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Manchester United 4:0 West Ham United

Man Utd 4:0 West Ham

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Sun, 13 August 2017
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  1. Aug 12, 2017

    RDCR07 Not a bad guy (Whale Killer)

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    :lol: Christ! People are still in Lala land?
  2. Aug 12, 2017

    BenjaminP New Member

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    You will tomorrow.
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    Wayne's World Full Member

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    Start Rashford, Lukaku and Martial as a front three. It has the potential to be the best in England If it clicks.
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    Pexbo has never watched Star Wars

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    Frothing for this.
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    sunama Baghdad Bob

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    I hope so man, but logically, I can't see it.
    Even watching the pre-season games, I could see that we were playing exactly as we did last season, i.e. our attackers were either missing the goal or shooting straight at the keeper, Pogba hitting the woodwork and Lukaku/Ibra scoring the goal). The counter-attacking goal against Sampdoria was the only highlight, for me.
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    horsechoker Sailor vee, this is a right off.

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    You might have rabies
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    sunama Baghdad Bob

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    I saw us play against Madrid in the SuperCup and I hate to break it to you, but we were several levels below them. Our attack/finishing is woeful and I base this on the amount of goals we scored last season. And just in case you forgot, we finished 6th in the EPL.

    Based on the above, I am not sure how you concluded that our front 4 + Pogba are any good.
  8. Aug 12, 2017

    Pavl3n Full Member

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    So Mikhi not making even the bench?

    I am getting a bit despaired of comments like that.
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    R'hllor Full Member

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    Guys,guys just saw some short clip with interviews of our players, low quality but could swear it, Darmian lost his illuminati sideburns
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    whatwha Sniffs Erricksson’s diarrhea

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    :eek: you mean the stupid triangles? What's "illuminati" about that?
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    el3mel Full Member

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    So Liverpool got a draw and Chelsea lost...

    The road is paved for us to get a 1-1 draw tomorrow then. :lol:
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    Ashley R1+O New Member

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    Chicharito is nailed on to score, lets just make sure we put 4 past them before he does.
  13. Aug 13, 2017

    Red Dreams Full Member

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    Huddersfield topping the table.
    Need a 4-0 win.
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    Crashoutcassius Full Member

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    Would like to see Jose trust Mhiki from game 1. If we are to get anywhere this year it will be on the back of his good form... that said a spell in the stands did him good last year.

    Really think we are lacking options and if landing perisic gives us that variety i hope it happens before next weekend.
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    Klopp_De_Klown Full Member

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    Dont ya know it.

    West ham bought well but hopefully we are a bit ahead of them so its not too taxing. We need an early goal to settle the nerves and hopefully see em off early with one or two more. We do not want this to be 0-0 looking solid with 20 to go and Little Pea coming offf the bench. Because he will be up for it and we'll be in comfort mode having not being too troubled.

    We dont want to be looking as shakey as the chavs, the circus and the muppet show did this weekend.
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    peanuthead Full Member

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    ----------------De Gea----------------------------------
    Valencia---Bailly---Smalling-------Darmian-----------
    ----Herrera---------Matic-----------Pogba-------------
    ----Mkhi------------Lukaku---------Martial------------

    No more 3-5-2. I think 4-3-3 would be our standard formation and 3-5-2 for the top teams. Until Shaw gets fit I think both midfield and defence is set in stone in this formation. Darmian can defend but offers little in attack, we need Shaw back as soon as possible. Along with a win I also want a clean sheet.
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    Flying_Heckfish Full Member

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    4-3-3 or even 4-4-2 please.

    We're at home and these are thrashable.

    I want a no-nonsense 2-0. Should be the least of our ambitions.
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    peanuthead Full Member

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    If anybody want any streams link me, I got the good stuff.
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    Go ahead
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    RDCR07 Not a bad guy (Whale Killer)

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    Are you saying you're giving us the streams or the good stuff?:D
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    Mr Smith Full Member

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    I've seen this said a dozen times, as though the only way to improve a squad is to add players. You don't think after a year with Mourinho, learning from the mistakes of last season, we might not have improved a little both individually and as a group?
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    Offside Euro 2016 sweepstake winner

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    The only way to improve a squad seems to be add 2 new players to every one lost...or just to add players full stop. Stupid. The biggest improvement we could make to our our attack over 99% of possible signings would be to get Martial's confidence back.
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    Stadjer Full Member

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    While missing loads of chances in the process... just like last season! Cant wait for it
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    PieCrust Full Member

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    In the end, go for it. This is a match we should be winning comfortably. No worries about a draw or lack of goals.
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    MZX7 @Vato @Varun @moses @Hectic @Solius

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    Who also thinks that we will score one goal and play the Mourinho way after that until the last 10 minutes when Chicharito will pop up and equalize?

    I really hope Mourinho can help us have a great Goal difference. Supremely tired of the 1-0s and the 1-1s.

    Sorry for all the bold text. There's a glitch in my phone.
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    SirAnderson Full Member

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    :lol::lol:
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    SirAnderson Full Member

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    Don't be despaired for his comment, just looking at his name should bring that hope back immediately.
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    ColvaleGoa Full Member

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    Any sort of 3 points will do. No squeaky bum time please if possible. No repeat of last season where it was a struggle to put teams to the sword. Need Rashford, Mhikhi and Martial to come to the party.

    What sort of preseason has West Ham Had,, anyone know?
  29. Aug 13, 2017

    Von Mistelroum Full Member

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    This will be a much tougher game than people think. We'll start Lingard, and Fellaini will play a big role. We'll not look vastly different from last season other than being a bit more stable in midfield.

    Our issues in attack will remain the same as last season with Lingard being unproductive and Martial, Rashford or Mkhitaryan (depending who plays) being out of position.

    I'm expecting a draw or scrappy win and anything more positive would surprise me a lot.
  30. Aug 13, 2017

    PaulRich Full Member

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    Brilliant to have the season back with us. This will be a decent test - West Ham wont be mugs.
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    Ixion Full Member

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    Please don't be another god-awful home draw.
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    jymufc20 Full Member

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    They have played 6 games won 1, drew 3 and lost 2. They got beat 3 nil in their final friendly v City.
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    jymufc20 Full Member

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    Honestly i think we will surprise a few on here this season, we will smash these today.
    Our midfield and attack is too strong for them and they have Joe "blunder" Hart in goal.
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    TheReligion Abusive

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    Presumably you missed the super cup where Lindelof was pretty good
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    togg Full Member

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    No excuses, a good win today. We need to make a statement of intent and certain players need to step up after having had a good bedding in time. Mourinho has three of his four players which should be ample enough to push us onto a higher level.
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    Marcelinho87 Full Member

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    People forget just how much of a fine line some games were last season.

    Had Zlatan scored those umpteen chances (Lukaku will) we would have fared much better.

    Had Pogba not hit the post a million times (He will score them this year) likewise.
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    Scarecrow Having a week off

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    I see a lot of people backing Martial to start over Rashford. Why?
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    Pexbo has never watched Star Wars

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    De Gea

    Valencia - Bailly - Smalling - Darmian

    Matic

    Herrera - Pogba

    Rashford - Lukaku - Mkhitaryan​
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    The Stain Soccer Manager's Highwayman

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    Think Bailly/Jones have looked good together. Would prefer Mitchell over Darmian but that won't happen. Would like to see Pogba in a more advanced role in this game. Herrera/Matic in central midfield would be enough. Any of Rashford/Mkhi/Martial on the wings.
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    Summit "do the dead, spread your seed and get out"

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    Match day bitches!
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