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RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 10:03 PM
Probably already a thread on this from ages ago, but I can't find it. Anyway, they've submitted planning application time we revisited expanding OT, with other clubs all getting closer to our capacity? http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/34974544 Chelsea submit new 60, 000-seat stadium plans Ch...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 5:20 PM
Full coverage will be live on BBC Two and BT Sport 2 from 7pm. The Emirates Football Association Challenge Cup fourth round draw ball numbers 1 Sheffield United 2 Watford 3 Birmingham 4 Liverpool 5 Brighton OR Crystal Palace 6 Peterborough 7 Bournemouth OR Wigan 8 Coventry 9 Newport 10 Huddersfie...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 4:53 PM
This is looking good.
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 4:35 PM
24 Brazilian midfielder playing for Shakhtar Donetsk. Duncan saying we want him in January transfer window in his latest podcast. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 3:25 PM
Apologies if a thread like this exists already I did a search and nothing came up. Anyway I thought it might be worth having a thread for all things Ireland? First item on the agenda, when does our contract with Umbro run out? Our kits are brutal recently. In the Euros we may as well have rocked...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 2:32 PM
24 Brazilian midfielder playing for Shakhtar Donetsk. Duncan saying we want him in January transfer window in his latest podcast. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 2:20 PM
Stolen from Reddit, thought it would be quite interesting to here the views of people on here My choice might be a bit controversial, but I would go for: Shaqiri - We need a right winger and he is been very good whenever I've seen him this season for Stoke. Lanzini - Think he is far too good for...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 12:32 PM
Lots of rumours that Man City want him this month (rather than the summer). Arsenal want £35m for him. Man City want to spend £20m on him. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date http://metro.co.uk/2018/01/07/manch ansfer-deal-desperate-alexis-sanchez-7211349/ https://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/90...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 12:17 PM
Haven’t seen him seriously linked with us but I remembered that Jack Wilshere is another at Arsenal who is out of contract in the summer, with us in need of midfielders in the summer with Carrick likely to retire and Fellaini off would you like to see Wilshere come in on a free ? I know he’s had...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 10:43 AM
According to a few less trusted tabloids and SkySports trustworthy 'Sources' we've everything but tabled a bid, no report of an amount or a valuation by Madrid. Manchester United transfer news and rumours: David de Gea, Marco Asensio, Andreas Pereira Click to expand Surely there can't be any weig...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 10:01 AM
Haven’t seen him seriously linked with us but I remembered that Jack Wilshere is another at Arsenal who is out of contract in the summer, with us in need of midfielders in the summer with Carrick likely to retire and Fellaini off would you like to see Wilshere come in on a free ? I know he’s had...
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 9:05 AM
https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/sport/football/2076688/hearts-manchester-united-demetri-mitchell/
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 8:45 AM
World cup year is usually a bad time to sign players early so who is: Attainable A good player What we need Not going to the world cup 2018
RedCafe.net - Thu Jan 11 7:26 AM
Would he work as a 10?
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 11:19 PM
Is this the most boring football show on TV (ever)? Looks like it's been introduced just to increase the air time of Geoff Shreeves.
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 8:14 PM
From the company who bought you the best game of Next-Generation comes Cyberpunk 2077 ​ Adapted from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyberpunk_2020 Possible classes: Cyberpunk 2077
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 6:32 PM
Mail logic: Football bloke goes to London = he must be having an interview ~ Brendan Rodgers spotted in London so was the former Liverpool manager using Waterloo Station to get to a job interview? *Brendan Rodgers was spotted at Waterloo on Monday afternoon *Fulham, QPR and Charlton are all on th...
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 4:43 PM
Anybody else watched this? It's a pretty good heist series that centres around a team of crooks robbing the Royal Mint of Spain. Binged watched it over New Years and enjoyed it a lot.
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 4:12 PM
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RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 3:37 PM
Apologies if it has been posted already but I've never seen this footage of the second goal going in. Almost brought a tear to the eye as it brings back all the pure unadulterated joy of that moment. I was only 11 at the time so I don't know if I'll ever truly appreciate how significant it was, b...
