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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2020, 09:30:43 AM »
https://www.expressandstar.com/sport/football/west-bromwich-albion/2020/01/13/west-brom-offer-new-deal-to-dara-oshea/

Good news IMO. Let's hope he accepts it.


Yeah. I like the look of him. Wouldn't be averse to seeing him partner Hegazi against West Ham.
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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2020, 09:48:42 AM »

Yeah. I like the look of him. Wouldn't be averse to seeing him partner Hegazi against West Ham.

Wouldn’t be adverse to consider that partnership 6 days earlier than that!

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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2020, 08:04:03 PM »
https://www.expressandstar.com/sport/football/west-bromwich-albion/2020/01/13/west-brom-offer-new-deal-to-dara-oshea/

Good news IMO. Let's hope he accepts it.

Let's hope Albion have offered more than a bag of marbles and sherbet dip. I hope I am wrong...
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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #4 on: January 14, 2020, 08:57:26 PM »
Really hope he signs. Looks a more than good player in the making. Very composed. Come on Dara, you know it makes sense.
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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2020, 01:20:16 PM »
Let's hope Albion have offered more than a bag of marbles and sherbet dip. I hope I am wrong...
Yeah, hopefully we overstretch like Portsmouth,Leeds and Sunderland 🙄

I really don’t understand why our fans are so bloody negative.
We are without doubt still one of the best run football clubs, but it’s constant doom and gloom .
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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2020, 03:44:29 PM »
Yeah, hopefully we overstretch like Portsmouth,Leeds and Sunderland 🙄

I really don’t understand why our fans are so bloody negative.
We are without doubt still one of the best run football clubs, but it’s constant doom and gloom .

Totally agree with you

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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #7 on: January 19, 2020, 04:20:49 PM »
Yeah, hopefully we overstretch like Portsmouth,Leeds and Sunderland 🙄

I really don’t understand why our fans are so bloody negative.
We are without doubt still one of the best run football clubs, but it’s constant doom and gloom .

Some of our fans just love being negative.
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Re: O'Shea offered new deal
« Reply #8 on: January 19, 2020, 04:21:38 PM »
Yeah, hopefully we overstretch like Portsmouth,Leeds and Sunderland 🙄

I really don’t understand why our fans are so bloody negative.
We are without doubt still one of the best run football clubs, but it’s constant doom and gloom .

Because people don't tend to realise this is real life (not champ manager) and also football clubs are business nowadays and are run as such. I'm sure if these people owned their own busuness they'd just chuck thousands at things without regard ;)
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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #9 on: January 19, 2020, 04:27:16 PM »
pay peanuts you get monkeys.
Make the kid a fair offer at the going rate, then its up to him
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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #10 on: January 19, 2020, 04:41:37 PM »
pay peanuts you get monkeys.
Make the kid a fair offer at the going rate, then its up to him
and what's the going rate for a youth player with 20 minutes of first team experience?

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2020, 11:12:10 AM »
Agreed a new 3.5 year deal according to Joe Masi. Happy with that because he looks a good fit for our system, comfortable on the ball and pretty quick.

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #12 on: January 24, 2020, 12:29:05 PM »
Should be celebrating new contract with starting berth against the Hammers, now get Ferguson signed up.
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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #13 on: January 24, 2020, 12:49:27 PM »
Happy for the lad, happy for us
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« Reply #14 on: January 24, 2020, 01:04:05 PM »
Should be celebrating new contract with starting berth against the Hammers, now get Ferguson signed up.
Great Stuff Dara, you know it makes sense.
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« Reply #15 on: January 24, 2020, 02:04:35 PM »
Chuffed with this  8) .
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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #16 on: January 24, 2020, 02:14:38 PM »
Good news for a change. Time to push on now Dara!

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #17 on: January 25, 2020, 08:33:31 PM »
He put in a very mature performance today for one so young and inexperienced.

We need to manage his development properly and Slaven is the man to do that imo
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« Reply #18 on: January 25, 2020, 08:34:50 PM »
Very solid defender, calm on the ball. Happy he's signed, got a promising future.

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #19 on: January 25, 2020, 08:41:30 PM »
Think we've been much smarter with O'Shea than we were with Ferguson in that we've wet his appetite/got him believing he can compete for 1st team football with sub/backup appearances, but also waited until he'd committed his future before putting him in the limelight. If intentional then it's a smart move by the management and how we should approach playing young players going forward.

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #20 on: January 25, 2020, 08:42:43 PM »
Seems versatile, can play Right back but is actually a CB. I like the kid.

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #21 on: January 25, 2020, 10:04:24 PM »
I was worried with him starting st full back against a better.opposition than the Charlton under 23s but he was somid and looked comfortable going forward.

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #22 on: January 26, 2020, 01:37:28 PM »
Looks calm and composed and for me i'd start him ahead of Hegazi for the Cardiff game.
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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #23 on: January 26, 2020, 01:49:23 PM »
I like him,he's got a brain and likes a tackle first team regular in the prem and another home produced lad, great news

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Re: Dara O'Shea
« Reply #24 on: January 26, 2020, 02:08:44 PM »
Think we've been much smarter with O'Shea than we were with Ferguson in that we've wet his appetite/got him believing he can compete for 1st team football with sub/backup appearances, but also waited until he'd committed his future before putting him in the limelight. If intentional then it's a smart move by the management and how we should approach playing young players going forward.

Spot on, I suspect this was intentional and well handled by the club. Hopefully lessons have finally been learned after the Ferguson situation.