(1) Heurelho Gomes

Discussion in 'The Team Bus' started by Meister, Feb 2, 2017.

  1. He's hinted before he's interested in doing something in player agency
     
  2. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    I think he has a different career path in mind.
     
  3. HeurelhoGomesBaby

    HeurelhoGomesBaby Academy Graduate

    NOOOOOOO!!!
    #pray4gomestostayatwatfordforever
     
  4. nornironhorn

    nornironhorn Administrator Staff Member

    Absolutely fantastic player in his first two seasons with us, not so good last year (not awful though!)

    Definitely time to replace him as number 1 but sad he doesn't get a proper send off

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  5. Ágætis Byrjun

    Ágætis Byrjun First Year Pro

    I think this will also have a massive effect on Richarlison. Gomes is like his dad here.
     
  6. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Can't Britos adpot him? They're neighbours.
     
  7. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    And Mrs Gomes?
     
  8. I Blame Bassett

    I Blame Bassett Squad Player

    Is married to Heurelho?
     
  9. PhilippineOrn

    PhilippineOrn First Team

    His mistress?
     
  10. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    If he leaves I'll sign up to Twitter just to send him a nice message.

    One of the Pozzo era Hall of Famers
     
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  11. fan

    fan slow toaster

    according to his Instagram he proudly voted for a facsist this weekend. good for him!
     
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  12. Hornet4ever

    Hornet4ever WFC Forums Last Man Standing Winner 2018/2019

  13. BusheyOrn

    BusheyOrn First Year Pro

    Clive would be interested in that article re the politics.
    I believe he had a thread on that early season
     
  14. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    https://www.watfordfc.com/teams/first-team/big-interview-gomes-retirement-plans-cup-aspirations-more

    Looks like Gomes is going to hang up his gloves at the end of this season. He'll be a bit of a loss around the place as he's such a big personality. Very good keeper and I'll personally miss his OTT goal celebrations.

    He was an integral part of our promotion team and establishing Watford as a Premier League club.

    Hopefully he'll get to play in one more game towards the end of the season, may even play him on Saturday!!
     
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  15. Harrow Orn

    Harrow Orn Squad Player

    "The club didn’t sign me to play, they signed me to be their player. In my contract it doesn’t say that I have to play. When I am not playing they are still paying me, so I have to respect the club."

    What an outstanding attitude. Legend without a doubt.
     
  16. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    You'd have to think that sort of article in the programme, and the club going to the trouble of promoting it in advance, suggests they expect Saturday to be his last home game for us. If it is I hope people recognise it.
     
  17. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    A last game in the cup final at Wembley eh!?

    As said above excellent experienced keeper.
     
  18. Knight GT

    Knight GT Predictor extraordinaire 2013/14

    I love HG but I feel as though Foster should play in this. Foster has been outstanding this season and feel as though we should give ourselves the best chance possible. Hopefully HG can play the last home game of the season
     
  19. EB Hornet

    EB Hornet Reservist

    I'm normally quite sentimental about these things, so part of me thinks play him all the way to the final, but the other part of me thinks play the best team (the best team based on JG judgement that is).

    As for next season, surely Bachman and Dahlberg are good enough as back up, competing to impress as the number two choice. Saves us money in wages for another player upgrade elsewhere.
     
  20. Nice interview on the fishal site

    If he does retire in the summer I'd like to see him inducted into the hall of fame at the end of season nosh up
     
  21. kVA

    kVA Reservist

  22. Smudger

    Smudger Messi's Mad Coach Staff Member

  23. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Academy Graduate

    Last game for us?
     
  24. The uninformed

    The uninformed Academy Graduate

    That's what I thought. The reaction seemed a bit OTT for last game at the Vic which is what most commentators seemed to think. I reckon that was his last game and Ben will play in the SF and (if we get there) final now. But if that is the case I think he should be given another league game at home towards the end of the season
     
  25. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Sub him on 5 minutes from the end of the West Ham game when we're already 3-0 up.
     
  26. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    I'm sure they be considering something like that if the match isn't close in a game crucial to securing 11th spot.
     
  27. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    And then sub Steve Palmer on with 4 mins to go.
     
  28. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    I couldn't believe it when I saw GT had allowed SP to run out with the keeper shirt on in that game vs Muff, and play in goal for the first minute or so. Great times.
     
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  29. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Likewise when we saw Bonham running out.

    Assumed the half time goalie had pitch invaded.
     
  30. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Academy Graduate

    If we have nothing to play for then why not start Dahlberg and bring Gomes on! Obviously I hope that means us in the final and clear of 8th rather than adrift of 7th and/or a Brighton/Wolves final!
     
  31. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Maybe just copy Mazzarri and end the season with 2 keepers on the bench? Everyone gets a go.
     

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