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September 08, 2017, 10:30:52 PM
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Scored last season vs both Lpool and Man U, both of which were winners I think. How many of our players can say that ?


September 21, 2017, 05:16:42 AM
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Niasse's story is the weird kind of thing that can turn around not just his career but our season.

We might have had the Lukaku replacement all along...

September 21, 2017, 06:31:11 PM
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He may not be the greatest all round striker in terms of build-up play, but he does appear to to able to finish.

Remiiiind you of anyone ? ;)


September 21, 2017, 09:07:27 PM
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'Hard work beats talent if talent doesn't work hard... '

September 21, 2017, 10:31:45 PM
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Some of those other cult-heroes cost nothing. They were grafters but generally poor.

This guy cost us 13m so I think people shouldn't be so quick to judge him as sub-standard, like Koeman did.

Martinez may have faults in terms of his football style, but I'm sure he's not totally incompetent at judging a player that we were looking at signing.

Did he not take the 'gamble' on Lukaku for 28m when many fans thought that was way too much and preferred to talk about his faults ?
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September 22, 2017, 05:15:07 AM
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No-one knows the facts on Niasse re his injury after he first arrived. No-one knows why Koeman shut him out. It's all just rumours.

But the fact Koeman had reintegrated him shows to me that he's admitting he had something to offer after all. Even though Koeman wont ever explain what really happened.

All we can do is support him now as an Everton player and judge him after he's had some more games.

I'm disappointed he wasnt put in our Europa League squad where he might've been useful and got more chances to play.
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September 23, 2017, 11:08:38 PM
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The replacement was here all the time...  :cheers:

September 24, 2017, 01:06:11 AM
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"Rhythm is a dancer...
Niasse is the answer,
scoring goals from everywhere !"

September 24, 2017, 03:29:16 AM
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Correct me if I am wrong, but didn't we fail to include him in our Europa league team?

Could come back to haunt us.

Yep. Another big mistake by Koeman.