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Title: Isco
Post by: mikey_blue on October 31, 2020, 05:51:01 PM
https://twitter.com/mirrorfootball/status/1322496595200528385

Could you imagine?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Macca77 on October 31, 2020, 06:02:39 PM
Thong song was a tune like
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: blargins on October 31, 2020, 06:11:15 PM
We need him right now.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Brownie on October 31, 2020, 06:16:00 PM
Sign him up
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on October 31, 2020, 06:33:26 PM
ďLetís all have a disco, weíve got James and IscoĒ


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on October 31, 2020, 06:43:19 PM
Our class of rumour has definitely improved.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Mayor Farnum on October 31, 2020, 06:47:00 PM
Resale value?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Blue Lagoon on October 31, 2020, 06:50:10 PM
I have no objection to this.

Is James friendly with any galactico goal keepers while weíre at it?


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on October 31, 2020, 06:53:30 PM
I proper love Isco.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Fynci on October 31, 2020, 07:00:29 PM
Our class of rumour has definitely improved.

I'm waiting for the update when it says that West Ham are also interested ;)
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Dr. Sponge on October 31, 2020, 07:09:40 PM
Part of the midfield 3 or front 3?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cereal Killer on October 31, 2020, 07:11:36 PM
Part of the midfield 3 or front 3?

In front of Allan and Doucoure
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cozzie on October 31, 2020, 07:18:44 PM
Aye. Go on.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Robioto on October 31, 2020, 07:21:37 PM
Thong song was a tune like

I'm sure that joke was at the top of the thread when we were last linked with him several years ago
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Robioto on October 31, 2020, 07:22:03 PM
It would be be a disgraceful signing. Top player
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on October 31, 2020, 07:22:34 PM
Is he good anymore?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Robioto on October 31, 2020, 07:25:53 PM
Is he good anymore?

About as shite as James. Past it, living off past performances, out of favour with Zidane.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ally2 on October 31, 2020, 07:35:37 PM
YES PLEASE!!

I remember the shouts a few years ago - 'Barry, Besic, Isco... Let's all have a disco' 🤦🏼‍♂️

That was he struggling to get into the Real first team.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on October 31, 2020, 07:52:49 PM
About as shite as James. Past it, living off past performances, out of favour with Zidane.

I'm going on record as saying he would be a terrible signing and I'm not in favor so that when I'm completely wrong I can deny it later. Seems to have worked so far re: James.
Title: Isco
Post by: blargins on October 31, 2020, 07:57:37 PM
I'm going on record as saying he would be a terrible signing and I'm not in favor so that when I'm completely wrong I can deny it later. Seems to have worked so far re: James.
It did until he got kicked in the knackers.


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on October 31, 2020, 08:00:02 PM
Maybe they want to loan us Carvajal too.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Goaljira on October 31, 2020, 08:10:32 PM
And Ramos.   Just for the fume.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: indiantoffee1975 on October 31, 2020, 08:13:55 PM
Yes please. Sign him up don Carlo.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Confucius on October 31, 2020, 08:22:30 PM
Nice to know that our feeder clubs are Barca and Real
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bluedylan on October 31, 2020, 08:58:10 PM
Not watched him for a good while, but he's such a classy player.

For me, the more players we have who can control the ball in tight spaces, under pressure and who can use the ball creatively the better, so would be massively on board with this, and other similar kinds of signings.

We've made one big step forward in getting Ancelotti and James, and now the next step is having multiple threats/high quality players in the squad, so that teams can't just set up to nullify one or two players and stop us playing.

So excited to think of the team we could have in a season or two, if we continue looking at these kinds of targets.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Shogun on October 31, 2020, 10:05:34 PM
Pretty sure he's secretly a bit shite this fella. Happy for @brap2 (https://www.nsno.co.uk/forums/index.php?action=profile;u=666) to correct me though.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on October 31, 2020, 10:15:08 PM
Pretty sure he's secretly a bit shite this fella. Happy for @brap2 (https://www.nsno.co.uk/forums/index.php?action=profile;u=666) to correct me though.

I don't really know him you know, he's always looked like a really nice technical little player but I dunno, just one of them who got churned up by that Real Madrid squad.

He looks a bit err...out if shape now like.

https://twitter.com/Juanin10i/status/1322545966742937600?s=19

Always quite liked the idea of him but he's struggled to get games for years. Maybe there's a reason, maybe there's not. I'd be into seeing him in our midfield 3 though tbh.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Jimmywhack on October 31, 2020, 10:24:42 PM
So he came on today?
I don't really know him you know, he's always looked like a really nice technical little player but I dunno, just one of them who got churned up by that Real Madrid squad.

He looks a bit err...out if shape now like.

https://twitter.com/Juanin10i/status/1322545966742937600?s=19

Always quite liked the idea of him but he's struggled to get games for years. Maybe there's a reason, maybe there's not. I'd be into seeing him in our midfield 3 though tbh.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on October 31, 2020, 10:39:24 PM
James struggled to get games for Zidane as well. As soon as someone can figure out Zidane, let me know.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Confucius on October 31, 2020, 10:50:53 PM
James struggled to get games for Zidane as well. As soon as someone can figure out Zidane, let me know.

His Mom and I think the same thing. Canít figure him out. Lovely kid tho...















Zidan is my son
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Alex6691 on November 01, 2020, 03:27:23 AM
Imagine going from having Bolasie and Besic in your starting lineup to James Rodriguez and Isco?!
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 01, 2020, 03:32:24 AM
Nice to know that our feeder clubs are Barca and Real

Yeah - the fuck's up with that?

Barca and Real feeder clubs?

Taking the best youth striker prospect off Italian champions Juventus and loaning him out for development to French champions and Champions League finalists PSG.

I don't know who we even are anymore!
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: everton15 on November 01, 2020, 02:56:28 PM
And Ramos.   Just for the fume.
can u imagine........SAINT ramos the ledge
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Nicco on November 01, 2020, 08:50:55 PM
I'm going on record as saying he would be a terrible signing and I'm not in favor so that when I'm completely wrong I can deny it later. Seems to have worked so far re: James.
To be safe I'm siding with you. He is a bit meh.

