The 3 Lions

#1
What a pathetic showing against the USA in Bafokeng Stadium, a team made up from your local Brownies could have put on a better performance. If those overpaid posers had a proper job they would all have been sacked as incompetent, as for Fabio he is nothing short of the Master of Disaster.
 
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white_mafia

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#2
Agreed but Fabio is restricted to using the best of the worst. Rooney has a suspect temperament but runs non-stop, usually after lost causes.

Heskey's inclusion was nothing short of astounding as he needs 10 chances to convert 1, and his rival for the No9 is better suited to basketball or the big top.

Gerrard's passing to another white shirt was non-existent, and the goalie made the kind of mistake that is usually to be found in a pub game.

We can still finish 1 or 2 to progress to the last 16, but I fear humiliation awaits.
 
#3
It is always unwise to hype it up too much before the fat lady sings and sadly the media and the country in general have fallen into that trap.
 
#4
The three lions may have had a dicky start but Scotlands rugby tour of Argentina got of to a cracking start with a win at Tucuman, the first win by a foreign team there against the Argies
 
#5
Maxi_77 said:
The three lions may have had a dicky start but Scotlands rugby tour of Argentina got of to a cracking start with a win at Tucuman, the first win by a foreign team there against the Argies
England not so lucky down under, the other code stuffed the Frogs though.
 
#6
Maxi_77 said:
The three lions may have had a dicky start but Scotlands rugby tour of Argentina got of to a cracking start with a win at Tucuman, the first win by a foreign team there against the Argies
Indeed they did, a superior game all round and none of those bizarre infantile antics that we were subjected to from Gerrard after he scored.
 
#7
Maybe I watched a different match - I thought the Yanks were a lot better than I had expected them to be and although there were a few areas to deal with from the England side of the park I didn't think it was that shabby a performance. The problem, as is so often the case, is over-expectation.

England should have won but it was a game of 2 goalkeepers - Green made a mistake and England suffered for it, Tim Howard played out of his skin and made the difference.
 
#8
I don't know so much about the match but I like to strangle the bastard with one meter of rusty chess wire that sold the spectators those f--ing Vuvuzela horns. :evil:
 
#9
broadside said:
Maybe I watched a different match - I thought the Yanks were a lot better than I had expected them to be and although there were a few areas to deal with from the England side of the park I didn't think it was that shabby a performance. The problem, as is so often the case, is over-expectation.

England should have won but it was a game of 2 goalkeepers - Green made a mistake and England suffered for it, Tim Howard played out of his skin and made the difference.
I must have watched the same game as you, and totally agree with your analysis.
 
#10
w.anchor said:
I don't know so much about the match but I like to strangle the bastard with one meter of rusty chess wire that sold the spectators those f--ing Vuvuzela horns. :evil:
I also agree with you! :)
 
#11
Poor attempts to justify what was a pathetic performance, a game of two goalkeepers! :) I hope the England team watched the football masterclass that the Germans gave yesterday.
 
#12
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.

As for the German "masterclass" - they did very well against Australia - all credit to them.
 

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#13
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
 
#14
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
He doesn't - he has the Union Flag - the English flag is the Cross of St George!
 

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#15
broadside said:
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
He doesn't - he has the Union Flag - the English flag is the Cross of St George!
:!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!:
 
#16
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
He doesn't - he has the Union Flag - the English flag is the Cross of St George!
:!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!:
:?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?:
 
#17
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
Finkers is just looking for a bite. Nothing changes :roll:
 
#18
broadside said:
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
He doesn't - he has the Union Flag - the English flag is the Cross of St George!
:!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!:
:?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?:
The wrong fish took the bait SPB :D
 
#19
Come on boys admit it they were shite, I am not looking for a bite honest, rather than practising their adulation antics after scoring a goal they should be working on the skills of the game.

I have to say that being British and unlike the English we Scots are not bitter and twisted I would love to see them win but that seems highly improbable if that performance is anything to go by.

SPB, tut, tut. :)
 

Toucan

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#20
broadside said:
sgtpepperband said:
broadside said:
Fink you really do need to put your nationalist anti-English frustration behind you. England got to South Africa and Scotland didn't - move on.
If McFink hates Engerlund so much, why does he have their flag as his avatar..? 8O :twisted:

(Wait for it...)
He doesn't - he has the Union Flag - the English flag is the Cross of St George!
Perhaps time to visit the opticians.
 

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