January 2022 Transfer Window

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Heysel76 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:19 pm

Wilko1304 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm
Telegraph have "Newcastle closing in on permanent Jesse Lingard deal"
If he goes there, he obviously has no plans to get back in the England squad

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Hugh Jargon » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:19 pm

Wilko1304 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm
Telegraph have "Newcastle closing in on permanent Jesse Lingard deal"
Thats a shame. Expected though. Rumour going round its 200k a week

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by paulhs1 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:20 pm

Wilko1304 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm
Telegraph have "Newcastle closing in on permanent Jesse Lingard deal"
NUFC have apparently made a second loan offer for Lingard today but heres where it gets complicated....
1) Man U only want to sell
2) Lingard only wants a loan, presumably so he can cop a massive signing kn fee in the summer

Its complicated

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Turtlecharityracer » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:21 pm

Bubbles Fortuna wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:13 pm
In my defense, I didn't tell him he's an annoying troll this time!
No problem with your posts to me mate.
You're a fan who sees the good and maybe, not sure, but I may see the bad before the good.

May be an age thing. I'm a fan from the 80's and struggle to recincile West Ham now with the Wsst Ham I grew up supporting. May be a bit jaded at times, like I reckon many Wsst Ham fans in my age group can be.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by S-H » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:22 pm

Wilko1304 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm
Telegraph have "Newcastle closing in on permanent Jesse Lingard deal"
He'll easily be the best player in the Championship, next year.

Good luck to him.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Bubbles Fortuna » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:23 pm

Turtlecharityracer wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:21 pm
No problem with your posts to me mate.
You're a fan who sees the good and maybe, not sure, but I may see the bad before the good.

May be an age thing. I'm a fan from the 80's and struggle to recincile West Ham now with the Wsst Ham I grew up supporting. May be a bit jaded at times, like I reckon many Wsst Ham fans in my age group can be.
You definitely see the bad before the good mate :lol:

Would be nice to see you see the positive side of something! You'd feel more human then :wink:

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Hayden » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:25 pm

simonirons wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:13 pm
Stop being fannies.
Finally, some sense.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Wilko1304 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:26 pm

S-H wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:22 pm
He'll easily be the best player in the Championship, next year.

Good luck to him.
My interest in him will completely go. Stayed there when he could have joined us then fannied off to Newcastle. Hope they go down, and he'll be pushed to their bench once they come back up.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by stevejos13 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:34 pm

Get the feeling of doom . Been on a high for 9 months but we got no money to compete and never will - always
Looking to get a bargain cheap Skate styles. Don’t joke out much hope re new owner - give it a year we get below villa Everton Newcastle do better enjoy the europa league run cause It be a distant memory soon

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Aceface » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:39 pm

Bubbles’ point the other day was a good one - are they really so blind that they don’t see helping Newcastle stay up this season is at least as threatening to their hegemony as us getting into the top 4?

Anything we do is precarious and likely to be fleeting, but once Newcastle get established there could be some level of permanence there.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by paulhs1 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:41 pm

A lot of people slagging off Lingard SHOULD he decide to go to NUFC, but my understanding is we've not even put any sort of bid for him in yet, unless I'm missing something?

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by NedN » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:42 pm

Wilko1304 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm
Telegraph have "Newcastle closing in on permanent Jesse Lingard deal"
Good luck to him if he goes there. Unpopular opinion but I don’t think he was ever going to get into the England squad for the World Cup and while all of us say things like “he’s already minted, why chase the money” it’s not hard to look at the statistics of how many ex footballers end up bankrupt.

I have no idea what Lingard has been doing with his dough, and how well he’s done with saving it, etc, but you do have to make it last forever, and it’s a short career. If you’re a footballer and living large on your salary, you should still end up being fine for life after you stop playing, but in that case you may not be living the same lifestyle you enjoyed during your playing days. My guess is Jesse wants to make sure he and his family are as comfortable as they are now, but for the rest of his life, and he may have looked at what he has, and what life would be like each year relying on that amount, and thought “maybe I should earn as much more as possible in the next five years” so he could keep his current life to the extent possible.

When you balance that against the likely very slim chance of getting to the WC again, the money makes sense (even if most of us can’t even imagine the amount he’s already made).

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Aceface » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:47 pm

How much quality is there on Chelsea’s loanees list once you get past the 8th best one?

If the loan limit is 8 starting in November there’s going to have to be a fire sale in the summer. If you assume Gallagher, Broja and Gilmour are all comfortably among the best 8, who’s hovering past the likely sale point? Is that Bakayoko-ish level or a bit better?

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Puff Daddy » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:48 pm

Wilko1304 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm
Telegraph have "Newcastle closing in on permanent Jesse Lingard deal"
Wants 100 bags a week

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by andersonm2 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:57 pm

Lingard to Newcastle betting suspended on Betfair if that is your thing, sounds like the weekly wage was out of our range.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Chadwell Chief » Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:57 pm

stevejos13 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:34 pm
Get the feeling of doom . Been on a high for 9 months but we got no money to compete and never will - always
Looking to get a bargain cheap Skate styles. Don’t joke out much hope re new owner - give it a year we get below villa Everton Newcastle do better enjoy the europa league run cause It be a distant memory soon
Christ

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by WestHamLyallStyle » Thu Jan 20, 2022 6:07 pm

:cry:

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by hammerman11 » Thu Jan 20, 2022 6:07 pm

Let's wait until the window is over before getting depressed!

Surely we can take advantage of derby's wies.
Buchannon for 3m seems good

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Vienna » Thu Jan 20, 2022 6:08 pm

hammerman11 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 6:07 pm
Let's wait until the window is over before getting depressed!

Surely we can take advantage of derby's wies.
Buchannon for 3m seems good
I'd bring Ravel back.

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Re: January 2022 Transfer Window

Post by Mullhull » Thu Jan 20, 2022 6:09 pm

stevejos13 wrote:
Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:34 pm
Get the feeling of doom . Been on a high for 9 months but we got no money to compete and never will - always
Looking to get a bargain cheap Skate styles. Don’t joke out much hope re new owner - give it a year we get below villa Everton Newcastle do better enjoy the europa league run cause It be a distant memory soon
If this was legible then I might be able to comprehend it!

Everton have been terrible with some 'highly rated' managers! Not too worried about them!

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