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1 hour ago, Old Codger said:

yes, but he already has three yellows and Paddy and Sav have two each, so unless they tone it down a bit, it will not be long before they start taking holidays, though Paddy does like Christmas off, so he will probably wait till mid December for his 5th 

If you look at Morsys Wigan career i think every season he been there he has got 10+ yellow cards a season so will be similar here no doubt.

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16 hours ago, TLF10 said:

If you look at Morsys Wigan career i think every season he been there he has got 10+ yellow cards a season so will be similar here no doubt.

Good, sick of seeing the George Savilles of this world fannying out of tackles. Morsy is an absolute breath of fresh air and exactly what we needed.

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 Being honest, when you scour the list of strikers available they are a pretty motley crew..  Scoring goals does not seem to be their strongest hand!

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1 hour ago, Will said:

Good, sick of seeing the George Savilles of this world fannying out of tackles. Morsy is an absolute breath of fresh air and exactly what we needed.

Although in Savs defence, he's been crunching into some tackles this season too.

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The Championship this season is absolutely wide open and we have the best manager in the division so I really hope Gibson can support him. We supposedly had the money for Bolaise, yet he's having to supposedly wait for a green light from Gibson to sign a striker on a free transfer. I'm slightly sceptical whether that's true or is a cover for another reason such as driving down agent demands for a longer contract or higher wages etc. That way Warnock can say to an agent/player "my chairman will only let me give you X, and I've had to really work hard to squeeze out of him"; it's a better way to present it to a player than "I don't particularly rate your player as I think I can get better than him in the January window so don't want to give a longer term deal". Since Warnock has came into the club - as many on the board will attest to - the information that gets leaked has dramatically cut and we seem very conscious about controlling information that's put into the public domain such as Fletcher announcing he was injured for several months only to delete it - most likely after the club got wind of it.

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1 hour ago, Will said:

Good, sick of seeing the George Savilles of this world fannying out of tackles. Morsy is an absolute breath of fresh air and exactly what we needed.

I don’t think I’ve ever seen Saville bottle a tackle? If anything that’s something you know you’re going to get. Graft and hard work. Morsy has been great though, and offers something different. He’s surprised me how comfortable he is on the ball. He really glides through games.

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Anyone think Britt might be more injured than we’re letting on? Like Fletcher was? Don’t want to let on to any of these free agents? 

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13 minutes ago, Skinemrippers said:

Anyone think Britt might be more injured than we’re letting on? Like Fletcher was? Don’t want to let on to any of these free agents? 

No

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15 minutes ago, estonpidge said:

is he less injured?  🤞

Probably just highlighting our lack of depth in our attack to the powers that be. 

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19 minutes ago, Johnmfc81 said:

Probably just highlighting our lack of depth in our attack to the powers that be. 

To the point of bringing Nathan Wood on up front!

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4 hours ago, scotty189 said:

any ideas of the free agents we might be looking at ?

 

Theres not a lot out there and what's half decent and available looks outside of us financially. 

Unless someone like Niasse has a change of contract demands you would have to think that whoever's left we looked at and decided San-oh-no was a better option.

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22 minutes ago, GrimsbyBoro said:

Theres not a lot out there and what's half decent and available looks outside of us financially. 

Unless someone like Niasse has a change of contract demands you would have to think that whoever's left we looked at and decided San-oh-no was a better option.

Well on transfer market there is really only Niasse, Adama diamonde, Sanogo, sahko maybe that is realistic. Don't think sturridge would play in the championship, well not with our terms. 

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