Rival Watch

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Re: Rival Watch

by genome » 17 Jun 2019 18:32

Lee Bowyer leaves Charlton, apparently?

wtf?

Link to the official website article here, but no official tweets sent out, bizarre
https://www.cafc.co.uk/news/view/5d07a7 ... -extension

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Re: Rival Watch

by SCIAG » 17 Jun 2019 20:08

It's bizarre until you remember that it is Charlton.

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Re: Rival Watch

by Lower West » 17 Jun 2019 20:45

SCIAG It's bizarre until you remember that it is Charlton.


Not just Reading under a self imposed embargo. The fact that a promoted club is up for sale suggests that the (disliked) owners see this as a good opportunity to recover at least some of their investment. Suggests that this fills one of the 3 bottom positions for next season.

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Re: Rival Watch

by Stranded » 17 Jun 2019 21:11

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SCIAG It's bizarre until you remember that it is Charlton.


Not just Reading under a self imposed embargo. The fact that a promoted club is up for sale suggests that the (disliked) owners see this as a good opportunity to recover at least some of their investment. Suggests that this fills one of the 3 bottom positions for next season.


If you choose to believe The Sun, the embargo isn't self-imposed.

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Re: Rival Watch

by Hound » 17 Jun 2019 21:31

It’s a strange one that - never heard of that happening before.

Doesn’t put us in any great negotiating position when trying to sell


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Re: Rival Watch

by URZZZZ » 18 Jun 2019 08:30

genome Lee Bowyer leaves Charlton, apparently?

wtf?

Link to the official website article here, but no official tweets sent out, bizarre
https://www.cafc.co.uk/news/view/5d07a7 ... -extension


Seems like Bowyer has changed his mind, signed a new deal this morning

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Re: Rival Watch

by muirinho » 18 Jun 2019 15:20

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genome Lee Bowyer leaves Charlton, apparently?

wtf?

Link to the official website article here, but no official tweets sent out, bizarre
https://www.cafc.co.uk/news/view/5d07a7 ... -extension


Seems like Bowyer has changed his mind, signed a new deal this morning


Or maybe the deal offered was changed

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Re: Rival Watch

by URZZZZ » 18 Jun 2019 18:03

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Garry Monk on his way out of Birmingham if reports are to be believed


Confirmed. Sacked

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Re: Rival Watch

by genome » 18 Jun 2019 18:27

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Garry Monk on his way out of Birmingham if reports are to be believed


Confirmed. Sacked


Calling it now - Monk to go to Derby once Lampard goes to Chelsea


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Re: Rival Watch

by maffff » 18 Jun 2019 23:29

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Garry Monk on his way out of Birmingham if reports are to be believed


Confirmed. Sacked


Calling it now - Monk to go to Derby once Lampard goes to Chelsea

and Jose stays? Deal.

Or José goes and Monk ends up here? :?

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Re: Rival Watch

by Hound » 20 Jun 2019 16:44

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Confirmed. Sacked


Calling it now - Monk to go to Derby once Lampard goes to Chelsea

and Jose stays? Deal.

Or José goes and Monk ends up here? :?


Wouldn't be that upset with that tbh (if Gomes leaves, which I hope doesn't happen). I think Monk did a decent job over at Brum, and they seempretty gutted he has gone.

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Re: Rival Watch

by NewCorkSeth » 20 Jun 2019 17:12

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Calling it now - Monk to go to Derby once Lampard goes to Chelsea

and Jose stays? Deal.

Or José goes and Monk ends up here? :?


Wouldn't be that upset with that tbh (if Gomes leaves, which I hope doesn't happen). I think Monk did a decent job over at Brum, and they seempretty gutted he has gone.

But he would only be here for a season. We need longevity right now.

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Re: Rival Watch

by Snowflake Royal » 20 Jun 2019 19:46

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maffff and Jose stays? Deal.

Or José goes and Monk ends up here? :?


Wouldn't be that upset with that tbh (if Gomes leaves, which I hope doesn't happen). I think Monk did a decent job over at Brum, and they seempretty gutted he has gone.

But he would only be here for a season. We need longevity right now.

Shouldn't have hired Gomes then seeing as he's never done 2 seasons, isn't it?


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Re: Rival Watch

by NewCorkSeth » 20 Jun 2019 21:24

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Wouldn't be that upset with that tbh (if Gomes leaves, which I hope doesn't happen). I think Monk did a decent job over at Brum, and they seempretty gutted he has gone.

But he would only be here for a season. We need longevity right now.

Shouldn't have hired Gomes then seeing as he's never done 2 seasons, isn't it?

Different circumstances :?

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Re: Rival Watch

by leon » 20 Jun 2019 23:53

FFS Gomes is going???????

WTAF????

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Re: Rival Watch

by URZZZZ » 21 Jun 2019 08:12

Reece Brown gone from Forest Green to Huddersfield
Bauer - Charlton to Preston :| fear that's one we've let go
Brad Collins - Chelsea to Barnsley
Barbet - Brentford to QPR
Bonne - Orient to Charlton
Bryson - Derby to Aberdeen

Millwall seem to be changing it up a little this season, both Morison and Gregory out now - although it seems they're interested in Matt Smith

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Re: Rival Watch

by Silver Fox » 21 Jun 2019 10:47

Is transfer activity being done in alphabetical order this summer?

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Re: Rival Watch

by URZZZZ » 25 Jun 2019 20:01

Stoke have made 5 signings today! More and more Champ teams now dipping their toes into the market

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Re: Rival Watch

by Hound » 25 Jun 2019 20:36

Saw that - look like they aren’t splashing the cash from the look of it - 4 freebies wasn’t it?

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Re: Rival Watch

by URZZZZ » 25 Jun 2019 21:40

Powell, Gregory, Davies and Cousins on a free. Lindsay for a couple of million. Couple of decent signings there, but I’ve never got the hype of Powell, think he’s bang average at best

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