Non-Arsenal Transfers Thread: Summer 2019

Discussion in 'Transfer Rumours' started by American_Gooner, Feb 4, 2019.

  1. yousif_arsenal

    yousif_arsenal King of Twitter Rumours Moderator



    Inter opened talk with city to buy Danilo
     
  2. yousif_arsenal

    yousif_arsenal King of Twitter Rumours Moderator



    Napoli enquired about Trippier
     
  3. Rex Banner

    Rex Banner Up The Reds #YNWA Trusted

    If they get anything decent for him I’d be fuming. Guy’s trash.
     
  4. American_Gooner

    American_Gooner Not actually American. Unless Di Marzio says so. Moderator

    Same BS as last year:
     
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  5. Slartibartfast

    Slartibartfast Opta Loyalist

    No wonder they have £150 million to spend. They didn't spend the £150 million they had last year! :rofl:
     
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  6. Flying Okapis

    Flying Okapis Well-Known Member

    Not the war chest articles again :lol:, they always go with the 'war chest' angle which a sure fire journalist trick to sell papers.

    Insert club with somewhat of a fanbase and either say they have a war chest or in poverty for an easy click bait headline.

    Journalism is such a lazy job according to my source..
     
  7. Cazorlinho

    Cazorlinho Took years to learn how to embed tweets

    Is Douglas Costa still a good player?
    I'd take him if he's still the player he was at Bayern.

    He'd be a huge success in the premier league.
     
  8. American_Gooner

    American_Gooner Not actually American. Unless Di Marzio says so. Moderator

    He has 1 goal and 0 assists in 25 appearance this season.
     
  9. American_Gooner

    American_Gooner Not actually American. Unless Di Marzio says so. Moderator

  10. Slartibartfast

    Slartibartfast Opta Loyalist

    Seems it's always Arsenal that's played as the poverty club and Sp**s are about to have a massive budget.

    As a retired journalist of 30 years, I can assure you that if done properly it's a really hard job -- a fun job that's sometimes not like work, but a hard job that requires long hours (sometimes basically all your waking hours -- or even your sleeping hours now and then -- on call). But in the internet age with all the focus on generating clicks for revenue, I see an enormous amount of shoddy journalism in the tabloids. I'm constantly annoyed that stories aren't even written properly anymore with the most important information in the lede and adding detail from there. A lot of these articles start with paragraphs of useless claptrap designed to get you to scroll down the page before finally getting to the point in the final third of the story. There are still places where you can find excellent journalism (both sports and news), but there's increasing nonsense. I also tend to have trouble thinking of people who write blogs as journalists (not that there aren't some who do good and interesting work, mind you).

    I often say that the internet is simultaneously the best thing to happen to information and the worst.
     
  11. al-Ustaadh

    al-Ustaadh Professor of Twitter

    @GDeep™ ... Still want?
     
  12. Dennis_Bergkamp_10

    Dennis_Bergkamp_10 Well-Known Member

    Lukaku is ****.
     
  13. dashsnow17

    dashsnow17 Well-Known Member

    They're in debt up to their eyeballs, no way they have a 150m war chest. Winning a crazy game and making the CL semi's doesn't suddenly turn water into wine.
     
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  14. dashsnow17

    dashsnow17 Well-Known Member

    If the Utd hierarchy are serious about getting out of their mediocre phase they'll sell Lukaku and put everything on the table for Kane. If they can't do that then they're essentially accepting that they've declined as a club.
     
  15. Flying Okapis

    Flying Okapis Well-Known Member

    A 150m 'war chest' isn't even that much these days for the big clubs, might get you two upgrades or a load of unproven signings, war chests don't mean a thing if you don't know how to spend it.

    I would imagine all the top clubs first targets will be around the 70mil mark and up, unless you're Bayern, they will just cheapskate their way through the Bundesliga.

    I don't expect Tottenham to be as frugal as we were through our stadium build, they are in a position where they need to strike while the iron is hot.
     
  16. Malky

    Malky Well-Known Member

    There's no way they've got that to spend. There is no guarantee that they'll even have CL football next season, ironically getting as far in the CL could hinder their chances of staying in the top 4 to qualify for next season, unless they do the unthinkable and win it. Plus the stadium took their debt to what, £600-700M? Yet somehow they won't have to sell any of their star players and spend another £150M in the summer? Nah, not buying that.
     
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  17. American_Gooner

    American_Gooner Not actually American. Unless Di Marzio says so. Moderator

  18. yousif_arsenal

    yousif_arsenal King of Twitter Rumours Moderator

    There no much difference between Felix and Foden city should give foden chance and spend 120M somewhere else
     
  19. BobP

    BobP Favre Fan

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  20. yousif_arsenal

    yousif_arsenal King of Twitter Rumours Moderator

    He won't is he? Foden will have to move if they buy Felix
     

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