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[Matchday] FK Sarajevo v Celtic: Thursday 1st Oct 2020: UEFA Europa League Play Off Round: 7pm

Discussion in 'Celtic Chat' started by Drakhan, Sep 25, 2020.

Discuss FK Sarajevo v Celtic: Thursday 1st Oct 2020: UEFA Europa League Play Off Round: 7pm in the Celtic Chat area at TalkCeltic.net.

  1. Paradise88

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    If anything I've learned from Lenny's European selections is that he will play the more experienced/trusted. I wouldn't expect to see Turnbull or klimala in the starting line up, but both probably to make appearances.
     
  2. AstonHz

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    Hey guys, good luck on Thursday, hope it will be a fair game with no injuries and may the better team win! Here is a little presentation on what you may expect:


    4-2 with one of the main contenders for the title this year, among Zeljeznicar and Zrinjski. You may remember Tatar from 1:39 as he scored in the 2nd leg in Scotland last year :D

    Introducing, Matthias Fanimo in his prime :D (started in West Ham United):
     
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  3. dbhoy72

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    1/3 are way big odds away from home.

    Good bit more confident after yesterday, although still think this a distraction we don't need.
     
  4. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    If you think Fanimo is fast, here is Jeremie Frimpong saving a Gazelle from a Cheetah..

     
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  5. Almir Sarajevo

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  6. Officer Doofy Come to me, human man Gold Member

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    Does he, though? He was the main culprit in us getting knocked out against Ferencvaros.

    Frimpong is a better player than Elhamed. He’s shown it time and time again. He needs to start
     
  7. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    Frimpong is better offensively, Elhamed is better defensively.

    He was poor for the 2nd goal against Ferencvaros but I can forgive him that. He's shown against the likes of Lazio and for Israel that he's a solid defender.
     
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  8. Officer Doofy Come to me, human man Gold Member

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    Frimpong is a fine defender. Seems to be this myth that he isn’t.

    I like Elhamed, but Frimpong is a better option. Be it RB or RWB.
     
  9. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    I'm not saying he's a poor defender but Elhamed is better for me.

    Better in the air, better positional awareness, better in the tackle.
     
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  10. Minty Gold Member Gold Member

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    Elhamed has more experience and height, and looks better in the air. Frimpong is a better player overall though. I think we've seen some signs this season as to why we got Elhamed as cheap as we did.
     
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  11. Mr Maverick I like Trebles and Bass Gold Member

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    Right now Frimpong is our best player full stop. (imo)
     
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  12. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    Aye, he's our first choice RWB at this point and deservedly so.
     
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    Well I am going to stick my Green And White neck out and go for a Superb 5-1 win away:ynwacelti
    If I am wrong 4-1:84:
     
  14. evilbunny1991

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    If Sarajevo do have very pacy wingers then the right way to be defensively sound while offering a threat going forward would be to have El hamed as RB with Frimpong RW assuming we go 4 at the back.

    Similarly I would want El Hamed at RCB in a 3 due to his recovery pace. Then with Frimpong at RWB in front of him. Either option makes us extremely solid down the right hand side both defensively and offensively.
     
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    Am I right in saying that this game isn't on TV?
     
  16. JC Anton Get yer, hats, scarfs badges & tapes

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    Elhamed has literally made one mistake in his Celtic career, Frimpong is better going forward Elhamed is a better defender, that's not even a debate tbh.

    I think Frimpong should play but if he plays a 4-2-3-1 he may not start him.
     
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  17. Drakhan Nac Mac Feegle Gold Member

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  18. JC Anton Get yer, hats, scarfs badges & tapes

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    Frimpong in front of Elhamed job done :50:
     
  19. Marty McFly Whoa, this is heavy Gold Member

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    Also, for a smaller guy, Frimpong is very strong and is excellent at shielding balls out of play etc. He really is great offensively and defensively for me.
     
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  20. Officer Doofy Come to me, human man Gold Member

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    No he hasn’t ffs:giggle1:

    He’d be starting every single game for us (if he’s fit) if that’s the case. Elhamed is a good player but he got better the longer he was out last season.

    A good rotation player and can fill in in a few positions, but we have better than him.