Mustafaster wrote:Pool and and scum serving up poor fare.
dunno, i found it quite engaging if not entertaining. scum had the best chances to win it in the second half.
i was thinking we've got quite a long way to go before we're as good as either team, maybe a couple of years of the evolution we've had since bielsa came, if we can get a following wind. the thing that impressed me was the lack of obvious mistakes, the passing was crisp, little bits of skill were quickly suffocated, both teams looked very professional.
thiago's right foot is a wand. it was a while ago i was complaining about the lack of top quality passers of the ball in modern football, players who have vision and can really pass it but also had that physical authority to just hold a midfield together and snuff out attacks as well. kalvin looks like this on a good day, but thiago looks the business the couple of times i've watched him.
*i loved george hagi back in the day. his son is now playing for rangers in jockland which was a surprise. he's not as good as his dad.
increasing doubt, decreasing hope, even my imaginary friend went and changed his mind.