Stickied League 2 Transfer Rumours/Confirmed Transfers 2018/2019

The Jovial Forester

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Did you hear what the fee was for Digby? To be fair I think you have up to date accounts so it might be on there.
Can't remember at all, might have been mentioned on our forum, I'll have a scan.
ETA Can't find anything bar "undisclosed fee", probably would have to check accounts.
 
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I'd imagine he's on a fair whack (for us), but looking at our outs and ins as a whole I'd also imagine the budget book has been balanced accordingly. I'm not 100% convinced on Dennis as a player, but in a season that is looking increasingly like we're going neither up nor down I'm happy he's here and has half a season to show us what he's capable of as it essentially doesn't matter if it proves to be a poor loan signing. Hopefully he'll prove me wrong though and we can sign him up permanently. Really pleased with our Jan window. Probably our best one for a long time.
I would be amazed if we let him go without you guys paying all/the vast majority of his wages. Suspect it’s what allowed us to get Doyle in.

He’s a good player but needs to play up front in a two with a target man and our idiotic summer recruitment means that we simply can’t play that way, so he’s an expensive substitute at best currently. Hoping he can get a few goals and some confidence to come back in the summer when we can build a vaguely balanced squad, whichever league we’re in.
 

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Crawley had a fans forum today (good timing after a 3-0 loss) The manager and coach were there as was Selim our esteemed director of football (who came to us from a marketing position). He was asked about transfer target for the summer and the name he came up with was "name deleted"

To be fair he said ..."I really love Name Deleted - who I know is a former player here. I will forward all my ideas onto Mr Cioffi, and we will look at those together and approach them when the time is right. " (from the twitter feed).

Obviously his present club will have some views on this and I have redacted the name as I think it shows a lack of class naming him. I also think it is delusional going for a player who may well be a division higher next season, playing every week for a bigger club and who left Crawley to move back closer to his home in the north.

We were also (again) told we have a top half budget this season. Which when you look at our results begs the question "on whom are we spending this money"?

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Scott Twine, our 19 year old youth product has signed a new contract. 2.5 years.

He has 2 goals this season, one a lovely flick against York in the cup and another goal in the league against Stevenage. He is very slight but could be the 'next Billy Bodin'. Good to see we are getting players tied down now, we only have a handful of players under contract after this season.
 

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Our injury situation is getting that bad we are looking for a free agent striker to fill the bench.

Danny Rose injury is really bad, severed artery, fractured jaw, good chance he's done for this season along with White, Graham and Ojenik.
 
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Our injury situation is getting that bad we are looking for a free agent striker to fill the bench.

Danny Rose injury is really bad, severed artery, fractured jaw, good chance he's done for this season along with White, and Ojenik.
Crikey. Did HHH turn up with his trusty sledge hammer or something.
 

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Haven't you got a few close to the 10 yellow cards, 2 game ban as well?
Yeah Sweeney is now serving it for next two games leaving us with two CBS.

Bish is a card away, Preston two I think.

Although Bish is our engine in midfield we at least have suitable replacements for him. Unfortunately we are one or two injury’s away from disaster. Very unlucky.
 

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Yeah Sweeney is now serving it for next two games leaving us with two CBS.

Bish is a card away, Preston two I think.

Although Bish is our engine in midfield we at least have suitable replacements for him. Unfortunately we are one or two injury’s away from disaster. Very unlucky.
Providing he doesn’t get one at county Maybe he might want to “pick it up” against forest green with Cheltenham at home and port vale away follow
 

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Matty Pollock signs his first pro deal with the club until 2021. Jamie Pollocks son for those who remember the ex Middlesbrough midfielder.

Only come on as sub once so far against Exeter but highly thought of and yet another sign that the club are investing in youth and looking at a long term plan. Also good to see that Neil woods has made a difference to the youth team since his return to the club.
 

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Matty Pollock signs his first pro deal with the club until 2021. Jamie Pollocks son for those who remember the ex Middlesbrough midfielder.

Only come on as sub once so far against Exeter but highly thought of and yet another sign that the club are investing in youth and looking at a long term plan. Also good to see that Neil woods has made a difference to the youth team since his return to the club.
I can't take you seriously as a Grimsby fan being called Posh Harry from Boro.
 

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Matty Pollock signs his first pro deal with the club until 2021. Jamie Pollocks son for those who remember the ex Middlesbrough midfielder.

Only come on as sub once so far against Exeter but highly thought of and yet another sign that the club are investing in youth and looking at a long term plan. Also good to see that Neil woods has made a difference to the youth team since his return to the club.
Was it Jamie Pollock that scored one of the greatest own goals of all time when he was at Man City?
 
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We've currently got Kingsley Eshun - a striker released by QPR on trial, he scored in a friendly against Oldham last week. Also got a couple other un-named triallists. Anyone know where David Edgar went? He turned down an offer of a trial with us back in January because of location, since then he's had trials at Tranmere, Sunderland and Bradford but hasn't had a contract offer from any of them.
 

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