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26 Feb 2017 08:30:10
AC to be sold? If this is true and the deal is likely to be agreed very soon, then is Monday night ( if fit ) Andy's last game for us? If this is true, then what do we do? We look a less dangerous side up front with out him and who do we chase as a replacement? Or is sturridge deal already been done? So many questions lol.

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26 Feb 2017 09:08:28
Nonsense rumour . if Monday is his last game where will he be sold to?

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26 Feb 2017 10:02:06
I agree mate, stories about China but why would he go now? Why would he drag his family and a new born all the way there? Must complete nonsense.

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26 Feb 2017 11:54:46
Knowing our owners I would not be surprised if they sell ac. I reckon they will try and get Defoe in the summer when Sunderland go down.

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26 Feb 2017 13:02:15
If Carroll went to China before their window shuts, then not getting a striker in January looks even more ridiculous, it's got to be a load of garbage,

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26 Feb 2017 13:11:37
Just had another thought, maybe our owners are thinking of offloading Carroll to China for big money and getting Berbatov in until end of season as he's out of contract and would be free, it might be how their minds are working, wouldn't put it past them.

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27 Feb 2017 07:50:22
Let's sell him and take the money, his injury record is never going to get better. I don't believe he is off before Tuesday but in the summer it's time for him to go.

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27 Feb 2017 15:45:10
Agreed and at £90k a week he is taking the mick. He has spent more time on the treatment table than on the field so time for him to go. Let Sunderland get relegated and get Defoe. I still like Braithwaite who is another that can take punishment but above all we HAVE TO pay the money and GET A DECENT RB. How many times do we have to go over the same thing.

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27 Feb 2017 17:44:10
Agree phil RB has to be top of the shopping list.

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27 Feb 2017 20:02:15
haha defoe he's 35 in the summer and a judas have a day off hardly the way forward is it?

we have byram as a RB but bilic seems determined to play players out of position instead.

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27 Feb 2017 20:37:11
35 or not Defoe is still scoring goals for a poor Sunderland side and he don't have glass legs and isn't going to spend his time on the treatment table!

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27 Feb 2017 21:57:37
I'd rather Carroll and he's injuries than giving defoe another easy payday we need to look forward not to players that have shown no loyalty before, I'd rather give calleri or fletcher a chance.

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27 Feb 2017 23:48:22
Byram ain't good enough! AC has to go! Unrealiable. The team need a solid striker who they can rely on week in week out to spearhead the attack. We get a bit of rythum going with AC playing a certain way for 3 or 4 games and then he's normally out for a month or two. Ridiculous! Personally i'd have a big overhaul in the summer with something like this-

In
Braithwaite
Defoe
Biabiany
Cafu
Coric
Tielemans
Willems
Malcuit
Kalinic

Out
Carroll
Sakho
Calleri
Valencia
Tore
Nordtveit
Masuaku
Collins
Adrian.

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27 Feb 2017 23:05:02
You just need to look at the goals Defoe is scoring this season at his age, ibrahimovic is the same 35 and has scored 26 goals it don't matter there age it's the way they look after themselves and I recon Defoe could be 40 and score more goals than most players.

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28 Feb 2017 06:38:44
Big overhauls didn't really work last summer woz I'd rather sign 3 top players than 8 mediocre ones like last summer, and byram is a better RB than kouyate or Antonio is but he still don't get a game, if we are going to start buying 35 year oldso we aren't really going to progress are we? Plus we just got rid of payet who showed no loyalty and you wanna get defoe back who was just as bad.

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28 Feb 2017 07:57:07
Personally REDROBBO2 I wouldn't mind us speaking to Southampton for Shane Long or my preference Jay Rodriguez. Michy Bathshuyai would be a decent addition also but above all we have got to get a good right back or two.

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24 Feb 2017 12:02:26
Jonathan I am seeing we were talking to his agent in Jan, he likes the hammers apparently and there could be a summer move. Don't know how much of this is true but would you take him?

