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    *** Important. Due to the wide range of times these games are shown at and unfortunate collisions with local professional teams you MUST check to ensure the bar is open and the game is on. 

    Victoria - Yates Taphouse
    Vancouver - Library Square 
    Calgary - Home & Away
    Edmonton - Urban Tavern
    Saskatoon - Finn's Pub
    Regina - The Lobby
    Winnipeg - Nicolina's 
    Toronto - Duke of Gloucester. 
    Ottawa - Senate Tavern on Bank
    Hamilton - End Zone Pub
    Montreal - Frappe
    Halifax - Niche Lounge
    Waterloo - RIM Park
    Kitchener - Budd Park

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    • The new training facility being built will probably take some of that load off. It will not just be PFC using the training fields.
    • I don't think that is limited to Edmonton (or sports). Here in Victoria theaters and concert venues are regularly still 2/3 empty 5 minutes before start times. 😂
    • This is what I think we'll go with as well. If Kaye is carrying a knock, no need to risk him unless we are chasing the game and/or Osorio needs to come off. We can also push Davies forward and bring Morgan on if we need a goal. I trust him more than Teibert at full back against Haiti. Teibert is better on the ball, but lacks the athleticism of Morgan. I'll go with 3-1 for this one. We'll jump out to an early lead and they'll respond at some point. Then, we'll put them to bed in the second half as they tire.
    • Earlier in the tournament, in another thread, I said that the refereeing was sub-par.  Man, did that offend people!  I said that using only female referees was unfair to the players who earned the right to be here.  My flame retarding underwear was barely up to the task.  I said VAR was so intrusive here precisely because the all-female officiating staff were unable to call offside correctly, and that they weren't good enough for the level of the games (not is so many words, but that was the gist).  Well, I think I am being rather soundly vindicated by the last few matches.  When the US was hammering Thailand the referee wasn't important.  When the US was jobbing Spain out of at least a regulation draw now we see how poorly prepared the referees are.  The referee blew Canada's chances in 2012 due to the overt pressure applied by the USWNT and  Wambach, and here the referee was taken in by the US professional diving team.  I support women in sports, especially soccer, and that includes referees.  That doesn't mean that only women should coach, or officiate, or organize, or work the concessions at a Women's tournament.  The women who have earned the right to play at a WWC should not be knocked out because someone thinks that it is more important to give female referees a training opportunity.  Let female referees earn the right to be there.  They can get their training in league play and earn their right to progress just like any other referee.
    • Imagine if we had gone all out and beaten Mexico and then got Costa Rica anyways - then lost.   I'd have to take a sabbatical from this message board.
    • 4-1 win im predicting.  Borjan  Zbg henry cornelius davies Arfield hutch osorio David cav hoilet Lets go !
    • you answered your own question.  set up for a Mexico USA Final $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ EDIT: I see everyone else already answered your question lol
    • A few of the young guys on their team that are still playing domestically would be interesting. Steeven Saba is only 26, starting each game in the mid and has a goal and an assist to show. Also, Alexis who plays Fullback is only 21 and got the goal to give them the lead last night.   I'd be more interested in some of the Bermudan guys. That team plays with some intensity and gave every opponent a run for their money. Simmons stood out as a guy who is still playing in Bermuda and can make an impact. Dale Eve at the back was also solid. 
    • Thanks all - I'm probably going to get them changed this afternoon.    Also, IGF for Canada Day is doing $5 beer and $3 hot dogs so I expect a pretty rowdy crowd!
    • need a fast backline to deal with their speedy counter attack. We'll have the bulk of possession but need to handle their counter. 
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