Players you'd like us to sign thread

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Norfolk Royal » 06 Dec 2018 11:47

I long for the 70s when we would sign a player simply because they could 'run fast.'

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by NewCorkSeth » 06 Dec 2018 17:28

Norfolk Royal wrote:I long for the 70s when we would sign a player simply because they could 'run fast.'

Twas a simpler but more beautiful time.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Snowflake Royal » 06 Dec 2018 20:32

Far more concerned with Outs than Ins.

Aluko
McShane
Meyler
Mannone
O'Shea
Edwards
Clement
Harriott
Popa
Beasant
Medical team
Nani

All at anything less than paying up their full contract.

Swift
Bacuna
Barrow
Gunter
All for any decent sum of money

Maximum of three in, at least two out for every one in. Priorities being a centreback and a midfielder.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Old Man Andrews » 07 Dec 2018 09:36

Snowflake Royal wrote:Far more concerned with Outs than Ins.

Beasant


Really interested to hear about your extensive goalkeeper coaching knowledge here Ian. What does Dave Beasant do wrong? What does he need to do to improve? What does he do in training? Please share.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Hound » 07 Dec 2018 10:48

Snowflake Royal wrote:Far more concerned with Outs than Ins.

Aluko
McShane
Meyler
Mannone
O'Shea
Edwards
Clement
Harriott
Popa
Beasant
Medical team
Nani

All at anything less than paying up their full contract.

Swift
Bacuna
Barrow
Gunter
All for any decent sum of money

Maximum of three in, at least two out for every one in. Priorities being a centreback and a midfielder.


Interesting on Bacuna. Would say personally he is key to our side at the moment. Would not want to lose him


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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by sandman » 07 Dec 2018 13:13

Can forget about any January ins now. All about the outs.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Snowflake Royal » 07 Dec 2018 13:26

Old Man Andrews wrote:
Snowflake Royal wrote:Far more concerned with Outs than Ins.

Beasant


Really interested to hear about your extensive goalkeeper coaching knowledge here Ian. What does Dave Beasant do wrong? What does he need to do to improve? What does he do in training? Please share.

The quality of our keeping has dipped significantly since Beasant took over from Bobbi.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Old Man Andrews » 07 Dec 2018 13:27

Snowflake Royal wrote:
Old Man Andrews wrote:
Snowflake Royal wrote:Far more concerned with Outs than Ins.

Beasant


Really interested to hear about your extensive goalkeeper coaching knowledge here Ian. What does Dave Beasant do wrong? What does he need to do to improve? What does he do in training? Please share.

The quality of our keeping has dipped significantly since Beasant took over from Bobbi.


Think that might have something to do with the quality of the goalkeepers........... Wow even for you that is desperate Ian.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Snowflake Royal » 07 Dec 2018 13:33

Old Man Andrews wrote:
Snowflake Royal wrote:
Old Man Andrews wrote:
Really interested to hear about your extensive goalkeeper coaching knowledge here Ian. What does Dave Beasant do wrong? What does he need to do to improve? What does he do in training? Please share.

The quality of our keeping has dipped significantly since Beasant took over from Bobbi.


Think that might have something to do with the quality of the goalkeepers........... Wow even for you that is desperate Ian.

We're also having a clean sweep and getting rid of everyone associated with the old.

I reckon your goalkeeping coach probably has some significant involvement in which keeper you sign too. :roll:


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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by sandman » 07 Dec 2018 13:33

Don't see them on the training ground but if Beasant's pre match warm up is any indication of what they do in training then he doesn't appear to be the best. He's improved slightly from his first season, where he would kick the ball at everyone apart from the keeper.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Old Man Andrews » 07 Dec 2018 13:34

Snowflake Royal wrote:
Old Man Andrews wrote:
Snowflake Royal wrote:The quality of our keeping has dipped significantly since Beasant took over from Bobbi.


Think that might have something to do with the quality of the goalkeepers........... Wow even for you that is desperate Ian.

We're also having a clean sweep and getting rid of everyone associated with the old.

I reckon your goalkeeping coach probably has some significant involvement in which keeper you sign too. :roll:


hahahaha no they dont, not even slightly. Ian you are wrong, accept that you are wrong for once.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by Old Man Andrews » 07 Dec 2018 13:36

sandman wrote:Don't see them on the training ground but if Beasant's pre match warm up is any indication of what they do in training then he doesn't appear to be the best. He's improved slightly from his first season, where he would kick the ball at everyone apart from the keeper.


Oh I am not saying he is a good goalkeeper coach by any means, none of us can say if he is or isn't for sure because we do not work for him or see him on a daily basis. He might be awful or he could be great, just wanted to see what Ian's fantastic insight was.

Don't look too much into the pre-match stuff though. It is a warm up drill and not specific coaching. Jaakkola certainly has improved under him.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by glass half full » 08 Dec 2018 19:48

Tbh I am still puzzled as to why Sal Bibbo (where is he now?) was replaced by Dave Beasant. Did he kick Steve Clarke's cat? :?


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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by From Despair To Where? » 09 Dec 2018 23:23

glass half full wrote:Tbh I am still puzzled as to why Sal Bibbo (where is he now?) was replaced by Dave Beasant. Did he kick Steve Clarke's cat? :?


Sal Bibbo is goalkeeping coach at Arsenal, so yeah, a slight step up.

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Re: Players you'd like us to sign thread

by John Smith » 10 Dec 2018 12:24

Scott Dann hasn't played for a over a year through injury. A 2 month loan at the Madejski would be ideal for his fitness and to help shore up our defence

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