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Striking Options


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i know it's being discussed here and there on the forum but id like to start a topic on it.

Are you worried about our current options to play up front enough to think that we need another option bringing in?

We currently have Kozak, Gestede, Ayew, Robinson, Gabby and Rushian Hepburn Murphy and with Scott Sinclair showing he has the ability to score goals, I personally don't think we need another forward, especially considering the likelihood of them being 30+ (Adebayor/Berbatov)

I personally would have full confidence in starting with Gestede or Kozak at Bournemouth playing as the centre of a 3 pronged attack, with Sinclair and Ayew either side of them. Then when you consider if one of them starts we have the other on the bench with Gabby or Robinson to offer a different threat if need be I can't see that we need to worry much about our firepower next season.

I'd be interested to hear what other people think perhaps with slightly less Claret and Blue tints on than I have.

And please don't mention Austin! ;)


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this is actually one of the areas im not worried about. i really believe kozak will shine for us.

i be more concerned about our back 4, especially a CB and our captain that looks like hes made out of glass in a difficult tackle

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this is actually one of the areas im not worried about. i really believe kozak will shine for us.

i be more concerned about our back 4, especially a CB and our captain that looks like hes made out of glass in a difficult tackle

i would still like another striker in tbh losing beneteke is a sore one

the CB area worries me aswell,...but excited at the same time as these (unknown to me) new signings could be great or at least some of them

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Today I'm happy enough with the attacking options but I'm not really sure what formation Sherwood is planning on using so until that is clarified I'll hold my fire, I agree we're ok for a front 3 but if it's 2 up front there isn't anyone I would have confidence in being able to tap a ball in, I'd really love to see the likes Chicitero brought in even if it's only on loan.

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i would still like another striker in tbh losing beneteke is a sore one

the CB area worries me aswell,...but excited at the same time as these (unknown to me) new signings could be great or at least some of them

It's good to have strikers but can't see us affording anyone who's going to improve us, I'd rather use money elsewhere


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Today I'm happy enough with the attacking options but I'm not really sure what formation Sherwood is planning on using so until that is clarified I'll hold my fire, I agree we're ok for a front 3 but if it's 2 up front there isn't anyone I would have confidence in being able to tap a ball in, I'd really love to see the likes Chicitero brought in even if it's only on loan.

I am sure Gueye was quoted as saying Sherwood bought him in to play as the right mid of a 4-3-3 so if we are planning to play 3 up top I think we have adequate forwards


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If Sinclair actually gets game time I think he'll end up our top scorer. I'm worried that ayew won't make the grade, and that gestede may not make the step up either.

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i am happy with our striker options, we need to give Kozak a chance and let him shine as i personally think he could be a major player for us this season

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For me, I'm currently confident with Kozak and Ayew up front, but the fact remains that we have no players in our club that are proven to score 15+ goals a season. It's a risk no doubt but I hope they show their full potential.

As for goals from midfield, I can definitely see Sinclair and Gil putting some in.

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