{Ed002's Note - I am not so sure West Ham has been talking to his agent. Inter are happy to let Jonathan Biabiany move on and his agent has permission to talk with other clubs. A discussion with Milan came to nothing and January approaches from Palermo and Cheslea regarding a loan would not have given Inter time to bring in a replacement. The player has said he would like to join a club where he would be a regular starter and has said he would like the opportunity to play in a different country - specifically saying he likes West Ham and PSV Eindhoven. Whilst a loan earlier in January would have been possible - a summer sale is more likely but clubs will be wary of his significant health issues and that may cause clubs to shy away.}

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24 Feb 2017 13:02:42
Sad story, terrible luck on the lad .

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21 Feb 2017 12:12:44
According to BBC West Ham are targeting striker Willian Jose (Real Sociadad) - 9 goals in 20 appearances this season - anyone got any views on this?

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21 Feb 2017 13:49:49
SO DID Vincent. Jansen whom WH tried hard to get, he opted for Spurs, thank goodness for that. Enough said, ITS VERY HARD to call when predicting how someone will do in the premier league, it's a different pace and physicality to most other leagues, regards IRONMIKE.

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21 Feb 2017 23:22:35
Some of our fans were desperate to sign Hogan, I know he got a bad one the other night, and I don't wish that on anyone, but he's hardly setting the place alight is he? We need to make the right decision about our strike targets, personally I'd prefer to try and resurrect Bony's career.

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22 Feb 2017 08:00:07
I think we need to be re-evaluating what our scouts are doing because some of the crap they are identifying is shocking.

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22 Feb 2017 08:00:37
Does anyone know what's happened to William Bony?

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22 Feb 2017 08:03:25
And yes, I know its Wilfried Bony who is out of favour at Stoke and his attitude has come into question. Could we go for him and get him back to his best with regular football. He's strong and can take a hit could be ideal or will we waste £25m+ on Sturridge who will break a toe nail in the first month and be out for the season.

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22 Feb 2017 08:24:41
I'm not sure Bony is a viable choice Phil. I see what you are saying about "made of glass Sturridge" especially considering we have two injury prone forwards in Carroll and Salho already. However Bony is on substantially higher wages than anyone in our current squad, and he ha been terrible since moving to stoke. It'd be a costly gamble in my opinion because he looks perfectly happy sitting in the bench and collecting his monumental salary each week.

My main two striker targets this year would be Andre Gray from Burnley and Iheanacho from Man City.

I would also like to see us go for Dominic Solanke, he is leaving Chelsea at the end of the season after failing to agree terms and has a very bright future if he reaches his potential.

{Ed002's Note - West Ham would not meet Solanke's wage demands.}

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22 Feb 2017 10:08:56
50k a week he want Is that true.

{Ed002's Note - Which is why Chelsea has no interest in him staying.}

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22 Feb 2017 12:46:09
Hiya peters regarding your post on William Jose I said three months ago we should look at him having watch him numerous times he looks top drawer I don't think he's a 25 goal a season striker but 15-20 probably it he makes a lot of awaits and his ability to hold the ball and bring others into play is very good so for about 15-20 million I think we'd stand a chance, the only downside is he hasn't been at sociedad for very long and he's a crowd favourite.

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22 Feb 2017 14:26:57
I like the idea of Iheanacho or Chicharito both would be even better.

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22 Feb 2017 14:27:53
forgetting his injury record, Sturridge talent wise is by far the best striker we have a realistic chance of his goal record in Prem league and at international level speak for themselves, I would have liked to see bony get chance last summer wouldn't touch him with a barge pole now on massive wages and clearly can't be bothered

by the way we have never had a 20 goal a season striker since prem league begun di canio has been closest with 16 think cottee was our last in top flight in 86-87, Everton haven't had one since gary lineker that's how hard it is to get a top striker just saying.

