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    • MaineBlue
    • By MaineBlue 18th Feb 14, 11:13 PM
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    Wembley, Wembley, Wembley, I'm off to Wembley
    • #1
    • 18th Feb 14, 11:13 PM
    Wembley, Wembley, Wembley, I'm off to Wembley 18th Feb 14 at 11:13 PM
    I don't normally post in IWIW as I'm quite shy really, but I had to post this...

    So, I sat through the City V Barca game and thoroughly didn't enjoy it.

    1-0 was bad enough but I was still thinking 'OK, 10 men against Barca and only 1-0 aint too bad and we can maybe turn it around at the Nou Camp when we have a full squad again.'

    And then they get that late, late goal to make it 2-0.

    Maine Blue is one seriously depressed City fan.

    So, off I go, boot the laptop up, log into my emails and....

    Congratulations you are the winner of a pair of stand tickets for the Capital One Cup Final 2014 between Manchester City v Sunderland on Sunday 2nd March 2014 at 2pm.
    S Aguero (16); Y Toure (45); S Aguero (47); S Nasri (50)
    E Dzeko (1); E Dzeko (56); Y Toure (90)

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    • becca wecca
    • By becca wecca 19th Feb 14, 11:58 AM
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    becca wecca
    Ahhhh Well done! My dad will be super jealous. he has tried to win tickets, Although to the Sunderland end!
    • brownhandbag
    • By brownhandbag 19th Feb 14, 12:47 PM
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    Fantastic MB! Very pleased for you
    total wins 2013 £5500 total wins 2014 £7500
    total wins 2015 £23,903.68 Best win REAL DEAL £4320
    total wins 2016 £3497.64
    ITV Winners Club Member #131
    • hannibal1970
    • By hannibal1970 19th Feb 14, 1:11 PM
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    excellent win iam jealous but dont be depressed i can remember playing the likes of stockport , crewe and port vale etc chin up blue
    £32 worth of prizes in 2015 so far
    • davidrpj1
    • By davidrpj1 19th Feb 14, 1:15 PM
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    Great win MB, well done.
    • labazs
    • By labazs 19th Feb 14, 6:08 PM
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    well done
    pma positive mental attitude counts for everything

    • sarah182xxx
    • By sarah182xxx 19th Feb 14, 6:17 PM
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    well done xxx hope you have a fab time. got good memeories of wembley (I am a Burnley fan, Wade Elliot's goal is deffinately the best to ever have been scored at new Wembley !) xxxx
    First prizes back into comping after a break - romantic break to 2 to Venice/ Paris or Rome with romantic trip and a 42 inch TV and blu Ray amazing !

    Thank you all so much and good luck guys and girls xxxxxx
    • echofalls
    • By echofalls 19th Feb 14, 7:32 PM
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    Well done MB, enjoy it!
    Twitter @hms1708 please feel free to follow
    Many thanks to all who post
    • compingclair
    • By compingclair 19th Feb 14, 7:32 PM
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    Congratulations from a fellow blue! See you there
  • compsalex
    Congratulations - great prize..........(unless it's a repeat of last year's FA Cup Final !!!) - Forget last night's result, City will probably win the league this year IMO - and I'm a L'pool fan.
    2014 Losses - Front Door Key, Premier League, Luis Suarez
    • laurenpurdy123
    • By laurenpurdy123 19th Feb 14, 7:59 PM
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    Congratulations! x
    Life is far too short not to do something amazing with it

    • sparklyshoe
    • By sparklyshoe 19th Feb 14, 8:06 PM
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    well done
    • littlegran
    • By littlegran 19th Feb 14, 8:42 PM
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    • hididdlediddle
    • By hididdlediddle 19th Feb 14, 8:45 PM
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    Well done, much deserved win CTID
    2010wins worth £6500
    2011 wins worth £2000
    2012 wins worth £2100
    2013 wins worth £3305
    2014 wins worth £4950
    2015 wins worth £1300
    • gojoroan2007
    • By gojoroan2007 19th Feb 14, 9:41 PM
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    Brilliant - well done you!

    Comping karma works it's magic once again!!

    Thank you to all that post comps - may the Comping Fairy return your time and generosity doubled!
    Laughing at our own mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else’s can shorten it.

    Pronoia - the wonderful feeling that everyone is conspiring to help you!!
    • vanpopple
    • By vanpopple 19th Feb 14, 10:12 PM
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    Well done true blue.
    But i wouldnt worry about city, there isnt a single team in the prem
    who are any good this year talent (consistant talent) has left the prem?
    If you dont win the cup this year it may be time to change your support to an overseas team.
    I usually enter quite a few comps for footy tkts (any as im neutral)
    but due to the poor week by week performances i cant be bothered to go to any match even if it is free.
    Im just glad you got tkts again this year
    and hope you dont get beat again by a team who are probably only a quarter as good as your team, like wigan.

    • elizabethp
    • By elizabethp 19th Feb 14, 10:57 PM
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    Well done
    Liz xx
    • secretshopper75
    • By secretshopper75 20th Feb 14, 6:10 AM
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    a very well deserved win, enjoy
    • 13Kent
    • By 13Kent 20th Feb 14, 8:44 AM
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    Congratulations, my little boy, a City fan is very impressed!!

    • maemaesmummy
    • By maemaesmummy 20th Feb 14, 10:15 AM
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    Well done!! Am steering well clear as the last 3 City games I attended we have lost although have just spent some fun times tagging myself at the Barca game on tuesday!
    Bit of a Florida Fan
    8/12/08 Highlands Reserve, 3/12/09 Calaby Parc
    18/8/10 Villa Upper Class 19/12/10 Villa Upper Class
    10/08/11 C P Tower Lake 10/12/11 C P Tower Lake
    28/4/12 Emerald Island 22/7/12 Florida for 6 weeks
    13/12/12 4 weeks C P Tower Lake 13/2 Prize win Orlando
    • Nod Off
    • By Nod Off 20th Feb 14, 10:57 AM
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    Nod Off
    What a fantastic and well-timed win for you! Enjoy Wembley
    May wins: £100
    £2016 in 2016 challenge:£100/2016
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