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Offline SheffieldVillain

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7365 on: September 20, 2020, 03:49:15 PM »
Milivojevic would be a good pick up imo. Was on the bench for Palace yesterday so not sure whether he's carrying an injury or out of favour but he's a proven premier league DM who I imagine they'd sell for 15m.

Slightly more realistic than my pick! Yeah, he'd be a good signing.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7366 on: September 20, 2020, 04:00:51 PM »
Without checking, is Mili not well into his 30s?

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7367 on: September 20, 2020, 04:00:56 PM »
Seems to be a nice lad judging by his work with the old folks on the All or Nothing documentary. I can't see Mourinho letting him go though.

I'm talking about Winks btw!

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7368 on: September 20, 2020, 04:22:45 PM »
Without checking, is Mili not well into his 30s?

29 years young. Unless we think anyone over 25 now is the new Satan. Or Drinkwater.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7369 on: September 20, 2020, 04:57:41 PM »
Fine by me. He's worked hard under a disciplined boss like Woy.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7370 on: September 20, 2020, 05:55:24 PM »
Loftus-Cheek not in the squad today ....
... just saying

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7371 on: September 20, 2020, 06:59:05 PM »
Milivojevic would be a good pick up imo. Was on the bench for Palace yesterday so not sure whether he's carrying an injury or out of favour but he's a proven premier league DM who I imagine they'd sell for 15m.

Agreed. If we could get him for anywhere near that figure it would be rude not to.   Him or Capoue could come straight in and hit the ground running. Both strong, physical presences in the centre of the park with a bit of a nasty streak.  We need that. Both would be fine until the scouting system finds younger and better.
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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7372 on: September 20, 2020, 07:03:12 PM »
Wouldn't be a bad idea to add a bit of experience and leadership to the middle of the park. We were lacking that at times last season, like Arsenal away.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7373 on: September 20, 2020, 07:07:48 PM »
No problems with Hourihane as a squad player. 

Barring injury, If he features in less games than he did last year it will mean we have improved.

If Angela features for any length of time it'll mean we have problems.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7374 on: September 20, 2020, 07:33:16 PM »
Loftus-Cheek not in the squad today ....
... just saying
I'm sure he's on a ridiculous wage - approx £150,000 a week....


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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7375 on: September 20, 2020, 07:54:26 PM »
Milivojevic would be a good pick up imo. Was on the bench for Palace yesterday so not sure whether he's carrying an injury or out of favour but he's a proven premier league DM who I imagine they'd sell for 15m.

Agreed. If we could get him for anywhere near that figure it would be rude not to.   Him or Capoue could come straight in and hit the ground running. Both strong, physical presences in the centre of the park with a bit of a nasty streak.  We need that. Both would be fine until the scouting system finds younger and better.

Quality player but he is Palace captain isn't he? My bet was he was carrying an injury to not be starting.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7376 on: September 20, 2020, 08:16:55 PM »
Loftus-Cheek not in the squad today ....
... just saying
I'm sure he's on a ridiculous wage - approx £150,000 a week....


We pay the above wages these days 😉



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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7377 on: September 20, 2020, 08:23:39 PM »
Tuanzebe gets better the more time he's injured/benched which seems to be all the time. I'd rather Engels was bjorn again and given a second chance.
Every player does with a long term injury - Richard Dunne was the best.
Ahem, Wesley.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7378 on: September 20, 2020, 08:31:22 PM »
Milivojevic would be a good pick up imo. Was on the bench for Palace yesterday so not sure whether he's carrying an injury or out of favour but he's a proven premier league DM who I imagine they'd sell for 15m.

Agreed. If we could get him for anywhere near that figure it would be rude not to.   Him or Capoue could come straight in and hit the ground running. Both strong, physical presences in the centre of the park with a bit of a nasty streak.  We need that. Both would be fine until the scouting system finds younger and better.

Quality player but he is Palace captain isn't he? My bet was he was carrying an injury to not be starting.

I think they said on MOTD that he returned from a quarantined country so missed weeks of pre-season training.

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Re: Summer transfer, gossip, speculation and the usual butter ollocks thread
« Reply #7379 on: September 20, 2020, 08:51:00 PM »
Milivojevic would be a good pick up imo. Was on the bench for Palace yesterday so not sure whether he's carrying an injury or out of favour but he's a proven premier league DM who I imagine they'd sell for 15m.

Agreed. If we could get him for anywhere near that figure it would be rude not to.   Him or Capoue could come straight in and hit the ground running. Both strong, physical presences in the centre of the park with a bit of a nasty streak.  We need that. Both would be fine until the scouting system finds younger and better.

Quality player but he is Palace captain isn't he? My bet was he was carrying an injury to not be starting.

I think they said on MOTD that he returned from a quarantined country so missed weeks of pre-season training.

Could be something in that although he did start in league cup at Bournemouth.

Put it this way if McGinn is on the bench against a top 6 team this season some on here will probably put posts that he's leaving in January.

Fabian Schar is another I'd look at signing, was Newcastle's best CB under Benitez. Bruce might have a rethink after the way they defended today.

 


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