by pieter
Today, 19:19
Forum: Asian Football
Topic: asia cup 2019
Replies: 63
Views: 4.4K

Re: asia cup 2019

pieter wrote: N.Korea-Liban 2-2 (not 0-0)?
why is Kyrgystan-Burma postponed?
the last group matches will be played on 27.3.2018.....
by pieter
15 Jan 2018, 18:36
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

Then it's a matter of whether the rules of the sport are in favour of "experienced expert" or "beginner's luck." E.g. stone paper scissors with just one round, or best of 3, or best of 101 ? do you mean stone paper scissors is just a matter of luck? computers will Always win against humans (I read)
by pieter
15 Jan 2018, 13:43
Forum: Forum Suggestions
Topic: Where is Roon Ba?
Replies: 74
Views: 7.8K

Re: Where is Roon Ba?

I cannot find the Roon Ba.....is this normal?
by pieter
13 Jan 2018, 20:32
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

do not underestimate stone paper scissors.....
by pieter
13 Jan 2018, 18:40
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

any warm-up games planned? so far only Barawa and Ellan Vannin......
by pieter
11 Jan 2018, 16:35
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

many people were invaders not only the vikings....it is part of history
by pieter
11 Jan 2018, 15:49
Forum: South-East Asia
Topic: Indonesia
Replies: 28
Views: 2.2K

Re: Indonesia

what kind of team was the Indonesian select that played Iceland today?
by pieter
10 Jan 2018, 09:25
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

"Qualification should include matches between CONIFA members only.  If teams are not able to play a single qualification match against another CONIFA member, then they don't deserve to be considered for the World Cup. "

I fully agree on this issue.....
by pieter
09 Jan 2018, 19:04
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: occitania
Replies: 89
Views: 15.0K

Re: occitania

nfm24 wrote: I was also interested that the proposal was to use an island in the Atlantic or Pacific, for 9 million subjects (!).
strange idea, I do not like it because it reminds me of dark times in history....
by pieter
07 Jan 2018, 19:01
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: Olympic Qualifies Tokio 1964
Replies: 48
Views: 817

Re: Olympic Qualifies Tokio 1964

You are asking the same questions as dynablaster, i.e. "give me all the data of this tournament".   Perhaps you could tell us a little bit about who you are or what you are working on :-) Open please: http://mfa.forumfree.it/?t=70774187 08.03.64 Morocco – Nigeria 4:1  [Mohamed LamariX2(42,89),Owowo...
by pieter
07 Jan 2018, 15:59
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: Olympic Qualifies 1968
Replies: 12
Views: 343

Re: Olympic Qualifies 1968

Help me please. I do not have information about which players scored goals in these matches of the qualifying tournament OG 1968. If there is any data on this, can you post this information. ASIA 28 September 1967  Lebanon           11–1     Philippines Goals: ? / Pacheco Goal 17' 1 October 1967 So...
by pieter
05 Jan 2018, 17:17
Forum: West Asia
Topic: Gulf cup
Replies: 20
Views: 1.1K

Re: Gulf cup

pieter wrote: will UAE win the cup with just 1 goal scored? 3x 0-0 and still 0-0 in the final at half time....I hope they do not get this record....hope that Oman will score...
final result: 0-0 and yes UAE missed a penalty in the 89 min....
by pieter
05 Jan 2018, 15:49
Forum: West Asia
Topic: Gulf cup
Replies: 20
Views: 1.1K

Re: Gulf cup

will UAE win the cup with just 1 goal scored? 3x 0-0 and still 0-0 in the final at half time....I hope they do not get this record....hope that Oman will score...
by pieter
03 Jan 2018, 19:12
Forum: Non-Sports
Topic: Large furnace obliterates everyone - only joking!
Replies: 417
Views: 14.9K

Re: Large furnace obliterates everyone - only joking!

Luca wrote: Just a pedantic note: the exact name is Kim Jong-un and not "Kim Jong Un".






pedantic reply: his name is exact in Korean and  a translation is never perfect
by pieter
03 Jan 2018, 18:02
Forum: Non-Sports
Topic: Large furnace obliterates everyone - only joking!
Replies: 417
Views: 14.9K

Re: Large furnace obliterates everyone - only joking!

no problem: N.Korea only has weapons of mass destruction but they do not have oil or other reasons to invade countries....
by pieter
03 Jan 2018, 11:30
Forum: Players
Topic: Which Coaches Have Picked Their Own Sons/Daughters For The National Team?
Replies: 33
Views: 1.5K

Re: Which Coaches Have Picked Their Own Sons/Daughters For The National Team?

