(Loaned out) Ben Wilmot

Discussion in 'The Team Bus' started by Smudger, May 26, 2018.

  1. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    I think what he was saying is that it was something ‘new’ to him at that level of football. Kyle Walker had played many games as CB in his breakthrough season at Sheffield United so it wasn’t a completely alien position for him.
    Would be interesting to hear or if someone could readers have whether Wilmot had played in CM at any point at Stevenage, be it youth level or first team. I can’t imagine we have just made this decision with nothing to base it on.
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  2. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Gomie is certainly the right winger.
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  3. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    It was Anya from Wycombe.

    Btw, if Foster gets injured, what are the odds we recall Ketchi?
  4. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    I realise you're being sarcastic, but I actually do know better than the coaching staff. It's been proven time and time again. The only reason I'm not our head coach is because I'm making shitloads out of computers.
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  5. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Will man eventually achieve immortality by translating himself into computer code?

    Apologies if you don’t work on that side of the business.
  6. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    I've already developed an interface for this sort of thing, but the government asked me to shut it down, because mankind just isn't evolved enough yet. I said I would, for now, but I might bring it out in the future, if I want to.
  7. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Your beta on WFC Forums is pretty successful, tbf.
  8. Jumbolina

    Jumbolina First Team

    Nonetheless there are numerous examples of players evolving position significantly over their careers (and not just to hide loss of pace). Remember that Kenny Burns nutter who played for Cloughie?
  9. Otter

    Otter Gambling industry insider

    Marcus Gayle came to us as a striker and then became a centre half
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  10. another_mrlizard

    another_mrlizard Squad Player

    The only bit I was being sarcastic about was wishing the fat gammon a nice weekend.

    I know you know better, because I created you that way back in BWL days, before I lost the password and you went rogue.
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  11. Squibba

    Squibba Predictor Choker 14/15

    Yeah but it's not like he's suddenly unlearnt how to play centre back..
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  12. And Wilf Rostron came to us as a winger before making the left-back spot his own.
  13. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Fixed for you.
  14. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    You did create me, then I went back in time and created you, on MSN.
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  15. Sort of OK

    Sort of OK First Year Pro

    I'm glad someone got it, thanks RD.
  16. another_mrlizard

    another_mrlizard Squad Player

    Okay, bye Felicia.

    Ah yes, the ignore list, or Coward's Way as it is more commonly known.
  17. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

  18. nornironhorn

    nornironhorn Administrator Staff Member

  19. simpleMASH

    simpleMASH Reservist

    Why? He’s not looked at all out of his depth in either of his games against premier league opposition. Give him more game time here.
  20. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    Big pressure on the lad to walk into a relegation battle....

    EDIT: Nothing on WFC official twitter page yet.
  21. davisp2

    davisp2 Reservist

    Confirmed on Sky Sports
  22. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Di Marzo says loan with an option to purchase. Baffling. Though almost certainly nonsense.

    Hope we have guarantees about his playing time.
  23. Teide1

    Teide1 Squad Player

    This is a strange one, why risk him last night and then ship him out today, he looks a natural and a great prospect, I look
    forward to seeing him play again for us next season!
  24. Aberystwyth_Hornet

    Aberystwyth_Hornet Squad Player

    I have no issues with him getting experience abroad, so long as he plays. If it gets chalobah closer to match fitness it's win win. Hopefully not long term deal though!
  25. Just looked at the Serie A table, Udinese are in the 'at risk' mix. I guess we are sending some squad players to help them get out and stay out of trouble.
  26. Vicarage Road

    Vicarage Road Reservist

    This mad club makes me laugh
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  27. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    Explains why they gave him a run out. Put him in the shop window for papa Pozzo. Throw the spurs game in the process, but, hey, healthy loan fee Incoming $$$$$
  28. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    Strange that the club haven't said any official ..
  29. Jumbolina

    Jumbolina First Team

    Daft. Just when he was beginning to get some game time.
  30. nornironhorn

    nornironhorn Administrator Staff Member

  31. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    Weird as ****.
  32. wfc78

    wfc78 Academy Graduate

    Just been interviewed on Sky Sports. Said it was too good an opportunity to turn down and will help him get to where he wants to be a year from now. Keen to get 90 minutes regularly in a top league.
  33. wfc78

    wfc78 Academy Graduate

    And that the opportunity just came up today.
  34. simpleMASH

    simpleMASH Reservist

    Well I hope he plays loads, looks class and comes back in the summer ready to play regularly for us. Will be disappointed if, having finally signed a promising young centre back, we go and get rid after just a few months (and a handful of accomplished displays!)
  35. Ágætis Byrjun

    Ágætis Byrjun Reservist

    Fair enough, Ben. I think we'll regret that when we're lining up with Mapps and Britos when crisis hits.

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