Who would you buy?

Discussion in 'The Albert - LFC Talk' started by Zinedine Biscan, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. Scott Jones

    Scott Jones Blunt

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    Just as well.;-)
     
  2. Klopptinho

    Klopptinho Well-Known Member

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    i actually didn't say salah wasn't good enough . i said signing a player from serie A and expecting him to reproduce the same form is foolhardy . People in the salah thread were expecting salah to be the key to beating teams that park the bus .. and so far he hasn't proved to be that player . early days yet though .
     
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  3. Alright Now

    Alright Now Well-Known Member

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    Uh oh. ILLOK keeps a running tally of all your comments. You're all on the hook now. You're all going to be exposed as charlatans! This is awesome. Down goes Klopptinho...lol
     
  4. Klopptinho

    Klopptinho Well-Known Member

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    lol keep a running tally of my comments and that person will become insane very very quickly ... lol
     
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  5. Alright Now

    Alright Now Well-Known Member

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    That explains the Scott Jones phenomenon
     
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  6. Klopptinho

    Klopptinho Well-Known Member

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    i thought you were @Scott Jones and i was also him.
     
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  7. Scott Jones

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    Back on topic ladies.
     
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  8. Klopptinho

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    shearer
     
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  9. Scott Jones

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    I wouldn't buy him,no.
     
  10. Klopptinho

    Klopptinho Well-Known Member

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    i would. i need a haircut .
     
  11. Klopptinho

    Klopptinho Well-Known Member

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    i don't think there is a particular player i would buy . i mean if they aren't willing to play for free and join us before anyone else at the age of 2 then i say buy no one .:wave::wave::wave:

    i might be talking absolute bollocks again though .
     
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  12. Semmy

    Semmy walk on...walk...on...

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    Dendoncker
     
  13. kenno91

    kenno91 TIA New Signing

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    take a punt on Bale if Madrid are selling him at the same price the bought him for... cause what the hell and we don't like defenders anyways
     
  14. Wyld@Heart

    Wyld@Heart Well-Known Member

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    Mourinho, United as a club and United fans all over the world would unite as one like flies on shit to make that happen for them.
     
  15. Seamus

    Seamus Well-Known Member

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    Shane Duffy, anyone?
     
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  16. koptician

    koptician We'll go again!

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    Lallana, Clyne, now Mane injured, Lovren playing half-crocked with multiple painkillers, Sturridge a shadow of his former self. Gini doing the Martian Manhunter and turning intangible. Firmino can't hit a cow's arse with a banjo...at this point I have no idea who to buy...an entire new squad?
     
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  17. Klopptinho

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    isn't he a member of a boyband ? :think:
     
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  18. treboeth

    treboeth Well-Known Member

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    He can do what he likes in his spare time as long as he can defend well in our team :tongue:
     
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  19. Seamus

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    Nah man. You're thinking of his brother, Keith.
     
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  20. Klopptinho

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    could we get him too ? might do a good rendition of YNWA?
     
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  21. steveee

    steveee TIA Reserve Team

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    i would buy

    VVD
    de Vrij
    Trapp
    Werner or Icardi
     
  22. ILLOK

    ILLOK In the Danger Zone.

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    Funnily enough when he played for Everton he was always out in a club called Popworld in town.
     
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  23. supereddman98

    supereddman98 Active Member

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    From Klopps 2011/12 title winning squad he had so much control in midfield and two class CB's and a killer up front. These are the players you'd say he's missing to what was his winning formula.

    Kehl - Dendonker
    Gundogan - Keita
    Hummels - VVD
    Subotic - Giménez
    Lewandowski - Icardi

    Klopp has failed so much to move us on since he took over.
     
  24. cynicaloldgit

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    Or the players didn't want to join us. Or their clubs didn't want to sell.
     
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  25. supereddman98

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    Since he took over who aside from mane and salah would you say have progressed us?

    I can’t see where we’ve got better aside from those two. I don’t believe only Vvd would of improved us.
     
  26. Tole

    Tole Banned Users

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    In terms of overall squad quality we've definitely improved. Have a look at our CM options before Klopp and now. Sure they don't look great right now but they are more talented than what we had. Klopp has has just hit a massive wall with the squad so everyone looks bad. This group should be performing much better than they are.
     
  27. Dane

    Dane IN SUPPORT

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    Mascherano considering his Barcelona future at the end of the season.
     
  28. Defuz

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    I'll repeat what I've said for the last two years, which we're inexplicably slow to address. As it stands today, we need 4, maybe 5 starters to complete this squad. 4 or 5 that will fill spots right down the middle of the field.

    Defense. I like Matip, but I'd like him much better as the #3 central defender, rotating in behind two others. I'd target two of either Kostas Manolas, Virgil Van Dyke or Stefan deVrij. With TAA, Gomez, Lynch, Robertson and Moreno (Didn't think I'd include Moreno, but he has pulled his game up and is a keeper) I think we're set on the outside, hopefully bringing Gomez along as a center half of the future.

    In midfield, I get the feeling we'll be subject to Coutinho speculation in every transfer window, and sadly I say it's time to cash in. That leaves the oft-crocked Lallana as the most creative mid left. If/when PC does leave, I'd pull Firmino back into midfield and target a replacement for PC.

    With Firmino pulled back into attacking mid, I'd be ready to pay a king's ransom for Mauro Icardi. A young team leader who scores, who would be the undisputed real #9. As well as center half, this is our most glaring deficiency. Salah and Mane should not be considered the primary scorers. Firmino IS NOT an acceptable center forward for a team looking to challenge for the league and European glory. Nor is Studge. He's a good strike partner. Cash in there as well. I'd also like to see Solanke given more chances, and to finally determine if the long suffering Ings has a future with us. Icardi, and the likes of VVD would also bring some more leadership to a team that sometimes looks to be lacking in this quality.

    The last of the 5 I'd consider? A keeper. That, however, is the least of our worries after the others listed.

    #1 - A top central defender and center forward. Would have to spend about 150-175 using this past summer's prices
    Selling Coutinho would bring in about 120, meaning a spend of about 30-55
    #2 - Another central defender and a top attacking mid.
    Sell Studge for about 25, and spend about 100, meaning another 75 spent
    #3 - Keeper. Bring along who we have.... Ward? or find one or two to develop.