GWT: PL Matchday 3

Discussion in 'Soccer' started by OhCaptainMyCaptain, Aug 23, 2019.

  1. N o o d l e s Registered User

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2010
    Messages:
    10,607
    Likes Received:
    3,329
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    South Shore
    Noted for future reference.
     
  2. hatterson Registered User

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2010
    Messages:
    25,004
    Likes Received:
    3,948
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Software Developer
    Location:
    North Tonawanda, NY
    If you want a “clear and obvious error” that wasn’t overturned, look back to the United game yesterday when Martial was mauled and no penalty was given.

    That was a textbook obstruction foul but for some reason the ref decided that because Martial was dragged down while attempting a shot instead of before it it wasn’t a penalty and VAR decided it wasn’t a clear and obvious mistake.
     
  3. hatterson Registered User

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2010
    Messages:
    25,004
    Likes Received:
    3,948
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Software Developer
    Location:
    North Tonawanda, NY
    Thanks, I’ll go back and check it out. Curious where the cover was and such.
     
  4. JeffreyLFC Registered User

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2017
    Messages:
    2,994
    Likes Received:
    1,970
    Trophy Points:
    101
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Gender:
    Male
    Although it was a foul, I do think that the initial contact was at the edge of the box and not a penalty.
     
  5. hatterson Registered User

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2010
    Messages:
    25,004
    Likes Received:
    3,948
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Software Developer
    Location:
    North Tonawanda, NY
    On holding plays, continuation counts.

    That was a stonewall penalty and should be used in training videos for when to give a penalty even though the player doesn’t flop right away.
     
    N o o d l e s and Jussi like this.
  6. Cassano Registered User

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2013
    Messages:
    24,820
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Trophy Points:
    230
    SB Cash:
    $ 444,530
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Software Engineer
    Location:
    GTA
    I don't believe Maguire is an excellent defender. I've seen him get burned many times over the years. I like Luiz's full package better than him, even if he may be a worse at defending.
     
    S E P H likes this.
  7. hatterson Registered User

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2010
    Messages:
    25,004
    Likes Received:
    3,948
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Software Developer
    Location:
    North Tonawanda, NY
    This is a stupid take in 2019.

    2016 sure, but not in 2019.
     
    Jussi likes this.
  8. Cassano Registered User

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2013
    Messages:
    24,820
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Trophy Points:
    230
    SB Cash:
    $ 444,530
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Software Engineer
    Location:
    GTA
    Luiz was better last season IMO. He played the most out of any Chelsea defender.
     
  9. booyakasha Registered User

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2007
    Messages:
    10,374
    Likes Received:
    3,938
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    Edmonton, AB
    Saint-Maximin subbed off in the 17th min..... hamstring.
    poor guy.
     
  10. Creed Bratton Registered User

    Joined:
    May 18, 2016
    Messages:
    7,741
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    94
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Biznus
    Spurs are looking lethargic. Again.
     
  11. Cassano Registered User

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2013
    Messages:
    24,820
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Trophy Points:
    230
    SB Cash:
    $ 444,530
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Software Engineer
    Location:
    GTA
    Christian Eriksen FC
     
  12. booyakasha Registered User

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2007
    Messages:
    10,374
    Likes Received:
    3,938
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    Edmonton, AB
    well now, Newcastle taking it to Tottenham.
    Nice goal
     
  13. Chimaera same ol' Caps

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2004
    Messages:
    26,275
    Likes Received:
    567
    Trophy Points:
    214
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    La Plata, Maryland
    How Spursy
     
  14. Creed Bratton Registered User

    Joined:
    May 18, 2016
    Messages:
    7,741
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    94
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Biznus
    He didn't make us look better last week. It's just Poch being stupid with his team set-ups.
     
  15. booyakasha Registered User

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2007
    Messages:
    10,374
    Likes Received:
    3,938
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    Edmonton, AB
    wow, those stats.
    Spuds with 77% possession, and 235 passes, but 1 nil down
     
  16. Wee Baby Seamus Yo, Goober, where's the meat?

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2011
    Messages:
    8,829
    Likes Received:
    1,280
    Trophy Points:
    109
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    Halifax/Toronto
    Luiz may have played more, but Rudiger was far far better than him last year.
     
    Cassano likes this.
  17. Creed Bratton Registered User

    Joined:
    May 18, 2016
    Messages:
    7,741
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    94
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Biznus
    In four out of five halves so far the Spurs have been absolutely garbage and extremely boring to watch.

    I appreciate the effort from KWP at least (even if he does tend to try doing to much).
     
  18. Cassano Registered User

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2013
    Messages:
    24,820
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Trophy Points:
    230
    SB Cash:
    $ 444,530
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Software Engineer
    Location:
    GTA
    No doubt.
     
  19. Cassano Registered User

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2013
    Messages:
    24,820
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Trophy Points:
    230
    SB Cash:
    $ 444,530
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Software Engineer
    Location:
    GTA
    They'll be fine when Eriksen comes on.
     
  20. Creed Bratton Registered User

    Joined:
    May 18, 2016
    Messages:
    7,741
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    94
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Biznus
    Poch has essentially picked a counter-attacking team to play against a parked bus. Eriksen might be able to break it down but f*** me has Poch made some ludicrous decisions this season already.
     
  21. Chimaera same ol' Caps

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2004
    Messages:
    26,275
    Likes Received:
    567
    Trophy Points:
    214
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    La Plata, Maryland
    Integrating a lot of new parts, while also keeping the old pieces happy isn’t easy.

    There’s more to Liverpool not buying players than just not spending. You don’t have to try and work guys in if you buy no one of significance. It’s hard enough with long term injury players coming back
     
  22. Chimaera same ol' Caps

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2004
    Messages:
    26,275
    Likes Received:
    567
    Trophy Points:
    214
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Location:
    La Plata, Maryland
    I’m not sure he’s a good player, but I like Joelinton.
     
  23. Creed Bratton Registered User

    Joined:
    May 18, 2016
    Messages:
    7,741
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    94
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Occupation:
    Biznus
    That is true, but it sounds like a lousy excuse Poch would make. The tactics are absolutely the largest issue right now.
     
  24. Duchene2MacKinnon Dybalascibar

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2006
    Messages:
    29,826
    Likes Received:
    3,005
    Trophy Points:
    186
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    Lo celso on the wing makes no sense.
     
    Creed Bratton likes this.
  25. Blender Registered User

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2009
    Messages:
    28,992
    Likes Received:
    13,788
    Trophy Points:
    187
    SB Cash:
    $ 300,000
    As a Chelsea fan who also watched most of Leicester's games, I can't disagree more. Luiz wasn't even Chelsea's best defender, Rudiger was vastly superior. Maguire was also much better than Luiz last season. Luiz was really good with the ball last season with Sarri's system, but that's about it. At defending he was horrendous at times.
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice
monitoring_string = "358c248ada348a047a4b9bb27a146148"