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Got one now so let's begin.


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person?


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e/o?



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Neither a person nor an e/o, gentlemen.


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Nice one Paul, was a million miles away on that.

Q) is it a club ?


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Nice one Paul, was a million miles away on that.

Q) is it a club ?


Cheers Chris, bought a raffle ticket and won the prize Unimpressed

It is a club.


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Well done Paul - again!! I had started to think along the lines of someone dying in some sort of accident and that was just about it, was nowhere near anyone.

Is this club currently playing in its national top division?


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I was busy looking at the North Korean '66 squad Unsure Well done again, either way.

Is it a South American Club?



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Well done Paul - again!! I had started to think along the lines of someone dying in some sort of accident and that was just about it, was nowhere near anyone.

Is this club currently playing in its national top division?


Thanks Michael. Yes, they are in the top division


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I was busy looking at the North Korean '66 squad Unsure Well done again, either way.

Is it a South American Club?


Me too, Jamesie!!!

Not South American


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A European club sir?


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A European club sir?


Yes indeed Jimmy


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Early punt before everyone scrambles at midnight!

G: FC Lustenau 07



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Early punt before everyone scrambles at midnight!

G: FC Lustenau 07


Not them KYM.

What made you choose them, out of interest - just a random pot-shot?


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Panic guess...

G - FK Goyazan Qazax


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European club competition pioneers before UEFA etc.



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Is it a British club?


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Do the club hail from a country not recognised by FIFA ?


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Like I've said, I would appreciate if we change the deadline from midnight to e.g. 22:00, for sleeping reasons. I know Paull66 is for the change, (with the exception of Saturdays, which is OK by me too). Most crucial moments here are usually around midnight UK time, which means 1 AM here, and that's a bit too late to stay up jobwise, etc. I think most of us would benefit from having an earlier deadline.

G: FC Barcelona, best club in best European country (Spain), and reigning Champion League champions.


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Panic guess...

G - FK Goyazan Qazax


Not them


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Is it a British club?


Not British either


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Do the club hail from a country not recognised by FIFA ?


No Pat, the country they're from is recognised by FIFA


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Like I've said, I would appreciate if we change the deadline from midnight to e.g. 22:00, for sleeping reasons. I know Paull66 is for the change, (with the exception of Saturdays, which is OK by me too). Most crucial moments here are usually around midnight UK time, which means 1 AM here, and that's a bit too late to stay up jobwise, etc. I think most of us would benefit from having an earlier deadline.

G: FC Barcelona, best club in best European country (Spain), and reigning Champion League champions.


Not Barca, Lars, though no arguments from me with your description of them


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G) I'll go for San Marinese outfit and contender for worst level one team in Europe.....SS San Giovani


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Has this team's country ever had a team qualify for the CL group stages ?


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G) I'll go for San Marinese outfit and contender for worst level one team in Europe.....SS San Giovani


Not them Chris


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Has this team's country ever had a team qualify for the CL group stages ?


Yes it has, BB


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G: Tromsø IL


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G: Tromsø IL


Not them mip


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Random Pre-Midnighter... APOP Kinyras Peyias.



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Shot from distance - IF Brommapojkarna; Europe's largest club with 247 teams and 3,000 players. Maybe.


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Random Pre-Midnighter... APOP Kinyras Peyias.


Not them....


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Shot from distance - IF Brommapojkarna; Europe's largest club with 247 teams and 3,000 players. Maybe.


...nor them


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Is this team from a country that starts with a letter A to L inclusive?



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Is this team from a country that starts with a letter A to L inclusive?


Yes it is.

BTW - looks like it was one heck of a game for Sheffield tonight - 4-1 down, won 5-4 Shocked


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Is this team from a country that starts with a letter A to L inclusive?


Yes it is.

BTW - looks like it was one heck of a game for Sheffield tonight - 4-1 down, won 5-4 Shocked

Yeah, and guess who was working? Unsure Have a read of billybadknees' (of the Kempster Forum Parish) debut match report here - http://behindtheflag2.tripod.com/id79.html - sounded good.



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One to get the ol atlas out...Smile

Is the club based east of Bratislava ?


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One to get the ol atlas out...Smile

Is the club based east of Bratislava ?


Oh, oh, it's getting serious...Wink

West of Bratislava, Chris


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Has this team participated in European Competition ?


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From a city with more than 300,000 inhabitants?


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Has this team participated in European Competition ?


They have indeed


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From a city with more than 300,000 inhabitants?


