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Redknapp wants at least two more

Redknapp wants at least two more

After convincing Sol Campbell that Pompey is the place to be Harry Redknapp is looking to sign at least two more before the season begins.

I think it`s fair to say that after Glen Johnson`s loan and David Thompson`s free transfer arrivals we are all more than pleased with Campbell`s, if for nothing else other than the simple reason as Redknapp himself said to Sky Sports "he'll give the place a real lift just coming in."

We will all now be hoping that Redknapp can add at least two more (personally I`d like more but I am greedy!) as he would like before the Blackburn game. Even after that we will still have up until the end of August 31st to sign others! Ideally we would like players to arrive before the season starts so they can begin bedding in before we get underway, but if they are the right people we`d be happy to wait, if we had to, right up to the stroke of midnight on that Thursday.

Without wanting to speculate too much on who might arrive I will say that although a deal seems to be taking a long time to complete Peruvian Juan Vargas would seem to be one of these and, maybe not to everyone`s approval, David James (Redknapp`s recent comments mean he clearly rates him) looks like being another, the latter possibly within the next couple of days with perhaps a three-year contract in the offering?

I make a personal plea on behalf of us all "a forward or forwards please Mr Redknapp!"


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Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Wednesday August 9 2006
Time: 3:45PM

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sign muntari plz he is top quality playa
pompeyvoice501
09/08/2006 15:50:00
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i wudnt mind kanu iva he is strong and cud b a gd squad playa martins if we got him wud just b amazing hopefully the fernandes deal will b bak on soon nelsen and distin wud both b quality
pompeyvoice501
09/08/2006 15:52:00
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We need a Striker, Creative Midfielder and a Left Back and please please please don't sign James, he is way past it.
Linvoy#1
09/08/2006 15:56:00
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great to get sol to ure club he's still a very good defender u should of a strong back 4 next season
green giant 12
09/08/2006 15:56:00
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Strikers, strikers, strikers. Score more goals than them! Come on Harry.
WalshWasGod
09/08/2006 15:58:00
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getta striker for definate we only need 1 or 2 central midfielders cos we got loads
pompeyvoice501
09/08/2006 16:02:00
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Juan Vargas and Manuel Fernandes plus Nugent would be ideal.
Tantona
09/08/2006 16:05:00
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I like ur thinkin Tantona!
CharlieChimes
09/08/2006 16:45:00
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for me it's Vargas, fernandes and Muntari ideally, i'm not sure it is necessary and i cant see it happening but i would love us to give petrov one last shot, if only to upset that midget minger
russellm
09/08/2006 17:05:00
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Harry appeared to back off chasing Petrov once he'd started playing saying that it was unfair to unsettle him. However, with Martin O'Neil's interest in taking Petrov to Villa, such considerations become invalid so I'd like to see another (winning) offer made for Petrov whilst there's still time.
pietro
09/08/2006 17:43:00
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