collapse collapse

Please donate to help keep this site going.

Recent Topics

Emi Buendia - Signed by Drummond
[Today at 09:15:49 AM]


Smith out by RamboandBruno
[Today at 09:15:46 AM]


Where do we go from here... by Clampy
[Today at 09:14:56 AM]


NSWE Investment by Nunkin1965
[Today at 09:00:44 AM]


Douglas Luiz - Confirmed confirmed by Ads
[Today at 08:56:53 AM]


Dean Smith - Confirmed by Footy-Vill
[Today at 08:37:33 AM]


I know none of you care but ........ (the Baseball thread) by Meanwood Villa
[Today at 07:59:18 AM]


The International Cricket Thread by Villan For Life
[Today at 07:25:36 AM]

August 10, 2021, 03:37:52 PM by dave.woodhall | Views: 2541 | Comments: 5

It will soon be three years si...
August 09, 2021, 02:47:33 PM by dave.woodhall | Views: 4921 | Comments: 39

The Jack Grealish transfer mad...
August 08, 2021, 11:32:36 PM by dave.woodhall | Views: 2308 | Comments: 9

So he chose success after all....
August 07, 2021, 01:22:40 AM by dave.woodhall | Views: 1531 | Comments: 3

I well remember the day in Feb...
August 06, 2021, 06:39:59 PM by dave.woodhall | Views: 1763 | Comments: 11

The new name for the 100 ball ...

Follow us on...

Author Topic: January Transfer Window  (Read 131914 times)

Online Dave

  • Moderator
  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 35695
  • Location: Bath
  • GM : 31.03.2021
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #825 on: January 16, 2021, 06:09:15 PM »
We've been linked with him for the last couple of windows.

Offline Ads

  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 34369
  • Location: The Breeze
  • GM : 04.04.2022
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #826 on: January 16, 2021, 06:28:56 PM »
Romano adds a level of respectability to the rumour.

26, 1 in 6 goal record, playing for a big club in France. Looks decent from the YouTube highlights reel. Quick feet, turn of pace, bit of a French McGinn?

Offline Scovilla

  • Member
  • Posts: 368
  • Age: 60
  • Location: Angers France
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #827 on: January 16, 2021, 06:40:09 PM »
Following Marseille for quite a while i can guarantee that Samson is a very good player.

Offline Ads

  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 34369
  • Location: The Breeze
  • GM : 04.04.2022
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #828 on: January 16, 2021, 06:43:40 PM »
Following Marseille for quite a while i can guarantee that Samson is a very good player.

How would you describe his playing style?

Offline eamonn

  • Member
  • Posts: 22913
  • Location: North London
  • GM : 26.07.2020
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #829 on: January 16, 2021, 06:47:00 PM »
A goal in six...is that meant to be good or bad ?!

Offline Scovilla

  • Member
  • Posts: 368
  • Age: 60
  • Location: Angers France
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #830 on: January 16, 2021, 06:48:54 PM »
 He is very skilful and hard worrking. Can  score the only thing that bothers me is that he usually plays where Jack plays. He is a bit like Barclay maybe better at defending than him but not as good at attacking. Plus he is a good person.

Offline Footy-Vill

  • Member
  • Posts: 1876
  • GM : 06.09.2021
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #831 on: January 16, 2021, 07:10:42 PM »
A total all round midfielder. Box to box.  Offers a competition to several positions and can play Douglas Luiz role alongside deep lying or further up. And can get up and down the pitch no problem.

Certainly an energetic upgrade to Hourihane . Will offer a great option to press in final third
A technical upgrade to Nakamba.
Direct running with the ball puts him in a McGinn mode with touch more flair and grace that the bustling SJM but will carry the ball better than Nakamba and Hourihane and plays off both feet.

As say he could play alongside and deep like Douglas Luiz but like Dougie he can be played higher up and thus be a goal threat a ball-winner and can offer creativity

Would be a great signing providing he settles certainly a quality addition to the midfield engine room
Offers plenty.
« Last Edit: January 16, 2021, 07:13:55 PM by Footy-Vill »

Offline N'ZMAV

  • Member
  • Posts: 7250
  • Location: Peckham
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #832 on: January 16, 2021, 07:42:46 PM »
But does this mean Björn Engels stays as our number 4 centre back?
That role should be for Tyrone Mings

Offline Toronto Villa

  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 45545
  • Age: 48
  • Location: Toronto, Canada
  • GM : 22.01.2022
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #833 on: January 16, 2021, 07:52:57 PM »
To continually progress we need to be linked with better players than we have today or ones that simply make others better. Importantly so that when we do rotate (voluntarily or involuntarily) the drop off isn’t as much as it is today. Morgan Sanson would be a very good addition.

« Last Edit: January 16, 2021, 08:24:05 PM by Toronto Villa »

Offline N'ZMAV

  • Member
  • Posts: 7250
  • Location: Peckham
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #834 on: January 16, 2021, 08:11:14 PM »
I think we need another option up front and out wide. El Ghazi, Traore and Trezeguet have all had decent seasons so far - but they all seem to blow hot and cold. We could improve out wide, especially if Grealish stays central. And we need competition for Watkins. Davis isn't up to it and we won't know what Wesley will return like.

Offline Scovilla

  • Member
  • Posts: 368
  • Age: 60
  • Location: Angers France
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #835 on: January 16, 2021, 08:13:41 PM »
Kamara is the player that looks like Douglas not sanson imo.

Online Dave

  • Moderator
  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 35695
  • Location: Bath
  • GM : 31.03.2021
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #836 on: January 16, 2021, 08:16:23 PM »
As has been alluded to earlier in this thread, given the issues around their TV money we should be looking to rinse Ligue 1 for all its worth.

Offline cdbullyweefan

  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 53187
  • Location: Yardley Massive
  • I still hate Bono.
    • Every time you click this link, a child in Africa dies.
  • GM : 27.01.2022
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #837 on: January 16, 2021, 10:00:33 PM »
Following Marseille for quite a while i can guarantee that Samson is a very good player.

Especially at the moment when haircuts are banned.

Offline Brend'Watkins

  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 18242
  • Location: North Birmingham Clique teritory
  • GM : 19.03.2022
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #838 on: January 16, 2021, 10:04:02 PM »
As has been alluded to earlier in this thread, given the issues around their TV money we should be looking to rinse Ligue 1 for all its worth.

Profit at others misfortune you mean? I would like us to give a fair price for any player or players that we see could be developed. If we were skint I might think differently but we’re not. I know it’s a cold hard business but still, as Aston Villa we’re more than a business looking to exploit opportunities.

Offline LukeJames

  • Member
  • Posts: 3781
Re: January Transfer Window
« Reply #839 on: January 16, 2021, 10:09:28 PM »
Naaa fuck that, its a dog eat dog business. Hence why Levy offered us £3m plus Onomah for Grealish when we were scraping about for pennies. Thankfully a couple of days later we were taken over by 2 rich bastards.

 


SimplePortal 2.3.6 © 2008-2014, SimplePortal