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      The Little Things in Football That Annoy You.

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      Re: The Little Things in Football That Annoy You.
      Reply #480: Jan 24, 2018 10:39:18 pm
      Ha or the reset button getting pressed.

      "Yeah nah c**t I wasn't ready!"

      60% of the time it works every time.
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      Reply #481: Jan 24, 2018 11:10:47 pm
      "Yeah nah c**t I wasn't ready!"

      60% of the time it works every time.

      Indeed it does...though from experience not when the clock is reading 80 mins into a match.
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      Re: The Little Things in Football That Annoy You.
      Reply #482: Jan 24, 2018 11:27:45 pm
      Ach you youngsters missed out on Subbuteo.

      It’s not a football game unless you can snap the base of your mates CF when he scores against you!

      Played both :laugh:

      Always used the orange Tango's in Subbuteo cos they just looked cool!!
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      Reply #483: Jan 31, 2018 09:05:40 pm
      Played both :laugh:

      Always used the orange Tango's in Subbuteo cos they just looked cool!!

      Me and my Brother got this one Christmas mid 70's 8)
      You could paint the kit onto your players ;D
      Beats computer football anyday ;D
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      Reply #484: Feb 01, 2018 10:34:10 am
      Ach you youngsters missed out on Subbuteo.

      It’s not a football game unless you can snap the base of your mates CF when he scores against you!
      Striker was better where you pressed the player's head to kick the ball.
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      Reply #485: Feb 01, 2018 11:05:33 am
      Timekeeping. It shouldn't be in the refs hands, had games this season that have barely passed the 45 minutes mark, for the ball being in play.
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      Reply #486: Feb 01, 2018 11:48:24 am
      Me and my Brother got this one Christmas mid 70's 8)
      You could paint the kit onto your players ;D
      Beats computer football anyday ;D



      What a great game. We used to have a league at school, cup draws the whole 9 yards.
      In fact if I had put as much attention into my school work as I did the Subbuteo, I might have done a tad better ;D.
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      Reply #487: Feb 01, 2018 12:30:43 pm
      Striker was better where you pressed the player's head to kick the ball.


      Super Striker was even better.. The goalies dived for the ball ;D
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      Reply #488: Feb 01, 2018 12:35:31 pm

      What a great game. We used to have a league at school, cup draws the whole 9 yards.
      In fact if I had put as much attention into my school work as I did the Subbuteo, I might have done a tad better ;D.
      Ha ha same,good times indeed with subbuteo,the amount of stuff you could buy for your set up was brilliant  ,floodlights ,scoreboard ,seating ha ha.
      On a side note I Was disscusing subbuteo with my dad and he used to play it's precursor 'newfooty'he told me the inventor  was apparently from Liverpool so im wondering if that is why he used the word 'footy' instead of football?.
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      Reply #489: Feb 01, 2018 02:12:21 pm
      Ha ha same,good times indeed with subbuteo,the amount of stuff you could buy for your set up was brilliant  ,floodlights ,scoreboard ,seating ha ha.
      On a side note I Was disscusing subbuteo with my dad and he used to play it's precursor 'newfooty'he told me the inventor  was apparently from Liverpool so im wondering if that is why he used the word 'footy' instead of football?.

      Memories oh to be young again  ;D.
      One of the lads in our league was a huge Wolves fan and when it was your turn to play him round his house, second half you always got the end in his lounge that had the gas fire, needless to say it was always on when you were at that end, and trying to not get a scorched backside and playing was difficult, probably why he was unbeaten at home. Halcyon days................
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      Reply #490: Feb 01, 2018 08:20:58 pm
      Memories oh to be young again  ;D.
      One of the lads in our league was a huge Wolves fan and when it was your turn to play him round his house, second half you always got the end in his lounge that had the gas fire, needless to say it was always on when you were at that end, and trying to not get a scorched backside and playing was difficult, probably why he was unbeaten at home. Halcyon days................

