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Moussa Sissoko (the new Pirlo)

Discussion in 'Spurs News & Views' started by Jordinho, 31 Aug 2016.

  1. SteveAWOL

    SteveAWOL John Lacy

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    Who needs Bale!

     
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    markysimmo Johnny nice-tits

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    His energy is incredible, was excellent AGAIN today
     
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  3. scaramanga

    scaramanga Erik Thorstvedt Staff Member

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    Says a lot about how many injuries we've had in midfield over the last couple of years.
     
  4. scaramanga

    scaramanga Erik Thorstvedt Staff Member

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    Something very strange happened today - Sissoko managed to play most of a game of football and only made me laugh at him twice. Another step up in his quest to become a real footballer.
     
  5. Rorschach

    Rorschach Erik Thorstvedt

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    You hear it, don't you?
     
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  6. Briddo1882

    Briddo1882 Bobby Zamora

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    I reckon @scaramanga’s missus has bought him a Sissoko shirt for Christmas......!
     
  7. ricky2tricky4city

    ricky2tricky4city Vedran Corluka

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    He did spaz one clearence of the shin though!
     
  8. scaramanga

    scaramanga Erik Thorstvedt Staff Member

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    That was one of the two. The other was when he ran past 4 Everton players, half the length of the pitch to just look up and tamely pass it to another of them.
     
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    Huddy Sergei Rebrov

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    You want Sissoko anywhere on the pitch but in the box and that includes our own. That shinner was a result of his proximity to the goal.

    On a serious note, another energetic display, solid in his defensive work and great at driving the ball forward.
     
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    the dza Christian Ziege

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    I thought he was excellent. He puts out more fires per game than anybody at the moment, his passing was quick and accurate. He's been a very solid performer this season.
     
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    Raziel Steve Carr

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    The guy defines "putting in a shift" his short passing has gotten a lot better, he did a ton of clean up work today. What I would give to see him finish one of those runs with a goal, or just a random screamer for way out ...

    I'll try to find the clip where Eriksen congratulates him for the 100 and says he's the kind of player that will run right into someone and come out the other side with the ball ... hilarious ..
     
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  12. Raziel

    Raziel Steve Carr

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    As promised

     
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    Jurgen the German Andy Thompson

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    By far his best form in a Spurs shirt, same for Lamela.
     
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    SteveAWOL John Lacy

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    mephitis Ramon Vega

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    Eriksen is full of praise but still comes in and wipes a big bogey (1:12) on Moussa's shoulder :(
     
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    SteveAWOL John Lacy

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    That’s nothing compared to the dissing that Eriksen gave Sissoko on Match of the Day 2 last night!
     
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    LemonadeMoney Jimmy Neighbour

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    I love him, even the occasional spaz. If Poch can coach out the spaz, and get him shooting on target, we'll struggle to keep him!
     
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    the dza Christian Ziege

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    I think he'll always spaz a bit because nothing comes naturally to him, in a football sense. He's a natural athlete who plays football. But he is bringing a lot to our midfield at the moment and I hope we keep.

    We seem to be playing with a 3 in midfield a lot this season (or, if it's a diamond, then the other 3 points of it make up the centre midfield). I'd like to see Eriksen/Winks play for the spot on the left of the 3, Dier and a new signing compete for the spot in the middle, and Sissoko plus a new signing compete for the spot on the right of centre. Declan-Rice and Doucore (sp?) would do imo. Let go of Dembele and Wanyama.
     
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    parklane1 Andy Thompson

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    A very good game yesterday, he never stops moving and passed the ball quickly and on target. If he keeps this up he will be among the choices for our player of the season.
     
  20. Bedfordspurs

    Bedfordspurs Luka Modric

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    Playing like he is currently he reminds me of kante
     

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