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22 Feb 2017 16:16:52
Citeh would be willing to part company with Iheanacho with a buy back clause?

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21 Feb 2017 12:11:29
Hi fellas, further to yesterday's post, it would appear Spurs and West Ham are trying to horn in on Gameiros at talks with MARSEILLE , so the conversation heard was correct, but I just can't see West Ham getting their foot in the door here IRONMIKE.

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20 Feb 2017 15:43:13
Hi fellas, Bit of a funny tale this one, it appears, that our chief exec has been engaged in a conversation, with a close relation to Kevin Gameiro, this could mean less than nothing OR,? Further, this relation has already spoken to Spurs, who think he's too old now, to partner Harry Kane, the player fancies the premier league apparently and 20m could do the trick, I maybe seeing too much into this myself, BUT see if anything crops up concerning this issue, IRONMIKE.

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20 Feb 2017 20:43:17
Its about time we invested in a proper striker that can keep himself fit and look after himself. Ac gas done well but he is always injured and that's no good to any team if he isn't reliable. Lucas Perez wants out of arsenal and what about Antonio swap deal with Chelsea for batshuyai.

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20 Feb 2017 21:18:56
why on earth would we want to swap Antonio our best player for batshuyai who has done nothing at chelski, just lazy journalism again.

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20 Feb 2017 22:24:10
Gameiro would be good signing but I've still got this feeling that sturridge will be our main striker target.

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21 Feb 2017 11:51:50
SWAP STORY is nonsense, Gameiro is just a hunch. By way of an overheard conversation, Sturridge probably the target in principal, BUT between now and June expect a hundred new tales IRONMIKE.

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21 Feb 2017 12:15:46
Got lucky with the Hogan boy, he's got injured last night, sadly. If we had got him and he'd ended up in the injury suite with Carroll and Sakho, well what can I say. At least the Board and manager said no and let's see if they do deliver in the summer, this time round.

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22 Feb 2017 12:51:32
Hiya Phil, I'd take that deal with Antonio and batshuayi now although I don't think it will happen as I don't know how interested in Antonio Chelsea are personally I don't think they are as keen as reported but I like batshuayi and I don't think Conte rates him that highly so you never know but WILLIAM Jose is very good.

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23 Feb 2017 18:27:38
Hi Mike, forget about all these expensive foreign players give Martinez Fletcher Oxford Burke alongside our regular players and let's see where we go, sometimes you do not need a telescope, looking what u got at home could do the trick.

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17 Feb 2017 12:40:36
HI fellas, Wh and Everton watching nestorovski of Palermo, IRONMIKE.

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18 Feb 2017 01:22:05
It seems we are after rakitic in the summer him and bilic have a great realationship and back in 2015 rakitic said he would love westham to win the premier league and if bilic can talk to him we might get our big signing after all. we also looked at Brazilian Cafu the other night and it is true that bilic would love to sign modric.

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18 Feb 2017 13:52:04
Cafu has NOT been watched since the late bid was turned away recently, Rakatic there is absolutely NO chance UNLESS he's asking price is HALVED, BUT wishful thinking IS GOOD, regards IRONMIKE.

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18 Feb 2017 17:43:44
martinez scores against prem opposition, ableit average opposition.

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19 Feb 2017 00:44:24
Modric would be amazing signing and you never know with rakitic if we were willing to spend upto 40 mill for a striker why not on him.

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19 Feb 2017 09:15:13
We aren't a big enough club to be signing players like that, stick to solid prem players that can improve us not stupud fantasy signings that will never happen like last summer.

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19 Feb 2017 23:12:34
We are a big club and there's no harm in trying for these players wether it happens or not, we got this big stadium to attract players to come London if we don't believe in our club we might aswell say sod it were just going to finish in 10th or below every season and sign these players that can't do it for other clubs. I want to see the ambition and for us to push on and be a bigger club than Tottenham and arsenal.