      Think i might start a new thread called "The Little Things in Football that make you smile" ;D

      Couldn't really get into subbuteo although there was a couple of kids round our way growing up that used to have mini tournaments during the winter round their house when it was too cold and dark to actually play footy outside.
      I remember jumping up after scoring and falling on top of one of his floodlights and snapping it in half. He started crying and his Ma went nutz and threw us all out ;D
      Some of the latest accessories you can get for subbuteo nowadays are a bit over the top though, saw this :o ;
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      Reply #491: Feb 02, 2018 04:43:01 pm
      Super Striker was even better.. The goalies dived for the ball ;D

      Wasn't mignolet then ?
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      Reply #492: Feb 02, 2018 08:32:02 pm

      Ha...Don't even think he was born when that game was out !
      Clemence in goal for us, no gloves either, middle of winter..
      Back on topic ;
      Why do goalkeeper's nowadays spit into their gloves? WTF.
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      Reply #493: Feb 03, 2018 09:52:41 am
      Ha...Don't even think he was born when that game was out !
      Clemence in goal for us, no gloves either, middle of winter..
      Back on topic ;
      Why do goalkeeper's nowadays spit into their gloves? WTF.
      The spit thing really is bizarre ,think migs needs to try some super glue instead ,but knowing migs he would probably glue himself to the goal line instead.....oh wait.🤔.
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      Re: The Little Things in Football That Annoy You.
      Reply #494: Apr 06, 2018 02:08:39 pm
      This one maybe isn't so little, but it is very annoying. The overzealous killjoys who run football leagues, federations, associations, etc. All over some Big Macs.

      https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/apr/06/accrington-owner-efl-must-buy-burgers-for-players-if-lose

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      Re: The Little Things in Football That Annoy You.
      Reply #495: Jun 25, 2018 08:58:36 pm
      Players and managers making the TV sign for VAR.
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      Reply #496: Jun 25, 2018 11:15:47 pm
      Players and managers making the TV sign for VAR.

      Should be a booking right away. Can’t wait for VAR to catch someone signing for VAR and telling the ref to book them
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      Reply #497: Jun 26, 2018 08:45:05 am
      Players and managers making the TV sign for VAR.
      That makes me laugh more than anything,looks like something you would see from a  TV programme from years ago  'Give us a clue'.
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      Reply #498: Jun 26, 2018 02:07:37 pm
      Players and managers making the TV sign for VAR.

      Hahahs the best one was Pepe bitching about Queiroz being outside his technical area to distract the ref away from the Iran pen decision.
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      Reply #499: Oct 06, 2018 11:12:38 pm
      Commentators being amazed by how much ground a player makes up to score a goal on the break.

      Happens almost every week and still they seem to find it amazing.
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      Reply #500: Jan 16, 2019 11:55:53 am
      I've probably said it before 🙂 but fans/pundits whatever calling the premier league the premiership

      It hasn't been that for over a decade

      Might as well still call it division 1
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      Reply #501: Mar 10, 2019 11:36:00 pm
      Phil neville . What a knob he is on motd
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      Reply #502: Mar 10, 2019 11:41:31 pm
      Commentators still talking about hitting the woodwork, goalposts haven't been made of wood for f**king years
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      Reply #503: Mar 11, 2019 02:56:14 am
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      Reply #504: Mar 11, 2019 07:12:33 am
      "He had no right to shoot from there"

      "he had no right to save that"

      He had every f**king right as he is playing the football game. The f**king steward would have no right to shoot or save that. Neither would the ref, the linesman or one of the coaching staff.

      But him, there, playing in the match? Has got every f**king right!
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      Reply #505: Mar 11, 2019 07:15:06 am
      "He had no right to shoot from there"

      "he had no right to save that"

      He had every f**king right as he is playing the football game. The f**king steward would have no right to shoot or save that. Neither would the ref, the linesman or one of the coaching staff.

      But him, there, playing in the match? Has got every f**king right!

      Dave has he still got a right if he is a left footer.
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      Reply #506: Mar 11, 2019 08:27:34 am
      Dave has he still got a right if he is a left footer.

      Of course he has. He's playing a game of footy.
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      Reply #507: Mar 15, 2019 05:07:20 pm
      These  scarves with half the logo on one side half on the other! Don't like.
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      Re: The Little Things in Football That Annoy You.
      Reply #508: Mar 18, 2019 10:21:18 pm
      GLOVES.  F.F.S. GLOVES.





      Other than that , Alex Scott the Cockney Bitch.


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      Subuteo  .... I used to play the biggest cheat in Huyton sliding his index finger halfway along the table top.
      Can't be named because of libel laws.
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      Reply #509: Mar 19, 2019 05:10:26 pm
      GLOVES.  F.F.S. GLOVES.





      Other than that , Alex Scott the Cockney Bitch.


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      Subuteo  .... I used to play the biggest cheat in Huyton sliding his index finger halfway along the table top.
      Can't be named because of libel laws.

      That Deulofeu wearing thermals, I mean ffs Britain is hardly the Artic ;D

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