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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1080 on: January 11, 2019, 08:52:20 PM »
I'd also argue Felipe Anderson is clearly the teams best player and they should be worried they're going to lose him this upcoming summer.  If I was LFC I'd be in for him to play the Fekir type role for sure.

And he's the right side of 26 so we'll be getting him in his peak year. Although it'll be all downhill in around 15 months.
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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1081 on: January 11, 2019, 09:01:25 PM »
This belongs more in the player thread than the transfer thread but Shaqiri is not a midfielder.  At least not as most people define a midfielder in that they're well rounded players that contribute offensively and defensively somewhat equally.  Then the question becomes is he an "attacking midfielder"?  To me that just gets to the tactics of the team in question in that is he playing with less defensive responsibility than other midfielders?  Klopp has already clearly stated that as of the moment he cannot handle the defensive responsibilities that he would expect in a midfield role.  Then you look at his history where regardless of the club or even for his national team he's almost always been one of the furthest forward players on the pitch.  He is a forward and always has been.

Does that mean he cannot play in the midfield space?  Of course not but without proper balance of the squad in other places you may make the team weaker as a whole by having him out there and not one of the furthest forward.

As with RF’s post, I think we’re essentially on the same page.

The most high profile example of an attacking midfielder (not an out and out striker) whose defensive chores are negligible, and thus, as you suggest, compensated for with team structure, is Lionel Messi. He offers such match winning prowess in goals and assists, that keen observers might neglect to notice that on the (admittedly few) occasions when Barca are under the cosh, and not dominating the ball, he’s actually a defensive liability.

It’s an extreme example, and the trade off is so one-sided as to make my point moot. But team building by elite managers involves such machinations - it’s what makes the likes of Klopp and Guardiola special.

Enough anyway, I don’t wish to derail the thread.
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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1082 on: January 11, 2019, 09:52:21 PM »
That's not all we need, you strengthen your attacking threat and you maximize the longevity of the other front three. Fekir isn't capable of playing in the same position. He's a 10, perhaps can play as an 8, but he's not a wide player by any means.

Yes the money is obscene but in today's market and the money that we've recouped with CL and whatever else happens this season,it shouldn't be an issue.

Can't look at a side with just full focus on the same starting XI. Look at City and the options they have in the final third.

Another player in the attacking third with end product is definitely a must.

I'm not sure how saying "we should buy him" is the same as "all we need".  Fekir could play in the front line and as a #8, same as Anderson.  The point of spending big money on either though is that in an ideal line-up you're playing Fekir or Anderson at the 8 behind Mane, Salah and Firmino.

Edit: This is also why the Naby stuff is so ridiculous.  He was never brought in to play as the furthest forward midfielder nor has he ever played that way until now.  Yet that's what we're doing with him and wondering why it's not the same?  Again context....

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1083 on: January 11, 2019, 10:00:48 PM »
I'm not sure how saying "we should buy him" is the same as "all we need".  Fekir could play in the front line and as a #8, same as Anderson.  The point of spending big money on either though is that in an ideal line-up you're playing Fekir or Anderson at the 8 behind Mane, Salah and Firmino.

Anderson isn't an 8. Fekir can play as a 10 as a false 9 but he isn't a player who can play the wide forward position like Anderson can. He's played wide in a handful of games, he's spent most of his career playing as a 10 and a false 9 [however you want to classify it]

My point is you don't have to cram all of your best players into the starting XI. Look at the bigger picture, the amount of fixtures, and how to fully maximize your players through out the course of the season on multiple fronts.

To stay at this level, a player who fits Fekir's profile would strengthen us, as would player of Anderson's profile, to me they're two different types of players. Neither have to start in every single match for us to be better and stronger. Spending 60 million isn't that obscene given the money going around, what we're doiing,etc..

Anderson can't play as an 8, he's never played there in his career to my knowledge.

That was my point.




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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1084 on: January 11, 2019, 10:01:31 PM »
Today was the 2nd time I've watched Jack Clarke when Leeds have been on sky and he looks a player. Definitely one to "monitor". 

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1085 on: January 11, 2019, 10:02:01 PM »
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Edit: This is also why the Naby stuff is so ridiculous.  He was never brought in to play as the furthest forward midfielder nor has he ever played that way until now.  Yet that's what we're doing with him and wondering why it's not the same?  Again context....


