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Flynn Downes

Post by Bluemike » Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:28 pm

Asked whether Downes has refused to play, Taylor said: “I think there’s a discussion there between the manager and Flynn, which I don’t think I should be saying anything at this moment in time about. I think that’s something for Flynn and the manager and the club to speak about.
Reading that I would say there is far more to this than meets the eye, the article also states they are trying to get his head back in the right frame of mind after it was got at by outside sources, I can't see anyway at all he will play for us again so 7 million please or jog on.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Andym » Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:43 pm

If no one matches our valuation, we have 2 choices; sell him cheap or continue to pay his wages. It can't go on forever having a player on the wage bill and not playing him.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by number 9 » Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:19 pm

This is beginning to p*ss me off. Sure I get the lad wants to move up in the world, but he’s still an Ipswich player. If I was Lambert, I’d tell Downes to get on the fuckin pitch and play for the club that developed you...or we won’t take even 10mil for you! There should be a buy out clause in every contract, so at least the fee won’t be a mystery.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Bluemike » Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:45 pm

If he has refused to play I kind of agree No9.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by hallamblue » Tue Sep 15, 2020 3:37 pm

I think FD has thrown his toys out of the roam quite honestly. Which is why I say play him in the U23’s . He has no place in the first team now. He has zero commitment to this Club and has turned his back on the Club that has developed him and his team mates too. Arrogant sod. ( I base that last comment on things I’ve heard about him from someone who’s felt with him personally. Suffice to say He’s not the Mr Nice guy people might think he is ). Our Club have spent a lot of money on developing him to the level he is now, and rightly want a return on their investment. What message would it send out to players that have committed themselves to Town but can’t get in the team ahead of him? And all things considered , Downes has achieved also nothing to date. I’m not impressed with him one bit, sorry.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by marko69 » Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:18 pm

Come on guys n gals, that’s not really fair at all. I think when Lambo & Downes both are a bit clearer with the media on what’s going on, probably best to be less scathing towards him. Might be something more serious like depression.
I’ve witnessed one Flynn Downes interview in the past and was very impressed with his maturity for his age. Saw no arrogance at all.

I wouldn’t be surprised if Mevans is stirring the pot.
“He’s our biggest asset, should we be playing him in this sh*te league? Heard we could get 7 or 8 mill?”

Lambo and Downes could both be in a predicament. Just playing devils advocate. Granted, arguably, a large percentage of footballers are d!cks, but not all.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by number 9 » Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:44 pm

If Downes wanted to play, I can't imagine that Lambert wouldn't let him play.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Bluemike » Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:45 pm

yea Marko, that's why I said "if" he's refused to play.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by marko69 » Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:36 pm

Bluemike wrote:
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:45 pm
yea Marko, that's why I said "if" he's refused to play.
Maybe its as simple as Flynn not wanting to see his own world class through balls being fed to Freddie Sears?

"Am bustin' a gut here and he's bustin' seat 48 in Row T, Paul!"

You think Freddie was aiming for seat 48? Because that's impressive.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by hallamblue » Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:02 am

Lol 😂

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Bluemike » Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:42 am

marko69 wrote:
Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:36 pm
Bluemike wrote:
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:45 pm
yea Marko, that's why I said "if" he's refused to play.
Maybe its as simple as Flynn not wanting to see his own world class through balls being fed to Freddie Sears?

"Am bustin' a gut here and he's bustin' seat 48 in Row T, Paul!"

You think Freddie was aiming for seat 48? Because that's impressive.
LOL, looking at his limp free kicks there is no way he'd reach row T

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Dubai Blue » Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:42 am

I'm guessing his agent has told him not to risk injury while there are discussions going on with Prem clubs. I'm not sure we will see him on the pitch again until after the window closes.

No doubt I'll be proved wrong tonight though.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by marko69 » Wed Sep 16, 2020 1:03 pm

Bluemike wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:42 am
marko69 wrote:
Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:36 pm
Bluemike wrote:
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:45 pm
yea Marko, that's why I said "if" he's refused to play.
Maybe its as simple as Flynn not wanting to see his own world class through balls being fed to Freddie Sears?

"Am bustin' a gut here and he's bustin' seat 48 in Row T, Paul!"

You think Freddie was aiming for seat 48? Because that's impressive.
LOL, looking at his limp free kicks there is no way he'd reach row T
:lol: Yes, since witnessed those. Dear God. Hopefully that's been discussed.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by derick_ipsw » Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:23 am

Dubai Blue wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:42 am
I'm guessing his agent has told him not to risk injury while there are discussions going on with Prem clubs. I'm not sure we will see him on the pitch again until after the window closes.

No doubt I'll be proved wrong tonight though.
Your right DB he came on as sub against Fulham.

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Bluemike » Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:39 am

I was proved wrong too, it happens

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Dubai Blue » Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:38 pm

Let's hope he's in the right frame of mind to contribute some more. How was his performance last night?

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Re: Flynn Downes

Post by Bluemike » Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:53 pm

Didn't really do a lot tbh.

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