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Subject: [Leica] Watching footie
From: imra at (Douglas Barry)
Date: Mon, 2 Sep 2013 15:51:10 +0100
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OK Nathan there is plenty of hype around this pairing but....
Attendance 44, 411. Here in Ireland, we had 81,553 atending a frenetically 
exciting Dublin vs Kerry All Ireland gaelic football semi-final match at 
Croke Park. I'd expect that it was probably the largest stadium sporting 
event in Europe at the weekend. Must check...


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Nathan Wajsman" <photo at>
To: "Leica Users Group" <lug at>
Sent: Monday, September 02, 2013 1:35 PM
Subject: Re: [Leica] Watching footie

>I did not want to mention the result in case some time-shifters on the US 
>west coast still intended to watch the match. My son, now in California, 
>did the right thing and got up early to watch it live, but then again, I 
>have raised him correctly to be a Liverpool supporter.
> I don't think anyone considers Giggs to be the best all-around player on 
> the MUFC squad--he is more there as an inspiration for the younger 
> players. They were obviously hurt by the absence of Wayne Rooney, but then 
> again, Liverpool's Suarez was out too, still serving his suspension from 
> last season.
> In any event, these matches are always like this: intense, hard-fought, 
> and usually ending 1-0 or 2-1. It is matches like that make the English 
> league the best in the world.
> Cheers,
> Nathan
> On 2 Sep 2013, at 02:30, lrzeitlin at wrote:
>> Nathan writes:
>> I spent much of this afternoon in a bar watching football, first 
>> Liverpool-Manchester United - - -
>> Liverpool outplayed Manchester United and won 1 to 0. It was a very 
>> active game and the fact is that some of the MU players are getting a bit 
>> old. Ryan Giggs, probably the best all around player on the MU team is 
>> 39. But then we are all getting old, aren't we.
>> Larry Z
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