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  1. #4076
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    Default Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Didn't score again today, long may he struggle to score for Boro!

    Edit: Beaten to it.

    What we should do is be top 4 come Christmas, Boro dip to 14th-18th ish... then go back and get him for 5m.

    #bringhimhome

    He'll have realised the error of his ways by then. Everyone deserves a second chance and all that.

    Although we can probably do better than Britt if that is the scenario come December!

    Last edited by Collymore!; 26-08-17 at 16:05.

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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Expected his downfall to be his fitness, not his ability. I am sure he will bag plenty by the end of the season but surprised he has only scored in 1 game so far.


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    The Mighty Curse of LTLF Forest Forum: Britt Assombalonga has missed more clear-cut chances (5) than any other player in the Championship so far.

    A Tale of Voodoo by Squirrels.

    Coming soon to a theater near you.


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Quote Originally Posted by GreeksBearingGifts View Post
    The Mighty Curse of LTLF Forest Forum: Britt Assombalonga has missed more clear-cut chances (5) than any other player in the Championship so far.

    A Tale of Voodoo by Squirrels.

    Coming soon to a theater near you.
    It's why the game against us was so funny for him. I would bet he didn't miss that many in the whole of last season!


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Quote Originally Posted by GreeksBearingGifts View Post
    The Mighty Curse of LTLF Forest Forum: Britt Assombalonga has missed more clear-cut chances (5) than any other player in the Championship so far.

    A Tale of Voodoo by Squirrels.

    Coming soon to a Theatre near you.
    FTFY

    The beast is stirring yet again!! :devil:

    it has nothing to do with football or NFFC

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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Quote Originally Posted by GreeksBearingGifts View Post
    A Tale of Voodoo by Squirrels.
    Not as good as their first album


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    From memory it took him a few games to start scoring for us. He will eventually get into gear. Hopefully not, just for a laugh...but I reckon with the chances he's having eventually he'll start burying them.

    "I've been blessed with many things in this life: an arm like a damn rocket, a c**k like a burmese python, and the mind of a f**king scientist" - Kenny Powers

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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    We vastly overrated Britt. £15m was ridiculous.

    He's a good poacher but that's all he brings. If he isn't slotting away the easier chances then he's a complete waste of space - he doesn't have pace, despite being built can't act as a hold up player particularly well, doesn't win aerial balls, isn't a false 9 to play a passing game.

    Nada.

    Proud father of the :whoosh:

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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Quote Originally Posted by MaxiRobriguez View Post
    We vastly overrated Britt. £15m was ridiculous.

    He's a good poacher but that's all he brings. If he isn't slotting away the easier chances then he's a complete waste of space - he doesn't have pace, despite being built can't act as a hold up player particularly well, doesn't win aerial balls, isn't a false 9 to play a passing game.

    Nada.
    We do it with a lot of our players


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Quote Originally Posted by MaxiRobriguez View Post
    We vastly overrated Britt. £15m was ridiculous.

    He's a good poacher but that's all he brings. If he isn't slotting away the easier chances then he's a complete waste of space - he doesn't have pace, despite being built can't act as a hold up player particularly well, doesn't win aerial balls, isn't a false 9 to play a passing game.

    Nada.
    That 1 in 2 conversion rate still catches the eye though. I'm not sure the limitations are such an issue when your as prolific as he is. He'll get it done if Boro can tee him up consistently.

    £15 mill remains a good deal for the player though, largely because we need our strikers to be a little more self sufficient.


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Quote Originally Posted by MaxiRobriguez View Post
    We vastly overrated Britt. £15m was ridiculous.

    He's a good poacher but that's all he brings. If he isn't slotting away the easier chances then he's a complete waste of space - he doesn't have pace, despite being built can't act as a hold up player particularly well, doesn't win aerial balls, isn't a false 9 to play a passing game.

    Nada.
    He had a lovely smile.

    Oh FFS.

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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    I don't doubt he'll come good for Boro. Unfortunately.


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    Default Re: Britt Curtis Assombalonga

    Doesnt matter if he comes good or not, the strength of the individual was shown in that one game. Even if he bags 3 next game at the CG we had boros pants down for the weak individual theyve brought.


 

 

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