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Post Match Manchester City 5 Leicester 1

Discussion in 'Leicester City' started by Jeff, Feb 10, 2018.


    PFKAKTF FOX Well-Known Member

    Absolutely shocking performance pretty much from back to front and top to bottom. Where do we start......

    Schmichael - worst performance in a City shirt, his distribution was woeful and embarrassing

    Chilwell - maybe a youngster with potential but nowhere near ready to start on regular basis, lacks concentration to be effective at highest level.

    Maguire - Made to look 2nd rate which may be a blessing in long term as it will probably quite down speculation of big money move in summer

    James - Feel so sorry for him given the horrific injuries he has suffered however he is not capable of playing premiership football, needs to be moved on in the summer and drop to the championship, bring back Mendy to replace him in squad. Iborra has to play instead of him.

    Mahrez - I do wonder how much his behaviour and subsequent return and re-integration into the squad has affected the players and overall morale, particularly in the 2nd half it looked like we downed tools.

    Puel - I have really warmed to him, however I am concerned as to how the Mahrez situation will affect the remainder of the season, he got it massively wrong yesterday and seemed desperate to shoe horn Mahrez back into squad and my fear is his determination to appease one individual could destabilise rest of the squad , unless he is being guided by the owners. He needs to be strong and show good leadership and hopefully we can have a good end to the season to provide momentum for next season, if he doesn't we could see a real slump and his job at risk.
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  2. Hector

    Hector Well-Known Member

    My conclusion is that there is a huge gulf in this league between the top one and the other nineteen. True, we were awful yesterday, and we will doubtless lose more matches, but I don't think there is another team capable of so comprehensively humiliating us.
  3. bocadillo

    bocadillo Water Gypsy

    Surely it would be our highest finish since 1976 and our equal highest position since 1963.
  4. Anonymous Fox

    Anonymous Fox New Member

    Basically, now that the dust has settled. I cannot understand why Puel changed a midfielder at half time for a defender. Given that we were on a par with them at half time and playing a team that dominate the space in midfield an compress you into your own half. By doing that he surrendered that space by doing this. We lost the game by doing that change. If Silva was out of it, then why not replace him with Ibbora? Baffling tactic.....Oh well, moving on
  5. fitz

    fitz Well-Known Member

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  6. Blaarev

    Blaarev Well-Known Member

  7. Volpone

    Volpone Well-Known Member

    Not surprising given the amount of foul language and homosexual bawdiness on here.
  8. homer

    homer Well-Known Member

    WTF ???
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  9. City Fan

    City Fan Well-Known Member

    Old age. He’s forgotten it already.
  10. Blaarev

    Blaarev Well-Known Member

    Send him the DVD of that season and he’ll be over the moon
  11. bloo

    bloo Active Member

    and over the blue moon?
  12. bocadillo

    bocadillo Water Gypsy


    All of the above is true.

    Is there a "Mr Can't Believe How Stupid" book?
  13. bocadillo

    bocadillo Water Gypsy

    It's a good job I can laugh at myself!
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  14. Blaarev

    Blaarev Well-Known Member

  15. bocadillo

    bocadillo Water Gypsy

    You have a camera in my room!
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  16. Blaarev

    Blaarev Well-Known Member

    I have recorded a lot of the matches and pundits reactions from that season. The plan is to end up with dementia at the old peoples home and re-live the season as if it was live games over and over again. I have instructed my daughters about this.
  17. Jeff

    Jeff Administrator Staff Member

    That won't work. You'll be able to remember the stuff from decades ago, but you'll have forgotten about the match you watched a few days ago.
  18. Blaarev

    Blaarev Well-Known Member

    We’ll see. I will probably remember Steve Earle scoring against Spurs on his debut though.
  19. Blaarev

    Blaarev Well-Known Member

    Boc is already there though
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  20. bocadillo

    bocadillo Water Gypsy

    I am. It had slipped my mind completely.

    Or perhaps I still don't believe it happened.

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