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      Brian78
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      Scouting talk
      Mar 11, 2021 10:06:29 am
      Mods delete or move as appropriate.

      Didnt want yo throw into the the general transfer/gossip talk as its neither. Its more a discussion on players who individuals think might add to our squad and why.

      Last night I was hugely impressed with Leipzigs Klosterman. He played on the left of the back 3 and did a solid job, even more so when you consider his main position is right full.

      Hes 24 now so coming towards his peak. Think he could be got for the 25 millon mark. He would challenge/cover Ttent, fhus allowing Neco out on loan. He can play centre back and, as seen last night, is comfortable on the left of a back 3 should we ever look to go 3 at the back
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      Reply #1: Mar 11, 2021 10:14:41 am
      Mods delete or move as appropriate.

      Didnt want yo throw into the the general transfer/gossip talk as its neither. Its more a discussion on players who individuals think might add to our squad and why.

      Last night I was hugely impressed with Leipzigs Klosterman. He played on the left of the back 3 and did a solid job, even more so when you consider his nain pisition is right full.

      Hes 24 now so coming towards his peak. Think he could be got for the 25 millon mark. He would challenge/cover Ttent, fhus allowing Neco out on loan. He can play centre back and, as seen last night, is comfortable on the left of a back 3 should we ever look to go 3 at the back

      Really? Interesting why him keen to hear? He looks robust and awkward on the ball plus I think he’s second fiddle to City reject - Angelino.
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      Reply #2: Mar 11, 2021 10:20:56 am
      Really? Interesting why him keen to hear? He looks robust and awkward on the ball plus I think he’s second fiddle to City reject - Angelino.

      As I just said he looked very solid last night and that was playing out of position.

      He opens up options to three positions across the back line.

      Thought he done a decent job on Mo. Is in the German setup to so obviously doing something right?
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      Reply #3: Mar 11, 2021 10:33:59 am
      As I just said he looked very solid last night and that was playing out of position.

      He opens up options to three positions across the back line.

      Thought he done a decent job on Mo. Is in the German setup to so obviously doing something right?

      I think Mo had him on toast very easily on a few occasions and he was easily done on the second goal too by Origi. In fact all 3 at the back looked average and I was glad we swerved Upemecampo.

      Players I was looking forward to seeing were some of their attacking mids like Forsberg,Olmo and the captain Salbitzer all 3 underperformed. Thought their best player was Nkunku but I vaguely recall he popped up at Newcastle and didn’t make it.
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      Reply #4: Mar 11, 2021 01:01:05 pm
      I would like us to have a look at Pedro Neto. Can play at either wing, is very fast, technically very sure and ha sa great shot in him. Scored some great goals this season at Wolves.
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      Reply #5: Mar 11, 2021 03:51:02 pm
      If we have to put every penny of our budget into landing Haaland, or Mbappe we could still land 2 or 3 tip players on frees.

      For example Jerome Boateng and Julian Draxler are out of contract this summer.
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      Reply #6: Mar 11, 2021 04:32:01 pm
      If we have to put every penny of our budget into landing Haaland, or Mbappe we could still land 2 or 3 tip players on frees.

      For example Jerome Boateng and Julian Draxler are out of contract this summer.

      Wow, Draxler. I remember before he went to PSG we were rumored in for him. Looks like we should be happy it didn't work out.

      Alaba is also on a free, though expected to sign with Real for what i understand.
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      Reply #7: Mar 11, 2021 04:56:01 pm
      Wow, Draxler. I remember before he went to PSG we were rumored in for him. Looks like we should be happy it didn't work out.

      Alaba is also on a free, though expected to sign with Real for what i understand.

      Agreed. Draxler and Boateng would be extremely average in the PL. The type of players I'd expect Arsenal to sign.

      We should be looking at real talent like Neto, Raphinha, Grealish.
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      Reply #8: Mar 11, 2021 05:14:47 pm
      They have not played under Klopp.

      Lot of whingers about when Shaq signed.