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: blargins on November 01, 2020, 09:00:01 PM
Needs to come on for Delph.


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Mayor Farnum on November 01, 2020, 09:06:37 PM
I hope his stream's gone down.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Trowel on November 02, 2020, 12:40:47 AM
Carlo Ancelotti was coy when asked about any interest from Everton in signing Real Madrid's Isco.

Reports over the weekend say that the playmaker will be made available for loan in the January and that the Blues had been sounded out about taking him.

Ancelotti worked with the 28-year-old during his time at Real but was giving little away when asked about any desire to be reunited with the player at Goodison.

Ancelotti said with a smile: "Isco is a fantastic player and [I have] a fantastic memory of him but now I am not, honestly, focused there.  I am focused on an important week we are going to have to recover players and to be well prepared for the game against United."

https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/everton-transfer-news-isco-ancelotti-19203696
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cereal Killer on November 02, 2020, 03:22:25 AM
Isco has said tonight heís more than happy to spend the rest of his career at Real  :laugh: ::)
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: cantoffee on November 02, 2020, 03:38:26 AM
No idea if this will happen but having a player of his ilk instead of Gomes/Sig/Whoever we play there would be a game changer for us.

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: blargins on November 02, 2020, 04:49:21 AM
Isco has said tonight he's more than happy to spend the rest of his career at Real  :laugh: ::)
I think Bale had the same mindset at half a million a week lol


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueForYou on November 02, 2020, 05:05:43 PM
Top player

So is Christian Eriksen, Inter will take £17.5m in January
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Free Agent on November 02, 2020, 05:20:03 PM
Top player

So is Christian Eriksen, Inter will take £17.5m in January

Would they take a straight swap for Sig?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueForYou on November 02, 2020, 05:22:55 PM
Zidane might
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 02, 2020, 06:06:23 PM
Zidane might

Koeman would swap him for Messi.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueForYou on November 02, 2020, 09:27:10 PM
Or Coutinho
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: markB on November 02, 2020, 09:54:08 PM
This is starting to get some legs it was in the paper that shall not be named
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: WeimaranerBlues on November 02, 2020, 09:59:33 PM
Or Coutinho

Him on the left, James on the right , Richy ,  Dom . Doucoure and Allan ,
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: mikey_blue on November 10, 2020, 01:03:46 PM
https://twitter.com/nilsatisnews/status/1325920789124800512
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 10, 2020, 01:26:05 PM
https://twitter.com/nilsatisnews/status/1325920789124800512

Fucking hell this might be a goer 😍
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: dazfrancis on November 10, 2020, 01:48:22 PM
Anyone know what his stats are like?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on November 10, 2020, 02:27:10 PM
Looked proper fat the last time I saw him.


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: indiantoffee1975 on November 10, 2020, 02:43:18 PM
Proven experience.I'm all for signing him up providing we also bring in some real pace into the side in the wide areas.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Free Agent on November 10, 2020, 03:26:49 PM
D I S C O
 :woohoo:
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 10, 2020, 03:41:24 PM
Was a cl level playmaker for the ten spot.

Is now old and doesn't look the same athlete, with some injury issues and playing time issues.

Walks into the side still probably I think but it's another one of them signings where we're clearly looking no further than ancelotti's nose.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: dazfrancis on November 10, 2020, 03:47:05 PM
Was a cl level playmaker for the ten spot.

Is now old and doesn't look the same athlete, with some injury issues and playing time issues.

Walks into the side still probably I think but it's another one of them signings where we're clearly looking no further than ancelotti's nose.

Would be a quality loan but not a long term option then. Fitness pending
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 10, 2020, 04:01:57 PM
Would be a quality loan but not a long term option then. Fitness pending

Just one of them I think I would enjoy watching him play for us if it worked out and any time you can jam more talent into a side is good but it would be dead money and I've no idea if he's the same player.

Closest thing to fabregas Spain have produced since him I think, and he's one of my all time fave prem players.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 10, 2020, 04:05:45 PM
Was a cl level playmaker for the ten spot.

Is now old and doesn't look the same athlete, with some injury issues and playing time issues.

Walks into the side still probably I think but it's another one of them signings where we're clearly looking no further than ancelotti's nose.

Kind of what people were saying about Allan and James before we saw them play for us... As always it just depends on the cost, we don't want to have to replace an entire team of aging players in a few years, but we've actually had immense value for money with the player's we've signed of this ilk.  When you look at what some players have gone for recently we've been extremely shrewd with improving the team with top class talent for a proportionally small outlay.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 10, 2020, 04:11:25 PM
Kind of what people were saying about Allan and James before we saw them play for us... As always it just depends on the cost, we don't want to have to replace an entire team of aging players in a few years, but we've actually had immense value for money with the player's we've signed of this ilk.  When you look at what some players have gone for recently we've been extremely shrewd with improving the team with top class talent for a proportionally small outlay.

Really? I think we've continued to fill the side with deprecating assets we'll see no return on for so far no benefit.

It's no way to improve a football club long term, but it's a good way to stall one.

Only out and out hits we've had in recent times are Gueye, Digne and Richarlison.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: dazfrancis on November 10, 2020, 04:16:04 PM

Only out and out hits we've had in recent times are Gueye, Digne and Richarlison.

Add DCL to that

But otherwise shockingly poor recruitment for a club with our ambition. Absolutely attrocious really
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 10, 2020, 04:19:12 PM
Was a cl level playmaker for the ten spot.

Is now old and doesn't look the same athlete, with some injury issues and playing time issues.

Walks into the side still probably I think but it's another one of them signings where we're clearly looking no further than ancelotti's nose.

I donít think heís had any injury issues considering how many games heís played there.

Last season was his worst in terms of playing time and he still played thirty games.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 10, 2020, 04:20:10 PM
i think it's the conundrum of......

what do you want success on the field......... or a balance of the books....

as a football person and fan i know what i want...........
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 10, 2020, 04:54:13 PM


Really? I think we've continued to fill the side with deprecating assets we'll see no return on for so far no benefit.

It's no way to improve a football club long term, but it's a good way to stall one.

Only out and out hits we've had in recent times are Gueye, Digne and Richarlison.

