Antonio Valencia is the laziest full back in the league

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  1. Apr 20, 2017
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    Skills Snitch

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    The man doesn't ever make a run unless he's 100% certain he'll be passed the ball out there. There's so much space to be occupied out on the wing, yet he he's so reluctant to push up afraid of having to chase back. When play is down that wing, he doesn't make an off ball run to create options. Just cramps up the entire pitch.

    He was the best winger in the league for a few years. Teams should be terrified of him, but his lack of off ball effort blunts the potential for carnage out there. Far less talented full backs, seem to be more effective in the final third because of their willingness to run.

    A bit inflammatory but let's discuss.
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    goin4glory Full Member

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    Nonsense.
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    charlenefan Far less insightful than the other Charley

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    This isn't a serious thread is it?
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    Offside Euro 2016 sweepstake winner

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    Nonsense.
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    Walters_19_MuFc Full Member

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    You can't be serious. The guy is up and down the line from the first min to the last.
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    Akash Another Muppet

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    Bullshit
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    Sigma Full Member

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    :lol:
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    VorZakone What would Kenny G do?

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    Griezmann has pace.
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    buckooo1978 Full Member

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    maybe tonight at times but never before this season to my memory

    think he was under instruction to stay back
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    Ramshock The spacegoats did it

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    :lol: what the feck is this shit?
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    Zoo Full Member

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    Crazy.
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    Giant Midget Aka - rooney_10119

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    It's not laziness. It's tactical instructions for when we play without the spare man in midfield so that we don't get caught on the counter.
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    Akash Another Muppet

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    Viva Ronaldo :drool:
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    Irrational. Full Member

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    :lol:

    Probably our most hardworking player. Lost count today of how many times he was up and down that flank.

    Lazy is the last word I'd use to describe him.
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    Carolina Red Full Member

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    Tom Van Persie No relation

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    He never stops running :lol:
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    klayton88 New Member

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    Go to bed mate.
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    Pexbo Feels privalidged to be permernant caf member

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    Some threads just aren't worth the bandwidth.
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    Mciahel Goodman Worst Werewolf Player of All Times

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    :lol:
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    MannyB Grammar Police

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    Cutch Shit stirrer (Literally)

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    tomaldinho1 Full Member

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    No Wum-ing no cry
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    Jaybomb Full Member

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    He's probably been the best RB in the Prem this season but I still think we need to sign someone else.

    Nelsinho looks to be a good option. And I always liked Seamus Coleman.
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    ChaddyP Full Member

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    entire OP should be in white text
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    Frank Grimes Full Member

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    If I was to use an word to describe Valencia lazy would be at the very bottom of my list, bizarre OP.
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    Scarecrow Full Member

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    Well, @Skills was at the game tonight, so maybe he saw something we didn't. You do get a much better overall picture when you watch live.
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    horsechoker Sailor vee, this is a right off.

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    VALENCIA WAS A GREAT PLAYER BUT A DIFFICULT PERSONALITY

    After running for about 120 minutes, I'm not sure why you'd make this thread.
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    Fergies Formula Full Member

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    Close this thread, most absurd thing I have read in a whilte.
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    Rado_N Go Broncos!

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    Someone find his distance run tonight.

    He didn't stop ffs.
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    Kostur Full Member

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    Well this is sort of unexpected I give you that.
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    MoBeats Conspiracy Buff

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    Did you only catch the last 1 minute of the game then?
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    Unlikely lad Full Member

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    :eek:
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    LOL the reactionary way people here evaluate the players is ridiculous .One plays a bad game and is hammered immediately and become a player full of problems.

    He's one of our best players and no back will do the same effort he had done this season. He's running the whole right flank through the whole season without any support from any wing . One bad game is normal .
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    ChaddyP Full Member

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    commentators lost count as well in BT. They even said he was running a relay with himself on the right side.. all while having to deal the second fastest player on the pitch.

    Next thread will be Herrera doesn't tackle enough or Fellaini is shit at chest controls, Mata has the first touch of an elephant
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    12OunceEpilogue Full Member

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    I don't think any of the right backs in our league are known for their laziness. How you can categorically name Valencia as the laziest of them all is lost on me though.
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    the unknown one. Full Member

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    Valencia is an Aztec behemoth!

    What is this sacrilege?
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls

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    This. He is rapid, fast and quick.
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    OL29 Full Member

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    :lol: Valencia's one of our most hardworking players, has been since he joined
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    Chorley1974 Lady Ole

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    Troll or imbecile, you decide folks.
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    ivaldo Mediocre Horse Whisperer, s'up wid chew?

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    Mate, you're wrong.