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Ledley King

Discussion in 'Spurs News & Views' started by Enter the Pitbull, 14 Feb 2012.

  1. SteveAWOL

    SteveAWOL Andy Thompson

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    harr1984 Steffen Iversen

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    Even with his injuries I didn’t see any better defenders....
     
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    Gazza Michael Carrick

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    No doubt about it
     
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    Baleforce Clive Allen

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    Maldini maybe, but that's the level King was at, which says it all.
     
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    Gazza Michael Carrick

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    Id counter with splitting hairs with Franco Baresi ... his and Maldinis partnership record was staggering.
     
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    Baleforce Clive Allen

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    I agree, arguably England’s best player in 2018.

    The list of players not to have bottled a crucial shoot out penalty for England is very short indeed.
     
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    metalgear Jack Jull

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    I thought ledley was a great cb but he was no leader.
    And if you are picking leadership ahead of footballing quality... I can see why our defence is in trouble.
     
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    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    Leadership is lots of different things. The John Terry aggressive/fear/shouting type is the very least effective.

    I'm not saying King was great, but you wouldn't know unless you were in that squad bubble and saw the dynamics. People criticise Lloris the same because he's more quiet, but you can clearly see for example how much Kane reveres him
     
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    Welll there are a lot of similarities when King and Loris were leading the defence. at times we looked magnificent and at others we looked like we were in for a drubbing from lesser teams.
     
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    Think about that for a second.
     
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    The trophy cabinet is looking good.
     
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