Nabil Fekir

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  1. Jun 6, 2019

    Robertd0803 Full Member

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    Will still end up at Liverpool for peanuts and have no re-occurance of any knee problems.
  2. Jun 6, 2019

    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    To be more complete, Duluc says that Lyon want to get rid of him and apparently it's due to the Liverpool deal, they are pissed because his brother in law allegedly killed the deal with Liverpool by reneging on the deal that they had with Liverpool. That's a pretty big info from someone that works around Lyon.
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    Lash Full Member

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    Agreed. I would very much like us to take a punt for 30m.
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    Lash Full Member

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    Thanks, I was actually going to tag you to ask a bit more on what was said!
  5. Jul 18, 2019 at 10:02

    Dans Correctly predicted Portugal to win Euro 2016

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    No team bigger than Betis interested in him. No capeesh.
  6. Jul 18, 2019 at 10:20

    knot_buzz New Member

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    If he can stay fit what a bargin.
  7. Jul 18, 2019 at 12:27

    Karel Podolsky New Member

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    Demba Ba did quite well.
  8. Jul 18, 2019 at 12:31

    ivaldo Mediocre Horse Whisperer, s'up wid chew?

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    If the usual trash is to be beleived we should sign him just to feck up Spurs move for Lo Celso.
  9. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:06

    cesc's_mullet Get a haircut Hippy!

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    Did he have a bad season in France?
  10. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:06

    bucky Full Member

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    No.
  11. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:07

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    Can’t say I’ve seen much of him but wonder if he’s anywhere near as good as made out if he’s ended up at Betis.
  12. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:07

    cesc's_mullet Get a haircut Hippy!

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    Why is he on the move for a relatively cheap price to Betis, of all teams?
  13. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:12

    bucky Full Member

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    I don't understand it either. Perhaps his knee is getting worse. He wasn't as good last season, as he was the season before that, but he still had a good season IMO. If his knee problems are manageable, then he'd be a good signing for a lot of clubs. He should be doing better than Betis, granted Betis have been moving in the right direction the last couple of years.
  14. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:17

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    Should have taken a punt on him. Direct swap with Sanchez.
  15. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:46

    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    The story from Lyon is that the club was upset with him because after the medical with Liverpool, he and his brother in law tried to renegotiate the deal that they had with Liverpool which killed the move. Lyon allegedly told him to get lost.
  16. Jul 18, 2019 at 13:53

    Catt Ole's at the wheel!

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    Where is Sanchez going?
  17. Jul 18, 2019 at 14:16

    bucky Full Member

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    Would explain what is currently happening. Thanks.
  18. Jul 18, 2019 at 14:22

    Red_toad Full Member

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    Sanchez probably earns more than their starting 11, so how exactly would a swap deal occur prey tell :rolleyes:
  19. Jul 18, 2019 at 14:24

    BluesJr Full Member

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    His knee is obviously fecked if no big club is going anywhere near him.
  20. Jul 18, 2019 at 14:28

    SportingCP96 Full Member

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    For 25M and only Betis is going for him? Has to be something more too it that we don't know.
  21. Jul 18, 2019 at 15:41

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    To his room with his dogs to celebrate Lingard's goals.
  22. Jul 18, 2019 at 15:50

    giorno Full Member

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    No reason to look beyond the simple explanation: the people in charge of football clubs aren't geniuses
  23. Jul 18, 2019 at 15:51

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    didn't he fail a medical last year? or is that someone else
  24. Jul 18, 2019 at 15:52

    Ikon Correctly predicted France to win World Cup 2018

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    Yes, he failed a medical at Liverpool, the deal was apparently £60M at the time, now its €25M.....:rolleyes:
  25. Jul 18, 2019 at 15:54

    kirk buttercup Full Member

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    pity he is a very decent player must be well and truly fecked if no one is willing to take a chance
  26. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:00

    Scroto Baggins Full Member

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    So xfer to Betis is done? Lo Celso most likely on the move then, Spurs have been heavily linked with a move for him.
  27. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:01

    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    He is fine, he just didn't had a particularly good season and he is in the same situation than James Rodriguez, his role isn't very popular at the moment.
  28. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:02

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    The report from the Liverpool medical, which is obviously rumour due to confidentiality, was that whilst the knee could be fine for a few years it is quite likely that it could give out catastrophically at any time so any buyer is taking a gamble on that not happening. His value is further depressed by the fact that he was very poor last season and looked a significantly worse player than he did in 17/18. Whether his drop in form was due to the collapse of the Liverpool deal or simply that he has already peaked as a player is again a gamble clubs have to consider. In the circumstances it is no big surprise that the market for him is tepid due to the amount of risk involved.
  29. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:05

    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    He wasn't very poor, just above average.
  30. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:06

    davidmichael Full Member

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    Fekir is another Umtiti, unreal and unplayable on his day but seem to have well known and documented serious/permanent knee problems similar to Ledley King so no one will take a big punt on them.
  31. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:53

    SportingCP96 Full Member

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    I believe that’s why his transfer to Liverpool fell through if I’m not mistaken.
  32. Jul 18, 2019 at 16:54

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    Moving to betis would be a step down and quite strange when Lyon seems willing to hand him a new contract.
  33. Jul 19, 2019 at 00:02

    bucky Full Member

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  34. Jul 19, 2019 at 00:03

    VP89 Pogba's biggest fan

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    What's stopping top clubs from taking a punt on him, is it the injuries?
  35. Jul 19, 2019 at 01:20

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    Agreed. Rather have a guy with slightly dodgy knees than a guy whose entire body has given up attempting to play football.
  36. Jul 19, 2019 at 10:25

    Lash Full Member

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    Just read the article, apparently they are trying to make them sign his younger brother Yassin and make them include him in the first team :lol:.

    As much as I thought it was liverpool who scuppered the deal, I reckon it's definitely his team. Ridiculous.