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Offline Toronto Villa

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1980 on: October 08, 2021, 04:30:11 PM »
The best way to shut up even the most obscure TV/radio/internet skeptic about who and what we are is to do it on the pitch year after year. Win things. And even then the focus goes from not knowing who we are to, why arenít we winning more or enough. Criticism and controversy sells even if it comes out of the mouths of nobody we should be giving a fuck about. The more we win the more everyone will know about us. We just havenít done enough of that for a long time.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1981 on: October 08, 2021, 04:59:51 PM »
I wondered why Aston Villa was trending last night on Twitter. Most odd as we didn't have a game. On clicking through I was then confronted with a wall of Portuguese with mentions of this Neto and our Douglas.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1982 on: October 09, 2021, 10:14:09 AM »
Not even on the bench in yesterday's 3-1 win in Venezuela. You'd think they might agree to send him back before the last game if he's not going to make the squad, or is that too much like applying common sense?

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1983 on: October 09, 2021, 12:29:02 PM »
Not even on the bench in yesterday's 3-1 win in Venezuela. You'd think they might agree to send him back before the last game if he's not going to make the squad, or is that too much like applying common sense?
Saving him for the last match, perhaps?

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1984 on: October 09, 2021, 10:08:40 PM »
I thought he was left out of their squad?

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1985 on: October 09, 2021, 10:35:06 PM »
I thought he was left out of their squad?
Called up to replace Casemiro.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1986 on: October 10, 2021, 09:42:41 PM »
On the bench today in Colombia.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1987 on: October 10, 2021, 11:58:58 PM »
... and he stayed there. Finished 0-0 to end Brazil's 100% group record. They will still piss qualification, though.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1988 on: October 22, 2021, 09:24:19 PM »
I am probably on my own but I think he's completely over-rated. I am sure he'd be great for Liverpool or Man City but he's not right for us.  Way too lightweight.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1989 on: October 22, 2021, 09:56:33 PM »
Heís a great player, just not in this abject formation.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1990 on: October 22, 2021, 10:03:02 PM »
Heís so one paced Ö.and itís a very slow one

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1991 on: October 22, 2021, 10:04:30 PM »
Christ...he was probably our best player tonight! McGinn looked like he had won a competition to play next to him...We have to play with 3 in midfield.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1992 on: October 22, 2021, 10:04:47 PM »
Passing was terrible tonight.

Overall though been very good this season.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1993 on: October 22, 2021, 10:08:57 PM »
Wouldnít be sorry to see him leave, Good games far outweighed by mediocrity in his time here.

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Re: Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed
« Reply #1994 on: October 22, 2021, 10:22:09 PM »
Christ...he was probably our best player tonight! McGinn looked like he had won a competition to play next to him...We have to play with 3 in midfield.

You do realise that we have to play with 3 in midfield because Luiz is too lightweight to command the midfield don't you?

 


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