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    The "oddity" of the WC draw is surely that England should qualify from their group in Russia in June.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tangled up in Blue View Post
    The "oddity" of the WC draw is surely that England should qualify from their group in Russia in June.
    Not that England fans seem to have this need to belittle their own home nation?

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    This tiny little stadium in Antibes - now host to a French eighth tier side - has hosted a World Cup Finals fixture.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Uncle Leo View Post
    This tiny little stadium in Antibes - now host to a French eighth tier side - has hosted a World Cup Finals fixture.

    If the football was rubbish you could always take in the view. I can think of worse places to be.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Benfleet A1 View Post
    If the football was rubbish you could always take in the view. I can think of worse places to be.
    Oh absolutely. Would love to visit there one day.

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    Remember when Kuwait's FA president got a goal scored against his team chalked off?

    http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/f...f-9182465.html

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