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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by 1964white » Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:47 am

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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by lufc1304 » Tue Aug 27, 2019 1:28 pm

Never been his biggest fan, always felt he slowed our momentum, but he is a player transformed this season. Long may it continue
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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by Cjay » Tue Nov 12, 2019 3:44 pm

Given Forshaw has disappeared of the face of the earth again despite his injury not being serious i did some reading.

Since arriving he has been a Leeds player for 81 possible league games.

He has been injured for 31 of those.

Becoming a real sick note.

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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by 1964white » Tue Nov 12, 2019 4:04 pm

Cjay wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 3:44 pm
Given Forshaw has disappeared of the face of the earth again despite his injury not being serious i did some reading.

Since arriving he has been a Leeds player for 81 possible league games.

He has been injured for 31 of those.

Becoming a real sick note.
Also he was injured when we signed him

£4.5m for a player that has made 42 appearances (not starts), no goals, one assist :shock: I suspect we didn't dilly-dally with that transfer. Boro' no doubt snapped our hands off with that deal :(

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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by BGwhite » Wed Nov 13, 2019 4:02 pm

Him and Douglas have been real let downs since they arrived . BD must be on a par with AF in terms of games played. AF was showing signs of improvement before his latest layoff but BD offers nothing and leeds should get rid in January.

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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by Cjay » Thu Dec 12, 2019 11:38 pm

Could it be that we are a better side without him?

He got a lot of praise early on and seemed to make us more solid but we actually are better without him.

He has played in 2 of our 3 defeats, 11 points in 7 games with, 35 points in 14 without.

Its odd because he seemed to make us more solid, but he never really fit the box to box mid role either and something seemed off with him, Klich and KP as a trio.

He's good as a dm but doesnt move the ball as quick as KP seems to, he doesnt have the same threat Klich does and maybe its just me but others seem to have improved without Forshaw?

Mysterious injury aside but we seem better balanced without him? With Klich and Pablo and Kp behind them.

Their are certain games where Forshaw makes sense, that bit of experience and a cool head, someone to provide a bit more help to KP and keep the ball.

But largely he in this side in a side that dominates the ball and is on the attack most of the time is a bit of a spare part imo.

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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by 1964white » Fri Dec 13, 2019 5:27 am

Poor signing

Forshaw has never set the world alight at any of his clubs

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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by Irish Ian » Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:43 am

Forshaw did get himself in some good attacking positions but either picked the wrong pass, could t execute the right pass or his shooting was off.

Defensively he is sound though.

But he doesn’t compare to KP. But tbf who at the club does?
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Re: Adam Forshaw

Post by 1964white » Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:31 pm

Forshaw keeps the treatment staff busy :lol:

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