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Discussion in 'All Other Sports' started by mhnessie, Feb 23, 2014.

  1. mhnessie

    mhnessie Cheesehead

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    Groups are drawn for the Euro 2016 qualifying.
    I especially love our German group with Ireland and Scotland, thats really exciting !

    http://www.bbc.com/sport/0/football/26313406
    Come on Scotland, the second place in this group is yours ! [​IMG]
     
  2. PackerFan71

    PackerFan71 This is the life.

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    Yepp good!! been a while since Scotland played Germany always good games. :tup: A tight race for 2nd though. England get the most difficult draw of all (spot the sarcasm.......) :roflmao:
     
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  3. mhnessie

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    Fully agree with you, Englands group is a joke :rolleyes:;)
     
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    Germany against Scotland will be the first game, hope its in Hamburg or Hannover so that I'll have a chance to get me tickets.
    I`d really like to go !
    [​IMG]
     
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    PackerFan71 This is the life.

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    I'm glad its the first game away for Scotland, any points after that one would be gravy. As long as we make it difficult for Germany i'll be happy. If you can nessie get some tickets deffo. :tup:

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/26313406

    Edit : Interesting.....Gibraltar were parachuted into our group because they were drawn in Spains group politics schmolitics........:rolleyes:
     
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    Ummmm.... oh my. Scotlands away kits (trikots) for Euro 2016 qualifying.

    Yikes. :p:eek::eek::eek::roflmao:

    [​IMG]
     
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    PackerFan71 This is the life.

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    Not enuff cowbell......i mean pink.
     
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    Man, this is bad, awful, horrible..... Pink ? Are you kidding me? :mad:
    Scotland deserves a better shirt. :rolleyes::barefoot:
     
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    Bundesbiers 1. FC Eintracht Bamberg

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    Almost as bad as Everton's alternate jerseys from a few years past. Wow, that was bad.
     
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    Bundesbiers 1. FC Eintracht Bamberg

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    And just in case no one remembers those Everton jerseys.

    [​IMG]
     
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    Wow, never seen this shirt before. Designed by a colorblind person ? :eek::D
     
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    On facebook the Scottish National Team asks who wants to join a Twitter competition to win the new Away kit signed by Scott Brown.
    Nice comments can be found, I especially like this answer by a Scotland fan: "I wouldn't want one even if you got William Wallace to sign it." :laugh::ninja:
     
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    Bundesbiers 1. FC Eintracht Bamberg

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    So we have Euro Qualifying tomorrow. :tup:

    [​IMG]

    V E R S U S

    [​IMG]

    Also looking forward to Greece vs Romania and Gibraltar vs Poland
     
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    Wish i knew what the odds were for Scotland and Gibraltar to win...............:D But i realise such things are only possible on FIFA. :)
     
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    Honestly I expect us to beat Scotland, but as mentioned before I could live with a draw if it helps to see both teams playing in France 2016 ! :) And thanks to Gordon Strachan Scotland has improved, it wont be easy for us.
    A Scottish beer is already in the fridge, looking forward to the game.
    I will raise a German and a Scottish flag tomorrow.:tup:
     
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    Look for Naismith. :D This guy can score goals.
     
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    2-1 Germany but Scotland surprisingly good, especially in the second half. Gordon Strachan is doing a terrific job since he took over.
     
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    Yowza! we got a goal, don't care now.....im happy. :D
     
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    And Scotland could have easily scored a second goal ! :eek:
    Overall an impressive performance by the Scottish team, if they continue to play like this they will have a chance to qualify for France 2016 ! No doubt about it ! :tup:
     
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    Scotland actually looked pretty good. Just a poor clearance attempt that gave Germany their 2nd goal. Otherwise a good effort.
     
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    Yeah the games against Germany for Scotland are dead rubbers the qualifying really begins when we play the other teams. The quality of the performance against a team like Germany was and is a good thing. :)
     
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    I hope you will be sitting in your new "England" shirt tonight rooting for our boys ??? :whistling:. I wont hold my breath....lol
     
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    Probably wearing a Swiss shirt, eating Toblerone and Emental cheese !! more like ? :roflmao:
     
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    I know for a fact that Nessie ordered a replica "1966" shirt to watch the game in !! ;)
     
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  25. Bundesbiers

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    Awesome. Some back and forth between an Englishmen and a Scotty! I love it.

    Nice pic Bill. What are you drinking?
     

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