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Villa (not obsessed though)

Discussion in 'Molineux Mix' started by Werewolf of Wombourne, Aug 29, 2018.

  1. Bankswolf The Third

    Bankswolf The Third Groupie

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    Seems a straight forward appointment to me but cant see them doing a great deal.
    Is it true that WM tried to ask last night if wolves fans are worried now villa have mendes links? Because if so i got some rolling on the floor laughing to do .
     
  2. oldgold4ever

    oldgold4ever Senior Member

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    DS may or may not be the next best thing since sliced bread but the fact remains their current squad is inadequate for promotion. The appointment of a DOF points decisively to another round of heavy recruitment. The January window will see the mother of all 'rolls of the dice'. Even that might backfire since the EFL can deduct points for flagrant FFP breaches.
     
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  3. Torcher

    Torcher Senior Member

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    The only role that Yorke goes for is the Villa job when it comes up, the difference between him and Lampard and Gerrard is that they haven't spent years out of the game, and they've both actually worked as youth coaches at Chelsea and Liverpool, as has Henry at Arsenal. I think Yorke has to try and so something similar if he's really serious about becoming a manager, either that or start in the lower leagues, like Joey Barton.
     
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  4. wolvesaywe

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    Smith has to get them up this season or FFP means that they're on a shoestring budget next year.

    Probably why they've gone with him. The likes of Henry won't want to prat around in the Champ with no transfer budget whereas it's all Smith's ever known
     
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  5. Derby Wolf

    Derby Wolf Just doesn't shut up

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    Brentford is a machine with their owners statistical approach I do wonder what ratio was Smith and what was Benham.

    Its no fluke that they've transitioned seamlessly from Rosler to Warburton to Smith.
     
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    Darvo Has a lot to say

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    You wouldn't have been considered ... you're over qualified.
     
  7. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    arctic rime Just doesn't shut up

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    Hes well versed in the third division to , which may help in the future.
     
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  9. Jonzy54

    Jonzy54 Just doesn't shut up

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    Funny you should say that but having once again not been selected for Southgate’s squad I have informed him I do not wish to be considered for any future International squads.
     
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  10. Knocker Lite

    Knocker Lite Senior Member

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    Good appointment is Smith in a round about way they dropped on the right bloke for the job.
     
  11. Incognito

    Incognito Senior Member

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    There have been lots of up and coming managers who don't make the step up when moving to a bigger club. We've had a few of those. Interesting to see how this pans out. Nothing against Smith but still hope there's a good few years of misery for the second ****ty claret and blue half. All together now, mind the gap, mind the gap, aston villa...
     
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  12. Incognito

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    From the BP: "Dean Smith's trusted right hand man Richard O'Kelly is set to join the new manager's Aston Villa backroom staff." Maybe JT needs to bring in his own "trusted right hand man"...Shouldn't your "trusted right hand man" be the assistant manager?
    Gonna be interesting to see how the dynamics of this all works out.
     
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  13. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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  14. Jim Bowen

    Jim Bowen Just doesn't shut up

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    That's what Swansea said as well, the reality is it's all a load of nonsense, it helps to a certain degree but ultimately it comes down to the manager. Swansea quickly went from good footballing team with a great setup to hoof it and hope after a couple of poor appointments, the setup behind the scenes didn't help them when Clement was sending them out to defend for 90mins. Brentford will drop like a stone unless they get another manager as good as Smith.
     
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  15. 306NOTOUT

    306NOTOUT Just doesn't shut up

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    FA7EF5CB-7D12-42C5-85AB-A0E92E2F6444.png Ha ha ha he’s a blues fan

    Well done Penk for finding this on Twitter
     
  16. Scott in the Sand

    Scott in the Sand Has a lot to say

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    DEAN SMITH HAD A DREAM
    A USELESS ****ING TEAM
    A BUNCH OF ****ERS AND A PROBLEM WITH FFP
    PLUS TERRYS BACK
    HE’LL SOON GET THE SACK
    WE’RE ASTON VILLA
    WE’RE ****ING CACK
     
  17. Ginger Chimp

    Ginger Chimp Just doesn't shut up

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    ****ing priceless!
     
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  18. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    Love it :D:D:D:eek:
     
  19. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    Love it
     
  20. ShropshireLad

    ShropshireLad Just doesn't shut up

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    It said in the paper that he was a Villa fan.
     
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    I’m not sure if it’s real or fake but it’s wound the ****ers up on my Facebook
     
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  22. Frank Lincoln

    Frank Lincoln Just doesn't shut up

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    And mine - its Armageddon...
     
  23. NavyWolf

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    Amen to this! Absolutely spot on!
     
  24. wolvesaywe

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    Villa Talk is its usual laugh to read. In a matter of days they've gone from assuming Thierry Henry was a shoe in for the job to getting excited that Richard O'Kelly is joining as assistant to Smith.
     
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  25. Don Corleone

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    Made my day :D
     
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  26. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    Mind the Gap
    Mind the Gap
    Aston Villa
     
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    Ercall Wolves Just doesn't shut up

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    A
    Absolutely brilliant
     
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  28. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    Who are Villa
    Do they play football?
    Which league?







    Mind the Gap
     
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    JadeWolf Just doesn't shut up

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  30. S G Wolves

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    They have to go up this season. They really do. Otherwise they will crash big time... for a long long time!
     
  31. OLDGOLD

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    So...they appoint a blues fan. They must have spent to cancel Bruce's contract. Terry won't be cheap. They are off the pace, and may feel they need to spend in January. There were rumblings over FFP last year, and bear in mind figures are submitted in March. I would like to hope the powers that be are keeping a close watch on them. Perish the thought that they should also cultivate links with an agent.

    I hope they fit in obscurity for a good few more years yet.
     
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  32. Sunny Wolverhampton

    Sunny Wolverhampton Just doesn't shut up

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    Mind your wife mind your wife Aston Villa, Terrys a ****** every ****ing day
     
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  33. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    I hope they crash and burn
    Mind the Gap
     
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    Happy anniversary all
     
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  35. HowfenWolf

    HowfenWolf Just doesn't shut up

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    fixed it for you Geoff :D

    Mind your Wifes Gap.
     
  36. Edgmond Wolf

    Edgmond Wolf MolMix Poster of the Season Runner Up 2011-2012

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    Pmsl I would have been banned if I risked that
    Love it :D:D:D:D
     
  37. GoldenHorseshoe

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    All together now.....
    "..a chastity belt nonny nonny,
    Chastity belt,
    but the cunning old ******* had fitted a yale":p
     
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    Are they calling for him to be sacked yet?
     
  39. xbomber

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    Where's that mad Villa fan who was on this thread previously? Just wondering how them being managed by a bluenose is going down?
     
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  40. northnorfolkwolf

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    Boy where did that year go? Just 2 months into the season and we were that good already! Loved that little overhead flick by Neves to set Jota on his way for the 2nd goal. What a season!!!!!! great memories that will live forever.
     

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