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  1. aleeex1972
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    May 29, 2021
    Also, fun fact: both European trophies this year were won by last 2 managers of PSG, Emery and Tuchel.
     
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    Ordinary Joel Found a new way to flow

    May 29, 2021
    Congrats to your bois @Jakey :rejoice:
     
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  3. Jakey
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    Jakey You Reckon

    May 29, 2021
    LOOK AT KANTE MAN, SO INSPIRATIONAL
     
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  4. Jakey
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    Jakey You Reckon

    May 29, 2021
    Tuchel is a god, look how he turned around this team when he took over. There are definitely a few people on City that really derserved to win the UCL but you can't not say the same about Chelsea. The heart and passion is all there, without gettng too carried away, as soon as we improve our finishing we are going to be a very dangerous club for the next few years.


    I AM OVER THE MOON
     
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  5. Detroit24
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    That was impressive by Chelsea...3wins against City wow...they own them...that is sooo difficult to do...didn’t see this happen...had city winning this
     
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  6. aleeex1972
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    May 30, 2021
    Now bring on EURO man, can't wait no more.

    11th of June, first game : Turkey - Italy
     
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  7. Detroit24
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    love the international competitions. Euro + World Cup put out a great product in the summer time

    Glad we get euro this year
     
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    Alpha

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    England will win this year.
     
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  10. Detroit24
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    Jun 10, 2021 at 5:06 PM
    that will be a shock...even as favourites....they usually choke under pressure...they have plenty of home games at group stage and...if they get to semis/finals...they finish 1st in their group they will get Germany,France or Portugal....they may want to finish 2nd lol

    France will be tough to beat...

    but I’m takin Portugal Belgium, Italy to win it all...I think 1 of them do it this year
     
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 1:28 AM
    If you guys wanna play around with the tournament simulator and see who ya'll got as winners: https://gaming.uefa.com/en/uefaeuro2020tournamentpredictor/main

    For me it was Italy.
     
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 1:29 AM
    I told a friend of mine yesterday when he asked me who do I support this EURO those exact teams that you've mentioned but in this order: Italiy, Portugal and Belgium.

    Lets goooooooooooo today is the day.
     
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  13. Detroit24
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 10:44 AM
    Hahaha I think they are all really balanced teams...if they get the right draw in knockout stages they can go far or win it all

    should be a good first game...turkey is solid...I’m going to say a tie...1-1...what’s your prediction?

    Italy typically start slow and then heat up...if they are going far

    I say Italy/Turkey finish 1/2 in this group
     
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  14. Detroit24
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 10:49 AM
    @aleeex1972 who is your sleeper in this tournament? That isn’t 1 of the top favourites?

    I think Denmark/Austria have the teams to surprise and maybe goto quarterfinals
     
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 6:41 PM
    3-1 for Italy that was my prediction all day long lol.

    Great game. Turkey got simply outclassed.
    Also Fun fact : is the first in Italy's history at EUROs when they scored 3 goals in a game.
     
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 6:43 PM
    Hmm. I'll say Ukraine/Wales.

    Also hear me out on this one: Hungary will not finish last in the group with France, Portugal and Germany.
     
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 7:42 PM
    that’s a big time take. That would be shocking...considering the talent on those teams

    Ukraine a good pick...let’s see Wales can do it again...last euros they went on quite the run
     
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    Jun 11, 2021 at 7:45 PM
    agreed, thought turkey would put up a better fight...Italy at home too....should be easy 3 games?

    wow that’s interesting stat...I mean they traditionally are defensive minded team
     
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    Jun 12, 2021 at 2:11 AM
    Yup that's what are known for, but how they played today Jesus they looked more like Brazil in their prime then Italy lol

    I think they should not have any issues in winning all three games, maybe a draw in the last game if they already went through after two games.
     
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    Jun 12, 2021 at 2:12 AM
    Remember this at 2014 World cup ? lol who would have thought. Is kinda the same scenario if not even worse for Costa Rica.

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