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    How many needed for next season?

    How many new players or new contracts needed? All our goalies are out of contract I think? Be happy if we could keep our top 2.

    Think we will need 3 defenders , not sure Fontaine will still be here. Mcgrefor will be offered terms as will Gray I'm sure

    An number of our midfield are up for renewal. I'd offer terms to Bartley, Fyvie, still undecided about Boyle and Shinnie. I'd try and offload Stanton and Handling.

    Holt is up and can't see him being offered and I'd say Graham not good enough.

    If we can hold onto JC and McGinn I think we may need about 8 new players.

    Anyone feel the same?

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    I'd like us to get Effe and Marciano on permanent deals.

    Our defence is good enough to play in the top league.

    In midfield I would move Fraser Fyvie on. A great player to watch on his day but he is too inconsistent for me and doesn't really fit into this squad (he goes awol any time he plays with Marvin Bartley). We could feasibly get a decent wedge for him or use him a swap deal.

    I would bring in a goal scoring attacking midfield player (Swanson, Commons, Crawford, Anderue) and nippy winger that can cross a ball.

    Up front we must keep Cummings and pair him with decent 10-12 goals a season second striker. Top of my shopping list would be Patrick Thistle's Kris Doolan.

    Other than that I think the team is actually in decent shape.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Two Headed Boy View Post
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    I'd like us to get Effe and Marciano on permanent deals.

    Our defence is good enough to play in the top league.

    In midfield I would move Fraser Fyvie on. A great player to watch on his day but he is too inconsistent for me and doesn't really fit into this squad (he goes awol any time he plays with Marvin Bartley). We could feasibly get a decent wedge for him or use him a swap deal.

    I would bring in a goal scoring attacking midfield player (Swanson, Commons, Crawford, Anderue) and nippy winger that can cross a ball.

    Up front we must keep Cummings and pair him with decent 10-12 goals a season second striker. Top of my shopping list would be Patrick Thistle's Kris Doolan.

    Other than that I think the team is actually in decent shape.
    I don't think we have a hope keeping efe. I think we need full back to cover and put pressure on gray and Stevenson. Would you keep shinnie, Boyle etc?

    I think we need to bring in 3 strikers

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    I think a few of the out of contract players will leave - Holt, Fyvie, Boyle, Keatings, Fontaine, McLean, Harris, Humphrey... but we'll offer new deals to McGregor, Gray, Stevenson & Bartley.

    I'd move on Handling, Stanton & Graham. Possibly Forster too. We would struggle to sign Ambrose on a permanent deal, but hopefully we can keep Marciano. Shinnie will be out of contract with Birmingham so I'd like to think we'll offer him a deal.

    We need to keep McGinn. Cummings too, but we may receive a lucrative offer for him which if accepted could be (partially) re-invested into to squad.

    We need a real upgrade in quality in our attacking midfield/wide areas, and at least two strikers who have 15-20 goals in them. Beyond that we need to add quality competition to the defence.

    Hopefully we see a couple of the Acadmey players given a chance with the first team, maybe Mackie & Shaw. Martin should be considered a first team player if he isn't already.

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    I think a few of the out of contract players will leave - Holt, Fyvie, Boyle, Keatings, Fontaine, McLean, Harris, Humphrey... but we'll offer new deals to McGregor, Gray, Stevenson & Bartley.

    I'd move on Handling, Stanton & Graham. Possibly Forster too. We would struggle to sign Ambrose on a permanent deal, but hopefully we can keep Marciano. Shinnie will be out of contract with Birmingham so I'd like to think we'll offer him a deal.

    We need to keep McGinn. Cummings too, but we may receive a lucrative offer for him which if accepted could be (partially) re-invested into to squad.

    We need a real upgrade in quality in our attacking midfield/wide areas, and at least two strikers who have 15-20 goals in them. Beyond that we need to add quality competition to the defence.

    Hopefully we see a couple of the Acadmey players given a chance with the first team, maybe Mackie & Shaw. Martin should be considered a first team player if he isn't already.
    It should be totally re invested on the park plus more . I noticed the latest renewal stuff made a big deal of freezing ticket prices after 3 years watching lower league games at SPL prices . Finally had enough of it and haven't renewed , shame after the highs of last May but half the time i just can't be bothered

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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    It should be totally re invested on the park plus more . I noticed the latest renewal stuff made a big deal of freezing ticket prices after 3 years watching lower league games at SPL prices . Finally had enough of it and haven't renewed , shame after the highs of last May but half the time i just can't be bothered
    You'll renew. GGTTH.

