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    Ian Storey-Moore
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    Default Keinan Davis

    23 year old, 6'3 striker from Aston Villa. Linked with a loan move for him in January. His main attributes are his strength and hold up play.

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    Default Re: Keinan Davis

    He looked a prospect a couple of years back.


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    Default Re: Keinan Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by DanR View Post
    He looked a prospect a couple of years back.
    for which MC club?


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    Isn't his record something like 6 goals from 80-odd appearances?

    Sounds more like a defender to me.


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    Quote Originally Posted by nffclsr View Post
    Isn't his record something like 6 goals from 80-odd appearances?

    Sounds more like a defender to me.
    He does appear to be another non-goalscoring striker, but if his strength is his link up play, he may well create chances for others and be something we don't have.

    Let's face it we've been crying out for a Kieffer Moore/Sam Cosgrove/Matt Smith type tall hold up striker for a while now.

    Wouldn't the likes of Lolley, Johnson, Grabban, Zinckernagel, Mighten all love someone to do the physical work and bring the ball down for them?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Statto View Post
    He does appear to be another non-goalscoring striker, but if his strength is his link up play, he may well create chances for others and be something we don't have.

    Let's face it we've been crying out for a Kieffer Moore/Sam Cosgrove/Matt Smith type tall hold up striker for a while now.

    Wouldn't the likes of Lolley, Johnson, Grabban, Zinckernagel, Mighten all love someone to do the physical work and bring the ball down for them?
    The problem is that type of striker needs a strike partner and we don't play with 2 up top.

    The only reason to get him his to mix up the play i.e long ball when chasing a game or a poorer version of Adebola when you need the physical threat up top.

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    Default Re: Keinan Davis



    So a no from me.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Blonde View Post


    So a no from me.
    To give it some context 33 of those appeearences were in the premier league and I believe a lot of those overall appearances were as substitute.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Blonde View Post


    So a no from me.
    The data must be highlighting something that he brings to the game. I


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    Quote Originally Posted by Timothy Pope View Post
    The data must be highlighting something that he brings to the game.Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    Quite agree, this is another signing that if it happens will surely be an acid test for the new stats based approach where deep analysis shows they offer something not apparent through the blunt appearances/goals stat.

    You'd have to think that Villa must see/have seen something in him when he signed a four-year extension in 2020.

    Mind you I'm patiently waiting to see this Xande Silva chap we signed from West Ham who has a similar non-scoring record

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    This doesn’t fill me with any enthusiasm. Especially if his main attributes are his strength and hold-up play. Other players can do that. I want to see strikers buying the ball in the back of the onion bag and his stats, as shown above, of only 3 goals in 72 appearances over the last 5 years or so indicate he’s not that good a striker. Unless Super Cooper can turn him into one I can only see him ending up in the bomb squad and we’ve spunked enough money in that direction over the years.


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    Default Re: Keinan Davis

    I wouldn’t be opposed to a player like that on loan as an Adebola style Plan B.


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    Default Re: Keinan Davis

    he will be on loan , terminate tutu loan and get him in.

    who do we have currently that is strong and can hold up play , certainly not our current strikers. we still have old men grabban and taylor upfront with davis as something different to offer.


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    I don't understand.

    I thought we wanted a striker to score goals. We have chaps to do the other jobs. Why buy yet another player to do the jobs already sorted?

    Aged 23 with no real history of success some might feel that he fits the NFFC blueprint, but I think we've moved on to signing real footballers, not left-overs from the Prem table.


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    Default Re: Keinan Davis

    Is xande silva the same type of player? Stats seem the same.


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    Default Re: Keinan Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by Harry1982 View Post
    Is xande silva the same type of player? Stats seem the same.
    I don't think so, Xande appears to be more about pace and skill than being a lump to hold the ball up

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