1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Welcome to Bantam Talk

    Why not register for an account?

    Not only can you then get fully involved in the community but you also get fewer ads

  3. Premium Membership now Available


    Please see this thread for more details

    Dismiss Notice

Harry Maguire / World Class Players

Discussion in 'General Football' started by Fordy117, Aug 3, 2019.

  1. Goose

    Goose Well-Known Member
    P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2018
    Messages:
    634
    Likes Received:
    1,242
    Are you retarded? Who the feck said Roger Milla? You quite obviously have as much football knowledge as park, he gets everything wrong too. From a man who thinks Josh Wright is decent and Harry Maguire isn't I can't take anything you say seriously. Harry Maguire isn't Maldini but in the current climate where proper defenders are a dying breed he is a world class defender. Him and VVD are the 2 best on these shores and he's definitely top 5 in the world
     
  2. Bronco

    Bronco Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    16,419
    Likes Received:
    15,750
    They were great on the counterattack no argument there, but lucky not to be 2 down by half time and as I say I thought the Chelsea defense was poor on the day.
     
    Onside likes this.
  3. Rogered Tart

    Rogered Tart Well-Known Member
    P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2018
    Messages:
    5,877
    Likes Received:
    13,831
    It was a case of Chelsea being dire at the back rather than Man United being good. It was an entertaining game but how many of those players on show yesterday would get into the first teams of Liverpool, Man City or Tottenham? You could argue none of them.
     
    Onside, Fordy117 and Bronco like this.
  4. Bronco

    Bronco Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    16,419
    Likes Received:
    15,750
    David Luiz would have organised that Chelsea defense better but for some reason they let him go to Arsenal.
     
  5. Fordy117

    Fordy117 Just call me Mr Negative!

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    6,065
    Likes Received:
    5,592
    You said the judge is because someone who has a good World Cup is world class ha ha
     
  6. Fordy117

    Fordy117 Just call me Mr Negative!

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    6,065
    Likes Received:
    5,592
    But @Goose and @Offcomedun think Maguire is world class.

    World Class that they would walk into them teams mentioned and Barca, Madrid. Any club in the world as he's World Class!

    However, this world class player is playing for a team that finished 6th last year and is playing in the Micky mouse EL cup. World Class him.
     
  7. Goose

    Goose Well-Known Member
    P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2018
    Messages:
    634
    Likes Received:
    1,242
    I said he was one of the best at the world cup, I never said Roger milla was one of the best
     
  8. Interested Bystander

    Interested Bystander Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    8,020
    Likes Received:
    11,316
    All very interesting, but when you've watched week on weak the best CB that's ever lived then you'll know that the VVD Maguire discussion is meaningless.
     
    Onside and Offcomedun like this.
  9. Fordy117

    Fordy117 Just call me Mr Negative!

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    6,065
    Likes Received:
    5,592
    One of the best in a World Cup leading to him being world class.

    Just because a player has a good World Cup like Mills doesn't mean they're world bloody class. Joke of a statement
     
  10. Campbell's soup

    Campbell's soup Well-Known Member
    Supporter

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2018
    Messages:
    2,737
    Likes Received:
    4,636
    Emmanuel Pogatetz?
     
    Interested Bystander likes this.
  11. Rogered Tart

    Rogered Tart Well-Known Member
    P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2018
    Messages:
    5,877
    Likes Received:
    13,831
    Thats fair comment. I think Maguire is a very good player but i wouldn’t put him in the world class bracket, only my opinion mind. Wait till we see how he fairs against the top three sides in the country, yesterday he wasn’t up against much.
     
  12. Interested Bystander

    Interested Bystander Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    8,020
    Likes Received:
    11,316
    Rigobert Song :)
     
  13. Rogered Tart

    Rogered Tart Well-Known Member
    P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2018
    Messages:
    5,877
    Likes Received:
    13,831
    James Collins?
     
  14. Interested Bystander

    Interested Bystander Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    8,020
    Likes Received:
    11,316
    The Ginger Ninja
     
    Offcomedun likes this.
  15. How

    How Knows Football
    P.L. 18/19 Winner

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    May 1, 2018
    Messages:
    4,664
    Likes Received:
    6,001
    He’s still playing somehow
     
  16. Campbell's soup

    Campbell's soup Well-Known Member
    Supporter

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2018
    Messages:
    2,737
    Likes Received:
    4,636
    36 is the new 21 - which means I’m 29, so all’s good.
     
    How likes this.
  17. Fordy117

    Fordy117 Just call me Mr Negative!

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    6,065
    Likes Received:
    5,592
    It's not me that thinks that because a player has a good World Cup he is world class ha ha.

    Look for me Messi, Ronaldo are Elite world Class, Neymar, VVD, Silva, Allison, De gea, Ederson, Hazard, Aguero, Salah, Mane, Firmino, Mbappe, Busquets, kante, De Bruyne are world Class and possibly Pogba.

    Don't even think Messi has ever had a decent World Cup.

    But you carry on thinking having a good World Cup makes you World class.
     
    #37 Fordy117, Aug 12, 2019
    Last edited: Aug 12, 2019
  18. Offcomedun

    Offcomedun Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2018
    Messages:
    1,318
    Likes Received:
    2,525
    Jamie Carragher, Graham Souness and Jose Mourinho all have more knowledge of defending in their little fingers than you have in your head. And they were having a serious discussion about whether Maguire is better than VVD. But you think he's a pub footballer. Jog on.
     
    Onside likes this.
  19. Offcomedun

    Offcomedun Well-Known Member
    Supporter P.L. 18/19 Entrant

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2018
    Messages:
    1,318
    Likes Received:
    2,525
    You asked me why I think Maguire is world class. I replied thus:

    You ignored my answer and went off down an irrelevant World Cup rabbit hole. Typical.
     
  20. Fordy117 Just call me Mr Negative!

    Blog Posts:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2018
    Messages:
    6,065
    Likes Received:
    5,592
    He makes Utd better that's their point. None of them said he's world class.

    Making Man Utd better isn't hard. Even a player from Swansea makes them better because like Jose was basically saying that they're shi&e now.

    Jose" only Man City, Liverpool, Spurs and Ma City B can win the league"
     

Share This Page