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Half Fit or Half Wit?

It would seem that Jermain Defoe could be available to face Arsenal on Sunday, but the question is, would you play him?

Jermain has missed the last four games since damaging ankle ligaments in the 1-0 win against WBA, but it is probably fair to say that in his absence, no one else has exactly stepped up and forced themselves upon the manager with outstanding performance and a few goals to even make the decision a hard one for AVB. As things stand, Clint Dempsey will probably miss the North London Derby as he struggles with his calf injury, whilst Emmanuel Adebayor continues to offer little or certainly not enough to force his selection.

In fairness to Adebayor, I actually thought he played better in both the Lyon and West Ham games, without luck or great service and of course facing his former club, seems to bring out the beast in Emmanuel, though whether that is for better or worse, we can debate. The facts are that Ade has a record of three goals in twenty-two games, which is terrible for a man of his undoubted quality, however whether it is due to apathy, lack of fitness or confidence, we still appear to be carrying a player that did so well last season, but has been terrible for the majority of this one.

I suppose we still have to see how well Jermain has recovered and how sharp he looks in training before deciding whether he should get the start against Arsenal, whilst AVB may well consider that Ade is improving and might well be nicely fired up to face his former club and also give us pay back for his reckless sending off at The Emirates in November. Of course he did score in that game, so is this a good opportunity to get inside the head of Adebayor and reap the rewards?

Personally, though I accept Ade has been terrible for much of our season, I would start him on Sunday. As I wrote earlier, I actually feel he has improved in the last couple of games and perhaps just needs that bit of luck to see a change in his fortunes and confidence. Add to that he faces his former club, but might also have Jermain Defoe breathing down his neck once again, which might force his work-rate to increase, as he knows he has genuine competition.

Whilst Adebayor has a clear axe to grind with Arsenal, Jermain has rarely achieved much success against them, scoring only once and that was in November 2004 in the famous 5-4 loss, in what I seem to recall was martin Jol's first game in charge. Perhaps as Arsenal continue to struggle defensively, either will fancy their chances of scoring on Sunday, however, who do you see as leading our attack in this North London derby?..

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Writer:OxfordSpur
Date:Thursday February 28 2013
Time: 10:07AM

