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Drink water injury

Post by Bfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:06 pm

Heard he's out for a while. Now wearing a cast. That's us struggling in midfield, unless is precautionary.

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Re: Drinkwater injury

Post by Bfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:07 pm

Sorry for headline spelling, text made the change

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by theroyaldyche » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:44 pm

Back in jan

Most likely be recalled

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by tarkys_ears » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:49 pm

Thank god Chelsea are under an embargo or that could have been our next Defour!

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by jrgbfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:52 pm

Complete panic buy, we had all summer to find a centre mid yet we ended up scrambling around desperately in the last few hours and ended up with someone who has barely played for 2 years.
Just kicking the can down the road before we have the same problem this summer.
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Shappie » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:53 pm

Are we paying his wages?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by tarkys_ears » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:54 pm

Shappie wrote:Are we paying his wages?
I hope we'd be shrewd enough to sort that out in the contract.

So yeah we probably are :D !
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Vegas Claret » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:03 pm

usually if there is a serious injury there is a clause to send the player back to his parent club.

Has this injury even been confirmed ?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Goobs » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:06 pm

jrgbfc wrote:Complete panic buy, we had all summer to find a centre mid yet we ended up scrambling around desperately in the last few hours and ended up with someone who has barely played for 2 years.
Just kicking the can down the road before we have the same problem this summer.
A couple of weeks ago many on here were claiming him to be the Messiah and that he should walk (hobble) straight into our 1st team.

Now he is injured (if confirmed) and he was a panic buy (we haven't even bought him)!

The reality as usual is somewhere in the middle. He was a calculated gamble which wouldn't cost us much but had the potential to make us much better / add depth if it worked out.
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:06 pm

jrgbfc wrote:Complete panic buy, we had all summer to find a centre mid yet we ended up scrambling around desperately in the last few hours and ended up with someone who has barely played for 2 years.
Just kicking the can down the road before we have the same problem this summer.
Given I knew about it a week before we signed him would suggest it wasn’t a case of scrambling around in the last few hours nor a panic buy.
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by claretonthecoast1882 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:14 pm

ClaretTony wrote:Given I knew about it a week before we signed him would suggest it wasn’t a case of scrambling around in the last few hours nor a panic buy.

Don't let the truth spoil his stupidity
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Dyched » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:15 pm

Hazard hasn’t played for Real Madrid yet.

******* panic buyers hahahahahahahah

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:16 pm

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:Don't let the truth spoil his stupidity
Someone has to
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by jrgbfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:31 pm

ClaretTony wrote:Someone has to
I bet he doesn't start 5 league games for us.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by JohnDearyMe » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:31 pm

Any truth to this?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Murger » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:35 pm

Can't see owt on social media.
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Leisure » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:41 pm

jrgbfc wrote:I bet he doesn't start 5 league games for us.
And?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Tall Paul » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:45 pm

jrgbfc wrote:I bet he doesn't start 5 league games for us.
How much?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by claretonthecoast1882 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:48 pm

jrgbfc wrote:I bet he doesn't start 5 league games for us.

How much you willing to put up ?

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Re: Drinkwater injury

Post by Bosscat » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:23 pm

Bfc wrote:Sorry for headline spelling, text made the change
Where did you hear this as cannot find any info anywhere ???????

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Firthy » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:26 pm

He only heard it, probably from the cleaning lady. She probably meant she'd seen him plastered :)

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Re: Drinkwater injury

Post by cricketfieldclarets » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:28 pm

Bosscat wrote:Where did you hear this as cannot find any info anywhere ???????
Nothing online. Could be true. Doesn’t mean he was a panic buy. Actually exactly what we need our problem is doing things as late as we do.

Don’t understand why we don’t get them in early. Get them fit and ready to start on day one. We all know how much Dyche values work ethic fitness and spirit.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Bosscat » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:33 pm

:lol: :lol:
Firthy wrote:He only heard it, probably from the cleaning lady. She probably meant she'd seen him plastered :)

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Re: Drinkwater injury

Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:34 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Don’t understand why we don’t get them in early. Get them fit and ready to start on day one. We all know how much Dyche values work ethic fitness and spirit.
Both Garlick & Dyche have constantly said we can’t do that. We are not the only ones either given the number of late deals that go through every year.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by theroyaldyche » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:55 pm

Hes been seen on crutches at gawthorpe

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Re: Drinkwater injury

Post by boatshed bill » Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:57 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Nothing online. Could be true. Doesn’t mean he was a panic buy. Actually exactly what we need our problem is doing things as late as we do.

