2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Page 15 of 40 Previous  1 ... 9 ... 14, 15, 16 ... 27 ... 40  Next

Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by rincon on Sun Dec 09, 2018 12:53 pm

@Helmer wrote:
@rincon wrote:Eh City was clearly the better team on the first half but then came out completely stiffled on the second one. That was Chelsea's. The 1-0 was lucky, the 2-0 deserved.

exactly, they defended with all their hearts before they took the lead. City did play brilliantly but were not prepared to handle any Chelsea attack. All Pep concentrated was about pressing and attack.
And after Chelseas goal they were completely shaken and it felt like they underestimated Chelsea a bit. Where as Chelsea were clearly prepared and well instructed to absorb pressure and defend as long as possible without conceding.  

Yes. It was telling how unprepared they were for counters with how easily Chelsea cut through.

This is what makes me anxious as a fan when my team commits too much to possession and only attack, you can be completely exposed in a second. Mancini looks like he might be guilty of this with the NT. I prefer to "manage" different phases of the game differently with more balance, which City totally lacked.

This was new by Sarri and it's funny that this is how finally beats Pep. With Napoli (and Chelsea earlier) it was: playing Madrid or City? fuck it we'll play with the same all out conviction as if we played Bologna... and they would lose.

rincon
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Posts : 12692
Join date : 2012-06-07

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Helmer on Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:19 pm

@rincon wrote:
@Helmer wrote:
@rincon wrote:Eh City was clearly the better team on the first half but then came out completely stiffled on the second one. That was Chelsea's. The 1-0 was lucky, the 2-0 deserved.

exactly, they defended with all their hearts before they took the lead. City did play brilliantly but were not prepared to handle any Chelsea attack. All Pep concentrated was about pressing and attack.
And after Chelseas goal they were completely shaken and it felt like they underestimated Chelsea a bit. Where as Chelsea were clearly prepared and well instructed to absorb pressure and defend as long as possible without conceding.  

Yes. It was telling how unprepared they were for counters with how easily Chelsea cut through.

This is what makes me anxious as a fan when my team commits too much to possession and only attack, you can be completely exposed in a second. Mancini looks like he might be guilty of this with the NT. I prefer to "manage" different phases of the game differently with more balance, which City totally lacked.

This was new by Sarri and it's funny that this is how finally beats Pep. With Napoli (and Chelsea earlier) it was: playing Madrid or City? fuck it we'll play with the same all out conviction as if we played Bologna... and they would lose.

well the great Pep himself altered the approach when he faced Liverpool a Anfield this season and it worked. So the blind followers of Pep realised that Pep also had to change his own methods when he faced Liverpool Laughing

Well that is what I like about Klopp. He is stubborn about player selection and substitutions. But over the years at Liverpool, he has evolved and tweaks the tactics a bit to manage the game. This season he is trying to find the right balance between his heavy metal and careful game management.

Helmer
Fan Favorite
Fan Favorite

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 8696
Join date : 2012-08-15

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Helmer on Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:56 pm

Newcastle managed to concede in the last minute of the game :facepalm:

Helmer
Fan Favorite
Fan Favorite

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 8696
Join date : 2012-08-15

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Sina on Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:13 am



name other instances that comes to mind

finished Torres -->D.Costa

Carroll-->Van Der Sar

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 22303110

"Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending."
Spoiler:
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Lucas102018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Vagi122018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 168477102018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Calma102018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 I44.servimg.:I'munoriginal:2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 ZRXInyB2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 373298102018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Xowen102018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Trolldolski2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Market_15514_13904296352018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Mike1102018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Michael-jackson-dance-smiley-emoticon
Sina
Sina
Fan Favorite
Fan Favorite

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 8995
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by M99 on Fri Dec 14, 2018 8:52 am

Huntelaar-->Zlatan

_________________
#JUSTICE42018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Lulcas112018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Images?q=tbn:ANd9GcR1Qm5HNgjLaUFoxTrAByV_TPaXaTm9kcWgsyrtiDOv7FlsWYRB2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Zidane2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Smurff2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Ghelyon2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Hungry_boy2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Lol-sign

Invisible Smilies 2012. Join the campaign.
M99
M99
Ballon d'Or Contender
Ballon d'Or Contender

Club Supported : AC Milan
Posts : 27665
Join date : 2011-06-06
Age : 96

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by urbaNRoots on Fri Dec 14, 2018 9:28 am

From Giroud to Lacazette/Aubameyang, I'm in tears just writing this.
urbaNRoots
urbaNRoots
First of his name

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 16331
Join date : 2011-08-11

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Jay29 on Sat Dec 15, 2018 12:46 pm

City playing Everton right now. Richarlison just missed a great chance to put Everton ahead.

