Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

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Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:24 pm

Seeing that your side, the European Union, has failed to qualify for this year's tournament.

Who will you support?

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby TheFamilyCat » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:26 pm

Anyone but England. You can get arrested and thrown in prison for saying you support England.

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby Devils_Advocate » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:30 pm

Turkey

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby If it be your will » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:31 pm

Are you still able to change the word genuine to ludicrous? It will save a lot of people's time.
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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:35 pm

If it be your will wrote:Are you still able to change the word genuine to ludicrous? It will save a lot of people's time.


No dog in the fight Then?

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby Lancasterclaret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:36 pm

I'm supporting Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Poland, Croatia, Sweden and Denmark

Not supporting Iceland or Switzerland, as they are not in the EU, despite many people who support INGERLAND assuming that they are
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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby If it be your will » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:39 pm

RingoMcCartney wrote:No dog in the fight Then?


Oh, go on then. I'd quite like to see Spain win it, Iniesta scoring in the final before being taken off injured following a heroic last ditch defensive tackle in injury time.

(Hang on!! I went for 'Leave'!!!)

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:56 pm

Lancasterclaret wrote:I'm supporting Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Poland, Croatia, Sweden and Denmark

Not supporting Iceland or Switzerland, as they are not in the EU, despite many people who support INGERLAND assuming that they are


Not hoping for a last minute reprieve that FIFA offer your side, the EU All Stars, as a wild card lancs?

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby Lancasterclaret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:03 pm

Nope

I'm taking this thread as a chance for us all to unwind, and I'll be swearing at the telly on Monday when we kick off, as you will be!
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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:07 pm

Lancasterclaret wrote:Nope

I'm taking this thread as a chance for us all to unwind, and I'll be swearing at the telly on Monday when we kick off, as you will be!


I'll tell you what. Gareth Southgate could well show Teresa May a thing or two, about leaving Europe by a certain date! ;)

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby Lancasterclaret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:08 pm

I think we all could!

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:09 pm

Lancasterclaret wrote:I think we all could!


Agreed.

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby dsr » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:14 pm

That's a sensible (or otherwise) a question as asking who you will support now that the UK hasn't qualified. :roll:

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:31 pm

dsr wrote:That's a sensible (or otherwise) a question as asking who you will support now that the UK hasn't qualified. :roll:


You're right, it's a tongue in cheek question. The UK has never had a team qualify, nor is it ever likely to. However, if the elite of European political establishment get to fullfill their fantasy.......

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby addisclaret » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:02 am

RingoMcCartney wrote:You're right, it's a tongue in cheek question. The UK has never had a team qualify, nor is it ever likely to. However, if the elite of European political establishment get to fullfill their fantasy.......


The great thing is the UK has never lost a match either, what a record we have in this competition!

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:13 am

addisclaret wrote:The great thing is the UK has never lost a match either, what a record we have in this competition!


It's good. But not as good as Nelson FC's (yes Nelson near Burnley) record against Real Madrid.

Google it! ;)

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Postby addisclaret » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:21 am

RingoMcCartney wrote:It's good. But not as good as Nelson FC's (yes Nelson near Burnley) record against Real Madrid.

Google it! ;)


Impressive result but I lost all interest in Nelson once it became impossible to get a Knickerbocker glory in the wimpy in the Arndale.

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby paulus the woodgnome » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:24 am

RingoMcCartney wrote:No dog in the fight Then?


No fight in the dog?

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:29 am

addisclaret wrote:Impressive result but I lost all interest in Nelson once it became impossible to get a Knickerbocker glory in the wimpy in the Arndale.



Aah the knickerbocker glory days.

It's been down hill ever since.
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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:32 am

paulus the woodgnome wrote:No fight in the dog?


Oh I wouldn't say that. The mrs has a decent left hook when she's riled.

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby addisclaret » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:35 am

RingoMcCartney wrote:Aah the knickerbocker glory days.

It's been down hill ever since.


The long spoon and digging for the cherry at the bottom. Life was so simple. No need for a selfie to prove you had eaten one.

Nostalgia's not what it used to be.

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby PutTheWheelieBinsOut » Fri Jun 15, 2018 2:13 am

Fifa World Cup Final 2018 - 15th July 2018 - 4pm

Fifa World Cup Final 2018 (Replay) - 19th July 2018 - 6.30pm (the replay is just in case the remainers didn't like the outcome of the final, especially as the final will have been influenced by Russia)

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:57 am

PutTheWheelieBinsOut wrote:Fifa World Cup Final 2018 - 15th July 2018 - 4pm

Fifa World Cup Final 2018 (Replay) - 19th July 2018 - 6.30pm (the replay is just in case the remainers didn't like the outcome of the final, especially as the final will have been influenced by Russia)


Absolutely brilliant pal!

Nice one! :D

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby dsr » Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:39 am

RingoMcCartney wrote:It's good. But not as good as Nelson FC's (yes Nelson near Burnley) record against Real Madrid.

Google it! ;)

Nelson's record against Real Madrid isn't that great. Won 1, lost 1. Meh.

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby RingoMcCartney » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:12 pm

dsr wrote:Nelson's record against Real Madrid isn't that great. Won 1, lost 1. Meh.


I know, I know. But id settle for a 50% win rate against the Spanish giants!

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby mikeS » Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:04 pm

Netherlands, no, Italy, no, Ireland, no USA no.
Where are ya?

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Re: Genuine question - For World Cup following Remainer/Leave voters

Postby yTib » Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:06 pm

the o.p. - a turkey gloating for christmas?


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