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Old 11-20-2012, 03:22 AM   #1591
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I think Bruce has Sigi's number because he makes Sigi overthink the situation. Sorta like Eddie Johnson with time on his hands and the ball at his feet. Johnson is unbelievable if you don't give him time to think, once he starts thinking he's done.

I'm in a big fight over the PK call. Lots of people upset by what actually after looking it over many times was a good legit call. The left arm was moving downwards and actually struck the ball. It was a fair call.

I see Becks is calling it quits. Sad actually to see him go. He's been a great embassitor for the game. Can't help but like him. Good luck with Houston. Forgive me, I am pulling for Houston, not because we lost, but for Brian Ching whom I met years ago on a practice field in Seattle with the old Sounders. The closest player America has produced to Brian McBride. the guy works hard to be a great player. Nice guy too. Like to see him retire a winner.

 
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Old 11-20-2012, 04:12 AM   #1592
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Yeah I'm bummed about Becks. It'll be strange not seeing that old man hustle his a$$ up and down the pitch.
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:07 PM   #1593
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I didn't watch the second leg. I was in Wisconsin deer hunting. Sounds like a good game, but in the end the Galaxy held it together. Great win LA! So is the final going to be held here in Seattle? I thought I read that somewhere.

I'll be rooting for LA.

 
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:14 PM   #1594
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The final will be held at the higher seeded clubs stadium, so HDC
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Old 11-20-2012, 09:37 PM   #1595
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So is the final going to be held here in Seattle? I thought I read that somewhere.

I'll be rooting for LA.
It would have been in Seattle if Seattle had beaten LA.
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Old 11-21-2012, 01:38 PM   #1596
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Chelsea sacked Di Matteo this morning.
Roman Abramovich is such a nut sack.
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Old 11-21-2012, 05:03 PM   #1597
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Chelsea sacked Di Matteo this morning.
Roman Abramovich is such a nut sack.
Come on now, its not like Di Matteo has done anything good recently anyways....

I think part of what happened here was Abramovich never really wanted Di Matteo as anything more than interim anyways. But even he understood that you couldn't very well not give the job to someone that just won champions league for you without looking like a complete douche. So he may have just been waiting for an excuse to ditch Di Matteo, as unfair as that may be.
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Old 11-21-2012, 05:36 PM   #1598
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.......... But even he understood that you couldn't very well not give the job to someone that just won champions league for you without looking like a complete douche......
Someone should tell him he gained lifetime douche status when he fired or ran off the 2 best managers the club has ever had.

Sometimes, as an Arsenal fan, I get tired of the "sack Wenger" rumors....but at least once a year, I count my blessings that my club isn't anything like that circus.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:57 PM   #1599
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Really well-done ad for the finals. Kudos, ESPN

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EDIT: Not sure why there is extra dangly code but at least the video link works
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All the female supporters of my team look like this one.

 
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