GWT: EPL Week 33

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  1. Live in the Now

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    Yeah there's only a few players who can do that.
     
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    I did laugh at Rice's reaction. When he turns and sees that Noble is busy guarding 20 yards of open space instead of staying closer to Hazard he already knows it's super bad even though Hazard is still 40 yards from goal with like 6 defenders to beat.
     
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    based on just pure , raw talent , I dunno how many guys I'd put above Hazard. Messi and Neymar come to mind , but I'm struggling beyond that.

    He's sensationally gifted.
     
  4. Live in the Now

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    As far as natural skill goes, Mbappe, those other two and that's it. Chelsea's inability to play attacking football while having Hazard is one of football's greatest failures.
     
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    Chelsea really lucky they didn't give away a pen there.
     
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    lol, love an offside for a ball received 15 yards inside their own half.
     
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    Eh...I think Hazard has to take partial blame for it. He's immensely talented but either he never had a coach that taught him to play more directly or it's just a mentality thing, but a lot of the time he wastes his talent just going in circles, holding onto the ball too long or just slowing down the play too much. When he takes space and goes directly at the other team they are always shaking in their boots.
     
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    I think that run that just happened is a perfect example or cases this can happen. He was one on one with the defender and wanted to cut back inside and dribble around for a while instead of using his pace and going straight at the defender.
     
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    Felipe Anderson is a really good player.

    Also Emerson just saved a goal I think.
     
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    West Ham have certainly have chances this half.
     
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    Really good of Barkley to see Hazard there, and great finish.
     
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    The point was obviously BEFORE they were signed.
     
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    And AGAIN, you're not expecting Arsenal to sell anyone. They'll obviously buy AND sell.
    Not saying Arsenal WILL get good and cheap option.
    Just that's very doable.
     
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    Was just a little joke. :P
     
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    The Blues are in 3rd place! :D
     
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    Big 3 points to put pressure on Spurs and Arsenal.
     
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    Haha this is amazing.
     
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    And I thought I was mad. Evilo really wants to make his point across. :D
     
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    OK :)
     
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    Haha sorry guys, post wouldn't appear :D
     
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    Who are they selling that’s going for more than peanuts?
     
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    Westham doesn’t have defenders, they have traffic cones
     
  23. Wee Baby Seamus

    Wee Baby Seamus Yo, Goober, where's the meat?

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    Holy ******** that Hazard goal
     
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    Chimaera same ol' Caps

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    He could and just might single handedly steal a point or three. Bleh
     
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    Plenty of players.
    They'll get some salaries off their books first (Ramsey), then they could sell guys like Mustafi, Ozil, Xhaka, Suarez, Welbeck, basically all their dead weight. That'll give them 70 easily (Ozil will get 40 at least+salary).
     

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