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Author Topic: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed  (Read 69817 times)

Offline john e

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #600 on: July 25, 2021, 06:07:55 PM »
I still say Nakamba is better than Gueye was at the same stage. He is stronger all round and as the potential to be the perfect anchorman.

Hes no Ron Burgandy.

Remember someone on here met a Ex Villa player I think at a Stoke game think he was called Graves
No one could find hide nor hair of him in the history books

Offline jwarry

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #601 on: July 25, 2021, 07:07:36 PM »
Best player on the park yesterday.  He has clearly learned and has stepped up a level and might well save us a lot of money

Offline Risso

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #602 on: July 25, 2021, 09:21:05 PM »
I still say Nakamba is better than Gueye was at the same stage. He is stronger all round and as the potential to be the perfect anchorman.

Hes no Ron Burgandy.

Remember someone on here met a Ex Villa player I think at a Stoke game think he was called Graves
No one could find hide nor hair of him in the history books

Andrew Greaves! Stuff of H&V folklore!

Offline not3bad

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #603 on: July 25, 2021, 09:29:04 PM »
Marv will be vital in the early part of the season when Doug is still recovering from the Summer's exertions and it's great to see he's carried on the form he ended last season with. One to watch for sure.

Online Dante Lavelli

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #604 on: July 25, 2021, 09:41:58 PM »
Marv will be vital in the early part of the season when Doug is still recovering from the Summer's exertions and it's great to see he's carried on the form he ended last season with. One to watch for sure.

Hes done enough in his fleeting appearances to be given chance.  From the start of the season until, say, october he should be given the opportunity to prove himself.  Itd give Luiz a proper rest too.

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #605 on: July 30, 2021, 10:16:52 AM »
I still say Nakamba is better than Gueye was at the same stage. He is stronger all round and as the potential to be the perfect anchorman.

Hes no Ron Burgandy.

Remember someone on here met a Ex Villa player I think at a Stoke game think he was called Graves
No one could find hide nor hair of him in the history books
God what have I done!

Offline Footy-Vill

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #606 on: August 14, 2021, 04:41:03 PM »
Far from marvelous.
Thought he been atrocious in his ball control and passing ..way off standard required

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #607 on: August 14, 2021, 05:03:21 PM »
Petrov he isn't.

Offline paul_e

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #608 on: August 14, 2021, 05:11:12 PM »
Today is the sort of game that shows up his weaknesses, doesn't read the game well enough to cut things off so he spends long periods chasing shadows. A couple of really poor passes when he had time to pick his spot as well.

Offline Risso

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #609 on: August 14, 2021, 05:13:04 PM »
Yep, if anybody needed any more reminders that this guy isn't up to it, hopefully today showed just how limited he really is.

Offline CT Villan

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #610 on: August 14, 2021, 05:22:58 PM »
Not his best game in a Villa shirt, but I've seen him play worse.

There are other players (and coaches) I would blame ahead of him today.

Offline SoccerHQ

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #611 on: August 14, 2021, 05:30:47 PM »
Luiz is simply a much better DM for me even if he has his flaws (given he's 22).

Not ideal but I'd be calling him off holiday early next week. Richarlison played and scored for Everton today.

Andrew Greaves better than Nakamba aswell....

Offline dicedlam

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #612 on: August 14, 2021, 05:30:53 PM »
Marvellous is a liability.

Offline Risso

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #613 on: August 14, 2021, 05:46:37 PM »
Not his best game in a Villa shirt, but I've seen him play worse.


That's not exactly a glowing recommendation!

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Re: Marvelous Nakamba - confirmed
« Reply #614 on: August 14, 2021, 06:24:09 PM »
Showed exactly why hes not good enough to be any more than a squad filler. His use of the ball is consistently well below the required standard.

 


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