Who is doing it? He isn't being played as a 10, he's played in Mane's position or in the half space as Klopp has said, but he hasn't being played consistently out of position.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1086 on: January 11, 2019, 10:08:42 PM »
That's not all we need, you strengthen your attacking threat and you maximize the longevity of the other front three. Fekir isn't capable of playing in the same position. He's a 10, perhaps can play as an 8, but he's not a wide player by any means.

Yes the money is obscene but in today's market and the money that we've recouped with CL and whatever else happens this season,it shouldn't be an issue.

Can't look at a side with just full focus on the same starting XI. Look at City and the options they have in the final third.

Another player in the attacking third with end product is definitely a must.
Exactly, as well as the front three have served us they will eventually need quality cover. Having four outstanding players for three positions isn’t an odd concept at the top clubs, infact in some instances it’s still quite conservative. Extreme examples being City with their current allotment of six 60plus million players for three positions. Or Real for the last few years with five. Wouldn’t be at all surprised to see us spend a lot of money on two attacking players this summer. Ox will be back, Harry Wilson will be around, plus two more. We’ll have some excellent depth.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1087 on: January 11, 2019, 10:10:44 PM »
Anderson isn't an 8. Fekir can play as a 10 as a false 9 but he isn't a player who can play the wide forward position like Anderson can. He's played wide in a handful of games, he's spent most of his career playing as a 10 and a false 9 [however you want to classify it]

My point is you don't have to cram all of your best players into the starting XI. Look at the bigger picture, the amount of fixtures, and how to fully maximize your players through out the course of the season on multiple fronts.

To stay at this level, a player who fits Fekir's profile would strengthen us, as would player of Anderson's profile, to me they're two different types of players. Neither have to start in every single match for us to be better and stronger. Spending 60 million isn't that obscene given the money going around, what we're doiing,etc..

Anderson can't play as an 8, he's never played there in his career to my knowledge.

That was my point.


Who is doing it? He isn't being played as a 10, he's played in Mane's position or in the half space as Klopp has said, but he hasn't being played consistently out of position.

I don't agree with almost anything you wrote here.  Sometimes that happens.  Have a good evening.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1088 on: January 12, 2019, 01:41:45 AM »
Fuck it. Its Evertons Barcelona Gomes. NOT, you understand me, the Bafetimbi type. No Sir. We want the loaner model hes clearly the bestest ever at his position.
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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1089 on: January 12, 2019, 08:48:04 AM »
You're not spending £60m+ on Anderson to have him rotate with the Front 3.  Obviously he can do that but you can get way cheaper options if that's all you need.  You're spending that money as he can start with those front 3 in the midfield space as a #8 with seemingly minimal drop off defensively which is exactly what Fekir was being purchased for.  He'd be our Silva so to say.
I don’t know what type of player Anderson is exactly, but couldn’t a club of our size and with our resources have a 60 million player as 4th choice attacker? All three starting players are worth more than that. And in midfield every other game players worth 30-60 million sit on our bench (depending on who starts).

There would still be plenty of games for another attacker too. I think Klopp is very reluctant to rest Salah or Firmino, partly beacuse they are so good obviously, but also because to drop off to Sturridge and Origi is simply too great. If we had someone closer to the Mane/Firmino/Salah level, I think we’d see more rotation. And if that forward turns out to be exceptional, and depending on what type of player it is, all four could start plenty of games. Of course that would mean less games for other 50million + players such as Oxlade-Chamberlain and Keita.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1090 on: January 12, 2019, 08:58:50 AM »
I can remember an one of Robertson’s early game where he was ignored by Coutinho a lot even when in good positions. I thought it was odd then.

Yeah it was weird then, and if that gossip is true... fucking ridiculous now. Would love to have a player of Phil's calibre in the squad still but if that money was spent on Van Dijk and Alisson then sound.
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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1091 on: January 12, 2019, 11:00:55 AM »
Not sure VVD was bought with the Coutinho money to be honest. Reason being, I'm pretty sure we'd have signed VVD in the summer when Phil was still with us had it not been leaked Jurgen had met Big Virg in Blackpool.

Saying that, I suppose you could argue the club knew Coutinho was going at some point that season, so they committed a certain amount of money to sign VVD, knowing full well they'd recoup it when they sold Phil.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1092 on: January 12, 2019, 11:35:21 AM »
I don’t know what type of player Anderson is exactly, but couldn’t a club of our size and with our resources have a 60 million player as 4th choice attacker? All three starting players are worth more than that. And in midfield every other game players worth 30-60 million sit on our bench (depending on who starts).