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    Hope we get another striker for sure and that Oli Shaw might show enough improvement to be included in the squad. And yes attacking midfielder who knows where the net is. Pretty sure if McGinn stays we will seem more goals from him though

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smurf View Post
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    You'll renew. GGTTH.
    Sorry mate not happening this year , i miss too many games to make it worthwhile

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    Someone told me all the players are promised new improved contracts for promotion?

    Alot of deadwood that needs binned and alot of new faces to bring in, 2 goal scoring strikers, a couple of midfeilders, cover for left and right back, and all these players have to be players with a pedigree for lasting a season without injury.

    I seriously think we'll cash in on McGinn and Cummings so both will be replaced.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    It should be totally re invested on the park plus more . I noticed the latest renewal stuff made a big deal of freezing ticket prices after 3 years watching lower league games at SPL prices . Finally had enough of it and haven't renewed , shame after the highs of last May but half the time i just can't be bothered
    This.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    Sorry mate not happening this year , i miss too many games to make it worthwhile
    A ST makes financial sense for the Club, but not for us.

    I've renewed though. Been buying one for too long to think of stopping, although I'm not really sure why. I just do it anyway.

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    Someone told me all the players are promised new improved contracts for promotion?

    Alot of deadwood that needs binned and alot of new faces to bring in, 2 goal scoring strikers, a couple of midfeilders, cover for left and right back, and all these players have to be players with a pedigree for lasting a season without injury.
    I think your second sentence just proves what a fcukwit someone is.

    A fair few 'heroes' won't even be here far less get bumper pay deals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sir Shrink View Post
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    A ST makes financial sense for the Club, but not for us.

    I've renewed though. Been buying one for too long to think of stopping, although I'm not really sure why. I just do it anyway.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    I recently realised the club are only interested in our money so now I do what suits me
    Plus the fitba under Lennon is absolute humpty....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duns_Hibby View Post
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    Plus the fitba under Lennon is absolute humpty....
    I don't like Lennon as a person , him being manager of Hibs doesn't change that but the football this season with very few exceptions has been awful which doesn't help . So all things considered I'll be doing other things on lots of saturdays next season

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    Sorry mate not happening this year , i miss too many games to make it worthwhile
    I have a Season Ticket for this season but to be honest my arthritis hurts so much when I'm walking that I sometimes just can't face going to games so I won't be getting one next season. Without the Arhtritis I probably would have but then I live a lot closer to ER than you do so it's less hassle to get there for m.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NW View Post
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    I don't think we have a hope keeping efe. I think we need full back to cover and put pressure on gray and Stevenson. Would you keep shinnie, Boyle etc?

    I think we need to bring in 3 strikers
    It seems every season people want to sign cover for Stevenson - he's very rarely injured/suspended/dropped and, apart from a lean spell under Yogi, has been a regular fixture in the side and been pretty consistent in doing his job? Cover for Gray I can understand somewhat though as he is more injury prone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dub View Post
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    I have a Season Ticket for this season but to be honest my arthritis hurts so much when I'm walking that I sometimes just can't face going to games so I won't be getting one next season. Without the Arhtritis I probably would have but then I live a lot closer to ER than you do so it's less hassle to get there for m.
    Sad to hear that you're struggling mate , a while ago I'd never even think of missing a home game or an away at Raith or Dunfermline. I haven't been to Raith or the Pars this season even though they are close to me . My photography is more enjoyable to me these days to be honest though it's more expensive too lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    It should be totally re invested on the park plus more . I noticed the latest renewal stuff made a big deal of freezing ticket prices after 3 years watching lower league games at SPL prices . Finally had enough of it and haven't renewed , shame after the highs of last May but half the time i just can't be bothered
    Totally feel you're pain. I said i wasn't renewing until we are out of this league, now I'm not even sure if I'll renew of we do go up, totally scunnered with it.

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    Totally feel you're pain. I said i wasn't renewing until we are out of this league, now I'm not even sure if I'll renew of we do go up, totally scunnered with it.
    I went to my first game days before my 13th birthday and have gone pretty regularly since (over 20 years) But i think i've just finally lost interest , maybe its something to do with 21 05 16 . It just won't ever be that good again

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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    I went to my first game days before my 13th birthday and have gone pretty regularly since (over 20 years) But i think i've just finally lost interest , maybe its something to do with 21 05 16 . It just won't ever be that good again
    You're only 33??? Must be hard paper rounds in Fife!!

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    You're only 33??? Must be hard paper rounds in Fife!!
    I'm 55 but its still more than 20 years

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    Hope we build a team around these 7: Marciano, Gray, Hanlon, McGregor, McGinn, McGeouch, Cummings.

