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Clucas 18:53 - Feb 11 with 4151 viewsmax936

he looked surprised being hooked back to left back yesterday, I think he's been playing really well further forward surely its best to keep him up there, Thoughts?

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Clucas on 19:49 - Feb 11 with 3220 viewsTheKirkyLife

Substitutions and reassigned roles worked. He should have nothing to complain about.
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Clucas on 19:50 - Feb 11 with 3206 viewsPacemaker

Olsen on a yellow

Nothing to see here.

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Clucas on 19:50 - Feb 11 with 3203 viewsJackfath

When all the meat is on the barbeque then he will fit in nicely there.

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Clucas on 19:52 - Feb 11 with 3185 viewslonglostjack

Clucas on 19:50 - Feb 11 by Jackfath

When all the meat is on the barbeque then he will fit in nicely there.


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Clucas on 20:00 - Feb 11 with 3146 viewsThornburyswan

Clucas on 19:50 - Feb 11 by Pacemaker

Olsen on a yellow


This - smart tactical call for me.
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Clucas on 20:01 - Feb 11 with 3132 viewsmax936

Clucas on 19:50 - Feb 11 by Pacemaker

Olsen on a yellow


There was that yes, but they both seemed surprised Olsen and Clucas, playing Clucas further forward as worked well he's got a bit of pace an eye for goal and good feet, notsure how it'll work with both Ayews playing though and Dyer as done well to he's still got pace, so notsure how it will all fit together especially with Tammy looking fitter and energised and there's also King waiting in the wings to.
We've got a few options as to where we should be able to change things when needed.

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Clucas on 20:07 - Feb 11 with 3100 viewsDr_Winston

Clucas on 20:01 - Feb 11 by max936

There was that yes, but they both seemed surprised Olsen and Clucas, playing Clucas further forward as worked well he's got a bit of pace an eye for goal and good feet, notsure how it'll work with both Ayews playing though and Dyer as done well to he's still got pace, so notsure how it will all fit together especially with Tammy looking fitter and energised and there's also King waiting in the wings to.
We've got a few options as to where we should be able to change things when needed.


He's still got licence to get forward in the system we use and the engine to do it so it probably wasn't that big a deal to him. Not as dramatic a change as dropping all the way to LB or defensive midfield at any rate.

As you say, it gives us a good option if we feel the need to beef up the forward line late on.

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Clucas on 20:11 - Feb 11 with 3057 viewscaerleon_jack

He probably was surprised, because it probably wasn't in the game plan to make that switch, but with Olsson on a yellow it made sense. We're playing wing-backs high up the pitch rather than traditional full backs so whereas he looked inept at left-hand under PC, his role on Saturday after Olsson went off required him to hold a more defensive position than he had been - whilst still looking to attack when possible.

At least he didn't throw a hissy fit like the time Agustein did when he was asked to move to right-back.

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Clucas on 20:27 - Feb 11 with 2947 viewsjasper_T

No wingback on the bench and we played better with Andre in his place further forward.

Ideally he would have been brought off entirely but it worked well enough.
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Clucas on 20:35 - Feb 11 with 2889 viewsjack247

And all of a sudden we’ve got credible cover for Olsson, at least if we stick to the current formation. Clucas still gets to attack when the opportunity presents itself and didn’t look a fish out of water like he did earlier in the season. Another tick in the box for Carlos.
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Clucas on 20:43 - Feb 11 with 2845 viewsTheResurrection

Olsson wasn't subbed because he was on a yellow, he was subbed because Carlos went all in to get the 3 points.

I personally didn't see Clucas surprised so I'd have to take your word on that, I was surprised though, big time.

But I quite like Clucas at left wing back and especially against teams where we are on the front foot. He's pretty much got the same licence to push forward as he would at left midfield. He was making some great runs late in the game.

He's coming on a treat.

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Clucas on 21:11 - Feb 11 with 2692 viewsmax936

Clucas on 20:43 - Feb 11 by TheResurrection

Olsson wasn't subbed because he was on a yellow, he was subbed because Carlos went all in to get the 3 points.

I personally didn't see Clucas surprised so I'd have to take your word on that, I was surprised though, big time.

But I quite like Clucas at left wing back and especially against teams where we are on the front foot. He's pretty much got the same licence to push forward as he would at left midfield. He was making some great runs late in the game.

He's coming on a treat.


He took a bit of time to settle, understandably after Clements not knowing how or where to play him, he's certainly got quality and goals in him, massive credit has to go to Carlo for his improvement and of course the Team long may it continue.

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Clucas on 23:02 - Feb 11 with 2413 viewsJethroJack

Clucas on 20:35 - Feb 11 by jack247

And all of a sudden we’ve got credible cover for Olsson, at least if we stick to the current formation. Clucas still gets to attack when the opportunity presents itself and didn’t look a fish out of water like he did earlier in the season. Another tick in the box for Carlos.


