The all-new Premier League thread Page 4337

  • Page

    of 5468 First / Last

  • FWB 8 Dec 2013 23:03:35 44,563 posts
    Seen 2 minutes ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    Ha.  Not a penalty.
  • morriss 8 Dec 2013 23:14:15 70,976 posts
    Seen 13 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Can't we get Berba on loan in Jan until May? Come back Berba!
  • Mr_Sleep 8 Dec 2013 23:31:45 17,061 posts
    Seen 53 minutes ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    morriss wrote:
    Can't we get Berba on loan in Jan until May? Come back Berba!
    He was in stunning form today. Almost everything he tried worked. Shop window time for him, I guess.

    You are a factory of sadness.

  • SaucyGeoff 8 Dec 2013 23:33:35 2,576 posts
    Seen 37 minutes ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Can't believe Shane Long didn't make the top 3!
  • FWB 8 Dec 2013 23:35:36 44,563 posts
    Seen 2 minutes ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    Those phonetic spellings at the end aren't right.
  • TVoJ 8 Dec 2013 23:40:35 1,890 posts
    Seen 21 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Dunno whether it's been mentioned before but what's with all the machine gun celebrations recently?
  • Ka-blamo 9 Dec 2013 00:12:04 7,349 posts
    Seen 11 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    TVoJ wrote:
    Dunno whether it's been mentioned before but what's with all the machine gun celebrations recently?
    Columbine anniversary
  • The-Bodybuilder 9 Dec 2013 00:12:47 14,194 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Youthist wrote:
    Was giroud good today? Another blank on fantasy football is making want to offload him but if the generally feeling is he is playing well then I will keep him for Xmas period?
    I personally would never have him in my fantasy, based on current and previous evidence.
  • The-Bodybuilder 9 Dec 2013 00:15:52 14,194 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Trowel wrote:
    Giroud: 1223 mins, 7 goals, 4 assists.

    Lukaku: 938 mins, 8 goals, 3 assists.

    Let's keep going on this comparison.
    A good test is if we had Lukkaku and you lost had Giroud, would Arsenal fans still try and claim the latter is better?

    I suspect not.
  • Blotto 9 Dec 2013 01:36:53 2,776 posts
    Seen 12 hours ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    Both good players , Giroud is more developed/has a bit more to his game.

    Think there's a good chance lukaku will become the better player but it's not happened yet IMO
  • Dougs 9 Dec 2013 05:59:05 67,664 posts
    Seen 8 minutes ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    They're slightly different players if you ask me. Both lead the line, but I'm not convinced Lukaku has the extra bit of craft that Giroud has. That's not to say he won't be score more goals in be a 'better' player.

    They're also playing slightly different roles in their teams too. Giroud is all about bringing others, especially our midfielders, into play.
  • THFourteen 9 Dec 2013 07:25:59 33,404 posts
    Seen 41 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    The-Bodybuilder wrote:
    Youthist wrote:
    Was giroud good today? Another blank on fantasy football is making want to offload him but if the generally feeling is he is playing well then I will keep him for Xmas period?
    I personally would never have him in my fantasy, based on current and previous evidence.
    But he's so pretty!
  • Dougs 9 Dec 2013 08:08:58 67,664 posts
    Seen 8 minutes ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    He is a Handsome Fucking Bastard, it's true.
  • kalel 9 Dec 2013 08:48:45 87,583 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    King_Edward wrote:
    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.
    Of course of that list only Borini and Aquilani are Italian.

    I think as many players struggle when they come from Spain as from Italy. Germany, Holland and France have always been the best feeder leagues for the PL as they're more physical and quicker.
  • The-Bodybuilder 9 Dec 2013 09:28:01 14,194 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Dougs wrote:
    They're also playing slightly different roles in their teams too. Giroud is all about bringing others, especially our midfielders, into play.
    They both have that exact same responsibility, plus pressing up front and scoring/assisting goals.

    We both play a very similar system.
  • LionheartDJH 9 Dec 2013 09:59:46 19,454 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Dougs wrote:
    He is a Handsome Fucking Bastard, it's true.
    Tell me Giroud boy boy how you look so good

    She dives for cheese pasties

  • vijay_UK 9 Dec 2013 10:56:04 2,148 posts
    Seen 11 minutes ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    I wonder which team has the best-looking players?
  • Mr_Sleep 9 Dec 2013 10:58:53 17,061 posts
    Seen 53 minutes ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    @vijay_UK Stoke.

    You are a factory of sadness.

  • vijay_UK 9 Dec 2013 11:02:37 2,148 posts
    Seen 11 minutes ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Mr_Sleep wrote:
    @vijay_UK Stoke.
    Brilliant. The first player that came to mind was Charlie Adam.
  • FWB 9 Dec 2013 11:04:03 44,563 posts
    Seen 2 minutes ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    The-Bodybuilder wrote:
    Dougs wrote:
    They're also playing slightly different roles in their teams too. Giroud is all about bringing others, especially our midfielders, into play.
    They both have that exact same responsibility, plus pressing up front and scoring/assisting goals.

    We both play a very similar system.
    Never thought I'd hear us being compared to Arsenal.
  • Mr_Sleep 9 Dec 2013 11:06:02 17,061 posts
    Seen 53 minutes ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    vijay_UK wrote:
    Mr_Sleep wrote:
    @vijay_UK Stoke.
    Brilliant. The first player that came to mind was Charlie Adam.
    He's a cross between a young Marlon Brando and Leonardo Di Caprio:



    Wow, that picture is huge!

    Edited by Mr_Sleep at 11:06:21 09-12-2013

    You are a factory of sadness.

  • LionheartDJH 9 Dec 2013 11:22:15 19,454 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Like his belly.

    She dives for cheese pasties

  • Tom_Servo 9 Dec 2013 14:14:25 17,948 posts
    Seen 22 minutes ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    Moyes pinpoints areas for improvement:

    @ManUtd: David Moyes says #mufc must improve in a number of areas, including passing, creating chances and defending.
  • THFourteen 9 Dec 2013 14:15:27 33,404 posts
    Seen 41 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    FWB wrote:

    Never thought I'd hear us being compared to Arsenal.
    Haven't won a trophy for 8 years either?
  • TheMayorOfJugs 9 Dec 2013 14:15:59 3,522 posts
    Seen 44 minutes ago
    Registered 1 year ago
    Tom_Servo wrote:
    Moyes pinpoints areas for improvement:

    @ManUtd: David Moyes says #mufc must improve in a number of areas, including fooooooootttttbbbbbbaaaaaallllllllllllllllllllllllll.
  • mcmonkeyplc 9 Dec 2013 14:16:20 39,456 posts
    Seen 1 day ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    Tom_Servo wrote:
    Moyes pinpoints areas for improvement:

    @ManUtd: David Moyes says #mufc must learn to play football.
    Fixed.

    Come and get it cumslingers!

  • nickthegun 9 Dec 2013 14:21:25 59,875 posts
    Seen 23 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Their problem, quite clearly, is that they cant knock it.

    ---------------------------------------------------------
    someone say something funny

  • Tom_Servo 9 Dec 2013 14:22:53 17,948 posts
    Seen 22 minutes ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    What I would pay for a Graham Taylor-style documentary on Moyes' time at United.
  • kalel 9 Dec 2013 14:23:03 87,583 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    But can they not knock it?
  • Youthist 9 Dec 2013 14:25:25 10,018 posts
    Seen 5 days ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Ooooh, can ya Merse?

    Think of how stupid the average person is, and realise half of them are stupider than that

  • Page

    of 5468 First / Last

Log in or register to reply