[SIGNED loan] Andre Carrillo

Discussion in 'The Transfer List' started by tonycotonstache, Jul 16, 2017.

  1. Dusbero

    Dusbero First Year Pro

    One would call him 'a beast' on Fifa.
  2. NathWFC

    NathWFC Squad Player

    5 star weak foot and 4 star skills too. I really don't think we can afford to miss out on such a FIFA player.
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  3. Doc0075

    Doc0075 Academy Graduate

    I don't play FIFA so I'm out.
  4. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    Breaking image of ITK Jim feverishly researching Carillo and working out a reply to SLB.

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  5. sea hornet

    sea hornet Academy Graduate

    I bar I was a beast on FIFA look at the state of him when he was at us
  6. sea hornet

    sea hornet Academy Graduate

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  7. Harris

    Harris Reservist

    This isn't entirely true or fair as he was suspended for almost an entire season by Sporting in 15/16. He started 36 games the season before, so it's only really one season at Benfica that he's not been picked when available.
    Must admit I do think some people are going completely over the top with their reactions to him though, especially on Twitter you'd think he's Messi.
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  8. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    Absolute beast
  9. Will tear up this league
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  10. Ray Knight

    Ray Knight Academy Graduate

    Just like Niang...!
  11. WatfordTalk

    WatfordTalk Squad Player

    Carillo my wayward son, there'll be peace when you are done...
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  12. cthulhu

    cthulhu Keyboard Warrior Staff Member

    I think this is true of a lot of wingers. Honestly think they are a different breed. Something about running fast, being flashy and not wanting to pass so the team can score - I think there is mental block to making a good pass, they want people to look at them and their dazzling skill not see someone else get all the glory and score
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  13. cthulhu

    cthulhu Keyboard Warrior Staff Member

    Marco Silva doing the same, this is beautiful, it is. English cubes eaten with onions.

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  14. cthulhu

    cthulhu Keyboard Warrior Staff Member

    Think it may even be a Haiku?
  15. Cassetti's Beard

    Cassetti's Beard Squad Player

    I'm looking forward to the response.
  16. cthulhu

    cthulhu Keyboard Warrior Staff Member

    Well maybe it's kind of 5,7,5 morae/on if the first and last 5 words are said quickly
  17. Oscar calling

    Oscar calling Squad Player

    Will become a legend.
  18. Ágætis Byrjun

    Ágætis Byrjun Academy Graduate

    OK I'm a football nerd who's read every World Soccer magazine for the last 15 years so... I particularly love their Talent Scout feature and they were raving about Carillo when he was with Alianza Lima. Some thought he was the best young player in South America. Extremely fast and skilful winger but time has shown him to be a petulant little ****. I think he's decent to bring on as a sub to run at tired defences, as Benfica have done. I'd assume he's our second priority to Lazar Markovic. Likely to be another Ibarbo, though...

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  19. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    @reids - does this check out?
  20. Unhappy bunny

    Unhappy bunny Squad Player

    Come back Cally and show them how a proper winger works!
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  21. reids

    reids Squad Player

    Pretty much, I don't think I've ever seen him play so can't comment on his ability but I do remember he was VERY highly rated during his time at Sporting. When he revealed he wasn't going to renew his contract at Sporting there was a huge amount of interest over who he'd join and people were somewhat surprised he re-joined another Portuguese team (people were expecting him to join a "big" club like PSG etc). Like the guy above said, I've also heard things about his attitude and if was just joining another Portuguese team then I imagine he wouldn't renew at Sporting due to either money or a falling out which *may* reinforce that....
  22. lutonh8a

    lutonh8a Reservist

    Signed him on FIFA he is absolutely rapid.
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  23. Ghost of Barry Endean

    Ghost of Barry Endean Squad Player

    I think this is Silva's gameplan. Troy's head is a cube. Complement with spanish/portuguese onions.
  24. Supertommymooney

    Supertommymooney First Year Pro

    For Bournemouth or Palace?
  25. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    24 hours and counting, Kieren.

    Getting information on **** you don't have a clue about, especially after Billy Bigmouthing about it, is no doubt hard.
  26. BigRossLittleRoss

    BigRossLittleRoss Squad Player

    Good FIFA card but inconclusive because EA Sports don't have a category rating for ' hounding down the keeper '....

    .... just pointless stats about pace , dribbling , shooting etc etc bla bla bla.
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  27. fuzzy73

    fuzzy73 Reservist

    Turned us down according to this mornings ABola

  28. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    If one thing is crystal clear from that article they really like the word 'incarnate' in Portugal.
  29. Ray Knight

    Ray Knight Academy Graduate

    It's a Roman Catholic country and features in the Mass so they rather like that word as it is archaic, so nobody knows what it means anymore and sounds impressive. I reckon we now need to kick this guy into the long grass if working with Silva makes no difference. Seems vastly over-hyped, could have a bad attitude, has not being playing for largely non-football reasons and so it is a big no from me. I'd rather keep Amrabat as this guy just seems like trouble. COYHS
  30. However if he signs he will be brilliant and it will be a major transfer coup !!
  31. Ray Knight

    Ray Knight Academy Graduate

    Just been reported that Silva spoke to him and he's adamant he does not want to come.
  32. CaveManHornet

    CaveManHornet First Year Pro

    Good, didn't want him anyways... I'd rather have Berghuis
  33. Optimistichornet

    Optimistichornet Penguin Assassin

    Lol really doubt we were ever interested. Seems like paper talk to me.
  34. Burnsy

    Burnsy Reservist

    I'd rather not buy this guy but still sell Amrabat.
  35. if whatever his name is not good enough for whatever team he plays for then he's not good enough for us
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