Transfer Suggestions

Discussion in 'The Transfer List' started by Burnsy, Apr 29, 2018.

  1. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Andreas Bjelland.

    Got a surname that lends itself to 'humour' on here.
    Rejected a contract at Brentford and leaving this summer as wants to pay in the PL and has interest according to SSN.
    Denmark international.
    Defender.
    Andy Scott connection no doubt.

    No actual rumours we are interested but not a stretch to think we may be...

    Interestingly Sky saying Brentford are looking at Wilmot as his replacement.
     
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  2. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    Good spot. Has a certain logic to it. I could see us signing both players, then loaning Wilmot to Brentford.
     
  3. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    We have enough Bjelland's on here. I don't want one in the team.
     
  4. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

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  5. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

  6. wingco

    wingco First Year Pro

    28 year old free transfer from the league below. Another season ahead of conceding 60+ goals
     
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  7. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Whilst I see your point...Ben Mee, Tarkowski, Duffy, Dunk, Lascelles, Schindler...all good CB's better than we have who have come from the league below. Theres likely more too, these were just off the top of my head.
     
  8. Carpster

    Carpster Reservist

    A left footed centre back whose going to the World Cup on a free. Ideal replacement for Britos.
     
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  9. hornetboy1

    hornetboy1 First Team

    Reading the comments on the Brentford website and speaking to a couple of Brentford fans I know, there is a distinct feeling that he's a solid Championship defender, but no more than that. He lacks pace is another thing that's been said.

    He seems to be another Prodl type to me. Not sure he will be an upgrade on what we have, so I'd be surprised if there was anything in this.
     
  10. lowerrous

    lowerrous Squad Player

    He's actually 29 (and 30 in a couple of months).
     
  11. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Surest sign yet that we are planning for the championship
     
  12. wingco

    wingco First Year Pro

    He's had serious injuries as well, so you can see why the club are so keen.

    This rumour is so underwhelming that it's bound to be true. Britos' replacement I'd imagine
     
  13. oxhey67

    oxhey67 Squad Player

    Before anyone gets carried away, so far there is no rumour linking WFC to this player in ANY media outlets.

    It was pure speculation by Burnsy in the opening post.

    (Not the worst BTW Burnsy but some of the responses seem to assume a stronger tie than you linking a player who plays in a position a good number on this forum want strengthening, who wants to play in the EPL after rejecting contract offers from Brentford, where Andy Scott worked before coming here and he'd be on a free transfer.)
     
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  14. NorwegianOrn

    NorwegianOrn Academy Graduate

    He's half Norwegian, therefore it's a no from me.
     
  15. Hairyfrog

    Hairyfrog Squad Player

    Top half or bottom half?
     
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  16. muzz

    muzz First Year Pro

    Centre Half
     
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  17. Norwayhornet

    Norwayhornet Squad Player

    Half Noggy its a definite no from me
     
  18. folkestone orn

    folkestone orn Reservist

    He'll fit right-in with his injury record
     
  19. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! First Year Pro

    Championship level defender. Normally I'd be bang against this, but since it could mean our 9th choice centre back Mr Cholevas will no longer be needed, it's a yes from me
     
  20. Moose

    Moose First Team Captain

    Heavily linked to Leeds and a move to Bjelland Road.
     
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  21. Norwayhornet

    Norwayhornet Squad Player

    Good !
     
  22. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    What about Ki from Swansea?

    https://www.swanseacity.com/news/ki-says-thank-you

    Leaving them on a bosman. When I was looking up passing stats in the PL to compare Doucoure with a couple of weeks back he ranked really highly. 5 years PL experience, got a bit of long shot on him. Saves letters on the shirt printing. What more would we want?
     
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  23. Jumbolina

    Jumbolina First Team

    I was thinking in the Southampton game what a waste of space he was. Get him onboard.
     
  24. oxhey67

    oxhey67 Squad Player

    I like watching Ki play, generally keeps it simple and pretty effective in what he does, but I can't imagine a first XI with him, Capoue and Hughes in it being dynamic enough over a season. They're all one paced despite other qualities.
     
  25. RookeryDad

    RookeryDad Squad Player

    Doesn't he have on his shirt: Ki S Y.

    Are we all secure enough in our masculinity to go with that?
     
  26. onion8837

    onion8837 Reservist

    Vydra likely to be sold by Derby according to the Telegraph. Just saying.
     
  27. Ray Knight

    Ray Knight First Year Pro

    Would luv Vydra back but never going to happen. Top scorer this season with 22 goals. Much better pedigree than Gray. Why did we get rid of him again? Still young and despite what others say about his time at WBA would cut it in the EPL given the right service.
     
  28. TripleH

    TripleH Academy Graduate

    Vydra only scored 5 away goals last season from open play so not sure he would solve our away day woes, bear in mind the quality of Championship defending and that they also play 23 away games in that div
     
  29. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Wouldn't mind Mitrovic.
     
  30. Carpster

    Carpster Reservist

    He was everything you needed in a forward against Derby. Should of scored with the header mind you.
     
  31. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    I suspect Fulham will take him permanently if they go up or Newcastle will take him back and try and make it work for him up there again.

    But if Fulham don’t go up and he’s made available...he’s better than what we have, can actually score goals and crucially, can play up front on his own. Could even trade him for one of ours maybe with Newcastle.
     
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  32. tonycotonstache

    tonycotonstache Reservist

    He is not there's to sell though is he.
     
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  33. luke_golden

    luke_golden Space Cadet

    He’ll also be able to replace Deeney as our certified “nutter” up front who loves a suspension.
     
  34. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    Difference is, Deeney just likes to play hard. I actually think Mitrovic has the ability and willingness to kill you and your family if needs be.
     
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