Less than 300,000 mip


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Does this country have a coastline?


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Does this country have a coastline?


yes it does, TP


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I might as well make a guess now before I go to sleep:

Royal Excelsior Mouscron of the Belgian first division who started the season but were excluded in December.


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So just to clarify the map element we are down to -
Belgium, Bosnia, Croatia, Denmark, Faroes, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland & Italy
This ignores other non-georgraphical factors in the above questions.

Does the country begin with B-F?


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So just to clarify the map element we are down to -
Belgium, Bosnia, Croatia, Denmark, Faroes, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland & Italy
This ignores other non-georgraphical factors in the above questions.

Does the country begin with B-F?

From post #27 we can also exclude Bosnia, Faroes, Iceland and Ireland.


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Does the club name begin with letters A-L?

Early guess as I will probably be on my way back from Wales when it's shots in!

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So a club from the top division of Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, France, Germany or Italy


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I might as well make a guess now before I go to sleep:

Royal Excelsior Mouscron of the Belgian first division who started the season but were excluded in December.


It's not Mouscron


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So just to clarify the map element we are down to -
Belgium, Bosnia, Croatia, Denmark, Faroes, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland & Italy
This ignores other non-georgraphical factors in the above questions.

Does the country begin with B-F?


Yep


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Does the club name begin with letters A-L?

Early guess as I will probably be on my way back from Wales when it's shots in!

G: Slaven Belupo, first Croatian team to compete in European club competition via the Intertoto Cup


Club name does begin with one of A-L.... so not Slaven Belupo


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Does the club name begin with letters A-L?

Early guess as I will probably be on my way back from Wales when it's shots in!

G: Slaven Belupo, first Croatian team to compete in European club competition via the Intertoto Cup


Club name does begin with one of A-L.... so not Slaven Belupo


Just for clarification Paul - would you include initials as part of name eg AS Roma under A rather than R for Roma?


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In Reply To

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Does the club name begin with letters A-L?

Early guess as I will probably be on my way back from Wales when it's shots in!

G: Slaven Belupo, first Croatian team to compete in European club competition via the Intertoto Cup


Club name does begin with one of A-L.... so not Slaven Belupo


Just for clarification Paul - would you include initials as part of name eg AS Roma under A rather than R for Roma?


Fair point, Paddy. I think some initials are more widely used for some clubs than others so I'm going with the first letter of the club's name as it appears on Wikipedia. As a freebie, I don't think this is an issue for the club I'm seeking (....though I stand to be corrected on that) but, as I say, refer to wiki before guessing if in doubt.


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G) Aalborg BK or alternative name AaB

On the basis that if you ground hopped all the european club grounds alphabetically A-Z this would probably be the first club/ground you would visit


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Q: Have you chosen this club - at least partially - because it holds some sort of record?

By the way... In Swedish it's "Ålborg", not Aalborg, and "Å" comes after "Z". Wink


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G) Aalborg BK or alternative name AaB

On the basis that if you ground hopped all the european club grounds alphabetically A-Z this would probably be the first club/ground you would visit


It's not Ålborg, Aalborg or AaB I'm looking for, Chris


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Q: Have you chosen this club - at least partially - because it holds some sort of record?

By the way... In Swedish it's "Ålborg", not Aalborg, and "Å" comes after "Z". Wink


Yes Lars.... but only partially and it's not a very widely known record.

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In Reply To
Q: Have you chosen this club - at least partially - because it holds some sort of record?

By the way... In Swedish it's "Ålborg", not Aalborg, and "Å" comes after "Z". Wink


Yes Lars.... but only partially and it's not a very widely known record.

Cut off any legs today? WinkSly

Oh, I see the basis for another ambiguity entry here Wink. In Danish Å and Aa is the same letter and the last letter in the alphabet. It is pronounced roughly like the vowel sound in "oh". The "Å" was introduced in 1948 but many cities and towns retain the old spelling.

I was once searching for a word starting with IJ in a Dutch dictionary. IJ is listed together with Y. In Icelandic Th is only one letter and Yu in Russian I believe. Many others I don't know or remember. Good that IJsselmeervogels and Throttur aren't the answer.


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Quiz night and I don't reckon this will still be "live" when I fall through the door later so the early guess is :

Club Brugge (FC Bruges). Most consecutive appearances in UEFA Cup


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Oh, I see the basis for another ambiguity entry here Wink. In Danish Å and Aa is the same letter and the last letter in the alphabet. It is pronounced roughly like the vowel sound in "oh". The "Å" was introduced in 1948 but many cities and towns retain the old spelling.

