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February 11, 2018, 11:15:17 PM
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Just sitting here watching the Liverpool Southampton game.  Southampton are playing brilliantly, the crowd is really getting behind their team.  Look great in possession and all of the team are working as a unit and really putting in a shift.  The market value of their players equals 235 million euros.

Our current market value relating to transfers equals 343 million euros in regards to transfer values etc. 

We usually look disjointed like a team of individuals playing with each-other.  The current speculation surrounding the players (Michael Keane etc) is causing harm.  The players confidence is shot and their performances are suffering.  I feel with a realistic period of gelling between the players.  A real manager who can inspire togetherness and football playing tactics (Not big crooked smug Sam).  We can actually achieve something of note.  Steve Walsh should also be replaced immediately.  I was always excited about the chance of being taken over by a Billionaire and the possibilities that it could bring to Everton.

Unfortunately it has turned into a real shit show and we are becoming the clowns at the circus.

Of course Southampton go down 2-nil as I am typing this  :Horse: :Horse:

February 11, 2018, 11:16:38 PM
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They're in the bottom three.

February 11, 2018, 11:19:49 PM
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Yeah. What a fantastic model to follow eh?

February 11, 2018, 11:25:48 PM
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Ell Capitan

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I saw this and thought OK, maybe this is an article about the effective way Southampton's owners run the club, or the quality of their scouting system which has unearthed so many quality players, or something else that perhaps I hadn't appreciated about them.

But no, it's a suggestion that we try emulate the performances on the pitch of a team that are probably getting relegated. Because they're "really putting in a shift".

Up there with the most absurd openings to a thread I've ever seen on here.

February 11, 2018, 11:27:35 PM
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I'd rather follow the Man City model.
"I wouldn't be up here if I hadn't failed a million times." Nick Foles

February 11, 2018, 11:34:16 PM
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Audrey Horne

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I have to return some videotapes.

February 11, 2018, 11:38:04 PM
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February 11, 2018, 11:40:58 PM
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Evertonian in NC

yeah, I'd say they are likely to bear hug Stoke and WBA on the way down.
"If you want a really scary thought, imagine how stupid the average American is.  Then realize...half of 'em are dumber than THAT." - George Carlin

February 11, 2018, 11:43:56 PM
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February 11, 2018, 11:53:48 PM
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The Idea isn't that far out if you ignore this season

Simply simply lovely

February 11, 2018, 11:55:00 PM
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Ell Capitan

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Allardyce is going to have a field day in the next presser when he sees this.

February 11, 2018, 11:59:29 PM
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February 11, 2018, 11:59:53 PM
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Yes, sell loads of players to Liverpool for top dollar, buy in shite and get relegated

February 12, 2018, 12:00:56 AM
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School of Science

So when are we selling all of our best players to Liverpool then ?  ;)
Everton premier league champions 2014 / 15

February 12, 2018, 12:21:43 AM
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Ell Capitan

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So when are we selling all of our best players to Liverpool then ?  ;)

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