I begin to think I am a piece of legend: I've foud out another case http://i68.tinypic.com/9qix48.gif In 2015, during the World Cup Qualifiers, American Samoa's coach, Larry Mana'o, selected and fielded Tor-Lawrence Mana'o . They're respectively father and son . in small countries it is more likely...
by pieter
01 Jan 2018, 00:41
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

I see it is a political problem and we do not agree on this matter.....I do not see the connection with WW II....hope to discuss in 2018 more seriously..
by pieter
31 Dec 2017, 16:43
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

but it is Israëls problem.....
by pieter
31 Dec 2017, 08:57
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

once again it seems Belgium is not able to plan a friendly to prepare for the WC....all the other teams have booked (serious) sparring partners...
by pieter
30 Dec 2017, 12:20
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup
Replies: 367
Views: 5.6K

Re: 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup

N.Korea never had a problem playing political ennemies: last month they played against S.Korea and Japan

Qatar and S.Arabia participated in the Gulf Cup....

The only team that cannot play his ennemies is Israel...
by pieter
30 Dec 2017, 10:23
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: Sápmi
Replies: 44
Views: 930

Re: Sápmi

nfm24 wrote: Åland won 4-2.  The only place it is wrong in the article is the first line of "Kampfakta"
thanks, i saw it too late...
by pieter
30 Dec 2017, 07:29
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: Sápmi
Replies: 44
Views: 930

Re: Sápmi

is it Aland-Sapmi 2-4 or 4-2; the article seems to tend to 2-4, in the list it is 4-2?
by pieter
21 Dec 2017, 08:10
Forum: Melanesia & West Oceania
Topic: Papua New Guinea
Replies: 17
Views: 2.2K

Re: Papua New Guinea

Bougainville played in the PNG Games 2017....any results available?
by pieter
19 Dec 2017, 13:47
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: Best/Worst Stadiums You Have Been To
Replies: 22
Views: 712

Re: Best/Worst Stadiums You Have Been To

Israel plays games in the capital of another country (Palestine).....
by pieter
19 Dec 2017, 07:39
Forum: Micronesia
Topic: 2018 Micronesian Games
Replies: 19
Views: 802

Re: 2018 Micronesian Games

nfm24 wrote: Do we know if this is going to be full-scale football, or 5-a-side or something ?
seems full scale for the men and 7 aside for the women..
by pieter
18 Dec 2017, 18:50
Forum: Micronesia
Topic: 2018 Micronesian Games
Replies: 19
Views: 802

Re: 2018 Micronesian Games

Yep - teams in this region need to start their football lives by participating in this competition.  Shame there is still no interest from Marshall Islands.  Next chance won't be until 2022... Fingers crossed for Nauru - I was a bit surprised that they showed interest, but it's a much gentler intro...
by pieter
15 Dec 2017, 15:59
Forum: East Africa
Topic: 2017 CECAFA Cup
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: 2017 CECAFA Cup

I join you in wishful thinking.....
by pieter
13 Dec 2017, 20:29
Forum: Club Football
Topic: World championship
Replies: 239
Views: 11.1K

Re: World championship

mattsanger92 wrote: Gremio and Real Madrid both scrape through to Saturday's final.

Meanwhile, the British press have more urgent matters to concern themselves with...
a pity Al Jazira could not hold the 1-0 (or the 2-0 if there was no VAR....)
by pieter
11 Dec 2017, 19:03
Forum: East Africa
Topic: 2017 CECAFA Cup
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: 2017 CECAFA Cup

nfm24 wrote:
TheRoonBa wrote:It seems Zanzibar had the majority of possession (58/42) and had 100 dangerous attacks to 78 by Libya. 
They had 100 dangerous attacks in 90 minutes?!  And scored only once?   Optimistic use of the word "dangerous".
and 178 attacks must be a worldrecord....
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 21:28
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

nfm24 wrote: I think Federer could win, he has very fast reactions and a good wrist action, which could be useful for changing from paper to stone at the last millisecond.
I fear his fast reactions won't help, it is all about logical thinkng
no one can beat a computer in stone, paper, scissors
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 21:13
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

I think a better bet would be to hang around outside a tennis tournament, and challenge Roger Federer to a game of stone paper scissors. Alternatively, if you beat me at something then you would inherit all my titles. federer has no chance against the world champion of stone, paper, scissors   why ...
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 20:41
Forum: East Africa
Topic: 2017 CECAFA Cup
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: 2017 CECAFA Cup

Luca wrote: I think AC Milan aren't even able to win the Berlusconi Trophy at this moment...
but it is the only team participating....?
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 16:19
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

I should finally make a confession.   "Mark" is a program I wrote in 2003 when I realised I didn't have time to collect live football results any more.   Unfortunately there is a bug in the code which leads it to gather results from superfluous sports. Master Accumulator of Results and Knowledge-su...
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 14:47
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: Matabeleland
Replies: 47
Views: 927

Re: Matabeleland

So Matabeleland may play at the World Cup without a single friendly match against a CONIFA member... (Same with Kabylie and Cascadia). Strange, but at least they play and they have a FB regularly updated and they answer my questions....   hope to see them play at least one real international match...
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 12:56
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

