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2014 World Cup

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Rainman, Jun 3, 2014.

  1. Rainman

    Rainman Active Member

    Not sure what the guidelines of starting these type of threads on these forums, but here goes nothing.

    First game takes place June 12th, when the host country takes on Crotia.

    Who do you guys predict will meet in the finals? Who do you think will be the eventual winner?
  2. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    The US wins on a penalty kick from Landon Donovan who is added to the team as an injury replacement. :D

    I just want the World Cup to go down without an international incident or someone getting killed.
  3. albert77

    albert77 Well-Known Member

    Brazil over Germany in the final. U.S. beats Ghana, loses to Portugal and Germany to finish third in its group.
  4. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member


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  5. Webster

    Webster Well-Known Member

    I think we get 1 point in the group by tying Ghana.
  6. deskslave

    deskslave Active Member

    Actually an unlikely final, given that if both win their groups, they'd meet in the semifinals.
  7. JC

    JC Well-Known Member

    If England gets out of their group, they will lose on penalties for the 645th time.
  8. RickStain

    RickStain Well-Known Member

    US gets swept out and soccer never arrives.
  9. da man

    da man Well-Known Member

    It always cracks me up during the Olympics to see women with BRA emblazoned across their chests.


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  10. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    Have no idea who will win or advance to the final but I do know the Toronto area will be overrun with cars sporting flags of countries their drivers have probably never been to and have a very slim connection - if any - to. And the pubs will be full of drunken, raging Englishmen. And Scotsmen provoking them when England flames out in the opening round.
  11. Michael_ Gee

    Michael_ Gee Well-Known Member

    There are actually Brazilian sports bars in Boston. I plan to give those a wide berth, thanks.
  12. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    Greektown, Little Italy and Little Portugal in Toronto will be jumping and impossible to navigate on game days.
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