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Jonathan Afolabi.

Discussion in 'Celtic Chat' started by The Thumb, Aug 17, 2019.

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  1. Westlondonscot Gold Member Gold Member

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    2 goals and 1 assist in 5 for his 1st ever 5 Pro matches is fine. He will score more by the end of the season
     
  2. MacEwan23 My Balls Was Hot Gold Member

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    He’s barely in the door.
     
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  3. McGuire Gold Member Gold Member

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    The game he got the assist he was motm as well..

    So scored against the run away leader's im an upset. Scored in another. An assist in another he was voted the best player on the pitch in his first 5 game's..

    Tough crowd :giggle1:
     
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    Starting again at Firhill..
     
  5. McGuire Gold Member Gold Member

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    They used all 3 subs but he played the full 90 again..

    Forced the corner for their goal and sounds like he ran his * off but Thistle equalised with the last kick of the ball..

    Definitely a productive loan this for him..
     
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    A player like him, Scottish Championship is a good move, teach him him his physical attributes.
     
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    To be honest mate, I think he's already there..

    Very physical player anyway. Strong boy..

    Think he could easily cut it in the top flight next season for a St Johnstone or whoever..
     
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    Good mate, looking at him in the reserves I don’t think h used his physical attributes as much as should could have. Which is good because he is quite classy, 6 months down there he’ll know how to bully * to use his class though.
     
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  9. MickeyyyMack CELTIC GLASGOW OK

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    Bump

    Was the story with him is he likely to be loaned out this year.
     
  10. McGrory1888

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    I would expect so. With four recognised first team strikers ahead of him and us being linked with a few others, it would be best for him.

    I’m not sure if he’s with the first team squad in France, but by all accounts he did well at Dunfermline last year. Maybe try to get him a loan move to a team challenging for the Championship title or even a bottom half SPFL side for the new season. The most important thing is he’s playing.
     
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    Wouldn’t be surprised if Dunfermline didn’t try get him in loan after their striker going to hibs


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    You would have to hope he could get an spl move , ideally him and O'Connor going to th same club as apparently they are great mates

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  13. MickeyyyMack CELTIC GLASGOW OK

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    Couldn’t agree more
     
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    Or at least a top championship club. Dundee would be ideal as it would be good club for them and added bonus of sending the conspiracy theorists into a bit of a hissy fit
     
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    Ideally he would go on loan to another SPFL club for me this season so we can really see where he is at right now in terms of how close to our first team he is.
     
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    Young buck still give him some development in the SPL for a season or two. We dont know what will happen to Griff so itll be nice to have someone in the bag for the worst case.
     
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    At an age now where he should be knocking on the door of first team football with us. If he is not good enough for that he should be at least good enough for another SPFL team. Ajax can do the business on the CL with 2 or 3 under 21 players. We seem to have so many promising youths who just fade away into lower league football as they "progress"
     
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    Dundee are closing in on a deal for Celtic striker Jonathan Afolabi after they completed the signing of Nicholas Hamilton.

    The Dark Blues are looking to take Irish striker Afolabi, 20, on-loan from the Hoops.

    The Republic of Ireland Under-21 cap, who had a spell at Dunfermline last season, is set to boost James McPake’s frontline options.
     
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    Decent move..

    Thought he may have got a top flight bottom end side like St Mirren or St Johnstone though..
     
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    He's 20 now so he really needs to make a big impression at dundee to have any chance with us, unfortunately I can't see it