[RUMOUR] Nicholas Opoku

Discussion in 'The Transfer List' started by hornetboy1, Jun 6, 2019.

  1. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    Seen a rumour that Nicholas Opoku will be coming over from Udinese to us on loan and Stuparevic will sign for Udinese.

    abodi only‏ @simple_abod 3m3 minutes ago
    #WatfordFC reports on Udine that Nicholas Opoku is in his way to become Watford CB on loan from udinese while Filip Stuparevi* is set to sign a new contract with #Udinese although he was expected on London

    abodi only‏ @simple_abod
    To all #WatfordFC fans who might need an opinion on Opoku ... he is young and can improve a lot ... I don't think Italian football is a good fit to him and I am honesty happy if he moves away after causing 4 plenty last season but who knows maybe he can find himself on London

    https://gh.networkofnews.com/ghana-...re-in-doubt-as-udinese-snap-up-rodrigo-becao/

    https://www.transfermarkt.co.uk/nicholas-opoku/profil/spieler/396516
     
    Last edited: Jun 6, 2019
  2. carboy98

    carboy98 First Year Pro

    Good back-up for Mariappa for the next few seasons
     
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  3. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    TBF "... he is young and can improve a lot ... I don't think Italian football is a good fit to him and I am honesty happy if he moves away ..." could have been written about any of us when we were that young.
    He sounds a real gem.
    Prefer Stuparevic.
     
  4. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    He actually sounds like a back up for the back ups.
     
  5. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    This is the next step that Gino promised us after the cup final disgrace.

    #together #imagineif
     
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  6. davisp2

    davisp2 Reservist

    Another cheap, useless defender who can’t get in the Udinese team. Ben Wilmot is surely a better option
     
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  7. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Per Wiki - "Opoku started his career with Kumasi Corner Babies, before moving to top tier club Berekum Chelsea."
    Sounds like he started very young and anyone with Chelsea on their CV can't be all bad. Would be playing for England now if he wasn't Ghanaian.
    Anyone can edit wiki though.
     
  8. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Kumasi Corner Babies r r rivels.
     
  9. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Sounds like a longer term feeder club. A breast-feeder club or formula ?
     
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  10. reids

    reids Squad Player

    Sounds just like the marquee defensive signing we're all after....
     
  11. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    Kumasi Corner Babies........isn't that our chant for Gomes?
     
  12. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

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  13. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    That's what Holebas calls all the other corner takers at the club because there're ****.
     
  14. Jumbolina

    Jumbolina First Team

    After the leaked 8m centre back offers you know the recruitment team will end up with this guy.
     
  15. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Plane ticket already booked for deadline day.
     
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  16. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Can’t hack it in Italy where solid CB play is a cornerstone of their game.

    Get him in Gino.
     
  17. Cassetti's Beard

    Cassetti's Beard First Team

    The summer of **** transfer rumours is in full-flow now
     
  18. Robert Peel

    Robert Peel Reservist

    What's his Belgian connection?
     
  19. wfcmoog

    wfcmoog Tinpot

    8m centre back should be unbeatable in the air.
     
  20. We’ve worked hard to secure tinpot status, great to see the club continues to value it so highly
     
  21. Happy bunny

    Happy bunny Cheered up a bit

    Shows good in tent
     
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  22. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Yes - I bet Opoku leaps.
    It's not the end of the world !
     
  23. Markoa$

    Markoa$ Reservist

    Udinese have supposedly signed a CB, so unfortunately there actually might be something in this.

    Well our run in the Prem has been great. Back to real football in the championship next season.
     
  24. Harrow Orn

    Harrow Orn Squad Player

    45 seconds into that video he pulls up with an injury. We're definitely signing him then.
     
  25. Arakel

    Arakel First Team

    What's a Poku?
     
  26. lowerrous

    lowerrous Squad Player

    Signing this guy would be a big "pok u" to all the naysayers around here.
     
  27. folkestone orn

    folkestone orn Reservist

    Should fit in well then.
     
  28. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    Joined Parma.
     
  29. lowerrous

    lowerrous Squad Player

    The guy they're signing, Rodrigo Becao from CSKA, at first glance seems to be exactly the type of CB we could do with at Watford as well. He's also Brazilian, so could have helped JP. A bit odd, and a bit disappointing. I can only wonder if he may have had issues getting a work permit.
     
  30. Op o ku ku ku push pineapple shake the tree
    Op o ku ku ku push pineapple grind coffee

    His song’s sorted
     
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  31. Steve Leo Beleck

    Steve Leo Beleck Squad Player

    Well if anyone's going to have the inside scoop on this, it'll definitely be an Arabic Watford/Udinese fan Twitter account with 290 followers. Deal done!

    Edit: I think this might qualify as the shittest ever rumour posted on here
     
  32. WillisWasTheWorst

    WillisWasTheWorst Reservist

    What? Have we been relegated because of our appalling Cup Final result?
     
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  33. Sahorn

    Sahorn Reservist


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  34. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

  35. simpleMASH

    simpleMASH Reservist

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