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20 Feb 2017 07:22:29
We haven't won anything for 36 years, we can't comeeter wit has spuds or the arse financially and we wasted the whole summer chasing fantasy signings that were never going to join and ended up with zaza and ayew at last minute so yes there is harm in chasing players that will never join, we won't become a big club over night as we don't have a load of oil money to do that so need to grow slowly.

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20 Feb 2017 12:15:19
ANT by way of your name I take it you were born in 1987. LONG AFTER our more glorious days, as I have said many times before I feel sorry for the younger ones, who have witnessed nothing as far as success is concerned, keep the faith we are LONG overdue for a change BUT RED IS ABSOLUTELY CORRECT in as far as the financial side is concerned, sorry my friend but that's the truth IRONMIKE.

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20 Feb 2017 12:14:37
If we grow at all, the Board are perfectly happy with 7th to 17th and false promises and bank the cash. Nice one Del Boy.

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20 Feb 2017 14:35:50
Dillusional transfer targets by the board who think we are Manchester United or Citeh! Time to get realistic. Lucas Perex wants out of Arsenal and AC Milan are very interested so I guess we will start the BACCA nonsense all over again or we will try and sign some dodgy south American that nobody has heard of a la Valencia, Palacios etc another Sullivan cheapo deal! We need a director of footie to sort this out before the next shambolic window.

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20 Feb 2017 22:29:03
Thanks iron mike you are right red makes sense perhaps I'm abit to passionate and do wish I saw all the greats back in the day. maybe one day a rich Arab or Russian will turn us into a rich club that compete, but at the moment I'm happy with our club and I'm sure we will make the right signings in the summer.

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16 Feb 2017 13:51:40
Hi fellas, I. Understand that WH have made enquiry of BAYERN, would they like to play us in a pre season friendly WHAT! Time to visit a shrink DGS go into a dark room with, a cold compress to the head. Could you imagine what they might do to us, IF they can destroy Arsenal like that and take any pre season confidence away from us Stick to original thoughts. Maybe celta Vigo, or Palermo they will be tough enough believe me, IRONMIKE.

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16 Feb 2017 16:45:29
Didn't we play Juventus in a friendly at the beginning of the season? So why would asking Bayern be such a embarrassing move? It's a friendly after all.

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16 Feb 2017 18:40:24
Like all clubs Bayern play clubs of varying levels of quality in preseason, they even play local 4th or 5th division clubs from Bavaria.
So why shouldn't a game against a Premier League club like us appeal to them?

They may say No of course, but if you don't ask.

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17 Feb 2017 11:48:14
iv read that we have watched Fabio Sturgeon a few times, and Roderick Miranda could be worth a shout. and thanks eds for the European football link really helpful lots of great info have a good day all.

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15 Feb 2017 20:54:02
Read a news reports saying we had scouts at benfica vs dortmund. Anyone shed some light on who we might be looking at wouldn't mind there rb semedo.

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15 Feb 2017 20:59:35
Would love to get semedo. i'd also like zirkovic grimaldo and rafa but I need to stop dreaming.

{Ed002's Note - Semedo won't be moving to West Ham. Scouts go to games all of the time.}

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15 Feb 2017 22:30:36
And like my dreams.

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14 Feb 2017 15:20:19
hi fellas, whilst the news is all about. Marcus Rashford, and the long list of clubs that are interested in signing him, should he fall out with Man united, WH are showing interest in another striker who MAY want away through lack of game time, and he doesn't live far away either, he's LUCAS PEREZ at arsenal, apparently Mr D Canio, who is consistently putting his fingers in every pie he can, is trying to persuade him to go to WH, in the same way he tried and failed with Matt Ritchie, awhile back, At that time WH didn't want to pay the sum asked for Ritchie so that went by the way, it's just something I thought I would mention, apparently and officially of course Wh know nothing about it, let's see if the player actually wants out from Arsenal IRONMIKE.