Comments

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subs bench..for le arse'.
82spursdebut
28/02/2013 10:12:00
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Two halves make a whole!!
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:13:00
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Don't really know why I posted that, just wanted to try and get first... but the 82's beat me!!! *****ER!!!
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:14:00
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well least you made the top 4 !!..lol
82spursdebut
28/02/2013 10:15:00
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More than the scum will do this year!! HA! HA!!
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:16:00
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which scum is that !?.....le arse' or chelski' ?...I'd love it !!..love it !!!..if Wba made top 4 (alongside spurs, of course)..said in my best K' Keegan voice.....lol
82spursdebut
28/02/2013 10:19:00
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I'd start Ade and use the Pocket Rocket as an impact sub. Maybe play Bale behind or with Ade and Siggy on the left, I think he had a cracker when he cam on against Wet Spam the other day... give the lad a chance, he could be class.
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:20:00
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God!!! Is anyone else here!!! Starting to feel like a man date!!! Nother drink love??
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:22:00
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South!!! The threesome starts!!!
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:22:00
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LOL!!! Wouldn't that be amazing!! Can you imaging the bragging rights we'd have then!!!
olliewebb
28/02/2013 10:22:00
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Europa league
South L/Derry Spurs
28/02/2013 10:22:00
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Ade needs a lift, how I'm not sure how? but he does need to remember he is a Striker and has a very privileged lifestyle because of this....so his perspective needs to be re-focused....footy first! it is the most important thing in his life, it allows him to be generous to others, without it where would he be? would he even have the same family?...focus Ade, focus! Keep doing what you can do best and good things will still come...
shedboy2
28/02/2013 10:25:00
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Defoe to come on if Ade thinks he is actually a UN Ambassador....
shedboy2
28/02/2013 10:27:00
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I would not risk Defoe if he is half fit. Ade is fit & hopefully Ade is motivated to face his ex-club. I hope he redeems himself on sunday
sydqcb5
28/02/2013 10:30:00
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Adebayor must start, has anyone seriously missed defoe. bale is playing in the space that others create for him, adebayor holds up the ball and creates space much much better than defoe, he is also not selfish and will bring others into the game. defoe will essentially do what bale is currently doing, with one obvious difference, while both are only interested in shooting at every opportunity, bale is in world class form and is scoring for fun, defoe is scoring 1 in 10 this season. I don't care if adebayor scores or not, his presence assists his teammates, defoe's presence is a liability. in any case i am quite sure that defoe will be on the bench because AVB is trying to get the best out of ade right now and he doesn't rush players back
Guernman
28/02/2013 10:34:00
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yes, i agree shedboy..........fair do's that Addy had his reasonable reasons for the late return from acn. BUT....he must now do the business, on the pitch. He should start and this should be a big game for him....i can see him scoring. I can also see defoe scoring, late in the game. 3-2 win for spurs..my early prediction.
82spursdebut
28/02/2013 10:35:00
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Ade all the way for this game, if he's fully motivated and doesn't make silly fouls he could run the Arse defence ragged. If Defoe is on the bench and is fit enough for a 20 minute cameo this should push Ade even more.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 10:38:00
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Ade has a point to prove to spurs and the other lot. I'm sure he will give 150% on sunday. if we don't play him he won't rediscover his form. Defoe isn't the same type of player, he won't be able to bring bale in good positions.
RamsesV
28/02/2013 10:39:00
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You've got to start Ade, if Defoe is fit enough, get him on at 60-70 mins to unleash a few shots. I can see a 3-1 win for us.....COYS!
Starsky
28/02/2013 10:41:00
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lloris-walker-dawson-verts-bae-holtby-dembele-lennon-gilfy-bale-ade
RamsesV
28/02/2013 10:44:00
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Some reports say Dempsey could miss 2 or 3 weeks with his calf injury. As for someone stepping up, that would or could have been the only other striker we have, Adebayor's job.He may well start (Adebayor) against that other lot on sunday, as long as he keeps his head, the head that could not beat Yeskaovertheliner on monday night, a goal Sandra could have scored of her ''thrupenny bits'' had she been signed during Arry's time at the club, most likely he would have taken he on loan at QPR. If AVB thinks defoe is ready to start, he will, if not we need him on the bench. Going into this game, home and away with Inter and Bin Dippers in between, leaves us once again with 2 strikers or rename that, 2 players who play up top. AVB use of Gareth has proved he can shuffle players around, CigarSon can play left or right, so let's wait until team time come Sunday. On another note Kaboul's contract is up in the summer, so that needs sorting out.
spu 4 life
28/02/2013 10:46:00
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Ade could be the difference, as could Lennon pushing Monreal back, as could Lloris or even a ref mistake....this game is so close to call....try going through both teams and allocating each player points out of 10 on how you rate them then add up the total of both teams...
shedboy2
28/02/2013 10:47:00
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Pro-AVB Journo Mirror Darren Lewis , writes another strong one in support of AVB - Infact only this time, he says

If there is any justice in the world the Spurs boss will finish third, with Arsenal fourth leaving Chelsea to spend another season of the outer darkness of the Europa League.

http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/im-rooting-andre-villas-boas-lead-1733561
sydqcb5
28/02/2013 10:47:00
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As much as I like Lennon, I want to start Gylfi ahead of Lennon and play Holtby-Parker-Dembele axis in the middle. I fear we will be overrun by their 3 man midfield Arteta-Wilshere-Cazorla.

My XI - Lloris , Walker, Dawson, Caulker, Vertonghen, Holtby,Parker, Dembele, Siggurdson, Bale, Ade
sydqcb5
28/02/2013 10:50:00
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Anti Abedayor theme still on going - sigh. I think you should join Chelsea fans to find another outlet for your negative fixes.
camper
28/02/2013 10:55:00
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start with ade, jd for the last 30 if ade has played dog $hit.
jesusthedevil
28/02/2013 11:03:00
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camper - Ade didn't have the greatest of games against West Ham, but his presence was enough for the Siggy equalizer. What I don't understand with many Spurs fans is the lack of criticism against other players. Lennon was the worst player on the field against West Ham, he was also poor against Lyon, however Ade is getting all the flack.

You're right with regards to Chelsea, hopefully their fickle fans will create the perfect scenario for us, by taking their frustrations out on Benitez rather than the route cause of all their problems. A certain Mr Abramovich!!
yiddyboy
28/02/2013 11:04:00
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Unlikely Defoe will start. AVB has shown several times that he brings players back gradually after injury. Ade likely to start, Defoe maybe come on later.
Hot_Spur
28/02/2013 11:15:00
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Spu Kaboul has a contract until 2015 so I don't think we need to worry just yet.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 11:15:00
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We should know AVB well enough by now to know he doesn't rush people back from injury. Defoe will be on the bench.
Kes80
28/02/2013 11:16:00
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Ade has to start. If he's not pumped for this game then he has lost the passion for the game!!
TornadoYid
28/02/2013 11:19:00
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It seems there is general meeting of views that Ade should start. I would agree. I thought we did begin to see glimpses of the old Ade in the last 15 of the Irons game. It didn't look promising with that glaring miss. His all round game as a lone forward is much superior to Defoe's. Given that we're playing the Arse and what happened in the last game should be enough motivation for him to regain his form. And we need him back to near his best for the business end of the season.
ParkLaneBB
28/02/2013 11:25:00
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sydqcb5......that is the team i would start....but as a 3 / 5 / 2. OH !!!...and the Dastardly in me, is a little worried for Bale....i.e....dare i say...can i see a "Let's remove Bale for the game and this season" scenario, by the opposition. Far fetched it may seem but Bale has been removed by other competitors..ie...neville and adams. Just a thought.
82spursdebut
28/02/2013 11:26:00
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Adebayor to start - no doubt about it. He may not be at his peak, but he is improving his all round play (rather not comment on his finishing). Defoe should be saved on the bench and only come on if we are not winning.
scoops50
28/02/2013 11:35:00
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I’ve heard he will be on the bench, hope so! More options for us and him being a foot away from the action in his Spurs top should get him eager to play. Bale and Lennon to start as they are our main threat. Even though he got a tap in the other day I would have Sigurdsson to sit next to Defoe as an attacking option for later on. COYS.
SpursOne2
28/02/2013 11:39:00
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Ade to start this game and every game until the end of the season. Defoe should be an impact sub from now on. As Guernman has explained brilliantly already, despite his lack of goals, Adebayor does hold up play (sometimes) and occupies defences more effectively than Defoe, creating space and opportunities for others.
SpuriousLife
28/02/2013 11:48:00
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No chance he’s gonna start, no matter how utterly Gash Adebayor has been this season AVB wont rush him back. Will be same starting line up as Spammers with Maybe Gallas starting for Caulker. I personally think Siggy deserves his start after his brilliant 35mins on Monday but think AVB might stick with Holtby

My personal wish would be as follows: Lloris(GK) Walker(RB) Dawson(CB) Caulker(CB) BAE(LB) Lennon(RM) Parker(CM) Holtby(CM) Siggurdson (LM) Bale (SS) ADE (ST)

I would Give Lennon a chance to prove himself and go at them, if he’s not looking like doing anything move Holtby out wide and bring on either Dembele or Carroll. Think we have the momentum going into this game but we need to play for 90+ minutes. Not just have a decent half like we have tended to do this season. We all know the plan will be to stifle bale and cut off his supply. That’s where we desperately need Lennon and Holtby / Siggy / Dembele to take advantage.
hudderspur
28/02/2013 11:54:00
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Kneejerk reaction is start Ade, as even when he doesn't score, he offers more than JD. Looking at the stats, in the PL this season, when Ade has played, we've won 7, drawn 4 and lost 5, yet when JD has played we've won 13, drawn 6 and lost 6. This makes JD look like the better option, but I'd still opt for Ade, given the opposition his other qualities.
SamParadise
28/02/2013 12:27:00
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Real shame about Dempsey getting injured. Our 3 forwards seem to be taking it in turns!
SpursOne2
28/02/2013 12:29:00
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Camper there's always anti someone theme on here, Ade is the man of moment, Friedal, Walker, Gallas and Defoe have all had it this season.

Guernman you have made your feelings clear so many times about Defoe, but you can't be 4real if you think Spurs (not you) haven't missed Defoe.

