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Old 09-14-2005, 09:00 AM   #21
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I think we all grew up listening to a certain style and perhaps we're just accostomed to one country's "style" versus that of another.

And I use the term "style" loosely because each announcer has their own style.
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the best commentators are brazilians and argentinians................the continue talking even when the players are in the dressing rooms!
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Old 09-16-2005, 01:08 PM   #23
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the best commentators are brazilians and argentinians................the continue talking even when the players are in the dressing rooms!


A goal without the "goaaaaaaalllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll" yell does not make any sense... Brit comentators are also incredibly boring... what is that "he scores!" crap...?

Americans do not have a clue about soccer, that is why their commentators suck.
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americans don't have a clue about soccer because americans don't give a crap about soccer.
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it's 'football', not 'soccer'.

always has been Football, always will be.

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Old 09-16-2005, 11:10 PM   #26
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Two seasons ago when all the big European teams were travelling the US for pre-season they left the feed on at half-time and I had the fun distraction of hearing the US commentator (who made a few mistakes in his overall terminology but was otherwise quite enthusiastic) singing along to 'Pump It Up' by Elvis Costello before changing the lyrics to 'I have to go to the lavatory'.
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americans don't have a clue about soccer because americans don't give a crap about soccer.
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What the hell was the need to rip up the NFL for? It has nothing to do with soccer/football except in name. It was pointless.
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it's 'football', not 'soccer'.

always has been Football, always will be.







we europeans imported tomatoes and potatoes from america............the americans imported "soccer" from us...........
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i remember hearing caliendo do his john madden on the opie and anthony show, long before he was on mad tv... i miss opie and anthony. stupid xm radio
Ron and Fez are on XM now too. I love those dudes.
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americans don't have a clue about soccer because americans don't give a crap about soccer.
Which makes Americans completely screwed up in terms of sports, as this is the only place in the world where soccer is not one of the most important sports.
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Which makes Americans completely screwed up in terms of sports, as this is the only place in the world where soccer is not one of the most important sports.



US to win the World Cup!!!
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