Leon Clarke

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  1. Adge

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    Never mind him-I’m about to create one for MacSheffrey, his name hasn’t cropped up yet.
     
  2. Nick

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    I need a right back for the rumour XI

    Joe Murphy

    Turner Cargill Blair Adams

    Baker Bigi Stevenson (Loan) McSheffrey

    Clarke McSheffrey
     
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    Clarke is better than anyone we currently have in the squad.
     
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    Nilsson???
     
  5. Nick

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    Retired now :(
     
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    Never let that quash a good rumour though Nick!
     
  7. stupot07

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    No that was the season before.

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  8. Nick

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    Cyrus Christie misses Coventry and wants to come home, he is happy with a huge paycut.

    Team is complete!
     
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    David Pipe!
     
  10. Nick

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    Good shout, more realistic. He's been kicked out of Newport for biting the Manager's Rottweiler so needs a new club.
     
  11. stevefloyd

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    This was away at Sheffield, pies were nice though
     
  12. oucho

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    I'd take Conor Washington if he was available via loan - that said I want us to give Bakayoko more of a chance first.
     
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    He’s been near ever present in some capacity in the last few seasons and bagged 19 goals in the championship last season.

    I’d say he’s got plenty to offer in a league lower especially for a minimum of a loan spell as he is still a month away from turning 34 as pace was never part of his game either.

    He’s got a few miles left in him for L1


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    I’m more shocked at sheff Utd signing Madine!
     
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    Clarke to the end of the season? Yes please but it isn’t going to happen!
     
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    Why? Certainly one on the best
     
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    He said "the best in the last 15 years" - wouldn't put him above King, Wilson or McGoldrick for starters.
     
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    He died in 1994 but made some good songs though
     
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    I would above King and level with Wilson
     
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    It's hard to judge partly because they were different sort of players. Clarke was a good foil for Wilson, he had height and ball skill to complement Wilson's pace and power, but was also very sturdy in his own right and could hold the ball up really well. For me King was the best player I have seen for us, really was the complete package, other than his fitness and disciplinary record which let him down.

    Don't scoff but another I'd throw in there would be Juke; for most of the time he was with us, he had very poor service with few effectice creative players to fashion opportunities for him, but he still had a reasonable record in the Championship - Wilson, Clarke and McGoldrick only did it for us in the third tier.
     
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    I'd only welcome him back if he was signed by Eric Black.
     
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    Jukevitch was not in Clarke’s league. To be fair to him he did have that useless prick thorn as manager in his final season but he was still average

    If king was the best player you’ve seen im staggered
     
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    Robins signed him last time out
     
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    Yeah, I forget there are some on here that won’t have seen us play top flight football.
    Although I hope for Oucho’s credibity they haven’t seen us play top flight football!
     
  26. Fergusons_Beard

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    Good point-although it was Elvis that got the most out of him.


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    I’m in the mal Maison Manchester 6 sheff Utd players here 3 are Craine,McGoldrick & Leon Clarke I just asked if he fancies it he said first he’s heard lol I said if you fancy it I’ll happily drive you up there myself ha.
     
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    I'll pay the petrol.
     
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    Are you sure McSheffrey is up to playing in two positions.
     
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    Not in the Sheffield United match day 18 today and Chris Wilder has reportedly said he’s the subject of interest to a few clubs but wouldn’t be drawn on whether he will leave or not. ‘Got to be right for the player and the club’ he says


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    Can he play Right Mid?
     
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    750k don't think so

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    Where you seen this figure if you don’t me me asking?

    A host of championship clubs are reportedly showing a interest so becomes ever unlikely.


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    Redirect Notice


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    That's the link he was left out of the squad yesterday so looks like moving

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