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Inverness Caledonian Thistle

GK : Mark Brown, Ryan Esson, Dean Brill

DR : Ross Tokely, David Raven,

DL : Stuart Golabek, Graeme Shinnie

DC : Bobby Mann, Gary Warren, Josh Meekings, Grant Munro, Darren Dods

ML : Barry Robson, Richie Foran, Roy McBain

MR : Aaron Doran, Johnny Hayes

MC : Ross Draper, Greg Tansey, Ryan Christie, Paul Sheerin, Ian Black, Russell Duncan

SC : Dennis Wyness, Craig Dargo, Billy Mckay, Adam Rooney, Paul Ritchie
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AngryCarot wrote: Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:19 pm Inter Milan

GK - Walter Zenga - Gianluca Pagliuca - Julio Cesar - Francesco Toldo - Samir Handanović

DL - Chivu - Santon - Fabio Grosso - Giuseppe Favalli - Davide Santon - Alex Telles - Roberto Carlos - Francesco Coco - Taribo West

DR - Javier Zanetti - Maicon - Panucci - Dario Šimić - Šime Vrsaljko - João Cancelo - Danilo D'Ambrosio

DC - Giuseppe Baresi - Iván Córdoba - Giuseppe Bergomi - Lúcio - Walter Samuel - Canavaro - Bastoni - Milan Škriniar - Laurent Blanc - Materazzi - Vidic

DMC - Esteban Cambiasso - Lothar Matthaus - Patrick Vieira - Andrea Pirlo - Diego Simeone - Zé Elias - Mateo Kovačić

MC/AMC - Dejan Stankovic - Wesley Sneijder - Veron - Siniša Mihajlović - Thiago Motta - Philippe Coutinho - Clarence Seedorf - Christian Eriksen - Youri Djorkaeff - Santiago Solari -

M(L/R) - Luís Figo - Ricardo Quaresma - Macini - Ivan Perišić - Kily González - Antonio Candreva

ST - Samuel Eto'o - Zlatan Ibrahimović - Christian Vieri - Diego Milito - Jurgen Klinsmann - Ronaldo - Hernán Crespo - Mario Balotelli - Dennis Bergkamp - Adriano - Lautaro Martínez - Álvaro Recoba - Roberto Baggio - Mauro Icardi
Yeah there's a few questionable ones in here pal - only from 2001 to date ;)
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cjb22688 wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 9:05 am Leicester City

GK - Kasper Schmeichel, Ian Walker, Chris Weale
DR - Ricardo Pereira, Danny Simpson, Robbie Savage, Richie De Laet
DL - Ben Chilwell, Christian Fuchs, Jordan Stewart, Paul Konchesky
DC - Matt Elliott, Wes Morgan, Robert Huth, Gerry Taggart, Bruno Berner, Sean St Ledger
DMC - Wilfried Ndidi, Esteban Cambiasso, N'golo Kante,
MC - Andy King, Muzzy Izzet, Danny Drinkwater, Paul Gallagher, Youri Tielemans, Richie Wellens, Yuki Abe (had so much potential but family tragedy struck)
M(L/R) - Anthony Knockaert, Marc Albrighton, Jeff Schlupp, Riyad Mahrez, Lloyd Dyer
AMC - James Maddison, James Scowcroft, Harvey Barnes
ST - Jamie Vardy, Matty Fryatt, Paul Dickov, David Nugent, Steve Howard, Leonardo Ulloa

It was really hard to not just choose players from the last 5 years as we are experiencing the best run of our history!
No Okazaki?!
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SteveHarle wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 10:13 am
AngryCarot wrote: Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:19 pm Inter Milan

GK - Gianluca Pagliuca - Julio Cesar - Francesco Toldo - Samir Handanović

DL - Chivu - Santon - Fabio Grosso - Giuseppe Favalli - Davide Santon - Alex Telles - Roberto Carlos - Francesco Coco - Taribo West

DR - Javier Zanetti - Maicon - Panucci - Dario Šimić - Šime Vrsaljko - João Cancelo - Danilo D'Ambrosio

DC - Iván Córdoba - Lúcio - Walter Samuel - Canavaro - Bastoni - Milan Škriniar - Laurent Blanc - Materazzi - Vidic

DMC - Esteban Cambiasso - Patrick Vieira - Andrea Pirlo - Diego Simeone - Zé Elias - Mateo Kovačić

