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Author Topic: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED  (Read 18341 times)

Online Deano's Mullet

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #240 on: November 01, 2017, 10:10:19 PM »
He does the simple things and he does them very well. And Jedinak is a great player to bring on to kill a game off.

Offline Toronto Villa

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #241 on: November 01, 2017, 10:11:02 PM »
Heís been much better with Onomah beside him. Not having to do more than just break up play and be a nuisance. Before he was doing way too much, was unfit and making a lot of errors. Much improved.

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #242 on: November 02, 2017, 11:45:33 AM »
He goes about his business without much fuss stays out of the limelight and does the job which is asked of him played well recently.

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #243 on: November 02, 2017, 11:50:28 AM »
Starting to really come good now. He'd be in my best starting 11 even with everyone fit. Id play him alongside Jedinak with Hourahane, Adomah and Kodjia further forward playing off Davis.

Offline Matt Collins

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #244 on: November 02, 2017, 08:13:31 PM »
It's counter intuitive but in the last two games, once we've brought Jedi in alongside Whelan, we've actually stepped up our attacking

Might be a coincidence, or perhaps they form an impenetrable barrier that allows us to break from higher up the pitch?

Offline Newby

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #245 on: November 02, 2017, 09:08:05 PM »
I like the Whelan, Jedinak combo. Would love to see Albert, Hourihane and Kodjia playing off Davis. Snodgrass, Onomah and Grealish as back up. What a decent side.

Offline MoetVillan

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #246 on: November 02, 2017, 10:00:49 PM »
I work with a Stoke fan. He was absolutely gutted that Whelan left, and keeps showing me the form for Stoke and villa since he left. Hard working, and he takes the hits ok

Offline XXVilla

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #247 on: November 04, 2017, 08:56:10 AM »
I think Glenn Whelan does a thankless job for us. There. Iíve said it

Offline London Villan

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #248 on: November 04, 2017, 09:22:32 AM »
When they both play it allows the attacking 4 to move 15 yards further  up the pitch.

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #249 on: November 04, 2017, 10:11:46 AM »
Still not sure about him playing in a two man midfield and not sure about him and Jedinak starting a game together.  Either of those two playing the defensive midfield role in a three man midfield  would be fine though, especially away from home.

Offline bill

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #250 on: November 04, 2017, 11:40:50 PM »
Honestly......I just donít think heís very good.

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #251 on: November 04, 2017, 11:49:37 PM »
He's still a crap box to box midfielder. Once again, Hourihane was dropping deep whilst Old Man Glenn went chasing the ball.

Well done, Steve.

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #252 on: December 02, 2017, 10:46:59 PM »
Excellent second half v Leeds

Excellent v Ipswich

Not getting enough credit at the moment

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #253 on: December 03, 2017, 09:54:18 AM »
He's still a crap box to box midfielder. Once again, Hourihane was dropping deep whilst Old Man Glenn went chasing the ball.

Well done, Steve.

10 points out of the last 12 I make it though.

Well done, Steve.

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Re: Glenn Whelan - SIGNED
« Reply #254 on: December 03, 2017, 09:57:40 AM »
As for Whelan, I think he's been decent so far. You need players are going to sit deep and break up play and he's good at that.