There would still be plenty of games for another attacker too. I think Klopp is very reluctant to rest Salah or Firmino, partly beacuse they are so good obviously, but also because to drop off to Sturridge and Origi is simply too great. If we had someone closer to the Mane/Firmino/Salah level, I think we’d see more rotation. And if that forward turns out to be exceptional, and depending on what type of player it is, all four could start plenty of games. Of course that would mean less games for other 50million + players such as Oxlade-Chamberlain and Keita.

Now I know that the value of players has inflated like a balloon, but really?

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1093 on: January 12, 2019, 11:38:45 AM »
Now I know that the value of players has inflated like a balloon, but really?

Does it have to be 4th choice, can it not be a pool of 4 quality attacking players that we pick 3 from, to which all 4 will probably play 40 to 45 games a season?

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1094 on: January 12, 2019, 12:31:41 PM »
Now I know that the value of players has inflated like a balloon, but really?
I didn’t mean forth in line after Salah or Firmino only, but someone who could play instead of either or one of them as well as Mane perhaps. Ideally for all three of course. Isn’t that what we wanted with Fekir? Someone who can play with our 3 main attackers as well as cover for 1-2 of them?

We’ve got the likes of Fabinho, Keita, Wijnaldum, Henderson, Shaqiri and next season Oxlade-Chamberlain competing for 2-3 spots in the starting eleven, maybe 4 at most. All are worth more than 30 million at least, Keita, Fabinho and a fully fit Chamberlain probably 50+.

Salah, Mane and Firmino would cost 70m + all of them, Salah more than 100m. That the player next in line could be a 50-60m outlay doesn’t seem too crazy considering the fees that are normal now and that this player is likely our only major signing for next season. We wont spend much to replace Mignolet or Moreno.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1095 on: January 12, 2019, 02:00:47 PM »
Now I know that the value of players has inflated like a balloon, but really?

City's front 3 options: Aguero, Sterling, Sane, Mahrez, (Bernardo), Jesus

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1096 on: January 12, 2019, 02:12:09 PM »
Does it have to be 4th choice, can it not be a pool of 4 quality attacking players that we pick 3 from, to which all 4 will probably play 40 to 45 games a season?

Is exactly right. We definitely need to add another top class option to the front 3.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1097 on: January 12, 2019, 02:26:11 PM »
Is exactly right. We definitely need to add another top class option to the front 3.

Especially with Mane and Salah both playing in AFCON in the summer, so another long season for them. So we can't bank on them staying fit without injuries and play them every game again next season.


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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1098 on: January 12, 2019, 02:40:08 PM »
I didn’t mean forth in line after Salah or Firmino only, but someone who could play instead of either or one of them as well as Mane perhaps. Ideally for all three of course. Isn’t that what we wanted with Fekir? Someone who can play with our 3 main attackers as well as cover for 1-2 of them?

We’ve got the likes of Fabinho, Keita, Wijnaldum, Henderson, Shaqiri and next season Oxlade-Chamberlain competing for 2-3 spots in the starting eleven, maybe 4 at most. All are worth more than 30 million at least, Keita, Fabinho and a fully fit Chamberlain probably 50+.

Salah, Mane and Firmino would cost 70m + all of them, Salah more than 100m. That the player next in line could be a 50-60m outlay doesn’t seem too crazy considering the fees that are normal now and that this player is likely our only major signing for next season. We wont spend much to replace Mignolet or Moreno.

IMO only the slavemerchants can afford that kind of value off the bench.

No one else has, to be honest:

Salah, Mane, Firmino

Sane, Sterling, Aguero, Jesus, Mahrez

Lukaku, Martial, Rashford, (someone will cry if Sanchez is not mentioned)

Aubameyang, Lacazette

Hazard

Kane, Son

We really don't have the resources to buy a 60M€ player just to sit on the bench, with that kind fee, he'd propably ask north of 200K€ a week in wages too.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1099 on: January 12, 2019, 02:41:04 PM »
Does it have to be 4th choice, can it not be a pool of 4 quality attacking players that we pick 3 from, to which all 4 will probably play 40 to 45 games a season?

