Date: 20th January 2008 at 1:23pm
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…you get the point!

Yep I know it is only one game and with all due respect it was against Derby, but Lassana Diarra looked a classy footballer for us yesterday on his debut, and he has already told the Pompey Site that there is much more to come: ‘I enjoyed the game but I can do better. I hadn’t played a game for a month and I only trained with my new teammates for the first time on Friday.

‘I need time to get my rhythm. It will also be better for my mind to think I can play every week. That’s a good feeling.

‘It was good to hear the fans sign my name too’.

He is a fantastic signing, I do not think too many can disagree with that and on the evidence of that one showing he really will be all that and more, again I am not trying to get carried away but I think he is going to be a ‘special’ footballer for us.

My cousin text me after the game, and I think he summed things up perfectly ‘Diarra looked the nuts’.


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