Russia2018 #JoieDeFoot - Xtratime Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old August 27th, 2016, 07:29 Thread Starter
BANNED!
Rising Star
 
Join Date: 09 2014
Teams: RWD Molenbeek - 1. FC Köln - Rotherham United FC
Posts: 863
Russia2018 #JoieDeFoot



... Wiki

+ Gibraltar ... away (10/10/2016) and home (31/08/2017) ... their recent results
Cyprus ... recent results
Estonia ... recent results
Greece ... recent results
BiH ... recent results
... and our recent results






Our FA preferred a younger manager ... who's more in touch with the current generation of players ... above all else, a manager that will work for peanuts ... #WilmotsOut and #MartinezIn ... also I'm very happy that Henry will join us and guide our strike force ... mainly because Wilmots was content to do fvck all about our young strikers that didn't deliver and he just wanted to wait until they had enough experience to figure it out for themselves #wasteful ... Henry has his work cut out for him. Martinez, Jones and Henry deserve to be given time to prove themselves ... they might do a magnificent job, they might not ... in any case it will be entertaining and I'm excited to see a very aggressive, open Belgium up there with the big boys:



With all due respect to the old farts that didn't get the job ... geezers like Van Gaal, Hiddink and Lippi ... the past ... what I want for the future is exciting, stylish, fluid, courageous, sophisticated ... it's sparkling, it's free-flowing, it's attacking football.
Quote:
"Pep Guardiola and Roberto Martinez are often considered to come from the same school of coaching, with Martinez bringing an entertaining passing style to his sides to emulate the great free-flowing Barcelona and Bayern Munich sides of Pep."
Both Guardiola and Martinez are disciples of Cruijff ... in that sense, they are in the same mould ... just nowhere near the same level and success. Martinez was being hailed as the coming man ... sure that has cooled down ... still our team presents a great opportunity to redeem himself and he does well in cup competitions ... that's what matters to us. Despite his defenses being far from awesome, build-up play has been a joy to watch ... and it doesn't take long to warm to him ... as he is a charming basterd






Looking at the highest paid NT managers (from the usual suspects within UEFA) ...

England.......Allardyce
Italy............Ventura
Turkey........Terim
Germany.....Löw
Spain..........Lopetegui
France........Deschamps
Russia........Cherchesov
Holland.......Blind

That's by no means a thrilling list ... and those that weren't dismissed had to digest plenty of criticism. Hodgson was paid between 6 to 7 times more than Wilmots ... it wouldn't be a big surprise when Allardyce's salary turns out to be 6x that of Martinez ... Holland probably will spend 3 to 4 times as much as we do ... while the other NTs on this list have even more money to throw around. I'm reconsidering my initial reaction ... compared to the others ... Martinez, Jones and Henry on the cheap looks like the best value for money.




Martinez made his first selection public ... for the friendly with Spain in Brussels (01/09) and the first qualifier against Cyprus in Nicosia (06/09)
Foefke is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old August 28th, 2016, 19:32 Thread Starter
BANNED!
Rising Star
 
Join Date: 09 2014
Teams: RWD Molenbeek - 1. FC Köln - Rotherham United FC
Posts: 863
Foefke is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old September 2nd, 2016, 10:12 Thread Starter
BANNED!
Rising Star
 
Join Date: 09 2014
Teams: RWD Molenbeek - 1. FC Köln - Rotherham United FC
Posts: 863

Last edited by Foefke; September 2nd, 2016 at 10:18.
Foefke is offline  
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old October 10th, 2016, 23:48 Thread Starter
BANNED!
Rising Star
 
Join Date: 09 2014
Teams: RWD Molenbeek - 1. FC Köln - Rotherham United FC
Posts: 863
Benteke ... fastest goal ever scored in a World Cup game ... mmm yeah

Foefke is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Xtratime Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive. Try to avoid choosing short (like '1'), simple (like 'abcd') and easy to guess passwords (like a name of your favorite team, player, etc)! Complex and long enough passwords, that consists of random string of alphabet and numerical characters, are almost impossible to be stolen and misused.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome