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Kranjcar on his way? But others arriving!

Kranjcar on his way? But others arriving!

The latest player to join Spurs, or should we call them Pompey MKII, looks like being Niko Kranjcar.

'Sky sports sources understand' that Jamie's Dad is closing in on a deal for the Croatian.

It never ceases to amaze me the pedestal that this guy is put on, yep on his day he can be a world-beater but as said earlier today when speaking about Niko the problem is he rarely has his day - well not at club level anyway...

We cannot afford to carry passengers this season, and as it is for me we have been carrying him and would just be 'accommodating him' with the new signings made the past few days so if we can get a decent amount of money for him now it is best to cash in now than let him leave for nothing next summer - and he has made it clear this is what he will do.

Obviously he is a quality player but I will not shed that many tears at losing him in all honesty - assuming a deal is wrapped up...

Plenty of players are 'said' to be coming the other way before 5pm tomorrow though with 'reports' from Portugal claiming that Benfica midfielder Hassan Yebda has agreed to a season long loan move.

The 25-year-old was a regular with Benfica last season but has fallen down the pecking order after summer arrivals with Pompey nipping in to agree the loan deal ahead of Everton and Blackburn?

Until this is official on The Pompey Site of course it is not official though - even though the reports claim it to be 'official'.

'Word on the street' tell us that Tal Ben Haim is believed to be at the club now undergoing a medical ahead of a move from Citeh with Bolo Zenden also believed to be at Fratton along with Amr Zaki, although reports suggest that an offer for the Egyptian striker has been rejected?

It promises to be an eventful evening and day tomorrow - I just hope that we keep David James, and if selling Kranjcar enables this so be it...


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Date:Monday August 31 2009
Time: 8:07PM


Silly boy if he does. Once Modric is fit he'll be a bench warmer. He's been one of my favourite players of the last 24 months but this season he's consistently been our worst player. Not the sort of player we need in a relegation fight. Thanks but no thanks Niko - time for you to ***** off and take your sulking face elsewhere.
31/08/2009 20:12:00
Yep shame bout Niko, but atleast we are bringing in players. Looks like a really busy day 2morrow.
31/08/2009 20:12:00
Niko, pack your bags, I'll get the Peugeot out and deliver you to twitchy!! I've got room in the glove box for the brown envelope. Can't wait for Brown to destroy you in the Pompey Spurs game!!!
31/08/2009 20:17:00
Just think, last year we were signing Kaboul as one for the future, now he is almost our longest serving player!!
31/08/2009 20:18:00
another one leaves the sinking boat. Your team is made up of... ermm. James and thats it, oh wait, and your Spurs MkII with all your ex-spurs players there. LMAO. your going down
31/08/2009 20:21:00
I cant understand why old twitchy hasnt bid for our mega star Utaka ? after all he did sign him at FP perhaps hes too good for Spuds . but hes welcome to Niko the lazy overpaid T*****r
31/08/2009 20:22:00
Cheers Borg, nice constructive input
31/08/2009 20:25:00
Thank god Kranjcar is going, long overdue in my opinion. We've kept him in the side for far too long just on a few good performances. Atleast it now leaves room for a proper left winger to come in, or maybe a cheeky bid for Matty Taylor?
31/08/2009 20:25:00
zaki at fratton? so whats with all the zamalak (or how ever its spelt lol) rejecting our bid and saying hes going no where?
31/08/2009 20:27:00
lol borg, 'fans' like you are your the reason people don't like spurs, now go back to massaging your ego would ya
31/08/2009 20:29:00
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