I tend to agree, which has always been my issue with Brands. Whether he's been allowed to implement his philosophy or not I just don't see the point of him. He's done really well negotiating deals, which is good and if that's the extent of his role then it's a success, but I was expecting a whole lot more.
But all we seem to do is slate players he's signed, as well as Walsh ones. He's signed a lot of players that on paper are better, but the results aren't panning out that way and the squad still looks pretty weak

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 10, 2020, 05:04:29 PM
I love Isco but Iíd rather sign a RW so James can play in the 10.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Shogun on November 10, 2020, 05:05:05 PM
I prefer Gylfi
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 10, 2020, 05:05:56 PM
Unless he is mean to to be taking the 8 spot and plays in the with Allan and Duke?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: dazfrancis on November 10, 2020, 05:11:56 PM
I was kind of hoping that Allan, Doucoure and James were 3 short term buys to sort out a dramatically lacking midfield and we would begin to recruit younger players with a long term vision of developing them once we've stabilised ourselves in the short term
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 10, 2020, 05:25:25 PM
Really? I think we've continued to fill the side with deprecating assets we'll see no return on for so far no benefit.

It's no way to improve a football club long term, but it's a good way to stall one.

Only out and out hits we've had in recent times are Gueye, Digne and Richarlison.

No benefit?  We were top of the league after 5 games 🤣
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 10, 2020, 05:55:45 PM
No benefit?  We were top of the league after 5 games 🤣

And just look at us now, though.

Dreadful performances since Richarlison got banned, and Sigurdsson valiantly came in.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 10, 2020, 06:21:26 PM
And just look at us now, though.

Dreadful performances since Richarlison got banned, and Sigurdsson valiantly came in.

So you're saying the recruitment is poor because we haven't had our first choice team out and not performed well as a result... Not sure that adds up when with our best starting 11 out we won more points than any other team in the division.

It'd actually point to previous recruitment being poor (as those are the players filling in), and buying who we did in the summer being good acquisitions (because that team was unbeaten and top of the league).
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cassius on November 10, 2020, 06:28:29 PM
As a loan deal until the end of the season, what's the big deal? He comes in, improves us, does well, he signs. If not, we move on in the summer.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Mick 1995 on November 10, 2020, 06:36:59 PM
Come on lads, it's not quite as black and white as you're making out.

We signed a pair of 29 year olds and a 28 year old who all strolled into our team and instantly turned us into a team (not a squad) capable of duking it out with anyone in the league.

Ok, yes, that's short termism and is no good in 3 or 4 years.

If only we had two 23 year old strikers and a 24 year old defender getting regular game time in a window we also bought a 22 year old centre half and a 19 year old full back.

It's feasible to do both (when the high-earners of yester-year slowly piss off) and that's what we are doing.
If we bring in an Isco or two whilst bringing in another handful of kids with high ceilings - what's the actual problem?
Are we ONLY allowed to improve at some point in the forever shifting future?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 10, 2020, 06:51:48 PM
Come on lads, it's not quite as black and white as your making out.

We signed a pair of 29 year olds and a 28 year old who all strolled into our team and instantly turned us into a team (not a squad) capable of duking it out with anyone in the league.

Ok, yes, that's short termism and is no good in 3 or 4 years.

If only we had two 23 year old strikers and a 24 year old defender getting regular game time in a window we also bought a 22 year old centre half and a 19 year old full back.

It's feasible to do both (when the high-earners of yester-year slowly piss off) and that's what we are doing.
If we bring in an Isco or two whilst bringing in another handful of kids with high ceilings - what's the actual problem?
Are we ONLY allowed to improve at some point in the forever shifting future?

Exactly this ☝️
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 10, 2020, 06:59:13 PM
So you're saying the recruitment is poor because we haven't had our first choice team out and not performed well as a result... Not sure that adds up when with our best starting 11 out we won more points than any other team in the division.

It'd actually point to previous recruitment being poor (as those are the players filling in), and buying who we did in the summer being good acquisitions (because that team was unbeaten and top of the league).

Oh no doubt, previous regime was beyond dreadful, but, even our new players, who gave us that lovely bounce in the opening five games, have all looked a bit off it, since.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 10, 2020, 07:06:35 PM
No benefit?  We were top of the league after 5 games 🤣

That's us sorted for the next 5 years then
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: cantoffee on November 10, 2020, 07:50:58 PM
Come on lads, it's not quite as black and white as you're making out.

We signed a pair of 29 year olds and a 28 year old who all strolled into our team and instantly turned us into a team (not a squad) capable of duking it out with anyone in the league.

Ok, yes, that's short termism and is no good in 3 or 4 years.

If only we had two 23 year old strikers and a 24 year old defender getting regular game time in a window we also bought a 22 year old centre half and a 19 year old full back.

It's feasible to do both (when the high-earners of yester-year slowly piss off) and that's what we are doing.
If we bring in an Isco or two whilst bringing in another handful of kids with high ceilings - what's the actual problem?
Are we ONLY allowed to improve at some point in the forever shifting future?
I agree and think there is an argument to be made for going against the general market shift towards buying players that have resale value.

I think the value of players like James and Isco has never been lower. Offloading them is hard but necessary for these clubs and yet they are often proven high level performers.

I'm not saying you fill your team with them and certainly there is a risk of that. However, if we can complement that with bringing in some players with high upside for reasonable prices and have good squad planning (young players brought in in the right positions) it can be a successful strategy.

James is likely a top 15-20 player in this league and under most circumstances we would need to pay 60m or more to bring that level of talent in, which we just can't afford to do often enough to build a team that can move us to the next level.

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 10, 2020, 08:06:36 PM
That's us sorted for the next 5 years then

Ok so let's not buy those players and buy a bunch on Lookmans and Vlasics and Keans and hope in 5 years we're still in the premier league.

We've actually signed youngsters as well you know, we've just spread our recruitment out over players that fit in now, as well as highly rated youngsters like Nkoukou, Branthwaite and Godfrey.