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 12:43 PM
That's a good plan to compensate the high prices. ManUtd are charging 89 pounds to Sevilla fans and refunding 35 Pounds to travelling ManUtd fans. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date p.s: image is too big, not sure how to compress it.
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 11:17 AM
I had a discussion with some friends supporting other teams this weekend. There we got in to a beer-heated argue about which manager who got the best transfers in one season. Regarding price, how important they became for the club, and for some clubs (smaller club-fan..) price when sold. Disregar...
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 6:52 AM
I mean in terms of how shambolic our recruitment has been ever since. We sold the best player in the world and invested the money that season in Antonio Valencia, Michael Owen and Gabriel Obertan. Look at a comparable moment now for Barcelona who sold Neymar but have invested the money in Ousmane...
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 2:43 AM
I haven't seen a dedicated thread here. Octavio Zambrano sacked as manager of Canada and Canadian youth set up. Women's team double broze medallist John Herdman hired immediately with no interview and no selection process. Herman has never coached a men's team. I am actually appalled by this. Zam...
RedCafe.net - Wed Jan 10 1:33 AM
Farhad Moshiri told a shareholders' meeting the player received the message "on a pilgrimage to Africa" having been set to sign a new deal at Everton. "He had a voodoo and got the message he needs to go to Chelsea, " said Moshiri. Click to expand http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42630016
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 9:16 PM
Was going to make a thread on him earlier this season. Then was going to make one on Sunday but my laptop broke. Anyway equaliser v Real Madrid so makes it 9 goals in 19 games which I'd say is pretty good given it's his debut season in europe. Potential future great striker for one of the elite o...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 7:01 PM
9 January: Man City - Bristol City 10 January: Chelsea - Arsenal 23 January: Bristol City - Man City 24 January: Arsenal - Chelsea
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 6:06 PM
Thought it might be worth making a new thread, as a lot of what is happening now can't be put in the General Election thread. So it seems like the Tories are all backing Theresa (for the moment): Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Meanwhile Labour can't decide wheth...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 4:10 PM
https://www.theguardian.com/footbal l-miss-philippe-coutinho-statistics-barcelona Interesting article about Countinho, but the bit that shocked me is none of our players make the Europe top 5 leagues for goals and assists since the beginning of last season or for chances created. This is ultimate...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 2:31 PM
Responding to Jose's press conference statements, Antonio Conte shot back: ‘I think that he has to see himself in the past, maybe he was speaking about himself in the past, yeah? Maybe sometimes I think that someone forget what they said in the past or which is his behaviours and sometimes I thin...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 1:12 PM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date https://apnews.com/a90a0ac37e3349aa9c0c91fee949d036 Cue jokes about LvG already adopting it by saying "captain always plays" etc.
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 12:37 PM
Both pilots reportedly left cockpit during 'mid-air row' https://www.rte.ie/news/newslens/2018/0109/931981-airline-pilots-mid-air-row/ An Indian airline said it has fired two pilots after reports they fought and both briefly left the cockpit unmanned during a New Year's Day flight from London to...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 11:26 AM
There are players who help you win matches and there are a few elite players who make you win matches. I guess the key differential is how many goals and assists a player gets and with how much support. Hernandez helped you win matches by converting almost anything thrown at him, similar to Solsk...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 10:04 AM
"What does the Swedish media do? They defend me or do they jump on and attack me? They still attack me, because they cannot accept that I am Ibrahimovic. "If another player would do same mistake I do, they would defend him. But when it comes to me, they don't defend me. "This is about racism. Thi...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 8:54 AM
Post a photo of an ex/old/current footballer whose identity might be difficult to guess. Eg who is the well known footballing figure in this photo?
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 2:31 AM
Wouldn't it make more sense for ex managers to be pundits? I know players have good insight. Playing professionally is a whole different ball game (even though many on here think 90 percent of pundits are duds) but I can't help thinking managers would give a whole new world of insight. Why is sky...
RedCafe.net - Tue Jan 9 1:24 AM
I thought it would be interesting to discuss where we stand versus other top teams and how many and what types of signings would we need to break through each barrier. I’m sure everyone will argue standings, it’s hard to compare a Napoli vs Bayern for example. Athletico Madrid are close to us, as...
