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Zasa
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(05-28-2017, 04:49 PM)
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#PizziOut

Someone competent in, please.
Empty
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(05-28-2017, 04:50 PM)
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conte's strength is finding a single ruthlessly effective setup and playing it incredibly consistently to stomp over all the average teams in a league season. i think you can see his limitations in a manager in how allegri's juve won three coppa italias (conte - zero) and got to the cl final in two of his three seasons (conte - flopped) - these are tournaments that require tactically agile managers.

i think chelsea will drop off next year. people will start to figure out the 3-4-3 and be prepared, plus i think their attack has a few weaknesses and they depended on hazard and costa being incredibly clutch at crucial moments this year which is hard to repeat, especially when you have more games, like we've seen with vardy & mahrez. however this point is premature till i see how conte adds to his squad.
GoldenCrow
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(05-28-2017, 04:50 PM)
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€130m bid for Mbappe…
Beefy
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(05-28-2017, 04:52 PM)

Originally Posted by GoldenCrow

€130m bid for Mbappe…

City should just buy their whole team.
GoldenCrow
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(05-28-2017, 04:55 PM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

City should just buy their whole team.

May as well buy the club at this rate. Probably cheaper.
Beefy
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(05-28-2017, 04:57 PM)

Originally Posted by GoldenCrow

May as well buy the club at this rate. Probably cheaper.

First team to spend 500m in a season?
GoldenCrow
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(05-28-2017, 05:06 PM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

First team to spend 500m in a season?

Possibly if other attacking/midfield targets are brought in but looks more like 400m at this rate. Could potentially just be City helping Monaco push up the price of Mbappe for Real though. Especially after rumours earlier in the season that City weren't prepared to pay over €90m for him.
miserable
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(05-28-2017, 05:06 PM)
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Wenger fam, pls take Benzema!

#WengerIn
Zasa
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(05-28-2017, 05:23 PM)
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Originally Posted by GoldenCrow

€130m bid for Mbappe…

According to TeleFoot though, only ones reporting this as well, no? Don't think they're too reliable.

In other news, everyone should watch Totti play in his final game for Roma today.
HeebieJeebies
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(05-28-2017, 05:28 PM)
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:lol muppetry in full swing and we haven't even had the CL Final yet.
barber
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(05-28-2017, 05:49 PM)
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Originally Posted by Dark Rider

for la liga table

pros:
3) Gijon relegated

I like you!
A pity that Oviedo failed again this season ti promote :(. Well asturian derbi next season yay
casiopao
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(05-28-2017, 06:03 PM)
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Originally Posted by Empty

conte's strength is finding a single ruthlessly effective setup and playing it incredibly consistently to stomp over all the average teams in a league season. i think you can see his limitations in a manager in how allegri's juve won three coppa italias (conte - zero) and got to the cl final in two of his three seasons (conte - flopped) - these are tournaments that require tactically agile managers.

i think chelsea will drop off next year. people will start to figure out the 3-4-3 and be prepared, plus i think their attack has a few weaknesses and they depended on hazard and costa being incredibly clutch at crucial moments this year which is hard to repeat, especially when you have more games, like we've seen with vardy & mahrez. however this point is premature till i see how conte adds to his squad.

I don't think Conte 3 consecutive Scudetto with average player in Juventus early period means that Conte is not a good tactician. I mean, he literally bring a bang average Azurri to take down Spain and come close to taking down Germany in Euro.

The biggest problem most Juventini had with Conte is how he don't know how to rotate his player piece.

His biggest mistake which i still remember is how he uses a full main team on a easy game and end up causing us out of Group Stages. I mean wut? Why??? Other than that, Conte is still a really important figure which paved us to our glory now.^^
Roberto Larcos
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(05-28-2017, 06:14 PM)
Exeter fan reporting in. Absolutely gutted.
Zasa
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(05-28-2017, 06:36 PM)
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"Reus 'only' has a partial tear of the cruciate ligament of the right knee. He will be out from six to eight weeks. Less than expected!" - http://www.bild.de/wa/ll/bild-de/una...5516.bild.html

Great news for football. Glad to see he finally has a major trophy in the bag as well. Such a shame to see how unlucky he's been since he's joined BVB, can only imagine the heights he would've reached.
Syder
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(05-28-2017, 06:45 PM)
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Originally Posted by tim.mbp

New thread and new Reus injury.

It's the Circle of Life.
Dark Rider
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(05-28-2017, 07:24 PM)
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Originally Posted by barber

I like you!
A pity that Oviedo failed again this season ti promote :(. Well asturian derbi next season yay

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DBT85
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(05-28-2017, 08:18 PM)
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Originally Posted by GoldenCrow

May as well buy the club at this rate. Probably cheaper.

