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Carson signs :D
What a signing!
Exciting times lying ahead!
Well done baggies!
We're gonna win the league lol okaii bit optimistic =)

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posted Jul 18, 2008

at last you have managed to sell him and not loan him out

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posted Jul 18, 2008

10 million was the price that was written into the loan contract with villa. they piad 2m initially but throughout the season deemed his performances not worthy of the extra 8m (that they had agreed to paying in the first place)...he then becomes a fee agent.
stoke didnt want him for 4m. o'neill doesnt fancy him either...ergo, he goes for 3.25m

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posted Jul 18, 2008

Thats a great signing for you guys, I hope you stay up like Sunderland as you certainly have a decent enough squad now. Good luck for next season from a United fan!

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posted Jul 18, 2008

Brilliant signing smiley We couldn't realistically ask for anyone better, and often you'd have to look hard to find a better goalie.

Just what we needed. Boing boing!

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posted Jul 18, 2008

Sorry to wee on your fire but he was without doubt the worst keeper i have ever seen at Villa you would have been better getting Sorensen on a free

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posted Jul 18, 2008

cheers we will b stayin up without doubt,mobray the man will get the best out of carson all u villa vans will c a diff keeper

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posted Jul 18, 2008

dave kitson who? 5.5 mill come on there r far better strikers than that 4 that money,could of had kevin phillips 4 nout

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posted Jul 18, 2008

I think West Broms chances to stay up just increased by 50%.

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posted Jul 19, 2008

we should have sold carson ages ago when we might have got abit more cash for him before all his mistakes

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posted Jul 23, 2008

Carson is a quality keeper who was too good to be warming the bench at Anfield. People will go on about his mistakes against Croatia but he was made a scapegoat by the media in the same way that David Seaman was during his England career (and nobody really looking back, can say he was a poor keeper can they?)

One game that sticks out in my mind as a Liverpool fan was when he played for us against Juventus at Anfield. He pulled off a couple of world-class saves to keep us in the lead against a quality (and indeed Serie A winning) Juve side, which eventually put us on the path to glory in Istanbul.

I'm sure he'll get a great reception when he comes back to Anfield playing for the Baggies - although hopefully he won't have quite such a blinder!

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