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28/10/13: World Cup Match 5 - Fiji v Ireland


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Poll: Who will win? (41 member(s) have cast votes)

Who will win?

  1. Fiji by 13 points or more (18 votes [43.90%])

    Percentage of vote: 43.90%

  2. Fiji by 7 to 12 points (13 votes [31.71%])

    Percentage of vote: 31.71%

  3. Fiji by 1 to 6 points (3 votes [7.32%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.32%

  4. Draw (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  5. Ireland by 1 to 6 points (5 votes [12.20%])

    Percentage of vote: 12.20%

  6. Ireland by 7 to 12 points (2 votes [4.88%])

    Percentage of vote: 4.88%

  7. Ireland by 13 points or more (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

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#1 John Drake

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 12:34 PM

Discuss World Cup Match 5 - Fiji v Ireland here.


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#2 Gruff

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 12:35 PM

Another close game for me, but Fiji to edge it.  Too strong for Ireland



#3 boxhead

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 12:39 PM

Fiji easily.



#4 Griff

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 03:42 PM

Ireland to sneak it.


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#5 Johnoco

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 03:57 PM

Ireland to win a tight game.

I will be there at least. :)

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No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

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#6 Southstander13

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 04:05 PM

Ill be there, in the "Ireland" end! Should be a great atmosphere, cant wait!



#7 nadera78

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 05:17 PM

Fiji with too much pace, power and skill out wide. 


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#8 Dave T

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 05:52 PM

Just read that Simon Grix has pulled out as he needs surgery. Disappointing that.

#9 YCKonstantine

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 06:01 PM

Think Fiji may run away with it in the end.

It's time to park the camels.


#10 Johnoco

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 06:41 PM

Just read that Simon Grix has pulled out as he needs surgery. Disappointing that.

Very. Gutted about that, was looking forward to seeing him play

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#11 redjonn

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 07:05 PM

Not able to get to Cardiff so this is my first game of the world cup...  really looking forward it but have no idea about there relative strengths except to say that I think I be looking for a Fiji win for no rational reason....

 

Also looking forward to having a hotpot pie.. not had one for a while since moving across to Yorkshire... well I hope they do hotpot pie's or something close...



#12 Leyther_Matt

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 07:13 PM

Not able to get to Cardiff so this is my first game of the world cup... really looking forward it but have no idea about there relative strengths except to say that I think I be looking for a Fiji win for no rational reason....

Also looking forward to having a hotpot pie.. not had one for a while since moving across to Yorkshire... well I hope they do hotpot pie's or something close...

They do a rather excellent cottage pie for £2. Meat and potato pies are very good as well, and they do peas as well! Not that that's the only reason I'm a frequent visitor to Spotland for both sports!

#13 Tyrone Shoelaces

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 07:44 PM

Fiji looked a very powerful outfit on Saturday albeit against a weakened Rochgale Hornets side. I can't see beyond them at the moment.

#14 YCKonstantine

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 07:59 PM

Fiji looked a very powerful outfit on Saturday albeit against a weakened Rochgale Hornets side. I can't see beyond them at the moment.

Your username is brilliant.

It's time to park the camels.


#15 L Bow

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 08:54 PM

Looking forward to this.  In the willbuts stand.  The Irish will need that famous team spirit and a lot of team work as Fiji look stronger on paper. Hoping for a close hard fought game 22-20 and don't mind for which team that would be.



#16 Tyrone Shoelaces

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 09:54 PM

Your username is brilliant.


Thanks but I borrowed it from " Cheech and Chong ".

#17 Mick Carroll

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 10:49 PM

This will also be my first World Cup game as I ummed and arred about Cardiff and am struggling to afford it now but I really can not wait for this Fiji win for me

#18 Exiled Wiganer

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 10:50 PM

Fiji look a really dangerous side to me. Ireland amazed me at the last World Cup - I will never forget that night in Parra - but surely Fiji will be too big and strong. Should be an amazing occasion.

#19 The Future is League

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Posted 22 October 2013 - 01:53 PM

Hoping for an Irish victory, but fear Fiji will run away with it in the second half. I hope the Irish prove me wrong.



#20 Futtocks

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Posted 22 October 2013 - 01:58 PM



Fiji look a really dangerous side to me. Ireland amazed me at the last World Cup - I will never forget that night in Parra - but surely Fiji will be too big and strong. Should be an amazing occasion.

Was that the Ireland v Tonga match? Really enjoyed that one.


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