      Anyway dont worry we have not signed them or no talk of signimg them they are just examples of whats out there for free
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      Reply #9: Mar 11, 2021 05:38:56 pm
      They have not played under Klopp.

      Lot of whingers about when Shaq signed.

      Anyway dont worry we have not signed them or no talk of signimg them they are just examples of whats out there for free

      Shaq hasn't exactly been a success here mate, and will be sold in the Summer for sure.

      I think we have genuine interest in Raphinha and I'd be very surprised if we don't make a bid for him he's a top quality player.

      As for freebies Depay is out of contract in June he might be worth a punt.
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      Reply #10: Mar 11, 2021 06:03:50 pm
      The player I'd love for us to get is Ødegaard, who's currently at Arsenal, massive potential player who will only get better and better. He grew up a Liverpool fan as well.
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      Reply #11: Mar 11, 2021 06:12:35 pm
      The player I'd love for us to get is Ødegaard, who's currently at Arsenal, massive potential player who will only get better and better. He grew up a Liverpool fan as well.

      He's a Real player on loan at Arsenal but was supposed to be a future superstar that so far hasn't happened.
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      Reply #12: Mar 11, 2021 11:06:55 pm
      Neto would be an ideal player 2 footed and very fast
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      Reply #13: Mar 12, 2021 01:56:44 am
      Wow, Draxler. I remember before he went to PSG we were rumored in for him. Looks like we should be happy it didn't work out.

      Had Jürgen had his way he would of had Draxler instead of Salah. Draxler turned us down, Edwards recommended Salah.
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      Reply #14: Mar 12, 2021 03:31:13 am
      Had Jürgen had his way he would of had Draxler instead of Salah. Draxler turned us down, Edwards recommended Salah.

      I do remember he turned us down, but thought it was Brandt we wanted to get instead of Salah?
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      Reply #15: Mar 12, 2021 05:59:13 am
      Had Jürgen had his way he would of had Draxler instead of Salah. Draxler turned us down, Edwards recommended Salah.

      It was Brandt
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      Reply #16: Mar 12, 2021 11:54:20 am

      Thank heavens for Edwards.
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      Reply #17: Mar 12, 2021 12:45:49 pm
      He's a Real player on loan at Arsenal but was supposed to be a future superstar that so far hasn't happened.

      It will happen, I'd love for it to be at this club
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      Reply #18: Mar 12, 2021 12:51:52 pm
      I do remember he turned us down, but thought it was Brandt we wanted to get instead of Salah?

      Yeah it was, bloody drugs!! ;)
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      Reply #19: Mar 12, 2021 01:33:20 pm
       Gravenberch influential again last night.

      I know Ill be whipped for this, but I think id rather sign him over anyone, including Haaland
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      Reply #20: Mar 13, 2021 02:32:43 pm
      Gravenberch influential again last night.

      I know Ill be whipped for this, but I think id rather sign him over anyone, including Haaland

      You will be whipped mate. We need a goalscorer a hell of a lot more than another CM.
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      Reply #21: Mar 13, 2021 04:43:15 pm
      Aside from the Haaland and Mbappe talk what striker should be considered?
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      Reply #22: Mar 13, 2021 04:44:42 pm
      Aside from the Haaland and Mbappe talk what striker should be considered?

      Joao Felix and Pulisic are 2 that come to mind right away. Not sure if Felix would even be available, though, but Pulisic cannot be happy at Chelsea and could push for a move.
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      Reply #23: Mar 13, 2021 04:46:48 pm
      A couple seasons ago Isak of Dortmund was very highly thought of but since has gone to Real Sociedad and not sure where his status is today in terms of potential vs bust.
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      Reply #24: Mar 13, 2021 04:46:49 pm
      Joao Felix and Pulisic are 2 that come to mind right away. Not sure if Felix would even be available, though, but Pulisic cannot be happy at Chelsea and could push for a move.

      Is Felix not more of a 10 then a striker?

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