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Subotic On Why Competition For Places Is Good!

Subotic On Why Competition For Places Is Good!

Portsmouth may have a wealth of options up front but striker Danijel Subotic explains why competition can only be a good thing.

We're getting to know our new boy Peter Crouch. He is a funny guy. He is such a good player. I think I will learn a lot from him. He's really tall but he has amazing technique and a great touch.

Having the competition is a good thing; it is what makes you better. If I was older, say 25 or 26, I would be worried but I have time. I know I am going to be a player for the future. Training and playing with people like Crouch, Kanu, and Jermain Defoe is great for me - I will improve every day.

They are all such different types of striker. If I can take something from each of them, it can only be good for my game. As I said in my last diary, Kanu is one of the best strikers ever - as long as he is here I can improve and learn a lot.

For the full story, please go to Danijel's personal website at: www.icons.com





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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday August 8 2008
Time: 7:49PM

Comments

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If he can't learn good things from some of these guys, he never will.
storagematt
08/08/2008 20:41:00
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if he can learn a lot, great. the probloem is, isn't he in belgium now?
pompeycarpet
08/08/2008 21:01:00
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I guess this was said before he knew about the move.
pompeyyong
08/08/2008 21:09:00
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it still applies tho doesnt it as he will return...
pompeyrug
08/08/2008 23:28:00
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Yes and he will get a chance to play around with the things he picked up from each striker and see what works for him in a competitive environment. Should be good for him.
pompeywa
08/08/2008 23:41:00
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Carpet is right he has been sent out to Zulte Waragem for a loan spell.
eastneydave
09/08/2008 00:05:00
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We have a great formula for success = 1x buy player / player straight on loan = sold at end of season for a loss... hmmm now why cant we pay our VAT bill
russellm
09/08/2008 12:15:00
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He seems very keen to impress, so lets hope he has the talent to go with it.
sneakay
09/08/2008 19:32:00
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seemed like he played well for the reserves when he got the chance, i really think we will see good things from danijel in the future.
jbaker
09/08/2008 22:32:00
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