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Dwight McNeil

Postby JimMcDonald » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:16 pm

Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Bertiebeehead » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:18 pm

Poor cast
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby SammyBoy » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:18 pm

Taxi!

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Lowbankclaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:18 pm

That was Man City we were playing, seriously some people.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby BFCmaj » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:19 pm

JimMcDonald wrote:Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?

Is your apostrophe key broken?
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Claretmatt4 » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:20 pm

This is great. We've just put in a top performance and 9/10 of threads are 'fishing' expeditions.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby bob-the-scutter » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:21 pm

JimMcDonald wrote:Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?

I've heard he's a fine juglist!
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby CoolClaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:22 pm

Obvious troll but a full preseason with the first team will do him a world of good.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby MACCA » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:29 pm

Jim, give it a rest and go and bang your pretend daughter.

Ps yes he's been quiet in the last 2 games, but up against 2 very good defensive teams, and arguably the best RB in the league today.

He will be running out of steam too, as he's played a hell of a lot of football, for someone who isn't up to the task of 2 games a week in the premier league due to his inexperience.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby ClaretTony » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:31 pm

JimMcDonald wrote:Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?


Dear oh dear
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby tiger76 » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:31 pm

Claretmatt4 wrote:This is great. We've just put in a top performance and 9/10 of threads are 'fishing' expeditions.


And that surprises you on this forum,blimey! you'd think people would be happy with ultimately surviving comfortably after looking in dire straits at Xmas.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby taio » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:33 pm

Absolutely idiotic post that can only be because the poster is craving some attention.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby FactualFrank » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:33 pm

What is it with these 'fishing' attempts. One attempt every few weeks/months, fine - we can see the funny side of it.

When it happens several times within a few hours, it's just annoying.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby theroyaldyche » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:33 pm

Lads nackered

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Buxtonclaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:35 pm

...yawn...

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby DomBFC1882 » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:35 pm

Jim p**s off

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Hibsclaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:36 pm

Guess someone wasn’t at Bournemouth where the right back didn’t know whether he was Arthur or Martha in the first half such that he was subbed by Eddie at half time.

If McNeil keeps improving he is going to be some player....

Loved it when he told Bernardo to xxxx off...very funny

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Pimlico_Claret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:46 pm

Feel sorry for people who's only positive in life is posting crap like this and then sitting and waiting to react, it's really very sad.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby LoveCurryPies » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:51 pm

OP is making my blood boil. Kids been superb since the New Year. Wasn’t his best game but seriously?

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby lovebeingaclaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:52 pm

Pimlico_Claret wrote:Feel sorry for people who's only positive in life is posting crap like this and then sitting and waiting to react, it's really very sad.


He's succeeded in his quest though.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby THEWELLERNUT70 » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:55 pm

JimMcDonald wrote:Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?



Pillock alert so it is :D

Ps and he for got to put "so it is" at the end of each sentence, so I'm guessing it's not the real Jim McDonald so he isn't :D
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby brexit » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:59 pm

Hyped Lightweight

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby claretdj » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:59 pm

JimMcDonald wrote:Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?

So your having a pop @ our 19yr old shining light this season! What a clown you are Jim.. :roll:

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby expoultryboy » Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:03 pm

Stick to corrie
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Pimlico_Claret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:10 pm

LoveCurryPies wrote:OP is making my blood boil. Kids been superb since the New Year. Wasn’t his best game but seriously?

Maybe not his best, but look he was up against. He defended well, and always looked for the positive forward move when he had the ball. Head and shoulders above the likes of Mane and that blond non entity on the same wing. Keep it up Dwight.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby martin_p » Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:24 pm

JimMcDonald well past his best. He used to throw out some decent casts but this one didn’t even get to post two before it was rumbled. Maybe time to retire this character (the OP almost certainly has mulitiple user names).
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Damo » Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:31 pm

Can we just delete this terrible thread. I dont mind a bit of a wind up when its intelligent or well thought out, but this is abysmal
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Lord Beamish » Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:51 pm

Jim really needs Liz to give him a blow job.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Blackrod » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:06 pm

Is this an ABC thread in disguise ? Absolute nonsense.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Cleveleys_claret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:16 pm

Pathetic post, McNeil is a future star. Up agai st not just Bernado but Kyle Walker today. Played a lot of football this last 4 months for a young lad

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Rumbletonk » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:16 pm

Alexander Arnold would disagree with the OP. He still doesn't know where the ball went

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Papabendi » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:17 pm

He objectively wasn't great today and has things to work on.. Namely upper body strength and stamina.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby warksclaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:46 pm

This young lad has been sensational and played a huge part in the points tally since January. On Monday v Chelsea I thought he looked tired and maybe SD should have brought on JBG. It didn't matter as we got a hell of a result. Today he looked tired too but playing v one of the best defenses in Europe. I think we should give him a rest v Everton and bring his fresh legs on with 20 minutes to go. SD has managed him really well. He is only 19 and managed well will go on to be some player. To say the honeymoon is over is an insult to a great prospect

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Vintage Claret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:57 pm

OP, you're going to need a bigger boat, so you are

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby TheFamilyCat » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:58 pm

Suspected for a while that Jim could be Saxo.