Haven't you heard...none of Carlos's fish are allowed out of the water.
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Clucas on 00:36 - Feb 12 with 2247 viewsHuw57

He looked shaky when played at LB in a four against West Ham earlier this season, arguably costed us a goal. However, he looks alright when in that LWB role; CC: Arsenal away. Seems like he likes the LM sort of role though.
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Clucas on 00:55 - Feb 12 with 2227 viewsjasper_T

Clucas on 00:36 - Feb 12 by Huw57

He looked shaky when played at LB in a four against West Ham earlier this season, arguably costed us a goal. However, he looks alright when in that LWB role; CC: Arsenal away. Seems like he likes the LM sort of role though.
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Clucas on 00:57 - Feb 12 with 2225 viewsHuw57

Clucas on 00:55 - Feb 12 by jasper_T

One of the first names after the goalkeeper, the back 5, J. Ayew, Ki...


Haha. Yeah true. Though don't think we could ask for a better player for the role he fills in the current system.

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Clucas on 01:27 - Feb 12 with 2201 viewsjasper_T

Clucas on 00:57 - Feb 12 by Huw57

Haha. Yeah true. Though don't think we could ask for a better player for the role he fills in the current system.


Be interesting to see who Andre replaces in the starting lineup once he's up to speed.
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Clucas on 07:50 - Feb 12 with 2034 viewsRiscaJack

Clucas on 01:27 - Feb 12 by jasper_T

Be interesting to see who Andre replaces in the starting lineup once he's up to speed.


I think everyone is assuming Dyer. Maybe Andre lead the line, with Jordan out where Dyer would normally play.

I didn't see the game Saturday, only highlights, how did he perform (Dyer)?

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Clucas on 07:56 - Feb 12 with 2018 viewsjackal

As Ollsen was on a yellow, he was the only one who could go there.

Let's hope that this will stop any diving tendencies before they start.

I hate diving and would hate to see our boys doing it.

Leave it to cheating ****s like Alli.
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Clucas on 08:35 - Feb 12 with 1945 viewsQuincy999

Clucas on 07:56 - Feb 12 by jackal

As Ollsen was on a yellow, he was the only one who could go there.

Let's hope that this will stop any diving tendencies before they start.

I hate diving and would hate to see our boys doing it.

Leave it to cheating ****s like Alli.


We have just resigned Andre Ayew. At least he's clever about it though.
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Clucas on 22:34 - Feb 12 with 1520 viewsSPboy

Clucas on 07:50 - Feb 12 by RiscaJack

I think everyone is assuming Dyer. Maybe Andre lead the line, with Jordan out where Dyer would normally play.

I didn't see the game Saturday, only highlights, how did he perform (Dyer)?


Dyer did a lot of the ugly stuff helping out Naughton quite a bit when required. He showed a nice first touch and his speed frightened their defence no doubt. However his final ball and probing came to nothing like they do too often with him. He keeps cutting back inside and playing the easy pass, often backwards. He remains seemingly unable to get past his man on the outside & get a cross in. A typical Dyer performance lacking end product but doing enough to keep a couple of their defenders occupied 6/10
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Clucas on 23:21 - Feb 12 with 1470 viewsTheResurrection

Clucas on 07:56 - Feb 12 by jackal

As Ollsen was on a yellow, he was the only one who could go there.

Let's hope that this will stop any diving tendencies before they start.

I hate diving and would hate to see our boys doing it.

Leave it to cheating ****s like Alli.


You make out like every player on a yellow gets automatically subbed. That had nothing to do with it.

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Clucas on 06:54 - Feb 13 with 1325 viewsjackal

Clucas on 23:21 - Feb 12 by TheResurrection

You make out like every player on a yellow gets automatically subbed. That had nothing to do with it.


A defender playing on a yellow is handicapped.

A mis-timed tackle away from a sending off.
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Clucas on 07:03 - Feb 13 with 1312 viewsDr_Winston

It's probably a bit of both.

Carlos wanted to get more firepower on to chase the three points and Olsson already being on a yellow was vulnerable to the hook.

Two birds, one stone.

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Clucas on 07:33 - Feb 13 with 1288 viewsLoyal

Clucas on 22:34 - Feb 12 by SPboy

Dyer did a lot of the ugly stuff helping out Naughton quite a bit when required. He showed a nice first touch and his speed frightened their defence no doubt. However his final ball and probing came to nothing like they do too often with him. He keeps cutting back inside and playing the easy pass, often backwards. He remains seemingly unable to get past his man on the outside & get a cross in. A typical Dyer performance lacking end product but doing enough to keep a couple of their defenders occupied 6/10


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