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14 Feb 2017 18:29:43
And how far short of the valuation would our board offer? Lol.

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14 Feb 2017 20:36:09
Apparently current value 14.45m what would we offer? 9m? Or sensible offer?

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15 Feb 2017 07:59:29
Lets be honest, IF Arsenal are willing to let him leave and they wanted approx. £15m we'd probably offer £6m and we all know it.

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15 Feb 2017 11:33:53
I'm hoping there isn't going to be buyers for LANZINI in the summer as I think he could play for a champions league team and as for rashford united won't part with him unless he asks for a move.

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15 Feb 2017 11:54:54
It will be interesting to see what happens come the summer, who can we bring in, who can we keep, who will want to go . Let's just hope we can do some early business and be professional .

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15 Feb 2017 13:57:58
Professional? Not sure G&S know what that means but one can only hope.

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13 Feb 2017 14:29:34
Hi fellas, ON Bacary Sagna he's more likely to go back to France with Marseille, and Everton have already made an offer to him, Zableta of those two more likely, But nothing done at present, IRONMIKE.

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12 Feb 2017 17:56:27
I'm some what annoyed regarding sakho and his injuries. before the window closed a few reports came out saying sakho will be back soon. From the physio room website he was due to return mid March, now it says beginning of april, I didn't know "soon" means over 2 months away.

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12 Feb 2017 19:15:51
I'm not sure why the club give updates, he will ( so long as fit ) leave come the summer, unless ed or iron Mike know otherwise .

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13 Feb 2017 14:21:40
The problem with sakho now IS who is going to want him on a permanent with his injury prone record? It's not even IF we are going to try to sell him or not if you follow my drift IRONMIKE.

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13 Feb 2017 15:40:57
Difficult one Mike.

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10 Feb 2017 22:31:25
I'd like to see us sign Iheanacho, Loftus-Cheek and Chalobah. They hardly get a game at their current clubs and are so full of potential and we could offer them regular football and that's got to be what they all want rather than bit parts. I don't know how realistic these signings would be but would love to see is invest in some quality young players to build our team around.

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10 Feb 2017 15:31:12
HI fellas, WH and arsenal watching Maccabi. GK Pred Raijkovic IRONMIKE.

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10 Feb 2017 19:51:01
Very promising young keeper. Would be a decent addition to the squad.

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09 Feb 2017 13:23:03
Hi fellas, Liverpool contacted WH yesterday re Sturridge, they want a concrete proposal, and to do a deal on him prior to the next window IF WH want to do it, apparently WH are also interested in another Liverpool player trying to find out who this is, Lkverpool are trying to put together apre season deal on Aubemeyang and getting together sufficient funds to do so IRONMIKE.

{Ed002's Note - Someone is teasing you again Mike.}

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09 Feb 2017 14:12:13
Sorry my old friend the call happened yesterday, I don't know anything else on this matter Regards Mike.

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09 Feb 2017 17:04:31
I know sturridge is a difficult one as he is not 100% fit, but my question is even a 90% fit sturridge a 100% better than what we have ( AC excluded )?

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09 Feb 2017 17:51:40
Sturridge scores goals in PL if he's fit for half a season he'd still be our top scorer.

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09 Feb 2017 17:52:43
no, i'm not a fan of sturridge in the slightest.

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09 Feb 2017 20:19:26
A FIT Sturridge would do very well at WH BUT with his injury record who knows, on balance If it were me I would look elsewhere, Especially for the type of money Liverpool would demand IRONMIKE.

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09 Feb 2017 20:50:23
I don't think Sturridge is hungry enough anymore. would he really put in the shifts or just collect the money every week.

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09 Feb 2017 23:25:37
In a way I cast my mind back ( an old mind ) to Ian wright . Couple of goals, injury, big wage bill and a tv programme he never missed . Maybe I'm just being negative?

