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Free transfer list

Postby Steddyman » Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:23 pm

Some good names on here.

https://1.ftb.al/fEdV1WmAkX

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Jakubs Tash » Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:29 pm

There's not really.....
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Re: Free transfer list

Postby TheFamilyCat » Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:29 pm

Some **** players as well.

Regan Booty is definitely the best name.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby boatshed bill » Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:32 pm

4 goalkeepers on our list

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Dark Cloud » Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:34 pm

Our list looks so much longer than the others, but it's because we've let so many of our young lads go.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Long Time Lurker » Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:40 pm

TheFamilyCat wrote:Some **** players as well.

Regan Booty is definitely the best name.


Would that involve making a Booty Call?

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Dark Cloud » Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:14 pm

Players are on there for a reason. Tread VERY cautiously.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:17 pm

There are a few worth looking at and on the right deal and terms i wouldnt be averse to one or maybe two of them to add to some better, younger signings.

One that stands out is Babel. But would also be interested in on the right deal Cahill, Wellbeck, Baines (backup to Taylor), markovic, danny simpson, sturridge, moreno, valencia, llorente.
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Re: Free transfer list

Postby elwaclaret » Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:24 pm

Local boy, Marc Pugh has been mentioned on here quite a bit in recent seasons as a possible in windows, might be of interest for some.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:38 pm

elwaclaret wrote:Local boy, Marc Pugh has been mentioned on here quite a bit in recent seasons as a possible in windows, might be of interest for some.

Definitely an area to improve. But not the man to do it. Burnley connections or not.

Made a great career for himself. But championship at best now.
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Re: Free transfer list

Postby elwaclaret » Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:44 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Definitely an area to improve. But not the man to do it. Burnley connections or not.

Made a great career for himself. But championship at best now.


Fair enough, I’ve not followed him closely enough to feel qualified to comment

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:58 pm

elwaclaret wrote:Fair enough, I’ve not followed him closely enough to feel qualified to comment

Cue him ending up at Man City :lol:
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Re: Free transfer list

Postby claret_in_exile » Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:53 pm

TheFamilyCat wrote:Some **** players as well.

Regan Booty is definitely the best name.


Hungbo, Joseph Oluwagbemiga?

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby rob63 » Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:24 pm

Lot from Man U, usually fertile ground for clubs........ remember James Wilson? Was touted as the next big thing for them a few years back but think he might have got an injury while on loan if memory serves

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby mdd2 » Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:27 pm

So is Crouch leaving?

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby IanMcL » Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:40 am

elwaclaret wrote:Local boy, Marc Pugh has been mentioned on here quite a bit in recent seasons as a possible in windows, might be of interest for some.

Did well for B'muff. Absolute bottom, to prem.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby ClaretAndJew » Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:42 am

mdd2 wrote:So is Crouch leaving?


Think Crouch's contract was until June so think it's on that list automatically but not sure.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby SGr » Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:44 am

Of the ones we could potentially sign I can’t see a single good name.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby UpTheClaretsFCBK » Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:53 am

These players will all have offers from top division clubs in European leagues:

Mohamed Diame
Fernado Llorente
Danny Welbeck
Gary Cahill
Bakary Sako
Daniel Sturridge
Antonio Valencia
Samir Nasri

Bit of a stretch to say there's not a single name that would improve our first team squad.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby JohnMac » Sun Jun 09, 2019 2:49 pm

Probably over 90% I've never heard of including some of our list.

Several mercenaries on there who are good but out of our reach.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby SGr » Sun Jun 09, 2019 2:51 pm

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:These players will all have offers from top division clubs in European leagues:

Mohamed Diame
Fernado Llorente
Danny Welbeck
Gary Cahill
Bakary Sako
Daniel Sturridge
Antonio Valencia
Samir Nasri

Bit of a stretch to say there's not a single name that would improve our first team squad.


I said “of the ones we could potentially sign”.

Something tells me Antonio Valencia and his £100k per week wages will not be on the agenda.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby buzzclarets79 » Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:28 pm

Would take Welbeck under a pay as play type contract, couldn’t see that happening though, no doubt will sign for a club willing to pay silly wages. His pace would certainly give us an out.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby No Ney Never » Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:32 pm

buzzclarets79 wrote:Would take Welbeck under a pay as play type contract, couldn’t see that happening though, no doubt will sign for a club willing to pay silly wages. His pace would certainly give us an out.

