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Originally posted by Liam Green Liam Green wrote:

I think some of the lads here didn’t see the game I was watching today. Connolly looked a threat all the time and played really well. I’m sure goals will come from him

He’d a very good game by all accounts it was a bit of an odd one that he was taken off?? I didn’t hear anything but did Klopp praise him too? That chance was a bad miss today I get the distinct impression that the lack of goals since he stepped up to the senior team is effecting him. thought against Finland away a few times the minute he got a sight at goal it was head down and try and rattle the net almost desperate. For a lad that does seem an intelligent player it was to put it mildly poor. 😂

Huge disadvantage for the likes of Connolly Idah Obafemi too is English football and the money in it. Walcott and Welbeck were signed by both clubs with them paying them about 60-70k each respectively to be almost rotation players. That’s the issue these lads were signed not cause Connolly and Obafemi aren’t talented but it’s just they are better short term options for now with better CVs who they can afford. 

If Connolly and Obafemi were with let’s say Hertha Berlin and Mainz midtable/lower League Bundesliga clubs let’s say they would not a hope be able to afford to pay 2 players with their CV those wages to be pretty much a rotation option they might be able to pay 20-30k a week. Hence Connolly and Obafemi or whatever younger player at said Bundesliga club getting a run as it’s in the clubs interest to promote from within. PL clubs have money to go out and buy for now. 

It’s why English players are starting to go out foreign en masse and the Germans have launched operation poach English kids don’t mind Irish players not getting chances. 
I was gutted when I heard Kelleher was due to be in Holland until Allisons injury for that reason along with Cullen at Anderlecht Kelleher going to Holland that template needs to be set for lads going out foreign to develop where it’s in clubs interest to promote younger players due to the lack of money to buy the finished article.
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"Out foreign" LOL
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Originally posted by pre Madonna pre Madonna wrote:

"Out foreign" LOL

Ahh god yeah you get what I mean though beyond the British Isles 😂😂👀👀👀
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what Klopp said. Highlighting rather than praising, but it’s good to
Know he can cause trouble for big teams

Speaking after the game, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp praised Aaron Connolly.

He said: "You have to drop at the right moments because (Connolly) is running through the gaps so it is quite difficult.



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Connolly at this current time is more of a prospect than Parrott
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Originally posted by Trap junior Trap junior wrote:

Connolly at this current time is more of a prospect than Parrott

Tp has more technical ability. Connolly is further along the track at this point. 

Have the making of a decent front 2.


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Originally posted by kevin100 kevin100 wrote:

Originally posted by pre Madonna pre Madonna wrote:

"Out foreign" LOL

Ahh god yeah you get what I mean though beyond the British Isles 😂😂👀👀👀
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Originally posted by DeclanDaly DeclanDaly wrote:

Wow this thread is tough reading. And this is after he had a good game!

Place is full of weirdo’s.
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Originally posted by Four-Four-Two Four-Four-Two wrote:

Originally posted by horsebox horsebox wrote:

Both are consistently unable to score?


he's a 20 year old kid with about 20 starts and 4 premier league goals to his game, is that what we now decide is "consistently unable to score". god help us, people say we overhype but there are just as many who like to cut down youngsters before they've even started


I just don't think he's a natural goal scorer.

He's a good player, reads the game well, runs the channel, gets in behind defenders. He does all these things pretty well. But he needs too many chances to score.

That's just my opinion.

Last season, he scored 2 goals against Spurs in October, he didn't score again until the the end of the season at the end of July.

He's very similar to Shane Long.

Fully agree with HB. 

He lacks the killer instinct 
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Any other younger strikers coming through now we’ve deduced in the last few days on here that Connolly and Parrott are both finished?
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Originally posted by Roberto Baggio Roberto Baggio wrote:

Any other younger strikers coming through now we’ve deduced in the last few days on here that Connolly and Parrott are both finished?

Robbie Keanes youngfella, banging in goals out the back garden, scores for fun. No keeper in mind you but still looks world class, id be a bit worried though in the last video posted to Instagram he hit the post, not a good sign at this stage in his career, probably be doing well to make DDSL Premier at this rate.
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Originally posted by Roberto Baggio Roberto Baggio wrote:

Any other younger strikers coming through now we’ve deduced in the last few days on here that Connolly and Parrott are both finished?


The only Irish strikers that make the headlines are from Debenhams


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Originally posted by Trap junior Trap junior wrote:

Originally posted by Roberto Baggio Roberto Baggio wrote:

Any other younger strikers coming through now we’ve deduced in the last few days on here that Connolly and Parrott are both finished?


The only Irish strikers that make the headlines are from Debenhams

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My biggest issue with Connolly is that he is very injury prone.  I think he will get you goals and create chances in games when he is fully fit but he always seems to be half fit or injured. 

If he keeps having a start stop run of things then its hard to get into a consistent rhythm and its also very hard for us to rely on him when he could be missing 50% of the times. 
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