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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby gessa » Wed Jun 28, 2017 11:04 am

1964white wrote:Season loan may have done Erwin the world of good

Still unsure if the lad is good enough to play at championship level


I saw him come on as sub for Oldham at Walsall toward the end of last season, he looked woeful.

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby 1964white » Wed Jun 28, 2017 11:32 am

gessa wrote:I saw him come on as sub for Oldham at Walsall toward the end of last season, he looked woeful.


That will do for me, get rid of him then

There is a massive difference between the championship & L1/L2 football as Roofe found out to his cost at Leeds. He was banging goals in left, right & centre at Oxford

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby lufc1304 » Wed Jun 28, 2017 12:26 pm

Erwin never looked a player that could cut it at championship level. Roofe, on the other hand, will be better for a year's experience at this level. I wouldn't write him off just yet
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby weasel » Wed Jun 28, 2017 12:55 pm

faaip wrote:How do you sell to an incoming Goalie that has been starting he's going to be sat on the bench till Green gets injured.

Offer him more money than he is currently getting paid.
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby 1964white » Wed Jun 28, 2017 2:03 pm

lufc1304 wrote:Erwin never looked a player that could cut it at championship level. Roofe, on the other hand, will be better for a year's experience at this level. I wouldn't write him off just yet


Roofe has definitely more to offer than Erwin without any doubt, still have reservations though, make or break season for Kemar at this level

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby faaip » Wed Jun 28, 2017 2:11 pm

weasel wrote:Offer him more money than he is currently getting paid.



Been a long time since we just threw money at something to make it happen, it's an option.
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby mav » Wed Jun 28, 2017 3:30 pm

Erwin still worth keeping around for me, he was top scorer at Oldham and we have very few goal scorers........
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby 1964white » Wed Jun 28, 2017 9:52 pm

Bristol City spend £5.3m on Senegal striker Famara Diedhiou in a club record deal

https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j ... KNrhGSjSCA

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby Gandalf » Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:54 am

Werder Bremen goalkeeper Felix Wiedwald due in Leeds within next 24 hours for medical, according to Phil Hay. 500k deal agreed. So is he first choice, or backup to Green. TC apparently prefers a sweeper keeper, which the German is.
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby mav » Thu Jun 29, 2017 11:34 am

Gandalf wrote:Werder Bremen goalkeeper Felix Wiedwald due in Leeds within next 24 hours for medical, according to Phil Hay. 500k deal agreed. So is he first choice, or backup to Green. TC apparently prefers a sweeper keeper, which the German is.



Must be coming as first choice, I can't see why you would leave a club where you are #1 to sit on the bench.
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby mav » Thu Jun 29, 2017 11:35 am

What I really want to see now is an experienced Championship defender come in.
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby danhirons » Thu Jun 29, 2017 11:55 am

mav wrote:Must be coming as first choice, I can't see why you would leave a club where you are #1 to sit on the bench.


his club have recently signed a new No. 1

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby 1964white » Thu Jun 29, 2017 1:42 pm

Jermain Defoe signs for Bournemouth on a free transfer

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby faaip » Thu Jun 29, 2017 2:21 pm

What's a sweeper keeper?
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby Brader » Thu Jun 29, 2017 3:11 pm

Plays off his line a lot, almost like an auxiliary defender when needed. Lloris is probably the biggest examples

We've apparently made a 3m bid for bologna CB filip Helander ... janssons old club and country cb partner. I presume that's where the reccomendations come from too

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby lufc1304 » Thu Jun 29, 2017 3:11 pm

A Manuel Neuer type, comfortable with the ball at his feet and able to pass out of defence as opposed to hoof. Guardiola binned Hart for not being one!
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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby 1964white » Thu Jun 29, 2017 5:45 pm

Leeds are attempting to sign Bologna & Sweden centre-back Filip Helander

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby gessa » Thu Jun 29, 2017 7:16 pm

faaip wrote:What's a sweeper keeper?


Sounds like it could be a song by Mansun

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Re: The Summer Transfer Thread 2017

Postby gessa » Thu Jun 29, 2017 8:02 pm

Leeds United have emerged as shock outsiders to re-sign West Ham playmaker Robert Snodgrass.

Bookmakers Betfair have priced the Yorkshire outfit at odds of 20/1 to bring the Scotland international back to Elland Road this summer.

West Ham are reportedly keen to offload the 29-year-old, despite him only joining in January in a £10million deal.


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