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by daib0
Yesterday, 13:27
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

Don't they call it First Round Proper anymore? In the good old days I used to love it when we made the First Round Proper. think it's still optional .... but Posh, as a league team, would always be in the First Round (proper) and the 3rd Round when a second tier side, surely? When I say the "good o...
by daib0
Yesterday, 09:52
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

tonyp wrote:
18 Aug 2017, 22:45
Don't they call it First Round Proper anymore?
In the good old days I used to love it when we made the First Round Proper.
think it's still optional .... but Posh, as a league team, would always be in the First Round (proper) and the 3rd Round when a second tier side, surely?
by daib0
18 Aug 2017, 19:42
Forum: General Chat
Topic: RIP Sir Bruce
Replies: 10
Views: 131

Re: RIP Sir Bruce

Here he is playing for Blackpool in a 1965 charity match (see post #6) ...

http://www.backhenrystreet.co.uk/thread ... Zc19yhJY_4
by daib0
18 Aug 2017, 19:11
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

For your diaries ... The Emirates FA Cup Season 2017-18 - Round Dates Extra Preliminary Round Saturday 5 August 2017 Preliminary Round Saturday 19 August 2017 First Round Qualifying Saturday 2 September 2017 Second Round Qualifying Saturday 16 September 2017 Third Round Qualifying Saturday 30 Septe...
by daib0
18 Aug 2017, 19:07
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

FA Cup: BBC to stream South Shields v Bridlington Town FA Cup preliminary tie The BBC will broadcast South Shields ' game against Bridlington Town in the preliminary round of the FA Cup. South Shields will host the tie, which takes place on 19 August, with kick-off at 12:30 BST. Match of the Day co...
by daib0
18 Aug 2017, 19:06
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

BBC FA Cup FA Cup: Singer Jake Quickenden looking to hit the right notes for Ossett Town He's been watched on television by millions, performed on stage in front of thousands at Wembley Arena, and has nearly 500,000 followers on Twitter. On Saturday, Jake Quickenden is set to play for his new eight...
by daib0
16 Aug 2017, 22:16
Forum: Predictions
Topic: League 1 finishing positions 2017/18
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: League 1 finishing positions 2017/18

Oxford P'boro :D Wigan A Blackburn R Blackpool BradfordC Scunthorpe U Doncaster R Portsmouth Gillingham Rotherham U MK Dons Charlton A Wimbledon Northampton Oldham A Fleetwood Bristol R Plymouth A Rochdale Shrewsbury T Southend U Bury Walsall WOW!! I've got first THREE nailed on so far!!!! :clap: :...
by daib0
16 Aug 2017, 22:14
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Today's the day
Replies: 26
Views: 435

Re: Today's the day

17th August 1836 British parliament accepts registration of births, marriages and deaths 1869 1st international boat race (River Thames, Oxford beats Harvard) 1944 Canadian 2nd division conquers Falaise, Normandy 1944 Soviet troops arrive at Austria-Prussia border 1945 Korea is divided into North a...
by daib0
10 Aug 2017, 23:04
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

FA Cup Qualifying Scores - results here: http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/fa-cup-qualifying/scores-fixtures Any teams near you?? :lol: Depends on whether you're talking about as the kookaburra flies or by jumbo jet. I'd really need a map of the UK to give an accurate answer. They said on the Black...
by daib0
10 Aug 2017, 22:29
Forum: Just For Fun
Topic: Pictorial jokes (good and bad, mostly bad)
Replies: 544
Views: 27042

Re: Pictorial jokes (good and bad, mostly bad)

Are the Americans and North Korea actually THAT far apart?!

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by daib0
10 Aug 2017, 22:12
Forum: General Football Chat
Topic: The big FA Cup thread 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 131

The big FA Cup thread 2017-18

I thought it a good idea to put this up soon, because when we get to the First Round proper I'm up for doing the FA Cup Upsets Comp once again! And so it starts up once again... FA Cup preliminary round live on BBC Sport It is just 69 days since Arsenal beat Chelsea to win the 2016-17 FA Cup at Wemb...
by daib0
10 Aug 2017, 09:52
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Today's the day
Replies: 26
Views: 435

Re: Today's the day

10th August 1316 - Second Battle of Athenry, Anglo-Norman victory over Gaelic clan alliance 1893 - Chinese deported from San Francisco under Exclusion Act 1897 - Automobile Club of Great Britain established (now: Royal Automobile Club) 1911 - Parliament Act reduces power of UK's House of Lords 1920 ...
by daib0
09 Aug 2017, 10:44
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Today's the day
Replies: 26
Views: 435

Re: Today's the day

Really good composer, long out of fashion, now starting to come back!!! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Albert William Ketèlbey (born Ketelbey; 9 August 1875 – 26 November 1959) was an English composer, conductor and pianist, bes...
by daib0
08 Aug 2017, 21:17
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Today's the day
Replies: 26
Views: 435

Re: Today's the day

On August 7th 1975 the actress Charlize Theron, known both for her lithe blonde beauty (she was named 2007’s “Sexiest Woman of the Year” by Esquire magazine) and serious acting chops (she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for 2003’s Monster), was born in Benoni, South Africa. http://esq.h-cdn....
by daib0
04 Aug 2017, 21:59
Forum: Predictions
Topic: The 10 Champs Game 2017-18
Replies: 25
Views: 409

Re: The 10 Champs Game 2017-18

ENTRIES CLOSED!! These are everyone's competitors this season: READING - ROYALS RENDEZVOUS 9 daib0 Clyde 1998 Tilehurstsouthbank Wolfy Gwent Royal RoyalJoe Foxxinator Darlington Number 13 BLACKPOOL - BACK HENRY STREET 7 Vince CheshireSeasider thetruth1953 Qblock87 Magic147 TheSuffolkSeasider tanger...