Don’t understand why we don’t get them in early. Get them fit and ready to start on day one. We all know how much Dyche values work ethic fitness and spirit.
For all we know he may have been hanging on for a better offer?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by jrgbfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:04 pm

Murger wrote:Can't see owt on social media.
ClaretTony not denying it. To me that's a decent clue.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:06 pm

jrgbfc wrote:ClaretTony not denying it. To me that's a decent clue.
Ha ha.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by jrgbfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:09 pm

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:How much you willing to put up ?
Go on then I'll put my money where my mouth is. If he starts 5 league games for us I'll donate 20 quid to the charity of your choice. Can't say fairer than that?
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by SGr » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:11 pm

It’s a very good thing Cork has made an improvement on last season.

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Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:14 pm

SGr wrote:It’s a very good thing Cork has made an improvement on last season.
Cork has been far better so far than he’s been for a season and a half

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Post by SGr » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:15 pm

Drinkwater wasn’t a panic buy (or loan in this case), let’s not get it twisted. 29 year old but a Premier League winner and exactly the right profile.
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Tall Paul » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:15 pm

jrgbfc wrote:Go on then I'll put my money where my mouth is. If he starts 5 league games for us I'll donate 20 quid to the charity of your choice. Can't say fairer than that?
I asked first!

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Post by jrgbfc » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:23 pm

Tall Paul wrote:I asked first!
Go on then, a tenner to you and a tenner to my mate claretonthecoast.
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Post by DAVETHEVICAR » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:39 pm

Must have heard it from a fellow pessimist and another poster who likes to have a moan at the club

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Post by Right_winger » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:44 pm

So if this is true does that mean the Transfer window was a poor one again?

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by TheFamilyCat » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:47 pm

Right_winger wrote:So if this is true does that mean the Transfer window was a poor one again?
No. Tit.

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Post by cricketfieldclarets » Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:59 pm

ClaretTony wrote:Both Garlick & Dyche have constantly said we can’t do that. We are not the only ones either given the number of late deals that go through every year.
We could if we really wanted to do.

IMO it’s a nonsense that we hang on so late.
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Re: Drink water injury

Post by GodIsADeeJay81 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:06 pm

People moan about the transfers enough as it is, just imagine the carnage on here if we just gave in and overpaid in wages and fees then the player flopped....
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Post by claretonthecoast1882 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:14 pm

jrgbfc wrote:Go on then I'll put my money where my mouth is. If he starts 5 league games for us I'll donate 20 quid to the charity of your choice. Can't say fairer than that?
Fair do’s if he doesn’t then let me know the charity of your choice and I will donate £20
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Post by AlargeClaret » Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:38 pm

jrgbfc wrote:Complete panic buy, we had all summer to find a centre mid yet we ended up scrambling around desperately in the last few hours and ended up with someone who has barely played for 2 years.
Just kicking the can down the road before we have the same problem this summer.
Steady your bottom lip ffs. Drinkwater was no panic buy but a quality seasoned prem player in the position we needed , injuries happen and it’s frustrating but we could of signed de Bruyne and he could have been crocked in the canteen , it’s the way it goes

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Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:56 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:We could if we really wanted to do.

IMO it’s a nonsense that we hang on so late.
Would cost us more money, in some cases considerably more money, and/or we wouldn’t get the players at all who often won’t commit until later. It’s not just us, it’s only those who can throw money at it who can get in early.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by summitclaret » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:11 pm

Did he do it straining his neck to get a sip from the fountain?

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Post by GodIsADeeJay81 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:35 pm

Has the injury been confirmed yet or is the OP on a wind up?

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Post by Right_winger » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:51 pm

TheFamilyCat wrote:No. Tit.
Is that it? Your one of these if
Dyche says jump your like how high types aren’t you.

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Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:54 pm

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Has the injury been confirmed yet or is the OP on a wind up?
Neither. I doubt the OP would be on the wind up and, likewise, I wouldn’t expect the club to be rushing to confirm any injury should there be one until such time as they have confirmed details.

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Re: Drinkwater injury

Post by cricketfieldclarets » Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:05 pm

ClaretTony wrote:Would cost us more money, in some cases considerably more money, and/or we wouldn’t get the players at all who often won’t commit until later. It’s not just us, it’s only those who can throw money at it who can get in early.
Really? More than when we are desperate at the 11th hour and have to get someone in?

And sometimes its worth paying more.

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Post by CrosspoolClarets » Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:18 pm

Bad news if confirmed but I suppose that 3 decent midfielders to fill 2 spots is better than we have had in the past.

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Post by ClaretTony » Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:23 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Really? More than when we are desperate at the 11th hour and have to get someone in?

And sometimes its worth paying more.
When are we desperate? But the manager & chairman have both explained it countless times why we can’t go early even though it would be better if we could.

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Re: Drink water injury

Post by Bin Ont Turf » Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:45 pm

I'm thinking that we might be/have to lump on in January for a signing.

Let's hope for a Barnes/Keane type January signing, but for midfield obviously.
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