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      Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim. Now Fulham)

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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2425: Jan 31, 2011 11:30:09 pm
      At least you've left with dignity Ryan.

      Nice words
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2426: Feb 01, 2011 02:34:01 am
      Exactly. Atleast heart in the right place.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2427: Feb 01, 2011 03:18:41 am
      And thanks for still following me on here .. #YNWA
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter .I wanna wish Liverpool all the luck and I hope they will end in top 4 where they belong at the end of the season
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter .I learn to love the lfc way, the city, the people and I made lots of friends in Liverpool
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter .I was blessed to work with one of the greatest football players and I learned a lot
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter .Its definitely a shame it didn't worked out for me and the club, but that's how it is sometimes..
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter .Wanna thank ALL of you fans but the ones in particular who believed in me and supported me all those years..
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter .But hey I'm gonna dedicate a few tweets to some lfc fans
      about 2 hours ago via ÜberTwitter


      Least he cared, unlike another C**t I know.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2428: Feb 01, 2011 05:25:06 am
      Well played, Ryan.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2429: Feb 01, 2011 10:08:32 am
      Good luck Ryan, its a shame it didnt work out for you here
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2430: Feb 01, 2011 12:05:14 pm
      Never disliked the guy. Way to conduct yourself, Ryan.

      Anyone else find his Twitter pic as amusing as I do? :D
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2431: Feb 01, 2011 12:11:43 pm
      Ahaha, I do.

      Nice to see Ryan Babel still having the affection for the club even though we sold him. I always rated him since his arrival and felt he had tons of potential but was just too engrossed in other things, IMO, which affected his football.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2432: Feb 01, 2011 01:16:02 pm
       Babel's tribute to the Kop
      Ryan Babel has used his official Twitter account to thank Liverpool fans for the support they gave him during his three and a half year spell at Anfield.


      After 146 appearances and 22 goals, the Dutchman bade farewell to the Reds last week by signing for German side Hoffenheim.

      However, Babel was eager to express his gratitude to Kopites and admits he feels privileged to have played for Liverpool.

      He Tweeted the following on @RyanBabel on Monday night:

      "There is no other club then Liverpool with the anthem " YNWA " !!! #Beautiful

      "But hey I'm gonna dedicate a few tweets to some lfc fans.

      "Wanna thank ALL of you fans but the ones in particular who believed in me and supported me all those years.

      "Its definitely a shame it didn't worked out for me and the club, but that's how it is sometimes.

      "I was blessed to work with one of the greatest football players and I learned a lot

      "I learn to love the lfc way, the city, the people and I made lots of friends in Liverpool

      "I wanna wish Liverpool all the luck and I hope they will end in top 4 where they belong

      "And thanks for still following me on here .. #YNWA"

      http://www.liverpoolfc.tv/news/latest-news/babel-s-tribute-to-the-kop
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2433: Feb 01, 2011 06:11:18 pm
      Ahaha, I do.

      Nice to see Ryan Babel still having the affection for the club even though we sold him. I always rated him since his arrival and felt he had tons of potential but was just too engrossed in other things, IMO, which affected his football.

      Agree with you there fella.  Seemed a decent guy who's head just seemed to be somewhere else.  Loads of potential, but sadly never realised with us.

      Good luck Ryan.  All the best!
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2434: Feb 01, 2011 06:25:35 pm
      Torres can take a leaf out of his book! Never thought I'd say that!

      Could luck at Hoffenheim Ryan, hope you score some goals and get back into the Dutch squad.

      YNWA
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2435: Feb 01, 2011 07:55:28 pm
      You'll Never Walk Alone.

      Shame it didn't work out for us or him. Wish him all the very best on and off the pitch.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2436: Feb 01, 2011 08:00:59 pm
      Good kid. Hope he finds the focus to succeed in Germany. Showed a lot of respect to the club and fans in the end YNWA
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2437: Feb 01, 2011 08:34:26 pm
      Good kid. Hope he finds the focus to succeed in Germany. Showed a lot of respect to the club and fans in the end YNWA
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2438: Feb 01, 2011 08:39:48 pm
      Well in Ryan, plenty of dignity and respect shown in your departure. You conducted yourself the Liverpool way. Best of luck.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2439: Feb 01, 2011 08:43:35 pm
      It's a shame Ryan could never get that regular start up front and was used as a make shift winger recently, not his best position but I think if he works to his strengths and keep on the team sheet he'll go far.  Whereas claims he could be the next Henry are still questionable, I think he still has a chance at another big club in the future.

