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Author Topic: Other Games - 2017/18  (Read 102717 times)

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2160 on: November 10, 2017, 08:31:57 PM »
It may be my age or the fact that i've not watched a lot of Match of the Day but i've never heard of Joe Gomez.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2161 on: November 10, 2017, 09:12:06 PM »
Schweeden 1 Italy 0.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2162 on: November 10, 2017, 09:21:44 PM »
Great score but I expect the Swedes to fuck it up when in Rome.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2163 on: November 10, 2017, 09:27:34 PM »
That would be a real fuck up if they lose it in Rome.

The second leg is in Milan.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2164 on: November 10, 2017, 09:29:18 PM »
That would be a real fuck up if they lose it in Rome.

The second leg is in Milan.

Sssh! Donít tell Italy and then Sweden will win by a walkover!

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2165 on: November 10, 2017, 09:37:29 PM »
Like this plan. "Shee you in Shtadio Olimpico, Italy".

*Winks

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2166 on: November 11, 2017, 08:03:48 AM »
It may be my age or the fact that i've not watched a lot of Match of the Day but i've never heard of Joe Gomez.

Since Southgate took over I have had to Google a number of his selections and last night was no different. Good performance from England though. We could have won, should have won and nearly won at the death. I like Southgate's formation as it is flexible depending on whether we are on the front foot or on the back foot.

Luxembourg beat Hungary to ruin my bet on Thursday night. To be fair I think Luxembourg have had by far their most successful qualifying results in their history this time around.
« Last Edit: November 11, 2017, 08:06:58 AM by Damo70 »

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2167 on: November 11, 2017, 08:10:49 AM »
Football stories you couldn't make up

Blackpool have succeeded in their demands to have the referee changed for their game this weekend. Due to their ongoing ownership disputes they were offended at the appointment of 'Ben Toner'. I kid you not.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2168 on: November 11, 2017, 09:22:04 AM »
Utterly ludicrous. How many clubs have owners that are hated by the fans? He could end up being banned from half the matches he is supposed to officiate. Would be very pissed off if I was him.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2169 on: November 11, 2017, 09:31:49 AM »
Utterly ludicrous. How many clubs have owners that are hated by the fans? He could end up being banned from half the matches he is supposed to officiate. Would be very pissed off if I was him.

His brother Shy was banned from officiating at Villa Park during the Lerner era.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2170 on: November 11, 2017, 10:01:43 AM »
That is hilarious.  Took me a while to understand why he was replaced, mind.  Not with it today.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2171 on: November 11, 2017, 10:02:13 AM »
Football stories you couldn't make up

Blackpool have succeeded in their demands to have the referee changed for their game this weekend. Due to their ongoing ownership disputes they were offended at the appointment of 'Ben Toner'. I kid you not.

That made me laugh, so I had to google to check it wasn't simply a joke.  I'm flabbergasted to find it's true, and flabbergasted by the decision to remove this chap to another game.

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2172 on: November 11, 2017, 10:08:20 AM »
Utterly ludicrous. How many clubs have owners that are hated by the fans? He could end up being banned from half the matches he is supposed to officiate. Would be very pissed off if I was him.

His brother Shy was banned from officiating at Villa Park during the Lerner era.

Excellant! ('clappy thing').

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2173 on: November 11, 2017, 05:21:02 PM »
Ivory Coast v Morocco on BT Sport 3 at 5.30. Canít find any team news yet to see if Kodj is playing

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Re: Other Games - 2017/18
« Reply #2174 on: November 11, 2017, 05:44:20 PM »
He's not even on the bench