| Soccer Board|| re: Europa League winners could earn Champions League place - Anfield Road on 5/23/13 at 12:45 pm|
According to another article, the only time that you would get Spurred is if both the EL and CL winners are from the same country AND both are out of the top 4 (highly unlikely)....
| Soccer Board|| re: Europa League winners could earn Champions League place - Anfield Road on 5/23/13 at 12:32 pm|
[quote]Uefa is also expected to announce it will raise the maximum number of Champions League qualifiers per country from four to five, if the winners of the Europa League from 2015-16 do not finish in their domestic league's qualifying places for the Champions League.[/quote]...
| Soccer Board|| Europa League winners could earn Champions League place - Anfield Road on 5/23/13 at 12:04 pm|
[quote]Uefa will announce on Friday whether the Europa League winners will be rewarded with a Champions League qualifying spot from 2016.[/quote]
So what is the SB opinion on this?...
| Political Talk|| re: Chokwe Lumumba new Jackson Mayor - Anfield Road on 5/22/13 at 10:53 am|
I think this is just the Democratic primary which in Jackson pretty much means he's the mayor-elect....
| More Sports Board|| re: Chris Paul wants a black coach...WOW - Anfield Road on 5/22/13 at 9:34 am|
"'The money was too much" -Cam Newton"
| Money Talk|| re: Can Someone Explain Selling Puts? - Anfield Road on 5/17/13 at 4:52 pm|
Eat like chickens and go to the bathroom like elephants?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Lebron: "I don't flop." - Anfield Road on 5/13/13 at 4:25 pm|
He does have a minority ownership in Liverpool FC. Probably learned it from Luis Suarez....
| Off-Topic Board|| re: What sports talking head do you hate the most? - Anfield Road on 5/13/13 at 4:21 pm|
| Soccer Board|| re: Other than your club's, what stadiums do you most want to see a game in? - Anfield Road on 5/13/13 at 4:17 pm|
Estadio Municipal de Braga
| Soccer Board|| re: Radamel Falcao signs with Mónaco - Anfield Road on 5/13/13 at 4:14 pm|
OK now everything makes more sense. ASM can't say no to any outside offers because they don't have the controlling shares of Falcao's rights.
I think these type of arrangements are no longer legal in England after the Mascherano/Tevez case....
| Soccer Board|| re: Radamel Falcao signs with Mónaco - Anfield Road on 5/11/13 at 8:08 pm|
Ah OK, that makes a lot more sense. I thought you meant that RM could swipe Falcao on a free transfer after a year....
| Soccer Board|| re: Radamel Falcao signs with Mónaco - Anfield Road on 5/11/13 at 7:24 pm|
[quote]Atlético de Madrid gets €55M from Mónaco[/quote]
I can buy this. ASM was recently acquired by a Russion billionaire.
[quote]but his contract says he´s free (can leave with no penalty due), if Real Madrid comes calling.[/quote]
This part sounds BS....
| Soccer Board|| re: 1994 World Cup - Anfield Road on 5/11/13 at 7:07 pm|
I didn't follow it closely, but two things that stood out to me was the Escobar own goal and the Baggio PK Miss....
| Soccer Board|| re: What other teams did you consider when you picked who to follow? - Anfield Road on 5/11/13 at 1:52 pm|
First soccer exposure was WC98. My two favorite players from that WC was Owen and Zidane, so I did consider Juventus at the time. I didn't really follow soccer until about 2003. By that time Zidane, had already moved to Madrid....
| Soccer Board|| re: the FA CUP FINAL thread - Mancehster City v. Wigan Athletic - FOX - Anfield Road on 5/10/13 at 2:48 pm|
UCL = National Title
Europa = NIT Title
Premier League = SEC Title (Football)
FA CUP = SEC West Title (Football)
League Cup = SEC West Title (Old Basketball Division)...
| Political Talk|| re: Argentina is going to try state price controls>>predictions welcomed - Anfield Road on 5/8/13 at 3:19 pm|
That article was from 6 years ago. Interestingly enough, they think it's going to work this time....
| More Sports Board|| re: Talledega the new California? - Anfield Road on 5/5/13 at 11:59 pm|
NASCAR jumped the shark when they started giving away Lucky Dogs....
