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  • Joe Joe Jun 17, 2011 09:40 Flag

    Spurs Bosses Lie

    Well said John- as usual!

    I don't think its about 'Arry or Levy being liars! I would love Levy to simply state 'Luka Modric is not for sale at any price' but that leaves a lot of room for Luka himself to make Levy look like an idiot.

    If Luka demands a move, what do we do then? it is so destructive having a want a way player in a dressing room Re: Bergertop.

    I would hate to see Luka leave, but if Citch or Chavs make an offer of £40 mil + Johnson/Sturridge, I think Levy would have a very difficult decision to make!

    After all we have to run as a business! Citeh and Chavs don't.

    If an offer like that emerges with a high quality player coming in the other direction then Levy is likely to break lily white hearts and allow Luka to talk to these Vaccumous entities posing as football clubs! - Only slightly bitter!

    To simplify- I don't think its a case of lying! I think its a case, that Levy knows anything can happen in football and if he adamantly denies any Luka speculation, then he leaves himself open for embarassment, if player power kicks in and Luka demands a move!


    • What a warped mind Joan has IMO. So much vitriol and hatred.

      What did she expect Arry or Levy to say "Yes of course Modric is for sale - come on give us your best offer"!! Unless a manager has made up their mind they don't need a particular player, they are ALL going to say the same thing, not just Arry/Levy.

      By saying is he not for sale they are trying to put bidders off and at the very least letting them know they will have to pay top dollar to get him. That is basic good commercial business acumen.

      I don't want to lose him but, having seen Sturridge play the other night (he was the only good thing in the game) if we have to sell him then a deal with Sturridge coming to us would make the pill easier to swallow.

      It would also stop the constant dilema of how do you play VDV and MOdric in the same formation. Not a great silver lining but I am clutching at straws here.

    • Well put Joe.
      At the end of the day if Luka wants to leave it makes no difference what you, me, 'Appy 'Arry or Devious Daniel want.