapU2Rilb
Fri 26 May 11:46
2017
Finishing touches for our last Premier League fixture this season. @SouthamptonFC v @stokecity #SaintsFC https://t.co/vZm4GEvAMl
Sun 21 May 12:22
2017
@liamdanielbone @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets @adgray13 @premierleague Thanks for the kind words Liam, but I can't agr… https://t.co/drFEPmnaS0
Tue 16 May 21:18
2017
@clawsfour 🀣 #WeMowOn love it!!! πŸ‘πŸ»
Tue 16 May 21:11
2017
@rogerlupton No problem Roger, you are more than welcome anytime. Hope Joe and Luke enjoyed the trip. See you again shortly. πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Tue 16 May 19:58
2017
@liamdanielbone @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets @adgray13 @premierleague Just for fun Liam. Not allowed to do it next se… https://t.co/xjJ2Dvdhmb
Tue 16 May 19:29
2017
@SaintKate80 @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets @adgray13 As Connor stated to help assistants Kate. New rule introduced by… https://t.co/EhCu0ucM8T
Tue 16 May 19:18
2017
@Hackneyboy60 @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets @adgray13 @premierleague 12th June. The surface will be stripped clean wit… https://t.co/lVjMxXk3An
Tue 16 May 19:11
2017
The last wild design at St Mary's. It was fun whilst it lasted. @SouthamptonFC #SaintsFC @dogpockets @adgray13… https://t.co/SGKobEZVV4
Tue 16 May 16:00
2017
@SAINTSINFRANCE @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets Thanks Robbie, we have one more pattern up our sleeve to end this season… https://t.co/91N7341QeL
Thu 11 May 00:13
2017
Ready for @SouthamptonFC v @Arsenal #SaintsFC #cirlces #fun #teamwork https://t.co/8EUKrNNT4q
Wed 10 May 17:35
2017
@saint_nick1980 @SouthamptonFC @adgray13 @dogpockets Just a bit of fun Nick. As of next season the Premier League h… https://t.co/zG5kYUgxJf
Tue 9 May 19:10
2017
Sneaky peak of tomorrow's pitch pattern. @SouthamptonFC #SaintsFC #teamwork #circles https://t.co/Lz3rrIPx96
Tue 9 May 14:24
2017
Diagonal pitch pattern today at St Mary's. @SouthamptonFC v @HullCity #saintsfc #teamwork #original #fibresand https://t.co/JJcYjQ12ee
Sat 29 Apr 12:27
2017
Groundsman conference today at Twickenham, congratulations to the winners of grounds teams of the season 2016/17 an… https://t.co/7Y6QQuy4Z1
Wed 26 Apr 17:01
2017
@SAINTSINFRANCE That's the main thing, well done. Safe journey back to France with the little one. πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Sun 23 Apr 18:12
2017
@SAINTSINFRANCE Thanks Robbie, how did you get on?
Sun 23 Apr 17:46
2017
First half marathon completed in 1.42.36. Pleased to say the least with next to no training and… https://t.co/zbjoFtUJcE
Sun 23 Apr 13:38
2017
All ready for tonight's game. @dogpockets should be on the white line marker more oftenπŸ‘ŒπŸ» #saintsfc https://t.co/2czmtt6X0Z
Fri 21 Apr 16:44
2017
Good days work with @dogpockets half way through prep for tomorrow. @SouthamptonFC v @ManCity #saintsfc #teamwork… https://t.co/Xv1dCVV7x4
Fri 14 Apr 15:52
2017
Finishing touches for @SouthamptonFC v @afcbournemouth first use of the new STADIUM PRO goals supplied by @HarrodUK… https://t.co/3kThwtimHN
Sat 1 Apr 14:31
2017
@WackoJacko1974 @adgray13 sun would of contributed Lee, but the weather is just as miserable as you are today. 😜 https://t.co/kICRGe15kP
Wed 29 Mar 12:19
2017
Solidity and root development, since our first application of XL ProBio products 6 weeks ago, working well with Su… https://t.co/5oQ46VCPWm
Wed 29 Mar 11:27
2017
Thoroughly enjoyed both days of the @SGLsystem Masterclass 2017. Great company and a very worthwhile experience. https://t.co/Vz5wRCxGvh
Thu 23 Mar 17:32
2017
Very productive first day at the SGL Masterclass 2017. Great to see some familiar faces and meet some new ones.… https://t.co/JvV6G9FLga
Wed 22 Mar 17:46
2017
@Darrenlees84 @SouthamptonFC @ChelseaFC @adgray13 @dogpockets 26 days until our next use now too Daz. 😁
Tue 7 Mar 07:37
2017
30 days since our last use. All ready for the U23's fixture tonight at St Mary's. @SouthamptonFC v @ChelseaFC… https://t.co/4tunHVyK1v
Mon 6 Mar 16:22
2017
@cheque197 @adgray13 @dogpockets We have a game on Monday U23's fixture v Chelsea.
