TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby The Elkmaster » Thu Jun 26, 2014 7:41 pm

Yorkshire Exile wrote:
Devilsweep wrote:16 transfers and 295 points the target for end of this round - this is for a projected 480 to win it !!


right result in belgium game and i'm right on this target :hmmm:


Belgium will make changes tonight, can't see Hazard starting

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Devilsweep » Thu Jun 26, 2014 7:47 pm

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Postby Yorkshire Exile » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:45 pm

or aldoweirdo...

coonts

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Fri Jun 27, 2014 9:07 pm

Muppet wrote:
Clammers wrote:my tictac is to fook off to Glasto in the morning so no more transfers for a few days...

:biker: :biker: :biker: :biker:

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The norm for Glastonbury this time of year, RAIN :biker: :oldgit:


Not so much fun for some :sad: :oldgit: http://home.bt.com/news/uknews/glastonb ... 3915069463" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby AVIT75 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:37 pm

255 with 20 transfers left, is it worth carrying on?

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:46 pm

AVIT75 wrote:255 with 20 transfers left, is it worth carrying on?


If the results turn out to be predictable, probably not :hmmm: Note the IF :titter: :oldgit:

Clean sheets might be hard to find, I'd gamble on Costa Rica :WTF: :oldgit:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:48 pm

binky wrote:the chase begins tonight :thumb1:


You chase, I'll watch :biker: :oldgit:

Good luck :tumble: :blind:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Devilsweep » Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:57 pm

Predictions chaps:

3-1 Brazil
2-1 Columbia (ET)

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby AVIT75 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:58 pm

i have a plan but it looks like i need to get every prediction bob on just to get close :lol:

plan isnt set in stone either, regretting not doing a few transfers on thursday, think i messed up there :dunno:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby AVIT75 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 5:02 pm

took a risk, no neymar and just sanchez today , you never know :cry1:

my official chase starts monday, if im awake :agree1:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Sat Jun 28, 2014 5:04 pm

Brazil 2 chile 0
Columbia 3 uruguay 1

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby AVIT75 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 5:33 pm

AVIT75 wrote:took a risk, no neymar and just sanchez today , you never know :cry1:

my official chase starts monday, if im awake :agree1:



:Goal: :Goal: :Goal:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby AVIT75 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 6:58 pm

if this goes to pens i would say its give up time for me barring a 5-4 :sad:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby AVIT75 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:08 pm

got mithered before start of this game and forgot to bring rodi in :cry1: thought it was 11pm kickoff :cry1:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:03 pm

I wonder if the 480 mark will still be there or there abouts to win it :hmmm:

Leader on 410...as to their transfer count...who knows?? hopefully 2-5 with several players knocked out!!

I'm on 325 with 15 left. A plan is in place, but I'm wondering if that plan needs to be executed immediately, or whether I can still just select the big hitters until the quarters.

Not having Luiz and Cesar I thought would have killed me off but I ended the day only 100 places down the table.

Holland and Belgium going out could cause mayhem to many.... :agree1:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby The Elkmaster » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:06 pm

I've just played like a cunt

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:10 pm

The Elkmaster wrote:I've just played like a cunt


:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Postby Muppet » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:20 pm

The Elkmaster wrote:I've just played like a cunt


Welcome to my world Elky :WorldCup: :oldgit:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:22 pm

Ive another team on 303 with 12 left so I have a couple of options.

Argentina going out I wouldn't mind one bit, Holland could also go out today :thumb1:

Got limited coverage in Argentina and no coverage for Holland at all, can ultimately bring in rvp/robben but might take a chance in one team and save the transfers.

Defo think that USA can push Belgium all the way also :confused:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:24 pm

scrooged wrote:I'm on 325 with 15 left. A plan is in place, but I'm wondering if that plan needs to be executed immediately, or whether I can still just select the big hitters until the quarters.


A German block defence might not do you any harm :hmmm: :oldgit: :oldgit: Though, I suspect that will be a popular choice for those who have held back on transfers :biker: :oldgit:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Sun Jun 29, 2014 2:58 pm

binky wrote:from what ive seen an argie block is the most popular


Interesting comment Boink :hmmm:

Seen where :WTF:

As we were 'talking about switching to blocks, its not likely anyone would do transfers until confirmation of team news, plus, Germany play before the Argies :titter: :biker: :oldgit:

Quite possible that those who can will do both blocks :sheepshag: :oldgit:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:09 pm

I get the impression that a few fancy Colombia to beat Brazil :biker:

Odds;

Brazil 4/5

Draw 5/2

Columbia 7/2

Fill yer boots if yer one of them which I'm not :oldgit: :WorldCup:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby The Elkmaster » Sun Jun 29, 2014 8:47 pm

When all else fails, bring in a Costa Rican defence :OFFS:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby The Elkmaster » Sun Jun 29, 2014 10:53 pm

Give up, late goals have done me :OFFS:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby mancdave » Tue Jul 01, 2014 2:33 pm

Just get a samsung

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Wed Jul 02, 2014 1:35 pm

scrooged wrote:I wonder if the 480 mark will still be there or there abouts to win it :hmmm:

Leader on 410...as to their transfer count...who knows?? hopefully 2-5 with several players knocked out!!

I'm on 325 with 15 left. A plan is in place, but I'm wondering if that plan needs to be executed immediately, or whether I can still just select the big hitters until the quarters.

Not having Luiz and Cesar I thought would have killed me off but I ended the day only 100 places down the table.

