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About time I won one ! The Olympic in Stockholm really is a superb stadium to look at, but is in fact not the best for watching football. But well worth making the effort nonetheless.

Right then, folks - get those questions coming in, although I am away for the weekend so the answers will dry up from the middle of tomorrow till Monday !


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Is it a club?



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Is it a club?



No - sorry.


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Is it a person?


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Is it a person?



Not that either, I'm afraid


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Ground?


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Is it an event/occurrence?



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Ground?



Not a ground !


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Not that, either ...


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Is it a publication?



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Is it a publication?



Afraid not.

Keep thinking chaps (and chapesses ?) - no more answers till Monday I'm afraid ......


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Is it a Trophy


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Is it tangible?



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Can you eat it ?


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Is it based in the UK?



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Is it a Trophy



No it isn't.


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Is it tangible?


Yes it is.


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Can you eat it ?



I suppose you could do, but it would not generally be recognised as edible.


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Is it based in the UK?



Not a geographically specific item, although they might not be found in outer space.


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Is it a piece of equipment?



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Is there only one of this item?


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Is it used to carry things?

G: A carrier bag



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It is indeed.


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Is there only one of this item?



Not normally.


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Is it used to carry things?

G: A carrier bag



No, and therefore no again !


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Anything to do with flags?

G. Corner flags.



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Nets of the goal variety


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Do you get more than one at a football game?



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G. Corner flags.



Yes, but NOT corner flags.

Ball now rolling along the line - who's going to get there first to tap it into the net ?


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Nets of the goal variety



Sorry - no.


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Sometimes.


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A pennant?



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Substitute/time added on numbers board?


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A pennant?



Oh, dear - terrible miskick in front of goal ! No, NOT a pennant.


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Substitute/time added on numbers board?



No, sorry. We have established it is something to do with flags.


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No, sorry. We have established it is something to do with flags.



Assistant referees' (linesmen's) flags??


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No, sorry. We have established it is something to do with flags.



Assistant referees' (linesmen's) flags??


Ooh - another near miss !


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Is it a league emblem flag thing? (the sort that might be flown above a ground - getting very technical!)


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Is it a flagpole


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Is it a league emblem flag thing? (the sort that might be flown above a ground - getting very technical!)



Think I know what you mean - nice try, but no !


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G. Those pointless flag-posts that some clubs place opposite the ends of the halfway line.



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No, sorry !


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G. Those pointless flag-posts that some clubs place opposite the ends of the halfway line.



Oh, dear - Houston we have a problem. The above answer is indeed correct - the flags placed level with the halfway line, optional according to the Laws of the Game, and which seem to be disappearing almost completely. I have certainly not noticed any anywhere abroad and only occasionally in this country these days ...

However this appears to me to be your second guess of the day , having previously said "is it a pennant" although I suppose you might argue this is a general question rather than a specific guess.

Accordingly I am referring the matter to the third umpire (Vienna) for a definitive decision !!


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One question AND one guess allowed per day Dave, them's the rules. My earlier post was a question. It did have a question mark! Angelic



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But it could easily have been the answer. Let's wait for Vienna to rule !


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But it could easily have been the answer. Let's wait for Vienna to rule !

It seems that Angus is taking ages. For what my tuppence worth is erm... worth... Nick B has won this one. But as an ongoing little suggestion, why don't we agree to put a "Q" before a question and an "A" before every GUESS??? As I say, it is up to you guys... I am moderator on this one, but I want to keep it democratic.

Everyone take heed, I'll add it to the top note when I'm a little more sober, but I reckon it'll save a ton of arguments... Woody, is it over to Nico? Anyone object?



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Yes - I'm happy with that. I was going to suggest we rule not out as the video ref. is clearly not available but I do agree with your clarification. I still don't quite know how we deal with the situation where a question is also a potential answer (in the instant case the solution could have simply been a pennant) but maybe I'm just being a GOM and pernickety ?

 
 


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