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3 minutes ago, Brunners said:

The fact Folarin has turned up on the first team squad page makes me think he may be in and around the first team, honestly.

The Tooting and Mitcham fans thought he would be able to step it up to League football coming from the Isthmian League South Central. 

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Did anyone else notice when Browne scored today we were set up in Warnock’s favoured 4-3-3 with Browne playing central as a more advanced CM. Know he played there a few times for Oxford last season 

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1 minute ago, DevKWat said:

Did anyone else notice when Browne scored today we were set up in Warnock’s favoured 4-3-3 with Browne playing central as a more advanced CM. Know he played there a few times for Oxford last season 

Honestly with the rain and the blurriness of the camera I couldn't see very much at all!

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21 minutes ago, Poly said:

Do you know who the player behind the reading lad is? Or is he the unknown trialist. Someone on fmttm seems to think he’s over 27 year old international No 10 type player 

The mixed race lad with his hair tied up is still unnamed he looks like a defensive midfielder if anything from the pictures, the problem is data on U23 players status with clubs is murky and not easily searchable unless @Smogzilla can somehow find him but the other 2 1s a non league loanee from Chesterfield and the other a Reading U23 CB no real connection between them so it would take alot of sleuthing to find who the third trialist is.

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1 minute ago, Jamie-H said:

but the other 2 1s a non league loanee from Chesterfield and the other a Reading U23 CB

And people are still moaning about our recruitment!

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13 minutes ago, Jamie-H said:

The mixed race lad with his hair tied up is still unnamed he looks like a defensive midfielder if anything from the pictures, the problem is data on U23 players status with clubs is murky and not easily searchable unless @Smogzilla can somehow find him but the other 2 1s a non league loanee from Chesterfield and the other a Reading U23 CB no real connection between them so it would take alot of sleuthing to find who the third trialist is.

Guess he is lying then the fella of fmttm.  He seems to think it’s an experienced international no 10 type and  over 27 year old.

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11 minutes ago, Jamie-H said:

The mixed race lad with his hair tied up is still unnamed he looks like a defensive midfielder if anything from the pictures, the problem is data on U23 players status with clubs is murky and not easily searchable unless @Smogzilla can somehow find him but the other 2 1s a non league loanee from Chesterfield and the other a Reading U23 CB no real connection between them so it would take alot of sleuthing to find who the third trialist is.

Only one I've identified so far was lexus beeden. I'll see if I can find out anymore 

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lexus beeden ??????

1st image    v harrogate

2nd image       when he signed for reading as a 19 year old

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As I’ve said, one that I know for a fact is on trial is Levi Amanatchi. He was on loan at Blyth Spartans last year and was released from Chesterfield because of attitude problems. Can’t really disclose how I know but I’m guessing it would have been him on the scoresheet as he is a striker. 

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INCOMINGS:
Grant Hall (Free Agent)

OUTGOINGS:
George Friend (Released; Birmingham)
Dani Ayala (Released)
Adam Clayton (Released; Birmingham)
Rudy Gestede (Released)
Ryan Shotton (Released)

TRIALISTS:
Levi Amanatchi (Free Agent)
Lexus Beeden (Free Agent)

LINKED (ITK):
Jack Clarke (Spurs)
Ben Gibson (Burnley)
Tyler Blackett (Reading) *MOVED TO FOREST*
Max Kilman (Wolves)
Mike Van der Hoorn (Free Agent)
Jonathan Hogg (Free Agent)
Oliver Burke (WBA)
Chris Gunter (Free Agent)
Marcus Maddison (Free Agent)
Patrick Roberts (Man City)
Lyle Taylor (Free Agent) *MOVED TO FOREST*
Lawrence Shankland (Dundee Utd)
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Dael Fry (Burnley, Wolves)
Lewis Wing ( Bournemouth, Sheff Utd, Villa)
Aynsley Pears (Blackburn)

LINKED (MEDIA):
Abdoulaye Sissoko (Zulte Waregem)
Wesley Said (Toulouse)
Jordan Jones (Rangers)
Loic Mbe Soh (PSG)
Armand Gnanduille (Free Agent) *MOVED TO TURKEY*
Moritz Leitner (Norwich)
Luke Amos (Spurs) *MOVED TO QPR*
Adam Armstrong (Blackburn)
Junior Hoilett (Cardiff)
Kieffer Moore (Wigan) *MOVED TO CARDIFF*
Gwion Edwards (Ipswich)
Jacob Murphy (Newcastle)
Kevin Stewart (Free Agent)
Lyndon Dykes (Livingston) *MOVED TO QPR*
Dan Glazer (Maccabi Tel Aviv)
Korey Smith (Free Agent) *MOVED TO SWANSEA*
Jordan Peruzza (FC Toronto)
Joe Williams (Wigan) *MOVED TO BRISTOL CITY*
Ben Heneghen (Free Agent)
Christian Maghoma (Free Agent) *MOVED TO GILLINGHAM*
Ben Whiteman (Doncaster)
Sol Bamba (Cardiff)
Yaya Sanogo (Free Agent)
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Paddy McNair (Stoke, Celtic)

LINKED (RANDOM DOYLE):
Ross Stewart (Ross County)

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3 hours ago, pikerman said:

Well nine months away from this site( NZ and not jail by the way), and what has changed. Our recruitment appears to lurch from bad to worse and the width and creativity sorely needed still hasn’t been addressed. We are skint unless you are a relation of SG and having flicked through this site I have to be honest I have not heard of a single person we have supposedly been linked with. Oh well at least Warnock is an upgrade on that con artist Pulis who is no doubt enjoying spending the money he robbed off us, good decision SG, you were warned. I also hear that Changing Times is a new friendlier compassionate person, we will see as the season progresses 

Welcome back @pikerman I’m not buying the New Zealand story, I’d say jail is the truth 😂

You actually missed out on a manager that made people realise that Pulis was actually good at what he does. But I’ll let the screws tell you the rest of the story 🤣🤣🤣

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1 hour ago, Blanco said:

Welcome back @pikerman I’m not buying the New Zealand story, I’d say jail is the truth 😂

You actually missed out on a manager that made people realise that Pulis was actually good at what he does. But I’ll let the screws tell you the rest of the story 🤣🤣🤣

Id like you to point me in the direction of these "people" because I don't believe they exist 😂

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Lad with the blue shorts is apparently nassim ben khalifa. 28 year old

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51 minutes ago, Poly said:

Lad with the blue shorts is apparently nassim ben khalifa. 28 year old

Swiss international. Played for grasshopper Zurich last year, if it is him. Is a number 10 type player. No idea if he is any good, he has certainly done laps of Europe looking at the clubs he has played for. 

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1 minute ago, Hewie said:

Swiss international. Played for grasshopper Zurich last year, if it is him. Is a number 10 type player. No idea if he is any good, he has certainly done laps of Europe looking at the clubs he has played for. 


Aye. Do you think it looks like him? I guess it does a bit but I’m not totally convinced. Interesting if it his him though 

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