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    Default Albert Adomah.

    Released by Villa, worth a Shout on a Free surely?


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    Default Re: Albert Adomah.

    I'd take him if he's in reasonable wages.


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    More chance of Uncle Albert


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    Sooner have Albert Tatlock


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    Thought he looked really ineffective in the games I saw him play this season.


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    Hard to say what his wage demands would be, no one is going to paying the wages he was on at Villa (as I am sure he is aware) but I'd imagine he'd have no shortage of offers.

    Of the wingers we've been linked with so far I'd still rather have Grosicki, but I wouldn't complain if signed him (provided his wages are reasonable of course). Decent player in this league IMO.


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    Nah.

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    Meh

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    Default Re: Albert Adomah.

    Adomah and Grosicki.


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    More chance of Gustavo Almadovar




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    Carayol clone


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    Uninspiring.

    His stats dont really stack up to Matty Cash, a player who spent most of the season on his arse.

    We need better, wake me up when Jarrod Bowens on our radar.


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    Looked shit in the Play of final, its a No from me


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    Default Re: Albert Adomah.

    thought they would be open for offers on kodija aswell, worth a punt?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Harry1982 View Post
    thought they would be open for offers on kodija aswell, worth a punt?
    Definitely. These are the names we need to be aiming for to turn what we have into promotion contenders.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MASE View Post
    Uninspiring.

    His stats dont really stack up to Matty Cash, a player who spent most of the season on his arse.

    We need better, wake me up when Jarrod Bowens on our radar.
    I feel like this is sarcasm, hard to tell on the internet.

    But he did score 2 fewer than Matty and Assisted 1 more.

    31yrs of age.

    Feel like he's on the wind down personally.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MASE View Post
    We need better, wake me up when Jarrod Bowens on our radar.
    You'll be asleep for a while then, as no Championship club will be signing Bowen. He'll be off to a Premier League side for big money.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MASE View Post
    Definitely. These are the names we need to be aiming for to turn what we have into promotion contenders.
    9 goals in 41 games this season. 1 goal in 19 games last season. £35k per week before promotion bonuses.

    He's hardly set the world alight at Villa outside of his first season there. Even if we could afford him he'd be a huge waste of money and wouldn't really improve us all that much.


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    We've already got one player who looks like Dave Benson-Phillips, we don't need another


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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve Stone's Mullet View Post
    I feel like this is sarcasm, hard to tell on the internet.

    But he did score 2 fewer than Matty and Assisted 1 more.

    31yrs of age.

    Feel like he's on the wind down personally.
    More exasperation than sarcasm, I don't get why we'd consider accumulating free transfers, other folks cast offs, that don't appear to do anything better than we have.

    Dont get why folk get involved in the clubs finances, Im pretty sure a plan of frugal spending with Martin Oneill wont get us up next season.

    Last edited by MASE; 31-05-19 at 11:39.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MASE View Post
    More exasperation than sarcasm, I don't get why we'd consider accumulating free transfers, other folks cast offs, that don't appear to do anything better than we have.
    Apologies, I thought you were saying we should be signing him.

    I agree fully. I think 2yrs ago he'd have been a great signing. Now, I think he's on a downward trajectory, doesn't seem to impact games and looked really ineffective at Villa this season.


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    Default Re: Albert Adomah.

    he was hardly played and when he did was a sub, wouldn't look too much into stats at villa.

    remember him at bristol was one of the best in this league.

    hourihane maybe, scott hogan was very good. with villa and FFP hanging over there heads they might just off load a few players


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    Quote Originally Posted by Ashley View Post
    9 goals in 41 games this season. 1 goal in 19 games last season. £35k per week before promotion bonuses.

    He's hardly set the world alight at Villa outside of his first season there. Even if we could afford him he'd be a huge waste of money and wouldn't really improve us all that much.
    I dont care about his wages, Im interested in his size, pace & physicality as alone strikert or a foil for Grabban. "Wont improve us" is a brave shout given we only have Daryl Murphy available for that job.

    Wouldnt necessarily be put off by his stats at Villa, he'll chip in with plenty & more importantly make holes for the likes of Lolley, Carvalho & Grabban.


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    Kodja is a good striker. Has all the attributes you want at this level.

    Slight concerns over his fitness, seemed like he was being nursed through the season a bit by Villa. I imagine he's on silly money too.

    I just want to to pick up someone of his type prior to his status now. Bristol City paid £2m for him from Angers.

    If we're using that Modesto who seems to identify the French/African types, hopefully he can find us our own Kodja in his mid 20s.


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    Default Re: Albert Adomah.

    Quote Originally Posted by MASE View Post
    I dont care about his wages, Im interested in his size, pace & physicality as alone strikert or a foil for Grabban. "Wont improve us" is a brave shout given we only have Daryl Murphy available for that job.

    Wouldnt necessarily be put off by his stats at Villa, he'll chip in with plenty & more importantly make holes for the likes of Lolley, Carvalho & Grabban.
    He has a worse goals to games ratio than Murphy over the last couple of seasons playing in a side that creates more chances, that's poor whatever way you slice it. If we are to spend that kind of money we should be spending it on someone who has actually done something recently rather than praying that a player recaptures his form from three years ago.

    I find it odd that people would turn their noses up at Adomah (who has been a good player for Villa this past three years) yet then advocate us spending big money on someone like Kodjia, who has done nowt recently at the same club. I guess free transfers aren't as exciting as a multi million pound striker, regardless of said player's recent history.

    Last edited by Ashley; 31-05-19 at 12:12.

 

 

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