This does nothing to make me change my mind.
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby jrgbfc » Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:59 pm

Was absolutely shattered today by about 70 minutes, the lad could barely move but we didn't have the options on the bench to replace him.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby claretspice » Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:00 pm

Papabendi wrote:He objectively wasn't great today and has things to work on.. Namely upper body strength and stamina.


He's got plenty of upper body strength for a teenager, that's certainly not one of his weaknesses. He's also always going to be one of those who looks a bit knackered even when he isn't mind.

Big credit to Dwight that Pep made a particular effort to stop him today, they'd done their homework and shuffled across to get very tight. That said, these games where we've very little of the ball, have to keep a rigid shape, and are having to attack from deep don't really suit him at this stage in his career. It's much easier for him in games when we're playing higher up the pitch and he can drift around a bit more.

He might well be a little bit jaded now - mentally and physically, and if he is, then fair enough. He's had quite a four months.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Grumps » Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:00 pm

Excellent player, but I agree he is very lightweight, and backs out of 50/50 challenges at times, but that side of his game should improve

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby tim_noone » Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:08 pm

TheFamilyCat wrote:Suspected for a while that Jim could be Saxo.

This does nothing to make me change my mind.

Not remotely close IMO.But a fine cast... :D
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby DCWat » Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:08 pm

He’s a kid playing in “the best league in the world”, in his debut season. When was the last time Burnley had someone come through the youth team who has played for us, at such a level, so regularly and to such effect?

He’s not even playing in his favoured position! Let the lad develop, have great games (he’s had plenty) and bad games (few and far between). We should be pleased that we have him and make the most of it whilst we do.

If the OP wasn’t fishing, dear oh dear!!

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Pimlico_Claret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:15 pm

Grumps wrote:Excellent player, but I agree he is very lightweight, and backs out of 50/50 challenges at times, but that side of his game should improve

You obviously don't go on.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby tim_noone » Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:22 pm

Cleveleys_claret wrote:Pathetic post, McNeil is a future star. Up agai st not just Bernado but Kyle Walker today. Played a lot of football this last 4 months for a young lad

What's all the young Lad nonsense ...it's a game for young Lads? Usually on here your past it at 28!

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby claretblue » Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:56 pm

CoolClaret wrote:Obvious troll but a full preseason with the first team will do him a world of good.


...and England! :D

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby LowtonClaret » Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:03 pm

JimMcDonald wrote:Honeymoon period over. Hes average at best. Hes far too lightweight he got out muscled by Bernado Silva whos about 4 foot. Hes slow for a winger and always looks knackered after 10 mins.

Hes got a decent delivery ill give him that but apart from that what else does he really offer ?

F@@k off
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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Dark Cloud » Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:10 pm

He wasn't great today, but let's be fair he's a young lad playing against the champions elect so it was never going to be easy. It seemed to me that he worked really, really hard defensively (not his strong point!) for 70 minutes and when the time came for us to try to take the game to City who were actually very nervous and jittery about their precious one goal lead by then, he just didn't have the legs or energy for it, which was such a shame tbh. But he's a very, very good player.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby chorleyhere » Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:00 am

Getting tapped up by Kidd at the end of the match, as was our Ashley by Guardiola !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Lord Beamish » Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:26 am

chorleyhere wrote:Getting tapped up by Kidd at the end of the match, as was our Ashley by Guardiola !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Kidd’s a great Coach of young talent. He’ll recognise it, when he sees it.

Guardiola was about as fulsome in praise of another Team’s player as I’ve ever heard him, when talking about Barnes in the post match interview, describing him as impossible to control. Hyperbole, I’m sure, but praise indeed.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Quickenthetempo » Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:31 am

How can he be expected to do much when the ball sails over his head with clearances most of the game?
When he got the ball to feet he had two on him straightaway so he was restricted to laying it off and keeping possession. But we expect magic now.

As for the poster saying he ducks out of 50/50 challenges, How many would you expect him to win against seasoned defenders?

Oh and the other thing of Dyche doesn't like his players tackling unless big favourite or desperate to stop a goal. He prefers blocking. So have a go at him if you don't like it.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby Lord Beamish » Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:33 am

Quickenthetempo wrote:How can he be expected to do much when the ball sails over his head with clearances most of the game?
When he got the ball to feet he had two on him straightaway so he was restricted to laying it off and keeping possession. But we expect magic now.

As for the poster saying he ducks out of 50/50 challenges, How many would you expect him to win against seasoned defenders?

Oh and the other thing of Dyche doesn't like his players tackling unless big favourite or desperate to stop a goal. He prefers blocking. So have a go at him if you don't like it.

Don’t get so upset at an obvious Troll, mate.

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Re: Dwight McNeil

Postby bob-the-scutter » Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:57 am

Lord Beamish wrote:Jim really needs Liz to give him a blow job.

Now that's something that will take time to un-see, thanks. :x


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