I was once searching for a word starting with IJ in a Dutch dictionary. IJ is listed together with Y. In Icelandic Th is only one letter and Yu in Russian I believe. Many others I don't know or remember. Good that IJsselmeervogels and Throttur aren't the answer.


True - but I'll keep them in mind as guesses for when you're next Quizmaster Wink


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Quiz night and I don't reckon this will still be "live" when I fall through the door later so the early guess is :

Club Brugge (FC Bruges). Most consecutive appearances in UEFA Cup


Not Brugge/Bruges, I'm afraid


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We had the Island Games in Aland (missing that symbol on my keyboard) pronounced Orland last year


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Wow! Still lost. Does the country begin with B?


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Does the Country begin with F ?


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T'pau, Pat - the country does not begin with either B or F.

Any guesses yet? Wink


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I'll try Dinamo Zagreb - Dinamo has spent its entire existence playing in the top flight. Pirate


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G: Hajduk Split


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Seeing as I've had the okay from mip that Aarhus Gymnastikforening does not begin with Å - I'm going there. AGF? No idea why though...Unsure



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Seeing as I've had the okay from mip that Aarhus Gymnastikforening does not begin with Å - I'm going there. AGF? No idea why though...Unsure

Aarhus Gymnastikforening does begin with an Å but the abbreviation is with an A (and not Å or Aa) and hence OK for the quiz. That's what I tried to say, I think. I really couldn't come up with anything unusual/record-like for the Danish clubs. That's why I chose Hajduk Pirate.


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By my reckoning we have 6 Croatian & 5 Danish clubs left, not staying up to midnight to shoot though


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It's actually less than that John. Not saying how many though, but the UEFA qualification and sub-300,000 population clears a couple off.



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Had not yet factored those elements in

Populations are always a moot point

Big debate about Istanbul in a quiz recently

Depended what area was included


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I think another one for Chris and the ambiguities panel. Without getting Sarumio involved (he likes those geography things) the point of reference should be good ol' wiki again. Even though it is as reliable as (insert unreliable thing here) when it is on the blink.



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Seeing as I've had the okay from mip that Aarhus Gymnastikforening does not begin with Å - I'm going there. AGF? No idea why though...Unsure


Not them Jamesie!


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Got to guess at something. Hope they at least meets the criterias established so far.

G: Esbjerg fB

I'm busy doing surgery, with the bloody patient screaming for attention as I am writing, so sorry if I have overlooked some info. Wink


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Got to guess at something. Hope they at least meets the criterias established so far.

G: Esbjerg fB

I'm busy doing surgery, with the bloody patient screaming for attention as I am writing, so sorry if I have overlooked some info. Wink


Not them either, Lars.

....but you make a very persuasive argument for the rule change!! CrazySly


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Just to confirm. Most Croatian clubs starts with "NK", which should exclude them, right?

Q: Is it Bröndby IF?


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Dangerous question that Lars. If he says yes, it gives someone else a scramble for the tap in.



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Just to confirm. Most Croatian clubs starts with "NK", which should exclude them, right?

Q: Is it Bröndby IF?


Lars, if the Croatian clubs start with "NK" on wikipedia then they are excluded as they do not fall within A-L.

And the answer is not Bröndby IF


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G: HB Køge


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Nope


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A little reminder.

This one is set for a midnight scramble - unless someone who hasn't guessed sneeks in and gets the winner - so be aware of the strict rules that still exists regarding post times. Effectively the first correct guess with a post date stamped 11 March wins. Anyone who is trigger happy and posts on 10 March is disqualified.

Everyone okay with that? And are you available at that time Paul? Laugh



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A little reminder.

This one is set for a midnight scramble - unless someone who hasn't guessed sneeks in and gets the winner - so be aware of the strict rules that still exists regarding post times. Effectively the first correct guess with a post date stamped 11 March wins. Anyone who is trigger happy and posts on 10 March is disqualified.

Everyone okay with that? And are you available at that time Paul? Laugh


I'll be here, Jamesie. I'm expecting a mad scramble so may just sit back until 12.05/12.10 and then kill a few questions/guesses in one go Cool


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Just to confirm. Most Croatian clubs starts with "NK", which should exclude them, right?

Q: Is it Bröndby IF?


