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lol Coutinho

Discussion in 'The Football Forum' started by Woland, Jun 3, 2019.

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  1. Woland

    Woland Part of the Furniture Member

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    it would have been funny if someone had mentioned.

    but yes!

    lol
     
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    Fuck Coutinho.

    He can shove Barcelona up his arse.
     
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    Modo A contentious scando Member

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    Pretty much the 2019 version of Michael Owen.
     
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    Thank God he left. All those players we bought with his fee. VD, Allison and more..
     
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    Woland Part of the Furniture Member

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    Is there a Portuguese word for Schadenfreude?
     
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    Coutinho "infortúnio".

    Has a ring to it.
     
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    To hell with Coutinho, Suarez and Can.
     
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    I've never really had a Spanish team before but after last night in San Sebastian I'm all for Real Sausage Your Dad. Johnny Aldridge was the first ever non local to play for them too
     
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    doctor_mac My cowboy name is Garland Justice Moderator

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    This belongs in here.
     
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    Just because he didn’t fit in at Barca doesn’t mean he won’t kill at at Utd. He seemed to do ok for us in the Prem. I wouldn’t have him back. I wouldn’t write him off.
     
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    I'm rubbish at tables, it looks like Phil's time at Barca was pretty consistent with his time at Liverpool. I will need to have a serious look tomorrow to see what I'm missing..
     
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    You need to take the stats from the 2016/17 column, the last full season he was busting a gut for us, and compare them to the last column (2018/19), his first full season for Barcelona.
     
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    Would he be set up to succeed there? Also he was getting a little found out on his tendency to make space for the curled shot from the edge of the box.
     
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    His biggest flaw for us was that he was a defense liability.  With our front 3 plus him, made us very soft centered, I think the same shit was raised at Barca, he is not good or capable enough to get the ball back.
     
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    I wouldn’t entirely agree with this.

    With Allison, VVD & Fabinho in the team - Coutinho’s presence wouldn’t have affected us as much in terms of being soft-centered.

    If anything there’s a very good argument that the balance has swung too much towards solidity in Midfield - if you accept AOC’s injury affected presence & Keita’s inconsistent debut season.
     
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    Let’s say we could get him back for £50mill. Would anyone have him back for that price??...
     
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