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 11:20 PM
The story is just coming out. According to the mirror One incident is said to have taken place at an adventure activity complex, Go Ape, in Newcastle Upon Tyne. Watching two African players struggling with a climbing frame, Beardsley allegedly quipped: “Why are you taking so long? Your lot should...
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 8:13 PM
Xavi was interviewed by Diego Torres for El País; translated by @DianaKristinne Q: Where are we coming from and where is football heading to? A: I think that the role of the coaches is sometimes excessive. We've improved so much from a physical point of view that right now it's very difficult to...
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 7:27 PM
Full coverage will be live on BBC Two and BT Sport 2 from 7pm. The Emirates Football Association Challenge Cup fourth round draw ball numbers 1 Sheffield United 2 Watford 3 Birmingham 4 Liverpool 5 Brighton OR Crystal Palace 6 Peterborough 7 Bournemouth OR Wigan 8 Coventry 9 Newport 10 Huddersfie...
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 6:25 PM
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RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 5:58 PM
Makes me wonder about Luke Shaw: http://www.football365.com/news/terry-reveals-mourinhos-cruel-silent-treatment On the positive side it was interesting to read that JT had never considered coaching until JM turned up.
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 4:17 PM
Full coverage will be live on BBC Two and BT Sport 2 from 7pm. The Emirates Football Association Challenge Cup fourth round draw ball numbers 1 Sheffield United 2 Watford 3 Birmingham 4 Liverpool 5 Brighton OR Crystal Palace 6 Peterborough 7 Bournemouth OR Wigan 8 Coventry 9 Newport 10 Huddersfie...
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 8:07 AM
Starting a new thread for the new season to keep things tidy. Let the fun begin.
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 2:09 AM
Pound already at it's lowest in 30 years, markets taking a thrashing, calls for independence referendums in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Whispers that Brussels will look to make an example of us. Just how bad will the shit show get? Or is there light at the end of the tunnel?
RedCafe.net - Mon Jan 8 1:10 AM
Bring back Gervais, Seth isn't cutting it.
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 11:37 PM
Lots of rumours that Man City want him this month (rather than the summer). Arsenal want £35m for him. Man City want to spend £20m on him. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date http://metro.co.uk/2018/01/07/manch ansfer-deal-desperate-alexis-sanchez-7211349/ https://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/90...
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 10:16 PM
Every time I watch European football, La Liga especially, it is obvious that just like many foreign footballers the standard of officiating is in a different class to ours. The PL is a fabulous product but among the elite footballing countries in Europe we have the worst officials by a mile. With...
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 6:59 PM
May as well get her started. The Dubs beat today, always nice to see even if it was their 3rd team. Armagh vs Derry called off due to frozen pitch. Can see Armagh struggling big time this year after such a promising championship last year (forget the Tyrone game ), given the number of key players...
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 6:47 PM
So having a chat with a spurs fan today I was a little shocked at just how highly he rates Kane Now I think Kane is arguably the best striker in the pl (though a fit Aguero is certainly competition) and one of the best cf's in the world (but lewendowski Suarez) Anyway we started to discuss Kane i...
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 1:23 PM
I see threads for the Mail and Guardian but not the S*n, so I'll start with this Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 11:36 AM
Two injured by explosion, as one of them picks up what are believed to be explosives. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 11:16 AM
Bolt has given an interview on Friday saying that he has spoken to SAF for a good word if he can pass his trial at Borussia Dortmund. He wants to play for United. Surely he cannot be as bad as Dong or Bebe? For sure he will out sprint everyone else. Defenders would be scared to death of him.
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 7:52 AM
Is going to look something like this apparently http://www.footyheadlines.com/2018/ ds-all-new-18-19-home-kit-will-look-like.html It is different - I will give them that.
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 7:28 AM
Silly season is getting more silly. Of the clubs I looked at (clubs that have managed a season with 100m+ spent in one season) 8 of them are having a record season of spending money. Notably missing from the lists below are Bayern (going over for the first time this season with 105m spent), Dortm...
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 2:40 AM
Maybe a tad early but it's looking unlikely that we will do any January business, and it's based directly off Jose's quote. http://www.manutd.com/en/News-And-F lans-for-2018-discussed-by-jose-mourinho.aspx "My club, two years ago, paid a lot of money for Paul Pogba . Last year, they paid a lot o...
