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    • colinw
    • By colinw 15th Jun 18, 11:58 AM
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    Todays World Cup Fixtures
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    • 15th Jun 18, 11:58 AM
    Todays World Cup Fixtures 15th Jun 18 at 11:58 AM
    So today Friday the 15th we have!

    1pm Egypt v Uruguay (Sleazy v Murphybear)

    4pm Morocco v Iran (Deep In Dept v davidrpj1)

    7pm Portugal v Spain (suki1964 v Flick216)

    I am looking forward to the suki v Flick showdown
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 4th Jul 18, 10:42 AM
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    Ah, so it's you that is a latterday Nostradamus!

    I hope you had money on all those!


    What are your next predictions, then?
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    No more I suspect I would get them all wrong
    • I am spartacus
    • By I am spartacus 4th Jul 18, 11:03 AM
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    Hi tommix,


    Thanks for the tip, sometimes I weep when I think what has become of spoken/written English language,
    Shakespeare would not only be turning, but also performing a jig in his grave!
    I am, therefore I think.

    • Loz01
    • By Loz01 4th Jul 18, 11:08 AM
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    AAAAND BREATHE

    When Colombia scored in the 92nd minute whatever it was, I turned to my brother and said "thats it, its going all the way to pens now. And we'll win." but good lord. You could tell from Jordan Henderson's walk he was going to miss his penalty!!! But I knew Dier would come through for the people.

    ITS COMING HOME.
    The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, THAT my friends, is true perversion - Harvey Milk
    • colinw
    • By colinw 4th Jul 18, 11:08 AM
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    Hi tommix,


    Thanks for the tip, sometimes I weep when I think what has become of spoken/written English language,
    Shakespeare would not only be turning, but also performing a jig in his grave!
    Originally posted by I am spartacus
    Would he be in MSE though? To save or not to save that is the Question?
    • I am spartacus
    • By I am spartacus 4th Jul 18, 11:22 AM
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    Would he be in MSE though? To save or not to save that is the Question?
    Originally posted by colinw

    Hi Colinw,


    I am sure he would have been on the forum!


    An inspirational quote from the Bard for our Boys in Russia


    be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
    I am, therefore I think.

    • PompeyPete
    • By PompeyPete 4th Jul 18, 11:24 AM
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    AAAAND BREATHE

    When Colombia scored in the 92nd minute whatever it was, I turned to my brother and said "thats it, its going all the way to pens now. And we'll win." but good lord. You could tell from Jordan Henderson's walk he was going to miss his penalty!!! But I knew Dier would come through for the people.

    ITS COMING HOME.
    Originally posted by Loz01
    There had to be some saving grace to his performance.....and I wouldn't even have Deli on the bench for the next game.
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 4th Jul 18, 12:11 PM
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    Yeah, It was no classic that's for sure. Little tip, next time you watch a match, click on to this football thread..No mindless musings here!..We only deal in Profound insights..
    Originally posted by tommix
    .........and very accurate predictions!








    Sometimes.






    From some people.





    (But not from others).





    (Not mentioning any names).






    (As if I would, Tommix!)
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom and Official Brainbox
    Founder Member: 'WIMPS ANONYMOUS' and 'VICTIMS of the RANDOM HEDGEHOG'
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    • Cheeky_Monkey
    • By Cheeky_Monkey 4th Jul 18, 12:16 PM
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    Fantastic result

    Not least of all because my son won a load of dosh on Harry Kane to score first and England to win on penalties
    I used to be indecisive - now I'm not so sure
    • Tallaght
    • By Tallaght 4th Jul 18, 1:36 PM
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    QUARTER FINAL DRAW

    06 Jul 15:00 UK Uruguay v France

    06 Jul 19:00 UK Brazil v Belgium

    07 Jul 15:00 UK Sweden v England

    07 Jul 19:00 UK Russia v Croatia
    • Loz01
    • By Loz01 4th Jul 18, 2:17 PM
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    There had to be some saving grace to his performance.....and I wouldn't even have Deli on the bench for the next game.
    Originally posted by PompeyPete
    Indeed, my brother had a bet on for Deli as first scorer!! Poor sod. Dont think he touched the ball more than 5 times I can recall.