But no Ade has to start, regain his form, and hopefully play out the rest of the season, with Defoe/Siggi/Holtby (even though I think he should play in CM) as support depending on the formation used.
Ossie
28/02/2013 12:48:00
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lol 82 is there ever a game where you don't think it's time for the 3-5-2??
Ossie
28/02/2013 12:59:00
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still reckon Ade is getting more stick than he deserves. He is definitely putting in the effort - he did against Lyon away (no service, surrounded by 6 defenders whenever he did get the ball but so nearly provided a sublime assist) and against the hammers (was always the first chasing out cleared corners, really should have scored but it just isnt going his way) think its more his confidence than his attitude. just been reading he is the top scorer in NLDs, albeit more against us than for, so he has to start! JD on the bench, he has done well but the goals have dried up and I think he is best suited to super sub role, with his pace and direct running to stretch tired defences. Good call Hudderspur re Holtby playing CM, Dembele is looking a bit tired of late, though might be tempted to try that out in less pressurised circumstances. He brings a lot of energy but has a way about him that suggests to me he could get carried away and sent off against the goons. Though admittedly Dembele is partial to petulant fouls when he loses the ball. Sig to start as well, hopefully him and Ade will start firing to take the pressure of Bale. COYS!!!!!!!!
Yorkspur
28/02/2013 13:01:00
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still reckon Ade is getting more stick than he deserves. He is definitely putting in the effort - he did against Lyon away (no service, surrounded by 6 defenders whenever he did get the ball but so nearly provided a sublime assist) and against the hammers (was always the first chasing out cleared corners, really should have scored but it just isnt going his way) think its more his confidence than his attitude. just been reading he is the top scorer in NLDs, albeit more against us than for, so he has to start! JD on the bench, he has done well but the goals have dried up and I think he is best suited to super sub role, with his pace and direct running to stretch tired defences. Good call Hudderspur re Holtby playing CM, Dembele is looking a bit tired of late, though might be tempted to try that out in less pressurised circumstances. He brings a lot of energy but has a way about him that suggests to me he could get carried away and sent off against the goons. Though admittedly Dembele is partial to petulant fouls when he loses the ball. Sig to start as well, hopefully him and Ade will start firing to take the pressure of Bale. COYS!!!!!!!!
Yorkspur
28/02/2013 13:04:00
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Jantheman- Kaboul's contract is up June 2014....so we need him back fit and re-signed pretty sharpish!
shedboy2
28/02/2013 13:11:00
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p.s. definitely not a 'half wit' he's quality!!!
T.H.F.Chris
28/02/2013 13:24:00
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I think the stick Adebayor is getting is justified. It doesn't sound over the top, people are justing pointing out he isn't playing well and wihtout doubt would be dropped if we had an alternative, we don't though.

I did say to my mate I sit next to at the Lyon game I felt a 'bit' sorry for him as he isn't getting that much service but I still think he needs to do more.

