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Kovacic giving up, looks for move to a lesser club

Read today that he's not even bothering to train with the team anymore, presumably because he has trouble with keeping up with the pace of Real's sessions.

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post #2 of 49 (permalink) Old August 7th, 2018, 06:15
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Like I said, this next generation of Croatian footballers is going to be weak. They will be living in the shadow of Serbia's golden generation
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Feel sorry for Kovacic. Has to play behind the best midfielder in the world right now for club and NT. No wonder he's trying to leave. Real Madrid are desperate to hold on to him which demonstrates how important they think he is.
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Like I said, this next generation of Croatian footballers is going to be weak. They will be living in the shadow of Serbia's golden generation
You really think hyphen is the guy to get behind?

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Feel sorry for Kovacic. Has to play behind the best midfielder in the world right now for club and NT. No wonder he's trying to leave. Real Madrid are desperate to hold on to him which demonstrates how important they think he is.
Didn't realize De Bruyne plays for Real. Wow-wa-wee-wah. Ver nice!

Him and Modric can go join the seljaci at Inter so they can get relegated together and retire from football so they can join Thompson's Nazi band.
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You really think hyphen is the guy to get behind?
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Like I said, this next generation of Croatian footballers is going to be weak. They will be living in the shadow of Serbia's golden generation
WEAK = Serb mentality in war and football
Living in the shadows of the golden generation you know what it feels like

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I think Kovacic had plenty of opportunity to shine under Zidane, but REAL has the worlds best mid field 3 over the last 3/4 years so the lad needs to go somewhere where he will given a regular stating position. I still think he can become a top top player. The Duke/Modric's assessment of his talent is that he's a future Golden Ball winner.
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I think Kovacic had plenty of opportunity to shine under Zidane, but REAL has the worlds best mid field 3 over the last 3/4 years so the lad needs to go somewhere where he will given a regular stating position. I still think he can become a top top player. The Duke/Modric's assessment of his talent is that he's a future Golden Ball winner.
Someone should tell this guy that Zidane left Real before the world cup started

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Usually I'd admit my bias when dealing with Croatian stuff but Modric has been hailed as the best mid right now from pretty much everyone. Golden ball winner ffs. If that bothers you than well that's your problem.
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Kova is set to join Chelsea on a 1 year loan deal.

https://www.managingmadrid.com/2018/...ea-rumors-2018

He won CLs with RM playing big parts starting in wins away at PSG, home vs Bayern...also playing a number of Classicos as well.

THe sky is the limit for him. But at RM right now, he is behind the world's best midfield Luka Modric, and they have the great Toni Kroos, Caseimiro, Asencio, its a log jam.

PS-watch him toy with the hapless opponents.

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Kova is set to join Chelsea on a 1 year loan deal.

https://www.managingmadrid.com/2018/...ea-rumors-2018

He won CLs with RM playing big parts starting in wins away at PSG, home vs Bayern...also playing a number of Classicos as well.

THe sky is the limit for him. But at RM right now, he is behind the world's best midfield Luka Modric, and they have the great Toni Kroos, Caseimiro, Asencio, its a log jam.

PS-watch him toy with the hapless opponents.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICPkmdidR6c
... the hapless opponents being the might EE Galacticos another golden generation - golden in not qualifying for major tournaments and underachievment for their country
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... the hapless opponents being the might EE Galacticos another golden generation - golden in not qualifying for major tournaments and underachievment for their country



PS so whatever happened to that hyphenated hack? Wasn't he supposed to be at Barca or Real Madrid by now we were told? Last I saw him he got "eagled" and on the early flight out of Russia....but at least he go to watch from the comfort of his couch his idols Luka, Rakitic, Mandzo, Perisic and co win 6 games at the very same tourney....
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Sarri plays 4-3-3.

Kante, Jorginho

Then 1 from Cesc, Kovacic, Barkley

Not exactly guaranteed anything

If no other reporting existed on Trump/Russia, the fact that the FBI started a CI investigation to determine whether or not the sitting president of the US was either comprised by or an agent of Russia, it would be the biggest political story...ever.

Soros is very, very rich and funds every SJW-cause imaginable. Those are facts, not a conspiracy.

I agree with him that this was a total setup
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Sarri plays 4-3-3.

Kante, Jorginho

Then 1 from Cesc, Kovacic, Barkley

Not exactly guaranteed anything
Modric, Kroos, Caseimiro, Asencio are gods to those hacks. Cesc was last good like in 2007.

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Sarri plays 4-3-3.

Kante, Jorginho

Then 1 from Cesc, Kovacic, Barkley

Not exactly guaranteed anything

I think this leaves the door open for Kante to leave for PSG and Mateo to play deeper box to box role alongside Jorginho/or Kante, Mateo is not an AM, Cesk and Barkley play more advanced roles for Chelski.

At RM KOvacic always was subbed to play for Casemiro/Modric or Kroos, never more advanced so I would think Chelsea identified this and that Sarri will utilise him in such a role.
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Kante won't leave this Summer.

If no other reporting existed on Trump/Russia, the fact that the FBI started a CI investigation to determine whether or not the sitting president of the US was either comprised by or an agent of Russia, it would be the biggest political story...ever.

Soros is very, very rich and funds every SJW-cause imaginable. Those are facts, not a conspiracy.

I agree with him that this was a total setup
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Chelsea won't sell Kante, he's their best player and doesn't want to leave.

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