Teams:

Ederson; Walker, Otamendi, Laporte, Delph; Fernandinho, B. Silva, Gundogan; Mahrez, Jesus, Sane

Pickford; Keane, Mina, Zouma; Coleman, Gomes, Sigurdsson, Digne; Bernard, Richarlison; Calvert-Lewin
Jay29
Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 18147
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 26

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Jay29 on Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:02 pm

Richarlison has missed two great chances. Now Walcott has missed one...

City haven't been at their best. Feel like they could have dropped points had Everton's finishing been better.
Jay29
Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 18147
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 26

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by iftikhar on Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:32 pm

@Jay29 wrote:Richarlison has missed two great chances. Now Walcott has missed one...

City haven't been at their best. Feel like they could have dropped points had Everton's finishing been better.
Lost 3-1, as expected. Never count on Neverton.
iftikhar
iftikhar
Fan Favorite
Fan Favorite

Club Supported : Liverpool
Posts : 8433
Join date : 2011-06-06
Age : 47

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Jay29 on Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:55 pm

Can't think of a team in the PL I dislike more than Burnley.

They've no players worth talking about and park the bus every game, yet still can't take any points off the big teams. Their lack of ambition is disgusting.

Imaging parking it all game vs Spurs and conceding in the 91st minute ffs. :facepalm:
Jay29
Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 18147
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 26

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by The Demon of Carthage on Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:04 pm

@urbaNRoots wrote:From Giroud to Lacazette/Aubameyang, I'm in tears just writing this.

Strictly speaking about the PL, I would say Arsenal going from Giroud to Lacazette and Auba is easily one of the biggest upgrades in one position we've witnessed over the last decade.

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Dbypvv10
•Proud fan of the biggest and most prestigious club in the world•
El Rey de Europa
The Demon of Carthage
The Demon of Carthage
First Team
First Team

Club Supported : Real Madrid
Posts : 4304
Join date : 2015-01-25

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by The Demon of Carthage on Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:07 pm

BTW, I'm curious to see if Jose will do everything he can to beat Liverpool or will he roll over just so City won't stay first.

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Dbypvv10
•Proud fan of the biggest and most prestigious club in the world•
El Rey de Europa
The Demon of Carthage
The Demon of Carthage
First Team
First Team

Club Supported : Real Madrid
Posts : 4304
Join date : 2015-01-25

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Unique on Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:12 pm

@The Demon of Carthage wrote:BTW, I'm curious to see if Jose will do everything he can to beat Liverpool or will he roll over just so City won't stay first.
Jose will put 11 men behind the ball and hope to nick a goal from a corner and the worst part is he will get it Very Happy Very Happy

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Landsc10
Unique
Unique
BOSS MAN

Club Supported : Liverpool
Posts : 15336
Join date : 2015-01-19
Age : 44

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by BarrileteCosmico on Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:25 pm

Eriksen with one of those goals that may not be that flashy but win you 4th spot trophies. Clutch.

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 TRAPOBIELSA
BarrileteCosmico
BarrileteCosmico
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : River Plate
Posts : 23992
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by El Gunner on Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:40 pm

@Jay29 wrote:Can't think of a team in the PL I dislike more than Burnley.

They've no players worth talking about and park the bus every game, yet still can't take any points off the big teams. Their lack of ambition is disgusting.

Imaging parking it all game vs Spurs and conceding in the 91st minute ffs. :facepalm:


Sounds more Spursy than anything else.

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Jon_sn10
El Gunner
El Gunner
An Oakland City Warrior

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 13904
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 22

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Nishankly on Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:30 am

@The Demon of Carthage wrote:BTW, I'm curious to see if Jose will do everything he can to beat Liverpool or will he roll over just so City won't stay first.


It'll be a 0-0 or a 1-1 unless godforsaken they win lmao. We just can't seem to get one over Mourinho, always gets a result against us.
Nishankly
Nishankly
Spicy Curry

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 16969
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Hapless_Hans on Sun Dec 16, 2018 8:48 am

@Nishankly wrote:
@The Demon of Carthage wrote:BTW, I'm curious to see if Jose will do everything he can to beat Liverpool or will he roll over just so City won't stay first.


It'll be a 0-0 or a 1-1 unless godforsaken they win lmao. We just can't seem to get one over Mourinho, always gets a result against us.


