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Old 12-06-2013, 01:15 PM    (permalink
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- Wow, that's a tough group. I still believe USA can do it. Draw here, win there...
- Spain and Netherlands in the same group? When was the last time 2 WC finalists wind up in the same group the following tournament?
- Group 'D' is kind of Group of Death also.


And it's Belgium again for Russia!

Man, Belgium has provided so many nightmare WC moments for Russia.
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- Wow, that's a tough group. I still believe USA can do it. Draw here, win there...
- Spain and Netherlands in the same group? When was the last time 2 WC finalists wind up in the same group the following tournament?
- Group 'D' is kind of Group of Death also.


And it's Belgium again for Russia!

Man, Belgium has provided so many nightmare WC moments for Russia.
lol the US will be lucky to get a point from anybody in the group. I laughed so hard when Nate silver came on to try to pretend like the us has any hope of advancing.
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If the US can best Ghana, I think they'll pull it off. They've got a really solid team this time. Solid enough to draw Portugal on a normal day and not lose to Germany on their best day (and Germany's worst).
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Group c is the group of death. Colombia and Japan should advance, but the Ivorians and Greeks could steal the group.
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If the US can best Ghana, I think they'll pull it off. They've got a really solid team this time.
No, they'll lose to Germany and lose to Portugal. If they can get a point off Ghana you take that and celebrate.
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US can beat Ghana. If we don't get 3 points there though, we're toast.
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Is the general consensus that the team USA puts forward in 6 months will be better than the one in 2010? I'm not sold on that. I think the state of USA soccer going forward is better than it was 4 years ago, but I'm not sure this actual team will be better. And we lost to Ghana 4 years ago.
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And I love how underrated the Swiss are. They're going to win that group and then beat England or Uruguay in the first knockout round. That teams really tough behind Shaqiri, Xhaka, Seferovic and Stoker/Mehmedi/Drmic/Kasami/Frey. And the Basel boys in back are going to explode. That's why I prey that Gladbach can move on schar and sommer before their prices explode this summer.
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Ronaldo has been pretty bad in the WC so far so maybe that curse can hang over Portugal also and we can stick in there with them. This is all doubtful but I love the WC too much to just give up all hope this early.
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They can, but Ghana can beat them to *shrug* And Ghana would be deserved favorites.
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USA beats Ghana. USA ties Portugal. USA loses to Germany. 4 pts.

Germany beats everyone. 9 pts.

Ghana beats Portugal and loses to USA and Germany. 3 pts

Portugal ties USA. Loses to Ghana and Germany. 1 pts.

USA advances!

Not impossible and stranger things have happened... like beating Germany 4-3 this year right Rosy? I'm not confident in our chances at all though.
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Ronaldo has been pretty bad in the WC so far so maybe that curse can hang over Portugal also and we can stick in there with them. This is all doubtful but I love the WC too much to just give up all hope this early.
It's a myth that Portugal have underachieved in big tourneys. Cr7 doesn't put up crazy numbers but they're perennially one of the best teams not to win the whole thing.
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USA beats Ghana. USA ties Portugal. USA loses to Germany. 4 pts.

Germany beats everyone. 9 pts.

Ghana beats Portugal and loses to USA and Germany. 3 pts

Portugal ties USA. Loses to Ghana and Germany. 1 pts.

USA advances!

Not impossible and stranger things have happened... like beating Germany 4-3 this year right Rosy? I'm not confident in our chances at all though.
...against Germany's c team...we don't play the c team at the WC...
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Is the general consensus that the team USA puts forward in 6 months will be better than the one in 2010? I'm not sold on that. I think the state of USA soccer going forward is better than it was 4 years ago, but I'm not sure this actual team will be better. And we lost to Ghana 4 years ago.
Back line is worse but mids and forwards are better. That game was close in 2010 and could have went either way.
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...against Germany's c team...we don't play the c team at the WC...
Fully aware was poking fun. Neither team fielded their "A" team and I'm 100% confident the Germans will blitzkrieg this group without issue. :P
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Group c is the group of death. Colombia and Japan should advance, but the Ivorians and Greeks could steal the group.
I noticed also that it's an evenly matched group.

But generally, I view group of death as one with 3 elite teams.

Uruguay, England and Italy in one group is pretty tough.
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They can, but Ghana can beat them to *shrug* And Ghana would be deserved favorites.
No one is saying USA is favored, but it's not a lost group. They were going to have a tough time in any group. I think they benefit from not being favored, and Ghana & Portugal are basically on the same tier with them, so it's not some miracle to best either team..

It's going to be worth the watch and if they do ferry through, it'll be huge.
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Portugal is definitely not on the same tier as the US.
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I noticed also that it's an evenly matched group.

But generally, I view group of death as one with 3 elite teams.

Uruguay, England and Italy in one group is pretty tough.
Uruguay are a mess and England aren't very good. Any group c team could come second to Italy in that group. Colombia's a top team and will be in the quarters or semis, Japan are a good team who can make the quarters, the Ivorians are a tough team with quality and the Greeks have mitro to give them a goal if their bus holds up.

No group has 3 elite teams but group c will be by far the most competitive.
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The USA on the same tier as a Portugal side who've been the only team other than Germany and at times Italy to be able to play with Spain...lol...

Anyway here are my super early picks:
Group A: Brazil - 1st, Cameroon, Mexico, Croatia - 2nd
Group B: Spain - 1st, Chile, Australia, Netherlands - 2nd
Group C: Colombia - 1st, Cote D'Ivoire - maybe, Japan - 2nd, Greece
Group D: Uruguay - 2nd, Italy - 1st, Costa Rica, England
Group E: Switzerland - 1st, Ecuador, Honduras, France - 2nd
Group F: Argentina - 1st, Nigeria, Iran, Bosnia-Herzegovina - 2nd
Group G: Germany - 1st, Ghana, USA, Portugal - 2nd
Group H: Belgium - 1st, Algeria, South Korea, Russia - 2nd
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Uruguay are a mess and England aren't very good. Any group c team could come second to Italy in that group. Colombia's a top team and will be in the quarters or semis, Japan are a good team who can make the quarters, the Ivorians are a tough team with quality and the Greeks have mitro to give them a goal if their bus holds up.

No group has 3 elite teams but group c will be by far the most competitive.
Just because Uruguay struggled to qualify doesn't mean they are a mess.

Keep in mind, they struggled during the '10 qualification period also.

They still have great talent.
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While Portugal is better than USA, the memory of 2002 still hangs over me.
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If the US can beat Ghana, I give them like a 25% chance of qualifying. They could easily wind up tied on 4 points with Portugal.
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