World Cup: QF: Brazil vs. Belgium, 7/6/2018

Discussion in 'Soccer' started by Live in the Now, Jul 2, 2018.

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Who advances?

Poll closed Jul 6, 2018.
  1. Brazil

    46.0%
  2. Belgium

    54.0%
  1. Suiteness Registered User

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    Mertens out, really? I'm surprised he had the balls to do this, don't get me wrong, Mertens's Casper act was surpassed by De Bruyne only but still.
     
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    Funny tidbit. The word Dries (or Drieß or Driss) is rhineland dialect for shit (poop).
     
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    Fellaini did great when he came on last game, but he's much much better as a sub than as a starter.
     
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    There are just some players who are like that. It takes a certain mindset.
     
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    anyone up for a Neymar embellishment drinking game?
    Just a joke, I don't have that much booze at home.
     
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    You will die.
     
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    Allez les Diables rouge!!
     
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    German commentator is very open about Neymar. "...don't worry about Neymar, he has recovered from the terrible pain the Mexicans inflicted on him".
     
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    Hope this game is half as exciting as the Japan/Belgium game was. Though it seems like the further the competition goes the more cautious the teams become, as it becomes more about not losing than it does about winning.

    I can't help but feel that continuing to force Jesus into the line-up over Firmino is a mistake that will haunt them at some point. Maybe I'm wrong though.

    Despite the local rivalry with the Dutch I do quite like this Belgian team though so I wouldn't mind if they won here and went on to lose to Croatia in the final.
     
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  10. Amerika Ye lyin'dog

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    Insanely weird to see Titi with a Belgium shirt on.
     
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    Conservative approach gonna bite Belgium in the ass here.
     
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    I don’t have FS1 at my work. Is there any where to stream this game?
     
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    I had a feeling that would happen, but they also can’t go down 2-0 today
     
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    What is this Belgium team selection? I guess they are rewarding Chadli and Fellaini for scoring?
     
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    Ah I see Neymar's ankle is still fine. Thank goodness.
     
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    While having Fellaini in midfield is going to give de Bruyne more freedom higher up, it's something I expect to work more in Brazil's favour. I would be very surprised if he doesn't get a card or two.
     
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    I want an upset. Let’s go Belgium!
     
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    Fellaini should have a yellow for that forearm to the back of the head.
     
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    My god! Brazil had only four people in the box, and they still generated a chance.
     
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    Belgium defending that corner F3074F47-5B3C-430F-AB34-F14779E5B7E2.gif
     
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    Unreal first 10 minutes
     
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    Holy shit. What a mess.
     
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    Clumsy defending by Belgium.
     
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    Awesome start
     
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    Belgium needs to play on thd counter.
     

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