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Other Games - 2017/18
« on: June 19, 2017, 02:13:59 PM »
Champions League qualifiers draw

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/40318400

Champions League first qualifying round

Vikingur (Faroe Isles) v Trepca '89 (Kosovo)

Hibernians (Malta) v Tallinn (Estonia)

Alashkert (Armenia) v Santa Coloma (Andorra)

The New Saints v Europa (Gibraltar)

Linfield v SP La Fiorita (San Marino)

Champions League second qualifying round

Group 1

Apoel (Cyprus) v Dudelange (Luxembourg)

Zalgiris (Lithuania) v Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria)

Qarabag (Azerbaijan) v Samtredia (Georgia)

Partizan (Serbia) v Budućnost Podgorica (Montenegro)

Hibernians (Malta) or FCI Tallinn (Estonia) v Salzburg (Austria)

Group 2

Sheriff (Moldova) v Kukes (Albania)

Astana (Kazakhstan) v Spartaks Jurmala (Latvia)

BATE Borisov (Belarus) v Alashkert (Armenia) or FC Santa Coloma (Andorra)

Zilina (Slovakia) v Copenhagen (Denamrk)

Hapoel Beer-Sheva (Israel) v Budapest Honvéd (Hungary)

Rijeka (Croatia) v The New Saints or Europa (Gibraltar)

Group 3

Malmo (Sweden) v Vardar (Macedonia)

Zrinjski (Bosnia and Herzegovina) v Maribor (Slovenia)

Dundalk (Ireland) v Rosenborg (Norway)

FH Hafnarfjördur (Iceland) v Víkingur (Faroe Islands) or Trepça '89 (Kosovo)

Linfield or SP La Fiorita (San Marino) v Celtic

IFK Mariehamn (Finland) v Legia Warszawa (Poland)

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2017, 06:10:54 PM »
Linfield v Celtic could be interesting.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2017, 07:11:36 PM »
As I mentioned on the other "Other" thread, the Belfast leg is scheduled for July 12th, too.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #3 on: June 19, 2017, 07:28:41 PM »
As I mentioned on the other "Other" thread, the Belfast leg is scheduled for July 12th, too.

Apparently the clubs have already agreed they won't play on that date if Linfield get through.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #4 on: June 19, 2017, 07:57:03 PM »
Come on Zilina.
« Last Edit: June 19, 2017, 07:59:09 PM by Villa in Denmark »

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #5 on: June 19, 2017, 08:05:04 PM »
Looking at the clubs listed above in the CL draw I have no doubt Bacuna could play in that League!

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #6 on: June 19, 2017, 11:23:53 PM »
FC Podkast (Lithuania) v Dynamo Traktor (Moldova)

Etc etc

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #7 on: June 19, 2017, 11:34:34 PM »
Dynamo Traktor

You laugh, but that's pretty much the literal translation of BATE Borisov, who are in the group stages every other year and normally do something odd like beat Bayern, or draw 3-3 with Barcelona.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #8 on: June 20, 2017, 10:35:48 AM »
I thought the season had finished but it appears there is an international tournament on in Russia called the confederations cup. Flicking through the TV yesterday I seen an unrecognizable German side versus an unrecognizable Australian side not that one ever really is recognizable but I digress.  What alarmed me about the coverage was the half time punditry, not what they were saying but the backdrop used by ITV, seriously, WTF? 

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #9 on: June 20, 2017, 09:40:33 PM »
FH Hafnarfjördur.
Possibly the most unpronounceable team we have ever played.


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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #10 on: June 20, 2017, 09:53:38 PM »
"Eff Aitch".

Seems pretty easy to me.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #11 on: June 22, 2017, 08:58:24 PM »
"Eff Aitch".

Seems pretty easy to me.


Seeing the scoreline we clearly told them to 'F Off'. Although I must admit I have no recollection whatsoever of that game.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #12 on: June 22, 2017, 09:02:45 PM »
Watching and listening to the Confederations Cup various commentators and pundits seem to disagree on whether to to call Chile 'chilly' or 'Chill Lay'. I always though it was the former as opposed to the latter. Ooh, we could have a poll.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #13 on: June 22, 2017, 09:20:45 PM »
"Eff Aitch".

Seems pretty easy to me.


Seeing the scoreline we clearly told them to 'F Off'. Although I must admit I have no recollection whatsoever of that game.

I remember there was a big fuss over whether we would pick Barry, as doing so would render him ineligible to play for Liverpool in Europe. We picked him, he scored, he stayed.

Watching the highlights, typically brilliant goal by Young which I had forgotten all about.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #14 on: June 22, 2017, 09:22:28 PM »
Watching and listening to the Confederations Cup various commentators and pundits seem to disagree on whether to to call Chile 'chilly' or 'Chill Lay'. I always though it was the former as opposed to the latter. Ooh, we could have a poll.

It's blatantly "Chilly", like the Jimi Hendrix song "Voodoo Chilly".