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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu May 31, 2018 4:45 am

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Re: WC Prediction League 2018

Post by EMG » Thu May 31, 2018 6:55 am

bundes wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 2:41 am
My weakness in life is following my heart not my brain.
That’s how it should be. Picking how you think it will play out vs how you want it to play out is boring.

I have my two favorite teams going at it in the finals. And the rest are all just mostly what I’d like to see happen

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Post by andybox » Thu May 31, 2018 6:59 am

"I have my two favorite teams going at it in the finals."

Australia and Mexico?

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu May 31, 2018 7:05 am

EMG wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 6:55 am
bundes wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 2:41 am
My weakness in life is following my heart not my brain.
That’s how it should be. Picking how you think it will play out vs how you want it to play out is boring.

I have my two favorite teams going at it in the finals. And the rest are all just mostly what I’d like to see happen
You don't have it

Mexico vs England

Colombia Vs France

Like two other twats

A good job this isn't for money.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu May 31, 2018 7:42 am

EMG wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 6:55 am
bundes wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 2:41 am
My weakness in life is following my heart not my brain.
That’s how it should be. Picking how you think it will play out vs how you want it to play out is boring.

I have my two favorite teams going at it in the finals. And the rest are all just mostly what I’d like to see happen
You did have Denmark in the final before I queried it

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu May 31, 2018 7:44 am

Mexico vs England

Colombia Vs France

Like two other twats

A good job this isn't for money.

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Post by EMG » Thu May 31, 2018 8:32 am

A few I pick based on what I think it most likely. Like Mexico never making it past a quarter final. But there's no money to win or lose here, so might as well go for broke on the finals and dream big.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu May 31, 2018 8:40 am

You sound like an England fan, mate

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu May 31, 2018 12:00 pm

Andy.

Change Portugal or Spain score

You're welcome

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Post by bundes » Thu May 31, 2018 4:55 pm

EMG wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 8:32 am
But there's no money to win or lose here, so might as well go for broke on the finals and dream big.
I'll buy the winner drinks if they come to Vancouver.

If I win I'll just drink double the amount.

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Post by sodelicious » Thu May 31, 2018 10:09 pm

1 question I have 2 ask, may one change their knockout picks 1nce the knockout stages are set, or are your picks set in stone?
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Post by andybox » Thu May 31, 2018 10:51 pm

You can change any of your picks up to the cut off date. Mine are in, Argentina v Belgium in the final. The plucky Aus team will get knocked out in the semis.

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Post by bundes » Thu May 31, 2018 11:05 pm

Oh Andy.
Looks like I'm not buying you drinks with that final.

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Post by andybox » Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:00 am

bundes wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 11:05 pm
Oh Andy.
Looks like I'm not buying you drinks with that final.
:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Post by eric84 » Fri Jun 01, 2018 2:34 am

If I predict croatia winning, would that get me a beer?
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Post by bundes » Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:04 am

It Will!

But I'm easy.
I'll buy you a beer regardless.
I have a good memory, no Keith's for you.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:27 pm

The best semis I have seen so far is from an American

England vs Iceland

Mexico vs Peru

Mexico beating England in the final.



England beating Iceland?

Ridiculous
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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:51 pm

12 names in already.

Might get a few more. I've harassed Brodie and got a promise.

Only person not to complete is Argo, and I'm not chasing him.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:53 pm

For a bit of fun, the site has a quick 10 question quiz. No googlings.

You can also see where you are in that quiz league

I got 6/10.

You'll notice someone there also got 6.

Grecian, of the Zoider league.

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Post by sodelicious » Fri Jun 01, 2018 9:42 pm

bundes wrote:
Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:04 am
It Will!

But I'm easy.
I'll buy you a beer regardless.
I have a good memory, no Keith's for you.
My nickname for Keith's about 10 years ago was pedophile beer.
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Post by Agent009 » Sat Jun 02, 2018 8:06 pm

FFS, a mi55ed top ton...
Im i going to have to bring back the Nifty World Cup™ again in order to get you people to take this shit seriously?...
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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:36 am

If you encourage Taco, he'll keep doing it.

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Post by Agent009 » Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:57 pm

So, ya, might picks seeem a bit out there, but really, are they?.....
Ive gone back over it, and ya, i might of picked a few upsets, but thats what happens in the WC.

