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Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:40 pm
by rab_rant
1964white wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:17 pm
Indeed Nick, Kiko is a class keeper who plays as the last man, our defence needs to trust & allow him to with deal with situations in & around the box
Read this tonight:
Leeds United are interested in signing Newcastle United goalkeeper Karl Darlow
if they can find a new club for Kiko Casilla this summer, according to Football Insider.

I would say that is the final nail in the coffin for BPF if it is true, what with him
conceding last night. and being substituted off at half time

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:39 pm
by Genghers
rab_rant wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:40 pm
Read this tonight:
Leeds United are interested in signing Newcastle United goalkeeper Karl Darlow
if they can find a new club for Kiko Casilla this summer, according to Football Insider.

I would say that is the final nail in the coffin for BPF if it is true, what with him
conceding last night. and being substituted off at half time
We're forever linked with Darliw. An okay keeper, but not an upgrade on any of the top 3 we have as I see it.

Doubt BPF conceding will have much bearing on his future, but the fact that Miazek and him both got 45 does suggest that they're on essentially even footing at the moment.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:59 pm
by Chilli D
Just seen on Sky Sports news that West Ham and Brighton are interested in Roofe

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 9:03 pm
by 1964white
A keeper is the least of our priorities

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 9:56 pm
by Genghers
Chilli D wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:59 pm
Just seen on Sky Sports news that West Ham and Brighton are interested in Roofe
No reason to sell Roofe, given the outgoings already. Even if he's in the last year of his contract I'd only expect him to leave for a big offer.

Do a Beckford and say he can go next season if we're not promoted.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:38 pm
by lufc1304
I know some on here are unconvinced about Roofe, but he's a perfect fit for Bielsa's system, and I'd suggest losing him would be a bigger blow than PJ. I don't believe he's Prem class but, at this level, his movement is excellent and he's no slouch at finishing either. One to keep, imo

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:45 pm
by Brader
I can’t see any first teamers leaving unless it’s for stupid money now they’ve flown out for pre season.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:46 pm
by faaip
As it stands we lost one first team starter from last season, and that one may not have been a starter this had he stayed. We've added a 15M pound player while adding around 15 M in fees back..that's top class work to this point

Could all go tits up but so far so good

Thought it amusing when "Leeds fans "react" to sale of Sam Dalby on twitter, popped up in my email today...what is there to react to?

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:36 pm
by Brader
Especially when we’ve also brought in 2 strikers from Barcelona too....

I’m keen to see what happens with saiz - he’s due back next week and as it stands it doesn’t look like there’s much in the form of interest for him. I wonder if he’ll end up sending him out on Loan again

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:40 pm
by 1964white
lufc1304 wrote:
Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:38 pm
I know some on here are unconvinced about Roofe, but he's a perfect fit for Bielsa's system, and I'd suggest losing him would be a bigger blow than PJ. I don't believe he's Prem class but, at this level, his movement is excellent and he's no slouch at finishing either. One to keep, imo
Roofe is definitely one to keep Nick

I question whether he'll ever be a 25 goals a season striker ?

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:46 pm
by 1964white
faaip wrote:
Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:46 pm
As it stands we lost one first team starter from last season, and that one may not have been a starter this had he stayed. We've added a 15M pound player while adding around 15 M in fees back..that's top class work to this point

Could all go tits up but so far so good

Thought it amusing when "Leeds fans "react" to sale of Sam Dalby on twitter, popped up in my email today...what is there to react to?
We still require two more quality signings if we wish to take the championship to the cleaners

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 7:30 pm
by leic white 63
1964white wrote:
Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:46 pm
We still require two more quality signings if we wish to take the championship to the cleaners
agreed. but i'll would probably settle for one more . a quality cb is still needed for me . captain material someone with experience a leader and a organiser who is good in the air . white looks decent going forward but i'm not sure about his defending qualities yet . he's young and still learning. my only concern is the defence.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:00 pm
by 1964white
leic white 63 wrote:
Sat Jul 13, 2019 7:30 pm
agreed. but i'll would probably settle for one more . a quality cb is still needed for me . captain material someone with experience a leader and a organiser who is good in the air . white looks decent going forward but i'm not sure about his defending qualities yet . he's young and still learning. my only concern is the defence.
Agree fully, then there is the problem who steps into Pablo's shoes when he's missing?

Hernandez orchestrated our victory in the York friendly as he often did last season

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:04 pm
by faaip
Burnley supposedly interested in Klich and Roofe which for me would be a much bigger loss than Pontus and Clarke...Doubt it's has much in the way of legs but the value for both would be around 10m imo and would cost us double to add players of equal ability

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:11 pm
by Cjay
Marcelo Bielsa spotted "taking notes" at Liverpool vs Bradford today.

Two players we have been linked with both played, Harry Wilson and Ryan Kent.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:29 pm
by Irish Ian
So, with only a few weeks left, who do we think we will be in for?

If we dont allow any of those who featured in the last two matches, plus Roberts to leave do you think we have enough?

If not what would be on the dream shopping list?

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:38 pm
by gessa
Irish Ian wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:29 pm
So, with only a few weeks left, who do we think we will be in for?

If we dont allow any of those who featured in the last two matches, plus Roberts to leave do you think we have enough?

If not what would be on the dream shopping list?
Read today, thay someone on facebook shared a picture of him with Orta, he apparently asked Orta about signings, he told him there was one more but said nothing else, names, position or the like.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:58 pm
by Irish Ian
gessa wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:38 pm
Read today, thay someone on facebook shared a picture of him with Orta, he apparently asked Orta about signings, he told him there was one more but said nothing else, names, position or the like.
I reckon we will bring in one more player, hopefully one for the first team, maybe a midfielder.

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:29 am
by 1964white
gessa wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:38 pm
Read today, thay someone on facebook shared a picture of him with Orta, he apparently asked Orta about signings, he told him there was one more but said nothing else, names, position or the like.
It'll probably be another U23 player mate

Re: 2019/20 Transfer Rumours & Discussion Thread

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:26 am
by Genghers
Irish Ian wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:29 pm
So, with only a few weeks left, who do we think we will be in for?

If we dont allow any of those who featured in the last two matches, plus Roberts to leave do you think we have enough?

If not what would be on the dream shopping list?
I'd like another CB and potentially maybe a striker.

I think what we have is okay as long as the u23s are at a point to contribute. We shouldn't have the same injuries as last year (hopefully), but we still don't have a huge amount of cover.