Tim Weah all games PBP thread

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  1. ArsenalMetro

    ArsenalMetro Member+

    United States
    Aug 5, 2008
    Chicago, IL
    Club:
    Arsenal FC
    Weah off in the 59th as part of a triple sub.

    Worked hard, no end product. Same criticism applies to all of the Lille attack.

    Lille looks every bit a mid-table team with a negative goal differential.
     
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  2. thedukeofsoccer

    thedukeofsoccer Member+

    Jul 11, 2004
    Youtube: Jimmy Dore, Secular Talk
    Club:
    AFC Ajax
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    He did ok and was really growing into the game in the 2nd half. Dumb sub.

    Also, he had arguably his best game for Lille as a ss. So the manager places him on the right, where he can't even cut in, and plays a 2 donk cf formation. \

    Poor job by Lille's skipper. They miss Galtier.
     
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  3. PaulGascoigne

    PaulGascoigne Member

    Feb 5, 2001
    Aotearoa/NZ
    TBF, they are looking much better at the moment.
     
  4. thedukeofsoccer

    thedukeofsoccer Member+

    Jul 11, 2004
    Youtube: Jimmy Dore, Secular Talk
    Club:
    AFC Ajax
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    They scored because the keeper dropped a ball right in his hands on a set piece. There was nothing to it.

    And the impetus is really on them down 2 goals. Weah himself was creating quite a bit in the first 13 minutes of the half.
     
  5. Gorky

    Gorky Member+

    Jul 28, 2006
    NYC
    Club:
    New York Red Bulls
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    I agree. He just had a great game as a forward. Logic indicates you try it again and see if it’s a trend.
     
  6. Casper

    Casper Member+

    Mar 30, 2001
    New York
    Weah came on 72nd minute against Marseille. Konrad on the bench. Lille up a man and 1-0.
     
  7. Casper

    Casper Member+

    Mar 30, 2001
    New York
    Weah the left midfielder in a 4-4-2.
     
  8. Casper

    Casper Member+

    Mar 30, 2001
    New York
    Weah assist to David to end it! Popped up ball behind the defense that Weah does well to settle, stumbles, rolls it across nine yards out and David blasts home first time leaving the keeper no chance. 2-0 and it's over.
     
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  9. Casper

    Casper Member+

    Mar 30, 2001
    New York
    I call it a popped up ball, I probably should call it a cleverly chipped by Sanches. Weah almost messed it up twice, but recovered to lay it on a platter for David.
     
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  10. felloveranddidanadu

    Plymouth Argyle FC
    Dec 12, 2009
    Club:
    San Jose Frogs
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    I feel like Weah's balance, for being such a great athlete, is not very good. He's a bit "Bambi on skates" sometimes as the Brits would say
     
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  11. Casper

    Casper Member+

    Mar 30, 2001
    New York
    The problem was that Bambi had no skates. It was the ice without skates that was the problem. Why can't people see this?
     
  12. Jazzy Altidore

    Jazzy Altidore Member+

    Sep 2, 2009
    San Francisco
    Club:
    Los Angeles Galaxy
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Yeah he’s got a Gumby thing going on out there.
     
  13. gnk

    gnk Member

    Nov 1, 2000
    Rockville, MD
    Club:
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Weah with the start today.
     
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  14. TimB4Last

    TimB4Last Member+

    May 5, 2006
    Dystopia
    Weah knew that ... adding the lineup for convenience.

    [​IMG]
     
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  15. gnk

    gnk Member

    Nov 1, 2000
    Rockville, MD
    Club:
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Down 1-0 at half. Didn’t watch. Anyone watching with a Weah update?
     
  16. Excellency

    Excellency Member+

    Nov 4, 2011
    Club:
    Arsenal FC
    I was watching Scally with BMG and switched at the half to watch Tim (from kick off as it was recording) and it seemed to me that he lacked the usual spring in his legs. Switched back to BMG just now since Scally was one of the liveliest players (because he missed FIFA's brutal quali sched and was in top form).
     
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