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17/11/13 - World Cup QF4: Samoa v Fiji (Warrington, KO 3pm)

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Who will win?

  1. Samoa by 21 points or more (0 votes [0.00%])

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  2. Samoa by 11 to 20 points (5 votes [20.83%])

    Percentage of vote: 20.83%

  3. Samoa by 1 to 10 points (9 votes [37.50%])

    Percentage of vote: 37.50%

  4. Fiji by 1 to 10 points (8 votes [33.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 33.33%

  5. Fiji by 11 to 20 points (2 votes [8.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 8.33%

  6. Fiji by 21 points or more (0 votes [0.00%])

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#1 John Drake

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 10:48 AM

Discuss World Cup QF4: Samoa v Fiji (Warrington, KO 3pm) here.


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#2 Futtocks

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 11:07 AM

It looks like the BBC have picked up the option for this match as well as England/France. B) 

 

I'll be a bit miffed if it quietly drops off the BBC2 schedules over the next few days.


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 11:11 AM

It looks like the BBC have picked up the option for this match as well as England/France. B)

 

I'll be a bit miffed if it quietly drops off the BBC2 schedules over the next few days.

I fear it might.


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#4 MrPosh

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 11:19 AM

<p>I want Fiji to win, but think Samoa will do a better job of softening the Aussies up ready for the final.</p>
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#5 foozler

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 11:57 AM

<p>I want Fiji to win, but think Samoa will do a better job of softening the Aussies up ready for the final.</p>

 

Yes I got the impression after the match at St Helens that the Fijians were a little too matey with the Ockers.

 

I think the Samoans will look to duff them up a bit more and I think that would be a cracking semi final with probably 55,000+ people shouting for Samoa. It would be great to see the likes of Soliola and the Samoan full back (Millard is it?) at Wembley.

 

I also think it might do quite a bit for the sport in the country - I seem to recall there was a thread about the issues they face, particularly with the President being more of an RU type.


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 01:24 PM

Game of the quarters this, think Fiji will just shade it by about 6. Really looking forward to it.


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 01:27 PM

Hopefully Samoa will win as I think theyll have a better crack at the aussies and make it a good game at wembley.


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#8 CGD

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 01:55 PM

...Samoan full back (Millard is it?)...


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 02:15 PM

Hopefully Samoa will win as I think theyll have a better crack at the aussies and make it a good game at wembley.

If they have enough players left to make up a team due to suspensions!-



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Posted 12 November 2013 - 02:58 PM

Leeson Ah Mau (striking) + Sauaso Sue (tripping) 1 game bans


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 03:18 PM

Leeson Ah Mau (striking) + Sauaso Sue (tripping) 1 game bans

 

I would imagine that they will appeal the trip. Who the hell has been banned for a trip in the last 20 years?



#12 latchford albion

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 04:11 PM

Got my tickets in the post today: can't wait.

I was sure that I would be supporting Samoa, but after last nights game I don't know. Hopefully it will be a hard close game with big hits and no cheap, shots. Fiji to win on golden point.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 04:24 PM

Samoa v Fiji just makes you shudder after how brutal samoa were againts France,it's going to make warrington shake to the foundations that's for sure,looking forward to this match.another great world cup match on the cards,they just keep on coming.



#14 Banbury Wolf

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 04:58 PM

Got my tickets in the post today: can't wait.

I was sure that I would be supporting Samoa, but after last nights game I don't know. Hopefully it will be a hard close game with big hits and no cheap, shots. Fiji to win on golden point.

 

Ah ok - so the rules are switching to golden point in the knock-out stages?
Any extra time or simply golden point?



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Posted 12 November 2013 - 05:22 PM

Ah ok - so the rules are switching to golden point in the knock-out stages?
Any extra time or simply golden point?


Well I'm guessing so. Don't know about extra time but definitely no replay. I don't really think it will go down to a golden point, but how exciting would it be if it did?

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 06:16 PM

Game of the quarters this, think Fiji will just shade it by about 6. Really looking forward to it.

 

 

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Should be a cracker, although it needs a tolerant (i.e. not pedantic) referee.


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 06:41 PM

This is what os on the TV guide for the time the match is due to be shown

RU on BBC1 and this on BBC2

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 07:34 PM

My word, that is FUBAR... the BBC are certainly missing a trick...

 

Samoa to win by 6 for mine!


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#19 duracell

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 09:13 PM

Is it Mister Parenara the ref ? Samoan could do everything they want .



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Posted 12 November 2013 - 09:42 PM

Original removed as too flippant 

 

.....but the BBC not showing this is folly on their part. Anyway Vossy will be doing a good job of calling the game on Premier Sports


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