    Bring on Saturday The hype is just going to intensify now but I feel like the momentum has swung in our favour. I think we'll win Saturday and I think we can go all the way.
    The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, THAT my friends, is true perversion - Harvey Milk
    • Tallaght
    • By Tallaght 4th Jul 18, 2:22 PM
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    Seven-goal classics, unbelievable comebacks and England winning a penalty shootout - one of the best World Cups of recent times PUTIN should be congratulated on organising such a great tournament.No crowd trouble either inside or outside the grounds.
    • indesisiv
    • By indesisiv 4th Jul 18, 3:29 PM
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    QUARTER FINAL DRAW

    06 Jul 15:00 UK Uruguay v France
    06 Jul 19:00 UK Brazil v Belgium
    07 Jul 15:00 UK Sweden v England
    07 Jul 19:00 UK Russia v Croatia
    Originally posted by Tallaght
    Its going to be tough on Sat to watch the game!
    I have to register for a race after 14:30, then find somewhere to watch the game (that I can get in) which rather ruins my original plan of a grabbing a quiet meal around 4ish. Oh well.
    “Time is intended to be spent, not saved” - Alfred Wainwright
    • Tallaght
    • By Tallaght 4th Jul 18, 3:32 PM
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    SEMI-FINAL DRAW

    Uruguay or France v Brazil or Belgium

    Sweden or England v Russia or Croatia
    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 4th Jul 18, 3:34 PM
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    Really looking forward to watching the big match on Saturday afternoon!!















    Watching my village cricket team in a top of the table clash!!



    In all seriousness I hope England do well, from the little I have seen I quite like the way that Southgate speaks.
    Dwy galon, un dyhead,
    Dwy dafod ond un iaith,
    Dwy raff yn cydio’n ddolen,
    Dau enaid ond un taith.


    • colinw
    • By colinw 4th Jul 18, 3:37 PM
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    Its going to be tough on Sat to watch the game!
    I have to register for a race after 14:30, then find somewhere to watch the game (that I can get in) which rather ruins my original plan of a grabbing a quiet meal around 4ish. Oh well.
    Originally posted by indesisiv
    Really looking forward to watching the big match on Saturday afternoon!!















    Watching my village cricket team in a top of the table clash!!



    In all seriousness I hope England do well, from the little I have seen I quite like the way that Southgate speaks.
    Originally posted by Oakdene
    Time for their Waterloo?
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 4th Jul 18, 3:47 PM
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    SEMI-FINAL DRAW

    Uruguay or France v Brazil or Belgium

    Sweden or England v Russia or Croatia
    Originally posted by Tallaght
    From memory, England have been known to struggle against the mighty Swedes on more than one occasion, although coming out on top overall. Same for Croatia. Don't know about Russia, especially with home advantage.

    Could England get to the F F F Final?
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    • Zinco
    • By Zinco 4th Jul 18, 3:47 PM
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    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 4th Jul 18, 3:48 PM
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    Time for their Waterloo?
    Originally posted by colinw
    Penalty kicks in the WC you mean?
    (P)earl Of The Alphabetty
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    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 4th Jul 18, 3:51 PM
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    This thread is proving to be a good warm up to the real World Cup which is starting 1 year, 2 months & 16 days. eeeeekk!!
    Dwy galon, un dyhead,
    Dwy dafod ond un iaith,
    Dwy raff yn cydio’n ddolen,
    Dau enaid ond un taith.


    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 4th Jul 18, 3:59 PM
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    AAAAND BREATHE

    But I knew Dier would come through for the people.

    ITS COMING HOME.
    Originally posted by Loz01
    There had to be some saving grace to his performance.....and I wouldn't even have Deli on the bench for the next game.
    Originally posted by PompeyPete
    Was his performance a bit 'dier' (sic) then?
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