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    James Maddison

    Apart from our investigation regarding the 13/14 season, what is people’s obsession with FFP? I agree that we’ll see a lot of outgoings this summer but that’s mainly due to having a bloated squad. We’ve spent £50m this summer not £200m! We’re a top half premier league team with wealthy owners who were in the CL QF the season before last and made record profit last year! Everton had a net spend of over £80m last season and they’re ok. Our net spend won’t be anywhere near that with our outgoings but it wouldn’t matter if it was
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    England at the World Cup Finals Quiz

    I just completed this quiz. My Score 80/100 My Time 96 seconds  
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    Aleksandar Dragovic

    I would have liked to keep Dragovic but let’s be honest we’ll be playing with 4 at the back again next season and Maguire and Evans are the first choice CB partnership. We aren’t going to spend £15m on a back up We do need one more as a back up but it won’t be Drago or anyone close to that price tag
  4. I really like this to be honest, If we’d have just had plain black with white stripes, most people would complain it was boring and unimaginative
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    Champions League 2017/18

    Will fully be supporting Liverpool tonight. Can’t understand people who would rather see Ramos, Ronaldo and Marcelo lift the trophy for the fourth time in five years over Milner, Robertson and Salah.
  6. ‘Pillar In View’
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    New season ticket/ card ?

    Mines looking quite frayed but I’ll treasure it as in the three years this one has lasted we’ve won the league and got to the QF of the Champions League A piece of the greatest period in this clubs history
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    The "do they mean us?" thread

    Yep and I picked up the JJB Yellow away shirt that day for £5 from the club shop! Anybody that moans about recent performances needs to think back to this time for perspective of how far we’ve come
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    Should we get rid of the "old guard"

    I think people on here and sat around me have been ridiculously harsh on Morgan on here but the past few weeks have been clear that his legs have gone. He actually played quite well the other night but everything was a bit last ditch and you just thought he was an accident waiting to happen. I fully expect Simpson and Morgan to be upgraded this summer to go with Fuchs and Huth leaving so our entire back 4 from the title win will be gone. I have a feeling Okazaki might also leave along with Mahrez which would mean in August only Vardy, Albrighton and Schmeichel would be left from that team It was inevitable but it would be the end of an era
  10. After Swansea last season I honestly thought we were gone. Was it 7 league games without a goal. This season has been the calmest in the last 7 years for sure
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    Summer 2018 Transfer Kitty

    I believe this will be one of the biggest summers of change in my memory, Puel will want to bring in his own players and twinned with the fact that Mahrez will definitely have left and Ndidi and Maguire are quite possible (not to mention Musa, Slimani, Ulloa, Kaspustka etc) he could be looking at £200m to spend just from incoming fees! Add to this that the likes of Simpson, Morgan and Fuchs are almost certainly going to be upgraded and the last remnants of the title winning side will be gone. Puel for whatever reason doesn’t seem to fancy Iborra or Silva that much. The jury’s still out on Nacho and that’s basically a whole new side. In fact if I had to put money on which of our first team players will more than likely be here on the first day of next season it’d be Vardy, Albrighton, Okazaki, James, Schmeichel and Chilwell. The rest you could argue have a decent chance they’ll either be forceably moved on or sold for big money
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    Ticket arrangements for Chelsea FA game (not ideal)

    Gutted! I fly to China that evening so will be travelling to Heathrow listening to it rather than being at the game, if itd been Friday, Saturday or Sunday lunch I could have made it
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    tickets for Sheffield

    Why is this on a Friday night?? Surely if they don't want a clash with the Tigers then Sunday afternoon would be better? Thanks to EMT another game I'll have to leave early
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    Peterborough Travel and Pubs

    I'm getting the trusted X4 Bus from Kettering to Peterborough. Setting off at 9.45 and getting in around 11am, Shouldn't be too bad on the way there but nearly 90mins on a bus after a day on the booze will not be great!!