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      Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread

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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #210: Nov 04, 2017 07:34:13 pm
      Great show of class from him today. He got better the longer the game went and his presence in the mid field is what we have been lacking. His pace takes pressure off Moreno to attack and sets us up better defensively. So excited he had a good game, I hope he slots right back after the break.
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      Reply #211: Nov 04, 2017 07:38:54 pm
      I've seen him play RWB, CM and RF and he's been okay each time. Not set the world alight but he's been ticking along and will get better.

      People need to remember that for the most part £40 million is what £15/20 million was only two years or so ago and a player that can do a job in so many positions in a side with aspirations like we have is well worth that amount.
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      Reply #212: Nov 04, 2017 07:45:05 pm
      Great show of class from him today. He got better the longer the game went and his presence in the mid field is what we have been lacking. His pace takes pressure of Moreno to attack and sets us up better defensively. So excited he had a good game, I hope he slots right back after the break.

      Bang on.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #213: Nov 04, 2017 07:45:45 pm
      Good addition to the squad.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #214: Nov 04, 2017 07:49:34 pm
      Interesting listening to the boss pre match on radio Merseyside about ox being eased into the side ,he went on to mention about him needing to adapt,I hope to see him get many more starts for us as he done really well for us today.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #215: Nov 04, 2017 08:13:15 pm
      Starting to blend into the team and his pace will always be a asset.

      To think of the team we have now to the one placed plods under Rodgers.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #216: Nov 04, 2017 10:21:10 pm
      Delighted to see him get his goal today and that he is now finding his way into the managers thoughts. Once Lallana is back we we will have some frightening options in our Attacking mids.
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      Reply #217: Nov 04, 2017 10:23:28 pm
      Remember he's only what... 23?
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #218: Nov 04, 2017 10:41:08 pm
      To think that people were writing him off after one start in the League Cup...
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #219: Nov 04, 2017 10:59:08 pm
      Quality never in doubt, will only get better as season progresses..
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      Reply #220: Nov 25, 2017 07:47:26 pm
      Damn, that was a good game from the Ox. A very Bobby Firmino performance, did the dirty work today. One of the best performances by a midfielder this season...... To bad Klopp will sit him for a month outside of the last 3 minutes of a game here and there.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #221: Nov 25, 2017 07:49:29 pm
      Good game today, should have been Milner off.
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      Reply #222: Nov 25, 2017 07:55:55 pm
      He worked hard today and played his part cleverly in that first goal. Not going to light the world up but a good grafter and good player to fall back on when Mane isn't available. Definitely one of the better players today. In all honesty we had no presence in the midfield (surprise, surprise) or ability in goal once again so you can't complain about a 1-1 draw. AOO like Salah deserved to be on a winning side today though.
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      Reply #223: Nov 30, 2017 02:55:26 am
      Another good game today IMO. Best player of the first half if I’m honest. I called it before he got here that he would be a good player for us and we should go get him. Though it’s only a few games I’m going to go ahead and say “I told ya so”. ( I gotta get them in while I can, haha). In all honesty though he will probably only ever be a good squad player, but it’s those kind of guys we have been missing for the past few years. He’s a welcome for sore eyes IMO. Keep getting better kid.

      P.S: I was also big Robo 2-4 months before he got here. My best friend rates him well (Hull fan). I hope I’m right on that one too although his lack of squad time is alarming me.  :'(
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      Reply #224: Dec 10, 2017 09:20:19 pm
      Still expecting more value from 40million.
      Imho doesn't take enough responsibility, certainly not when the chips are down and we need guys to show.
      Good in patches is about all I can say.
      Need him to start making a DIFFERENCE in games.
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      Reply #225: Dec 17, 2017 06:52:17 pm
      Tough, slow start to his Liverpool career but he's been an assertive force in midfield lately.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #226: Dec 17, 2017 06:53:01 pm
      Fantastic today.

      Loved the way he stepped in to handle the Coutinho question in the post match interview too.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #227: Dec 17, 2017 07:01:12 pm
      Great performance tonight. Really impressed with that was industrial, creative and just never stopped. Think with a couple more starts under his belt he could really be an asset to our midfield.

      He seems to have everything in his game, get can contribute defensively and can make the a difference going forward.

      Keep it up lad
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #228: Dec 17, 2017 07:20:15 pm
      Fantastic today.

      Loved the way he stepped in to handle the Coutinho question in the post match interview too.


      Just saw the interview, I agree, he handle do that like an old pro might have done, was captainlike.

      Played well today, not sure deserved the motm award which was generously from Alan Smith but he had a very good game and I think what will impress Klopp the most is the way he counter-pressed. That's the first thing you have to get right if you wanna stay in the team!
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #229: Dec 17, 2017 07:42:03 pm
      Klopp is bringing him along, I can already see the progress from the Ox. Excited to have him in our squad and even more excited to see where he is in a year or so.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #230: Dec 17, 2017 07:45:58 pm
      Great showing today!
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      Reply #231: Dec 18, 2017 07:15:38 am
      Some of that pressing was breath taking, particularly the challenge to win the ball and slice his shot. So much power and directness... love that.

      Alwaya rated him and very glad he’s now showing the quality.

      Should start at Arsenal for me.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #232: Dec 18, 2017 08:15:11 am
      His best game for us by far.

      Keep it up lad.
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      Reply #233: Dec 18, 2017 10:04:26 am
      Starting too look a real player and showed maturity on & off (the interview) the pitch.  Glad to see the stick he was taking (a lot even before he'd kicked a ball!) has dried up.  Going to be a genuine asset and should start regularly in midfield, for me.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #234: Dec 18, 2017 10:18:34 am
      Looks to be settling in very nicely, and is showing that he is a good player.  He was also very good in the interview, and spoke like a senior pro.
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      Reply #235: Dec 18, 2017 01:57:03 pm
      Looks to be settling in very nicely, and is showing that he is a good player.  He was also very good in the interview, and spoke like a senior pro.

      I think he has all the characteristics of a leader. He handled that interview like a straight OG. Let’s stick it to the gooners and make him Captain this Friday.
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      Reply #236: Dec 18, 2017 02:01:28 pm
      I think he has all the characteristics of a leader. He handled that interview like a straight OG. Let’s stick it to the gooners and make him Captain this Friday.

      It will be even better if he score this weekend.   :lmao:
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      Reply #237: Dec 18, 2017 04:47:49 pm
      It will be even better if he score this weekend.   :lmao:

      First career hat trick  :lmao:
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #238: Dec 18, 2017 05:58:09 pm
      Played well, deserve place in the team. Professional answer as well. He will continue to learn under Klopp.
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      Re: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Player Thread
      Reply #239: Dec 19, 2017 01:43:27 pm
      Hes about as subtle as a brick on the pitch and he could go the sam way as Hendo and Milner in the way the result dictates how a lot of us will assess his game.

      He's working hard though and he's a battler no doubt. We won at weekend so thats enough for this week. When we are losing/drawing though he will frustrate if his end product doesn't improve.

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