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Old 07-03-2013, 02:52 PM   #194
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Default Re: 2013-2014 World Football Thread (EPL, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, etc.)

Originally Posted by alenleomessi
well no reason to play xavi against teams like granada and depor and like 15 more spanish teams... just play xavi against real, valencia or who is considered good in the upcoming season and in the CL knockout stage... same for puyol

that's not how it works....he needs to play regularly to stay sharp. he can't just magically turn it on and play at an elite level once every few weeks against top teams.

Originally Posted by knickballer
But is the kid better than the aging goat? If thiago is a better player than xavi ATM its in the best interest in the club to play him or they run the risk of letting him go to another club and losing him for good. It seems like that's the case as well for tiago, he doesn't want to sit around anymore.

obviously not. if he was a better player, he would have sniffed some more playing time. he's a great talent but everyone is getting carried away because he played well in a youth tournament and manchester utd wants him.
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