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    Road to Russia 2018

    Delighted to get the easy top seeds. Bring it on.
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    Now I know moaning about footy rankings is like shouting at clouds for being white and fluffy, but yer Leekists as a top seed ahead of Italy and France?

    As far as I can see they're only really beaten yer Phelgms who've been a non-shyte side for about five seconds themselves.
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    Not even google can help me with that one Brumbers.

    Edit: I assume Leekists are Wales and Phelgms are Belgium.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cabinet96 View Post
    Not even google can help me with that one Brumbers.

    Edit: I assume Leekists are Wales and Phelgms are Belgium.
    Exactly so.


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    Don't think we could have got an easier draw

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Exactly so.
    Still think of the Welsh as woolybacks myself - really should try and rise above that I suppose

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    Quote Originally Posted by GIMH View Post
    Don't think we could have got an easier draw
    Already made that joke mate, keep up.

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    The difference is am not joking

    The only side that would worry me is you guys, but only because of the Derby game factor.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cabinet96 View Post
    Not even google can help me with that one Brumbers.

    Edit: I assume Leekists are Wales and Phelgms are Belgium.
    Took me ages. For a while I thought he meant New Zealand.

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    Presumably Auntie has made a mistake and Australia are in it?

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    Rainbow Alliance?

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    Having a quick look at the groups, is one being touted as the group of death because I can't see any in particular. I guess if you are from Sweden, Hungary, Bosnia, Turkey etc you might have a different view,
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    Perfect draw for the Republic given they're 4th seeds, but unless they sack O'Neill it won't matter.

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    The opening weekend of South American qualifiers once again showed why they are the toughest qualifying zone in world football - with Chile and Ecuador securing wins over Brazil and Argentina as everyone is aware

    Chile win over Brazil not much of surprise given their continued struggles, but even without Messi Ecuador winning in Argentina is HUGE!


    Mexico toppling USA in front almost 100,000 fans to secure place in Russia 2017 Confederations Cup was a nice watch


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