So in 5 years we have that next crop being established first teamers... Don't let that get in the way of your argument though eh?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Old England Toffee on November 10, 2020, 09:39:51 PM
Sorry to derail this thread and talk about Isco :)

The press in Spain say that Isco has fallen futher and further down the pecking order, Zidane really likes him and so gave him lots of chances, but he hasnt done it for a long long time. The rumours are that his missus got him to go vegan and thats ruined him, but thats been denied. Hopefully he just needs a change and a new challlenge, Carlo should know him, and on loan would mean its lo risk.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 10, 2020, 09:44:48 PM
I prefer Gylfi

Some people just want to watch the world burn.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 11, 2020, 02:33:59 AM
I prefer Gylfi

Mrs Sigurdsson he's shit, but I admire your loyalty.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: dekko on November 11, 2020, 03:29:17 AM
I prefer Gylfi

That made me giggle
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Hawkandro on November 11, 2020, 05:38:21 PM
Isco, Szoboslai and Eriksen please, Carlo.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Jimmywhack on November 11, 2020, 06:01:25 PM
Isco, Szoboslai and Eriksen please, Carlo.
Sign Szoboslai every game on fm. He is brilliant
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueMaquis on November 11, 2020, 06:36:43 PM
The rumours are that his missus got him to go vegan and thats ruined him, but thats been denied.

Which one? That he's gone vegan or that it's ruined him?

I've improved my fitness probably about 200% since going vegan, but that's probably down to caring more about my health and what I eat.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: ajax_andy on November 11, 2020, 06:40:33 PM
I just hope we sign him so we can trump the 'Jamie Vardy's having a party' with 'James and Isco are having a disco'.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on November 11, 2020, 06:48:25 PM
Think this could be a 2014 signing too far.


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 11, 2020, 06:59:19 PM
Think this could be a 2014 signing too far.


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I canít figure out if this is a paddy power tweet or a Paul Merson quote. Either way Iím sure I read similar before we signed James.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 11, 2020, 07:03:24 PM
Im not sure we should be interested in this one. In the last 4 seasons hes played around 86 times, 11 goals and 10 assists. I dont know what that equates to in terms of goals/assists per minute, but from a team that will dominate most games it doesnt look all that great on paper, and when you compare to Sig over the same period who played 108 games he scored 19 goals and 13 assists it looks even less impressive.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 11, 2020, 07:11:10 PM
Erm.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on November 11, 2020, 07:22:43 PM
I can't figure out if this is a paddy power tweet or a Paul Merson quote. Either way I'm sure I read similar before we signed James.
Yep, that was the joke


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on November 11, 2020, 07:31:27 PM
Theyíll be lumped in together because theyíre similar players, from the same club and are a similar age - but Rodriguez was the much safer bet. Despite what the press say, he did have a successful loan at Bayern - he just fell out with Zidane and had some injury issues.

Isco seems like a different case entirely - seems to have fallen out of love with football and married a chef.


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Risky on November 11, 2020, 07:55:51 PM
Theyíll be lumped in together because theyíre similar players, from the same club and are a similar age - but Rodriguez was the much safer bet. Despite what the press say, he did have a successful loan at Bayern - he just fell out with Zidane and had some injury issues.

Isco seems like a different case entirely - seems to have fallen out of love with football and married a chef.


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I was in until I heard he'd married a chef tbf.  Can't be having that.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Old England Toffee on November 12, 2020, 12:34:00 AM
Which one? That he's gone vegan or that it's ruined him?

I've improved my fitness probably about 200% since going vegan, but that's probably down to caring more about my health and what I eat.
both! haha. They said he went full vegan but he has said that he is eating more vegan food but not going totally vegan. And has also denied that his change in diet has affected him.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: everton15 on November 12, 2020, 03:36:01 PM
Im not sure we should be interested in this one. In the last 4 seasons hes played around 86 times, 11 goals and 10 assists. I dont know what that equates to in terms of goals/assists per minute, but from a team that will dominate most games it doesnt look all that great on paper, and when you compare to Sig over the same period who played 108 games he scored 19 goals and 13 assists it looks even less impressive.
........a fully fit isco under carlos management and getting back to enjoying playing regularly again in the BEST league in the world - no brainer for me - another example would be bale at spurs - will take some time to get back to full match fitness and what an asset he will be there under joses management - (tho wont be as good as he was 10 yrs ago of course)
taxi for sig plz :thumbsup:
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 12, 2020, 04:16:53 PM
........a fully fit isco under carlos management and getting back to enjoying playing regularly again in the BEST league in the world - no brainer for me - another example would be bale at spurs - will take some time to get back to full match fitness and what an asset he will be there under joses management - (tho wont be as good as he was 10 yrs ago of course)
taxi for sig plz
He's at the best club in the world, if he can't motivate himself to get fit and firing there what makes you think he would here? He's clearly a talented player on his day, but I don't think he's near Bale level and it yet to be seen whether that'll work too.
If he signs I'll get behind it, but I think we'll be to easy to play against with him and James in the team


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 12, 2020, 04:20:28 PM
Not sure where all this stuff is coming from that he isnt fit and motivated.

He's played a lot of games for Real, a lot more than Rodriguez did. Zidane has even come out and said there's no issues with him, he just doesn't fancy him anymore. It happens when a player has been at a club for seven years.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bluenose 91 on November 12, 2020, 04:50:26 PM
Would he play in that 3rd CM role instead of Gomes/Sigurdsson?

Or is he more like James but on the left?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cereal Killer on November 12, 2020, 05:10:39 PM
Would he play in that 3rd CM role instead of Gomes/Sigurdsson?

Or is he more like James but on the left?

Iíve only really ever seen him play in the attacking mid role, so alongside Allan/Doucoure Iíd imagine
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 12, 2020, 05:34:40 PM
Not sure where all this stuff is coming from that he isnt fit and motivated.

He's played a lot of games for Real, a lot more than Rodriguez did. Zidane has even come out and said there's no issues with him, he just doesn't fancy him anymore. It happens when a player has been at a club for seven years.

Itís like if youíre not Raul and play 500 games over a decade youíre a failure, unfit and unmotivated. Mad assumptions of players being made all over the shop imo.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueMaquis on November 13, 2020, 08:14:07 AM
both! haha. They said he went full vegan but he has said that he is eating more vegan food but not going totally vegan. And has also denied that his change in diet has affected him.

Ok. "Full vegan" is a bit ridiculous if you ask me though, you're either against animal cruelty or you're not.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Jamokachi on November 13, 2020, 01:26:52 PM
Ok. "Full vegan" is a bit ridiculous if you ask me though, you're either against animal cruelty or you're not.

Animal cruelty isnít necessarily the only reason people go vegan.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 13, 2020, 09:15:53 PM
Animal cruelty isnít necessarily the only reason people go vegan.

Exactly, Iím a vegan because I have Alpha-Gal Syndrome, Iím allergic to eggs, and Iím lactose intolerant, but I fucking love killing animals and wanking with their blood.

Iím not any of those things, really.

I am, however, an unfunny bellend on an internet forum.

Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bluedylan on November 13, 2020, 09:20:47 PM
Ok. "Full vegan" is a bit ridiculous if you ask me though, you're either against animal cruelty or you're not.

Just let people eat what they want to or don't want to, without judgement, I suppose.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Old England Toffee on November 13, 2020, 10:07:47 PM
Just let people eat what they want to or don't want to, without judgement, I suppose.
def always without judgment :) but we really should all modify our diet for health and for ecological reasons, because the 2 go hand in hand, if you eat non processed stuff your helping yourself and the whole world. In the UK we have a pretty daft attitude to booze and food which adversely impacts both physical and mental health. Enjoy yourself but look after yourself and your family my brothers. health and happyness  :hug:
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Jamokachi on November 14, 2020, 04:50:20 AM
Just let people eat what they want to or don't want to, without judgement, I suppose.

The sentiment is nice, but as mentioned above, the current (mainly western) diet isnít sustainable for the future of our planet. Itíll soon not be a choice, we all have to change what we eat (or at least how often we eat certain things).
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: markB on November 14, 2020, 04:52:46 AM
Can only see this one happening if Sig goes in the next window DC united was the last team I seen looking at him (£14m think it was )
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cozzie on November 14, 2020, 05:00:25 AM
Absolutely love a good NSNO thread derailing.

Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Confucius on November 14, 2020, 06:53:58 AM
The sentiment is nice, but as mentioned above, the current (mainly western) diet isnít sustainable for the future of our planet. Itíll soon not be a choice, we all have to change what we eat (or at least how often we eat certain things).

A few companies round the world are engineering beef in a Lab. Game changer that. We also learning to farm up. See the Dutch farming practices for that. Itís amazing. Food security will be a big deal but we figuring it out.
Title: Re: Iscos furry vegetable balls
Post by: Old England Toffee on November 14, 2020, 10:31:37 AM
A few companies round the world are engineering beef in a Lab. Game changer that. We also learning to farm up. See the Dutch farming practices for that. Itís amazing. Food security will be a big deal but we figuring it out.
Yeah hopefully its worked out ASAP, and if lab meat is viable and safe then hopefully Covid will push people to accepting it, because a lot of viruses result of shitty meat industry practices.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Goaljira on November 14, 2020, 01:02:22 PM
Just let people eat what they want to or don't want to, without judgement, I suppose.

Well, unless its other people they're eating.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: everton15 on November 14, 2020, 03:07:35 PM
Exactly, Iím a vegan because I have Alpha-Gal Syndrome, Iím allergic to eggs, and Iím lactose intolerant, but I fucking love killing animals and wanking with their blood.

Iím not any of those things, really.

I am, however, an unfunny bellend on an internet forum.
LOL lolol
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Shogun on November 14, 2020, 03:14:12 PM
Absolutely love a good NSNO thread derailing.



Must admit, that isn't the way I saw this thread going.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Brownie on November 14, 2020, 03:27:08 PM
Well, unless its other people they're eating.

Went for the cannibal diet once. Never again. Was served a clown. It tasted funny
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on November 14, 2020, 06:07:42 PM
https://www.caughtoffside.com/2020/10/26/these-real-madrid-fans-concerned-as-isco-looks-out-of-shape-during-training/amp/

Back on the subject of Isco looking out of shape.

Not to say heís a lost cause, but there are always going to be alarm bells when any professional lets themselves go.


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 14, 2020, 06:40:59 PM
https://www.caughtoffside.com/2020/10/26/these-real-madrid-fans-concerned-as-isco-looks-out-of-shape-during-training/amp/

Back on the subject of Isco looking out of shape.

Not to say heís a lost cause, but there are always going to be alarm bells when any professional lets themselves go.


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Itís a terrible article based on comments off twitter.

I read it a few weeks back and completely dismissed it as rubbish.

Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 14, 2020, 07:19:21 PM
Went for the cannibal diet once. Never again. Was served a clown. It tasted funny


I tried eating just venison. Two steaks every day but I had to stop because it was too deer.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Shropshire Blue on November 14, 2020, 07:38:19 PM
I tried eating just venison. Two steaks every day but I had to stop because it was too deer.
Groan
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 14, 2020, 08:24:24 PM
Groan


I know, I know... it's Brownie's fault
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 14, 2020, 08:37:11 PM
How about, I tried grilled parrot but it kept repeating on me afterwards?? No?? Ok.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cozzie on November 14, 2020, 08:41:36 PM
I tried eating just venison. Two steaks every day but I had to stop because it was too deer.

If you where a canabal you could say you where eating BARRY Venison.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Dr. Sponge on November 15, 2020, 12:11:23 AM
I've always wanted to start the All Herb Diet but I haven't got the thyme.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Brownie on November 15, 2020, 12:13:29 AM

I know, I know... it's Brownie's fault

Fuck off - mine didnít get a groan 😉
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 15, 2020, 01:20:57 AM
Went for the cannibal diet once. Never again. Was served a clown. It tasted funny


My mate is a vegetarian cannibal.

Only eats Swedes.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 15, 2020, 01:22:04 AM
I tried eating just venison. Two steaks every day but I had to stop because it was too deer.

Could always try chicken? Chickens cheep.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 15, 2020, 01:22:56 AM
I've always wanted to start the All Herb Diet but I haven't got the thyme.

It's not a good diet. Trust me. That's sage advice.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 15, 2020, 01:24:31 AM
I contribute less than zero in a football insight way on here. I do hope I'm tolerated in good spirit 😊
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 15, 2020, 01:27:52 AM
Looks like me at Goals that
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 15, 2020, 01:34:15 AM
My mate is a vegetarian cannibal.

