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Russian Striker Linked Again + Bordeaux Striker!

The Daily Mail link Fulham, Reading and Villa with Russia striker Pavel Pogrebnyak, one we`ve covered before, see:
AVFC Transfer Talk. Russian Striker Linked (includes wiki links and video)

There are now quotes from the player.

'After three or four months, I feel that I have found my place in England and I want to play in this league. I feel great desire and strength inside me and my age will not work against me. We couldn`t agree anything with Fulham so far but I hope everything will be all right. If I don`t play for Fulham I hope to find another.'

There was also a report in www.footmercato.net linking us with Bordeaux striker Yoan Gouffran with Sunderland also linked.

Wiki says; Yoan Gouffran (born 25 May 1986 in Villeneuve-Saint-Georges, Val-de-Marne) is a French footballer of Guadeloupean descent[1] who currently plays for Girondins de Bordeaux of the French Ligue 1. Gouffran plays as a striker and is renowned for his pace and ability to finish with either foot. Gouffran is allergic to grass, his allergy has been described by his coach as "embarrassing" Full: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoan_Gouffran

A rough google translate says he is under contract until June 2013 having joined Bordeaux in 2008.... and after a difficult start to the club, Gouffran comes to a full season under the orders of Franšis Gillot with 14 goals in 34 games in Ligue 1. Qualities of speed that characterises his game are quite compatible with the Premier League as Jean-Louis Triaud announced it wanted to degrease its workforce of 31 players for next season.

Probably of zero interest to you but Emile Heskey is being linked with a move to Hull again.




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The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday June 17 2012

Time: 12:00PM

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Degrease his workforce? Google Translate must have Bordeaux down as a team of robots!
VillaHippo
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17/06/2012 12:13:00

lol Hippo, I'm more worried about the allergy to grass! lol
mike_field
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17/06/2012 14:53:00

Don't think either are in Lamberts thoughts to be honest .. I have an allergy to grass too .............. If I smoke too much I get giddy ;)
astonmilan
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17/06/2012 15:25:00

Haha yeah I suppose that that is a worry for a footballer! Though wasn't Balotelli meant to be allergic to grass at some stage? And astonmilan, you must have an appetite similar to cows if you smoke grass??!
VillaHippo
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17/06/2012 16:10:00

Still prefer Holt.
Pride of Lions
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18/06/2012 01:19:00

OGS was also allergic to grass as well if I remember correctly.
BKKVILLA
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18/06/2012 05:46:00

Heskey to Hull you say? Wow, didn't see that one coming....
JuanPabloAngel
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18/06/2012 09:31:00

 

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