      All the best Ryan, YNWA!!
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2440: Feb 01, 2011 10:42:49 pm
      tbh i think we shud of held on to him untill the summer im not sure what formations kennys gonna go wiv when all the players r fit and well, but with 4-3-3 being touted by a few people i thaught this could of been babels time to shine (on the left hand side of the front 3) as this was the formation used at ajax where he was in his most prolific form
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2441: Feb 01, 2011 10:47:12 pm
      tbh i think we shud of held on to him untill the summer im not sure what formations kennys gonna go wiv when all the players r fit and well, but with 4-3-3 being touted by a few people i thaught this could of been babels time to shine (on the left hand side of the front 3) as this was the formation used at ajax where he was in his most prolific form

      Prolific?  He was never prolific, 26 goals in 175 games attests to that.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2442: Feb 01, 2011 10:55:55 pm
      Prolific?  He was never prolific, 26 goals in 175 games attests to that.

      im on about when he was at ajax where he scored 14 in 73, and what u must realise is that he was gradually broken in to the team as a sub from the age of 17 and only played for them untill he wa 19/20... so this isnt a good record for a lad of this age??????
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2443: Feb 01, 2011 10:59:40 pm
      im on about when he was at ajax where he scored 14 in 73, and what u must realise is that he was gradually broken in to the team as a sub from the age of 17 and only played for them untill he wa 19/20... so this isnt a good record for a lad of this age??????

      Prolific is a record of 1 goal in 3 games at worst, Babel has never come anywhere near that kind of figure in club football.  If he hits 1 in 4 at Hoffenheim, I'd be shocked.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2444: Feb 01, 2011 11:06:53 pm
      Prolific is a record of 1 goal in 3 games at worst, Babel has never come anywhere near that kind of figure in club football.  If he hits 1 in 4 at Hoffenheim, I'd be shocked.

      ok prolific may not have been the correct choice of words but his record is very similar to that of rooneys when he was at everton. but when we signed babel ther was alot of hype around him but he always looked out of place in liverpools team although he did hve his moments. all i was stating was if kenny is going to play 4-3-3 it would have been nice to see babel have a crack in what is his ment to be his best posistion.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2445: Feb 02, 2011 09:13:11 am
      Fair play to the Man, at least he says Thanks


      Ryan Babel tweets his thanks to Liverpool fans after completing his transfer away from Anfield
      Ryan Babel has used his official Twitter account to thank Liverpool fans for the support they gave him during his three and a half year spell at Anfield.

      After 146 appearances and 22 goals, the Dutchman bade farewell to the Reds last week by signing for German side Hoffenheim.

      However, Babel was eager to express his gratitude to Kopites and admits he feels privileged to have played for Liverpool.

      He Tweeted the following on @RyanBabel on Monday night:

      'There is no other club then Liverpool with the anthem “ YNWA “ !!! #Beautiful

      'But hey I’m gonna dedicate a few tweets to some lfc fans.

      'Wanna thank ALL of you fans but the ones in particular who believed in me and supported me all those years.

      'Its definitely a shame it didn’t worked out for me and the club, but that’s how it is sometimes.

      'I was blessed to work with one of the greatest football players and I learned a lot

      “I learn to love the lfc way, the city, the people and I made lots of friends in Liverpool

      'I wanna wish Liverpool all the luck and I hope they will end in top 4 where they belong

      'And thanks for still following me on here .. #YNWA'


      Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-1352511/Ryan-Babel-tweets-thanks-Liverpool-fans-transfer.html#ixzz1Cn7yr5Tf


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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2446: Feb 02, 2011 09:45:11 am
      Fair play to the Man, at least he says Thanks


      Ryan Babel tweets his thanks to Liverpool fans after completing his transfer away from Anfield
      Ryan Babel has used his official Twitter account to thank Liverpool fans for the support they gave him during his three and a half year spell at Anfield.

      After 146 appearances and 22 goals, the Dutchman bade farewell to the Reds last week by signing for German side Hoffenheim.

      However, Babel was eager to express his gratitude to Kopites and admits he feels privileged to have played for Liverpool.

      He Tweeted the following on @RyanBabel on Monday night:

      'There is no other club then Liverpool with the anthem “ YNWA “ !!! #Beautiful

      'But hey I’m gonna dedicate a few tweets to some lfc fans.

      'Wanna thank ALL of you fans but the ones in particular who believed in me and supported me all those years.

      'Its definitely a shame it didn’t worked out for me and the club, but that’s how it is sometimes.

      'I was blessed to work with one of the greatest football players and I learned a lot

      “I learn to love the lfc way, the city, the people and I made lots of friends in Liverpool

      'I wanna wish Liverpool all the luck and I hope they will end in top 4 where they belong

      'And thanks for still following me on here .. #YNWA'


      Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-1352511/Ryan-Babel-tweets-thanks-Liverpool-fans-transfer.html#ixzz1Cn7yr5Tf




      Has showed us more respect and pride to the fans than Torres has with his departure. At least Babel knew how good of a club we are and still does today.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2447: Feb 02, 2011 10:46:10 am
      Great stuff by Ryan Babel.

      It didn't work out but it shows great respect for the guy to acknowledge the fans and team. Good luck to him and lets hope it works out for him in Germany.
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2448: Feb 02, 2011 04:00:56 pm
      Good Luck 2 Liverpool for tonight ... Still #YNWA He just tweeted that
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      Re: Ryan Babel (LFC -> Hoffenheim)
      Reply #2449: Feb 06, 2011 12:21:29 am
      I'm gonna go 2 bed, good luck 2 Lfc tomorrow .. YNWA

      Another tweet..

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