Players you had forgotten existed

Discussion in 'Football Forum' started by Smoking_Owl, Jul 12, 2017.

  1. Jun 9, 2019

    RochaRoja Full Member

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    The original Héctor Bellerín.
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    Infestissumam Full Member

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    Goran Pandev. Haven't heard that name in a while, surprised to see he's "only" 35 and still playing in Serie A.
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    FootballHQ Full Member

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    Justin Kluivert.
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    TwoSheds More sheds (and tiles) than you, probably

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    Emre Belozoglu tbf.
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    Erics_Collar Full Member

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    Benito Carbone, Bradford and Sheffield Wednesday legend.
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    Red Devil Rising New Member

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    Jonathan Woodgate, about to be named Boro manager.

    I could have sworn he passed away a few years ago in tragic circumstances :confused:
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    Revaulx Full Member

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    Nope. In 2000 he was convicted of assault outside a nightclub in Leeds. Lee Bowyer, who was allegedly the instigator and faced more serious charges, got off.

    A very classy but hopelessly injury prone defender. Can’t see him as a manager at all.
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    André Dominguez Full Member

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    Márcio Sousa! He still plays football at lower divisions. And to think at age of 17 this guy had every single top club after him and was considered by FIFA as the most promising player of his generation.

    https://www.zerozero.pt/player.php?id=29640
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    Lay Correctly predicted Portugal to win Euro 2016

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    Gelson Fernandes - Swiss player I believe who was meant to be fantastic. Played at City

    Manuel Fernandes - was at Everton and played well in a game against Arsenal
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    van der star newprawn warrior Scout

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    Blerim Dzemaili, Valon Behrami

    Always bought these two when I played FM with lower league teams.
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    yumtum DUX' bumchum

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    Is that the one that played against us with a broken leg?
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    MC89 New Member

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    1950 New Member

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    Serdar Tasci

    Bundesliga champion, former captain of VfB Stuttgart and German international who disappeared with his transfer to the Russian league, briefly reappeared for a short loan with Bayern Munich, disappeared again to Russia and is now apparently playing for Erdogan's club.
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    FootballHQ Full Member

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    Behrami is still a regular in Serie A at Udinese. Was shocked when I checked when he had that season at West Ham, 2008. :eek:

    From that Swiss era was always confusing Behrami and Tranquillo Barnetta who was also in Serie A at the time.
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    Dirty Schwein Has a 'Best of Britney Spears' album

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    Jérémie Aliadiwhere?

    I'll get my coat.
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    van der star newprawn warrior Scout

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    Another FM legend for smaller clubs in the earlier editions.
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    André Dominguez Full Member

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    Manuel Fernandes actually did an OK career. Not a world class player, but a good player nonetheless.
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    Adcuth Full Member

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    Benjani, took 5 of us a few hours to figure out what he was called. He got mixed up with Bony a lot
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    friendlytramp More full of crap than a curry house toilet

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    Great shout
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    JJ12 Correctly predicted Portugal to win Euro 2016

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    Fernando Cavenaghi
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    Enigma_87 You know who

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    Jefferson Farfan. Apparently he's doing good in Russia after spending 2 years barely playing in the Middle East.
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    Enigma_87 You know who

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    and apparently Alexander Hleb and Maxi López still play. :eek:
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    FootballHQ Full Member

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    Played for Peru at last world cup.

    Sort who'd have done very well in the premier league imo. Surprised no one tried to tempt him when he was at Schalke.
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    dablem_10 New Member

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    Mi amigo Alexis
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    horsechoker Sailor vee, this is a right off.

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    Forgot about Lee Bowyer
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    Josep Dowling Full Member

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    Igor Biscan

    Facundo Sava

    Tomasz Radzinski
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    Karel Podolsky New Member

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    I thought Emre Belozoglu had already retired 10 years ago.
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    I Am Zlatan New Member

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    Allesio cerci

    and bummed I can’t embed because I really wanted to post the video of Moyes saying Illarramendi :lol:

    But yeah I forgot about him
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    marukomu The Gatekeeper

    That's pretty harsh for just not being able to embed a video.
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    Karel Podolsky New Member

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    I played PES and using Fulham a lot.
    I liked using two strikers, a big man with good header (you know him) and a speedy (usually small) striker (Radzinski). Steed Malbranque on the RM, Louis Boa-Morte on the LM. That's my guaranteed 4 front.
    Papa Bouba Diop and Claus Jensen at CM.
    Voltz, Bocanegra, Zat Knight, Liam Rosenior (still playing?), Collins John, Heidar Helguson, Legwinski, Cristanval. Had very good goalies in Antii Niemi and an American gk I forget his name.
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    tenpoless Full Member

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    [​IMG] Ivanov
    [​IMG] Stromer
    [​IMG] Daric
    [​IMG] Valery
    [​IMG] Iorga
    [​IMG] Cellini
    [​IMG] Ximenes
    [​IMG] Espinas
    [​IMG] Minanda
    [​IMG] Castello
    [​IMG] Baroja
    [​IMG] Cecil
    [​IMG] Vorlander
    [​IMG] Eddington
    [​IMG] Nachtegall
    [​IMG] Matt
    [​IMG] Ostwald
    [​IMG] Burchet
    [​IMG] Huygens
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    SoCross Full Member

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    Where’s the next big thing Nathan Delfouneso playing these days? Think I vaguely recall a Caf debate regarding him and his tekkers.
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    Florida Man Cartoon expert and crap superhero

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    Yeah he’s gonna have to sit on it until his privileges come.
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    big rons sovereign New Member

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    Kasey Keller?
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    horsechoker Sailor vee, this is a right off.

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    Are those guys real? Seems more like a team of FM regens.
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    1950 New Member

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    I wanted to comment "who could ever forget these guys?", but looks like horsechoker answered that question.
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    londonredmaniac I suffer delusions of grandeur

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    The announcer and referee of Gaz Vs DJS the meet!
    Remember finding that 'goals goals goals' video a few years back. Showing my age here :lol: :lol:

    Andy Sinton, England's answer to the left wing. Darren Caskey? David Hirst, MUFC bound if rumours were true at the time. Danny Cadamattari - another highly rated young England player in the making...

    Matty Etherington

    Kim Kallstrom, Fenedi George...they are all coming back into my head now
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    lawliet354 Full Member

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    :lol:

    Espinas is my favorite, probably the only one with good long shot
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    Lay Correctly predicted Portugal to win Euro 2016

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    Nah Minanda had some good long rangers
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    GifLord The gif that keeps on giffing

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    They changed some names. Minanda used to be Miranda in ISS:PES2
    [​IMG]

    edit: I remember my first purchase was always R. Carlos, i'd put him as a winger and just spam the ball to him