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  1. Gareth Barry is a very overrated footballer. He’s a good player, no doubt about that. He’s not, however, one of the best midfielders in England, although yes, he probably is one of the best English midfielders. His transfer to Manchester City this week has got me thinking on two levels: The transfer in general. Spurs […]
  2. With the Summer transfer merry-go-round nearly upon us, and the red tops already going into overdrive, it’s the time of year where we, as fans, think about what players we’d like to see join our club. After a couple of seasons with very high player turnover (April 08 – March 09: 14 players in, April […]
  3. I think it’s fair to say that things haven’t yet worked out at Spurs for David Bentley. He came into a team that slumped massively and could barely string three passes together. Given that possession football is one of the main strengths of his game, it didn’t bode well. Not only this, but he was […]
    • WindyCOYS
    • 5 minute read
    • 14th April 2009 at 08:21
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  4. How things have changed since Harry arrived. The management structure, the backroom staff, the way the fans are now generally ‘in the loop’, the added swearing on the touchline, and, not least, the players. During the January transfer window, Redknapp was a real tinker-man, bringing in five players: Jermain DefoeWilson PalaciosCarlo CudiciniPascal ChimbondaRobbie Keane However, […]
    • WindyCOYS
    • 4 minute read
    • 4th April 2009 at 19:18
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