City are to Monaco as Liverpool are to Southampton.

Originally Posted by HeebieJeebies

:lol muppetry in full swing and we haven't even had the CL Final yet.

Nobody cares about the CL final as we already know Juve are going to boss it.
Syder
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(05-28-2017, 09:07 PM)
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End of an era.

Icolin
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(05-28-2017, 09:22 PM)
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Ancelotti to Whitecaps?

/s
Chase Lebowski
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(05-28-2017, 09:23 PM)
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Grazie Francesco, grazie.

I don't know that it means to support my Roma without Totti. He's been there literally all my life. So many tears today.
DBT85
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(05-28-2017, 10:33 PM)
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Athletico President to Marca

Cerez told Spanish newspaper Marca: "Griezmann will stay here. Not here at the Calderon, but at the Wanda (new stadium)

EmiPrime
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(05-28-2017, 10:43 PM)
welcome to the new thread fam.
Tunoku
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(05-28-2017, 10:50 PM)
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Originally Posted by Syder

End of an era.

A living legend. What a player.

Also what the fuck was up with Dzeko this seaon? I don't follow the Serie A much but he scored like 39 goals and had 13 assists in 50 games??? That's a better rate than he had during his Wolfsburg years.
Beefy
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(05-28-2017, 11:19 PM)
Manchester City in advanced talks to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson for £45m. Would be world record for keeper

https://twitter.com/SkyKaveh/status/868932780503314433

Crazy
Icolin
Of course. Dr. Pavel refused our offer in favor of yours, we had to find out what he told you about us.
(05-28-2017, 11:23 PM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

Manchester City in advanced talks to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson for £45m. Would be world record for keeper

https://twitter.com/SkyKaveh/status/868932780503314433

Crazy

He's not even that good in my opinion, but more power to Man City.
DBT85
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(05-28-2017, 11:25 PM)
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Originally Posted by Icolin

He's not even that good in my opinion, but more power to Man City.

Doesn't matter if he's shit in goal, as long as he can play football innit.
Syder
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(05-28-2017, 11:30 PM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

Manchester City in advanced talks to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson for £45m. Would be world record for keeper

https://twitter.com/SkyKaveh/status/868932780503314433

Crazy

Tunoku
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(05-28-2017, 11:33 PM)
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Manchester City always provides a big boost for Portugal's economy. 😄
JonnyDBrit
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(05-28-2017, 11:33 PM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

Manchester City in advanced talks to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson for £45m. Would be world record for keeper

https://twitter.com/SkyKaveh/status/868932780503314433

Crazy

What's the uh, current record? Because that price seems half like just for the sake of saying they broke a record.
Beefy
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(05-28-2017, 11:35 PM)
City have made a bid around £40m for William Carvalho

😂


First club to spend a billion? 😂
I am joking... Or am I...
tim.mbp
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(05-28-2017, 11:39 PM)
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Good old William Carvalho rumors.
CrayToes
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(05-29-2017, 12:20 AM)
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City about to spend near enough 100 million in a week. Jesus.
Dark Rider
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(05-29-2017, 12:30 AM)
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Originally Posted by JonnyDBrit

What's the uh, current record? Because that price seems half like just for the sake of saying they broke a record.

Juve buying buffon from parma for £33m
Beefy
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(05-29-2017, 12:39 AM)
SkyKaveh
Latest from Italy on Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic - Chelsea interested but he wants to move to Manchester United

Your new winger Utd fans.
valeo
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(05-29-2017, 12:46 AM)
What kid is Arsenal signing for $5-10m today?
Empty
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(05-29-2017, 12:58 AM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

SkyKaveh
Latest from Italy on Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic - Chelsea interested but he wants to move to Manchester United

Your new winger Utd fans.

huge waste of money ffs
D4Danger
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(05-29-2017, 01:11 AM)
I feel like City might try and sign me for £40m soon. Do they even have an upper limit? isn't this what FFP was for?
DBT85
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(05-29-2017, 01:46 AM)
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Originally Posted by D4Danger

isn't this what FFP was for?

It was, but then everyone kind of forgot about it and now nobody cares.
JonnyDBrit
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(05-29-2017, 01:46 AM)
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Originally Posted by Dark Rider

Juve buying buffon from parma for £33m

...so they're willing to spend something like 30% more? How do they even jump to that kind of number?
Beefy
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(05-29-2017, 01:49 AM)

Originally Posted by JonnyDBrit

...so they're willing to spend something like 30% more? How do they even jump to that kind of number?