    Bartley, Stevenson, Keatings & Shinnie are decent enough squad players at best.

    Rest of them can all walk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Green Sleeves View Post
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    Hope we build a team around these 7: Marciano, Gray, Hanlon, McGregor, McGinn, McGeouch, Cummings.

    Bartley, Stevenson, Keatings & Shinnie are decent enough squad players at best.

    Rest of them can all walk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Green Sleeves View Post
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    Hope we build a team around these 7: Marciano, Gray, Hanlon, McGregor, McGinn, McGeouch, Cummings.

    Bartley, Stevenson, Keatings & Shinnie are decent enough squad players at best.

    Rest of them can all walk.

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    I'd add Fyvie and Stevenson to the keep list.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Green Sleeves View Post
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    Hope we build a team around these 7: Marciano, Gray, Hanlon, McGregor, McGinn, McGeouch, Cummings.

    Bartley, Stevenson, Keatings & Shinnie are decent enough squad players at best.

    Rest of them can all walk.

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    I'm surprised at the lack of recognition Fyvie gets - he was imho player of the season till his loss of form. And it's from then on we stopped winning games.
    Also a big fan of Fyvie. He did dip a wee bit, but it's impossible to say whether he's over it because he's just not being given a chance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by southfieldhibby View Post
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    Also a big fan of Fyvie. He did dip a wee bit, but it's impossible to say whether he's over it because he's just not being given a chance.
    Very strange given how bad we've been last couple of months
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    I'd add Fyvie and Stevenson to the keep list.
    Me too but I don't think Lennon rates the former?

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    Goalkeepers: I hope we can persuade Marciano to sign a permanent deal and Ross Laidlaw is satisfactory back-up.

    Defenders: Central defence I think and hope it's based around McGregor, Hanlon, Forster and one other. I don't think Fontaine will stay. I like him but he is a Londoner who has now been up here for three seasons. I think he may feel he could try his luck back south as long as his injury clears up soon. Stevenson I have never thought was a proper left-back but he gives his all and has been a great servant to the club and is a total legend uniquely with both a League Cup and Scottish Cup winners medal with Hibs. He deserves his testimonial but I have always believed him to be more of a defensive midfielder than a left-back. Gray also concerns me. Another 100%er, his career injuries seem to have caught up with him a bit. I'm not sure if he will be around next season.

    Midfield. There will be offers in for McGinn and I think if we get a realistic one in and he wants to go he will be sold. I hope he stays though as he clearly loves playing for Hibs and is a fine player who will only get better. I also think Fyvie and McGeogh could be away. Bartley will be a key player next season as a defensive midfielder and I hope he stays. We need to bring in midfielders with an eye for goal and creativity in the last third. Shinnie I would hope to persuade to sign a permanent deal. I would also like to see at least one fast winger signed. Personally I like Boyle as a winger and hope he is kept but you never know.

    Forwards: Holt will be away IMO. Cummings wanted to go last summer and was persuaded to stay and sign a new deal by Lennon. I think this was mainly to ensure promotion and to guarantee a substantial transfer fee this summer after the club wins the league. Having said all that I very much hope Jason stays, I think he has been a fantastic player for the club. Graham and Keatings will likely stay as squad players IMO.

    I think we need 7 new players in during the summer..players of a better quality than we have just now and who could go straight into the starting eleven. A left sided central defender, right-back, 3 new midfielders including one winger, and two new strikers. Both new strikers will require to be proven goalscorers at top 6 SPFL level or above and one should be able to hold the ball up and be good in the air. Our deliveries into the box either from crosses or set-pieces have been a major disappointment this season and it's vital in the modern game that we have players who can cross a ball accurately and who can deliver an effective set-piece into the box.

    I hope very much the board back Lennon in the summer transfer market. They need to in my view. He is a demanding character who will not settle for being messed about. He wants to win and he will want the tools to do his job effectively in the league above.

    All this is of course providing we actually do secure the league title in the next couple of weeks.
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    I'm surprised at the lack of recognition Fyvie gets - he was imho player of the season till his loss of form. And it's from then on we stopped winning games.
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    Goalkeepers: I hope we can persuade Marciano to sign a permanent deal and Ross Laidlaw is satisfactory back-up.

