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  1. 22. Willian

    Oh, unreal. Can't wait for him to do his low crosses vs Real and show pashun.
  2. 22. Willian

    Charly did more in 25 minutes than Willian in 150. Not even a debate.
  3. 22. Willian

    The most awful footballer I have had the dignity of watching. Alongside Matic. Can't wait for him to be binned.
  4. Renato Sanches

    http://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-make-enquiry-for-bayern-munichs-renato-sanches-as-blues-join-manchester-united-in-race-for-a3598191.html Apparently, we've enquired. Says the friendship between Conte and Ancelotti could be key. Fingers crossed.
  5. Romelu Lukaku

    Let me start this long post off by saying: "I do not want Lukaku, as much, nor do I rate him as big as some people do." However, Lukaku has massively improved. I was one of the people who was slating him, because he really was frustrating. But, Koeman has worked on his technical aspects. I will lay out my arguments on why Lukaku would be able to replace Diego and why he wouldn't, so please bear with me, here: - Diego isn't better than him technically - Diego is as frustrating as you can get, when off form. Dire passing, no dribbling ability, rarely manages to hold on to the ball, can't shield with his body, no aerial pressence. He offers NOTHING. Basically like playing with 10 men. Lukaku, while not being the second coming of Suarez, is still an okay player with the ball at his feet. He also has a good aerial presence on him, good headers. He can shield and bully defenders. He also has okay passing on him, can name quite a few times he has managed to create fast counter-attacks, make one - twos or just combine with a teammate in no - way Diego would. - He is playing in an above average Everton - He has nobody, who can constantly come up with something out of nothing. Barkley, Mirallas, Lookman , etc. are all inconsistent in their performances. He doesn't have the service, which he could have here. Difference with Hazard/Pedro/ Cesc in behind him, who all offer something different for him to be able to pounce on. - Big Games - Above point being the main factor. People want Lukaku to be a nuisance and conquer big games. How can he? Against Liverpool, against United, Everton couldn't create anything. The one time, everything was clicking for them, was vs. City, and Lukaku and Davies were the main culprits, and unsurprisingly they won 4 - 0. And let's be honest, has Diego really been THAT unreal in big games? Or any striker in the league, maybe bar Aguero(who has also missed tons of chances in those games, which is worse), for that matter? Diego was unreal vs City. PSG last year. Pretty much it. His goals vs. Liverpool, United were tap - ins. Not saying they aren't goals, but would Lukaku miss? He could, but would he really? Diego has also went missing in big games, let's not act like it isn't true. - Age - He is still relatively young. Much work can be done with him. He can develop even more. And as recent interviews from him and team-mates/coaches have came out, he always likes to develop and up his game. Reason why his overall play is SO MUCH different to before. - Goals - This year us becoming champions has just again cemented the fact that wins vs. small sides guarantee you Championships. And Lukaku does guarantee goals. Especially with an increased batch of service. - HG - Counts for the HG quota. Which is why I think we're targeting mostly him - Lack of WC forwards - Belotti's amazing, but will cost even more perhaps. Icardi won't leave. Who else is out there? Things that put me off the move: Technicality - What if, this his ceilling from a technical point of view? I doubt it, but what if? He will be a 50/50 player, who will create some and ruin some. Not much of an upgrade to Diego. Just a small one. Lack of experience - He's yet to lead a line as big as Chelsea's. All props to Everton, but the expectations aren't as big as with us. He has to guarantee goals and creativity in order to be our new no. 9. And do it on a consistent basis for it to be the right choice and to please fans. Especially the ones who will be on his back, because of the fact they do not rate him. Plus, he's never really played in the CL. The only time he's been leading a line from the top level is Belgium, and he is hit and miss there, BUT there is the problem with Wilmots and the fact the whole Belgium squad is still hot and cold, despite all the potential. Price tag - Yes, I know the inflation of prices. I realize he won't cost 30 mil. given the fact he's bagged 20 + goals on a regular basis, but in no way should he cost more than 50. Won't renew. Wants to leave. Should lower the price. We can't force ourselves to overpay for him. Would rather watch Alexis at the 9, if we get him, or just throw the money at Icardi and try for him. Can argue about all of the Pros for hours, tbf, so yeah.
  6. Benjamin Mendy

    http://www.getfootballnewsfrance.com/2017/five-of-europes-best-continue-to-chase-benjamin-mendy/ Selling me dreams.
  7. General Transfer Talk

    What you just said is wrong on socmany levels, lol. If they had one of Lemar, Fabinho or Silva that doesn't meant they are getting top 2. Quite the opposite. They don't chip in with 30 goals and assists individuay, lol. Not to mention that Bakayoko is good, you've just watched him vs Juve and you're basing yourself of that. As of Silva, Lemar or Fabinho were good then? They weren't. But it's just because Bakayoko is tasked with carrying the ball forward and a missplaced pass led to a goal, he is automatically bad. Which he isn't. While the others stood, doing next to nothing. Nor these three, nor Falcao. Nor Germain, nor Sidibe. Not to mention he is already superior to Matic. And this is his breakout season. People really need to get a grip.
  8. Issa Diop

    Issa Diop, huh?
  9. Tiemoué Bakayoko

    He's better than Matic already. Yes, he wasn't good versus big teams, but this is his breakout sesason, give the boy a shot. Not to mention, that the article is either translated badly or something, because from where I read it, it said we are giving Monaco a maximum of 40 mil. Euro.
  10. James Rodríguez

    So sad. Would have been a fantastic coup for us.
  11. James Rodríguez

    James basically said his goodbyes to the Bernabeu. As far as reports go, us, United and Juve are interested. Could we have gotten our man or is he nailed on for Mourinho
  12. Nélson Semedo

    Is he THAT good? I've barely caught a glimpse. Please, enlighten me.
  13. Aymeric Laporte

    Do people really watch him? I've not seen much people praise him, in fact, quite the opposite.
  14. Tiemoué Bakayoko

    People tend to forget this is basically his breakout season. Nobody was expecting him to be next to Fabinho this year. Not to mention people are basing it solely off CL games. He is still young and has room to improve. He's light years ahead of Matic already. Keep in mind, I like the lad, but I do think someone like Naby Keita or Radja Nainggolan would fit us better. However, I can see the hype surrounding him.
  15. Nemanja Matic

    I am still baffled how you are 1.94 and can't win an aerial duel to save your life. He literally left Enner Valencia to win the ball in the air, rather than just taking it off him, lmao.