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Author Topic: Tommy Elphick - signed  (Read 49360 times)

Offline Villa Lew

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Tommy Elphick - signed
« on: June 15, 2016, 03:22:34 PM »
According to Sky Sports, Bournemouth have accepted our 3m bid for Tommy Elphick.
« Last Edit: June 20, 2016, 06:18:03 PM by dave.woodhall »

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2016, 03:26:31 PM »
Fingers-crossed, the first of a number of new arrivals. The fact that fans of Bournemouth, who pissed our division when they were here, seem gutted about his seemingly-imminent departure suggests that he could be an excellent signing.

The team needs leaders and hopefully he'll fit the bill.

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #2 on: June 15, 2016, 03:31:05 PM »
Excellent news if true, glad to see a management structure capable of identifying and (fingers crossed) acquiring targets.

Hopefully his signing will prove to be a Boon. 

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #3 on: June 15, 2016, 03:32:07 PM »
Did i see an article saying he will be coming in as captain?

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #4 on: June 15, 2016, 03:44:52 PM »
The scoop was broken by me, I've heard Messi and Ronaldo next, his value has dropped after yesterday so probably 30m plus add ons

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2016, 03:51:11 PM »
Is he any good?

Offline Toronto Villa

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2016, 03:51:21 PM »
Tommy's pre game ritual. Coming to the Holte End in August


Offline Nev

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #7 on: June 15, 2016, 04:01:40 PM »
Whenever I hear his name I think of the Elephant Man. The combination of Elephant and Merrick does it I think.

"I am not an animal, I am the captain of the shiiide".

Offline billhicks

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #8 on: June 15, 2016, 04:31:59 PM »
Hope he's as good as the last centre half we got from Bournemouth

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #9 on: June 15, 2016, 04:41:12 PM »
Pity we can't get Callum Wilson from Bournemouth as well.

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #10 on: June 15, 2016, 04:51:01 PM »
Whenever I hear his name I think of the Elephant Man. The combination of Elephant and Merrick does it I think.

Funny that as it makes me think of Michael Elphick and for that reason this signing would be a Boon.

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #11 on: June 15, 2016, 04:55:36 PM »
Right or left side central defender ?

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #12 on: June 15, 2016, 05:31:07 PM »


Looks like we are signing a mentalist - welcome  :)

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #13 on: June 15, 2016, 05:44:00 PM »


Looks like we are signing a mentalist - welcome  :)

see above ;)

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Re: Tommy Elphick
« Reply #14 on: June 15, 2016, 05:50:58 PM »


Looks like we are signing a mentalist - welcome  :)

Love him already.

see above ;)