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Ken Smith
Ken Smith
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Joined: June 18, 2020 11:01 pm
Last seen: November 29, 2022 8:10 pm
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RE: World Cup 2022

Whilst I have no interest in this year’s World Cup whatsoever and couldn’t care less if England win it or lose it was certainly different in 1966. Tha...

3 hours ago
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@original-fat-bob Then why is it that I can’t recover a blog which I did yesterday having always being able to in the past even the following day d...

1 day ago
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RE: Boro State Of Play

Yesterday wasn’t completely wasted however as I had recorded Gilbert and Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore earlier on Sky Arts which in my opinion is the best c...

1 day ago
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Thanks for that information. I remember the broadcast, but not the result, yet have no idea why this friendly match was chosen for broadcasting. Perha...

2 days ago
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Werdermouth Well that was fun whilst it lasted, but what has happened to references to the 2022 World Cup? I was merrily typing away giving my view...

2 days ago
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Martin. Indeed! My final thoughts. Death, where is thy sting, where is thy victory?

2 days ago
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Now the sad news of the death of the former Scottish rugby union player Dodie Weir. Sometimes we tend to forget about other people’s health problems, ...

2 days ago
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MW in Darwin Thanks so much for those Boro results against Hibs. Sometimes my long term memory fails me. Even the Hibs website didn’t mention any of...

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Does anyone remember Lawrie Reilly, arguably the most famous Hibernian player of the early 50s? I saw him a couple of times, once playing on the wing ...

3 days ago
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No league match today for Pools Jarkko, but a tasty home FA Cup match at home to Harrogate Town.

3 days ago
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Well I’m actually enjoying NOT watching the 2022 World Cup, and the sooner it is over the better as far as I’m concerned. My recollections of my next ...

4 days ago
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The 1962 World Cup was the most controversial at the time for a number of reasons. After the previous two World Cups had been held in Europe, the Amer...

4 days ago
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I have to agree with Michael Carrick when he states that looking at League tables is futile at this stage of the season. Since 2004 there have been 58...

5 days ago
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Serendipitously whilst taking a break from watching Sports DVDs and Video Cassettes I came across Julian Webber introducing a programme about Classic ...

6 days ago
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My Oxford Dictionary of 1,632 pages definitely states that one meaning of pale is lacking lustre, dim.

6 days ago
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Now before anybody thinks that I’m completely bonkers, I hope that this proves that whilst admittedly agreeing that I may be eccentric, I’m certainly ...

7 days ago
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Well I’ve managed to avoid any of this year’s World Cup so far and didn’t know if any goals had indeed been scored, although I had suspected there mig...

1 week ago
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On reflection it’s probably overstating it to say that the four Home countries all qualified for the 1958 World Cup as there wasn’t a true qualificat...

1 week ago
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It’s not too late to withdraw from the World Cup yet. If all the European countries agreed to withdraw after the first round of fixtures, that certain...

1 week ago
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RE: Boro State Of Play

KP in Spain Surely that must have been Emerson. The best foreigner Boro ever signed in my opinion.

1 week ago
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Such an eerie silence on the football scene at the moment. Little interest shown by many in the World Cup, nor even the FA Cup 2nd Round next weekend ...

1 week ago
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The big question though is why Motsi Mabuse appeared to wear a shopping basket on her head on Strictly last night?

1 week ago
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Well said Werdermouth! Not only football has been tainted, but so many other of my favourite sports as well by the filthy lucre.

1 week ago
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Countdown to the World Cup? Won’t watch the latter, and haven’t watched the former since Carol Vorderman was replaced. But did once appear on Fifteen ...

1 week ago
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What I have to finally write today is that I never expected that the Rugby League World Cup would potentially outshine the Football World Cup. I’ve al...

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Didn’t finish my recollections of the 1950 World Cup until after 2am. but enjoyed reminiscing about it again. That Uruguayan striker Schiaffino was s...

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The First World Cup I ever saw on television was held in Switzerland in 1954 and it was goals, goals all the way. In fact 140 of them in just 26 match...

2 weeks ago
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Jarrko I need to correct you mate, but it was West Auckland Town not the Bishops who won the mythical World Cup in 1909 against the Swiss side Wint...

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