MC/AMC - Dejan Stankovic - Wesley Sneijder - Veron - Siniša Mihajlović - Thiago Motta - Philippe Coutinho - Clarence Seedorf - Christian Eriksen - Youri Djorkaeff - Santiago Solari -

M(L/R) - Luís Figo - Ricardo Quaresma - Macini - Ivan Perišić - Kily González - Antonio Candreva

ST - Samuel Eto'o - Zlatan Ibrahimović - Christian Vieri - Diego Milito - Jurgen Klinsmann - Ronaldo - Hernán Crespo - Mario Balotelli - Dennis Bergkamp - Adriano - Lautaro Martínez - Álvaro Recoba - Roberto Baggio - Mauro Icardi
Yeah there's a few questionable ones in here pal - only from 2001 to date ;)
Oh, my bad. I put them on with the hope of seeing them in one team :D. Thank you all who correct me.
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AngryCarot wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 3:32 pm
SteveHarle wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 10:13 am
AngryCarot wrote: Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:19 pm Inter Milan

GK - Gianluca Pagliuca - Julio Cesar - Francesco Toldo - Samir Handanović

DL - Chivu - Santon - Fabio Grosso - Giuseppe Favalli - Davide Santon - Alex Telles - Roberto Carlos - Francesco Coco - Taribo West

DR - Javier Zanetti - Maicon - Panucci - Dario Šimić - Šime Vrsaljko - João Cancelo - Danilo D'Ambrosio

DC - Iván Córdoba - Lúcio - Walter Samuel - Canavaro - Bastoni - Milan Škriniar - Laurent Blanc - Materazzi - Vidic

DMC - Esteban Cambiasso - Patrick Vieira - Andrea Pirlo - Diego Simeone - Zé Elias - Mateo Kovačić

MC/AMC - Dejan Stankovic - Wesley Sneijder - Veron - Siniša Mihajlović - Thiago Motta - Philippe Coutinho - Clarence Seedorf - Christian Eriksen - Youri Djorkaeff - Santiago Solari -

M(L/R) - Luís Figo - Ricardo Quaresma - Macini - Ivan Perišić - Kily González - Antonio Candreva

ST - Samuel Eto'o - Zlatan Ibrahimović - Christian Vieri - Diego Milito - Jurgen Klinsmann - Ronaldo - Hernán Crespo - Mario Balotelli - Dennis Bergkamp - Adriano - Lautaro Martínez - Álvaro Recoba - Roberto Baggio - Mauro Icardi
Yeah there's a few questionable ones in here pal - only from 2001 to date ;)
Oh, my bad. I put them on with the hope of seeing them in one team :D. Thank you all who correct me.
Would be one hell of a team! I will include those eligible in the team ;)
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Great work on this project. Thank you for putting up your extra time to make this happen :D
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I've had a stab at Tranmere:

GK - John Achterberg, Owain Fon Williams, Scott Davies
DL - Aaron Cresswell, Zoumana Bakayogo
DR - Robbie Stockdale, Danny Holmes
DC - Ian Goodison, Ash Taylor, Antony Kay, Manny Monthe, Clint Hill
ML - Ryan Taylor, Dale Jennings
MR - Chris Shuker, Corey Blackett-Taylor
MC - Jason McAteer, Jason Koumas, John Welsh, Joss Labadie, Max Power
SC - Chris Greenacre, James Norwood, Iain Hume, Eugene Dadi, Ian Moore (Ian Thomas-Moore?)

Struggled most with wingers, which is why Blackett-Taylor (a current, unexceptional payer) is there, also why Ryan Taylor is ML - no point having him and Cresswell competing for DL :)

Edit: Added Eugene Dadi and James Norwood.
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No Eugene Dadi? Had a mate in school who raved about him although he was hopeless at Aberdeen :D
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AMC wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 3:56 pm No Eugene Dadi? Had a mate in school who raved about him although he was hopeless at Aberdeen :D
Good shout, he was great for a while, I'll add him!
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Everton, albeit from a Liverpool fan.

