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    Put your money where your mouth is

    Time to man up people. We've been talking here and there for months about how things might go, time to make some IRONCLAD predictions and commit it to e-paper how you feel and what you think will happen. We will see after the season who is right.


    Prediction time, for the end of the season.


    Things to predict:

    1 - Where will we finish
    2 - Who will be our best player
    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season
    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player



    I'll get us started:

    We will finish just outside of the CL places, with them going to Juventus, Milan, and either Napoli or Roma.
    Our best player will be Milito, closely followed by Sneijder
    Stramaccioni's first season will start off well with enthusiasm and vigour, but ultimately we will be found wanting (lack of quality, rather than any faul t of the manager). It will ultimately end disappointingly, but Stramaccioni will survive by the skin of his teeth as Moratti realizes that firing yet another manager without investing heavily in players won't make a difference
    The most disappointing player will be Ranocchia



    I will copy and paste all predictions into the head of the thread


    If anyone has any suggestions for additional predictions to be made, we can do that


    For example, how much money will we spend in January? If Stramaccioni is sacked, who will replace him? How many managers will we have? etc etc

    ---------- Post added at 10:16 ---------- Previous post was at 10:09 ----------

    Also, please, no bashing anyone else's opinions in this thread. Just post your own opinions/discuss others. But I dont want this to turn into a flame war




    PREDICTIONS!
    browha
    We will finish just outside of the CL places, with them going to Juventus, Milan, and either Napoli or Roma.
    Our best player will be Milito, closely followed by Sneijder
    Stramaccioni's first season will start off well with enthusiasm and vigour, but ultimately we will be found wanting (lack of quality, rather than any faul t of the manager). It will ultimately end disappointingly, but Stramaccioni will survive by the skin of his teeth as Moratti realizes that firing yet another manager without investing heavily in players won't make a difference
    The most disappointing player will be Ranocchia
    Monster09
    Quote Originally Posted by monster09 View Post
    Btw we are not putting any money.


    Things to predict:

    Third, behind Juve and Milan
    Sneijder
    Meaning can he survive his first season? If so YES
    Maybe Nagatomo. Not sure whom to put here as the most disappointing player I think won't play much. If he does then it will be Stankovic.
    InterMauro
    1 - 4th, 1.Juve 2.Milan 3.Roma
    2 - Sneijder and Paulinho (i hope)
    3- He ll be the hero because we won the copa and the europa league.
    4 - Palacio
    Nerazzurri4life
    1 - Where will we finish - 4th/5th
    2 - Who will be our best player - Milito/Sneijder...Guarin an outsider
    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season - Yes
    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player - Palacio....Frog an outsider

    Solfice
    Quote Originally Posted by Solfice View Post
    Things to predict:

    1 - Third
    2 - Handanovic
    3 - He will
    4 - Chivu
    HuZ
    1 - Where will we finish: 1st
    2 - Who will be our best player: Sneijder and Coutinho
    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season: Yes
    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player: Chivu
    Interista4
    1-1ST
    2-Gaby Mudingayi
    3-Strama will survive
    4-Gresko
    Willy
    1 - 2nd
    2 - Milito & Palacio
    3 - Yes
    4 - Andrea 'The new Nesta' Ranocchia.
    Scottish_one
    1 - 3rd/4th
    2 - apart from the Obvious (Zanetti) i think Coutinho will have a good season, also Palacio, Milito
    3 - Yes
    4 - Chivu, Deki although nothing is really expected...Ranochia although i hope im wrong
    Last edited by .h.; 11 Jul 12 at 20:43.

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    Btw we are not putting any money.


    Things to predict:

    1 - Where will we finish
    Third, behind Juve and Milan

    2 - Who will be our best player
    Sneijder
    [QUOTE]

    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season
    Meaning can he survive his first season? If so YES


    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player
    Maybe Nagatomo. Not sure whom to put here as the most disappointing player I think won't play much. If he does then it will be Stankovic.
    Quote Originally Posted by Cal View Post
    I think the point is theres a fine line between comming across as a learned individual and comming across as a bit of a wanker, and utilising every corner of your vocabulary on a global internet football forum with people many of whom don't have don't have english as their first language makes you come across as the latter.

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    For money we'd have to come up with a better system of measuring how accurate people's predictions are. Things like best player, most disappointing player, might be a bit harder to quantify.

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    1 - Where will we finish
    2 - Who will be our best player
    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season
    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player

    1 - 4th, 1.Juve 2.Milan 3.Roma
    2 - Sneijder and Paulinho (i hope)
    3- He ll be the hero because we won the copa and the europa league.
    4 - Palacio

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    4- Lets wait for the transfer window to shut


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    Put your money where your mouth is...



    like that?
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    1 - Where will we finish - 4th/5th
    2 - Who will be our best player - Milito/Sneijder...Guarin an outsider
    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season - Yes
    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player - Palacio....Frog an outsider
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    In what way is the rivalry with Juventus and Milan different?

    “There is no comparison. On one hand, we have a duel within the city, a constant and direct confrontation. On the other, we have a historical hostility. Sportingly speaking, the real enemy is Juventus.”

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    Things to predict:

    1 - Third
    2 - Handanovic
    3 - He will
    4 - Chivu

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    Quote Originally Posted by Solfice View Post
    Things to predict:

    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player
    4 - Chivu
    Do you mean that he`ll perform as a world class?

    Shit doesnt happen

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    1 - Where will we finish: 1st
    2 - Who will be our best player: Sneijder and Coutinho
    3 - If Stramaccioni survives his first full season: Yes
    4 - Who will be the most disappointing player: Chivu

    Don't bash my opinion please.
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    It's TOO early but, I'm going to venture, here we go:

    1 - 2nd
    2 - Milito & Palacio
    3 - Yes
    4 - Andrea 'The new Nesta' Ranocchia.
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    Is this about personal pride so that I'm not even "allowed" to hope that the team or the candidate for most disappointing player will prove me wrong? ^^
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    I will wait for the transfer window to close before I start predicting. It's too premature for me to type now.

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    feel free to predict when you want

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    1 - 3rd/4th
    2 - apart from the Obvious (Zanetti) i think Coutinho will have a good season, also Palacio, Milito
    3 - Yes
    4 - Chivu, Deki although nothing is really expected...Ranochia although i hope im wrong

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