Lars, if the Croatian clubs start with "NK" on wikipedia then they are excluded as they do not fall within A-L.

And the answer is not Bröndby IF

Oh, then the answer I was pretty confident about isn't right. I think this name thing is really a bit muddled. For example would FC København count as an "F" or a "K" or even "C" as in Copenhagen.

Brøndby are from Copenhagen so I had counted that out because of the 300,000 limit.


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Dangerous question that Lars. If he says yes, it gives someone else a scramble for the tap in.



Oh, my nerves... CrazyCrazy My hands were shaking! Wink
Well, perhaps you will do the tap in..? (If Bröndby had been correct, I had the guess written and just had to push "Post reply".)
Anyway, you should give me some sort of trophy for being THE worst guesser forever... I seem to always pick the wrong ones. Actually, I think it started when you chose the worse team in the 2nd worst football country, instead of Historical's FC! Tongue

By the way... you probably felt relieved it was me who posted again, and not someone with a guess left to make today...


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Just to confirm. Most Croatian clubs starts with "NK", which should exclude them, right?

Q: Is it Bröndby IF?


Lars, if the Croatian clubs start with "NK" on wikipedia then they are excluded as they do not fall within A-L.

And the answer is not Bröndby IF

Oh, then the answer I was pretty confident about isn't right. I think this name thing is really a bit muddled. For example would FC København count as an "F" or a "K" or even "C" as in Copenhagen.

Brøndby are from Copenhagen so I had counted that out because of the 300,000 limit.


They're FC Copenhagen on Wikipedia, Michael, so I'd consider F as the first letter for the purposes of this game (#258)


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Just to confirm. Most Croatian clubs starts with "NK", which should exclude them, right?

Q: Is it Bröndby IF?


Lars, if the Croatian clubs start with "NK" on wikipedia then they are excluded as they do not fall within A-L.

And the answer is not Bröndby IF

Oh, then the answer I was pretty confident about isn't right. I think this name thing is really a bit muddled. For example would FC København count as an "F" or a "K" or even "C" as in Copenhagen.

Brøndby are from Copenhagen so I had counted that out because of the 300,000 limit.



I may as well continue my domination of this competition, post wise and word wise.
According to English wikipedia I interpreted Bröndby as not being part of Copenhagen (which surprised me a bit). It seems to be a kommun/kommune/municipality of its own. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Br%C3%B8ndby And F K and C all were OK letters.
(I notice AIK, is being listed as coming from Solna, though we think of it as a very Stockholm club. I trust you're right. Maybe another one for the ambigiousuisity thread...)

Come on and make a guess now, if you haven't already. I think 60 % of my wins have come with you as the quizmaster.


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Oh, then the answer I was pretty confident about isn't right. I think this name thing is really a bit muddled. For example would FC København count as an "F" or a "K" or even "C" as in Copenhagen.

Brøndby are from Copenhagen so I had counted that out because of the 300,000 limit.


They're FC Copenhagen on Wikipedia, Michael, so I'd consider F as the first letter for the purposes of this game (#258)

Actually FC København on Danish wiki Wink. And we don't like them around here!

You've been completely clear with the naming in this quiz, Paul, no problem. However, I would in general think that prefixes like FC, AFC or AC shouldn't be included as part of the name but perhaps this is another ambiguity for Chris to decide on and write some guidelines.


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Watching Who's Online is like the last minutes of an Ebay bidding session... Laugh

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FC Midtjylland ?


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FC Midtjylland


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G: FC Midtjylland

The first non-English side to beat Manchester City in Manchester in European competitions.

As Paddy was quicker I'll obviously retract my guess Wink.

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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

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Hey, this is exciting!!

FC Midtjylland - No, sorry guys Frown


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Fc Nordsjaelland (if everyones wrong)


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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

Have I won? Angelic HA!!! I came fourth and came up with a completely different answer Laugh

But Vinkovci is east of Bratislava!


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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

Have I won? Angelic HA!!! I came fourth and came up with a completely different answer Laugh


Jamesie - that's a remarkably wonderful answer...


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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

Have I won? Angelic HA!!! I came fourth and came up with a completely different answer Laugh


Jamesie - that's a remarkably wonderful answer...



...but WRONG!Wink

And the team I'm looking for is not from Croatia.


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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

Have I won? Angelic HA!!! I came fourth and came up with a completely different answer Laugh

But Vinkovci is east of Bratislava!


Oh... is it? Blush Ouch.