    Defenders: Central defence I think and hope it's based around McGregor, Hanlon, Forster and one other. I don't think Fontaine will stay. I like him but he is a Londoner who has now been up here for three seasons. I think he may feel he could try his luck back south as long as his injury clears up soon. Stevenson I have never thought was a proper left-back but he gives his all and has been a great servant to the club and is a total legend uniquely with both a League Cup and Scottish Cup winners medal with Hibs. He deserves his testimonial but I have always believed him to be more of a defensive midfielder than a left-back. Gray also concerns me. Another 100%er, his career injuries seem to have caught up with him a bit. I'm not sure if he will be around next season.

    Midfield. There will be offers in for McGinn and I think if we get a realistic one in and he wants to go he will be sold. I hope he stays though as he clearly loves playing for Hibs and is a fine player who will only get better. I also think Fyvie and McGeogh could be away. Bartley will be a key player next season as a defensive midfielder and I hope he stays. We need to bring in midfielders with an eye for goal and creativity in the last third. Shinnie I would hope to persuade to sign a permanent deal. I would also like to see at least one fast winger signed. Personally I like Boyle as a winger and hope he is kept but you never know.

    Forwards: Holt will be away IMO. Cummings wanted to go last summer and was persuaded to stay and sign a new deal by Lennon. I think this was mainly to ensure promotion and to guarantee a substantial transfer fee this summer after the club wins the league. Having said all that I very much hope Jason stays, I think he has been a fantastic player for the club. Graham and Keatings will likely stay as squad players IMO.

    I think we need 7 new players in during the summer..players of a better quality than we have just now and who could go straight into the starting eleven. A left sided central defender, right-back, 3 new midfielders including one winger, and two new strikers. Both new strikers will require to be proven goalscorers at top 6 SPFL level or above and one should be able to hold the ball up and be good in the air. Our deliveries into the box either from crosses or set-pieces have been a major disappointment this season and it's vital in the modern game that we have players who can cross a ball accurately and who can deliver an effective set-piece into the box.

    I hope very much the board back Lennon in the summer transfer market. They need to in my view. He is a demanding character who will not settle for being messed about. He wants to win and he will want the tools to do his job effectively in the league above.

    All this is of course providing we actually do secure the league title in the next couple of weeks.
    Pretty much where I am but I can't see keatings getting a deal for a higher level. He barely starts at this level.

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    It should be totally re invested on the park plus more . I noticed the latest renewal stuff made a big deal of freezing ticket prices after 3 years watching lower league games at SPL prices . Finally had enough of it and haven't renewed , shame after the highs of last May but half the time i just can't be bothered
    Once you stop going , the rot sets in. Personally, i simply cant hack the 12 hour day to watch 90 minutes of football. Maybe when my grandson is a little older ,and his dad drags him to ER, i may tag along.

    i agree with the investment thing though, every penny possible should be thrown into the team.No more last minute signings of free transfers to fill a space.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Forzahibs View Post
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    It should be totally re invested on the park plus more . I noticed the latest renewal stuff made a big deal of freezing ticket prices after 3 years watching lower league games at SPL prices . Finally had enough of it and haven't renewed , shame after the highs of last May but half the time i just can't be bothered
    It should all be reinvested, if it was we would potentially have a cracking team which could instantly be up in the top 4, but I just highly doubt Hibs will do that.

    I've bought a season ticket for next season. I haven't had one for the past two years for a variety of reasons, although have still attended a fair number of games. Having previously been a season ticket holder for 9 years, I'm actually looking forward to going back every other weekend, maybe a break from the routine will get your appetite for Hibs back.
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    Pretty much where I am but I can't see keatings getting a deal for a higher level. He barely starts at this level.
    Keatings is either just short of brilliant, or little better than mince. Very little in between.

    If he could play to his capability a bit more often he'd be a shoe in.

    Our 'big forwards' fail to impress. Holt has the experience and guile, but no longer the reflexes or speed.
    Brian Grant is just average.


    My tip for a replacement would be Nadir Ciftci.
    He's lost his way at the Smellies and could be well worth a gamble.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sir Shrink View Post
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    Keatings is either just short of brilliant, or little better than mince. Very little in between.

    If he could play to his capability a bit more often he'd be a shoe in.

    Our 'big forwards' fail to impress. Holt has the experience and guile, but no longer the reflexes or speed.
    Brian Grant is just average.


    My tip for a replacement would be Nadir Ciftci.
    He's lost his way at the Smellies and could be well worth a gamble.
    Brian Grant must be 50 at least. Did he go to school with your offspring? Agree about Brian Graham, circa 25, by the way.
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    I'd like to see us play a 4-2-3-1 next season and, based on the current squad as much as possible, this would be my starting XI.


