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Author Topic: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20  (Read 39133 times)

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #255 on: February 05, 2020, 09:24:46 PM »
For those who watch regularly, what are your thoughts on Mungo Bridge (apart from having a great name and the possibility of reusing the old U-gooooo chants!)? I was just reading that he'd been invited to join first team training on a number of occasions this year and Smith really likes him.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #256 on: February 05, 2020, 10:07:22 PM »
For those who watch regularly, what are your thoughts on Mungo Bridge (apart from having a great name and the possibility of reusing the old U-gooooo chants!)? I was just reading that he'd been invited to join first team training on a number of occasions this year and Smith really likes him.

I've not seen much of him but when we offered him a pro contract he had an offer from AC Milan as well.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #257 on: February 06, 2020, 08:45:39 AM »
Mungo, Ramsey and Barry to prosper and try not to make us cry about Jack when the time comes.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #258 on: February 06, 2020, 06:44:02 PM »
Mungo, Ramsey and Barry to prosper and try not to make us cry about Jack when the time comes.

And Ramsey (his brother) and you can't have this discussion without mentioning Archer or Legion will hunt you down, I've heard good things about Tyreik Wright as well.

I think it's fair to say we have a few good prospects.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #259 on: February 06, 2020, 07:02:42 PM »
Damn right! There is an article in the B Mail today highlighting our 5 best academy prospects. Archer, Barry, Vassilev, Ramsey and Bridge.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #261 on: February 08, 2020, 03:47:54 PM »
I dont understand Hepburn-Murphy playing for Derby's U23s instead of getting big boys football at Tranmere even if he didn't always start for them. He scored for Derby this morning but why not just put him back in our reserves? Unless a pre-contract to join Derby in the summer has been agreed but it's an odd one.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #262 on: February 08, 2020, 07:45:55 PM »
If so, I suspect that I will not be the only poster on here to be severely pissed off!!

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #263 on: February 09, 2020, 12:58:45 AM »
I'm guessing it's for match fitness as he had only played about 20 mins since boxing day.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #264 on: February 09, 2020, 10:21:38 AM »
Yeah against Yanited in the FA Cup where he looked decent!  Still think there's a player there who should be ahead of Vassilev in the pecking-order.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #265 on: February 09, 2020, 08:37:16 PM »
I agree. He's a horribly underdeveloped talent.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #266 on: February 15, 2020, 07:38:34 PM »
Hopefully we don't blow that lead.


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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #267 on: February 16, 2020, 01:05:08 AM »
The presenter looks dubious.

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #268 on: February 16, 2020, 07:07:50 PM »
Can the men's team have 15 of those points?

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Re: Reserves, Academy and Women 2019-20
« Reply #269 on: February 22, 2020, 10:04:24 PM »
Under 18ís drew 3-3 with Norwich today. Two goals and an assist for Louie Barry.

 


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