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2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby FCB12Forever » Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:35 pm

Lukas wrote:Well, the two (only) forward thinking German clubs remain in Europe. Those that live in the past and cling to an idealistic view are out and were terrible throughout. If these clubs don't expect to win anything and are happy with that, fine, but don't complain and blame Bayern and Leipzig for being successful.


Unfortunately, most of the BL clubs are expecting Bayern to fail so they can sometime snatch up the plate or the Pokal. For example, when talking about possible Bayern interest on Bailey, one Leverkusen official said, "Bayern should develop their own talent instead of buying". Which I interpret as "Bayern should play their own U19 guys so they would fail in BL so we would have a chance at the plate". No words.

Actually mind your own words because our U19's are one of the best ever and if we had played them they might eventually grow to the extent that will flush you away easily.
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby Manchu » Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:01 am

Lukas wrote:Well, the two (only) forward thinking German clubs remain in Europe. Those that live in the past and cling to an idealistic view are out and were terrible throughout. If these clubs don't expect to win anything and are happy with that, fine, but don't complain and blame Bayern and Leipzig for being successful.

I'm sorry, but I don't believe that Leipzig really has any long-term strategy that will result in them being a top team in Europe. For one, the club insists on starting young talents over (much) better older players even in crucial matches. This has cost them in the Bundesliga this year to the extent that CL qualification is in danger and will and has cost them in the CL.

Secondly, the team is completely built around Rangnick style high pressing and never really demonstrates any other tactic. This works decently in the Bundesliga(although they will ultimately be found out there, just like Schmidt's Leverkusen was, and maybe are already in that process), but it is not a successful tactic in international competitions.
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby America USA » Fri Mar 16, 2018 1:47 pm

Europa League Quarter Finals

RB Leipzig vs Marseille
Arsenal vs CSKA Moscow
Atletico Madrid vs Sporting Lisbon
Lazio vs Salzburg
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby FCB general » Fri Mar 16, 2018 1:55 pm

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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby MUTU » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:27 pm

Anybody watching?

I'm keeping track of RB Leipzig's match.
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby aterford » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:42 pm

MUTU wrote:Anybody watching?

I'm keeping track of RB Leipzig's match.


I'm half-watching Leipzig/half working at my desk, if that counts.....
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby MUTU » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:51 pm

Jaaaaa!!! Werner!
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby aterford » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:55 pm

What a wild sequence that was..... and what a player
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby Firefox1234 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:58 pm

Probably one of the more exciting Europa Leagues in recent years....
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby MUTU » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:59 pm

aterford wrote:What a wild sequence that was..... and what a player

Yep great action. Bit lucky with the goal though, not sure he actually intended to pass it between the keeper's feet.

In other news, Ramsey scored. Twice. Who's going to die?
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby MUTU » Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:02 pm

Fookin' hell!
That second Ramsey goal. Get in, son! Wow =D>
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby Dumbledore7 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:08 pm

Leipzig on their day plays some of the best counter attacking football to watch anywhere in the world...
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby Dumbledore7 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:57 pm

BTSport commentator just called Klostermann “Klosterberg” or some shit like that. I’m so done.
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby FCBayernMunchen » Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:57 pm

Phew... thank you Leipzig!

Just won a massive bet by guessing all 4 winners. :)
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Re: 2017/18 Europa League discussion thread

Postby ramsej84 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:47 pm

Atletico are too good for the rest...

What will happen if the Cup is won by a team which will finish top 4 in the league?

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