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korben
Aug 13th, 2003, 06:09 PM
Boys get to play of world title for 10th time.
Reigning champion France but they didnīt qualify this year.

Final is on 30.8.

16 teams in 4 groups. Best 2 from each group to 2nd round, from then on knock-out system.

Group A
China PR, Columbia, Mexico, Finland

Group B
Argentina, Australia, Costa Rica, Nigeria

Group C
Brazil, Cameroon, Portugal, Yemen

Group D
Korea Rep., Sierra Leone, Spain, U.S.A.

Only three teams from Europe ?!

Biggest star of tournament, Freddy Adu, U.S.A 14 years young and already has deal with Nike.

Website: http://www.fifa.com/en/comp/event/index,2003,1056.html

First results
Finland 2 - China PR 1 :woohoo:
Argentina 2 - Australia 0 :(

Big Fat Pink Elephant
Aug 13th, 2003, 06:11 PM
korben - the first goal between Fin and Chi, did the finnish kid score in his own goal??

korben
Aug 13th, 2003, 06:18 PM
korben - the first goal between Fin and Chi, did the finnish kid score in his own goal??

Not sure but it looked like Chinese kid got his foot to it first.

Big Fat Pink Elephant
Aug 13th, 2003, 06:19 PM
ok ,thanks! the norwegian commentator was confusing me! and they only replayed it one time...

nasty nick#2
Aug 13th, 2003, 07:22 PM
Since when did you start to like football? :confused:

Big Fat Pink Elephant
Aug 13th, 2003, 09:54 PM
just becoz i'm not a fan doesn't mean i can't know the score? :confused:

if you only know about things you're interested in, then you're screwed :p

nasty nick#2
Aug 13th, 2003, 10:46 PM
You once said you hated football, could it be it was China playing this time? :lol:

Big Fat Pink Elephant
Aug 14th, 2003, 11:01 AM
your point being....?

nasty nick#2
Aug 14th, 2003, 11:22 AM
Did you watch Colombia Vs Mexico then? nah.... that's what i thought, But who knows, if you continue watching football you might become a future ref or something :p