GK - Richard Wright, Tim Howard, Jordan Pickford
DL - David Unsworth, Leighton Baines, Lucas Digne
DR - Tony Hibbert, Phil Neville, Seamus Coleman
DC - Joseph Yobo, Joleon Lescott, Phil Jagielka, John Heitinga, Sylvain Distin, John Stones
ML - Kevin Kilbane, Steven Pienaar, James Rodriguez
MR - Gerard Deulofeu, Theo Walcott
MC - Thomas Gravesen, Mikel Arteta, Tim Cahill, Marouane Fellaini, Ross Barkley
SC - Duncan Ferguson, Wayne Rooney, Yakubu, Romelu Lukaku, Richarlison

Everton fans will probably want Wayne Rooney with the potential from his first spell :) the inclusion of James might be controversial, but he's undoubtedly an instant fan favourite.
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AMC wrote: Mon Jun 08, 2020 9:55 am Liverpool,

GK - Alisson, Reina, Dudek
DL - Robertson, Riise, Traore
DC - Hyypia, van Dijk, Carragher, Agger, Henchoz, Skrtel
DR - TAA, Finnan, Glen Johnson
MC - Gerrard (C), Alonso, Mascherano, Lucas, Hamann, McAllister, Henderson, Milner, Luis Garcia, Fabinho, Wijnaldum
SC - Suarez, Torres, Fowler, Owen, Salah, Mane, Firmino, Kuyt, Origi

That's 35, the following unlucky to be left out,

Def - Gomez, Aurelio, Arbeloa
Mid - Murphy, Maxi Rodrigues, Coutinho, Sterling
SC - Heskey, Sturridge

Apart from Heskey none of the rest were pivotal in winning trophies even if they are probably better players than some selected, while for Gomez I think it's a bit too early compared to what the other centre backs did.

Staff - Klopp, Benitez and Houllier, I imagine you can put their assistants as coaches as well.

My Liverpool squad:
GK - Alisson, Reina, Dudek
DL - Robertson, Riise, Fabio Aurelio
DC - Hyypia, van Dijk, Carragher, Agger, Henchoz, Skrtel
DR - TAA, Finnan, Glen Johnson
DMC - Mascherano, Lucas, Hamann, Fabinho,
MC - Gerrard (C), Alonso, McAllister, Henderson, Milner, Wijnaldum
AM - Luis Garcia, Coutinho
FW - Salah, Mane, Firmino, Kuyt,
SC - Suarez, Torres, Fowler, Owen,

Left out: Cisse, Bellamy :) , Momo Sissoko, Crouch, Origi and Sturridge
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I'll chuck you a Hearts team if that helps any:

GK - Craig Gordon, Antti Niemi, Jamie MacDonald

RB - Robbie Neilson, Ibrahim Tall, Callum Paterson
LB - Takis Fyssas, Gary Naysmith, Lee Wallace
CB - Steven Pressley, Andy Webster, Marius Zaliukas, Christophe Berra, Jose Goncalves, Ryan McGowan

RM - Saulius Mikoliunas, Deividas Cesnauskis, Suso Santana
LM - Rudi Skacel, Andrew Driver, Jamie Walker
CM - Paul Hartley, Bruno Aguiar, Ruben Palazuelos, Julien Brellier, Ryan Stevenson, Christos Karapidis

CF - Roman Bednar, Edgaras Jankauskas, Steven Naismith, Andrius Velicka, Stephen Elliott, Kevin Kyle
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Arsenal
GK - Lehman, Szczesny, Seaman
DR - L. Dixon, Lauren, B. Sagna
DC -  T. Adams, S. Campbell, M. Keown, K. Toure (+DR), Vermaelen, Koscielny
DL - A. Cole, G. Clichy
DMC - Vieira, E. Petit, G. Silva
MC - Cesc Fabregas, R. Parlour, A. Ramsey, M. Arteta, J. Wilshere
AM - R. Pires, S. Cazorla (MC), T. Rosicky, M. Ozil
FW - Henry, I. Wright, Ljungberg, A, Sanchez, T. Walcott
ST - Bergkamp, R. van Persie, N. Kanu, N. Anelka
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Petit, Ian Wright and Anelka had all left Arsenal over 20 years ago.
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Indeed. My bad. I was sure that they were at Arsenal in the beginning of this century and I didn't check it. Sorry mate .
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Brighton