Luca wrote:
TheRoonBa wrote: "the 41-year old Scottish man, of no religion, who likes Guinness and sports results". 
Man??? I thought Mark was a radar or a computer to be able to collect all those sports results...!
he is a 41-year old male computer....
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 08:39
Forum: West Asia
Topic: Gulf cup
Replies: 20
Views: 1.1K

Re: Gulf cup

mattsanger92 wrote: Surely they could rejig the format to run with 4 teams? Have them play a Group Stage then a '1 v 4' & '2 v 3' knockout bracket, each team gets 5 matches.
seems Kuwait can play.....and they are a neutral venue, so everybody will participate or aù I wrong?
by pieter
10 Dec 2017, 08:19
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: Matabeleland
Replies: 47
Views: 927

Re: Matabeleland

https://scontent-bru2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-1/p40x40/17904158_791024751046987_2671803305804967039_n.jpg?oh=7fcccd04691ae4deb6812be5525bb13a&oe=5AC963EF Matabeleland Football Confederacy Unfortunately Darfur could not make it either to Zimbabwe nor to the Alternative Venue in South Africa so the mat...
by pieter
09 Dec 2017, 19:45
Forum: East Africa
Topic: 2017 CECAFA Cup
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: 2017 CECAFA Cup

Luca wrote: In 2002/03 AC Milan won the UEFA Champions League drawing their last three games.
wasn't it the CECAFA cup AC Milan won?😅
by pieter
07 Dec 2017, 16:07
Forum: East Africa
Topic: 2017 CECAFA Cup
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: 2017 CECAFA Cup

Zanzibar got their 2nd win today, beating the other part of Tanzania (Tanzania Mainland) 2-1. Libya also got their third 0-0 draw in a row (they won't be getting invited back soon, I fear).  Is there some kind of record for consecutive 0-0 draws in international football?  I can't imagine it would ...
by pieter
07 Dec 2017, 15:00
Forum: Alternative Representative Football
Topic: Barawa
Replies: 20
Views: 640

Re: Re:

I just wish someone would pay as much attention to publishing the match lineups etc as to designing the posters. 5.8.London: Barawa-Tamileelam Also, there will be an Ellan Vannin v Yorkshire match this year (Yorkshire are currently setting up a "non-FIFA" national team).  The match Yorkshire-Ellan ...
by pieter
07 Dec 2017, 14:19
Forum: Oceanian Football
Topic: South Pacific Mini Games 2017
Replies: 56
Views: 3.2K

Re: South Pacific Mini Games 2017

but the N.Caledonia FA has the right to consider this selection as a full national sides....And this competition is for A-teams not for junior teams....wa all will have to decide how we deal with this facts.... 
by pieter
07 Dec 2017, 09:22
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

as the FA represents the country, the name of the country is better for the public This is a good point, but also it is important to remember that the team can represent more than the country.  The name of the country can be either the political name, or the "popular" name. In the case of Iran, the...
by pieter
06 Dec 2017, 19:14
Forum: South-East Asia
Topic: Indonesia
Replies: 28
Views: 2.2K

Re: Indonesia

by pieter
06 Dec 2017, 18:55
Forum: South-East Asia
Topic: Indonesia
Replies: 28
Views: 2.2K

Re: Indonesia

is the match cancelled (why?) or postponed?
by pieter
06 Dec 2017, 11:52
Forum: South-East Asia
Topic: Indonesia
Replies: 28
Views: 2.2K

Re: Indonesia

why is Mongolia-Brunei cancelled? the only full international....
by pieter
05 Dec 2017, 21:39
Forum: Oceanian Football
Topic: South Pacific Mini Games 2017
Replies: 56
Views: 3.2K

Re: South Pacific Mini Games 2017

nfm24 wrote: And from FIFA's point of view it doesn't matter which players are actually chosen, it's just the label the FAs put on the match.
I fully agree with the FIFA point of vue (on this matter)
by pieter
05 Dec 2017, 10:59
Forum: Oceanian Football
Topic: South Pacific Mini Games 2017
Replies: 56
Views: 3.2K

Re: South Pacific Mini Games 2017

Everything seemed to be going to plan: Fiji 8-0 Tuvalu Solomon Islands 8-0 Tonga Vanuatu 2-1 New Caledonia Then: Tuvalu 2-1 New Caledonia In European terms, this is probably like San Marino beating Latvia. New Caledonia has recent draws with Estonia and New Zealand, and beat Tuvalu 8-0 last time ou...
by pieter
04 Dec 2017, 20:08
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

as the FA represents the country, the name of the country is better for the public, I agree continents are not confederations...(everyone on this forum agrees on that)
by pieter
03 Dec 2017, 20:33
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

I think the fans like to support Belgium and not the KBVB.....
by pieter
03 Dec 2017, 12:46
Forum: Intercontinental Football
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup
Replies: 94
Views: 1.2K

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup

nfm24 wrote: When was it that the late Prince changed his name to some sort of hieroglyph, leading to him being referred to consistently as "The artist formerly known as Prince" ?
Macedonia and Prince: have a lot in common (FYRM: a really ridicilous name)