    ------------ Marciano ---------------

    Gray -- McGregor - Hanlon -- Stevenson

    --------- Fyvie --- McGinn -----------

    Boyle ------- Shinnie --------- New LW

    ------------ Cummings ---------------


    I'd see no reason to change the back 4 & 'keeper (assuming we manage to sign Rocky permanently). Sign 1 or 2 if Fontaine leaves (as I'd assume Ambrose & McLean will be away also).

    The midfield two, if Super John is still here, picks itself imo. McGeouch isn't fit often enough to be a first pick so him, Bartley & Scott Martin would be squad players. Maybe get 1 more in if we can but not really a priority for me.

    The wide players & the attacking midfielder would be where I'd strengthen the most, perfect scenario would be having a #10 that would get into the box, support Jase and get his fair share of goals. A pacy left winger with good delivery would be great & maybe an upgrade on Boyler for the right side if possible too.

    If Jason is still here then he plays, simple as.

    Ideally sign 2 or 3 more strikers depending on who leaves.
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    Brian Grant must be 50 at least. Did he go to school with your offspring? Agree about Brian Graham, circa 25, by the way.


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    My tip for a replacement would be Nadir Ciftci.
    He's lost his way at the Smellies and could be well worth a gamble.
    I'd be quite happy if we did the majority of our summer recruitment with that lot.

    Even if it meant one going in that direction...

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    I'm surprised at the lack of recognition Fyvie gets - he was imho player of the season till his loss of form. And it's from then on we stopped winning games.
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    Also a big fan of Fyvie. He did dip a wee bit, but it's impossible to say whether he's over it because he's just not being given a chance.
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    I'd add Fyvie and Stevenson to the keep list.
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    Me too but I don't think Lennon rates the former?
    I agree gentlemen.

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    I agree gentlemen.
    So do I. I think he is a more rounded player than Bartley.
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    I agree gentlemen.
    Me aswell.

    His form hasn`t been the best in recent times but the boy`s been hampered by injuries since the Summer. I like him and i`d be happy if he was to stay.
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    Me aswell.

    His form hasn`t been the best in recent times but the boy`s been hampered by injuries since the Summer. I like him and i`d be happy if he was to stay.
    I can't remember the last time he came on even as a sub, never mind started?
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    Fraser Fyvie was an important part of the cup success, part of our strongest midfield in my humble opinion, I'm a big fan so that should seal his fate.

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    I can't remember the last time he came on even as a sub, never mind started?
    Can't see Lennon offering him a new deal or him likely to accept when it's obvious Lennon doesn't fancy him.

    IMO Bartlay picked over Fyvie is everything that's wrong with our season. Bartlay is a fantastic 'spoiler' up against decent opposition not in a league we should be romping.

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    I can't remember the last time he came on even as a sub, never mind started?
    He may have had some time against Falkirk recently....if i remember rightly, but yes, he`s had very little playing time.
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    I can't remember the last time he came on even as a sub, never mind started?
    He started both the games against Dunfie at home and St Mirren away I think, which effectively sealed his fate with Lennon I reckon. He was poor in those games and he's only been given 10/5/2 minutes at end of games.

    Lennon clearly prefers a big,solid holding midfielder. Limited in passing and not good going forward, but will be up for the physical aspects of the game. I personally think Dylan should play where Marvin plays and SJM/Fyvie infront. Solves a few issues within the team ( Dylan wide left-lol )

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    He started both the games against Dunfie at home and St Mirren away I think, which effectively sealed his fate with Lennon I reckon. He was poor in those games and he's only been given 10/5/2 minutes at end of games.

    Lennon clearly prefers a big,solid holding midfielder. Limited in passing and not good going forward, but will be up for the physical aspects of the game. I personally think Dylan should play where Marvin plays and SJM/Fyvie infront. Solves a few issues within the team ( Dylan wide left-lol )
    I agree M, that is how I would set up and we looked a better team and certainly played better football when we used to set up like that, with Shinnie as the 4th of 4.
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    I agree M, that is how I would set up and we looked a better team and certainly played better football when we used to set up like that, with Shinnie as the 4th of 4.
    Yep, SJM central left, Fyvie central right, Shinnie ahead and floating. Our back 4 is solid enough and JC plus 1 upfront.Seems obvious, but there has to be something going on that makes it not possible.

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    Can anyone explain to me why they like Fyvie so much?

    To me he is poorer in a defensive role than Marvin (a player who I think is going to really impress next season against better opposition), poorer at making quick passes forward than SJM or Dylan, he can't really play out wide, I've never really seen him provide a dangerous set piece, he doesn't score goals...

    ...what am I missing? I'd trade him for a proper attacking midfielder in a heartbeat.

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