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Giorgos Giakoumakis

Discussion in 'Celtic Chat' started by The Thumb, Aug 31, 2021.

Discuss Giorgos Giakoumakis in the Celtic Chat area at TalkCeltic.net.

  1. Jack Torrance Heeeeeere's Johnny! Gold Member

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    He scored all his goals infront of no fans last year, hopefully he's no feart of crowds :fear:
     
  2. Callum McGregor The Captain Gold Member

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  3. Tony Ralston Gold Member Gold Member

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    I’m just reading it as he’s the 10th guy to sign for us this summer
     
  4. Callum McGregor The Captain Gold Member

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    Personally, I read it as the board sending a message that we have been backing the manager.
     
  5. Tony Ralston Gold Member Gold Member

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    I don’t think even they’re that daft, think most signings get announced as ‘make second signing of the season’ ‘Celtic make 4th signing of the summer’ etc etc

    This just happens to be the 10th
     
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    Welcome to :ynwacelti
     
  7. Callum McGregor The Captain Gold Member

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    I don't think that's true mate as I haven't seen it with any of our other signings this window.
     
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    Looking forward to seeing this guy play.
     
  9. Tony Ralston Gold Member Gold Member

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    I’ve seen it all day in headlines for other clubs to be fair. I just don’t think it matters. It’s a weird thing for us to get annoyed over.
     
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    Like I say, perhaps ny cynicism is getting better of me and I read it differently.

    But the board are certainly that daft and they've every right to be that daft because they clearly think fans are even more daft than them.
     
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    If the guy can score 26 in 30 games he must have something about him, i think Ange will get the best out of him. :50:
     
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    Aye, that’s the obvious interpretation. Some folk just don’t want to see it that way, which is partly understandable as we’re Celtic fans and don’t want to diss our own club.

    On the other hand, it’s just the kind of passivity the board totally rely on.

    Defend the club - the real club: the fans, the movement - to the end; but don’t let the PLC away with anything, I say.
     
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    Not in the bigger picture, it’s not.

    As we’ve seen before, it can go from ‘this is our 10th signing’ today to ‘the fans are entitled’ tomorrow.

    It all comes from the same mindset: justifying their own (lack of) contribution, with zero regard for our real expectations.
     
  14. Tony Ralston Gold Member Gold Member

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    Mate it’s the 10th signing of the window, that’s all it is.
     
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    That’s all it is when you or I say it.

    When it appears as part of a media announcement from the club, they choose their words carefully with PR principles front and foremost. You can count on it being more than a basic statement of fact.
     
  16. Tony Ralston Gold Member Gold Member

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    Well if that’s the case the clearly * up cos everycunts taken it as ‘only 10 we need much more’

    Looks a simple statement I’ve seen loads today when it comes to other clubs signing players, always seem to mention how many players have been signed.
     
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    I'm assuming the plan is to have him as backup to Kyogo with Jota coming in?
     
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    Time to show you're not a one season wonder big man.
     
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  20. Tim-Time 1888 Always look on the bright side of Life Gold Member

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    Cant say that surprises me tbh :giggle1: