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Denis Cheryshev

Discussion in 'Transfer Rumours' started by Gutter Boy, 14 Jun 2018.

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  1. Gutter Boy

    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    So someone, usually Liverpool or West Ham, tends to buy all the crap players who have a few fluke performances at the WC.

    So how about Denis Cheryshev as our new WF/CF. He looks skillful, quick, strong and can finish. £40m seems the new £15m, so how about it?
     
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    K.D.D.D.D.Soc Simon Davies

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    Mm sounds like an other Nico Claesen
     
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    parklane1 Andy Thompson

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    Nico was decent player, the problem for him was it was the time when we played only one striker who happened to have the season of his life.
     
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    Bedfordspurs Nayim

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    Was he a striker?
    I went to loads of games that season but don’t remember him playing ... but remember the name well
     
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    parklane1 Andy Thompson

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    Yes he was, once Pleat changed our system he has Nico playing more from M/F which was not his game at all. Then TV took over ( after Pleat)and for whatever reason he did not rate him and sold him to Chelsi.

    Pity really because he had a lot of pace and he always looked good, but Allen was better that season and Nico was left out or as i said played further back.
     
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    Cochise Michael Carrick

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    Saudi Arabia weren't the greatest opposition.
     
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    Kandi1977 Les Ferdinand

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    How many Russian players have been a success? Pav did ok, but Arshavin was his times Arnautovic. Occasionally good, but largely not. Cheats had a couple, including Zhirkov, who were massive flops.
     
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    MKSpur Andy Sinton

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    Arnautovic is Austrian.

    I agree with the sentiment though, kanchelskis the only stand out player from Russia, I’d say the others and the couple of Ukrainians all failed to live up to their expectations. (I loved Pav’s purple patch for us btw)
     
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    alekaras Young-Pyo Lee

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    I loved Nico Claesen. He was a claes player.
     
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    Kandi1977 Les Ferdinand

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    I know Arnautovic is Austrian. I was referring to what type of player Arshavin was.
     
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    milo Vivian Woodward Staff Member

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    How many players signed off the back of a World Cup are a success?
     
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    Kandi1977 Les Ferdinand

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    I have no idea.
     
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    milo Vivian Woodward Staff Member

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    Or players called Dennis? Who was the last good Dennis?
     
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    Kandi1977 Les Ferdinand

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    Bergkamp and Irwin.
     
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    johnola Pascal Chimbonda

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    Cuadrado at Chelsea was a good example after the last World Cup.

    Brilliant in the tournament, made no impression in London.

    (Just looking at wiki and I see Ham Salad on loan was part of that deal with fiorentina- haha!)
     
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    LemonadeMoney Frederic Kanoute

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    I can't think of a good one. Didn't we sign Popescu and Dumitrescu on the back of a WC? Neither were really a success for us.
    Diouf was on the back of a WC, he had a decent career in the PL.
     
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    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    None - ever
     
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    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    Popescu was actually too much of a success, and quickly got tapped up by Barcelona

    Radicchio at West Ham was the funniest world cup signing flop. And Liverpool signed a load of really terrible Senegalese players. I remember we nearly bought Alexi Lalas off the back of a tournament.
     
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    glasgowspur Vedran Corluka

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    LemonadeMoney Frederic Kanoute

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    I don't remember Popescu being anything out of the ordinary for us, and was a bit meh when he went to Barcalona.
     
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