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32 minutes ago, BearSmog said:

I think Woodgate has learned from past transfer windows. We are always hearing we are aiming to get 3/4 in coming up to deadline which we invariably fail to do and fans kick off. But by saying we are only likely to get 1 target in then ending up with 3/4 the club will be hailed as heroes. 

The tell is he himself bemoaned a 'thin' squad 6 days ago saying he needed a 'few' in since then we've signed 1 in Dijksteel.

My guess is Vickers is correct we're after a specialist RB that isn't Hutton and a Prem attacking midfielder who can play striker if we only get 1 it'll look par if we get both it'll look good. I think if we get a pacey prem Winger-Striker and a RB we're pretty well covered everywhere except actual CBs but if he believes Friend's genuinely going to be a good LCB we have to go with it.

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SDS, it’s Dijksteel at Rockliffe

For all those asking about these 4 players at rockcliffe just before weekend. I have done some digging appears it was bola Browne and 2 premiership loan players, sketchy with details but I believe the

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If it's anyone, it may be Kent. It sounded like one we were struggling to get sorted. Which you'd imagine the Kent one would be. But he fits the bill of the type of signing we should be making still.

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Bit of update... batted off enquiries for Britt Dael Tav Wing today..  not actively looking to sell though if the offer gets stupid people will be sold. One more is a winger / ST. The other RB will probably be Hutton as he is a free agent so less pressure to get the deal done by tomorrow. We are not being held to Ransom. Refreshing to know we aren't being used as a payday though I still think there will be a twist in the tail.

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How bloody hard is it to sign a proper winger? We havent signed a winger thats slotted into our first 11 since we brought bloody Stewart downing back.  And even he was in and out depending on the manager. Let that sink in.

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