This game is exactly what he needs, he hates Arsenal more than most of us on hear hates them so he'll be up for it. Great news if Jamaine is back, really missed his explosive potential, be awesome if he can come on for last 20 minutes and get our 4th and 5th goals of a 5-0 drumming.
T.H.F.Chris
28/02/2013 13:24:00
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My team would be....Ade up top
Bale (start Left) Gylfi Lennon
Dembele Parker (to start big game experience)
Bae Verts Daws Walker
Lloris
I think BAE's pace will be needed whilst Verts shades Caulker for game experience....could see Holtby/Livermore come on for Parker later...Defoe off the bench for Gylfi/Lennon or Ade...Caulker could come on for either Bae(push verts across) or Verts....it allows us options for in game changes...
shedboy2
28/02/2013 13:25:00
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Shed agree Parker has got to start but I'd probably start Holtby, I think his energy and work rate would really suit a Derby game. Can't wait for Sunday!!!
T.H.F.Chris
28/02/2013 13:46:00
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same team going forward as Monday at Uptorn Pork. back line changes to bring in BAE at left back and Verts at CB. i would also seriously consider Gallas for this one as he is still more mobile than Daws or Caulker.....and its mobility and quick feet against this lot.
tophobunty
28/02/2013 13:51:00
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Shedboy Kaboul said in an interview with talk*****e in may 2012 that he is contracted until January 2015, his words.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 13:53:00
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Granted he might be a bit thick and not know when expires. Wouldn't be surprised.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 13:55:00
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Jantheman- He may well know when his contract is up....it could be the option as well...but either way I'd be happier with him back and re-signed...I still think he and Caulker could be our best pairing...
shedboy2
28/02/2013 13:58:00
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Spu 4 great news re Dempsey, can't it be 2-3 months?
tophobunty
28/02/2013 14:00:00
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T.H.F.Chris- I like Holtby's enthusiasm but question his discipline both positionally and when revved up...so I'd start him on the bench...fingers crossed Parker starts well but I hope AVB can be brave and sub him early if needed...
shedboy2
28/02/2013 14:01:00
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SYD more likely to be overrun by their midfield who can move the ball on quickly if you play the slower Siggy over the quicker Lennon, I dont understand your logic and think its defo the wrong way to go without doubt IMO
tophobunty
28/02/2013 14:06:00
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Bring in Benny and swap Vertonghen for caulker, keep the rest the same as the spammers game. That's how I would go. Defoe and Sigi to come on as the game opens up.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 14:13:00
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That's the team Shedboy. No doubt.
ardone
28/02/2013 14:15:00
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Godd call Yantheman
tophobunty
28/02/2013 14:15:00
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Shedboy, if they play Walcot through the middle (which i actually doubt they will) Daswon could be like a spinning top against him if we play a high line. I would even take Gallas over Dawson if they set up that way.
tophobunty
28/02/2013 14:18:00
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Great title actually laughed out loud. Ade for me, JD off the bench; same team as WHU apart from BAE in and Caulker to bench. A bench of Friedel, Naughton, Gallas, Livermore, Carroll, Siggurdson and Defoe. Now that's strong!
Sebthespur
28/02/2013 14:23:00
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Although, he seems to like Gallas against the more technical teams I think. We've great options there anyway. Btw, on Ade, the miss with the header (rebounding from a shot) is exactly the kind of goal AvB wants him t score, imo. Right place, right time + conviction... if he doesn't make up the last part of the equation, AVB will lose patience. I've always been on the side of Ade, and I agree with his that his body language + attitude have improved. Those chances NEED to be dealt with however, and he must be stronger. We did shut the game down nicely for the WH game (only 5 mins, but often enough we'd give them another chance) and Ade was part of that. It's encouraging that he at least wanted to appear to put the team first, and that he was thinking on his feet, not on his knees after a personally disappointing night for him. I'm praying that the Grizzlor effect finally arrives on Sunday.[IMG]http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2587/4100853363_dd16a994ac_m.jpg[/IMG] @ Dark. ^^. Also, BigC's comment in a different thread on Bale being better since he's been honest, great observation.
ardone
28/02/2013 14:39:00
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frig, didn't sit
ardone
28/02/2013 14:40:00
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werent We all arguing a While back that JD was Super Sub at Best!!So tha explains everything I guess!!
SilwalYid
28/02/2013 14:44:00
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Is there any way we could have the Tottenham vs Arsenal thread up now because its all that's going to be talked about between now and the game, save all the moving around different threads. And this is probably the most anticipated derby we've had for a long time! Just thought I'd mention it for one of you great pre match writers who might be doing it. COYS.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 14:45:00
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Agree re Lennon tophobunty - He has shown some good form this season, the majority of the time has added to our game rather than taken from it. He’s the first to put his hand up and admit if he has a poor one as well! Judging from AVB's recent comments when picking his squad, he makes sure they are in the right frame of mind and they are feeling up for the game. I think unless he isn’t, then should start. As for Sigurdsson, he’s been coming on as a player and doing well recently, better each time you could say? I don’t think we change that at the moment – Again unless AVB rests Lennon due to the above! We need them both, and for Arsenal we have to use our pace as much as possible imo. AVB and co have a few days more prep with Lennon and I hope he has a stormer at the weekend. Sigurdsson can carry on improving, if he steps on the pitch and does even better then when he played in the spam game then happy days for us all. COYS.
SpursOne2
28/02/2013 14:53:00
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Trouble with Adebayor is we all know he`s a good player & we`re all just waiting for him to spring to life & show some passion .
If he only shows it in games when he has a point to prove then that is just downright selfish ,disrespectful ,unprofessional & overall the wrong attitude to have .
It`s not Adebayor V Arsenal .Come alive for some games & go back in your shell on others ,act like every game is against Arsenal .
Inconsistent performers are one thing ,having an inconsistent attitude is another ,no match should be personal as it`s all about Spurs getting top 4 .Adebayor is a poor professional & if he lost that chip could be a bad ass player .He looks an outsider who is not comfortable in his surroundings .

