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Re: Hatem Ben Arfa
« Reply #16000 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 01:30:24 am »
Love how much he winds up degenerates.

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« Reply #16001 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 01:46:48 am »
Six whole games tho

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« Reply #16002 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 07:55:09 am »
He made 2 runs late in the game and took a few corners otherwise he was anonymous.

Agree with that like,

Didn’t do a lot

Mainly because of the players around him though

The sad fact is that he had the talent to play in a much better side. He didn't take his opportunities.
People generalise too much.

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« Reply #16003 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 09:33:17 am »
Almiron hasn't scored a goal since November. Guess we'll ignore his performances and just base everything on that one stat

Boring, unvalidated, unimaginative, unoriginal so called argument.
Its your argument :lol:

No, comparing an argument with the same argument is not! :lol:

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« Reply #16004 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 09:35:46 am »
Six whole games tho

That's a lot for a player of his quality and in an era in which wide players are scoring regularly. I think he's only scored 2 goals in 18 or so matches or something. Should do better.

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« Reply #16005 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 11:29:10 am »
Think Ben Arfa and Shelvey are two players with immense talent, but have possibly wasted their careers when they should be playing at a higher level. Have to say I think both have questionable attitudes.

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« Reply #16006 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 12:34:14 pm »
Six whole games tho

That's a lot for a player of his quality and in an era in which wide players are scoring regularly. I think he's only scored 2 goals in 18 or so matches or something. Should do better.

For someone who isn't bothered about HBA you seem to know a lot more stats about him than the fanboys

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« Reply #16007 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 12:36:43 pm »
Six whole games tho

That's a lot for a player of his quality and in an era in which wide players are scoring regularly. I think he's only scored 2 goals in 18 or so matches or something. Should do better.

7 goals and 3 assists in 17 matches after not playing for a whole season, and he doesn't play out wide, hasn't once this season.
:lol: I dunno. I'm starting to think it was us.
Trump will do well man. Don't know why but I really feel this will be the case. Really hope it will come to be that way.

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« Reply #16008 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 02:46:37 pm »
I mean, he's been in the team of the week nearly every week this season so I reckon he's doing alright.

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« Reply #16009 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 05:34:49 pm »
Six whole games tho

That's a lot for a player of his quality and in an era in which wide players are scoring regularly. I think he's only scored 2 goals in 18 or so matches or something. Should do better.

For someone who isn't bothered about HBA you seem to know a lot more stats about him than the fanboys

I never said I wasn't bothered about HBA, you tit. I follow his career with interest. Problem?

And those stats, it took about 10 seconds to find it out through Flashscores as I have  that website as one of my pinned tabs.

Truest me, you're still the prober fanboy.

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« Reply #16010 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 05:39:57 pm »
Six whole games tho

That's a lot for a player of his quality and in an era in which wide players are scoring regularly. I think he's only scored 2 goals in 18 or so matches or something. Should do better.

7 goals and 3 assists in 17 matches after not playing for a whole season, and he doesn't play out wide, hasn't once this season.

Where's this from? It's more like 7 goals in 30 odd matches.

He doesn't play outwide? I haven't been watching any of their games, simply following the results and reaction on here ( :iamatwat: ). If he's not playing outwide then I assume it's in the centre, not sure what point you're trying to make, you haven't strengthened his case!


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« Reply #16011 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 05:41:29 pm »
I mean, he's been in the team of the week nearly every week this season so I reckon he's doing alright.

Yeah, overall he's been good, didn't say or imply anything to the contrary.

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« Reply #16012 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 06:01:43 pm »
How do you know he's been good if you haven't seen him play?

Surely you can't just base it all from stats on soccerway

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« Reply #16013 on: Saturday 16 March 2019, 06:12:55 pm »
How do you know he's been good if you haven't seen him play?

Surely you can't just base it all from stats on soccerway

From the bits and pieces I've seen of him, from the reaction in the sports media and social media, and of course from the reactions on here (tens and tens of people can't be wrong!).

You tit.

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« Reply #16014 on: Monday 18 March 2019, 05:35:29 pm »
Why do you care so much?
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« Reply #16015 on: Monday 18 March 2019, 05:47:01 pm »
He doesn't, he's just fishing for reactions is my guess.

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« Reply #16016 on: Monday 18 March 2019, 06:02:48 pm »
Why do you care so much?

It's tough love.

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« Reply #16017 on: Tuesday 19 March 2019, 11:59:38 am »
Yet another petty excuse.

He could have stepped up.... no goals in his last 6 games. (But he's not a striker, blah, blah, blah)

Is that you, Alan/Steve/Unai/Domenech/Gerets/Deschamps?

fyp

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« Reply #16018 on: Tuesday 2 April 2019, 03:21:01 pm »
:lol: I dunno. I'm starting to think it was us.
Trump will do well man. Don't know why but I really feel this will be the case. Really hope it will come to be that way.

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« Reply #16019 on: Tuesday 2 April 2019, 04:22:43 pm »
https://www.lequipe.fr/Football/Article/Hatem-ben-arfa-rennes-je-laisse-parler-mon-instinct/1004772


interview with him in L'equipe

Hatem speaking of intuition, instinct & playing with the heart rather than the head much alike Charles Dickens in Hard Times.

My favourite player to ever play in England, simple as that really. I prefer watching him over any of the Premier League greats.

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« Reply #16020 on: Tuesday 2 April 2019, 07:10:21 pm »
Did you access the whole thing, is there a way to? (aside paying)
:lol: I dunno. I'm starting to think it was us.
Trump will do well man. Don't know why but I really feel this will be the case. Really hope it will come to be that way.

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« Reply #16021 on: Tuesday 2 April 2019, 10:03:12 pm »
Rennes have beaten Lyon away to reach the Coupe de France final and will play PSG or Nantes. 

HBA got an assist

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« Reply #16022 on: Wednesday 3 April 2019, 07:24:08 pm »
https://www.lequipe.fr/Football/Article/Hatem-ben-arfa-rennes-je-laisse-parler-mon-instinct/1004772


interview with him in L'equipe

Hatem speaking of intuition, instinct & playing with the heart rather than the head much alike Charles Dickens in Hard Times.

My favourite player to ever play in England, simple as that really. I prefer watching him over any of the Premier League greats.

That’s delusionally ridiculous
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« Reply #16023 on: Wednesday 3 April 2019, 07:31:17 pm »
https://www.lequipe.fr/Football/Article/Hatem-ben-arfa-rennes-je-laisse-parler-mon-instinct/1004772


interview with him in L'equipe

Hatem speaking of intuition, instinct & playing with the heart rather than the head much alike Charles Dickens in Hard Times.

My favourite player to ever play in England, simple as that really. I prefer watching him over any of the Premier League greats.

That’s delusionally ridiculous
You literally can’t argue with who someone’s favourite player is
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« Reply #16024 on: Wednesday 3 April 2019, 07:37:46 pm »
https://www.lequipe.fr/Football/Article/Hatem-ben-arfa-rennes-je-laisse-parler-mon-instinct/1004772


interview with him in L'equipe

Hatem speaking of intuition, instinct & playing with the heart rather than the head much alike Charles Dickens in Hard Times.

My favourite player to ever play in England, simple as that really. I prefer watching him over any of the Premier League greats.

That’s delusionally ridiculous
You literally can’t argue with who someone’s favourite player is

 I kind of agree with IC, I just love watching Ben Arfa and can't think of anyone whose highlight reel I'd prefer to watch from the PL. Ronaldinho, that's a different story.

delusionally ridiculous :lol:
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