Only eats Swedes.

Iíve eaten plenty of them 😉
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 15, 2020, 01:40:37 AM
Iíve eaten plenty of them 😉

Ulrika says "hi".

And also "why don't you call?"
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheTone on November 15, 2020, 01:49:11 AM
Iíve eaten plenty of them 😉

Slag

Love you xx
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueMaquis on November 15, 2020, 11:26:56 AM
Just let people eat what they want to or don't want to, without judgement, I suppose.

I do. I'd be perfectly okay if someone wanted to eat you or your mum, for example, or maybe your pet if you have one. Would you be?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: bluenuck on November 15, 2020, 12:07:28 PM
I do. I'd be perfectly okay if someone wanted to eat you or your mum, for example, or maybe your pet if you have one. Would you be?

Cmon now. This is getting dumb.

In the last few years Iíve moved to being a vegetarian. Iím slowly trying to be vegan, which is proving to be really difficult.

Just stop being like this. Itís not going to change the way anyone thinks.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: april on November 15, 2020, 01:01:15 PM
I've eaten plenty of them
Hey!
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueMaquis on November 15, 2020, 04:21:29 PM
Cmon now. This is getting dumb.

In the last few years Iíve moved to being a vegetarian. Iím slowly trying to be vegan, which is proving to be really difficult.

Just stop being like this. Itís not going to change the way anyone thinks.

Yeah, probably not. Slavery needed a war to make it illegal in the US. I don't judge those slave owners either.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 16, 2020, 12:41:01 AM
Abandon thread.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 16, 2020, 12:41:38 AM
Hey!

You Swedish? 😕

Annica, is that you? 😳
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bluebridge on November 16, 2020, 01:12:49 AM
So, Isco?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: GrantyBoy78 on November 16, 2020, 02:23:07 AM
It's a terrible article based on comments off twitter.

I read it a few weeks back and completely dismissed it as rubbish.
I didnít even read it but I have eyes and know what a fat arse looks like


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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 16, 2020, 03:05:59 AM
I didnít even read it but I have eyes and know what a fat arse looks like


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Dalglish had a huge arse.

And a thoroughly punchable fucking face.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on November 16, 2020, 04:05:14 AM
So, Isco?

Was wondering how this thread got to 6 pages.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 16, 2020, 04:07:04 AM
Keep seeing stuff doing the rounds but no new info or quotes, so I'm guessing it's the same rumour being recycled to death in a boring international week.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 16, 2020, 03:36:12 PM
Slag

Love you xx

Backatcha, bro xx  :hug:
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: tipping1! on November 16, 2020, 03:48:59 PM
Isco, Rodriguez & Richarlison behind DCL!! What a front four that would be.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 16, 2020, 04:46:42 PM
There's definitely a James feel to these rumours. I never thought we'd get him but was gladly wrong and I think we will land him in January.. that's the pulling power of Carlo. How we set up would then be the key.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: 74Blue on November 16, 2020, 06:25:02 PM
James and Isco pulling the strings and feeding DCl and Richy ? Yes please!
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 16, 2020, 06:27:08 PM
whats his xg.......
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 16, 2020, 07:06:06 PM
I don't love it to honest you know. I mean I couldn't complain a lot about adding a very good player but it's got a bit of a whiff around it for me.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 16, 2020, 07:10:37 PM
I don't love it to honest you know. I mean I couldn't complain a lot about adding a very good player but it's got a bit of a whiff around it for me.


What you whiffin?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 16, 2020, 07:12:06 PM
Think if someone like this becomes available you have to take the chance.


Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Macca77 on November 16, 2020, 07:26:51 PM
He's better than what we've currently got, but so am I to be honest
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Polledreng on November 16, 2020, 07:34:55 PM
He's better than what we've currently got, but so am I to be honest
Think I'll go with Isco ....
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 16, 2020, 07:53:57 PM
I dont like discussing finances as there are people much more aware of what we can and cant spend, Moshiri clearly being one of them. That said, I cant understand how this would even be viable given hes on 210k a week and you'd be surprised if he was willing to dropdown. Personally, id rather get a new keeper and right back before even considering this
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 16, 2020, 08:23:10 PM
Think if someone like this becomes available you have to take the chance.




Innit. Heíd be on loan or at best get a 2yr deal. Honestly whatís the worst that can happen? 
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on November 16, 2020, 08:36:33 PM
Innit. Heíd be on loan or at best get a 2yr deal. Honestly whatís the worst that can happen?

Only reported finances I previously read were Madrid was looking to loan him with the loaning club paying his wages, and a mandated purchase price at the end.

But I'm certain Brands would negotiate the best deal for the Club if this were true.

But you know, he's 28 and has no sell-on value so swerve because we should only be buying 22-year-olds who'll do nothing to help us compete in the short-term.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Paddockoldie on November 16, 2020, 09:49:35 PM
But you know, he's 28 and has no sell-on value so swerve because we should only be buying 22-year-olds who'll do nothing to help us compete in the short-term.

How old is Thiago? Look at Ronaldo too, ok he's maybe an exception but if Isco helps for 2 or 3 seasons to push us on, then he's worth a punt. Carlo wouldn't risk it if he didn't think he'd improve us.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 16, 2020, 09:53:36 PM
But you know, he's 28 and has no sell-on value so swerve because we should only be buying 22-year-olds who'll do nothing to help us compete in the short-term.

How old is Thiago? Look at Ronaldo too, ok he's maybe an exception but if Isco helps for 2 or 3 seasons to push us on, then he's worth a punt. Carlo wouldn't risk it if he didn't think he'd improve us.
I thought he was being sarcastic, but could be wrong!?

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 16, 2020, 09:55:13 PM
We could sign thiago or Ronaldo and we'd still finish 8th.

Almost certainly the case with isco.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 16, 2020, 09:59:20 PM


We could sign thiago and Ronaldo and we'd still finish 8th.

Almost certainly the case with isco.

Corrected it for you

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on November 16, 2020, 10:28:02 PM
I thought he was being sarcastic, but could be wrong!?

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Quite.

