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January Transfer Gossip Begins!!!!!!!!

January Transfer Gossip Begins!!!!!!!!

Well, I can`t quite believe this. We have some January transfer gossip! lol

I noticed it in a forum thread we are being linked with Yoan Gouffran see: Click Here.

The Mirror report has very little flesh to the bone but suggests that Villa, Everton and Fulham are all after the 26-year-old midfielder/winger (sometimes striker according to wiki) and he could be available on a cut price.

His deal runs out next summer so Bordeaux might want to cash in and he`d go for as little as £3m.

Wiki: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoan_Gouffran

So there you have it, the first January transfer gossip of the year. I`ll start my new list!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Saturday September 8 2012
Time: 10:41AM

Comments

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Never heard of him (Gouffran) so it must be a done deal from PL. I like the way he gets these unknowns in. Let's hope our last window signings gel and we can move on up the table.
holte ender 1969
08/09/2012 10:49:00
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To be fair, his name was metioned on the Summer Window thread. Still, he could be a useful addition for @3m. Though at 26?, PL may think he's too old and not hungry enough perhaps....
Pride of Lions
08/09/2012 11:59:00
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Pride Henke has already said Lambert does not just want 21 year olds, he said he was told as long as the player 26/27/28 he said shows they are still hungry and have the desire to play he will be happy signing them for us to play here, Gouffran is a player who on tv looks decent
ClivetheVillan
08/09/2012 12:17:00
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I know that he can either play as the lone striker or one of two, but for the past year Bordeaux have been playing 3-5-2 or variations of this, with attacking wingbacks. They have had great success using this formation and he has thrived in it. Long term I could honestly see Lambert using a formation similar to this, with Bennett & Lowton as attacking wing backs. Although this is just me prophesising! He's a good player though, and a snip at £3 million
zigthevilla
08/09/2012 12:50:00
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Gouffran isn't really an "unknown", not in the way most of the players we bought this summer were anyway. He's a decent player, already established to some extent. But still young and needing to prove himself at a higher level. He'd be an exciting and good buy in my opinion!
Callum_ws
08/09/2012 12:58:00
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He had one or two excellent seasons when Bordeaux were challenging for Ligue1 but I think hes gone off the boil since then...
CDX_EIRE
08/09/2012 13:22:00
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he was very good last year with Bordeaux and would certainly add something on our wings.
delirium
08/09/2012 17:17:00
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Wasn't he somebody that Houllier was after?
onlyteaminthemids
08/09/2012 23:35:00
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I truly believe that Nsomnia will be out if PL can get a player with the same attributes and none of the negatives. How good would that be!
koolbill
09/09/2012 11:29:00
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Please please no more transfer talk, I can't take it any more.
Lock
09/09/2012 20:22:00
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