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Transfer Rumours And Makey up stories (V2)

Discussion in 'Transfer Forum' started by Dub13, Apr 9, 2013.

  1. flies

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    I see that Greek CB papadopolous who we were linked with a few yrs ago, 28 is a current free agent.
     
  2. robbie st leger

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    I can see some action we can’t go with current set up of 2 recognized CBs
     
  3. Skintown Red

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    Klopp not big into his stop gaps, would be surprised if he adds unless another injury...big ask for Matip and a lesser extent Gomez to remain fit though
     
  4. bobby benitez

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    Define stop gap? Alisson for 6 weeks was never an option, 2 CB's for the season and one of them not Virgil is a different ball game. If we can get a recently retired Klavan type then we should do it, Matip is made of crisps.
     
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    Ezequiel Garay

    https://www.transfermarkt.com/ezequiel-garay/profil/spieler/35939
     
  6. RedPaddy

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    I wonder would he have enough confidence to bring in Rhys William's. Big lack of experience though.,..
    There isnt a hope matip or Gomez wont be injured soon. Maybe even both of them at the same time:eek:
    Then what?- 2 midfielders at CB, hendo & fab ??!:(
    If we have have aspirations of a trophy this season we need to buy a CB in january & I would've said that whether VVD was injured or not..
     
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    Letting Lovren go and not replacing him was a big risk and a bad decision imo. It was highly likely Matip or Gomez would get injured. Injuries have happened and now our only fit CB is Gomez. 1 fit CB. :confused:
     
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    I think it was blatently obvious that we needed to buy a capable and experienced CB, and said it serval times, coming into the last transfer window and during it - my posts and the response from a few on here, are all there to be viewed.

    Buying a new CB should have been treated as a higher priority, if we'd limited funds to spend. It was a bad decision not to buy for this position and one that I really fear that we'll pay the price for.
     
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    Which one of Thiago and Jota would you have sacrificed to buy a third or 4th choice CB? Because in reality that's what we're talking about,and when I say reality mate,that means Klopp rates Gomez far higher than you do so it would have been a 3rd or 4th choice CB coming in.
     
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    To clarify,I'm not saying you'd be wrong to sacrifice one of those players for a CB,even before Van Dijk got injured. I wouldn't have,but its a perfectly reasonable position to take.
     
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    I know i’d rather have Thiago and Fabinho in the squad than Fab and some 3rd or 4th choice defender
     
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    I'll put the mockers on him here but people need to realise Gomez does not break down. Broke his ankle v Burnley at Christmas 2018 and was poxed a couple of times early on in career but I see a fit and reliable defender.
     
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    He's stepped up really well last 3 games after a shaky start to the season.

    I'd have liked if we had replaced Lovren but not a hope instead of Thiago or Jota. Van Dijk being injured is a huge blow and one that was unexpected given how bullet proof he's been for us.

    I'd like if we signed a CB in January, mainly because Matip picks up a lot of injuries. The chances are though unless we sign one who turns out to be top class the new signing could be 4th choice next season.
     

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