Euro 2012

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  1. scherzo1928

    scherzo1928 has wood for you

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    So, who would you like to win/ who do you think will win?

    I think Spain still plays the best football in the world, but I'm not sure it will be enough this time... Perhaps the Netherlands?

    Anyways, I watched a tiiny bit of the opening ceremony, and loved to hear Chopin's Opus #25 right off the bat! At least we're off to a good start!
     
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  2. Sebastian

    Sebastian Poland CEO / RHLC ©

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    I'll definitely watch a lot of games...
    Watching Poland Greece right now 1-1 :rant:

    Hard to say, Holland is good, hope England will do well.. most of all I hope to see good football :yesway:
     
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    As an Englishman I am prepared for disappointment.
     
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    Draw... we had a lot of good chances in the first half, but wasted...
    at 1:1 Greece had a penalty kick, thankfully our goalkeeper saved it!
     
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    Aye, completely dominated them the first 15-20 min, but missed a lot of chances. Also, kudos to the Greek for almoast turning the game around with 10 players (can't believe that poor guy got sent off). All in all, great match!
     
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    Yeah... I'm looking forward to the Russia - Czech Republic game, hard to say who will win, both good teams.. hmm.. I'd go with the Czech Republic - their goalkeeper is truly one of the best in the world right now! but they have to score :wavey:
     
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    :lol: at the red-card happy ref. Apparently he gave out like 16 red cards in the last 19 games he was the referee in.
     
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    Yeah, the commentators here told he gives like 7 yellow cards a game in the Spanish league :lol:
     
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    I watch a good 5-6 La Liga games every week (I really don't sleep much) and he is hands down the worst ref in there.
     
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    Man, did I not expect that.. but it's good! a lot of goals, good game :)
    Russians are very dangerous!
     
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    I want Germany to win, without sounding like a douchebag.. we play the best football in the world.
     
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    Damn, Holland wasted even more occasions to score then we did :lol:

    Congratulations to Denmark! :)
     
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    Good game - now for ESP vs. GER that will be a good game.
     
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    Definitely! hard to say who will win, Germany has a rather young team.
    I wonder how Ronaldo will perform...

    If I had to place a bet I'd say Germany will win :scratch:
     
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    I'm gonna say the same - Germany is a very well oiled machine. Portugal has it's ups and downs and needs Ronaldo to perform to get stuff going.
     
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    As a Brit living in Germnay, it;s got to be Germany tonight.
     
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    This game needs a goal to liven things up a bit. Germany are dominating the game, plenty of possession but it's not leading to much. Portugal don't look great but I reckon they could snatch a goal on the break.

    Early 2nd half goal for either side would be good.
     
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    :agreed:

    Good game so far, definitely would like to see 2-3 goals next half :yesway:
     
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    Great second half - especially the end.
    If only Portugal would attack at the beginning like in the second half t would be a different game!

    Congratulations Germany! well deserved win :)
     
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    Portugal left it too late to actually start playing some decent football. Germany deserved to win.

    Not a great game, very scrappy, a lot of fouls breaking up the flow of the game. Last 10-15 minutes was entertaining.
     

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