World Cup 2018

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  1. Shawn@PRS

    Shawn@PRS yogi
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    The World Cup is upon us once again. Unfortunately Team USA failed to qualify (I'm looking at you Trinidad and Tobago), so I can't cheers for my home team. Spain, Brazil or Germany are favored to win, but I'd love to see an underdog take home the trophy. So, which teams are you cheering on and who do you pick to win it all?
     
  2. Anachronism

    Anachronism New Member

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    I’d like to see Argentina win one for Messi, but I expect Germany will hoist the trophy.
     
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  3. Shawn@PRS

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    I could get behind that, I like Messi a lot. My son is a fan of CR7, though.
     
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  5. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    I’m Brazil.

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  6. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    We aren’t in it so I just cheer for any team from a country I’ve worked in, so France, Germany, England, Australia.
    And because it looks like a great vacation spot: Croatia.
     
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  7. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    I'm tossing my cheering behind Belgium. Them monks make some awesome beer. Figure I can get behind them for no other reason than that!

    I'll add, I was pulling for Saudi Arabia today. I would have loved to see the thugs going nuts. Anyone catching that E:60 report?
     
  8. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    What, no video? Do I need to dig that up again?
     
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  9. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    ?Iceland?!! .......... they have a team? WTF, do they practice on a glacier?

    I don't like futbol :rolleyes: but I'll have to go with them as the darkhorse from the Arctic circle.:cool:
     
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  10. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    I should really take new pics of me in spandex.
     
  11. jxe

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    never did spandex but would today.
     
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  12. jxe

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    and... iran?
     
  13. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Well, until you do, this'll have to hold us over :D

     
  14. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    Germany FTW! It'd be nice to see a long shot like Iceland or Costa Rica pull it off.
     
  15. Bruddha

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    Mate you should look up the Euros from two years ago.. they even beat England in the knock out phase!

    I myself am rooting for Colombia just because I lived there for a bit
     
  16. Shawn@PRS

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    I think a reunion tour is in order!
     
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  17. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    The fatter I get the tighter I like my clothes.


    Totally, I could use the check.
     
  18. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Brilliant, thanks for the upload @bodia !!

    Breakfast TV yesterday, a Scottish football pundit (in Russia) having an argument with an ex-Member of Parliament! Pundit says “I’ve put a bet on for England to win. If they do, I get a pay-out. It will be worth losing the money when they get knocked out!”:D
     
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  19. Huggy B

    Huggy B Fascinating!!! ....... but highly illogical.

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    Because Futbol is so low on my richter scale I'm not gonna look that one up, but I'll take your word for it. I'm addicted to boxing & rugby 7s, so I can still get with the European thing a little (for a yank;)).

    Still pulling for these viking descendants to pull off an upset though.
     
  20. Anachronism

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    The Portugal-Spain match was amazing--easily one of the best games I've seen.
     
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