Abdoulaye Méïté

Discussion in 'Transfer Rumours' started by Adam, Jan 7, 2005.

  1. Adam

    Adam New Member Elite

    <a class="postlink" href="http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/sporttop/tm_objectid=15049282%26method=full%26siteid=50143%26headline=edu%2ds%2dfeeling%2dunwanted%2dat%2dhighbury-name_page.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;">http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/sporttop/ ... _page.html</a>

    Anyone seen much of him? He's an Ivorian CB. I used to like Beye of Marseille too. He impressed me last season.

    With Essien also being Ivorian - is Wenger looking to coast the league? :lol:
  2. Sammer

    Sammer New Member Elite


    what to you think about the guy?
  3. arsenal4life

    arsenal4life New Member

    Re: Meite of Marseille

    Essien isn't Ivorian
    he's Ghanaian
  4. brianfrance

    brianfrance New Member Elite

    Was on excellent form last season, true, but too much inconsistent this season. His main default is his technical ability, which is very poor. Also he doesn't read the game very well. Has a good head, and physical ability. Marseille have the 6th defense in France at the moment, which isn't that bad, without being wonderful either.
  5. Gazza Martinez

    Gazza Martinez New Member Elite

    We don't need another physical defender like Sol and Kolo. We need an elegant reader of the game ie. a Kompany, a Carvalho, a Ferdinand, or Nesta. Basically a foil for the more physical Campbell. Senderos could be that player.
  6. Sammer

    Sammer New Member Elite

    If that description fits the guy, it doesn´t really sound like a Wenger-signing.. :D
  7. Sammer

    Sammer New Member Elite

    ....ad Metzelder to that list, he would be a great choice.
  8. baccy_man

    baccy_man Active Member

    i hope that we do not get too many african players because when the african nations cup starts again we will be short of players again we have had problems with this tournament before. with Kanu. and Lauren. im sure that Toure will want to play for his country aswell as the new signing Eboue.
  9. brianfrance

    brianfrance New Member Elite

    In France we have hundreds of african players, that's a BIG problem during the african cup. One stupid question : why isn't that cup in summer ????
  10. Adam

    Adam New Member Elite

  11. brianfrance

    brianfrance New Member Elite

    They're used to :roll:
  12. arsenal4life

    arsenal4life New Member

    the middle of africa is hot all the year
    it's the equator the sun is perpendicular on it all the year

    the countries in the north will be in summer in June
    but the countries in the south will be in winter in June

    really i don't understand the stupidity of the CAF in this point
  13. Mark

    Mark New Member Elite

    Metzelder would be a great choice and surely quite a realistic one too. Dortumund are in a financial mess, so some of their top players would make great targets. Not so simple, I know, but I hope we look into it.
  14. Gazza Martinez

    Gazza Martinez New Member Elite

    Whats Metzelder's form been like this season, and how old is he? I lost track of him when he got injured a few years ago.
  15. JazzG

    JazzG New Member Elite

    According to planetfootball he has made one sub appearence this season and only got back to full fitness in Dec! Think if a player like him was to be considered we would have to give him until the end of the season to see what is form is like and if he breaks down with another injury. From what Sammer and other people say the boy is quality but then again so is Woodgate but you don't want players who spend more time on the treatment table than on the pitch!

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