Pay per play is exactly right for many on that list. How many of us work with someone who is just happy to be employed with a contract than actually interested in working for a living?
There are some proper p1ss takers in this world.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby ClaretTony » Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:15 pm

I hope when Aidan Stone gets a new club they can at least get his name correct
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Re: Free transfer list

Postby claret10 » Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:01 pm

I could see us going for Okozaki from Leicester....think he fits what Dyche likes in a forward although not sure about his age?

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby brexit » Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:31 pm

Gunnarsson might be worth a punt.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby rob63 » Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:37 pm

brexit wrote:Gunnarsson might be worth a punt.


Already signed for a Middle Eastern club I heard

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby JimMcDonald » Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:37 pm

brexit wrote:Gunnarsson might be worth a punt.



Out of all them players you pick.... Arron Gunnarsson who a championship team don't even want hahahaha

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby JimMcDonald » Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:43 pm

Cech
Valencia Jagielka Cahill Baines
Babel Ramsey Herrera Nasri
Llorrente Sturridge

Where would that team finish in the Prem ?

I'm saying top 4

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:00 am

JimMcDonald wrote:Cech
Valencia Jagielka Cahill Baines
Babel Ramsey Herrera Nasri
Llorrente Sturridge

Where would that team finish in the Prem ?

I'm saying top 4


Which Prem? Scottish Prem?

Ramsey, Herrera maybe. As regular starters.

Some of them are still good enough for this level. But no way top 4!

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby UpTheClaretsFCBK » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:15 am

SGr wrote:I said “of the ones we could potentially sign”.

Something tells me Antonio Valencia and his £100k per week wages will not be on the agenda.


Was Joe Hart not on 100k a week before he came to us?

Not sure the likes of Valencia will be commanding those kinds of wages at their next club.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby randomclaret2 » Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:04 am

Conor Mitchell has signed for Larne . Ex Claret Mark Randall has also signed there.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby SGr » Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:28 am

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:Was Joe Hart not on 100k a week before he came to us?

Not sure the likes of Valencia will be commanding those kinds of wages at their next club.


The attraction of Burnley was a route back to the English national team. I’d call Hart an anomaly.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Tall Paul » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:24 am

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:Was Joe Hart not on 100k a week before he came to us?


No, he wasn't.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby ecc » Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:37 pm

There's bound to be a catch, a snag with released players. Sorry if that seems self-evident. It's often simply a question of age, wages becoming too onerous, injuries or a combination of two or all three. But that doesn't mean the players are crap or of no use to anybody. Llorente is a case in point. Despite scoring a few crucial goals, his record at Spurs wasn't good and he, in their manager's opinion, isn't good enough as a replacement for Kane. However, I think he could still do a job for a bottom-half Liga team although he'd have to take a pretty big pay-cut.

Gary Cahill, I think, could do a decent job in the Championship. Plus he'd be a very good member of a group. A real leader.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby UpTheClaretsFCBK » Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:39 am

Tall Paul wrote:No, he wasn't.


Had a look online and estimates place his wages between £135,000 and £175,000 a week at Manchester City.

https://talksport.com/football/258013/m ... 718247082/

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby tiger76 » Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:49 am

JimMcDonald wrote:Cech
Valencia Jagielka Cahill Baines
Babel Ramsey Herrera Nasri
Llorrente Sturridge

Where would that team finish in the Prem ?

I'm saying top 4


Those names have a great pedigree,but now they're past their best,injury prone and in Nasri's case returning from a drugs ban.

The only 2 that might do a job short-term for BFC,are perhaps Cahill and Llorrente,but i'd only take them on a one year contract,wages could also be a problem.

I wouldn't be surprised if most of them ended up swanning off to China for a final payday.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Tall Paul » Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:51 am

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:Had a look online and estimates place his wages between £135,000 and £175,000 a week at Manchester City.

https://talksport.com/football/258013/m ... 718247082/


They're wrong.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby UpTheClaretsFCBK » Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:16 am

Tall Paul wrote:They're wrong.


Do mind sharing how you know that?

Literally every single estimate I've seen is north of £100,000

According to what I've read, Manchester City gave him a lump sum to compensate for the massive loss in wages. A golden handshake of sorts..

If you have a more credible source, please share.

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Re: Free transfer list

Postby Reecey1987 » Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:28 am

Tall Paul wrote:They're wrong.

How much was he on then considering most of the city players was on huge wages . Joe hart was on at least 100k a week


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