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  • 25-06-2018 1:29pm
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    Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    Uruguay v Russia & Saudi Arabia v Egypt kicking off shortly.


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  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    4 players for me in the Russia v Uruguay game and 3 of them aren't starting so that's a great! I've had the worst luck with my two Uruguay players so far! Hoping for Cheryshev to bring home the points again.

    Starting with Isco as captain today he doesn't seem the type to bring in a double digit haul but you never know.


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    And he goes and scores an og and gets taken off after 36 minutes :pac:

    Suarez and Salah goes so far. Missed penalty for the Saudis too. At least the group isn't just being played out with everything settled now lots going on!


  • Registered Users Posts: 8,413 ✭✭✭shmeee


    jimmii wrote: »
    4 players for me in the Russia v Uruguay game and 3 of them aren't starting so that's a great! I've had the worst luck with my two Uruguay players so far! Hoping for Cheryshev to bring home the points again.

    Starting with Isco as captain today he doesn't seem the type to bring in a double digit haul but you never know.

    I did a last minute transfer at a cost to get in Cheryshev for Golovin.

    DISASTER!


  • Registered Users Posts: 39,359 ✭✭✭✭KevIRL


    Ah well at least cheryshev didn't get a red card. He can be subbed. On the plus side I brought in the Egyptian keeper when I saw the line ups. Saved pen is nice. Pity he didn't save the second one mind.


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    shmeee wrote: »
    I did a last minute transfer at a cost to get in Cheryshev for Golovin.

    DISASTER!

    Oooh dirty!


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  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    KevIRL wrote: »
    Ah well at least cheryshev didn't get a red card. He can be subbed. On the plus side I brought in the Egyptian keeper when I saw the line ups. Saved pen is nice. Pity he didn't save the second one mind.

    Wish I had someone to bring in for Cheryshev!


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    Morroco goal vs Spain :eek:


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    jimmii wrote: »
    Starting with Isco as captain today he doesn't seem the type to bring in a double digit haul but you never know.

    1-1 Isco. He definitely won't score again....*crosses fingers*


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    Absolute belter from Qures Queres Qua... from Portugal!


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 8,502 ✭✭✭spock.


    Ronaldo missed pen. He won it too though a net of 0 points


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  • Posts: 0 ✭✭✭ Angie Little Housetop


    Denmark XI: Schmeichel, Dalsgaard, Kjaer, Christensen, Jorgensen, Stryger, Delaney, Braithwaite, Eriksen, Sisto, Cornelius

    France XI: Mandanda, Sidibe, Kimpembe, Varane, Hernandez, Nzonzi, Kante, Lemar, Griezmann, Dembele, Giroud

    Australia XI: Ryan, Milligan, Behich, Risdon, Sainsbury, Mooy, Jedinak, Rogic, Leckie, Juric, Kruse

    Peru XI: Gallese, Santamaria, Trauco, Ramos, Advincula, Cueva, Tapia, Yotun, Guerrero, Carrillo, Flores

    There is a decent amount of rotation for France, Pogba dropped to the bench, as has Mbappe, Umtiti, Llori, Pavard, etc.

    Stipulations:
    • If Denmark win then they go through as group winners, France runners-up.
    • If Denmark draw then they go through as runners-up alongside France.
    • If Denmark lose then Australia must win if they're to go through as runners-up.

    Expecting a 0-0....


  • Registered Users Posts: 8,413 ✭✭✭shmeee


    France ration killed me, 3 not playing; Mbappe, Llori and Pavard. Expected maybe 1 to not start. No points with 3 is a real downer.

    Hard to take -4 hits then to get players in who will def start.


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Carrillo (Guerrero), Guerrero (No assist)

    0-0 in Denmark-France match.


  • Registered Users Posts: 8,413 ✭✭✭shmeee


    And 2 of my argies don’t start either. Again couldn’t risk hits. I’ll be lucky to have 6 players get points at this rate!

    Round 3 is mental with rotation.


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Messi (Banega)


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Moses penalty, Balogun assist (Conceded by Mascherano)

    - - - - - - - - -

    Badelj goal, Pivaric assist


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Rojo (Mercado), Messi booked in the last minute.

    - - - - - - - - -

    Sigurdsson penalty (No assist, conceded by Lovren) , Perisic (Badelj)


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 8,502 ✭✭✭spock.


    Granqvist is my new favourite player.


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Augustinsson (Claesson)

    Granqvist penalty (Berg assist, conceded by Moreno)


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Alvarez own goal, Sweden 3-0 up.


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  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Kim, Son (Joo)

    Germany out of the World Cup.


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,810 ✭✭✭✭jimmii


    To think I was worried taking out my 1 point Nigeria keeper for my South Korea keeper! What a result!


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Dzemaili (Embolo), Drmic (Zakaria) ; Waston (Campbell), Sommer own goal, Bryan Ruiz missed penalty. Conceded by Zakaria. Penalty won by Campbell.

    - - - - - - - -

    Paulinho (Coutinho), Silva (Neymar)


  • Registered Users Posts: 17,872 ✭✭✭✭gormdubhgorm


    Feck sake I was so smug about getting neuer, hummels, and kimmich on a wildcard.
    Defo clean sheet.
    Or so I thought...

    Guff about stuff, and stuff about guff.



  • Closed Accounts Posts: 8,502 ✭✭✭spock.


    Feck sake I was so smug about getting neuer, hummels, and kimmich on a wildcard.
    Defo clean sheet.
    Or so I thought...

    I thought Germany would go for goals.
    Went with Werner, Reus, Muller on my wildcard..


  • Registered Users Posts: 2,578 ✭✭✭NoviGlitzko


    Wildcard has been nothing short of a disaster.


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Bednarek (Kurzawa)

    - - - - - - -

    Mina (Quintero)


  • Registered Users Posts: 42,077 ✭✭✭✭Scorpion Sting


    Japan go through on the Fair Play rule, Senegal are out.


  • Registered Users Posts: 8,413 ✭✭✭shmeee


    Savage rotation this evening again.

    Impossible round this!

    Lads with Kane as Captain won’t be happy.


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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 8,502 ✭✭✭spock.


    Rotation has been a killer for all of us this week.


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