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jakefrep Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-12-06 08:56 PM
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13. Any suggestion that involves more penalty kicks is crap
Might as well settle games with a coin flip at that point
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  -Here are my suggestions to make soccer better: Bushknew  Jun-11-06 02:06 PM   #0 
  - All unnecessary  Bleachers7   Jun-11-06 02:59 PM   #1 
  - I totally agree.  TahitiNut   Jun-12-06 12:36 AM   #3 
  - Agreed...  jakefrep   Jun-12-06 10:59 PM   #15 
  - some problems...  northzax   Jun-11-06 04:09 PM   #2 
  - I agree  underpants   Jun-12-06 09:08 AM   #6 
  - Penalty kicks, capricious? Football needs more drama.  Bushknew   Jun-12-06 02:07 PM   #9 
     - it was Roberto Baggio, actually  northzax   Jun-12-06 03:06 PM   #10 
     - Drama is Trinidad fending off a heavily favoured Sweden's  Telly Savalas   Jun-12-06 10:45 PM   #14 
  - Sorry. Can't get past the diving.  SixStrings   Jun-12-06 07:16 AM   #4 
  - Ah the miracle of cold water  underpants   Jun-12-06 08:25 AM   #5 
  - Gotta love the Magic Sponge!...  SidDithers   Jun-16-06 08:33 AM   #32 
  - Same thing happens in a lot of sports  manic expression   Jun-15-06 10:41 PM   #28 
  - No.  Kipling   Jun-12-06 10:53 AM   #7 
  - The flow of the game ...  Bushknew   Jun-12-06 01:34 PM   #8 
     - "cheerleaders"??  TahitiNut   Jun-12-06 03:28 PM   #11 
  - Ending a game in a 0-0 draw is ridiculous ?  fedsron2us   Jun-12-06 03:48 PM   #12 
  - they quite often have games that go on for five days and end in a draw..  frylock   Jun-14-06 04:44 PM   #16 
     - Huge overstatement. Often it's barely four!  Kipling   Jun-15-06 09:59 AM   #20 
  - Any suggestion that involves more penalty kicks is crap  jakefrep   Jun-12-06 08:56 PM   #13 
  - 2 point goals  StopThePendulum   Jun-14-06 09:28 PM   #17 
  - Why?  Kipling   Jun-15-06 11:01 AM   #21 
  - Long kicks rarely result in a goal.  President Kerry   Jun-19-06 08:06 PM   #34 
  - Some other soccer observations  Bushknew   Jun-15-06 01:30 AM   #18 
  - And there is nothing  northzax   Jun-15-06 03:55 PM   #22 
  - Also, FIFA instituted a relatively new rule where to discourage  President Kerry   Jun-19-06 08:10 PM   #35 
     - worth noting that the US was punished for this yesterday  northzax   Jun-23-06 11:33 AM   #42 
  - Typical  Ravenseye   Jun-15-06 09:30 AM   #19 
  - In a very real sense, the beauty of soccer is that ...  TahitiNut   Jun-15-06 04:22 PM   #23 
  - soccer will never make it as a major sport in the US because  lakeguy   Jun-15-06 06:01 PM   #24 
  - Ding ding ding ding ding!!!!  drdtroit   Jun-15-06 09:26 PM   #26 
  - it will never be a big sport here because  crimson333   Jun-22-06 04:56 PM   #40 
  - I agree about #2  bigwillq   Jun-15-06 08:32 PM   #25 
  - A tie is a legitimate outcome when the two teams are evenly matched.  President Kerry   Jun-19-06 08:13 PM   #36 
     - anyone who watched the Italy game on Saturday  northzax   Jun-19-06 10:59 PM   #39 
  - Sorry, but that would be terrible  manic expression   Jun-15-06 10:00 PM   #27 
  - One Thing I'd Change Is Offsides  ProfessorGAC   Jun-16-06 07:07 AM   #29 
  - Offsides is a clever defensive strategy that must be used  President Kerry   Jun-19-06 08:17 PM   #37 
  - au contraire  northzax   Jun-19-06 10:55 PM   #38 
  - Dupe  ProfessorGAC   Jun-16-06 07:07 AM   #30 
  - Hundreds of millions of people around the world disagree...  SidDithers   Jun-16-06 08:26 AM   #31 
  - No offense intended....  ALiberalSailor   Jun-19-06 09:13 AM   #33 
  - How about ...  Sentinel Chicken   Jun-23-06 10:38 AM   #41 
  - Umm.  HuckleB   Jun-23-06 12:06 PM   #43 
  - Bragging Rights Kick  Bushknew   Jul-09-06 04:14 PM   #44 
  - it's ironic, isn't it?  northzax   Jul-09-06 09:36 PM   #45 
  - Two less players on each side  Awsi Dooger   Jul-10-06 04:10 AM   #46 
 

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