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10 Feb 2017 05:10:21
Whats type of person is sturridge? Does he work hard for the team? Run after nothing balls to apply pressure? defends when the team is under the pump? Can he hold up play? I only have eyes for west ham, so I haven't seen enough of him. We know he can finish but if he's not working both ways, I'd rather look elsewhere. Plus we already have 2 strikers with bad injury records, getting a third isn't that smart.

{Ed001's Note - he does track back well though it is never highlighted on MOTD etc. He will often chase back to cover an out of position player and end up in the full back areas to help out. As for him as a person, he is one of the most dedicated pros I know of. He does not drink or smoke or sniff coke. He applies himself in training and spends a lot of time helping out younger players in the squad at Liverpool.
He probably needs another full season at least to get anywhere near his best. It took Falcao three years for instance. There are many other examples that took a similar timeframe to recover. However he has a fantastic attitude and I for one would wish him well anywhere he went, as he has been exemplary at Liverpool.}

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10 Feb 2017 07:41:01
I think he would do very well for us, and I would welcome him to the club, AC needs a quick man along side to pick the second ball he gets us but it often a bit to isolated.

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10 Feb 2017 07:55:59
I think I'd rather have Javier Hernández if he is available.

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10 Feb 2017 08:30:03
Thanks for some insight Ed. If he's the type of person you described, I'd love him at west ham.

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10 Feb 2017 08:32:21
Even Carragher says unless Sturridge scores he brings nothing else to the team! . and he doesn't score enough for the team to carry the fella! . I hope he's not our main target striker wise as it's proven that he's not on the pitch often enough and we can't risk having 2 Strikers that can and will break down over a season . and it's not if it's how long for!

we need to be looking at younger fitter and hungrier Strikers looking to make a name for themselves!

We're never going to attract players like Lacazette or of similar ilk unless we have champions league football to start! . we are where we are one week good the next week bad until we have the financial clout that the man city, chelsea etc have and can go out and buy 6 or 7 £30+mill players and upgrade the quality all over the first team!

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10 Feb 2017 10:01:56
just seems to hold the ball too long an pass back when he could go forward I'd rather have welbeck I recon hard topic though. would love us to find a young version of Suarez just an animal on the pitch strong hungry for goals.

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10 Feb 2017 11:24:07
Chicharito, Braithwaite, Toivonnen, Sagna?

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10 Feb 2017 10:45:42
Really great insight Ed1, and after that article a while ago about certain players professionalism (can't remember which ex-pro said it) that is very refreshing. Not sure how professional AC is these days, I am hoping that he's seen the light and keeping himself in shape for the end of his career.

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10 Feb 2017 11:47:31
Another name to throw into the mix, Jamie Vardy, he would do well getting onto Carrolls knock downs, weather he's available in the summer is another matter, Sullivan did say he would like to try and sign English players, and I seem to recall he made a bid for him in the summer.

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10 Feb 2017 12:10:33
I make ed 100% right the only thing against sagna is his injury problems which I know is staying the obvious but as for dedication that's not in question for me so if the money's right for me it's a no brainier and is it true ed we are in talks to sign wanna from city.

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10 Feb 2017 13:16:35
I think he would be great for us, he's a top class striker who is far better than what we have. The injuries would be a concern but I don't think he's been injured much this year, he just needs someone to believe in him. I do have a concern of his decision making, he can be a little greedy but what top goalscorer over the years hasn't had a bit of that, on top of that he must be desperate to impress and bag goals every time he puts a Liverpool shirt on at the moment because he knows if he don't he'll be out the team again.

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13 Feb 2017 16:39:06
I meant sturridge regarding Ed's comments not sagna sorry people.

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06 Feb 2017 17:28:35
hi fellas, this is an odd BUT true situation WH are looking to give wolves a 4m profit on their recent record purchase of Helda Costa the Portuguese winger, wolves are obviously reluctant to sell but 20m might change their minds, WH apparently were trying to nab him prior to wolves excercising their option on the player, IRONMIKE.

