Chelsea interest in Callum Wilson

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  1. hill83

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    Everyone saying 'madness' about the cost of players. That's the going rate and what people are willing to pay.
    Madness can only be used when a pint is more than a fiver.
     
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    Or when you go in Wetherspoons and see that Doom Bar is only £1.99 a pint. It works both ways.
     
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    "2 Doombars please barkeep"
     
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    It's great for him if he does get a move. In my opinion he'd get more game time at Chelsea so that would be a better move for him. I fear he'd end up getting benched at any top club but he's got to give it a crack if the opportunity is there.
     
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    I believe they were sniffing around him prior to one of his serious injuries.
     
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    I presume we are due a sell on fee percentage if he leaves Ballmouth?

    They’ve just signed Dominic Solanke for 19M which looks to me like a move to cover themselves for when Callum leaves.

    Press say its to cover Defoe exit but it I don’t think Solanke would accept another bench warming role.


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    Which it now is in some bars around here
     
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    Not sure where here is for you. I had a bottle of Peroni in one of the Cathedral lanes places, can't remember which one. £6.75!
    Had to order 4 more to get over it.
     
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    Not in the squad today could be on the move

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    That’s horrendous. I bought a pint in a place in Kenilworth last week at it was £5.50
     
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    as long as it never gets scarce.
     
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    If I was Wilson and there was half a chance of a Liverpool move I’d hitch hike up the M6 if I had to, top team, established top manager most patient fans in football I think the team and how Klopp has them playing would suit him down to the ground.
     
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    Everything is pointing to a Liverpool move for Callum Wilson.
    If the interest is there he’d be mad not to go and particularly as he knows it will benefit us.
     
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    He still wears his coventry city y-fronts I've heard
     
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    Yep-they have also got Clyne on loan too.


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    They'd have to pay me to drink Doom Bar! Shite generic ale.

    Especially compared to the £2.15 selection of quality ales (6-7 in City Arms) that change regularly.
     
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    All the best to Wilson if he gets a move to a top 4-6 side, deserves it with what he's been through.
     
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    Oh do you mean Mr Grumpy .

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    A friend of mine close to the club in Bournemouth said there is talk of Chelsea offering Loftus-Cheek and Abraham for Wilson. Not sure how that would affect us if no actual fee involved, although would obviously be a big-money deal.
     
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    Instead of a sell on fee perhaps Chelsea can give us Sterling
     
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    Hasn't Abraham gone to Wolves?
     
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    No think they are stalling
     
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    Chelsea willing to pay up to 50m for Wilson if they cannot convince Higuain to join them.

    Would that be £5million for us potentially?
     
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    Depends what the agreed sell-on fee was. Didn't a poster on here say it was 15%?
     
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    No it would be 5 mil for SISU
     
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    Clyne and Solanke offered as sweeteners. I'd imagine Liverpool will get him in the summer.
     
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    Wouldn't really call asking Bournemouth to cough up £19M for Solanke a 'sweetener'.
     
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    Sky Sports also reporting that Chelsea willing to pay £50 million for him!
     
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    He'll never get in Chelsea's first team. He'll be warming the bench or get loaned out.
     
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    Friend's wedding, ordered a Southern Comfort and Coke for myself. Friend came in with about 25 of his family / friends. Being mildly intoxicated I asked if anybody wanted a drink. Thankfully they all got their own, given my Southern Comfort and Coke was £8.75.

    Would have had to sell a kidney to get home!
     
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    2 double gin and tonics in Millsys in earsldon came to £32. No idea if they charged the correct amount but it was the wifes round anyway.
     
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    Why not?
     
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    I went to one at a social club, stopped off for one on our way back from somewhere.

    Ordered a snakebite and black, large wine and a J20 and was under a fiver. Safe to say we made ourselves comfortable and got involved.

    They are the future and overlooked by people being pretentious!

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