RedCafe.net - Sun Jan 7 2:09 AM
Right it's that time of year again, let's hope for a classic. Now to make @marukomu happy any serious Liverpool discussion or Liverpool fans chirping up will be come down on hard and threadbans of weird lengths will be handed out RAWK Goes Into Lockdown 2017/20-18 Edition | Fab Four No More
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 11:14 PM
Responding to Jose's press conference statements, Antonio Conte shot back: ‘I think that he has to see himself in the past, maybe he was speaking about himself in the past, yeah? Maybe sometimes I think that someone forget what they said in the past or which is his behaviours and sometimes I thin...
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 10:17 PM
BeinSports reporting €55m euro, 4 1/2 year deal to Liverpool. Medical tomorrow. So how credible are BeinSports in reporting (I know they are huge in sports production) ?
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 9:54 PM
Wondering if there has been a change with the development of youth players in the game in general, at our Club, and a change in the fanbase's views on it as well as quite frankly my own. I used to watch all our Academy and reserve games on MUTV and write match reports on them for the Cafe many ye...
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 8:19 PM
Interesting Tweet from Simon Stone re: yesterday's game and the non-handshake incident with Jose. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date I can see why Jose ignored him. He was at his whiney peak all game yesterday, constantly trying to rile Jose. Ever since he's been City manager, he's been unbearable...
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 8:17 PM
90's Serie A Draft ​ General Rules Snake Draft Format All managers have 8 hours to decide their pick, if not they can pick whenever they are ready while the draft continues. If you know you wont be online please PM a member of committee or the manager who is picking after you Serie A 90's draft
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 7:21 PM
Binged this today.. absolutely loved it. One of the best dark dark comedy I have ever watched. Two leads' performance was amazing. In 2 minds if I want a second season of this given the way S1 ended.
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 7:08 PM
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RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 7:02 PM
https://www.nike.com/fr/fr_fr/c/fcbarcelona Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Might be someone playing a prank (would be strange to sell Coutinho mid-season) but it is definitely on the website.
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 6:37 PM
Could City win the PL 3 times in a row. I would hate to see it cause United is the only team which has done it. But they're great this season, really dominant, they're destroying team left right and centre so it's a big possibility they'll win the PL in years to come.
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 5:36 PM
It's not the highest quality, not the best entertainment, and with what City are now doing, not the most competitive so what does the Premier League represent? The PL reached a peak in the late 00s, with Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and United all reaching the CL final. At that point the PL was th...
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 4:56 PM
https://www.nike.com/fr/fr_fr/c/fcbarcelona Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Might be someone playing a prank (would be strange to sell Coutinho mid-season) but it is definitely on the website.
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 4:41 PM
As dominant as this Pep managed City side are - would they be considered a disappointment if they didn't win the treble ?
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 10:04 AM
What are the players you thought would never amount to anything, but did, and the ones you thought would be great, but it didn't work out? And the ones you thought wouldn't amount to anything, and didn't, and the ones you just knew would be great, and were? For a while I thought Norman Whiteside...
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 6:58 AM
Don't think there's one already, so this is a thread for the best skills you've seen this season. I'll start with this off with Masuaku against Spurs:
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 1:47 AM
Don't think there's one already, so this is a thread for the best skills you've seen this season. I'll start with this off with Masuaku against Spurs:
RedCafe.net - Sat Jan 6 12:36 AM
Round two, after the "Mourinho season" dig and the retort "I won't lose my hair over this". After Conte's senile comments Jose blamed the journo but the way he starts this "to end the story" and then drops a bombshell, it's hilarious "The only thing I want to say to end the story is that, yes, I...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 11:44 PM
From JMs post game presser. Said Lukaku was celebrating for a change as we avoided a replay. That means the squad can go to Dubai on Monday.