Fri 3 Mar 08:38
2017
@mishimp @adgray13 @dogpockets Thanks Phil.
Fri 3 Mar 07:42
2017
@ConnorBrady14 @shaunbutton33 @adgray13 @dogpockets Thanks Connor, how are things at the Ricoh?
Thu 2 Mar 20:40
2017
@danparker87 Thanks Dan πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Thu 2 Mar 20:35
2017
@shaunbutton33 @adgray13 @dogpockets Thanks Shaun. πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Thu 2 Mar 20:32
2017
@Andy_T21 @adgray13 @dogpockets Thanks Andy, 1 game in 8 weeks ATM, very fortunate. Take the good with the bad, it's what we all do. πŸ™‚
Thu 2 Mar 20:32
2017
@johnledwidge @adgray13 @dogpockets Thanks John. πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Thu 2 Mar 20:32
2017
Nearly 4 weeks since our last fixture at St Mary's, pitch is recovering nicely from a rest. #saintsfc #teamwork β˜€οΈπŸŒ±β€¦ https://t.co/tqCxtArVRa
Thu 2 Mar 17:04
2017
Rotary mow today at St Mary's with the new brushes on the mowers. Supplied and fitted by @sportsmetals simple but a… https://t.co/9ONTf00r2j
Fri 10 Feb 15:51
2017
Ready for @SouthamptonFC v @WestHamUtd #saintsfc https://t.co/oejAqTKjyX
Sat 4 Feb 11:37
2017
@RobinWilcox68 thanks Rob, last spread 12-0-12 start of Jan. Sprayed liquid 12-0-8, and other @rigbytaylor supplements on Tuesday.
Sat 28 Jan 15:23
2017
Busy morning with @dogpockets and @melon2711 we are ready for @SouthamptonFC v @Arsenal @EmiratesFACup #saintsfc… https://t.co/CfooSfJ62J
Sat 28 Jan 14:11
2017
Was great to see you @MichaelWalker22 @Mike__Dobson & @Davemc481 thank you for your time. look forward to meeting with you all again shortly
Thu 26 Jan 20:22
2017
@mishimp @dogpockets @adgray13 Thanks Phil, great from a distance. It is starting to show that it is tired though closer up.
Sat 21 Jan 18:52
2017
Pitch prepped today with @dogpockets for tomorrow's fixture. Almost ready to go. @SouthamptonFC v @LCFC #saintsfc https://t.co/JlCiVdSKB4
Sat 21 Jan 18:05
2017
Ready nice and early for the @EmiratesFACup @SouthamptonFC v @NorwichCityFC good days work so far with @dogpockets… https://t.co/Z6tyMeBefh
Wed 18 Jan 16:05
2017
Bit of a cold start this morning ❄️ https://t.co/Nt8vCG8oaD
Wed 18 Jan 08:18
2017
Ready for tonight @SouthamptonFC v @LFC #saintsfc #EFLCup #teamwork https://t.co/cqbsTI6vCt
Wed 11 Jan 16:47
2017
Last game of 2016 at St Mary's today @SouthamptonFC v @WBA #saintsfc https://t.co/8ytQ6pQOQq
Sat 31 Dec 12:41
2016
Ready for @SouthamptonFC v @SpursOfficial @adgray13 @dogpockets #saintsfc https://t.co/xlKBwNKqOb
Wed 28 Dec 16:11
2016
Another night under the lights at St Mary's @SouthamptonFC U23's v @ReadingFC #saintsfc #CheckatradeTrophy https://t.co/npvDOGEWxi
Wed 21 Dec 16:39
2016
Back to the @premierleague at St Mary's today @SouthamptonFC v @Boro #saintsfc https://t.co/NTZCY6tKff
Sun 11 Dec 12:13
2016
Last touches for tonight's game @SouthamptonFC v Hapoel Beer Sheva #saintsfc #UEL #teamwork https://t.co/FAoH85eDhv
Thu 8 Dec 15:56
2016
Preparing for Hapoel Beer Sheva training tonight. Photo taken by @J_beezo @SouthamptonFC @EuropaLeague #saintsfc https://t.co/kNSG7nDwOp
Wed 7 Dec 15:58
2016
All set for @SouthamptonFC v @Everton #saintsfc https://t.co/WK723Z1LNF
Sun 27 Nov 13:39
2016
From the roof of St Mary's. Taken by T.G.Baker installing the new sound system. #saintsfc https://t.co/wWC1UBdnTq
Wed 23 Nov 19:57
2016
Who said Groundsmen always look miserable? Great effort tonight lads β˜”οΈ #saintsfc #WinterIsHere https://t.co/jCPV6kc2cy
Sat 19 Nov 19:34