Exactly. There are 4 ways to choose 3 from 4, so if we assume there’s 60 games in a season, you could manage their time so that they all play 45 games (if time was divided equally).
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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1100 on: January 12, 2019, 02:45:40 PM »
We really don't have the resources to buy a 60M€ player just to sit on the bench, with that kind fee, he'd propably ask north of 200K€ a week in wages too.
We were going to buy Fekir for £57m and pay him huge wages and I'm sure he would have been rotated and spent time on the bench. Milner and Sturridge are both on £150k a week and are regularly on the bench.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1101 on: January 12, 2019, 03:00:19 PM »
IMO only the slavemerchants can afford that kind of value off the bench.

No one else has, to be honest:

Salah, Mane, Firmino

Sane, Sterling, Aguero, Jesus, Mahrez

Lukaku, Martial, Rashford, (someone will cry if Sanchez is not mentioned)

Aubameyang, Lacazette

Hazard

Kane, Son

We really don't have the resources to buy a 60M€ player just to sit on the bench, with that kind fee, he'd propably ask north of 200K€ a week in wages too.

You’ve proved your own point wrong by pointing out United, given they do pay Sanchez £500k a week.

Plus you’ve absolutely no idea what resources we have as a club. I mean especially as we’ve got Keita on the bench today who cost close £60m.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1102 on: January 12, 2019, 03:05:14 PM »
You’ve proved your own point wrong by pointing out United, given they do pay Sanchez £500k a week.

Plus you’ve absolutely no idea what resources we have as a club. I mean especially as we’ve got Keita on the bench today who cost close £60m.

I stand corrected, your world where we buy options for 60M sounds prettier anyway.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1103 on: January 12, 2019, 03:05:53 PM »
We really don't have the resources to buy a 60M€ player just to sit on the bench, with that kind fee, he'd propably ask north of 200K€ a week in wages too.

No one is saying we should do that.

We need another quality option there with Sturridge and Origi's days here looking to be numbered.  We've got Shaqiri, we'll hopefully have Brewster back fit, we need one more.

Any your point about our resources is disproved just by looking at our bench today.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1104 on: January 12, 2019, 03:26:00 PM »
No one is saying we should do that.

We need another quality option there with Sturridge and Origi's days here looking to be numbered.  We've got Shaqiri, we'll hopefully have Brewster back fit, we need one more.

Any your point about our resources is disproved just by looking at our bench today.
I don’t know what type of player Anderson is exactly, but couldn’t a club of our size and with our resources have a 60 million player as 4th choice attacker? All three starting players are worth more than that. And in midfield every other game players worth 30-60 million sit on our bench (depending on who starts).

There would still be plenty of games for another attacker too. I think Klopp is very reluctant to rest Salah or Firmino, partly beacuse they are so good obviously, but also because to drop off to Sturridge and Origi is simply too great. If we had someone closer to the Mane/Firmino/Salah level, I think we’d see more rotation. And if that forward turns out to be exceptional, and depending on what type of player it is, all four could start plenty of games. Of course that would mean less games for other 50million + players such as Oxlade-Chamberlain and Keita.

Yep, was just arguing with meself.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1105 on: January 12, 2019, 03:30:32 PM »
Yep, was just arguing with meself.

That doesn't mean that any new signing would just sit on our bench.

We've been lucky in that the front three haven't missed a lot of game time through injury, Salah and Firmino in particular.  There's nothing stopping us from adding more quality to that, we're pretty much clearing the decks in terms of our current attacking depth so we're going to need to do something.  We can always rotate, we don't need to put ourselves in a position where we're entirely reliant on Mane, Salah and Firmino to stay fit next season.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1106 on: January 12, 2019, 04:08:47 PM »
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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1107 on: January 12, 2019, 06:30:17 PM »
Anybody thinking we were spending more than £50m for Fekir with the intention of him just rotating or not starting almost every game is crazy. 

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1108 on: January 12, 2019, 06:56:42 PM »
Anybody thinking we were spending more than £50m for Fekir with the intention of him just rotating or not starting almost every game is crazy.

We spent 35 or so million on AOC and he wasn't first choice for a while. Keita, too.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1109 on: January 12, 2019, 06:59:22 PM »
Anybody thinking we were spending more than £50m for Fekir with the intention of him just rotating or not starting almost every game is crazy.

You only have to look at the prices of some players recently to see that anyone who will be around the first team will cost £50m+, save for the odd great deal.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon)
« Reply #1110 on: January 12, 2019, 07:16:45 PM »
We spent 35 or so million on AOC and he wasn't first choice for a while. Keita, too.

