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Apparently, we have a team of mathematicians. 

 

A team of them!

 

One of them was featured on the first of the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures 2019 (still available on BBC iPlayer) explaining what they do. It was actually quite interesting. (And it was hosted by Dr Hannah Fry, so that's all good, too.)

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Bumcunt here, 

 

Been having a few moments of clarity, and this post reaches across the FF/GF divide, so it is homeless.

 

But what links the following clubs:

  • Zenit
  • Fenerbahce
  • Zurich
  • Molde
  • CSKA 
  • Maccabi Tel Aviv
  • Besiktas
  • Rubin Kazan
  • Partizan Belgrade
  • Dynamo Kiev
  • Spartak Moscow
  • Basel
  • BATE Borisov
  • Crvena Zvezda
  • Shakhtar Donetsk
  • Galatasarary

 

I'll tell you.

They are all clubs, the main ones, who play in the CL but are from non-EU (or EEC) countries. 

 

As for past winners who were not in the EU (or EEC) (1957 it began) at the time they won it: 

  • Steaua Bucharest won the European Cup in 1986 (Romania joined the EU in 2007) 
  • Red Star (Crvena Zvezda) won the European Cup in 1991 (Serbia still not in EU)
  • Celtic won the European Cup in 1967 (Britain joined EU in 1973)
  • United won the European Cup in 1968 (As above)
  • Real Madrid won 5 European Cups until Spain joined in 1986.
  • Benfica won 2 European Cups in 1961 and 1962 (Portgual joined EU with Spain in 1986)

 

Take from that what you will. 

I don't like the look of that first list.

 

 

 

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List of individual accolades won by Liverpool players in 2019:

 

  • The Best FIFA Goalkeeper
  • UEFA Champions League Goalkeeper of the Season
  • Premier League Golden Glove
  • Globe Soccer Awards Best Goalkeeper of the Year
  • Copa América Golden Glove
  • IFFHS World's Best Goalkeeper
  • Yashin Trophy
  • Samba Gold
  • Premier League Golden Boot x 2
  • Onze d'Or
  • FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball
  • BBC African Footballer of the Year
  • PFA Players' Player of the Year
  • Premier League Player of the Season
  • UEFA Men's Player of the Year Award
  • UEFA Defender of the Season
  • Premier League Player of the Month - March 2019, November 2019
  • PFA Player of the Month - Jan 2019, April 2019, September 2019

 

Other mentions:

- In the Time 100 list (Salah)

- 2019 Balon D'or (2nd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 17th, 19th, 26th) 

- First Brazilian to score 50 Premier League goals

- The Best FIFA Men's Player 2019 (2nd place)

 

Stats:

58 competitive games.

44 wins

6 draws

5 losses (Barca 1/5/19, Wolves 7/1/19, City 3/1/19, Villa 17/12/19, Napoli 17/9/19)

132 goals scored

57 conceded (11 in EFL Cup, 1 in FIFA CWC, 2 in UEFA SC, 1 in Community Shield, 2 in FA Cup, 14 PL, 13 CL)

3 Trophies (CL, UEFA SC, FIFA CWC)

 

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1 hour ago, Colonel Bumcunt said:

List of individual accolades won by Liverpool players in 2019:

 

  • The Best FIFA Goalkeeper
  • UEFA Champions League Goalkeeper of the Season
  • Premier League Golden Glove
  • Globe Soccer Awards Best Goalkeeper of the Year
  • Copa América Golden Glove
  • IFFHS World's Best Goalkeeper
  • Yashin Trophy
  • Samba Gold
  • Premier League Golden Boot x 2
  • Onze d'Or
  • FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball
  • BBC African Footballer of the Year
  • PFA Players' Player of the Year
  • Premier League Player of the Season
  • UEFA Men's Player of the Year Award
  • UEFA Defender of the Season
  • Premier League Player of the Month - March 2019, November 2019
  • PFA Player of the Month - Jan 2019, April 2019, September 2019

 

Other mentions:

- In the Time 100 list (Salah)

- 2019 Balon D'or (2nd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 17th, 19th, 26th) 

- First Brazilian to score 50 Premier League goals

- The Best FIFA Men's Player 2019 (2nd place)

 

Stats:

58 competitive games.

44 wins

6 draws

5 losses (Barca 1/5/19, Wolves 7/1/19, City 3/1/19, Villa 17/12/19, Napoli 17/9/19)

132 goals scored

57 conceded (11 in EFL Cup, 1 in FIFA CWC, 2 in UEFA SC, 1 in Community Shield, 2 in FA Cup, 14 PL, 13 CL)

3 Trophies (CL, UEFA SC, FIFA CWC)

 

We're quite good. 

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Can’t find a thread so I’ll put it here.
 

I cannot fucking stand Bruce “Brucie” Grobbelaar. Hated him when he played for us. Hated him when he left and hate him now with his witch doctor curse story he nicked off Barry Fry.
 

Wish he’d fuck off. 
 

I have spoken. 

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6 minutes ago, Red74 said:

Can’t find a thread so I’ll put it here.
 

I cannot fucking stand Bruce “Brucie” Grobbelaar. Hated him when he played for us. Hated him when he left and hate him now with his witch doctor curse story he nicked off Barry Fry.
 

Wish he’d fuck off. 
 

I have spoken. 

Why did you hate him when he played for us?

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4 minutes ago, Tony Moanero said:

Why did you hate him when he played for us?

Never trusted nor rated him. Don’t think any of our players did either. Esp the jocks after recent interviews. 

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11 hours ago, Jimmy Hills Chin said:

Any pics, it sounds awesome 


I’ll ask around the family and see, I’m pretty sure there must be at least one though as me and my little brother were made to wear the things all the fucking time.

 

Cant find any evidence on the internet of the patterns or I’d stick that up.

 

Gives me an idea for a thread ‘When did you realise you were growing up in poverty?’

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On 10/01/2020 at 23:32, Lizzie Birdsworths Wrinkled Chopper said:

Apparently this is from a 1947 6th round FA Cup tie against Birmingham.

 

 

Not sure if that is the famous Albert Stubbins diving header that old-timers used to mention in any 'Best Reds goals ever ' conversations. Hope not as it seemed relatively ordinary.

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