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  • LionheartDJH 8 Dec 2013 19:15:46 19,710 posts
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    THFourteen wrote:
    Former Arsenal striker Gervinho inspired unbeaten Roma to a first win for five games in Serie A as they beat Fiorentina to move back to within three points of league leaders Juventus.
    O_o
    Coupled with Bendtner scoring midweek. The end of days is nigh!
  • oceanmotion 8 Dec 2013 19:17:48 16,849 posts
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    No way.

    Chance wasn't that golden and his runs were amazing but the passes never happened. His passing was no worse than others.

    Mourinho kneejerk reaction to the penalty miss.
  • QotSAfan 8 Dec 2013 19:27:14 2,007 posts
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    @Youthist I don't know how fantasy football works to be honest but he works his socks off, keeps the ball well and brings others into the play. He is extremely consistent game to game as well. He will grab a good number of assists and goals over the season if that helps?
  • Syrette 8 Dec 2013 19:27:28 47,503 posts
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    QotSAfan wrote:
    Compare him with Giroud at the other end and he is not in the same league.
    Yet Lukaku has scored more this season than Giroud.

    Try not to be so blatant with your bias next time.
  • Trowel 8 Dec 2013 19:32:50 20,358 posts
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    QotSAfan wrote:
    @Youthist I don't know how fantasy football works to be honest but he works his socks off, keeps the ball well and brings others into the play. He is extremely consistent game to game as well. He will grab a good number of assists and goals over the season if that helps?
    Extremely consistent. He's scored in only two of his last 10 league games.
  • Kay 8 Dec 2013 19:40:47 18,439 posts
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    Syrette wrote:
    QotSAfan wrote:
    Compare him with Giroud at the other end and he is not in the same league.
    Yet Lukaku has scored more this season than Giroud.

    Try not to be so blatant with your bias next time.
    Combine goals + assists though, and I'm pretty sure Giroud would be higher.
  • IMO 8 Dec 2013 19:42:32 6,448 posts
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    LionheartDJH wrote:
    THFourteen wrote:
    Former Arsenal striker Gervinho inspired unbeaten Roma to a first win for five games in Serie A as they beat Fiorentina to move back to within three points of league leaders Juventus.
    O_o
    Coupled with Bendtner scoring midweek. The end of days is nigh!
    Doesn't Chamakh have two in two as well?! The end is truly nigh.
  • Trowel 8 Dec 2013 19:42:41 20,358 posts
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    Giroud: 1223 mins, 7 goals, 4 assists.

    Lukaku: 938 mins, 8 goals, 3 assists.

    Let's keep going on this comparison.
  • Kay 8 Dec 2013 19:50:15 18,439 posts
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    Meh, Lukaku had a quiet game today, so did Giroud, but the latter came closest to scoring. It happens.
  • Youthist 8 Dec 2013 19:58:39 11,713 posts
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    So shall I keep the cunt or not!
  • Tom_Servo 8 Dec 2013 20:07:01 18,082 posts
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    I think I'm going to punt him for Remy or Lukaku.
  • morriss 8 Dec 2013 20:07:03 71,298 posts
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    Puts Spurs' result against Everton away into perspective. Hopefully be toe to toe with Liverpool this time next week.
  • THFourteen 8 Dec 2013 20:12:15 40,896 posts
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    Youthist wrote:
    So shall I keep the cunt or not!
    Tbh I've had him from the start of the season, and am wondering the same. He is playing well but still not finding the net on a Suarez level.

    Remy would be a good bet IMO.
  • Trowel 8 Dec 2013 20:20:55 20,358 posts
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    Or if you check Everton's next 7 league games you may feel Lukaku is worth a punt (though obviously bear in mind he's not in the same league).
  • thedaveeyres 8 Dec 2013 20:23:16 13,051 posts
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    I have Lukaku and Giroud up front, I'm not setting the FFL alight this year...
  • LeD 8 Dec 2013 20:51:53 6,657 posts
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    @Dougs Well you know, perhaps one of these fixtures will turn out to be easier than Everton, who I have to say were fantastic and would not have been undeserved winners.
  • FWB 8 Dec 2013 20:53:54 52,187 posts
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    http://espnfc.com/news/story/_/id/1644356/shinji-kagawa-absence-due-overeating?cc=5739

    So confirmed by Moyes. Tho my doctor friends tell me that's bullshit. Wouldn't happen.
  • King_Edward 8 Dec 2013 21:13:07 11,471 posts
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    MrFlay wrote:
    Serie A is not what it once was. Have you notice how most of the players who come to the Premier League from Italy struggle? Gaston Ramirez, Lamela, Borini, Aquilani and other I can't think of. Coutinho has somewhat bucked that particular trend.
    That's always been the case tbf. With a very few exceptions like Zola, Italians rarely settle well in England.
  • Deleted user 8 December 2013 21:19:01
    Ravanelli was quite good..
  • Deleted user 8 December 2013 22:06:39
    Andrea Silensi. Man I was excited for Forest, aged 12 or whatever.

    Damn him.
  • StarchildHypocrethes 8 Dec 2013 22:08:14 28,955 posts
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    One hell of a hair and nose combo, though. Very impressive.
  • Jono62 8 Dec 2013 22:09:40 16,196 posts
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    RedSparrows wrote:
    Andrea Silensi. Man I was excited for Forest, aged 12 or whatever.

    Damn him.
    I was trying to remember his name!! Thanks!
  • Deleted user 8 December 2013 22:10:53
    HOW COULD HE NOT BE AMAZING?



    Edited by RedSparrows at 22:11:11 08-12-2013

    Edited by RedSparrows at 22:11:44 08-12-2013
  • Tom_Servo 8 Dec 2013 22:37:40 18,082 posts
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    Amazing what highlights can do. This is looking like Everton were barely in it.
  • FWB 8 Dec 2013 22:40:06 52,187 posts
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    Had the same with the Utd game.  You get used to it outside of the top clubs. :)

    Tho to be fair Arsenal had more better chances. Can't really show all our possession and passing in highlights.

    Edited by FWB at 22:41:10 08-12-2013
  • Whizzo 8 Dec 2013 22:40:49 44,694 posts
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    MotD is an extremely "unreliable narrator" when it comes to higlights, especially ones you're not supposed to be able to see on TV in the UK.
  • Tom_Servo 8 Dec 2013 22:44:07 18,082 posts
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    It's the nature of highlights, I wasn't implying there was some conspiracy at the BBC. It's not like you show someone dominating the possession, really.

    There's games I've been to, saw the highlights in the evening and it's looked like a different match.
  • FWB 8 Dec 2013 22:55:37 52,187 posts
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    Love watching the entire Chelsea back line back off for that Lallana goal.
  • FWB 8 Dec 2013 23:03:35 52,187 posts
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    Ha.  Not a penalty.
  • morriss 8 Dec 2013 23:14:15 71,298 posts
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    Can't we get Berba on loan in Jan until May? Come back Berba!
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