Is team argie really that goood?... Seriously?...
Other than messi, who Never shows up for tournaments, whos there?... If anyone is going to carry that team to Victory, its aguero.
The brahmas got Stomped in the final, at home, last WC, and other then +neymar, they have le55 talent than last time around.
Team Blockhead hasnt shown up for 4 years, FFS the sardine munchers won the last euro on the back of ronaldo.
Belgium, ya, they might do something...
Denmark... yaokwhatevah, they mi55ed thier chance last goround.

An asian/me team making it out of group?.... Ha! Its even a stretch for an african team this time around.

Go Mexico!
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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Tue Jun 05, 2018 5:57 am

Welcome Wellpisser, unlucky 13.

Please complete both group and knockout stage by cob next Wednesday (13th).

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Wed Jun 06, 2018 12:23 pm

14

Welcome QPR Paul?

A fan of The Hoops anyway.


Sound picks, apart from England beating Brazil in the quarters.

Bonkers

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Wed Jun 06, 2018 2:52 pm

16.

Almost a proper league!

Welcome DJ and Dave Mbogo

Please complete both group and knock out stages before next Wednesday

Failure to do so will mean:

1. 'Snotty' email from myself (and ask for tit photos)

2. Being cut from league if not completed by deadline.

If you have only partially completed, you will be kept in the league for your own annoyance and general ridicule by others.

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Post by Agent009 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 4:59 pm

Who are dave and dj?....
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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:03 pm

DJ is 2whilz

I have no idea about "Soul Brother" Dave Mbogo

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Post by Agent009 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:06 pm

Sweeet....
2W will make his picks and post a bunch.
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Oh, ya...
Hi Dave!
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Post by mad hatter » Thu Jun 07, 2018 1:42 am

when does this gaylord comp kickoff?
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Post by andybox » Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:54 am

14th I think.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:35 am

Anyone claiming to be fans and who doesn't register can fuck off from WC threads as far as I am concerened

Currently on notice:

Lost Soul
Brodie Bruce (although he has promised)
Meatfree
Argo (if he doesn't complete in time he can double do one - I will just block his postings for the entirety of the tournament, thus not ruining my experience)

Who else?

The 'old goat' Jed gets a free pass.

7 days to go....

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Son, I had already registered by the time you told me I couldn't enter.

I'm glad to see you've come around on the topic.
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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:38 am

Javanka?

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:36 pm

The two Aussies both forsee Australia in the Semis

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Post by bundes » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:54 pm

😂

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 11:43 am

Don't laugh at them, bundles. Its not nice.

Speaking of Aussies, welcome Brodie.

18!

Now that's a proper league, and not 6 fake F4Js handles like last time.

14 fully complete.

The following to complete:
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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:04 pm

The World Cup starts for real on Saturday night:

Spain vs Portugal (saying that, it will probably be 0-0)

Then its Super Sunday!!!

France vs Australia
Argentina vs Iceland
Peru vs Denmark
Croatia vs Nigeria

All exciting and interesting games.

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Post by bundes » Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:39 pm

You have the days wrong!
Friday and Saturday.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:46 pm

Ya! Why at the berks starting it on Thursday?

Did they realise the first three matches are a load of shite and no one will be watching anyway due to work.

The Brazilians and The Squareheads to follow on Sunday.

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Post by Higgs Bossom » Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:53 pm

I have not been following any of this, so who does the US play in the opening round?

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Post by bundes » Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:53 pm

Italy

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:07 pm

I won't miss watching Italy play football.

The Yanks are quite plucky.

I will miss The Dutch. It won't feel the same.

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Post by bundes » Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:30 pm

Agree

Also the local Italian fans are annoying as fuck, tied with the Portuguese.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:59 pm

Higgs in the house!.

19

With Meatfree that will be 20.

Proper league.

What about Beardface?

Get him and delete Argo

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Post by bundes » Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:01 pm

Thanks for setting up!

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:04 pm

Higgs is supporting Russia.

I may have to delete him.

Complete your knock out stage, Higgs.

Or you may receive an alcohol induced abusive email from myself.

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Post by Stephen_Dedalus » Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:06 pm

bundes wrote:
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:01 pm
Thanks for setting up!
You are welcome, mate!

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Post by andybox » Fri Jun 08, 2018 11:02 pm

bundes wrote:
Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:54 pm
😂
You deserve a slap on the ass for that

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