Day 24: Sweden vs England and Russia vs Croatia

Discussion in 'Football Forum' started by K2K, Jul 6, 2018.

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What is 'coming home'?

Poll closed Jul 7, 2018.
  1. Football (England to beat Sweden)

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  2. England football team (Sweden to beat England)

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  1. Jul 6, 2018
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    K2K Full Member

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    Football's coming home?

    3pm Sweden vs England
    7pm Russia vs Croatia

    Confirmed how to have a European winner for the 4th consecutive tournament
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    Damien Self-Aware RedCafe Database (and Admin) Staff

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    FootballHQ Full Member

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    England 2-0 Sweden.

    Russia 2-1 Croatia.
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    The Stain Soccer Manager's Highwayman

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    Sweden to win on penalties obviously.
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    Ban Full Member

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    Oh yes, bricking it. I feel a bit tense and sick the whole day.
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    el3mel Full Member

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    England and Russia to pass through.
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    Revan Assumptionman

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    Want and guess that England and Croatia win. So, it has to be Sweden and Russia.
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    Emzreus New Member

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    Sweden 1-0 England
    Russia 2-2 Croatia. Croatia win on pens.

    Football's not coming home!
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    PoTMS Full Member

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    Spare a thought for all those working this weekend. :(
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    0161_UNITED Full Member

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    It’s coming home lads, GTFI
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    MadMike Full Member

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    Even Putin knows.....

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    Djemba-Djemba Full Member

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    Nerves kicking in already.

    Come on England!

    Early goal is crucial.
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    Minimalist Full Member

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    Let's hope for a Sweden/Russia double eh?!

    I think England will do enough to beat Sweden but honestly can't call it. Ditto for the Croatia/Russia game with the former obviously the better side but who knows what will happen.
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    duffer Sensible and not a complete jerk like most oppo's Scout

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    Oh mighty Lord Xenu, please deliver a comfortable 2-0 England win.
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    lewwoo Full Member

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    I feel as sick as a dog about this game. It would be so huge for the country to get to a world cup semi final. Nothing brings the country together like the national team doing well and god do we need it at the moment.
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    Ola New Member

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    Lindelöf will send England home
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    MaxiPaxi likes to shove his mum's boiled eggs up his rectum

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    Nerves have well and truly kicked in. Absolutely bricking it now.

    Good luck for tomorrow. @Ban @No Idea For Nickname @Andycoleno9 and all other resident Croats. But not too much luck.

    2-1 Russia. :)
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    Judas Open to offers

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    Two dreadful games I expect.

    Just hope we can somehow click into gear and not fall victim of the great Swedish defensive wall. Expectations are very low.
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    Pink Moon Full Member

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    Got a horrible feeling that Russia will beat Croatia.

    Croatia have some huge players a yellow away from a suspension (Rakitic, Vrsaljko, Brozovic, Mandzukic, Rebic) of the starters. Gonna have to be mindful of that. Could probably get away with Brozovic missing the semi because Kovacic coming in is a quality player but Rakitic, Mandzukic or Rebic could be disastrous.
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    No Idea For Nickname Full Member

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    I will find you all!!
    I'm not bricking it..
    I'm not bricking it..
    I'm not bricking it..
    I'm not bricking it..
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    Oh look, so many bricks around me!
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    el3mel Full Member

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    Sorry bro, good luck tomorrow but I'm starting to get the same South Korea 2002 vibe with this Russia side, just with less ref scandals.
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    Believe cards are wiped after QF
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    I think that tomorrow will be a boring day for the neutrals... and the english fans. :angel:

    Sweden 1-0 England
    Russia 0-1 Croatia
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    Pink Moon Full Member

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    They are but only in the sense that a booking can't see you miss the final. Anyone on the suspension tightrope who is booked in the QF still misses the semi ie Meunier tonight for Belgium.
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    Seven Seas Sardines Full Member

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    You helped me decide what my dream scenario would be like. Sweden playing Croatia in semi without Rakitic, Mandzukic and Rebic who all got booked during 120 minutes. :drool:
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    izec Full Member

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    I hope for England and Croatia, but think it will be Sweden and Croatia. England surprise me and deliver for once
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    Mr Pigeon baldy fatty bum bum

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    The beautiful, sophisticated Swedes are going to lose to the pork-faced, bigoted six toed English. J/k come on England
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    paulscholes18 Full Member

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    This is my favourite one
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    Yagami Full Member

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    Come on England. Do it for Frank Skinner.
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    Giggs86 Full Member

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    I think tomorrow is the day that Russia will be found out to be out of their depth. The Croats will click like they did against the Argies, the Russian adrenaline will wear off, and it will end with an absolute thrashing.
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    99withaflake Full Member

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    Probably the best video on the internet at the moment. This is next level stuff.

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    duffer Sensible and not a complete jerk like most oppo's Scout

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    It astonishing that they've not re-released it.
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    Isotope Full Member

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    It has the feel like when United reached that last CL Final. Facing relatively "easy" teams up to the last hurdle, when then Barca taught us about football.

    WC Final: England vs France.
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    Ban Full Member

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    You're from Russia? :)
    Good luck to you too! :)
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    Rednotdead Full Member

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    England v Sweden is going to be a dour game unless there's an early goal. Could go to ET/penalties. One goal will probably win it.

    Croatia to beat Russia.
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    P-Nut fan of well-known French footballer Fabinho

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    Probably don't want to jinx it at this point. The tournament will be viewed as a success at this point anyway so they can re-release it afterwards and the sales will still fly
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 New Member

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    Wouldn't be surprised of it. They are a tricky team.
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    We need an rvn Full Member

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    Don't know about anyone else, but woke up and took the dog out for her early morning walk and there's just a strange nervous vibe around the place. Like the whole nation is just waiting for 3pm to arrive.
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    FromTheBench Full Member

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    England need to be more attacking VS sweden.
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    MadMike Full Member

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    Don’t really think getting knocked out by Sweden will be viewed as a success. I still believe that, considering the opponents they were pitted against, England will need to reach semis for this tournament to be a success.

    Then they’ll have exceeded expectations and be more free of pressure.