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Forum: Sports Forum Today, 14:24
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Posted By jockosjungle
Thanks for the explanation, England playing in...

Thanks for the explanation, England playing in Glasgow seems a good idea.

How many times did the referee go to the VAR screen and then not give a penalty? I don't recall many.
Forum: Bargain Forum Today, 12:26
Replies: 1
Views: 81
Posted By jockosjungle
Thanks, needed to get a gift card for someone so...

Thanks, needed to get a gift card for someone so made myself a tenner!
Forum: Sports Forum Today, 12:25
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Is that how it's supposed to work. You play in...

Is that how it's supposed to work. You play in your home nation where possible? How would that work if we were drawn against others who have home games?
Forum: Sports Forum Today, 11:05
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Well spotted!

Well spotted!
Forum: Sports Forum Today, 07:20
Replies: 2,497
Views: 208,294
Posted By jockosjungle
Rumours that you're in for Jasper Cillessen the...

Rumours that you're in for Jasper Cillessen the Barcelona reserve keeper. Not sure he can be judged on the few games he played. At least they now seem to realise the keeper is a problem
Forum: Sports Forum Today, 06:44
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Overall it has been a great tournament, possibly...

Overall it has been a great tournament, possibly the best ever. Plenty of upsets, fancied teams going out, some great footy, I don't recall many games being dull over the full 90. England doing well...
Forum: Sports Forum Today, 06:35
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
I was a little WTF when he got the award, I...

I was a little WTF when he got the award, I thought it was more a Man of the Match award. The main reason seeming to be he was there to collect it, and the "yeah, I suppose, he is a good player"
...
Forum: Sports Forum Yesterday, 18:07
Replies: 1,185
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Posted By jockosjungle
Can't really argue, they showed up and played....

Can't really argue, they showed up and played. Not sure what they would have made of England, but would have been funny to see Teresa May in an England Shirt hugging everyone.
Forum: Sports Forum Yesterday, 14:37
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
What is it about closing ceremonies of the World...

What is it about closing ceremonies of the World Cup? They don't seem to put the effort in, this looks like they forgot they needed to do one, and put it together last minute.
Forum: Sports Forum Yesterday, 08:31
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
4pm France vs Croatia ITV are starting the...

4pm France vs Croatia

ITV are starting the show slightly earlier if you want to watch the closing ceremony, BBC might be showing it as well, but aren't advertising it as a separate show.

Then...
Forum: Sports Forum Yesterday, 08:27
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
To be fair you could say the same about any of...

To be fair you could say the same about any of them, the most creative thing anyone did was get a free kick or a corner near the opposition box.

I noticed the VAR checks seem to have pretty much...
Forum: Film Discussion 14-07-2018, 19:44
Replies: 39
Views: 1,402
Posted By jockosjungle
Never saw the original, the Travolta one was OK

Never saw the original, the Travolta one was OK
Forum: Sports Forum 14-07-2018, 19:42
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Hardly seemed to get himself in a decent...

Hardly seemed to get himself in a decent position, the amount of times a cross was in and nobody was there, he was playing far too deep. It's a bit of a shame but plenty of positives. At least we've...
Forum: Sports Forum 14-07-2018, 14:46
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Just no urgency in the play, like they want to...

Just no urgency in the play, like they want to try and score when all the opposition are in their own box
Forum: Sports Forum 14-07-2018, 05:40
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
It's nearly at an end 3pm England v Belgium ...

It's nearly at an end

3pm England v Belgium

Hopefully we will put up a good show, stop Lukaku winning the golden boot and move up the FIFA rankings!
Forum: Sports Forum 13-07-2018, 14:33
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
It's a fair point though, how much time in a game...

It's a fair point though, how much time in a game in football is wasted, then they just add a few minutes on the end. Waste five minutes on the ground, add 30 secs on
Forum: Film Discussion 13-07-2018, 12:59
Replies: 39
Views: 1,402
Posted By jockosjungle
I think you remake movies and reboot franchises...

I think you remake movies and reboot franchises of movies. Although in many cases they could be prequels or sequels. What was the new Planet of the Apes movies for example?

I think they can be...
Forum: Sports Forum 13-07-2018, 11:17
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
it seems to be that Croatia should be kicked out...

it seems to be that Croatia should be kicked out because of comments made by a minority of people about Ukraine. Don't recall any bans being ever handed out for such things, previously. Complete...
Forum: Sports Forum 13-07-2018, 07:30
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Not really MICON, you post a statement which is...

Not really MICON, you post a statement which is classic MICON, we didn't win 10-0 not good enough, type thing.
Forum: Video Games Forum 13-07-2018, 06:55
Replies: 1
Views: 171
Posted By jockosjungle
I am always surprised how badly some things have...

I am always surprised how badly some things have aged, some of the graphics are very low def.

Magic Carpet is still good fun.

Most of the stuff I play never really needed the Graphics,...
Forum: Sports Forum 13-07-2018, 06:51
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
So are we going to go for it tomorrow or play the...

So are we going to go for it tomorrow or play the reserves again? I'd suggest going for it is the way to go, we'd get a good few ranking points from beating the 3rd best team in the world in the...
Forum: Sports Forum 12-07-2018, 18:44
Replies: 425
Views: 23,924
Posted By jockosjungle
Had Mansell not been there, Patrese would have...

Had Mansell not been there, Patrese would have won.
Forum: Books and Comics Discussion 12-07-2018, 18:41
Replies: 146
Views: 16,969
Posted By jockosjungle
I was coincidentally on a train to Birmingham and...

I was coincidentally on a train to Birmingham and back today, so got a fair bit read! Enjoying it so far, reminds me of the Roger Rabbit books.
Forum: Sports Forum 12-07-2018, 18:40
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
70,000 fine for wearing the wrong socks 105,000...

70,000 fine for wearing the wrong socks
105,000 fine for homophobic abuse and throwing objects on the pitch (Argentina)
Forum: Sports Forum 12-07-2018, 16:16
Replies: 425
Views: 23,924
Posted By jockosjungle
Not far from the truth, I forget what I was...

Not far from the truth, I forget what I was reading as it was some years ago, but some of the stuff they were working on before it all got banned. Williams were developing a system where the car...
Forum: Sports Forum 12-07-2018, 15:44
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
I don't recall much hype around the team, we...

I don't recall much hype around the team, we lasted in the tournament and we got a favourable draw. Nobody ever hyped the team, constantly reminded us they were young, but like we all should, we...
Forum: Sports Forum 12-07-2018, 15:13
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
The Press - Not sure where anyone thinks they...

The Press - Not sure where anyone thinks they were on England's side, they grudgingly got in with the public mood, but spent most of the tournament either saying we played easy oppositon, ruined...
Forum: Books and Comics Discussion 12-07-2018, 15:02
Replies: 146
Views: 16,969
Posted By jockosjungle
About 60% through!

About 60% through!
Forum: Sports Forum 12-07-2018, 05:22
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Croatia were very good at limiting the set...

Croatia were very good at limiting the set pieces, definitely part of their game plan.

We reached the semis, I don't think we can argue with the effort. It was a fun ride while it lasted, normally...
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 20:41
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
So how was Rashford better than Sterling, or...

So how was Rashford better than Sterling, or indeed better than a chicken with no head running aimlessly round the field?

Gutted to lose, but to be perfectly honest, we didn't look like winning...
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 19:00
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Regardless of the results, Gareth has managed to...

Regardless of the results, Gareth has managed to pick an England team that looks like it gives a stuff, doing well so far.

Not sure if Croatia are tired, but they seem to be going for a "half...
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 17:11
Replies: 2,497
Views: 208,294
Posted By jockosjungle
Apprently your keeper gifted Tranmere a goal last...

Apprently your keeper gifted Tranmere a goal last night!
Forum: Books and Comics Discussion 11-07-2018, 13:19
Replies: 7
Views: 202
Posted By jockosjungle
I imagine you can look at any sewage pile of a...

I imagine you can look at any sewage pile of a decade and pull out a few diamonds if you try. I could write off the 80's for its music, which I do, but I'm sure there are some good songs in there if...
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 12:19
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Have to admit I despise the taka taka football,...