GK - Matty Ryan, David Stockdale
DR - Bruno, Tariq Lampty, Inigo Calderon
LB - Wayne Bridge, Bernardo, Stephen Ward
CB - Ben White, Lewis Dunk, Gordon Greer, Connor Goldson, Uwe Hunemeier
LW - Vicente Rodriguez, Solly March(DML), Jesse Lingard
RW - Anthony Knockaert, Elliott Bennett, David Lopez
DMC - Liam Bridcutt, Beram Kayal
CM - Gary Dicker, Dale Stephens, Davy Propper
AMC - Pascal Gross, Steven Sidwell
FC - Bobby Zamora, Glenn Murray, Tomer Hemed, Ashley Barnes, Leonardo Ulloa

Staff - Gus Poyet, Chris Houghton, Oscar Garcia
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Man Utd

GK- D.De Gea, E.Van Der Sar
LB- Silvestre, Evra, G. Heinze
RB- G. Neville, Rafael, P.Bardesly, P.Neville
CB- R.Ferdinand, N.Vidic, J.O'Shea, W.Brown, J.Evans
LW- R.Giggs, Park Ji Sung, K.Richardson
RW- D.Beckham, C.Ronaldo, A. Valencia, Nani
DM- R.Keane, N.Butt, M.Carrick, D.Fletcher
AM- P.Scholes, B.Fernandes, Anderson
SC- R.Van Nistelrooy, W. Rooney, O.G.Solskjaer, M.Rashford, A.Martial, C.Tevez, R.Van Persie, M.Owen, H.Larsson
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Bardsley and Owen are proper random choices, even Larsson too when you think you can have Cole and Yorke.
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The Owen, Larsson and Persie choices where tongue and cheek.
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But not Bardsley? I can understand the RVP one, he fired you to that last title for Fergie.
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Leeds
Nigel Martyn (GK)
Paul Robinson (GK)
Casper Ankergren (GK)
Ian Harte (DL)
Dominic Matteo (D/M LC)
Stuart Dallas (D/M RL)
Gary Kelly (D/DMR)
Danny Mills (D RC)
Luke Ayling (D RC)
Lucas Radebe (DC)
Rio Ferdinand (DC)
Jonathan Woodgate (DC)
Harry Kewell (AM/F LC)
Fabian Delph (D/M LC)
Lewis Cook (MC)
Alf Inge Haaland (D/DM RC)
Max Gradel (AM RL)
Pablo Hernandez (AM RLC)
Lee Bowyer (MRC)
James Milner (D/M RLC)
Aaron Lennon (AM R)
Robert Snodgrass (AM RL)
Kalvin Phillips (DMC)
David Batty (DMC)
Olivier Dacourt (DMC)
Jonathan Howson (AM RC)
Mark Viduka (SC)
Alan Smith (F RC)
Michael Bridges (SC)
Lucciano Becchio (SC)
Jermaine Beckford (SC)
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riise wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 9:42 pm Everton, albeit from a Liverpool fan.

GK - Richard Wright, Tim Howard, Jordan Pickford
DL - David Unsworth, Leighton Baines, Lucas Digne
DR - Tony Hibbert, Phil Neville, Seamus Coleman
DC - Joseph Yobo, Joleon Lescott, Phil Jagielka, John Heitinga, Sylvain Distin, John Stones
ML - Kevin Kilbane, Steven Pienaar, James Rodriguez
MR - Gerard Deulofeu, Theo Walcott
MC - Thomas Gravesen, Mikel Arteta, Tim Cahill, Marouane Fellaini, Ross Barkley
SC - Duncan Ferguson, Wayne Rooney, Yakubu, Romelu Lukaku, Richarlison

Everton fans will probably want Wayne Rooney with the potential from his first spell :) the inclusion of James might be controversial, but he's undoubtedly an instant fan favourite.
I'm a bluenose and there's not too much wrong with this. Richard Wright was a nothing player for EFC though. I'm aware he is/was a bit of a Champ Man legend in the old days when you could get him as a youngster from Ipswich, but in real life he wasn't very good for Everton. Nigel Martyn would be a better shout although I'm aware someone today just posted him in the Leeds team. Failing that Stekelenberg once famously saved 2 penalties away at Man City in the same match, which is more than can be said for Wright.

Honorary shout-out maybe to Steve Watson who was the very definition of a utility man and earns cult status as he even scored a hat-trick once in a blue shirt.

Heitinga wasn't a particularly popular player - maybe swap for Alan Stubbs as at least he's an Evertonian through & through.

