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by Olddantucker
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread

Sefton wrote: Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:47 pm Chelsea fans must be desperate for their new goalie.
how long till they get a new manager?
by Olddantucker
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby Championship - to be in Aus...
Replies: 146
Views: 2311

Re: Rugby Championship - to be in Aus...

If it does come to NSW - personally hope - it means some games could be in the suburbs / distributed around... i maybe being hopeful here. How about at the Home of Rugby - TG Millner??? Isn’t it a leagues club carpark now? ;) I was thinking Newcastle, Brookvale. Assume Para stadium is in the mix. A...
by Olddantucker
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Overrated Rock & Metal Bands
Replies: 148
Views: 2636

Re: Overrated Rock & Metal Bands

I just entered the thread to post something similar :D Man, I really tried to listed to them because of the fame that they had among some of my friends. But god, they are so effing boring. I think the singer has no charisma whatsoever, he sounds so ... generic. Maybe that is what ruins them. Here t...
by Olddantucker
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: F1 Thread
Replies: 11845
Views: 547605

Re: F1 Thread

so Sebastian Vettel to join Aston Martin next season? Perez is leaving.
by Olddantucker
Fri Aug 21, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mullet's 100% Accurate Best Jersey for each team
Replies: 157
Views: 3163

Re: Mullet's 100% Accurate Best Jersey for each team

danny_fitz wrote:Hammersmith & Fulham RFC
Image
Geez, that jersey looks very different to the ones we wore when I was playing for Hammers. :roll:

Look to be only half the weight, for a start.
by Olddantucker
Tue Aug 11, 2020 4:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SRA - Blues v Crusaders @ forget about it.
Replies: 91
Views: 1489

Re: SRA - Blues v Crusaders @ Eden Park Sunday 16 August, 3.

As a Chiefs fan I never thought I'd say this but I hope the Blues smash the plum. And the sound I can hear is my Dad spinning in his grave.
by Olddantucker
Mon Aug 10, 2020 2:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is this the ultimate in chokes?
Replies: 14
Views: 787

Re: Is this the ultimate in chokes?

Greg Norman?
by Olddantucker
Mon Aug 10, 2020 2:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2013
Views: 36709

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Ali's Choice wrote:47 Victorian are in ICU, of which 31 are on ventilators.

Of the 19 people who died in the last 24 hours, 14 were in aged care homes.
Deaths will also take longer to decline as they are linked to the last couple of weeks, where numbers were much higher.
by Olddantucker
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Arsenal won't challenge top 4. Spurs will. Liverpool United City Chelsea In that order next year I bet they will challenge. I also doubt United will overhaul City next season. Thats a very ambitious prediction for United! :lol: I'm also not entirely convinced we will be top again. 97 points and 99 ...
by Olddantucker
Wed Jul 29, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Andy Haden has died
Replies: 33
Views: 1463

Re: Andy Haden has died

Hard to fathom that in his last test, he took the field with John Kirwan, yet he played alongside players like Grizz Wylie, SId Going, Grant Batty, he probably marked Pinetree in a game or two... I'd forgotten how long into the 80s he was an AB. RIP big fella. Hated him in a blue and white jersey, ...
by Olddantucker
Wed Jul 29, 2020 1:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

CAS' judgement on Man City released. They found that UEFA did not prove that City broke any rules on sponsorship and as such the ban had to be overturned. The fine was for failing to cooperate with the investigation. Not a good look for UEFA's case against them and their enforcement and investigati...
by Olddantucker
Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

So it turns out that Liverpool won the league prior to lockdown anyway :lol: Liverpool 82 points as of 8th March, last games before lockdown. Manchester City 81 points at end of season. Asterisk that, you cvnts! :roll: https://extratime.media/wp-content/uploads/Premier-League-table-2020-pre-lockdown...
by Olddantucker
Wed Jul 15, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1869
Views: 27932

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

Kahui signs for Force. He was highly rated in my opinion. One of the best players in that 2011 World Cup Winning side. UPDATE: "It's changed how I feel about rugby" - Force recruit Kahui re-energised by Super Rugby AU opportunity YESTERDAY AT 1:16 PM SUPER RUGBY - AU SHARE Beth Newman by Beth Newma...
by Olddantucker
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Now there's a headline you don't see every day :D Jurgen Klopp reveals how the All Blacks and the Haka fuelled his managerial career https://www.thisisanfield.com/2020/07/jurgen-klopp-reveals-how-the-all-blacks-and-the-haka-fuelled-his-managerial-career/ Hell yes. I could go gay for Jurgen, easily ...
by Olddantucker
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Now there's a headline you don't see every day :D Jurgen Klopp reveals how the All Blacks and the Haka fuelled his managerial career https://www.thisisanfield.com/2020/07/jurgen-klopp-reveals-how-the-all-blacks-and-the-haka-fuelled-his-managerial-career/ Shame the photo is of the Kiwi league team wh...
by Olddantucker
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Sefton wrote:Sorry to see Bournemouth going down, used to watch them in the 80’s when my cousin played for them.

