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From: Jellore on 4 Jul 2010 02:17
On Jul 1, 4:28 am, Quincy <ab...(a)email.de> wrote:
> On 30 Jun., 19:56, MH <MHnos...(a)ucalgary.ca> wrote:
> > Jesus Petry wrote:
> > > With almost 90% of the matches already played, I guess we can start
> > > picking the team of the tournament.
> > > I'll get the Jabulani rolling with some indications:
> > > Goalkeepers:
> > > Stekelenburg
> > > Eduardo
> > > Benaglio
> > > I almost added Enyeama, but his only error was too costly to the
> > > team.
> > Eduardo for sure, not sure about other choices. Julio Cesar has not had
> > much work, but has been fine. Benaglio was good but went out too early.
> > > Right backs:
> > > Maicon
> > > Lahm
> > Ramos a third possibility, but definitely third place so far.
> > > Central defenders:
> > > L cio
> > > Juan
> > > Piqu
> > > Lugano
> > > Ricardo Carvalho
> > > Alcaraz
> > Mertesacker has been surprisingly good too.
> > > Left backs:
> > > Morel Rodr guez
> > > F bio Coentr o
> > Coentrao for me.
> > > Midfielders/wingers (so we can mix them up at will :-P):
> > > [no particular order here]
> > > Schweinsteiger
> > > M ller
> > > zil
> > > Forl n
> > > Kevin-Prince Boateng
> > Nope. Not in the same class as the others.
> > > Dempsey
> > > Donovan
> > > Messi
> > > Robben
> > Has not played enough.
> > > Sneijder
> > > Gilberto Silva
> > > Kak
> > > Robinho
> > > Alexis S nchez
> > > Rommedahl
> > Only one good game.
> > > Iniesta
> > > David Villa
> > > Tiago
> > > Strikers:
> > > Honda
> > > Lu s Fabiano
> > > Tevez
> > > Higua n
> > > Luis Su rez
> > > Please add more names/critique at will.
> > You haven't missed many
> > My team so far:
> > Eduardo
> > Maicon Juan ? (Lucio, Merte, or Pique) Coentrao
> > Schweinsteiger zil Alonso (for some balance)
> > Messi Higuain Villa
> > Maybe Gilberto Silva or Meireles instead of Alonso.
> > Sneijder if you want a ridiculously attacking MF
> > > Tchau!
> > > Jesus Petry
> Mertesacker???! You surely haven't watched any German match!- Hide quoted text -
> - Show quoted text -
He didn't put a foot wrong against Argentina.
From: Jellore on 4 Jul 2010 02:19
On Jul 4, 3:55 pm, Chagney Hunt <ess...(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jun 30, 1:09 pm, Jesus Petry <jesuspe...(a)pop.com.br> wrote:
> After the QF
> Eduardo -- Coentrao, Kjaer, Pique, Maicon; Pigherder, Alonso, Mueller,
> Sneijder; Villa, Honda.
> based on impression, but if I have to pick a team to win, then it's
> Eduardo; Coentrao, Kjaer, Pique, Maicon; Mascherano, Alonso; Mueller,
> Gerrard, Sneijder; Villa (4-2-3-1)
Why no mention of Klose by anyone. Love him or hate him he scores
From: Gerrit Stolte on 4 Jul 2010 06:20
On Jun 30, 7:09 pm, Jesus Petry <jesuspe...(a)pop.com.br> wrote:
> Central defenders:
North Korea was able to score against them. Not to mention that they
are to be blamed for both Dutch goals.
From: Bruce D. Scott on 4 Jul 2010 09:33
Jellore (jellore(a)bigpond.com) wrote:
: On Jul 4, 3:55=A0pm, Chagney Hunt <ess...(a)gmail.com> wrote:
: > On Jun 30, 1:09=A0pm, Jesus Petry <jesuspe...(a)pop.com.br> wrote:
: > After the QF
: > Eduardo -- Coentrao, Kjaer, Pique, Maicon; Pigherder, Alonso, Mueller,
: > Sneijder; Villa, Honda.
: > based on impression, but if I have to pick a team to win, then it's
: > Eduardo; Coentrao, Kjaer, Pique, Maicon; Mascherano, Alonso; Mueller,
: > Gerrard, Sneijder; Villa (4-2-3-1)
: Why no mention of Klose by anyone. Love him or hate him he scores
He has to have a good emotional support structure around him so maybe he
wouldn't perform in an all-star team. He doesn't do well with
unpredictable competition, such as he gets in his club (unpredictable
means one year on next you don't know who you're up against for your
drift wave turbulence: http://www.rzg.mpg.de/~bds/