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06 Feb 2017 21:01:29
Mike, Helda Costa has got all the tools to be a future star and Dries Mertens is a class little player already and at 29 he's in he's prime. Both these players would go straight in our team and I believe would be stars in the premier League and take us to the next level pushing for a regular place in Europe each season as Southampton has done the last few years.

Although we do need to sort our full backs out as well especially right back. My question is are Napoli going to except 35m euros for one of there star players? Is he going to want to come to West Ham with no European football. Apparently Everton pushed for him in January and they got a big fat NO and Napoli are currently trying to negotiate a new deal with him.

Helda Costa is another one I would love at our club but after laying out 16m which shows a big commitment from Wolves are they going to want to cash in for 4m? Same as Sigurdsson, I think we could have missed the boat there.

he's in a purple patch at the moment, Swansea are going to want big money and there is no doubt going to be a cue of clubs who could possibly offer European football/ more wages that are going to be after him.

Also now hearing that Lacazette wants to move on in the summer and Lyon want up to 50m for him. If Arsenal are interested which we all think is the case is he going to want to come to us or them?

don't get me wrong i'd love all these players at our club but i don't think we are that club to compete with the big boys yet in that regard. I hope its not another summer again where we are going after all these big names for a couple of months only to be let down and have to hurry about at the end of the window to get some realistic targets in.

I think its time for the scouting/ recruitment team to earn a pound note and unearth the next Helda Costa or the next Kante. players like Braithwaite and Arias will be available for about 10m and these sort of players will no doubt improve our squad and take us up a level to 7/ 8th.

More importantly unable us to consistently finish in those positions. Maybe in the not to distant future who knows, we can spend 100-150m and get some serious talent in and push into the top 6 but at the moment I think were a million miles away.

Small realistic steps to improve the first team and the squad, to get good competition for each position, bring through some of the talented boys we've got in the youth system such as the two Reece's, Cullen, Samuelsson, Quina and Martinez and aim to regularly make that eighth spot ours and push Everton for seventh.

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07 Feb 2017 03:03:34
YES points taken, basically It just depends how much we can spend, the answer will make itself known soon enough, IRONMIKE.

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07 Feb 2017 07:46:23
Hi Mike,

Have you heard any new rumours about possible takeovers or new investment in the club? We desperately need someone to put their money where their mouth is or we will be facing relegation battles for ever more! The OS was supposed to give us the financial clout and pull to compete at the top table. This will not happen with our present owners in my humble opinion.

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07 Feb 2017 12:01:06
Nothing new, there are many interested parties, but those who thought they may come along and take over for a song, are now looking at different sums altogether as to their original appraisals, IRONMIKE.

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07 Feb 2017 12:35:53
Thanks Mike,
your info is appreciated as always! Do you know if the Dave's and Karen would sell us now for the right offer?

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07 Feb 2017 12:25:22
What's the latest club valuation Mike? Also, what percentage of season Ticket renewals do they think they will get?

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08 Feb 2017 07:52:09
Certainly not £600m that was touted recently.

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08 Feb 2017 12:50:14
Costa has a 25million release clause in his contract so we'd have to bid big money to get him not so sure myself, very impressed with Snodgrass against saints but would rather judge him after half a season not one game hope I'm wrong, it looks like we are going to have a summer like BACCA with LACAZETTE trying to buy a player that just doesn't want to come to play for us so please let's look elsewhere.

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08 Feb 2017 16:02:31
Absolutely right. Why waste our time on strikers that only want to play for big clubs such as Barcelona and PSG.

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08 Feb 2017 16:02:33
Hot air from the board already? Hope not : ( aim for players that we can get!

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08 Feb 2017 16:24:46
Here we go again.

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08 Feb 2017 16:40:19
Haha and its not even the end of the season yet :) think I will just worry about saturdays game :)

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