Sod that though, at least the board is dying with Liverpool as English, European and World Champions. :D
:) :smug: :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Olddantucker
Sun Jun 28, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

https://scontent-lhr8-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/s960x960/105009093_10158425453538764_2236303344704707318_o.jpg?_nc_cat=109&_nc_sid=110474&_nc_ohc=vCghiGukbW4AX8ySuQD&_nc_ht=scontent-lhr8-1.xx&_nc_tp=7&oh=4e5536f93b1459f9fe65c4066702a561&oe=5F1E823B Um...why does that dickheads shirt have "Balmain" on...
by Olddantucker
Fri Jun 26, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

No offence naki as you ain't one of the posters I want to be rude to but "we"? :lol: Hey there, back the hell up. You tell the kid staying up in the middle of the night to watching Rush's dodgy moustache blaze through the mud in shitty FA Cup finals in the eighties that he can't celebrate this. Has...
by Olddantucker
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Sefton wrote:Champions of England, Champions of Europe, Champions of the World.

I’m so happy, thirty bloody years.
:thumbup: :thumbup: it’s f**king brilliant. Very happy.
by Olddantucker
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

That was much better from Liverpool. High intensity was back. One more win needed... (or Chelsea to do us a favour tomorrow :roll: )
by Olddantucker
Mon Jun 22, 2020 5:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crusaders vs Chiefs: MATCH THREAD: Sunday 28th June
Replies: 168
Views: 2340

Re: Crusaders vs Chiefs: MATCH THREAD: Sunday 28th June

We're doomed. Gatland out!
by Olddantucker
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ to blame for the Super Rugby mess
Replies: 47
Views: 1513

Re: NZ to blame for the Super Rugby mess

I do agree that NZR has been too loyal to South Africa, and too unwilling to explore other options in the past. I'm not sure why this was the case - potentially it comes down to personal friendships that exist between NZR and the SARU? The original format, and then the expanded team formats, were n...
by Olddantucker
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ to blame for the Super Rugby mess
Replies: 47
Views: 1513

Re: NZ to blame for the Super Rugby mess

koroke hangareka wrote:I reckon if they reduced the Australian sides to a perfectly reasonable three they'd be able to fit in, say, four South African sides and have a very fine competition.
:roll: :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Olddantucker
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SRA: Blues v Hurricanes - Sun 14 Jun - 3.35pm - Match Thread
Replies: 192
Views: 4948

Re: SRA: Blues v Hurricanes - Sun 14 Jun - 3.35pm - Match Th

I don’t like the system. It favours teams more likely to win, another case of blatant crusader favouritism from the powers that be. I see it more as a slap in the face for all those countries that favour convoluted finals series structures (yes, gidday Oz) - this is like the premier league - much s...
by Olddantucker
Tue Jun 09, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25493
Views: 896882

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Personally I think protests now, in the tail of Covid, are moronic. The Adelaide one was fine as we have 0 active cases, but the Sydney and Melbourne ones have me nervous. It wouldn't take much for 100s or 1000s to get infected. One of the key Sydney organizers is telling people to ignore medical a...
by Olddantucker
Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is Super Rugby Aotearoa the hardest 'club' comp in history?
Replies: 137
Views: 4498

Re: Is Super Rugby Aotearoa the hardest 'club' comp in histo

I just had notification from Kayo no plans to broadcast in Aus. Had to go back and express my disappointment as I'd subscribe for this (and NPC) if it was broadcast. Hopefully it changes. Anyone know of any decent live streaming sites? Rugbypass.com free until August should have it No plans to broa...
by Olddantucker
Wed May 13, 2020 2:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NHers: Which Kiwi Basketball Team are you going to Follow
Replies: 52
Views: 2142

Re: NHers: Which Kiwi Basketball Team are you going to Follo

"It's harder to defend against greased-up ratlike people who can scurry out of your grasp when your teammates are similarly lacking in stature" I think is the obvious takeaway here. The only possible way to confirm his suspicions would be to observe the most recent meeting between the respective na...
by Olddantucker
Wed May 13, 2020 2:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NHers: Which Kiwi Basketball Team are you going to Follow
Replies: 52
Views: 2142

Re: NHers: Which Kiwi Basketball Team are you going to Follo

jdogscoop wrote:
backrow wrote:I do like how their national team is the tall blacks - what are their other sports teams puns?
Gymnastics squad the small blacks ?
Boxing squad the Brawl blacks ?


