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Chix's Chatter - Those that got away !

Continuing the entertainment theme - Chix asks which player we have 'previously been linked with could have made an impact

Here`s what we could have won!

Well we have been speculating for a few weeks now and been linked to loads of players, but just before this particular transfer window slams shut let's that a look at some of the players who we have been linked with (however tenuously) over the past year or so and ask which players from the list (or otherwise) would have made a real impact at Fratton Park

Here are some of the players that we have seen linked to PFC

Jonathon Greening
John Mensah
Mark Viduka
Nikola Kalinic
Batefemi Gomis
Carlo Cudicini
Stephen Hunt
Ross McCormack
Javier Saviola
Christian Poulsen
Habib Beye
Pascal Chimbonda
Darren Bent
Marc-Antoine Fortune
Edin Dzeko
Alan Smith
Taye Taiwo
Nikola Zigic
Danijel Pranjic
Steven Taylor
Tranquillo Barnetta
Josip Simunic
Gelson Fernandes
Patrick Vieira
Eidur Gudjohnsen
Tyrone Mears
Colin Kazim-Richards
Fabian Delph
Djibril Cisse
Giovani Dos Santos
Marlon Harewood
Marco Materazzi
Jimmy Bullard
Christian Benitez.

The Journalist

Writer: Chix Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 1 2009

Time: 11:17AM

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I think i like the picture.
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01/09/2009 11:19:00

Well I did promise to keep everybody amused.. The Vital Pompey Secretary is very pleasant isn't she.. I might even have one for the ladies this afternoon
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01/09/2009 11:23:00

One for the ladies - Darren Day has joined Reading! (on loan from Celtic apparently).
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01/09/2009 11:25:00

Shame we didn't get Gudjohnsen
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01/09/2009 11:26:00

All those names Chix, all those links... most of which are plain not true made up by the media
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01/09/2009 11:26:00

Wasn't Darren Day the lead singer with Dollar ?
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01/09/2009 11:27:00

UK Tony
Morning Tone.. Yeah I would have loved Gudjohnson too .. he's been available so often but never really moved much has he.. wasted where he is
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01/09/2009 11:28:00

No that was his grandfather David Van....
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01/09/2009 11:30:00

Every name on the list (and that's only a quarter of them) have been linked to Pompey in past 18 months.. but of course must of them were indeed newspaper 'stories' but a few were actually reported as done deals !!
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01/09/2009 11:30:00

I knew that of course (lol) I was testing your knowledge of great music .. !! Now what was the girls name ?
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01/09/2009 11:37:00

What about Geovanni, who we had on loan one summer before Man City snapped him up and then went to Hull.
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01/09/2009 11:44:00

Great music?! Buggered if I can remember her name. She left before I had a chance to ask. Oh Happy Days!
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01/09/2009 11:44:00

saviola would have been a fantastic signing - problem is he would have been gone by now as it would have only been a loan deal last season... infact i suspect most of those that would have been of most benefit to us would be on their way out now?

still think that hunt would have done a job this season as would dos santos - but there you go...
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01/09/2009 11:45:00

Yeah Giovanni.. we had him and that Italian guy (who left Man City due to homesickness) both at the same time.. we lost out on both and THEN lost Benjani too .. Oh I don't think I like Man City !
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01/09/2009 11:50:00

Her name was Teresa Bizzare or something like that.. nice girl ;)
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01/09/2009 11:51:00

Dos Santos I would have love but didn't Adams declare him unfit at the last minute and then buy Mullins ? I wasn't keen on Saviola at the time but looking back we could have done with him last season.. would have helped Crouchy a bit after Defoe went !
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01/09/2009 11:53:00

well, and i think i said this to you before, i still feel that we had no intention of bringing in dos santos as we could not afford him - the 'unfit' talk was a smokescreen as he then went on loan to ipswich...
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01/09/2009 11:56:00

You did indeed my friend.. you did indeed... Personally I would have liked Barnetta but Jamie's Dad just could not prize him away.. Still.. I reckon he'd have been sold by now anyway !
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01/09/2009 12:15:00

with you on hunt rug, would have been an awesome signing, other that that beye and mensah would have been fantastic and poulson looked promising, but i'm not particularly vut up about any of them tbh lol
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01/09/2009 12:38:00

Thiago Motta. Last year, i know, but he is now at inter. Must have done something right!
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01/09/2009 14:38:00

Poulsen did look promising didn't he ..and I am very surprsed we didn't sign Mensah .. especially knowing Distin was probably on his wage .. Wages considered too high I reckon
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01/09/2009 14:49:00


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