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Author Topic: Gary Gardner - Retired  (Read 116156 times)

Online kippaxvilla2

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #660 on: July 21, 2017, 10:47:49 PM »
On his way out apparently.  Not travelled on the tour.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #661 on: July 21, 2017, 11:14:09 PM »
Before last season I always had high hopes for GG, wasn't to be, pastures new may revive his career. What ever happens top guy and good luck to him

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #662 on: July 21, 2017, 11:30:30 PM »
Awful bad luck with injuries, but has never really looked the part.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #663 on: July 21, 2017, 11:31:51 PM »
Might be a few reasons that he is staying at home, but if he is on his way then good luck to him.  Had really high hopes for him, but I thought he struggled badly at times last season and probably needs to move on at this point.

Offline PeterWithesShin

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #664 on: July 21, 2017, 11:43:32 PM »
Hasn't really looked good enough, but if he goes he leaves with my best wishes for his future*. One of those 'what if' players. So highly rated as a youngster but those two ACL injuries did for him before his career had even really started.


*I reserve the right to change that if he follows his brother's choice of clubs.

Offline ciggiesnbeer

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #665 on: July 21, 2017, 11:52:29 PM »
Good luck to the guy. It was clear to me after seeing his performances on loan at Forest it wasn't going to work out with us but I hope he finds a club and a role that works for him.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #666 on: July 21, 2017, 11:53:40 PM »
I hope we include a sell on clause just in case. I agree with others though, probably be a really good League One player, or lower down the Championship.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #667 on: July 22, 2017, 12:07:43 AM »
I hope we include a sell on clause just in case. I agree with others though, probably be a really good League One player, or lower down the Championship.

He was lower down the Championship last season...unlol.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #668 on: July 22, 2017, 12:30:22 AM »
I think the time has come for Gardner to move on, think there is still a good player in there but he needs to go somewhere where he can get that 15-20 game run in a slightly less pressurised environment. 

Obviously he scored 'that goal' but in hindsight after his injuries he needed a year in league one playing week in week out rather getting 20/25 minutes one week then a start a couple of weeks later.

Hope he fulfills his potential of 5/6 years ago but just can't see that being here now.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #669 on: July 22, 2017, 01:36:05 AM »
He's crap. Get a bit of coin and move on.

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #670 on: July 22, 2017, 01:38:35 AM »
He's crap. Get a bit of coin and move on.

Harsh

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #671 on: July 22, 2017, 01:42:51 AM »
He's crap. Get a bit of coin and move on.

Harsh

No team anywhere near the promotion places will have a player as limited as Gardner.

Offline wittonwarrior

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #672 on: July 22, 2017, 03:35:25 AM »
Tough business professional football. He's not an asset in helping reach the premiership

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #673 on: July 22, 2017, 05:46:32 AM »
Yep, limited.

Offline AV5nobs

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Re: Gary Gardner
« Reply #674 on: July 22, 2017, 06:54:27 AM »
Maybe would have had a better chance had he been raised around a midfield During the early / mid 90s, but certainly has been poor around a shocking squad for years.

Good luck but being a Villain isn't enough.