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17 hours ago, lifetime fan said:

If the lad genuinely did have mental health problems the last thing I’d be advising him to do is move to another country where he doesn’t presumably know the language, will be living alone, away from friends and family and with no support network.  

Yeah it didn't work out too well for Gazza 

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Saw a story this morning about how Chelsea have sent Lucas Piazon on loan yet again after the player signed a contract extention. He joined Chelsea EIGHT years ago and has only made 3 first-team appearances for them in all that time. This loan spell at Rio Ave is the player's SEVENTH loan spell, and he is now in his mid-20s. Why are Chelsea still keeping him around when it's clear they'll never find room for him in their squad? They do this with so many of their players too. It's why I suggested a while back that there should be a limit to the number of times a club can send a player out on loan. There needs to be some sort of measure in place to prevent clubs from stock-piling players.

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17 minutes ago, Trumo said:

Saw a story this morning about how Chelsea have sent Lucas Piazon on loan yet again after the player signed a contract extention. He joined Chelsea EIGHT years ago and has only made 3 first-team appearances for them in all that time. This loan spell at Rio Ave is the player's SEVENTH loan spell, and he is now in his mid-20s. Why are Chelsea still keeping him around when it's clear they'll never find room for him in their squad? They do this with so many of their players too. It's why I suggested a while back that there should be a limit to the number of times a club can send a player out on loan. There needs to be some sort of measure in place to prevent clubs from stock-piling players.

That's dodgy as fuck.

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1 hour ago, Paulie Dangerously said:

The net spend boys will be quiet tonight. 

The net spend boys have something they want you to knooooowwwww,

The best numbers in the world end with a lot of zerrroooooooooooooos.

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6 hours ago, Trumo said:

Saw a story this morning about how Chelsea have sent Lucas Piazon on loan yet again after the player signed a contract extention. He joined Chelsea EIGHT years ago and has only made 3 first-team appearances for them in all that time. This loan spell at Rio Ave is the player's SEVENTH loan spell, and he is now in his mid-20s. Why are Chelsea still keeping him around when it's clear they'll never find room for him in their squad? They do this with so many of their players too. It's why I suggested a while back that there should be a limit to the number of times a club can send a player out on loan. There needs to be some sort of measure in place to prevent clubs from stock-piling players.

 

I reckon Abramovich likes recalling him from his loan every time he boots up a new game on Football Manager. 

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7 hours ago, Trumo said:

Saw a story this morning about how Chelsea have sent Lucas Piazon on loan yet again after the player signed a contract extention. He joined Chelsea EIGHT years ago and has only made 3 first-team appearances for them in all that time. This loan spell at Rio Ave is the player's SEVENTH loan spell, and he is now in his mid-20s. Why are Chelsea still keeping him around when it's clear they'll never find room for him in their squad? They do this with so many of their players too. It's why I suggested a while back that there should be a limit to the number of times a club can send a player out on loan. There needs to be some sort of measure in place to prevent clubs from stock-piling players.

 

Doesn't he count as a depreciating asset against club value?

 

Meaning once all the original contracts expire they become non cost assets and bolster the clubs value? It’s a pretend ‘he’s worth this much’ nonsense which gives footballs false economy and it’s, er, false economy.

 

So if they have 50 ‘players’ on their books with a potential value of x the club can count that as club has x value. The wages count as operational running costs and are therefore tax deductible.

 

Financial smoke and mirrors, human trafficking and its bullshit that any other industry would, rightly, be cracked down on.

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11 minutes ago, Bruce Spanner said:

 

Doesn't he count as a depreciating asset against club value?

 

Meaning once all the original contracts expire they become non cost assets and bolster the clubs value? It’s a pretend ‘he’s worth this much’ nonsense which gives footballs false economy and it’s, er, false economy.

 

So if they have 50 ‘players’ on their books with a potential value of x the club can count that as club has x value. The wages count as operational running costs and are therefore tax deductible.

 

Financial smoke and mirrors, human trafficking and its bullshit that any other industry would, rightly, be cracked down on.

So wise 

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12 minutes ago, Bruce Spanner said:

Doesn't he count as a depreciating asset against club value?

 

Meaning once all the original contracts expire they become non cost assets and bolster the clubs value? It’s a pretend ‘he’s worth this much’ nonsense which gives footballs false economy and it’s, er, false economy.

 

So if they have 50 ‘players’ on their books with a potential value of x the club can count that as club has x value. The wages count as operational running costs and are therefore tax deductible.

 

Financial smoke and mirrors, human trafficking and its bullshit that any other industry would, rightly, be cracked down on.

 

Football isn't like any other industry though, I suppose. I mean, the whole idea of loaning employees to rival companies is a bit weird in the first place. Imagine HSBC loaning a bank manager to NatWest, ridiculous.

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11 hours ago, El Rojo said:

The net spend boys have something they want you to knooooowwwww,

The best numbers in the world end with a lot of zerrroooooooooooooos.

Seeeeeaaaaaa Senoir

A bigger yacht than ever before. 

 

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52 minutes ago, Lizzie Birdsworths Wrinkled Chopper said:

Anyone who felt Liverpool risked dropping down the league this season due to the summer business done by United, Arsenal and Spurs still concerned about that?

Still concerned about how any injuries to any of our front 3 will affect us, yes.

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11 minutes ago, General Dryness said:

Still concerned about how any injuries to any of our front 3 will affect us, yes.

In respect of whether we beat City to the league I am 100% with you.

 

In respect of us dropping down the league and having let the likes of the above catch up on us, not so much.

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22 minutes ago, Lizzie Birdsworths Wrinkled Chopper said:

In respect of whether we beat City to the league I am 100% with you.

 

In respect of us dropping down the league and having let the likes of the above catch up on us, not so much.

Yeah fair point. Its easy to conflate the two, but at the very least we'll be comfortably second again.

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Let’s take it one game at a time and see where we are come the last couple of games before we start wanking each other off.

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