Have to admit I despise the taka taka football, what's so great about passing the ball 500 times in your own half?
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 10:32
Replies: 1,185
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Posted By jockosjungle
Some people seem to be real ********* (insert...

Some people seem to be real ********* (insert favoured word) about the final, not changing stuff, etc.

No real rituals, I refused to let my wife back England in a bet, she seemed to think she was...
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 08:40
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
I'm sure nobody needs reminding, but here you go...

I'm sure nobody needs reminding, but here you go anyway

7pm Croatia vs England

Also a reminder that the Final is at 4pm, already corrected two people today who assumed it was a 7pm.
Forum: Sports Forum 11-07-2018, 06:40
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
I think either would have been deserving of...

I think either would have been deserving of getting there, I think Belgium offered a good bit of attack, but France seemed to test the keeper a little more. Semi Finals is no disgrace for any side, I...
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 19:00
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
A few woeful crosses from Belgium there, but...

A few woeful crosses from Belgium there, but fairly decent first half. I think this could go to extra time
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 18:59
Replies: 3,868
Views: 235,403
Posted By jockosjungle
Just watching the Belgium game, there seems to be...

Just watching the Belgium game, there seems to be quite a decent player called Pogba, maybe you should sign him, but it might be confusing to have two Pogbas in the squad
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 17:52
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Or if you think you've got too much attack, play...

Or if you think you've got too much attack, play De Bruyne at right back
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 17:49
Replies: 3,868
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Posted By jockosjungle
Well I agree, but Man Utd seem to constantly be...

Well I agree, but Man Utd seem to constantly be connected to him, surprised they weren't in for him
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 16:37
Replies: 3,868
Views: 235,403
Posted By jockosjungle
Nobody in the PL fancied Ronaldo?

Nobody in the PL fancied Ronaldo?
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 09:51
Replies: 425
Views: 23,924
Posted By jockosjungle
Definitely used to happen back in the day, and...

Definitely used to happen back in the day, and without trying to be an apologist for the current regime, I recall we used to measure the differences in laps. It's always been dull when someone used...
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 09:19
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
If Scotland were in the latter stages of the...

If Scotland were in the latter stages of the World Cup, I'm sure England fans would be singing "don't come home too soon" and supporting you all the way.

I think Belgium might be the best fit for...
Forum: Sports Forum 10-07-2018, 07:08
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Semi Final Day 7pm France v Belgium ...

Semi Final Day

7pm France v Belgium

Potentially the winner of this will face England, I can't really decide between who I'd rather play. Both have shown themselves to be decent sides and beaten...
Forum: Sports Forum 09-07-2018, 18:01
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Probably sent home for this own safety. I...

Probably sent home for this own safety.

I don't think Sweden offered nothing, we were just all over them, kept the ball and won it back at every opportunity, didn't give them much opportunity to...
Forum: Film Discussion 09-07-2018, 17:56
Replies: 39
Views: 1,402
Posted By jockosjungle
I think the issue is the desire to remake beloved...

I think the issue is the desire to remake beloved films from the 80's, the original Ghostbusters is still as watchable as ever, why remake it?
Forum: Sports Forum 09-07-2018, 06:34
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
Sweden allowed us to play our game, I'm wondering...

Sweden allowed us to play our game, I'm wondering if Croatia will do the same.

It's nice for a change though for us to have a formation and system and sticking to it, in the foreign manager days...
Forum: Sports Forum 08-07-2018, 19:07
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
I'm not convinced we'd have preferred Russia,...

I'm not convinced we'd have preferred Russia, Moscow and home support and all that. There seems to be more support for England than the fans who travel, so hopefully they'll pick up some local...
Forum: Sports Forum 08-07-2018, 08:01
Replies: 1,185
Views: 29,649
Posted By jockosjungle
I guess because it is the best for the ratings?...

I guess because it is the best for the ratings? Can't recall the others but I think the opener was the best for ratings, I'm guessing its a good money spinner, the adverts during the WC are probably...
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