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Will he stay or will he go? #26 Tal Ben-Haim


To be honest with you none of us really know what to expect this summer do we? We can only 'hope' that this or that will happen, so we only really have hope, right?

Clearly our priority is to see us taken over, and by someone who will hopefully 'do right by us!' Granted this will be a businessman or businessmen who WILL want some return on this investment, that is football for you! But they do not need to fleece us for all they can!

All in all, like I say, this is going to, in many ways basically be 'guess work' and maybe some will be more ruled by the heart more than the head, a lot might have been dependant on things such as Uncle Avram staying or not I guess, and we now know that he has gone...

#26 Tal Ben-Haim

When you looked at what we had going into last season Tal Ben-Haim looked like an absolute world beater in comparison to most, all in all he has not been...

To be fair he has been much better as a central defender rather than a full back but what I cannot understand is where has the defender that Bolton had gone? He was lost when he left the Reebok to join Chelski and never, really, returned.

Will he stay or will he go?

Go, and I welcome this really...

He has never really been a favourite of mine, as you can tell above, granted he did improve as the season went on but I still much preferred a defensive central pairing of Aaron Mokoena and Rocha John Rocha, and I also think Joel Ward looks the part.

His sky high wages, in relation to his performances, along with the 'image rights' that he holds are something we will want gone and I think we will get this, even if we have to literally give him away...


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Date:Thursday May 27 2010

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27/05/2010 17:59:00

please dont stay..
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28/05/2010 08:04:00

AA has indicated he is pretty much gone to West Ham for free
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