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Old Aug 8th 2017, 8:12 pm   #706
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better 2nd time
Getting schooled here. Europe's best vs England's 6th - was never likely to be anything else.
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Getting schooled here. Europe's best vs England's 6th - was never likely to be anything else.
still in it though thanks to DeGea and Smalling
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Bring on the rubber match. CL final would be a good way to settle it
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didn't realize Terry had been poached as well thought he was Chelski through and through but Lampard had played 5 seasons before he transferred
In that case Jimmy Greaves was Chelsea player.
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In that case Jimmy Greaves was Chelsea player.
before my time - I'll be guided by you on that
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Old Aug 8th 2017, 9:20 pm   #712
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oh dear Lukaku.........

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Foul throw for a 75 million player! Oh dear indeed.
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Luka Modric is so good. I remember when he first arrived in England, one of the papers called him Luka Moderate. I thought that was really harsh at the time. Now, it just looks ridiculous!
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Haven't seen a ball kicked, but losing to Real is hardly a surprise at this stage, given the quality they have...it's no reflection on how we'll do this year domestically (since no-one in England could match them, nor even come close).

First weekend: (and I hope you've all got your Fantasy teams entered?! Pommy, where's your team??)

Arse - Lesta: 2-0
Watford - Dippers: 0-3
Chavs - Burnley: 2-0
Palace - Uddersfield: 3-1
Everton - Stoke City: 2-0
Saints - Swans: 2-1
West Brom - Cherries: 1-1
Brighton - citeh: 0-3
Geordies - Spurs: 1-3
United - Wet Spam: 2-1


This Super Cup melarkey has really screwed with our prep for Wet Spam, so any kind of win will do to get us going....
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Haven't seen a ball kicked, but losing to Real is hardly a surprise at this stage, given the quality they have...it's no reflection on how we'll do this year domestically (since no-one in England could match them, nor even come close).

First weekend: (and I hope you've all got your Fantasy teams entered?! Pommy, where's your team??)

Arse - Lesta: 2-0
Watford - Dippers: 0-3
Chavs - Burnley: 2-0
Palace - Uddersfield: 3-1
Everton - Stoke City: 2-0
Saints - Swans: 2-1
West Brom - Cherries: 1-1
Brighton - citeh: 0-3
Geordies - Spurs: 1-3
United - Wet Spam: 2-1


This Super Cup melarkey has really screwed with our prep for Wet Spam, so any kind of win will do to get us going....
Not much to worry about - you were outclassed and nearly got a draw so very resilient. Lots of strengths for you: Valencia, Smalling, DeGea in particular, however, Pogba was dreadful and I only realized Lingard was playing when the announced he'd been subbed - Rashford did well in 2nd half and Matic looked good.
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Old Aug 9th 2017, 12:07 am   #716
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Arse - Lesta: 1-1 FanTV will get good early this year.
Watford - Dippers: 1-2
Chavs - Burnley: 3-0
Palace - Uddersfield: 3-0
Everton - Stoke City: 2-1
Saints - Swans: 1-1
West Brom - Cherries: 1-1
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Look at all you premier league jessies getting your knickers wet about the start of the season. Out in the real world the season started last weekend.
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Old Aug 9th 2017, 9:58 am   #718
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I see sky are showing every clubs' best ever premier league game. Or in other words, a collection of Manchester United defeats.
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I see sky are showing every clubs' best ever premier league game. Or in other words, a collection of Manchester United defeats.
Was October 2011 in Stretford one of the games?

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Look at all you premier league jessies getting your knickers wet about the start of the season. Out in the real world the season started last weekend.
how did it go Yellow?
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