[RUMOUR] Abdoulaye Doucoure

Discussion in 'The Transfer List' started by a19tgg, Jan 7, 2018.

  1. Markoa$

    Markoa$ Reservist

    Anybody who has a username named after Lil’Bow Wow is hard to believe. If you had a username that was properly British, like Mr. Smith, I would be far more inclined to believe you.
  2. Relegation Certs

    Relegation Certs Squad Player

    This is quite clearly a lie, but I'm going to cling to it like a crucifix.
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  3. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Were you at an Esso garage by any chance?
  4. FromDiv4

    FromDiv4 Reservist

    They won the World Cup in '66 don't you know....
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  5. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    Now I don't claim to be 'ITK' (unlike some around here) but one of my cousins recently escaped its owner's aquarium and took up residence in Doucoure's back garden. Unbeknownst to Watford's 'midfield maestro' my cousin overhead a few very interesting conversations. The main points I can confirm for now:
    • Doucoure speaks French on the phone most of the time.
    • He's had offers from PSG, Everton, West Ham, Liverpool and more surprisingly, Charlton.
    • His garden is ill-equipped to support the lifestyle of a young monotreme.
    • Abdoulaye is holding out in the hope of an offer from the club he supported as a boy: Hibernian.
    Again, I can only relay what my source told me, I am by no means ITK. Oh and make of it what you will obviously.
  6. His 14 hours a day snooze would certainly not be sustainable with some giant kicking his balls around the place - and the probable lack of crustaceans would play a big part too. And if he's a Queensland platypus, he probably doesn't appreciate having a cold cloaca...
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  7. Steve Leo Beleck

    Steve Leo Beleck Squad Player

    Heard the exact same thing reported on Spanish radio so could be some truth in it...
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  8. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    Leave this joke for Lizard. That's the only thing he contributes to this forum. Please don't take that away from him. #saveourlizard
  9. lowerrous

    lowerrous Squad Player

    PSG's signing of Paredes is now confirmed.

    Though I'm surprised to see that they're also still being heavily linked today with Gueye - and Gueye has suspiciously been left out of Everton's entire squad for their match tonight vs Huddersfield.

    Should Everton sell Gueye, any chance that they chuck a load of that cash at us for Doucoure, we accept, and Doucs is happy to go rejoin Sssnake?!
  10. Harrow Orn

    Harrow Orn Squad Player

    Snake wont be there after they lose 2-0 to huddersfield tonight, with both goals coming from set pieces. So thats not happening.
  11. BigRossLittleRoss

    BigRossLittleRoss Squad Player

    Has this **** not ****** off to PSG for 50 mill yet ?
  12. Ágætis Byrjun

    Ágætis Byrjun First Year Pro

    £26m accepted for Gueye.

    Wonder if Ssssnake will go for Doucoure?
  13. carboy98

    carboy98 First Year Pro

    Everton premium is 2x normal asking price, so that'll be £100,000,000 please Marco
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  14. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Exactly. I would agree that sliced bread remains better than rice.
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  15. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Really wouldn't suprise me if this happens and he's a toffee by the end of the day tomorrow.
  16. Rookery Refugee

    Rookery Refugee First Year Pro

    He's not leaving in this winter
  17. Jumbolina

    Jumbolina First Team

    If PSG buy Gueye and Paredes I guess that is the end of Doucoure’s dream move for the foreseeable future.
  18. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    I think they come in for him for £40m if Gueye moves. And we will reject it out of hand.

    It will almost certainly be a ‘Sky Sources’ type piece of news on the yellow ticker tape on SSN but no way does he go there IMO.
  19. kVA

    kVA Reservist

    Ready to kiss the Everton badge after banging in a first half hat trick against us on the 9th
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  20. Bowwow

    Bowwow Academy Graduate

    No mate in occupation road before the game..don’t know if it’s true. Just saying what he said....!
  21. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    It may be word what he said to you face to face, but any info without the Esso seal of authenticity is worthless.
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  22. Cassetti's Beard

    Cassetti's Beard First Team

    Is he/the club still faking his injury?
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  23. nornironhorn

    nornironhorn Administrator Staff Member

    Once again, tonight showed how badly we need him
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  24. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    Yes. Expect to see him on a whistle stop tour of top club car parks tomorrow, with his agent as he flutters his eyelashes for a last minute move to one of the under pressure bosses of underperforming, sleeping giants,
  25. Jumbolina

    Jumbolina First Team

    The performances with the stand ins continue to show how massively above their level he is. We are lucky to have him.
  26. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Does no-one find it even a little coincidental that he sat out nearly all of the last transfer window whilst encouraging a transfer in the french press and claiming 'injury'....and now the same is happening in the January window?
  27. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    I suppose it depends if you think the club made up his appendicitis and subsequent operation in the summer.
  28. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    I demand to see a Doctor's certificate at the least....
  29. Steve Leo Beleck

    Steve Leo Beleck Squad Player

    No, not really. He was playing in this transfer window until he was injured against Palace in a clash. He was standing with his leg planted, someone tripped Townsend and his full weight went onto Doucoure's knee, causing it to buckle. He then limped through the rest of the game, constantly trying to stretch out that leg as though something was wrong. He hasn't played since and Gracia says he's got a knee injury. Case closed.
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  30. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    And with our medical record a minor knock has probably turned into a full blown ligament tear!

    We never seem to rush anyone who has been injured back...
  31. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

  32. King Dev

    King Dev Squad Player

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  33. Supertommymooney

    Supertommymooney First Year Pro

    In the summer... right now I'd rather keep him and sell Pereyra
  34. Steve Leo Beleck

    Steve Leo Beleck Squad Player

    The person who "broke" that story is Darren Lewis from The Mirror who is generally hopeless.

    The way the original story reads is Sarri has suddenly realised he needs midfielders after last night's result and Doucouré was left out of our squad so must be on the move... 2+2=5
  35. davisp2

    davisp2 Reservist

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