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Re: Ex DLK players in UK & elsewhere

Post by Wexford White » Tue Feb 01, 2022 11:57 am

Alrightourfella wrote: Tue Feb 01, 2022 9:31 am The most in important thing is Dylan Connolly is that he's playing football, how many clubs he's had is irrelevant the modern day footballer in the lower lges and Ireland move clubs regularly the days of one man clubs are finished..
Dylan never really did much for us, did he? Speed was his only asset as far as I could see - and didn't he cost us a lot?
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Post by GC. » Tue Feb 01, 2022 12:01 pm

Wexford White wrote: Tue Feb 01, 2022 11:57 am
Alrightourfella wrote: Tue Feb 01, 2022 9:31 am The most in important thing is Dylan Connolly is that he's playing football, how many clubs he's had is irrelevant the modern day footballer in the lower lges and Ireland move clubs regularly the days of one man clubs are finished..
Dylan never really did much for us, did he? Speed was his only asset as far as I could see - and didn't he cost us a lot?
Speed and step over after step over. I was surprised that we was attractive to UK clubs.

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Post by Richie87 » Tue Feb 01, 2022 12:14 pm

He started off well when he returned to England with AFC Wimbledon, impressed against West Ham in the Cup. But was only there a few months and went to Bradford.

But he's making a living and not talking the easy option of returning to Ireland

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Post by Alrightourfella » Tue Feb 01, 2022 2:09 pm

Exactly he is making a living big deal if he's a journey man so are 1000s of other players he cost Dundalk 40k it's not as if they couldn't afford him at time some signings hit the ground running some don't thats life best of luck to him.

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Post by Richie87 » Thu Apr 28, 2022 9:15 pm

A where are they now loo,k at the foreign players from 2018 to 21, who played for Dundalk https://t.co/L6pfcoxyPI

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Post by Martin Lawlor80 » Thu Apr 28, 2022 10:42 pm

Richie87 wrote: Thu Apr 28, 2022 9:15 pm A where are they now loo,k at the foreign players from 2018 to 21, who played for Dundalk https://t.co/L6pfcoxyPI
Adjoran is out of place in that group!

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Post by Richie87 » Fri Apr 29, 2022 12:55 pm

He was very good in his short spell at Dundalk

The other foreign signings in 2018 were a disaster, which made it more puzzling why they signed so many last year. Only a few will ever workout

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Post by Quayman » Sat Apr 30, 2022 8:04 am

Ah raivis did a job for us. Only one I would have kept from last year. Difficult for any player really with all the messing going on both on the Coaching team, management and ownership. Would be the same environment for say a small successful retail business such as Maguires, fast fix, any of the local butchers etc etc, taken over by a bunch of 12 year olds!
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Post by oldfogey » Sun May 01, 2022 1:46 am

Chris Shields makes a grand entrance and collects his league winners medal this afternoon.

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Post by Johnnybegood33 » Sun May 01, 2022 4:17 pm

Georgie Kelly , the hero in Rotherham .

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Post by Richie87 » Mon May 02, 2022 6:44 pm

Quayman wrote: Sat Apr 30, 2022 8:04 am Ah raivis did a job for us. Only one I would have kept from last year. Difficult for any player really with all the messing going on both on the Coaching team, management and ownership. Would be the same environment for say a small successful retail business such as Maguires, fast fix, any of the local butchers etc etc, taken over by a bunch of 12 year olds!
True Raivis was a good player, and would have performed better in this seasons team.

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Post by mike » Mon May 02, 2022 9:54 pm

Quayman wrote: Sat Apr 30, 2022 8:04 am Ah raivis did a job for us. Only one I would have kept from last year. Difficult for any player really with all the messing going on both on the Coaching team, management and ownership. Would be the same environment for say a small successful retail business such as Maguires, fast fix, any of the local butchers etc etc, taken over by a bunch of 12 year olds!
Not quite foreign, but thought Stanton was also very good last season, would have kept them both no problems.

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Post by Richie87 » Tue May 03, 2022 4:42 pm

The Scottish players generally adapt well.to the League. Matty Smith, Liam Burt, Ali Coote, Phoenix Patterson to name a few.

Going further back, Craig Sives and Gary Twigg were very good players with Rovers during Michael O Neill's reign.

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Post by Johnnybegood33 » Sat May 21, 2022 3:15 pm

Daryl Horgan walks out, on to the greatest stadium in the world ( Wembley ) , Wycombe Wanderers V Sunderland , promotion to Championship on the line . There has to be a book in it , “ From Oriel to Wembley “.

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Post by Midfield11 » Sat May 21, 2022 3:35 pm

Johnnybegood33 wrote: Sat May 21, 2022 3:15 pm Daryl Horgan walks out, on to the greatest stadium in the world ( Wembley ) , Wycombe Wanderers V Sunderland , promotion to Championship on the line . There has to be a book in it , “ From Oriel to Wembley “.
And back to Oriel…..hopefully 😉

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