2016
Pitch is ready for use number 18 this season at St Mary's. @SouthamptonFC v @LFC #saintsfc https://t.co/UpU5pj7SH1
Sat 19 Nov 12:41
2016
And we go again... @SouthamptonFC v @Inter @EuropaLeague #saintsfc #UEL #teamwork https://t.co/KBtRzMkRQe
Thu 3 Nov 16:59
2016
St Mary's ready for @Inter training session tonight @EuropaLeague #UEL #saintsfc https://t.co/U8kqXTHBiJ
Wed 2 Nov 15:57
2016
Pitch is ready to go @SouthamptonFC v @ChelseaFC #saintsfc #SOUCHE @adgray13 @dogpockets https://t.co/NB7neiJ3yt
Sun 30 Oct 13:22
2016
A fair few miles covered today with @dogpockets as we start prepping for Sunday's fixture #saintsfc #teamwork https://t.co/kVXSH2aeln
Fri 28 Oct 19:01
2016
Good days work with @dogpockets preparing for the visit of @BurnleyOfficial tomorrow at St Mary's @SouthamptonFC… https://t.co/9oiYCy1ceq
Sat 15 Oct 17:28
2016
Ready for the U23's 5th use in 10 days. Pitch won't be the only thing that appreciates a rest after tonight.… https://t.co/0PkGsi6uxz
Fri 23 Sep 15:28
2016
@tbm321 @adgray13 @dogpockets Sparta training session on the 14th, game 15th, Swansea 18th, Palace today, and we also have U23's on Friday πŸ˜…
Wed 21 Sep 17:42
2016
Pitch is ready for its 4th use in 8 days @SouthamptonFC v @CPFC #saintsfc #EFLCup #teamwork https://t.co/ehDwqSh1GY
Wed 21 Sep 17:15
2016
And we go again... @SouthamptonFC v @SwansOfficial @premierleague #saintsfc #teamwork https://t.co/iE6XYg0QwD
Sun 18 Sep 11:46
2016
Good to have European football back at St Mary's tonight. @SouthamptonFC v @ACSparta_EN #saintsfc #UEL https://t.co/jQjmEYwxRQ
Thu 15 Sep 16:49
2016
Finishing pitch prep at St Mary's ready for @ACSparta_EN training tonight. ⚽️ #UEFA #EuropaLeague #saintsfc https://t.co/Mq0kunbdkp
Wed 14 Sep 15:15
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets @adgray13 thanks Robbie, Wednesday night ref and Sparta training session to contend with first πŸ˜‰
Tue 13 Sep 10:32
2016
Nearly!! πŸ˜œπŸ™Š @SunderlandAFC #saintsfc https://t.co/ca9lRw2pnd
Sat 27 Aug 14:28
2016
We are ready!! @SouthamptonFC v @SunderlandAFC #saintsfc @dogpockets @adgray13 https://t.co/WxvCqeetoa
Sat 27 Aug 12:46
2016
Pitch preparation today with @dogpockets for @SouthamptonFC v @SunderlandAFC #saintsfc #Teamwork #original #pattern https://t.co/SBflJGAwam
Fri 26 Aug 17:09
2016
St Mary's looking nice in the sun after a cut today @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc @dogpockets @adgray13 https://t.co/jPjzgEGUll
Wed 24 Aug 13:31
2016
Finishing touches for our first @premierleague fixture @SouthamptonFC v @WatfordFC #teamwork #saintsfc #pitchpattern https://t.co/JD2VjMWp8R
Sat 13 Aug 12:45
2016
@janecalamity69 @dogpockets @adgray13 weather would of contributed to drying it in areas that had less water but ball movement was fine IMO
Mon 8 Aug 11:20
2016
@janecalamity69 @dogpockets @adgray13 Pitch was fine for speed No different to usual we water pre match &half time to help the ball movement
Mon 8 Aug 11:08
2016
Saturday shift with @dogpockets half way through preparing for tomorrow's friendly @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/7oNpcnvYjO
Sat 6 Aug 14:16
2016
Post match clean up done raked, rotary and divotted all again Sunday @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/NPDq1aW87A
Wed 3 Aug 23:51
2016
Ready for our first use ahead of the 2016/17 season @SouthamptonFC v @RCDEspanyol #saintsfc https://t.co/8HtKqoWUf5
Wed 3 Aug 17:41
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE @dogpockets @adgray13 thanks for the compliment Robbie, just doing our job πŸ™‚
Sun 17 Jul 14:50
2016
Just under 5 weeks old. Nice to see a bit of sunshine down south it's only taken until nearly mid JulyπŸŒ±β˜€οΈ #saintsfc https://t.co/5FYtOIo3U8
Wed 13 Jul 13:50
2016
A bit of a different afternoon replacing under soil heating pipes with @dogpockets #saintsfc https://t.co/xepYoUcRt8
Mon 11 Jul 18:20
2016
4 weeks old. All starting to come together nicely 🌱⚽️ @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/bumgXDNwNs
Fri 8 Jul 12:55
2016
@marcgreen17 @SouthamptonFC @adgray13 @dogpockets neither we use Maintain from Rigby Taylor
Fri 1 Jul 16:56
2016
22 days old time to get some growth regulator down with some liquid fertiliser @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/AJ2PLnIzZH
Fri 1 Jul 12:43
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE no worries only so much you can write in a post on Twitter could go a lot more in depth. Things are all good here thanks πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Wed 29 Jun 19:40
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE desso are plastic fibres stitched8" down in a V shape stabilising the rootzone making it more resistant to damage duringplay
Wed 29 Jun 19:32
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE a good thing IMO but each to there own. We are not a multi use stadium solely football so don't warrant the cost of a desso.
Wed 29 Jun 19:16
2016
2/2 @CPFC @SunderlandAFC is a fibrelastic between us the only 4 remaining pitches in the @premierleague without a desso reinforcement.
Wed 29 Jun 17:55
2016
1/2 @CPFC I can confirm @SouthamptonFC is not a desso grassmaster it is a fibresand based pitch along with @afcbournemouth and @Boro
Wed 29 Jun 17:55
2016
@DazHawkins the main reason is to clean up any debris left on top of the playing surface that has been kicked out during the game πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Wed 22 Jun 18:30
2016
Looking good after a rotary mow and application of @Sustane_NF @SouthamptonFC @dogpockets @adgray13 #saintsfc https://t.co/Kq9bGnnXev
Wed 22 Jun 17:35
2016
12 days from seeding and first cut at St Mary's today with @dogpockets @adgray13 @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/W2vspVacCJ
Tue 21 Jun 17:54
2016
Such a difference in growth within 24 hours from first germinating 🌱@adgray13 @dogpockets @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/ubXddTxZi2
Wed 15 Jun 09:17
2016
First sign of shoots at St Mary's. Off we go... 🌱🌱🌱🌱 @SouthamptonFC @adgray13 @dogpockets #saintsfc https://t.co/dlvsW7KAQr
Tue 14 Jun 10:58
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE @adgray13 @dogpockets nothing yet Robbie maybe Wednesday we might start seeing some shoots. Will keep you updated πŸ™‚πŸŒ±πŸŒ±πŸŒ±
Mon 13 Jun 13:56
2016
Spreading @Sustane_NF 4-6-4 organic fertiliser followed by @dogpockets spreading swing 14-3-19 #saintsfc https://t.co/4yhblh31ZZ
Thu 9 Jun 16:20
2016
End of renovation day three. Pitch levelled ready for seeding after two passes with the Rotor Rake #saintsfc https://t.co/DYGNhJWYsP
Wed 8 Jun 21:00
2016
First pass with the Rotor Rake accurately levelling and preparing the surface ready for seeding #saintsfc @crl_info https://t.co/N89d5VS5SB
Wed 8 Jun 14:10
2016
All new fibre rootzone material mixed in with the existing reinforced profile now to be levelled again #saintsfc https://t.co/KhDCngeW6O
Tue 7 Jun 20:17
