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Ben Davies

Discussion in 'Spurs News & Views' started by billyiddo, 23 Jul 2014.

  1. DevonSpur

    DevonSpur Stephane Dalmat

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    IMO he's our Denis Irwin - unfashionable player as he's not at all flashy but is generally very solid and just gets on with his job.

    Diolch, Ben!!
     
  2. Kandi1977

    Kandi1977 Les Ferdinand

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    Spot on. No fancy stuff, just solid and pretty reliable.
     
  3. metalgear

    metalgear Johnny Morrison

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    i think he gives away possession much more than denis irwin
     
  4. elltrev

    elltrev Ronnie Rosenthal

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    I feel the same way. But what is it that makes him seem not flashy I wonder? He does have 2 goals and 6 assists in 25 starts this season, after all!

    Guess it's just that he doesn't really dribble or try and use skill? And is a little slow for a full-back?

    I love him - he needs and deserves a song.
     
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  5. Glenda's Legs

    Glenda's Legs Simon Davies

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    I totally agree.
    But one of the things that irks me nowadays is that a player either has a song of their own or they have nothing.
    And it can take ages for a specific song to take off ( look at Son and ‘Nice one Sonny’. It’s not even original but it’s taken 3 seasons).
    What’s wrong with a simple round of “There’s only one <player name> ? Ok, it’s not inventive but it’s still singing a player’s name and has to be better than nothing.

    (Which also makes me a bit nostalgic for those down times in games (usually while an injury was being treated) when the crowd would sing for player x to ‘give us a wave’).
     
  6. LemonadeMoney

    LemonadeMoney Frederic Kanoute

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  7. K.D.D.D.D.Soc

    K.D.D.D.D.Soc Simon Davies

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    brick defending from ref, never turn your back!!!
     
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  8. K.D.D.D.D.Soc

    K.D.D.D.D.Soc Simon Davies

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    Are his arms in a natural position?
     
  9. thfcsteff

    thfcsteff Colin Calderwood Staff Member

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    I would love to see Jurgen's old chant revived for Trippier.
     
  10. Jon

    Jon Jermaine Jenas

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    Can anyone edit the ball out, and photoshop the ref more over to the right?

    Would look fantastic - Gentle Ben booting the ref squarely up the ar5e.... Father Ted on Bishop Brennan style.
     
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  11. LemonadeMoney

    LemonadeMoney Frederic Kanoute

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    'Who do you think you are kidding Kieran Trippier' ? :p
     
  12. Gutter Boy

    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    Chimm-chimminee, chim-chimminee, chim-chim-churoo, Jurgen was a German, but now he's a Jew?
     
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  13. billyiddo

    billyiddo Paul Stewart Staff Member

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    Not sure Trippier fits in to the wonderland song
     
  14. awesome dawson

    awesome dawson Teemu Tainio

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    The quiet man of our starting eleven. Under-rated and obviously a beneficiary of Poch's coaching in this position. Old Trafford will definitely be a test but he's rarely let us down over the last year.

    Will be interesting to see if Rose has the fight to try and get his place back in the team.
     
  15. NaijaSpurs

    NaijaSpurs Frederic Kanoute

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    I wish Davies would whip balls in more from the left flank rather than him cutting in field as he does quite often

    Sent from my SM-G955F using glory-glory.co.uk mobile app
     
  16. Gazza

    Gazza Gerry Armstrong

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    I wish football players would listen to fans more often since they lack coaching and in game management xxx
     
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    the dza Christian Ziege

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    Shut the forum down, throw the keys in the river. We are done here!
     
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  18. JerusalemMan

    JerusalemMan Jonathan Woodgate

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    Let's just put this assist here.

     
  19. DTA

    DTA Neil Sullivan

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    Practically left him with nothing to do to score... Great pass though.
     
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  20. LemonadeMoney

    LemonadeMoney Frederic Kanoute

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    Bale's still got it.
     

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