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Old 12-07-2009, 01:00 AM   #1
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WORLD CUP IS A COMING! :D

Who's excited? Nothing more American than muscle cars, so I'm curious how many of you like football.... the WORLD FOOTBALL, not American football....Soccer basically.

We're in group C: England, USA, Algeria, Slovenia

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Old 12-07-2009, 02:38 AM   #2
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Old 12-07-2009, 09:11 AM   #3
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Old 12-10-2009, 10:19 AM   #4
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soccer only interests me if I'm playing.
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Old 12-10-2009, 10:22 AM   #5
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Old 12-10-2009, 10:52 AM   #6
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soccer only interests me if I'm playing.
I love to play soccer, but watching it isn't my style. I usually watch a little at my friends house because he is a huge soccer fan, but that is about it.
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Too many wimps imho.
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Old 12-10-2009, 03:24 PM   #8
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haha when I first read the title I thought it was about harry potter... the quidditch world cup lol
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Old 12-10-2009, 03:25 PM   #9
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Too many wimps imho.
Wow, you have apparently never played a good game of soccer in your life.
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Old 12-10-2009, 04:22 PM   #10
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Wow, you have apparently never played a good game of soccer in your life.
Although it wasn't put very eloquently, the toughness of soccer players leaves something to be desired compared to sports like rugby, football, or hockey. And there is too much faking of injuries, from the top tiers down to kids leagues. It discourages good hard play when the other team gets a free kick because some little guy fell down after failing to take the ball from you.
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Old 12-10-2009, 04:36 PM   #11
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Although it wasn't put very eloquently, the toughness of soccer players leaves something to be desired compared to sports like rugby, football, or hockey. And there is too much faking of injuries, from the top tiers down to kids leagues. It discourages good hard play when the other team gets a free kick because some little guy fell down after failing to take the ball from you.
Yeah, that faking injuries crap ticks me off about the sport. (Which is part of the reason I don't watch professional soccer) They really need to come up with a better punishment for that. My school was brutal in soccer. It was a kill or be killed league. We didn't really play soccer very well since most of us got a lot of yellow cards, but you know, sometimes they deserved it.

Anybody would admit that soccer isn't as tough as football, rugby, and hockey. I just don't like it when people try to tell me it's the wimpiest sport on earth. Yeah, we got some rotten apples in the leagues, and we have kids that parents treat like babies, but the rest of us did just fine playing football too. And If I had hockey in this stinkin state I would have played that well before I would have ever stepped foot on a soccer field. But, this is Indiana, and all we have is racing. So I was screwed
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Old 12-10-2009, 04:37 PM   #12
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It is soooooooooooooo boring, maybe if they made the field ALOT smaller. Maybe the action would increase.
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Old 12-10-2009, 04:40 PM   #14
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Yeah, that faking injuries crap ticks me off about the sport. (Which is part of the reason I don't watch professional soccer) They really need to come up with a better punishment for that. My school was brutal in soccer. It was a kill or be killed league. We didn't really play soccer very well since most of us got a lot of yellow cards, but you know, sometimes they deserved it.

Anybody would admit that soccer isn't as tough as football, rugby, and hockey. I just don't like it when people try to tell me it's the wimpiest sport on earth. Yeah, we got some rotten apples in the leagues, and we have kids that parents treat like babies, but the rest of us did just fine playing football too. And If I had hockey in this stinkin state I would have played that well before I would have ever stepped foot on a soccer field. But, this is Indiana, and all we have is racing. So I was screwed
I think the faking is hilarious. I'll watch soccer if it's on at a bar or a Mexican restaurant and that's always the funniest part. NBA is bad about that, but these guys are 10x worse
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I think the faking is hilarious. I'll watch soccer if it's on at a bar or a Mexican restaurant and that's always the funniest part. NBA is bad about that, but these guys are 10x worse
Ugh, the NBA... Don't even get me started.
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Old 12-10-2009, 05:06 PM   #16
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You guys reminded me of the last World Cup where the player gave the other guy a head butt in the chest! I guess the only thing that has me tilting my head is the whole "Fair Play" thing.
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