Recent content by stevel

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    Player Watch Player Watch: Moussa Sissoko

    And we were worse when Sissoko came on against Everton.
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    Player Watch: Gareth Bale

    I know he hasn't played much recently for RM but has anyone watched him when he has and/or for Wales and able to comment on his current performance levels? Does he still have the same pace, the same rocket shot that he did when was with us?
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    Zé Luís
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    Manager watch: Jose Mourinho

    You forgot tactics, which are in his control. I think pumping frequent long balls forward with the high risk of losing possession is happening as per his instruction, but I don't understand why.
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    Match Threads Spurs vs Bayern Munich - Match Thread

    Have to remember that almost all these players ran themselves ragged playing as 10 v 11 on the weekend. Can't understand why Poch didn't use his squad.
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    Style of play

    Problem is he didn't learn quick. We had multiple games exactly like this last year. Some we got away with, eg. via an Eriksen special from outside the box. Some we didn't. And it seems like Poch hasn't learnt because it's happening again.
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    Style of play

    Bruce's tactics: get as many defenders as possible into a small area in front of goal so they have no room to create anything. Pochettino's tactics: get as many attackers as possible into the same small area in front of goal so we have no room to create anything. Key players from last season...
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    Player watch: Toby Alderweireld

    I don't blame KWP that much. Great cross and great finish. But at the point de Bruyne hits the ball holding the line for offside is no longer relevant. So at that point KWP should have run to try and get to the ball at the far post, regardless of whether he knew what Sterling was doing. When...
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    Team v. Villa

    I think KWP will start. Poch backed him to start at Barcelona so I think will trust him vs Villa. I think our starting XI vs Milan will start vs Villa.
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    The Troy Parrott Sketch

    Do we know why he didn't feature against Bayern?
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    Player Watch: Juan Foyth

    Not if you want to win the CL next time
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    Player watch: Toby Alderweireld

    When Herc said Toby's not going anywhere this season he also said his reasons were very genuine. Perhaps he does want to go to Ajax next but knows they can't afford both a transfer fee and a wage that he'd be happy with. So he's seeing out his contract so Ajax can afford him on a free...
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    CL Final where will you be watching it

    I'll be in Split, Croatia, trying to find a bar that'll show it. Any ideas?
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    New Stadium Details And Discussions

    To illustrate how things have changed (and how old I am), in 1990 I presented at the ticket office two weeks before the season started and bought a season ticket for £90. No waiting list.
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    The Mauricio Pochettino thread

    Last season we lost four games total. This season we've already lost four and it's not even December.