CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by bobby m's syrup » 02 Feb 2017 13:58

We should easily conker this league when Mr Popa starts knocking them in.

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Uke » 02 Feb 2017 18:24

No Popary!

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by alfie9 » 12 Jan 2018 21:16

Popa's scored another 2 for the under 23s tonight.

Why is he nowhere near the first team?

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Old Man Andrews » 12 Jan 2018 21:29

alfie9 wrote:Popa's scored another 2 for the under 23s tonight.

Why is he nowhere near the first team?


Can only be an attitude problem we don't know about. Shame really, he's a far better option than Aluko.

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Woodcote Royal » 12 Jan 2018 21:49

Has he made too many forward passes or crossed the half way line once too often? Is this what counts for “attitude” these days?

Could it just be the fact he didn’t cost £7m?

Whatever it is, I wish him well at his next club and hope tonight helped put him in the shop window.

He’s clearly wasted in the dire tedium of having Stam as his manager.


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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Zip » 12 Jan 2018 22:34

He has been very poorly treated. What was the point of this signing? He has never been given a chance

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by alfie9 » 13 Jan 2018 00:00

Remember the Aston Villa game that we were all raving about and calling Stam's best performance? That was largely the work of Barrow and Popa.

He's clearly not injured so I'm baffled by the fact that we're forcing him out.

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Sutekh » 13 Jan 2018 09:53

Is there a conspiracy developing at the club to get it relegated?

    Bodvarsson has a pretty decent strike rate this season - gets on the bench if he's lucky
    Popa is also pretty decent and has looked more than capable whenever I've seen him yet rarely anywhere near the matchday squad
    Look to have a perfectly decent left back in Richards yet gets one opportunity every 3 months and is promptly dropped
While

    Aluko continues to deliver no end product
    Everyone and their mum seems top get played at left back, anything in fact that gives maximum disruption to the team balance
    Striker? What's that then?
Then there's the mystifying refusal to adapt the style and usually quite weird substitution decisions that change nothing or make things worse

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Hound » 13 Jan 2018 10:54

No conspiracy just crap management


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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Snowflake Royal » 13 Jan 2018 11:32

He was utter dogshit in the last 25 minutes of the U23 game vs Brighton.

Like pub player bad. Against kids.

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by KC Royal » 13 Jan 2018 17:33

I'm expecting him to go this month and I think the only reason he's been playing for the u23s recently is to get match fitness. Can't see him being involved in the match day squad again this season unless there's multiple injuries.

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by popafan » 13 Jan 2018 17:40

I would give him a few games as he is much more commited than the unfit McCleary and at least he cares and works his socks off.

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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by windermereROYAL » 13 Jan 2018 19:42

How we could do with a finisher like that, but lets stick to players over the hill and past their best,.

https://twitter.com/adrian_popa77/statu ... 9638767616


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Re: CONFIMRED - Adrian Popa

by Hound » 13 Jan 2018 20:03

2 Lovely Goals tbf

His attitude looks decent in those games as well, I don’t reckon the problem with Stam is one of attitude. Obv just speculating though

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