2016
80/20 rootzone with 0.3% fibre content all spread at St Mary's now ready for the power Harrow @Lalley16 #saintsfc https://t.co/UDZWfu5r2r
Tue 7 Jun 14:37
2016
Renovation day one complete surface cleaned long day for myself @adgray13 @dogpockets back at it tomorrow #saintsfc https://t.co/LTtbVTXwyE
Mon 6 Jun 22:32
2016
@saintliana @SouthamptonFC @adgray13 he is my boss Grounds Manager in charge of both sites most important man of the team πŸ˜‰
Mon 6 Jun 18:56
2016
Looking forward to renovation Monday and starting again nearly the end of 3 weeks nonstop corporate events #saintsfc https://t.co/sNf57C0LUy
Sat 4 Jun 15:12
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE @TheDanJames @dogpockets got the flag Dan just missing the pole. Surely it should be the other way πŸ˜• https://t.co/AdwXKyfDDM
Fri 3 Jun 22:07
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE @dogpockets load of bollocks just a publicity stunt Robbie Sure YouTube have burnt that bridge with SFC all for a few likes
Fri 3 Jun 22:04
2016
@SAINTSINFRANCE @dogpockets sure will Robbie it all starts next Monday πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Tue 31 May 16:47
2016
Pitch ready for the last @premierleague game of the season @SouthamptonFC v @CPFC 3 points please #saintsfc https://t.co/sRPNEFIcBN
Sun 15 May 12:42
2016
@KenzieBenali @SouthamptonFC just doing my job #sorrynotsorry πŸ˜‰
Sun 1 May 22:28
2016
Pitch finally ready @SouthamptonFC v @MCFC #saintsfc @premierleague #SOUMCFC #teamwork #standards https://t.co/qrokMmUICm
Sun 1 May 13:11
2016
Strong pattern for tomorrow's game @SouthamptonFC v @MCFC half way through prep #saintsfc #BPL #Teamwork https://t.co/gQIS7RuknV
Sat 30 Apr 13:53
2016
Good days work. Drag brushed, Dennised, verti-cut and sprayed. @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc https://t.co/fpDz0moRHJ
Wed 27 Apr 16:10
2016
Finishing touches with @dogpockets for tonight's U21's game @SouthamptonFC v @ManUtd #saintsfc https://t.co/zs4HNfOeak
Mon 25 Apr 15:25
2016
@dogpockets @astro_timpeake haha thanks hopefully you hear from me shortly if not something went wrong πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰
Sun 10 Apr 17:20
2016
@dogpockets @astro_timpeake absolutely unreal out here. I can see why you couldn't stop talking about it since you have been back yourself πŸ˜†
Sun 10 Apr 17:14
2016
Ready for @SouthamptonFC v @NUFC #saintsfc #BPL https://t.co/WMUh2rU5Yu
Sat 9 Apr 12:30
2016
@KellySFCLaurent @foreversaint_ @adgray13 @SAINTSINFRANCE @dogpockets wait and see πŸ˜‰ myself Andy and Danny have time to think of design πŸ‘πŸ»
Fri 8 Apr 18:45
2016
@foreversaint_ @adgray13 @SAINTSINFRANCE @KellySFCLaurent @dogpockets we like to design new patterns not use others as good as it looks πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸ»
Fri 8 Apr 18:32
2016
Not far from ready for tomorrow @SouthamptonFC v @NUFC #saintsfc #BPL https://t.co/uiJ1oXdTd3
Fri 8 Apr 13:18
2016
@mishimp @dogpockets thanks Phil I agree with the colour one positive this season πŸ˜‰
Sat 2 Apr 13:21
2016
@DARTHVADER_666 @adgray13 @dogpockets thank you, we try our best πŸ™‚
Sat 2 Apr 11:53
2016
@DARTHVADER_666 all depends on current grass growth, the weather and more would say at least 3 times a week more if we have a game scheduled
Fri 1 Apr 20:57
2016
Cut, sprayed, and put to bed for the weekend with @dogpockets @SouthamptonFC #saintsfc #BPL https://t.co/lB1KBXXWxN
Fri 1 Apr 16:04
2016