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Post by I'm never wrong Wed 01 Jan 2020, 10:08 pm

Well, what are your hopes, dreams and predictions for next year?
I've gone for some obvious predictions.
I think Rory will win a Major - but maybe not The Masters. Tiger will win a (more) tournament(s) - but not a Major.
Major winners - random order - Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy, Patrick Cantlay and Xander Schauffele
(I've already gone to the bookies for The Masters and put money on the last two and Tony Finau).
Europe to get soundly beaten in the Ryder Cup.

On a personal note, I would like to get my name on an honours board at my club. But I think that's less likely than any of the above.

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Post by kwinigolfer Thu 02 Jan 2020, 12:37 am

I reckon there are five Majors this year (six if BJ is forced to call an election) and I'd be thrilled with your choices so long as Drumpf lost in November. (And your Europe prediction went arse over t1t.)

On a personal note, I'd love to return to breaking 100 on a decent course . . . . . . . . . probably less likely than any of the above.

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Post by super_realist Thu 02 Jan 2020, 7:35 am

Can't see Trump losing Kwini. Just as in the UK there's no opposition.

Golf wise I'd like to see an away victory in the Ryder Cup, see Rose win The Masters and on a personal level get down to scratch, which is very close right now.

Why would Boris be forced to call an election? He's got the biggest majority in decades and the most useless opposition in history, and given that Labour are likely to get a new leader who is Corbyn in a skirt then Johnson won't have to do much at all to stay in power. Labour are doing their best to stay out of power.

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Post by dynamark Mon 06 Jan 2020, 11:40 am

Liverpool will go on a terrible run and loose 6 games on the trot before sacking Klopp and appointing Mark Lawrenson and Gary Lineker as joint managers.
My hip will by a miracle mend itself and I will go on to win the club championship.
Ouch Ive just fell out of bed and woke up !

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Post by pedro Mon 06 Jan 2020, 9:32 pm

Liverpool have lost a big lead before...

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Post by Be_the_ball Mon 06 Jan 2020, 10:11 pm

dynamark wrote:Liverpool will go on a terrible run and loose 6 games on the trot before sacking Klopp and appointing Mark Lawrenson and Gary Lineker as joint managers.
My hip will by a miracle mend itself and I will go on to win the club championship.
Ouch Ive just fell out of bed and woke up !

Ooh how I yearn for the days of Roy Evans managing Liverpool and Joe Royle managing City.... The good old days Laugh

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Post by kwinigolfer Mon 06 Jan 2020, 10:23 pm

Nah, That were Shankly vs Mercer/Allison . . . . . . . . .

Interesting note that one of Man City's youngsters this weekend had two grandfathers (and think Pardoe was a cousin as well) playing in the same Man City Cup Final team (and about 400 other games I should think).

Back before Liverpool was a selling team.

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Post by pedro Mon 06 Jan 2020, 11:32 pm

Good riddance they got rid of Coutinho.

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Post by navyblueshorts Tue 07 Jan 2020, 8:48 am

pedro wrote:Good riddance they got rid of Coutinho.
Laugh Wonder how he's feeling just now?
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Post by beninho Tue 07 Jan 2020, 6:47 pm

Coutinho, who won the spanish league twice, and the cup who now plays for another massive club at Munich and earns bloody loads. I'm sure he's fine..

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Post by super_realist Tue 07 Jan 2020, 7:43 pm

beninho wrote:Coutinho, who won the spanish league twice, and the cup who now plays for another massive club at Munich and earns bloody loads. I'm sure he's fine..

Not to mention Munich is a hell of a lot nicer than Liverpool and has far fewer scousers.

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Post by navyblueshorts Wed 08 Jan 2020, 9:00 am

beninho wrote:Coutinho, who won the spanish league twice, and the cup who now plays for another massive club at Munich and earns bloody loads. I'm sure he's fine..
What? The bit-part player at Barca who, when he looks in the mirror, knows he wasted his time there and barely earned those medals? Sure; I imagine he's overjoyed. Still, he could have done worse and stayed at Liverpool under that sour-faced dinosaur manager, Klopp, and been a central part of a Champions' League winning side, a winner of the Club World Cup, an imminent Premier League winner and, possibly, one of the catalysts for long-term Liverpool success? I'm sure the money he's 'made' is some compensation...

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beninho wrote:Coutinho, who won the spanish league twice, and the cup who now plays for another massive club at Munich and earns bloody loads. I'm sure he's fine..

Not to mention Munich is a hell of a lot nicer than Liverpool and has far fewer scousers.
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Post by beninho Wed 08 Jan 2020, 9:20 am

Though, playing devils advocate. If Coutinho had stayed, lfc may not be in the same position. Didn't the 142m received get used to buy vvd and salah the same summer, with some left over for fabinho.

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Post by navyblueshorts Wed 08 Jan 2020, 9:23 am

beninho wrote:Though, playing devils advocate. If Coutinho had stayed, lfc may not be in the same position. Didn't the 142m received get used to buy vvd and salah the same summer, with some left over for fabinho.
Fair points OK.
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Post by pedro Wed 08 Jan 2020, 9:48 am

Not sure either Coutinho would have fit into the current LFC playing style. Too much of a luxury player. His departure may have turned out to be a blessing in disguise.

For these guys the money is probably like p!ssing in the pants. Feels good at the beginning. But at the end of the day they already earn so much that a few mils extra won't make much of a difference anyway. And he probably could have negotiated a decent raise at LFC had he wanted to stay.

What matters are trophies and international success. And don't think Coutinho has yet achieved what he dreamt of. Honestly, a Spanish title with Barca is like a Scottish title with Celtic or Rangers (back in the day) - and a German title with Bayern is like stealing candy from little children.

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Post by McLaren Wed 08 Jan 2020, 11:39 am

My prediction for the year is that Super gets down to scratch and invites me for a round on TOC.



And there will be a global coronavirus pandemic which wipes out a large part of the golf season.


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Post by LadyPutt Thu 09 Jan 2020, 11:05 am

McLaren wrote:My prediction for the year is that Super gets down to scratch and invites me for a round on TOC.
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Post by pedro Thu 09 Jan 2020, 11:43 am

McLaren wrote:My prediction for the year is that Super gets down to scratch and invites me for a round on TOC.
I suggest you play stableford then - as scratch on TOC equals a 63.

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Post by incontinentia Wed 19 Aug 2020, 9:02 am

McLaren wrote:My prediction for the year is that Super gets down to scratch and invites me for a round on TOC.
C'mon super, you know you want to.
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Post by super_realist Wed 19 Aug 2020, 9:59 am

incontinentia wrote:
McLaren wrote:My prediction for the year is that Super gets down to scratch and invites me for a round on TOC.
C'mon super, you know you want to.
Laugh

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Post by incontinentia Wed 19 Aug 2020, 10:12 am

super_realist wrote:
incontinentia wrote:
McLaren wrote:My prediction for the year is that Super gets down to scratch and invites me for a round on TOC.
C'mon super, you know you want to.
Laugh
It woukd be nice to repay Mac's faith in you with a round on TOC's hallowed sod.
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Post by super_realist Wed 19 Aug 2020, 10:15 am

You should never meet your heroes Inco, you'll only be disappointed.

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Post by McLaren Wed 19 Aug 2020, 11:38 am

If super doesn't take me on TOC he has has to play a round of golf in a full football strip. The team he wears being decided by a forum vote.
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