Not sure Kilbane deserves a place, think it might be a touch of Kopite trolling going on there although I concede it's pretty slim pickings - perhaps could be replaced by James McFadden or Diniyar Bilyaletdinov because at least they scored a few bangers in their day.

Players that were popular & had more of a cult status would be Lee Carsley. Manny Fernandes (2 loan spells, arguably played the best football of his career here) and possibly some others could be mentioned - Kevin Mirallas and Louis Saha.

Slim pickings indeed.
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Sami wrote: Wed Dec 02, 2020 12:53 pm Leeds
Nigel Martyn (GK)
Paul Robinson (GK)
Casper Ankergren (GK)
Ian Harte (DL)
Dominic Matteo (D/M LC)
Stuart Dallas (D/M RL)
Gary Kelly (D/DMR)
Danny Mills (D RC)
Luke Ayling (D RC)
Lucas Radebe (DC)
Rio Ferdinand (DC)
Jonathan Woodgate (DC)
Harry Kewell (AM/F LC)
Fabian Delph (D/M LC)
Lewis Cook (MC)
Alf Inge Haaland (D/DM RC)
Max Gradel (AM RL)
Pablo Hernandez (AM RLC)
Lee Bowyer (MRC)
James Milner (D/M RLC)
Aaron Lennon (AM R)
Robert Snodgrass (AM RL)
Kalvin Phillips (DMC)
David Batty (DMC)
Olivier Dacourt (DMC)
Jonathan Howson (AM RC)
Mark Viduka (SC)
Alan Smith (F RC)
Michael Bridges (SC)
Jimmy Flloyd Hasselbaink (SC)
Lucciano Becchio (SC)
Jermaine Beckford (SC)
Hasselbaink at Leeds was more than 20 years ago wasn't it? He played there before Chelsea (not directly) didn't he?
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Alias47 wrote: Wed Dec 02, 2020 2:06 pm
riise wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 9:42 pm Everton, albeit from a Liverpool fan.

GK - Richard Wright, Tim Howard, Jordan Pickford
DL - David Unsworth, Leighton Baines, Lucas Digne
DR - Tony Hibbert, Phil Neville, Seamus Coleman
DC - Joseph Yobo, Joleon Lescott, Phil Jagielka, John Heitinga, Sylvain Distin, John Stones
ML - Kevin Kilbane, Steven Pienaar, James Rodriguez
MR - Gerard Deulofeu, Theo Walcott
MC - Thomas Gravesen, Mikel Arteta, Tim Cahill, Marouane Fellaini, Ross Barkley
SC - Duncan Ferguson, Wayne Rooney, Yakubu, Romelu Lukaku, Richarlison

Everton fans will probably want Wayne Rooney with the potential from his first spell :) the inclusion of James might be controversial, but he's undoubtedly an instant fan favourite.
I'm a bluenose and there's not too much wrong with this. Richard Wright was a nothing player for EFC though. I'm aware he is/was a bit of a Champ Man legend in the old days when you could get him as a youngster from Ipswich, but in real life he wasn't very good for Everton. Nigel Martyn would be a better shout although I'm aware someone today just posted him in the Leeds team. Failing that Stekelenberg once famously saved 2 penalties away at Man City in the same match, which is more than can be said for Wright.

Honorary shout-out maybe to Steve Watson who was the very definition of a utility man and earns cult status as he even scored a hat-trick once in a blue shirt.

Heitinga wasn't a particularly popular player - maybe swap for Alan Stubbs as at least he's an Evertonian through & through.

Not sure Kilbane deserves a place, think it might be a touch of Kopite trolling going on there although I concede it's pretty slim pickings - perhaps could be replaced by James McFadden or Diniyar Bilyaletdinov because at least they scored a few bangers in their day.

Players that were popular & had more of a cult status would be Lee Carsley. Manny Fernandes (2 loan spells, arguably played the best football of his career here) and possibly some others could be mentioned - Kevin Mirallas and Louis Saha.

Slim pickings indeed.
Nah I was being genuine, but I expected there to be a misstep or two. Struggled with wingers and I thought Kilbane was a good player for you! I thought Mirallas was pretty much hated towards the end... but you'll certainly know better than me, especially when it comes to individual games of brilliance rather than just being solid players for a while :)
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