martin_p wrote:It’s qualified premier league officials they’re short of.
And most of the ones they have are useless
DCWat wrote:Did they just say that there aren’t the resources to have a VAR referee at each ground and so all decisions go to London for review!?
That’ll speed things up on Saturday with 6 games going on.
FactualFrank wrote:Interesting Norwich's passing % is 81% which is better than most our games last season. Their defence is just bonk.
box_of_frogs wrote:Norwich are trying to get forward. I think it’ll hurt them though later.
jrgbfc wrote:Opening today apparently, just in time for first game of the season. I'm hoping to have a look in there tomorrow but I expect with the novelty factor it will be rammed.
Woodleyclaret wrote:We have had since 1st August to sort out our transfers why do we always leave it till the last minute?
martin_p wrote:Palace have shut up shop for the day, Zaha going nowhere. Be interesting to see how he reacts.
Right_winger wrote:Then your suspicions are incorrect.
Nice to see that you can’t back up your (and the other happy clappers )views though.
summitclaret wrote:That's 4 England internationals on the bench what's not toto like? Just look how the 1 expected signing g transforms us.
summitclaret wrote:All that crap from those saying we could make do with 3 for cm. Seems like a waste a waste of clapping.
ClaretTony wrote:It will still take some time - the medical will be in Manchester and they may well bring him to Burnley for the interviews so we can make an announcement, but I am more than confident that this deal is going to happen.
Funkydrummer wrote:If the club didn't think that he was going to appear again, wouldn't it be cheaper to pay his contract up ?
A proviso included that he couldn't sign for anyone else for the period of the season.
ksrclaret wrote:Defour won't play for us again. That has been obvious for a while and is the very reason we've needed another midfielder this summer.
Thankfully his contract is up next summer so we can get his hefty wage off the books.
ElectroClaret wrote:"...more than i's to dot and t's to cross".
Well, he's less than three hours to pull it off.
ksrclaret wrote:I thought we'd tried to take him a few years earlier?