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    Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

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    Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by rjrules71 on Sat 02 Dec 2017, 10:21 pm

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42199903


    Might just scrape the quarters as per bloody usual Bang head
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    Re: Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by outsider on Sat 02 Dec 2017, 10:42 pm

    rjrules71 wrote:http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42199903


    Might just scrape the quarters as per bloody usual Bang head

    God, giving out before you team gets on the plane... at least you there. I had my plan ready for Russia but paddies ruined that. As many Welsh fans are now gutted watching the draw.. Bang head
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    Re: Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by Calif_Ramette on Sun 03 Dec 2017, 1:03 am

    At least you are in, the US jacked up and got left out. I am rooting for Iceland.
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    Re: Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by outsider on Sun 03 Dec 2017, 4:50 am

    Calif_Ramette wrote:At least you are in, the US jacked up and got left out. I am rooting for Iceland.

    Heard rumours about alternative cup competitions in USA have you heard of anything.. All teams not qualified ???
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    Re: Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by Calif_Ramette on Sun 03 Dec 2017, 10:30 pm

    outsider wrote:
    Calif_Ramette wrote:At least you are in, the US jacked up and got left out. I am rooting for Iceland.

    Heard rumours about alternative cup competitions in USA have you heard of anything.. All teams not qualified ???

    I have heard rumors but nothing concrete. Right now the US Soccer Federation is in a bit of a flux due to not qualifying. I would not watch something like it either and I dont think a lot of people would which is why it hasn't happened yet.
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    Re: Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by MadAmster on Mon 04 Dec 2017, 9:03 am

    I think it is Fox that won the TV rights for the US. Now they haven't made it there won't be many people interested in watching "soccer". That will drastically lower advertising revenue.

    Fox (or whichever station it is) is trying to drum up interest from Italy, Holland and other countries to organise a "tournament" and cut down on their losses.

    I think FIFA won't tolerate competition for their flagship tournament and will tell all involved they will be banned if they take part.
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    Re: Soft draw ? is anyone bothered?

    Post by rob on Mon 04 Dec 2017, 9:24 am

    international football - don't give a flying f##k

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