Unless there are potentially world-class younger players knocking down Everton's door to join the club...we simply have to try to do both. The whole 'no sell-on value/return' is such an archaic, tired trope. Maybe if we had an academy that could produce more than 1 player/year worth a shit it would help alleviate some issues, but until that day...
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 17, 2020, 01:04:55 AM
Yeah that is not a tired or archaic trope.

Unless we love dead money? Do we love dead money?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: kramer0 on November 17, 2020, 01:15:55 AM
Yeah that is not a tired or archaic trope.

Unless we love dead money? Do we love dead money?

Fuck yeah!

Find me a better pastime than watching Gylfiís corpse every week.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 17, 2020, 01:19:30 AM
Yeah that is not a tired or archaic trope.

Unless we love dead money? Do we love dead money?

I love boss players and seeing them play for Everton.

Iím kind of over wanting us to do the sensible thing of investing all our money on players under 25 and turning a profit.

How far can that really take us?

If these players like Isco and James are available and attainable then we should be getting them in.

Obviously there needs to be a balance but I do think we have that with the players Brands looks to bring in.

Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Nicco on November 17, 2020, 01:20:14 AM
My mate is a vegetarian cannibal.

Only eats Swedes.
They are like ice cream, like to lick them.

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Fynci on November 17, 2020, 01:55:44 AM
When we were struggling to make ends meet, then I totally understood why we were all focused on the financial aspects of our deals. Now, I'm not particularly stressed. If the board want to splash the cash, then let them. Sign him up!
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Juanito on November 17, 2020, 02:07:21 AM
I loved watching him play about six years ago, one of my favourites but if we have our luxury player in James who wonít track back and sides work out and attack our right side, how can we have two?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Shropshire Blue on November 17, 2020, 02:23:24 AM
Old/young - sell on value/dead money - promising youngsters/past their best etc etc etc.

Balance in age, experience,  skills and personality is what wins trophies.

And a manager like Carlo.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on November 17, 2020, 02:23:46 AM
I love boss players and seeing them play for Everton.

Iím kind of over wanting us to do the sensible thing of investing all our money on players under 25 and turning a profit.

How far can that really take us?

If these players like Isco and James are available and attainable then we should be getting them in.

Obviously there needs to be a balance but I do think we have that with the players Brands looks to bring in.

Exactly this. Unless you want us to forever be a feeder club.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 17, 2020, 02:47:25 AM
I love boss players and seeing them play for Everton.

Iím kind of over wanting us to do the sensible thing of investing all our money on players under 25 and turning a profit.

How far can that really take us?

If these players like Isco and James are available and attainable then we should be getting them in.

Obviously there needs to be a balance but I do think we have that with the players Brands looks to bring in.



To be honest, I'm tired of having the argument, even with myself. For me everything we've seen since Moyes left says we need to plan for the future and blah blah blah you've heard it all a thousand times.

Whatever, why not. I give up. I'm sure he'll be fantastic and better times lie ahead.

We can't buy our way into the top tier like City, and we don't seem interested in smart recruitment. So why not, if ancelotti gives us enough capital to get access to players who used to be boss but now are on their way down and we think that is going to push us on, fine.

Load of loaded 30 year olds trotting about on their last big meal ticket getting injured every two weeks and only leaving the club when they are no longer legally entitled to any more money.

Sounds like the kind of high level strategy the most sophisticated football minds in the world will envy.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 17, 2020, 03:08:10 AM
Class is class.....
Like Iíve said before and will keep saying it...Iím a football person.....leave the finances to the financial person/s.......give me a winning team any day over money in the bank......money in the bank doesnít give you 3 points......a winning team does......and with that follows the money.....

If Isco can help that for 2/3 years....get him in.....
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bluedylan on November 17, 2020, 04:41:39 AM
With the brapster 100%
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 17, 2020, 05:32:06 AM
With the brapster 100%

He might be boss! James has been, it's just long term and all that, doesn't feel a good direction for the club to go in does it.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: bornblue88 on November 17, 2020, 09:12:06 AM
Isco in sigurdsson out please marcel
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 17, 2020, 07:16:22 PM
He might be boss! James has been, it's just long term and all that, doesn't feel a good direction for the club to go in does it.

i agree to a point but your looking at the end destination and not the journey.....sometimes the journey requires a couple of detours to reach the final destination.....might cost a little more and might hit some bumps in the road.....the key is to make sure it's worth it once you arrive....and you'll never know that until you try....
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bluebridge on November 17, 2020, 10:46:53 PM
i agree to a point but your looking at the end destination and not the journey.....sometimes the journey requires a couple of detours to reach the final destination.....might cost a little more and might hit some bumps in the road.....the key is to make sure it's worth it once you arrive....and you'll never know that until you try....
And letís be honest, weíve wasted shit loads of money to get where we finished last season.
We need players for the now and the future, but the now is more pressing, even more so as this season is going to be like no other.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Juanito on November 18, 2020, 02:54:06 PM
Itís not exactly imaginative signing. Itís a player who was good three years ago who canít get into the Real Madrid team anymore and has been described by the Spanish journalist on the Totally Football show as looking like an ex player already.

I understand we canít guarantee we sign some premium athlete from Salzburg who becomes the next Mane within three weeks but the Isco signing (in 2021) looks more like the type that Allardyce made at Bolton.

What strikes me from this season is we need energy and physicality on the right hand side to allow protection of the right back and allow James to be more central. Not Isco. 
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 18, 2020, 03:07:47 PM
if we heard last year we were signing isco..everyone would be creaming their pants......

because he's not in the team currently doesn't make him a bad player...it means, particularly in this case zidane just doesn't fancy him....the same manager who didn't fancy bale, james, hakimi,  amongst others...and look where they are now....
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: april on November 18, 2020, 06:20:33 PM
@sam of the south (http://www.nsno.co.uk/forums/index.php?action=profile;u=1686)

Haha!

No I'm not Swedish, I just used a picture of Nina Persson as my avatar.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 18, 2020, 08:24:58 PM
@sam of the south (http://www.nsno.co.uk/forums/index.php?action=profile;u=1686)

Haha!

No I'm not Swedish, I just used a picture of Nina Persson as my avatar.