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Fc Nordsjaelland (if everyones wrong)


Not them either Chris!!!

So where do we go now???? Cool


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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

Have I won? Angelic HA!!! I came fourth and came up with a completely different answer Laugh

But Vinkovci is east of Bratislava!


Oh... is it? Blush Ouch.



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No idea why you've chosen this if it's right, but I've excluded all NK teams from Croatia, all the Copenhagen clubs and those who haven't made it into Europe... so...

Q: Are they from Croatia?
G: HNK Cibalia?
Look I've even done a picture Laugh Not that I've been waiting long... Ooh look, their nickname is "Nebesko plavi (The Sky-blues)" and their home kit is the exact same as Sheffield FC's away kit. Hmmm, did you know Cibalia is Croatian for Blackburn?

POST REPLY..... NOW!

Have I won? Angelic HA!!! I came fourth and came up with a completely different answer Laugh

But Vinkovci is east of Bratislava!


Oh... is it? Blush Ouch.



Now you know how it feels!!! MadTongue


Said with relish!!! Laugh


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Now you know how it feels!!! MadTongue

Yeah, but at least I did a pretty picture. Sly Anyway, get to bed Tongue



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Need to ask this to steady myself: Is this club from Denmark?


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Yes it is, mip


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Need to ask this to steady myself: Is this club from Denmark?


Yes it is, mip

I'm completely lost on this one. As far as I can see none of the 12 Danish Super League clubs are possible now. For clarification, do you count Greenland and The Faroe Islands as part of Denmark?


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Is it a man's team Paul?


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Yes it is, mip

I'm completely lost on this one. As far as I can see none of the 12 Danish Super League clubs are possible now. For clarification, do you count Greenland and The Faroe Islands as part of Denmark?


I'd probably count Greenland as part of Denmark but not the Faroes, as the latter has its own UEFA place(s). But, as a freebie, this is not a club from Greenland.


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Is it a man's team Paul?


Excellent question, T'pau. It's not a man's team.

Open goal, anyone (...who hasn't already used their guess)?? Wink


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G. Fortuna Hjørring


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Nooooooo!!!!!!


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I know how you feel mate UnsurePirate



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Oh no, possible controversy....

The answer is Fortuna Hjørring, the only Danish women's team to reach the UEFA Champions League Final and (presumably) the most successful Danish women's team ever (?)

But was mip offside?? Or is the retraction of post #94 allowed, even though I was typing my response before I saw the retraction? I suspect that, as the retraction was timed at 12.01 and my response is timed at 12.02, mip is the winner, but I'll defer to Jamesie (as mod) for final ruling.

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Oh no, possible controversy....

The answer is Fortuna Hjørring, the only Danish women's team to reach the UEFA Champions League Final and (presumably) the most successful Danish women's team ever (?)

But was mip offside?? Or is the retraction of post #94 allowed, even though I was typing my response before I saw the retraction? I suspect that, as the retraction was timed at 12.01 and my response is timed at 12.02, mip is the winner, but I'll defer to Jamesie (as mod) for final ruling.

Oh, for video replays.....CrazySly

I don't mind T'Pau getting this one as he was the only one really thinking out of the box. I really took the ball off his toe there. I'll keep with Jamesie's arbitration.


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I'll say onside. mip wins.

Unless anyone objects?

No? Game on.



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I'll say onside. mip wins.

Unless anyone objects?

No? Game on.

Yes Me to, Mip edited his guess at 12.01 before Paul responded at 12.02.Bad luck on T'pau. Lots to discuss maybe on the ambiguities at another time, particularly club first names.


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I'll say onside. mip wins.

Unless anyone objects?

No? Game on.

Coming to think of it, you did get one yourself after retracting your guess, didn't you. Olembe was it? Or am I completely off here?

Fortuna Hjørring is by far the best Danish women's team of the last decade or probably more than that. I'm considering doing Hjørring Stadion for one of their games but haven't come around to it yet.


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I'll say onside. mip wins.

Unless anyone objects?

No? Game on.

Coming to think of it, you did get one yourself after retracting your guess, didn't you. Olembe was it? Or am I completely off here?

Fortuna Hjørring is by far the best Danish women's team of the last decade or probably more than that. I'm considering doing Hjørring Stadion for one of their games but haven't come around to it yet.

Yes, he did remember that one well of course Smile. This one went a similar way but perhaps even more gruelling !!


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Now, we wouldn't stay up just to win the 20Q, would we Crazy?