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many credit cards do you have? (On OT due to it being late/more traffic) - Anfield Road on 5/3/13 at 11:10 am|
I have 3.
- 1 Amex Blue Preferred that I put almost everything on.
- 1 Discover Card that was my first cashback card. I'll use it for things that are getting 5% cashback for a particular cycle
- 1 Cap One Visa that was issued as a student. I rarely use it unless I run into a place that do...
| Political Talk|| re: School board wouldn't let military brother attend Prom w/ sister - Anfield Road on 5/1/13 at 5:22 pm|
[quote]Liberal, Kansas is in one of the most conservative areas in the country.[/quote]
And the Liberal Party is the "conservative" party in Australia....
| Soccer Board|| re: Liverpool FC 2012/13 Season Long Thread - Anfield Road on 4/29/13 at 10:41 pm|
Wait, I thought the FA Cup runner up gets an automatic bid to the Europa if the winner qualifies for the Champions League. Am I missing something here?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Post your unpopular sports opinions - Anfield Road on 4/29/13 at 11:41 am|
Pete Maravich is the most overrated basketball player of all time....
| Political Talk|| re: Found one thing Carter did right. - Anfield Road on 4/26/13 at 9:02 am|
Airline Deregulation Act...
| Political Talk|| re: House Bill 527 -optometrists should not dabble in eye surgery!!! - Anfield Road on 4/24/13 at 11:49 pm|
Pshhh... I do my own eye surgery.
| Soccer Board|| re: Liverpool FC 2012/13 Season Long Thread - Anfield Road on 4/23/13 at 4:43 pm|
Neil Mellor is available. He should be included as he was from the academy and provided the lovely cushioned header....
| Political Talk|| re: Why is Boston 'terrorism' but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine? - Anfield Road on 4/23/13 at 12:32 pm|
Was the shooting at the Sikh temple labeled as "terrorism"? I think that is the most similar as far as motivation is concerned....
| More Sports Board|| re: What's the fastest you've been clocked throwing a baseball? - Anfield Road on 4/21/13 at 9:56 pm|
I've never played baseball in my life, but my 7th grade science teacher was the wife of an MSU Football Assistant coach and actually had a radar gun. One day, we went out and clocked everyone. I clocked in at 55 MPH. I think I could've added a few MPHs to that if I actually used a 4-seam fastball...
| More Sports Board|| re: Moments that made you tearful/sad in sports? - Anfield Road on 4/19/13 at 1:46 pm|
Greg Moore dying in the 1999 Marlboro 500 (CART Season Finale ). He was only 24 and was going to have a bright future (signed for Penske for the following year). I thought he would one day be a contender in F1 once he won everything in Champ Car/Indy Cars. Haven't really watched motorsports with ...
| Political Talk|| re: Scandal breaking on Saudi (bombing suspect) deportation! - Anfield Road on 4/18/13 at 11:13 am|
I doubt he was in Gitmo. He's 22, and the only guy with a name similar to his (Ghanim Abdul Rahman Al Harbi) according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saudi_detainees_at_Guantanamo_Bay was released on July 15, 2007. This would put him at 16 years of age at the time of his release. According to ht...
| Political Talk|| re: Scandal breaking on Saudi (bombing suspect) deportation! - Anfield Road on 4/18/13 at 10:43 am|
[quote]I need some clarification about the Saudi student. How old is he? 20ish? Was he like 12 when he was Gitmo? His last name is the same as some top leaders for al queada. When and how long was he supposedly at Gitmo?[/quote]
Yea, age would be important. For all we know, his name could be com...
| More Sports Board|| re: Are any athletes in the HoF in two sports? - Anfield Road on 4/17/13 at 4:35 pm|
Ted Williams is in the Baseball Hall of Fame and the International Game Fish Association Hall of Fame....