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2 minutes ago, darren1810 said:

Taylor has got to hit the ground running or his Vale career could be over before it starts. 

Barely featured under Clarke, huge season for him.

I think if anything this squad is going to be highly competitive. All of them will need to be on top form else they will be out. Can only be a good thing. 
 

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Pett and Conlon as a two is as good as you will get in this league. Add The Taylor of old to that and we have to be right up there. Maybe garrity is more of a development player? Guess we will play a 3 with Walker sitting behind colon and pett? Taylor and garrity as back up / development players 

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1 minute ago, dantheman said:

I think if anything this squad is going to be highly competitive. All of them will need to be on top form else they will be out. Can only be a good thing. 
 

Totally agree.

In the recent past we have had no options, for example when Joyce missed we were snookered.

This squad is shaping nicely.

Only a week ago people were worried it was all going pear shaped. 

Really good business we are doing. 

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2 minutes ago, Burslem Academicals said:

 

GK Covalan/Stone

RB Gibbons

CB Smith/Martin/Johnson/Legge/Lennon (U21)

LB Jones/Benning

RW Worrall/Amoo

CM Walker/Pett/Conlon/Taylor/Garrity

LW Hurst/Dyer (U21)

ST Rodney/Wilson

 

19 players just FIVE signings to go.....

1x RB

1x RCB

1x LW

2x ST*

(*Plus Swan back on loan)

 

Nice summary, BA - but I doubt we will be signing any other centre backs!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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9 minutes ago, darren1810 said:

Who is blonde haired lad right in the middle looking at the camera ?

Have the squad numbers been confirmed other than Wilson's? As it looks like they are wearing them on their training gear and Conlon and Smith are wearing their numbers from last year. Legge is in 25 looks like Garrity has 20.

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My concern is that Legge can't play in a two without waterwings and has to play in a three and is 36 this season.....Martin/Johnson/Jones/Benning even young Lennon are all left footed left side defenders and the only right footed defenders then are Gibbons and Smith and so perhaps not only a right back but a right sided centre back is needed to balance the squad......can still sign a left winger and two good strikers.

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15 minutes ago, darren1810 said:

Who is blonde haired lad right in the middle looking at the camera ?

🤔 And the curly haired one on the far left. Doesn't seem tall enough to be Wilson.

 

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1 minute ago, Burslem Academicals said:

My concern is that Legge can't play in a two without waterwings and has to play in a three and is 36 this season.....Martin/Johnson/Jones/Benning even young Lennon are all left footed left side defenders and the only right footed defenders then are Gibbons and Smith and so perhaps not only a right back but a right sided centre back is needed to balance the squad......can still sign a left winger and two good strikers.

We need a right back and left back not another CB. 4 centre backs is enough IMO 

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