City have owners were half a billion is not that much.
GoldenCrow
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(05-29-2017, 01:53 AM)
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Originally Posted by JonnyDBrit

...so they're willing to spend something like 30% more? How do they even jump to that kind of number?

The price is due to third party ownership.
Jarnet87
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(05-29-2017, 01:57 AM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

SkyKaveh
Latest from Italy on Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic - Chelsea interested but he wants to move to Manchester United

Your new winger Utd fans.

Originally Posted by Empty

huge waste of money ffs

Might be, but gotta believe in Mou. Let's see what the final price is. United could use a more traditional winger with so much of their attacking talent always looking to cut into the box. There is always the chance it's nonsense started by the selling party, how many times was Gaitan suppose to be a United player.
DBT85
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(05-29-2017, 02:02 AM)
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Originally Posted by JonnyDBrit

...so they're willing to spend something like 30% more? How do they even jump to that kind of number?

Same way any team with deep pockets does.

"good day sir, I would like to buy your player"
"no"
"we will give you £30m"
"we will never sell"
"we really do want him, £45m?"
"congratulations on your new signing!"


Originally Posted by Jarnet87

Might be, but gotta believe in Mou. Let's see what the final price is. United could use a more traditional winger with so much of their attacking talent always looking to cut into the box.

I watch very little other football so I'll trust that he and his people know what they want more than I do. He did well last year and he'd had no time with the existing team, 12 months on he should have a much better idea of what he needs.

The money thing with United always comes up and my reply is always the same, its not my money, and the club have so much of it that it really doesn't matter. The new PL deal and now getting CL only pushes that further.
Beefy
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(05-29-2017, 02:25 AM)

Originally Posted by Jarnet87

Might be, but gotta believe in Mou. Let's see what the final price is. United could use a more traditional winger with so much of their attacking talent always looking to cut into the box. There is always the chance it's nonsense started by the selling party, how many times was Gaitan suppose to be a United player.

Pretty much everyone is saying he is going to United. He said bye to the Inter fans today after the match.
Icolin
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(05-29-2017, 03:11 AM)
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Chivas win Liga MX over Tigres 2-1 in the second leg (4-3 agg).

Bullshit non call in the 94th minute though. Tigres should've been given a penalty.
Sr Kitsune
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(05-29-2017, 03:23 AM)
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So I have a question.

When your team wins, do you buy the shirt with which they became champion or the one with the new star?

It's been way too long since my team was champion and I don't know anymore, lol. I just promised myself I would get the shirt when they became champions, and they finally did.
casiopao
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(05-29-2017, 03:53 AM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

Manchester City in advanced talks to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson for £45m. Would be world record for keeper

https://twitter.com/SkyKaveh/status/868932780503314433

Crazy

The hell. He is not even half as good as Buffon. Wutttt.

Originally Posted by Tunoku

A living legend. What a player.

Also what the fuck was up with Dzeko this seaon? I don't follow the Serie A much but he scored like 39 goals and had 13 assists in 50 games??? That's a better rate than he had during his Wolfsburg years.

Serie A had been famous to rejenuvate player which had been ruined by other leagues lol.

And this year, Roma and Napoli is having form of their life too. Check how many goals they pump every week lol.
Blue Lou
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(05-29-2017, 04:19 AM)
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I've been reading about the events in Honduras. At least four people have died at today's Clausura final in Tegucigalpa in a stampede.

The match took place because fans were already in the stadium and security deemed it safer than risk another stampede.

Two people died in the stadium and another two died later in hospital. According to Terra, a minute's silence was held before the game for those who died before the game (I'm using Google Translate so that may not be quite right).

Some media reports say the mach was oversold.
DBT85
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(05-29-2017, 04:23 AM)
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Originally Posted by Beefy

Pretty much everyone is saying he is going to United. He said bye to the Inter fans today after the match.

Everyone was saying we were getting Silva too and then off he fucks to City.
RocknRola
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(05-29-2017, 04:32 AM)
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Whelp. Spent about 2h in the rain to see my team lose the Portuguese Cup Final (2-1) :S

We woke up way to late in the game, and couldn't turn it around nor push it into Extra Time. Still proud of the lads (fairly young team this year) but it would have been awesome to win it for sure (would be our 2nd Cup in the competition).

Here's a link for the highlights (legal, just not sure if region blocked or not): http://vod.vsports.pt/vdo/tacaport/1...SyyqiZTjH2.mp4

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