Ah, I always wondered who that was.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Tinga on November 18, 2020, 11:09:03 PM
Isco is looking a bit fat to be honest, rather not.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 18, 2020, 11:52:27 PM
Isco is looking a bit fat to be honest, rather not.

You donít have to shag him, dude.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Jimmywhack on November 19, 2020, 12:27:31 AM
Imagine him doing sommet insane like.... Losing weight

Radical idea I know
Isco is looking a bit fat to be honest, rather not.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Shogun on November 19, 2020, 12:33:07 AM
HeS a bIt ToO FAt foR mE

(https://www.ginx.tv/uploads/WoWSouthpark.jpg)
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Tinga on November 19, 2020, 12:37:08 AM
HeS a bIt ToO FAt foR mE


If that was targeted at me I weigh about 120lbs.

(https://i.redd.it/lxm30fkn7wz51.jpg)


(https://icdn.caughtoffside.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Photo-Isco-overweight.jpg)

You seriously want to give mad wages to this Robert Baratheon ass looking dude?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 19, 2020, 01:52:23 AM
HeS a bIt ToO FAt foR mE

(https://www.ginx.tv/uploads/WoWSouthpark.jpg)

Such a good episode.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 19, 2020, 02:53:31 AM
I know they say the camera puts 10 lb on you .....but come on.....how many cameras are on him.....


Seriously if these are recent photos....iím Out.....and I reserve the right to rescind my comments in this thread!!
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Bob Sacamano on November 19, 2020, 03:00:11 AM
Canít see how those are real. They look too extreme.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on November 19, 2020, 03:12:31 AM
Canít see how those are real. They look too extreme.

This is a picture of him from May 15 training during the COVID lockdown.

(https://i.ibb.co/5B09j25/Gettyimages-1213060891-2048x2048.jpg)
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 19, 2020, 04:17:52 AM
Simply refuse to believe that top one. Looks like a fading spin bowler from one of those mad Indian cricket leagues. East Bangalore and Down.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Confucius on November 19, 2020, 04:19:50 AM
Simply refuse to believe that top one. Looks like a fading spin bowler from one of those mad Indian cricket leagues. East Bangalore and Down.

You mean Shane Warne?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Old England Toffee on November 19, 2020, 04:30:07 AM
You mean Shane Warne?
(https://www.hindustantimes.com/rf/image_size_1200x900/HT/p2/2019/08/31/Pictures/jamaica-india-west-indies-cricket_694fd392-cba2-11e9-9a71-0afbe126130e.jpg)
or rakeem
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 19, 2020, 04:35:50 AM
The one in the white and pink is photoshopped.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Toddacelli on November 19, 2020, 01:30:55 PM
Imagine him doing sommet insane like.... Losing weight

Radical idea I know

It is to me.


Probably not for a world-renowned, professional athlete tho.

And think of the extra wedge he'd get from DVD sales after... 'The Disco With Isco Plan'. How to lose 5lbs in 8 weeks. And £8 in 5 seconds.

The whole up and comers versus tried and tested thing just eats itself really. Get a better team in the short term and you attract the better, more likely to succeed youth prospects. Buying young is also dead money due to the amount of them that make it and eventually impact and improve the first 11. It seems like less but it's not as small as you think when you add them all together. Almost the entire U21 squad every year, for example.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 19, 2020, 05:09:17 PM
This is a bullshit rumour, well, thats according to Carlo:

Ancelotti signed James RodrŪguez for Real Madrid in 2014 and a year before that, he had a role in Iscoís arrival at the Santiago Bernabťu. The Spanish midfielder has recently been linked with a move to Goodison Park in January.

Responding to those rumours, Ancelotti said: ďIt is not true that I am behind Isco. We havenít started thinking about the team for the January market. So those comments are, as they say here, bull**** (laughs).
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: YankeeBlue214 on November 19, 2020, 06:44:13 PM
This is a bullshit rumour, well, thats according to Carlo:

Ancelotti signed James RodrŪguez for Real Madrid in 2014 and a year before that, he had a role in Iscoís arrival at the Santiago Bernabťu. The Spanish midfielder has recently been linked with a move to Goodison Park in January.

Responding to those rumours, Ancelotti said: ďIt is not true that I am behind Isco. We havenít started thinking about the team for the January market. So those comments are, as they say here, bull**** (laughs).

Not saying this means anything regarding any Isco rumors, but they very much have started thinking about January lol.

Or...that's a problem.
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Waltzer on November 19, 2020, 09:33:53 PM
Not saying this means anything regarding any Isco rumors, but they very much have started thinking about January lol.

Or...that's a problem.
You'd have hoped so wouldn't you

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Title: Re: Isco
Post by: brap2 on November 19, 2020, 10:11:08 PM
Remember when they had that big meeting to discuss the summer window two months into it
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: TheRam on November 19, 2020, 11:33:43 PM
You lads believe what football managers say?
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 20, 2020, 02:32:32 AM
I donít believe most of what I say sometimes.....
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: BlueForYou on November 20, 2020, 03:15:20 AM
Taking the pisco

Just buy Eriksen and save ourselves £5m
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 20, 2020, 02:40:07 PM
I donít believe most of what I say sometimes.....

Neither do we  :hug:
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cereal Killer on November 20, 2020, 09:21:24 PM
Carlo preferring Khedira by sounds of his presser  lolol
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Alex6691 on November 20, 2020, 10:55:14 PM
Carlo preferring Khedira by sounds of his presser  lolol

33 and I don't see him doing a Gareth Barry for us
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: formerKHL on November 20, 2020, 11:10:50 PM
Neither do we  :hug:

Or the people on my courses....
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: sam of the south on November 21, 2020, 01:12:31 AM
Or the people on my courses....

Oh, dude  :( :hug:
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Brownie on November 21, 2020, 04:29:16 PM
Mail reporting (I know) that City and Juventus are interested
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: Cereal Killer on November 22, 2020, 04:38:26 PM
Mail reporting (I know) that City and Juventus are interested

Marca has said Arsenal and City interested, fee of £45m  :o
Title: Re: Isco
Post by: blueToffee on December 29, 2020, 09:50:09 PM
Reports that he's decided to go to Sevilla for 15-20 million euros. He's interested in working under Lopetegui again (apparently).