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Second goal was pretty good by his standards though...Is it only me thinking that, if the assist happened in PL for us, those anti Spurs refs would have disallowed the goal, and might have even sent him off citing dangerous stud up challenge on the GK?
Also, his first goal is kinda funny. He clumsily stumbled and missed the cross, which played in his favor since he was in offside position. The scored from the rebound. Guess it's one of the those games where luck is on your side, and when you play like shite, it still falls into place for you.
Another one in a long line of bad strikers we've bought
When was the last time the club actually bought a decent stiker? 10 years ago?
Scored twice and was MOTM against Twente last Saturday
Why does none of this surprise me...?I’ll never understand this one. PSV finally giving him some starts and he’s got 2 goals and 3 assists in his first three starts. They’ve got him on a two year loan with an option and surely his wages are minimal. And he seemed to love being at Tottenham.
No idea why we didn’t bring him back up those circumstances. He scored goals and had assists in Europa and cup competitions, surely he could be doing that again for us this season instead of just not having a back up striker. It’s not like we couldn’t easily bin him off if Levy ever did find some ambition and bought Vlahovic, Martinez, or whoever.
I always thought he was half decent, just never got a real chance for whatever reason. Showed a lot more than Soldado or Janssen ever did. And once again, we literally have no backup striker of drinking age.
Maybe I’m crazy, but I never even thought Vinicius was bad! He generally scored against dross and those were the only chances Mourinho gave him.Why does none of this surprise me...?
Anyone we keep, just looks shit, but as soon as we let them go, they start proving us wrong for letting them go.
I reckon if we sold Winks and Dele, they'd be straight back in the England squad for Qatar....