Cuisance deal collapses due to failed medical

02 Oct 2020 07:41 am, by Ellandback1

Good Morning. It's Friday 2nd October, and here are the latest headlines from Elland Road...

Ornstein - The deal collapsed because Cuisance failed his medical

Respected journalist David Ornstein has insisted that the £20m signing of Michael Cuisance collapsed because the Bayern player failed his medical. The former BBC sports correspondent, now working at the Athletic with Phil Hay has been following the story closely since coming to light earlier this week.

The French youth international arrived in Yorkshire on Wednesday to complete his transfer after saying his goodbyes to his teammates. The medical showed underlying injury problems; so much so that Cuisance flew back to Germany that evening.

Let's go all the way back to 2000 when Leeds signed Dominic Matteo. The former Liverpool star failed his medical but Leeds signed him anyway. Leeds withheld the £4.25m fee due to Liverpool until Matteo was pronounced fit. An Elland Road spokesman was quoted as saying: "He is a proven quality player within the Premiership, which means we're not gambling on whether he can fit into a Premiership team." Matteo became one of our best players of that era.

Was Cristiano Ronaldo cast to one side when he tore his Collateral Ligament or fractured his knee cap? Would Citeh tell Lionel Messi that they have lost interest in him due to past injuries like Medial Collateral Ligament Knee Injury or Torn Muscle Bundle where the thigh loses its ability to contract?

French Media outlet rubbish Ornstein's comments

French Soccertelevision channel 'Tele Foot TF1' are rubbishing reports that Michael Cuisance failed his medical, and further claim that representatives of Bayern Munich believe the deal can be resurrected. TF1 are reporting that it fell through as a result of several disagreements between Leeds and the Bundesliga giants about some details of the deal. They further insist that there were no problems with the medical. The French outlet insists that the 21-year-old passed his medical examinations. Leeds are yet to officially comment on the matter.

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Ellandback1 wrote on 02 Oct 2020 08:23 pm

rab_rant wrote on 02 Oct 2020 02:01 pm

Irish Ian wrote:The Cheese eating surrender monkey!
RUMOUR has it the French army are equipped with tanks with 5 gears... 1 forward and 4 in reverse... apparently they were Italian army surplus.

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mothbanquet wrote on 02 Oct 2020 01:47 pm

Boom! Another for Greenwood on 85mins. Leeds U23s 1 Boro U23s 0

mothbanquet wrote on 02 Oct 2020 01:33 pm

Ellandback1 wrote: Fri Oct 02, 2020 12:22 pm Harrison's playing for the U23's as he can't play against his parent club tomorrow.
Working them well so far. Boro U23s unbeaten so far. Conditions really miserable, lots of slips and falls and misjudged passes.

Summerville looking good. Greenwood appreciating how thankless Bamford's job is. Bogusz looking a bit off the pace. Harrison leading by example with his pressing and attacking. Has the decency not to embarrass the young opposition players either. Edit: He nutmegs one and leaves them for dust the moment I post. Cheers, Jack.

Irish Ian wrote on 02 Oct 2020 01:33 pm

The Cheese eating surrender monkey!