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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1590 on: November 21, 2019, 01:54:42 PM »
Where does SJM play for Scotland.
Surely we should be pushing him up the pitch as he is one of a few players that might actually score.

Offline Demitri_C

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1591 on: November 22, 2019, 07:25:04 AM »
We don't usually say it as we tend to pay over the odds but mcginn has to be one of our biggest ever bargains. A real gem.

I think he may go for big money next summer if one of the big boys comes calling .

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1592 on: November 22, 2019, 07:51:01 AM »
If we stay up this season (which we will), with our owners we will be one of the big boys.

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1593 on: November 22, 2019, 08:37:16 AM »
If we stay up this season (which we will), with our owners we will be one of the big boys.

Every indication is that they're being cautious this season, then when we stay up it's stratosphere time

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1594 on: November 23, 2019, 10:04:49 AM »
If we stay up this season (which we will), with our owners we will be one of the big boys.

Every indication is that they're being cautious this season, then when we stay up it's stratosphere time


It's the staying up bit that is key, and if their caution sends us down, then it's another year wasted and having to completely rebuild.

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1595 on: November 23, 2019, 01:29:11 PM »
For club and country, McGinn has scored as many goals this season as Lionel Messi.

(I'm just posting this before the latter, inevitably, scores today).

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1596 on: November 23, 2019, 05:01:38 PM »
If we stay up this season (which we will), with our owners we will be one of the big boys.

Every indication is that they're being cautious this season, then when we stay up it's stratosphere time


It's the staying up bit that is key, and if their caution sends us down, then it's another year wasted and having to completely rebuild.
We have the January transfer window to address our concerns - you honestly think they will not invest and the management team have not identified their targets?

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1597 on: November 23, 2019, 05:09:36 PM »
I was hoping SJM wouldnt play in one of their games, seeing as he looked pretty knackered before he went off with them.

Fingers crossed he's bang at it on Monday night.

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1598 on: November 23, 2019, 05:12:32 PM »
If we stay up this season (which we will), with our owners we will be one of the big boys.

Every indication is that they're being cautious this season, then when we stay up it's stratosphere time


It's the staying up bit that is key, and if their caution sends us down, then it's another year wasted and having to completely rebuild.
We have the January transfer window to address our concerns - you honestly think they will not invest and the management team have not identified their targets?

I hope so.  But then I didn't think they'd leave us so short up front during the summer window, so who knows.

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1599 on: November 24, 2019, 06:35:06 AM »
We have the January transfer window to address our concerns - you honestly think they will not invest and the management team have not identified their targets?
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I hope so.  But then I didn't think they'd leave us so short up front during the summer window, so who knows.
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Fair comment

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1600 on: November 24, 2019, 10:46:54 AM »
Grealish's absence is similar to Sid's lack of call-ups.
Really? - I don't think Grealish has yet played anything like enough top-flight games, in the way that Sid had. Maybe by the end of this season he'll have provied himself.

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1601 on: November 24, 2019, 03:22:08 PM »
Not sure if this has already been posted but it certainly brought a smile to my face. Brilliant stuff.

https://twitter.com/AvfcGhana/status/1193832509177581568

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1602 on: November 24, 2019, 07:10:13 PM »
I see Bruce thinks John is only good enough for a mid table team:

“Newcastle manager and former Villa boss Steve Bruce claimed McGinn was currently performing "at Man United level" such have been his high standards of late”

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1603 on: November 24, 2019, 07:59:24 PM »
I see Bruce thinks John is only good enough for a mid table team:

“Newcastle manager and former Villa boss Steve Bruce claimed McGinn was currently performing "at Man United level" such have been his high standards of late”
And people wonder why he gets so much stick.

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Re: John McGinn - signed
« Reply #1604 on: November 25, 2019, 11:12:36 AM »
I've seen Bruce say McGinn was probably his best ever signing but I'm sure I've read somewhere that it was the owners who wanted to bring him in and Bruce was reluctant. Has anybody else seen similar?

 


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