You’re stating both we’re signed for squad depth?  Yeah that’s just wrong. 

You only have to look at the prices of some players recently to see that anyone who will be around the first team will cost £50m+, save for the odd great deal.

So with no proof but a general idea of market rate LFC/FSG are going to spend that transfer fee which would probably also make that player one of the highest wage earners in the squad for them to not play almost every game?   I don’t think so......

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« Reply #1111 on: January 12, 2019, 07:21:59 PM »
So with no proof but a general idea of market rate LFC/FSG are going to spend that transfer fee which would probably also make that player one of the highest wage earners in the squad for them to not play almost every game?   I don’t think so......

Isn't that happening now with Keita? 

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« Reply #1112 on: January 12, 2019, 07:24:39 PM »
Isn't that happening now with Keita?

And you think that was the plan 18 months ago when we bought him? 

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon)
« Reply #1113 on: January 12, 2019, 07:24:50 PM »
So with no proof but a general idea of market rate LFC/FSG are going to spend that transfer fee which would probably also make that player one of the highest wage earners in the squad for them to not play almost every game?   I don’t think so......

No, I never said going to, I said players who are of the quality level around our first team would cost that amount.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon)
« Reply #1114 on: January 12, 2019, 07:28:09 PM »
No, I never said going to, I said players who are of the quality level around our first team would cost that amount.

Depends.  I think ideally your giving substitute minutes to “potential” like Solanke, Brewster, Jones, etc. 

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon)
« Reply #1115 on: January 12, 2019, 07:29:31 PM »
And you think that was the plan 18 months ago when we bought him?

But is it happening?

I think FSG have proven that they're prepared to pay what it takes to get quality if we identify it.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon)
« Reply #1116 on: January 12, 2019, 07:32:47 PM »
Depends.  I think ideally your giving substitute minutes to “potential” like Solanke, Brewster, Jones, etc.

It’s not just about sub minutes though, we also need starting alternatives which won’t weaken the side by resorting to the likes of Solanke.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1117 on: January 12, 2019, 07:36:54 PM »
We def need 1 more quality attacker, ideally 2. It’s my only real worry about the rest of the season, 1 injury to one of the 3 and Shaq starts every game and we have not a lot on the bench. It’s going ok so far and if our attack takes a hit at some point our incredible defence means we only usually need 1 goal to win a game but still.

Defo the next stage in our development, the 3 basically play through any tiredness, bad form or whatever now. Would be nice to change that for next season.

We’ve joined the top table, now it’s time to stay there.

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1118 on: January 12, 2019, 07:51:35 PM »
We def need 1 more quality attacker, ideally 2. It’s my only real worry about the rest of the season, 1 injury to one of the 3 and Shaq starts every game and we have not a lot on the bench. It’s going ok so far and if our attack takes a hit at some point our incredible defence means we only usually need 1 goal to win a game but still.

Defo the next stage in our development, the 3 basically play through any tiredness, bad form or whatever now. Would be nice to change that for next season.

We’ve joined the top table, now it’s time to stay there.
Getting Ox and Brewster(Making the step up) back will help, Lets just say it is Werner who is signed. We would have Salah,Werner,Firmino Brewster all could play as Striker
For the 3 spots(Inside left,centrally,inside right) behind Striker would Mane,Firmino,Shaqiri,Ox,Werner,Brewster,Wilson(?),Woodburn(?), Can also play keita and Gini in those spots also Think that would be enough Depth to rotate/cover, If somebody else we got with an attack i would think a lallana type profile would be one

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Re: General Thread - Winter Window 2019 (No Fekir coming, No Capon).
« Reply #1119 on: January 12, 2019, 08:00:44 PM »
Some bizarre arguments on here. Am I right in thinking quite a few on here are saying we'll not buy another attacker for 60m ish because the 3 attacking players we have already fill the 3 positions available?

That's, quite frankly, stupid.

We are in a position where we can afford another 60m attacking player and 150k/week wages. Said player would be competing for 3 spots with 3 other players. Am I right? Or are people arguing we should play Bobby, Salah and Mane every game and they definitely won't ever get injured, or we can buy a youngster who can come in if they get injured?

Give your heads a wobble lads.

As for wages, what are we getting off our books with (potentially) Studge, Origi, Ings, Solanke getting sold?