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Modric

Discussion in 'General Football' started by Danishfurniturelover, 8 Feb 2018.

  1. Danishfurniturelover

    Danishfurniturelover the prettiest spice girl

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    The slut wants to come back, that is what I got from his interview.
     
  2. Baleforce

    Baleforce Micky Hazard

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    Open arms
     
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  3. Raziel

    Raziel Les Ferdinand

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    What is very interesting when you look at Modric, VDV, Bale, Berbatov, Keane, Soldado, etc.

    Players who either spent a short time here, failed or succeeded, never had an original tie to Spurs, yet the club seems to have infected them, years later responding to social media, admitting to following our results still, or the luka interview.

    More details to the 442 stuff here -> https://cartilagefreecaptain.sbnati...-midfielder-luka-modric-regrets-transfer-2012

    For what it's worth, he probably has another good 2-3 years in him
     
  4. Mulletperm

    Mulletperm Ruel Fox

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    ....................Lloris..................
    .........Toby.................Jan........
    Aurier...............................Rose
    ..........Wanyama.....Modric.........
    Son..............Eriksen.............Dele
    ...............Harry.....................
     
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  5. scaramanga

    scaramanga Ricky Villa Staff Member

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    That team would win the league.
     
  6. Robbo

    Robbo Steffen Iversen

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    I would take him back.
     
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  7. SteveAWOL

    SteveAWOL Dimitar Berbatov

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    Still doesn’t score regularly or put in enough slide tackles...

     
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  8. mephitis

    mephitis Pascal Chimbonda

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    ^^THIS

    Always works like a trojan though.
     
  9. SteveAWOL

    SteveAWOL Dimitar Berbatov

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    Indeed... I was merely mocking the threads from ye olde boards which questioned Modric’s lack of goals and assists...
     
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  10. Gutter Boy

    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    The passing of the baton already happened when Winks bossed him in the head-to-head
     
  11. Gazza Dazzla

    Gazza Dazzla Paul Stalteri

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    Yea I think I’d like to give Winks a chance to cement a place in that role, he’s been hampered by injuries this season so far. Although if we move on sissoko (whose played CM this season) for Modric i’d be jubilant, just not sure how much game time you could promise the two?
     
  12. Gutter Boy

    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    Sissy has only cameo-ed in CM because of injuries to Winks, Wanyama, Dembele and Alder (affecting Dier). That sort of pressure on one position is quite unprecedented/unlikely to be repeated.

    Personally I'm delighted with our 4 CMs (Wanyama, Dier, Dembele and Winks), plus Onomah, TOB and Skipp in the pipeline.

    I think Moura has effectively replaced Sissy, and next summer we might bring in a 6th young AM to replace GKN. Personally I wouldn't look for another CM unless there are concerns about Dembele's fitness (which seem to have abated for now) and/or Poch decides Onomah isn't Dembele's heir in waiting (which I still think he is)
     
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  13. Gazza Dazzla

    Gazza Dazzla Paul Stalteri

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    It’s our strongest area as a squad for me.
     
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  14. Rorschach

    Rorschach Tony Galvin

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    Stops players cumming through the channels.
     
  15. Legohamster

    Legohamster Chris Perry

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    I Think Demeble is an interesting question in the summer.

    for me he is the player that makes my pants sticky when on form, he is completely unstoppable and the most underrated player in the league.

    However this season he has been hit and miss, is this down to the injury? is it getting worse?

    If we get a offer in for him I can see us selling.

    Which would then open the door to Modric.
     
  16. Yiddo

    Yiddo Frederic Kanoute

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    Dembele on his day is the best CM in the world. No one can touch him, its just he does not hits them heights often.
     
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  17. Gutter Boy

    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    Modric will be 33 at the start of next season. And it's been a long time since he's had to cope with the pace of the EPL. It could go all Nicola Berti
     
  18. monkeybarry

    monkeybarry Pedro Mendes

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    I just did a sex wee.
    With a bench of
    Sanchez
    Dier
    Davies
    Trippier
    Winks learning from Luka
    Lamela
    Moura

    Add a decent second striker and that wins the league and is really good in CL.

    I'd take Luka over Bale.
     
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  19. monkeybarry

    monkeybarry Pedro Mendes

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    I think a 33 year old modric would need a good rotation player (IE both first choice) to play across 50+ games
     
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  20. Spur of the moment

    Spur of the moment John Lacy

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    Who else in world football can pass so stylishly and accurately with the outside of his boot?
     

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