:roll:

:thumbup:
and then of course there was the legendary proposed name for the national Badminton team... :roll:
by Olddantucker
Mon May 11, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: XV by 100m relay XV
Replies: 51
Views: 1973

Re: XV by 100m relay XV

Goldie would be in with a shout over 100m.
by Olddantucker
Mon May 11, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 'Super Rugby' to restart in NZ on June 13th
Replies: 145
Views: 4581

Re: 'Super Rugby' to restart in NZ on June 13th

Very interesting that they have opted for 5.05pm Saturday and 3.05pm Sunday time slots. Very different from the old Super Rugby scheduling. Daylight rugby :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup: I'm assuming the changed time is due to not needing to appeal to the SANZAAR timezones? Hopefully they will be bro...
by Olddantucker
Mon May 11, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 'Super Rugby' to restart in NZ on June 13th
Replies: 145
Views: 4581

Re: 'Super Rugby' to restart in NZ on June 13th

Kiwias wrote:
Ali's Choice wrote:Very interesting that they have opted for 5.05pm Saturday and 3.05pm Sunday time slots. Very different from the old Super Rugby scheduling.
Daylight rugby :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
:thumbup: :thumbup: :nod:
by Olddantucker
Tue Apr 21, 2020 1:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Greatest test try ever?
Replies: 41
Views: 1591

Re: Greatest test try ever?

https://cdn.kapwing.com/final_5e9dab19c4cad800153f7b40_884793.gif What has been overlooked in that clip is the mammoth effort the prop put in defensively. He has no number on his back, but he covered the ground and never gave up. If he is a tighthead he should be knighted. Anyone got a name? Ian Mc...
by Olddantucker
Sat Apr 11, 2020 4:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Toughest guy in rugby?
Replies: 44
Views: 2880

Re: Toughest guy in rugby?

The correct answer is Cowboy Shaw.
by Olddantucker
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best & Worst late night talk show hosts
Replies: 34
Views: 1618

Re: Best & Worst late night talk show hosts

Best, in no particular order: Seth Meyer, Steven Colbert, Trevor Noah, John Oliver, Jon Stewart. Worst: Bill Maher. Admittedly I just watch Youtube clips of segments of their shows, so the sampling of their acts might be quite erratic. :thumbup: Pretty much spot on - I'd put Jon Stewart and Stewart...
by Olddantucker
Thu Mar 19, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Prince Philip goooooonnneeeee... again
Replies: 42
Views: 2567

Re: Prince Philip goooooonnneeeee... again

He once looked like Matt Smith and now he looks like Palpatine.
by Olddantucker
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Tom Hanks Goooooonnnnnnnnnnnnne!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 2918

Re: Tom Hanks Goooooonnnnnnnnnnnnne!!!!!

Shrekles wrote:Get him off to immigration detention now!
Wouldn't that be great?! :lol:
by Olddantucker
Thu Mar 12, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

ZuLu wrote:Sefton :lol:

Absolutely broken as a team in two weeks. Nothing to play for, just a league title petering out in front of empty stadiums in a season no one will remember the winner :lol: :(
In your dreams. We'll take the title, thanks.
by Olddantucker
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Akkerman wrote:first 30 min were shit, then they started bossing the game and should have scored 2 or 3

it's not just the keepers fault
Yes, agree with that. So many chances not taken.
by Olddantucker
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 37222
Views: 1584088

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thre

Akkerman wrote:pretty poor from liverpool so far
I thought they played pretty well tonight - better than in recent games. Adrian is shite though.
by Olddantucker
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Let's start at the very beginning
Replies: 105
Views: 3169

Re: Let's start at the very beginning

Many races believe that the creation of the Universe involved some sort of God, though the Jatravartid people of Viltvodle VI believe that the entire Universe was in fact sneezed out of the nose of a being known as the Great Green Arkleseizure. The Jatravartids live in perpetual fear of the time the...