Holland and Belgium going out could cause mayhem to many.... :agree1:


Where's everyone up to??

(different) leader now on 432 ... so up 22 points, I've gone from 325 to 368... so 21 points gained :hmmm:

Have 11 players through to QF, and 8 transfers (too few/too many??)...can't work out where to go from here though!!

leaderboard is definately bunching however and i think transfers could be scarce :agree1:

Anyone ready to pounce.

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Wed Jul 02, 2014 2:03 pm

scrooged wrote:
scrooged wrote:I wonder if the 480 mark will still be there or there abouts to win it :hmmm:

Leader on 410...as to their transfer count...who knows?? hopefully 2-5 with several players knocked out!!

I'm on 325 with 15 left. A plan is in place, but I'm wondering if that plan needs to be executed immediately, or whether I can still just select the big hitters until the quarters.

Not having Luiz and Cesar I thought would have killed me off but I ended the day only 100 places down the table.

Holland and Belgium going out could cause mayhem to many.... :agree1:


Where's everyone up to??

(different) leader now on 432 ... so up 22 points, I've gone from 325 to 368... so 21 points gained :hmmm:



Have 11 players through to QF, and 8 transfers (too few/too many??)...can't work out where to go from here though!!

leaderboard is definately bunching however and i think transfers could be scarce :agree1:

Anyone ready to pounce.


Am I ready to pounce :lol:

Not really, I'm assuming loads of transfers have now been burnt with limited success :hmmm: :oldgit:

For what its worth, I will have 8 transfers left on 350 points once I replace Dempsey & am French heavy so a German win would reduce my chances from 1% to zero :biker: :WorldCup:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Henke7 » Wed Jul 02, 2014 2:04 pm

I think i've made a coont of it. Made transfers last night in a rush about 8.50 without thinking of the bigger picture and now i have too many Arg and Bel is my team i reckon. I'm just below the 400 point mark anyway with only 5 or 6 transfers left so i'm just trying to win my cashies. Good luck scrooged, i reckon you have a squeak but prob going to have to choose a team to win it now and go all out with a block (if not already did so that is)

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby aldo1 » Wed Jul 02, 2014 2:30 pm

I'm on 400 exactly with a good few transfers left but have not got the foggiest what to do now - have 10 players still alive but some are now inevtiably playing against each other. Team looks OK (on paper!) but WTF do I do with these transfers!!? - Half of me is tempted to just jump from keeper to keeper hoping for a shoot out!.

Also have the dilemma of wanting to take a risk here and go out in a blaze of glory trying to catch leader but also not wanting to blow my lead in superlegues!

Not sure if it's the same for everyone but I have not made a single transfer in my defence - have the exact same defence as I started with - sorely tempted just to continue this way but probably know risking a block is only way of really pushing up the overall table

Brazil getting knocked out tomorrow should shake it up a bit!

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Muppet » Wed Jul 02, 2014 3:00 pm

At this stage I would have expected to have formed a reasonably strong opinion as to who will win the cup :hmmm:

In truth, I've no fooking idea :doh: :oldgit:

France v Geeeeeeeeermany, could go either way but based on what I've seen so far, France might just scrape through, both defences are suspect but the French attack looks more dangerous to me :dunno: :biker:

Brazil v Cokeheads, this is possibly the worse Brazilian team I've seen :blind: but I think they'll go through, once again both defences look on weak side. However if big stubborn Phil continues to start with that fooking useless tosspot Fred, it could go the other way :sleep: :whatever:

Argentina v Belgium, I just favour Argentina for no other reason than Messi but I wont be shocked if its Belgium :tumble:

Dutch v CR, cant see past the Dutch along with every other coont on the planet :coffee2:

France v Holland final :hmmm: :fishing: :oldgit:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Wed Jul 02, 2014 3:59 pm

France Germany game crucial to me.

If Germany go through :fap1:

If France go through i :cry1: but i have 8 transfers to sort it out.

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby scrooged » Wed Jul 02, 2014 4:26 pm

binky wrote:up there ive got 2 argie blocks and 4 german blocks
also ive got a belgium/germany mix



i noticed you made a few moves yesterday with a couple of big scores :clap2: :clap2:

I wonder how 'different' we will have to be now to win this.
The leaderboard is scrunching up and the overall leader is being caught too.

If they all have transfers in hand then maybe going against the grain will matter, but i doubt they have.

Apart from the RVP/Robben points V Spain and the muller haul V Portugal I've hit on most of the in form scorers, so i cant see how the leaders could have significantly more points without having spunked their transfer load.

If Germany progress i have options. If germany lose I go leftfield. Costa Rica in the final anyone ???

Interesting to see Aldo mention the keeper rotation i suggested earlier in this thread, you just never know.

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Still need a good charge for the superleague title, but it's taking shape. :thumb1: :thumb1:

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby Yorkshire Exile » Wed Jul 02, 2014 4:29 pm

Germany
Columbia
Argies
Dutch

For me...... i got no chance..... been going left field to make up ground which has been a fail.....

Teams got around 6 left so some should be respectable without threatening..... just pleased with the free entries to the elites for pl

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Re: TFF Tactics - given the first 8 games

Postby 7lb claimer » Thu Jul 03, 2014 9:46 am

My current X1 representatives .. France 2 Germany 2 Brasil 1 Columbia 2 Argentina 1 Belgium 3. I'll take those scores as well. Don't rate Holland but as Costa Rica are hardly taken at all I'll probably stick the cheat in.

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