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Re: Akinde

Postby yorkstag » Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:03 pm

To be honest I went to the game looking to be impressed but wasn't.

I though his attitude was poor and missed the impressive bits - I just thought he was ineffective.

Anyway the thread prompted some debate
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Re: Akinde

Postby Spiritater » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:34 am

John, if he was playing in our team would scare the crap out of most teams in our league. He's big, he's fast and has a presence about him. He'll leave t'Bees when they go down as they surely will.
Christiano would struggle to make any impression in Barnets team.
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Re: Akinde

Postby abc » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:40 am

Spiritater wrote:John, if he was playing in our team would scare the crap out of most teams in our league. He's big, he's fast and has a presence about him. He'll leave t'Bees when they go down as they surely will.
Christiano would struggle to make any impression in Barnets team.
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Spot on !
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Re: Akinde

Postby Tippy Tappy Football » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:47 am

I'm hoping him and Shaq will find their shooting boots next Saturday :lol:
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Re: Akinde

Postby adamstag » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:33 am

I'm still haunted by adam Murray going with a flat back 10 to counter akinde last season and he still scored and won 1-0 :lol:
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Re: Akinde

Postby yorkshire stag » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:50 am

would take Akinde in a heart beat, how we missed him when leaving Alf, is still bonkers to me
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Re: Akinde

Postby Random Hero » Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:00 am

Some absolutely ludicrous posts on here.

He's scored nearly 100 goals in 150 league games.

An absolute unit, but has good feet and pace. I'd sign him in a flash.

In fairness Leo Messi would look tosh in Barnet's side.
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Re: Akinde

Postby yorkshire stag » Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:20 am

:good_post: at last, how anyonecannot see what he brings to any side is beyond me
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Re: Akinde

Postby robda1st » Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:28 am

He will be 29 at the end of the year, will cost a good fee and decent wages. Whilst be might be good getting us out of lg2 I think there would be better value for money options for a team aiming for gd finish in lg1 next yr
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Re: Akinde

Postby adamstag » Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:36 am

Random Hero wrote:Some absolutely ludicrous posts on here.

He's scored nearly 100 goals in 150 league games.

An absolute unit, but has good feet and pace. I'd sign him in a flash.

In fairness Leo Messi would look tosh in Barnet's side.


Spot on. He'd improve any and all sides in league 2
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