Exactly. Everytime before the Liverpool-Utd derby these days people act as if Utd stand no chance. This is not supported by evidence. And contrary to what Mourinho wants everyone to believe, this is still a star-studded, ultra-expensive team full of quality.
They always show up for this game in some way or another, and Mourinho's Utd has far less problems showig up for big games than it has for the smaller teams.
Don't think Klopp has managed to beat Mourinho yet in the PL.
I'm not sure he will this time.

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 600x337?v=1558166038000
Hapless_Hans
Hapless_Hans
Ballon d'Or Contender
Ballon d'Or Contender

Club Supported : FC Bayern
Posts : 27105
Join date : 2013-09-17

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Helmer on Sun Dec 16, 2018 12:23 pm

@Hapless_Hans wrote:
@Nishankly wrote:
@The Demon of Carthage wrote:BTW, I'm curious to see if Jose will do everything he can to beat Liverpool or will he roll over just so City won't stay first.


It'll be a 0-0 or a 1-1 unless godforsaken they win lmao. We just can't seem to get one over Mourinho, always gets a result against us.


Exactly. Everytime before the Liverpool-Utd derby these days people act as if Utd stand no chance. This is not supported by evidence. And contrary to what Mourinho wants everyone to believe, this is still a star-studded, ultra-expensive team full of quality.
They always show up for this game in some way or another, and Mourinho's Utd has far less problems showig up for big games than it has for the smaller teams.
Don't think Klopp has managed to beat Mourinho yet in the PL.
I'm not sure he will this time.

if we dont get too desperate and just try to control the game as much as possible, it will be better. Trying too hard can backfire, bz that I dont mean to say be defensive but attack with control as we have done till now in this season.

Helmer
Fan Favorite
Fan Favorite

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 8696
Join date : 2012-08-15

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Firenze on Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:29 pm

I am here like a man to take my punishment

just ask you to kindly not aim for the balls or my pretty face when you're pelting me with tomatoes

Hoping we'll somehow play far above what we've shown already this season even if its just for today but I'm expecting a completely cowardly performance and we still lose 2-0
Firenze
Firenze
the Bloody-Nine

Club Supported : AC Milan
Posts : 29204
Join date : 2012-04-25

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Hapless_Hans on Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:30 pm

Can't believe how the Sky guy just pronounced Hasenhüttl rofl rofl rofl rofl

_________________
2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 600x337?v=1558166038000
Hapless_Hans
Hapless_Hans
Ballon d'Or Contender
Ballon d'Or Contender

Club Supported : FC Bayern
Posts : 27105
Join date : 2013-09-17

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Nishankly on Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:45 pm

@Firenze wrote:I am here like a man to take my punishment

just ask you to kindly not aim for the balls or my pretty face when you're pelting me with tomatoes

Hoping we'll somehow play far above what we've shown already this season even if its just for today but I'm expecting a completely cowardly performance and we still lose 2-0


reverse jinx attempt nullified.
Nishankly
Nishankly
Spicy Curry

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 16969
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Jay29 on Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:53 pm

Think it's time we start asking questions of Emery's starting line-ups and how he sends his teams out.

It's baffling how we can be so bad, so consistently in the first halves of games.
Jay29
Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 18147
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 26

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Nishankly on Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:15 pm

Knew we shouldn't have lets Ings go ffs
Nishankly
Nishankly
Spicy Curry

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 16969
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Jay29 on Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:24 pm

Game 17. Still haven't lead at half-time...

Giving up a midfielder or an attacker so we can play XHAKA and Lichtsteiner in a back three is total nonsense. I'd rather we took a chance on a half-fit Koscielny and Monreal pairing than give up control/attacking threat against Southampton.

We'll probably bring Ramsey, Ozil and Lacazette on and turn the game around, but ffs, this is annoying.
Jay29
Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 18147
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 26

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Great Leader Sprucenuce on Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:27 pm

@Nishankly wrote:Knew we shouldn't have lets Ings go ffs


>>>>> Firmehno
Great Leader Sprucenuce
Great Leader Sprucenuce
Forum Legend
Forum Legend

Club Supported : PSG
Posts : 66453
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 29

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Nishankly on Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:28 pm

@Great Leader Sprucenuce wrote:
@Nishankly wrote:Knew we shouldn't have lets Ings go ffs


>>>>> Firmehno


No need to compare Strikers to B2B deep lying playmakers
Nishankly
Nishankly
Spicy Curry

Club Supported : Lyon
Posts : 16969
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III - Page 15 Empty Re: 2018/2019 Premier League Discussion Part III

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 15 of 40 Previous  1 ... 9 ... 14, 15, 16 ... 27 ... 40  Next

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum