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Online nigel

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Re: Bertrand Traore - Signed
« Reply #810 on: April 11, 2021, 01:17:44 PM »
Given that a fair few were saying Konsa and Target weren’t good enough last season, and seeing the level they are at now, knocking on the England door, shows that players need to settle into a new team.
It’s much to early to consider binning.
I like the fact that we’ve a player that can be breathtakingly brilliant. That will always be there.
Not so keen on the breathtakingly daft things. They can be got rid of.



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Re: Bertrand Traore - Signed
« Reply #811 on: April 11, 2021, 01:21:04 PM »
He's one of those players that would probably be described as an enigma. Great skill last week for one of the goals last week against Fulham, but really poor yesterday. I thought he should have come off at half-time. Imo he didn't look up for it yesterday, too many sloppy passes, and going over at the slightest touch. Its down to the manager to make any decisions regarding his future, but Dean Smith should be telling him to cut out the diving. Personally I don't think he warrants a starting place right now, but equally I wouldn't be looking to sell him either. I think if you had to sum him up it would be something like: can be very skillful, but needs time to adapt to the physicallity of the Premier League.

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Re: Bertrand Traore - Signed
« Reply #812 on: April 11, 2021, 01:29:47 PM »
Being critical of a player doesn't make them a scapegoat. There are players who you like and those maybe you don't. Other people feel differently.

Unless it's offensive it's all good.

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Re: Bertrand Traore - Signed
« Reply #813 on: April 11, 2021, 01:38:01 PM »
Even if you are a really great player and you are playing crap you should be dropped and work hard on the training track to get back. It doesn'y help the rest of the team if an out of form player keeps getting picked, all selections should be made on the basis of how well they are playing.

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« Reply #814 on: April 11, 2021, 03:11:35 PM »
Every other player has been impacted by Jack’s absence. Every other player has less space to play in because Jack not only attracts more than one player when he has the ball he opens up space other players to play in. When you give a player like Traore to play in he takes advantage and looks better than he actually is. When you compress his space as teams now do he can struggle at times. It doesn’t make him a bad player. Unless the manager is able to account for Jack’s absence every player will look less than their actual ability.

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« Reply #815 on: April 11, 2021, 03:32:48 PM »
So were a one man team then if the manager cannot litigate the loss of the one player somewhat and everyone looks poor without him. We might as well dispose of the role of manager.

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Re: Bertrand Traore - Signed
« Reply #816 on: April 11, 2021, 03:41:03 PM »
So were a one man team then if the manager cannot litigate the loss of the one player somewhat and everyone looks poor without him. We might as well dispose of the role of manager.

Dean Smith purely statistically, and before you go to the eye test is not doing anything to disprove that theory.

 


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