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 10:24 PM
Might not be the most consistent in terms of both starts and performances but these four are really starting to rack up the numbers we expect: Lukaku 16 Goals and 5 Assists Lingard 11 Goals and 5 Assists Martial 9 Goals and 9 Assists Rashford 9 Goals and 8 Assists That's 45 goals and 27 assists b...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 10:03 PM
Last season it was Valencia, Herrera, Jones, Rojo and Fellaini. This season it's been Lingard, Smalling, Shaw and Mata(to an extent). Some of these started out bad and stepped up, and some were bad/mediocre even before Mourinho arrived. Say what you want about his excessive spending: he really se...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 9:56 PM
Let the discussion begin
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 9:51 PM
Man Utd 1:0 Derby County - Lingard (84') Man Utd 2:0 Derby County - Lukaku (90')
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 9:51 PM
We are seeing a Vardy-esque late bloom player. Who, in front of our very eyes, is changing from a weak leak into a genuinely top, modern forward. Jesse Lingard is our best attacker. Discuss.
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 8:46 PM
Why is it that in the overwhelming majority of games, the 2nd half has much more time added on than the first half? Normally we see for example 1 minute added on in the first half and 4 minutes added on in the 2nd half. How can this be the norm? If the 2nd half added on time is supposed...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 8:04 PM
I think it's Stone Roses - This is the One. How long until we change it? It's utter wank (Sorry to any fans). It doesn't stimulate anything, it's just weird to listen to as the players walk out.
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 7:58 PM
Haha, you could have bet your shirt on it !! http://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2018/01/0 tes-on-marouane-fellaini-are-interesting-fol/
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 7:54 PM
Not expecting anything great, if this movie turns out to be as funny as the show was in it's first few seasons, that'd be grand.
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 6:18 PM
USA Today Mock Draft: The draft is almost four months away, but more than half of the NFL's teams have turned their focus to next season. Any mock draft compiled at this point will be inherently flawed, as underclassmen have until Jan. 15 to decide whether to declare or to stay in college. With t...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 5:20 PM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 3:20 PM
Responding to Jose's press conference statements yesterday, Antonio Conte shot back: ‘I think that he has to see himself in the past, maybe he was speaking about himself in the past, yeah? Maybe sometimes I think that someone forget what they said in the past or which is his behaviours and someti...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 2:25 PM
In news that will surprise nobody, Amazon are almost certain to rival Sky and BT for the right to show Premier League games. Seems highly likely that they'll succeed and will therefore show between 20 and 32 league matches, if not more. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2018/01/04/amazon-holds-...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 1:34 PM
following on from the Spurs thread about history and tradition, 5 occasions in history which makes you love your club Jamie Pollock own goal that more or less relegated us Denis Law backheel (I know it didn't relegate you lot but so what) Agueroooo Spurs in the Cup City v Wigan in the 1999 play o...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 12:52 PM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 10:49 AM
TEAM INDNYC/CRAPPYCRAPERSON VS TEAM TUPPET ​ TACTICS INDNYC/CRAPPYCRAPERSON Final Tactics : - Indnyc/Crappy 3-4-1-2 The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Final - Indnyc/crappycraperson vs. Tuppet
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 10:13 AM
Jose has been doing a lot of explaining to emphasize his commitment to Manchester United. Yesterday's press conference was robust in that regard. That's probably due to the recent barrage of rumours about his exit from United. One stick out issue is his stay in a hotel. He has come out to explain...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 10:07 AM
Just seen someone with an avatar, wtf is going on?
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 9:16 AM
Tactical Awareness should be the first thing post basic ball skills(pass, dribble and shot) which player should be apt at, especially in professional level. But I have seen players who simply lack these all even at top top level(read EPL). Tactical Awareness from some website: Tactical insight(aw...
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 8:43 AM
First Test XI South Africa: Elgar, Markram, Amla, de Villiers, du Plessis, de Kock, Philander, Maharaj, Steyn, Rabada, Morkel India: Dhawan, Vijay, Pujara, Kohli, Rohit, Saha, Pandya, Ashwin, Shami, Bhuvi, Bumrah
RedCafe.net - Fri Jan 5 1:37 AM
According to Duncan Castles we're watching him as a cheaper alternative to Sandro at Fullback. I've never seen him play but he seems to be highly rated. Would it be better to target Tierney and let him fight with Shaw at LB or spend £60m plus on Sandro? which in-turn would possibly affect our pot...