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El P.

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  • First Match Spurs 2016

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  1. Chelsea v Newcastle

    Better tell us who is available than who is unavailable, list is shorter.
  2. Eden Hazard

    Do you guys really think him being "fat" is the problem? Wasn't he this "fat" sometimes with us too, even when he had great seasons? Or was he "fat" with us, but is even fatter now, so it becomes a real problem? I'm not sold on this "fat" story, I think problem is much deeper than that.
  3. 5. Jorginho

    Cool and calm after Barkley stole the show. Even gave him hand later as a sign of support, because what else can you do? He tried to get the best from a bad situation. I liked what he did and disliked what Willian did. Leader.
  4. 19. Mason Mount

    Hope to God we will se Pulisic. Puly and Willy I want to see, Willian is in better form than Pedro, and Puly is more like Pedro, direct player who can be dangerous in front of goal so he compliments Willian.
  5. 19. Mason Mount

    How long would it take to recover, approximately?
  6. 10. Willian

    This reminds me of Marcos Alonso. "buuuuut he is wingback, you don't understaaaaand"
  7. 5. Jorginho

    Glad Lamps mentioned that Jorginho can work on his passing range. I mean, his passes are pretty good even right now, but they are not excellent. And they COULD be just that, he has it in him. As for defence - Jorginho is not bad defensively, he is tactically mature, but not very fast or strong. Most of the time that should be enough alongside Kante. But let's not talk about how can we improve his defending, or even replacing him with some destroyoko, let's talk about how can we improve our defence. Also, his character is just awesome, it's really great having someone more vocal, mature and experienced, alongside all those kids.
  8. Super Frank Thread

    One thing I really appreciate is playing Mount and Barkley on left "winger" position. We have SO MANY good midfielders, not so many good wingers, and now with Kovanteinho in form, I can see them being first choice. So RLC, Mount and Barkley won't just compete for most-advanced-mid position, they will also compete with the likes of Willian, Pedro, Pulisic and CHO for winger position so everyone could get their minutes and we should be good. Thing that bothers me the most actually is playing Azpi and James... Our captain is in decline I think, and Reece is the next big thing. Tough decision ahead of Frank. (... don't even know who would be our captain if Dave doesn't play, I hope to God it isn't Willian )
  9. Super Frank Thread

    I think Puly is more used to playing on the right. But he showed he is really good scorer. Don't know who should play on the left from those two...
  10. 22. Christian Pulisic

    He was born to play fast counter-attacking football. Very fast and clinical, but I don't see him doing well in crowded places. His composure was really great yesterday. Maybe he is player like Pedro.
  11. Reading 3-4 Chelsea

    Problem is we have too many right-footers, no one is leftie.
  12. Reading 3-4 Chelsea

    When RLC get fit, or even before that, I think Lampard should tweak formation so two of Mount/Barkley/RLC could play together. We are stacked at that most-advanced-midfielder position, and not that good on winger positions, especially now with CHO out. Willian did not play minute of pre-season too. Maybe something like, with Mount and Barkley rotating, and Pulisic taking right wing: --------------------------------- THE STRIKER ------------------------------ -------------------------Barkley--------------------------------Pulisic--------- ---------------------------------------Mount------------------------------------- -------------------------Jorginho---------------Kante-------------------------
  13. 17. Mateo Kovacic

    Kovačić could play in any second tier * club as a starter in a bit different setup. For example, Herrera-role in Man United would be perfect for him - Matić destroyer, Pogba attacking outlet. Or Dembele-role at Spurs - Wanyama destroyer, Eriksen attacking outlet. He is not bad player at all, not top world-class player of course, his problem is Jorginho who is better player. Am I happy we are getting him? I guess I am, but not very much. Because he AND Jorginho deserve to play from the start, and I'll rather kill myself than watch those two in same lineup. He will always be a bit wasted here as long as Jorginho is our main man. ________________________ * first tier are Barca, Real, Juventus, maybe Bayern, Pool and City, you know what I mean, all top clubs except those guys
  14. Next Manager?

    Are we doing anything long-term? It would be very counter-productive to bring Mourinho after Sarri, those are two opposite philosophies, and our board want us to play attacking football. And let's be honest, most of us do too. It really baffles me that year after year we bring totally different managers, with different styles. That's why Drinkwater and Bakayoko couldn't even make a bench in Sarri system. Or even captain Cahill. Same way as Jorginho/RLC/Christensen/Mount wouldn't make it in Mourinho's setup. Kepa's great ball playing would be wasted under Mou too. So I don't know what Lampard can bring us, no one knows actually. But I sure as hell don't want another turn-around. Let's stick to attacking, possession--high-press approach, or something close to that. After all, now we have players more suited for that kind of playing.
  15. Sarri But Not Sarri Thread

    Totally agree. We can mention our bad spell when we "bottled it", that period when we lost 6-0 to City and whatnot. Only difference is that their crisis is happening NOW, and not then. All this talk is because of the last season when United obviously overachieved with this crop of players, aka Mourinho-effect happened, and Spurs were in great form... then, when it really looked like you need to get 76 points to be worthy CL place contender. In most of the seasons in last 10 years it was enough to get 71 points to finish in top4, like we did this season.