Lennon & Defoe have to sit on the bench ,Siggy to replace lennon on the right & hope this is the game that wakes Adebayor up ,but he must put the team first ,personal agendas have no place .The team spirit at Spurs is the best i`ve seen since the 80`s .AVB take a bow ,proved all your doubters wrong so far but the final stretch the hurdles look higher
big cockeral
28/02/2013 15:15:00
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That's what does everyone's head in big c, we all know that somewhere in the guy is a beast of a centre forward who could scare the ***** out of most defences. But he needs to produce it week in week out and doesn't and it will be a damn shame if we have to sell him because he can't be *****ed.
Jantheman
28/02/2013 15:24:00
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Jantheman Look at AVB V Chelsea , he had a point to prove against them but we got slaughtered .He`d have every right to want a pop at them but he stayed professional & over the course of the season he has done well ,really well .

I like Wenger ,admire him for what he does ,imo he`s a genius ,13 CL in a row spending less than us & paying for a stadium ? that`s remarkable ,don`t care what anyone says i respect Wenger & wish AVB could emulate .,,,i hate Chelsea more ,don`t agree with that club one bit ,everything about them & after what they did to Clattenberg ,like it or not we need refs ,without them there is no game .

I`d prefer the top 4 to be UTD ,Spurs ,City ,Arsenal
big cockeral
28/02/2013 15:36:00
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I'm hoping for much of the same for us big c, if AVB can do for us what Wenger has done for them then I'd take that. The new stadium, sustained champions league year in year out, and known for playing the right way. Don't get me wrong I'd like trophies along the way but we had to build again. Couple of my mate are plastic Chelsea supporters, but most of them are spurs, that really ******** grates me that they started supporting them when Roman bailed them out!
Jantheman
28/02/2013 15:48:00
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BC- whilst I agree with you, I'd like the top4 to be Utd, City, Spurs...Everton!...;)
shedboy2
28/02/2013 16:00:00
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shedboy2 whilst I agree with you, i just think Everton are out of the running ,not strong enough .We have to play them to dent their chances & raise ours
big cockeral
28/02/2013 16:14:00
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Holtby is still getting use to the pace of the prem, good we signed him now so he knows what to expect next season, great buy, Ade to score first on Sunday COYS
Yido T
28/02/2013 16:21:00
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Holtby is still getting use to the pace of the prem, good we signed him now so he knows what to expect next season, great buy, Ade to score first on Sunday COYS
Yido T
28/02/2013 16:24:00
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Twice
Yido T
28/02/2013 16:25:00
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Big C - What we really need is the media to create a spin from the comments made by Benitez and to continue it until Abramovich has had enough and decides to quit, leaving Chelsea in all sorts of a mess. Like it or not, Benitez is spot on with his comments. Chelsea are a plastic club with a 10 year history. I agree with you, Arsenal and Wenger are to be admired compared to Chelsea and Roman!!
yiddyboy
28/02/2013 16:26:00
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ManU to win by two5%
ManU to win by three or more5%
Game will end a draw13%
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1 Arsenal 15 10 4 1 34 21
2 Chelsea 14 11 1 2 34 21
3 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 17
4 Man City 15 9 3 3 30 13
5 Spurs 14 7 6 1 27 14
6 Man Utd 14 5 6 3 21 3
7 Watford 15 6 3 6 21 -5
8 WBA 14 5 5 4 20 3
9 Everton 15 5 5 5 20 0
10 Stoke 15 5 4 6 19 -5
11 AFC Bournemouth 15 5 3 7 18 -4
12 Southampton 14 4 5 5 17 -2
13 Burnley 15 5 2 8 17 -10
14 Leicester City 15 4 4 7 16 -5
15 Crystal Palace 15 4 3 8 15 -2
16 Middlesbrough 14 3 6 5 15 -2
17 Swansea 15 3 3 9 12 -12
18 West Ham 14 3 3 8 12 -14
19 Hull City 15 3 3 9 12 -18
20 Sunderland 15 3 2 10 11 -13
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