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Offline kingxlnc

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3175 on: Monday 7 October 2019, 10:18:42 AM »
Has their even been a good keeper from the Balkans?
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Offline Conjo

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3176 on: Monday 7 October 2019, 10:27:51 AM »
Has their even been a good keeper from the Balkans?
Dubravka?

Don't think Slovakia is part of the Balkans?
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Offline Doctor Zaius

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3177 on: Tuesday 8 October 2019, 04:18:10 AM »
'The balkans' is a fairly contentious term anyway, Slovenia is considered by some/most as part of the balkans but Slovakia flat out isnt. Vladamir Beara was considered one of the best in the world at the time of Lev Yashin. 

Offline triggs

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3178 on: Wednesday 27 November 2019, 10:10:11 PM »
Why are left footers so much worse than right footers for being able to kick the ball on their bad foot?
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Offline La Parka

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3179 on: Thursday 28 November 2019, 08:34:58 AM »
Because being left footed is a novelty and you are valued for it. You don't need a right foot because being left footed is such an advantage. ( Biased left footed biglad here)

Offline Optimistic Nut

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« Reply #3180 on: Thursday 28 November 2019, 10:14:20 AM »
I had a good shot on me with my right like.
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Offline geordiesteve710

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3181 on: Sunday 1 December 2019, 04:51:35 PM »
Is there any reason why there were so many non-televised FA Cup games played on Sunday this weekend? There were like 9 or something all kicking off at 2pm today.

Only thing I can think of is if teams were playing on Wednesday but they do that all the time then play Saturday don't they?
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Offline Wullie

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« Reply #3182 on: Sunday 1 December 2019, 04:55:36 PM »
They've done that with the second round games for a couple of years now. Think it's to get a bit more TV exposure as BBC have that show where they show the goals as they go in, they can't do that on a Saturday.
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Offline geordiesteve710

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« Reply #3183 on: Sunday 1 December 2019, 07:24:31 PM »
They've done that with the second round games for a couple of years now. Think it's to get a bit more TV exposure as BBC have that show where they show the goals as they go in, they can't do that on a Saturday.

:thup:

Didn't know about that, I'd have definitely watched if I'd known it was on.
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Offline Disco

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3184 on: Sunday 1 December 2019, 08:05:35 PM »
It’s a f***ing s*** idea. The extended MOTD used to be class.

Offline tgarve

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« Reply #3185 on: Monday 2 December 2019, 12:53:11 AM »
It’s a f***ing s*** idea. The extended MOTD used to be class.
It isn’t like.
Time and preferences change
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Offline geordiesteve710

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3186 on: Monday 2 December 2019, 09:24:43 AM »
It’s a f***ing s*** idea. The extended MOTD used to be class.
It isn’t like.
Time and preferences change

Tbh I'd prefer they were all played on the Saturday, but given that it's not (and it's unlikely to change based on my personal preference) I'd still have watched that program Wullie mentioned.

Suppose it shows how little I watch the beeb for anything these days that I was completely unaware of its existence until I read his post.
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Offline morla84

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Re: Daft questions: Football edition
« Reply #3187 on: Wednesday 4 December 2019, 07:35:14 PM »
Not sure if its just at st james, but why do they stop the timers at 45 or 90 minutes? So the fans dont put loads of pressure on the ref to blow when the added time indicated is up?

Offline Optimistic Nut

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« Reply #3188 on: Thursday 5 December 2019, 06:00:26 AM »
Answered your own question there I think. :thup:

Imagine if the board was counting at 94:22 and a goal goes in? Even though 4 minutes would have been minimum there’d be hell on.
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