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  1. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    If Wyoming fills it's stadium to the brim the Stadium is basically (give or take 1,000 people) the 3rd largest city in Wyoming. That's...

    Oct 19, 2021 at 2:45 PM
  2. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    Been banging this drum for a while so I'll take the challenge. I actually wouldn't have pro/rel between the divisions. There are genuine...

    Oct 19, 2021 at 2:41 PM
  3. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    Going more regional is an option but I still prefer dividing it horizontally rather than vertically. If you expand horizontally...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 2:45 PM
  4. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    Yep even longer odds than either Villa or Wolves were on at the start of the season. do you have a point? Great you watch a lot of...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 2:41 PM
  5. owian liked JasonMa's post in the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    I'm not going to point out how they were or were not tanking. I'm going to point out that their success came from cheating. So its not...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 2:25 PM
  6. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    Yeah something most American's don't understand and I actually think impacted the US Healthcare debate in 2009. A certain network was...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 7:39 PM
  7. owian liked Bluecat82's post in the thread The non-meltdown thread.

    After watching the other matches so far this evening, does anybody seriously think we won't get nine points out of home matches with...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 7:13 PM
  8. owian liked HomietheClown's post in the thread The non-meltdown thread.

    Six points in six days. I'll take it.

    Oct 14, 2021 at 7:13 PM
  9. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    With baseball it's going to be harder to draw a direct line because of how far from impact MLB players they are when they are drafted...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 7:03 PM
  10. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    Bet you would have said the same about Leicester City in 2015. Yep low hanging fruit but it's easy because it's true. Again the beauty...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 6:55 PM
  11. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    And you have just gotten to the nub of the argument. I don't see sports as just an investment, quite the opposite I don't want it to be...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 6:29 PM
  12. owian liked AlbertCamus's post in the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    I don't think so, I think he didn't realize Aston Villa is in Birmingham. One of the things I like about pro/rel is you team can slowly...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 5:28 PM
  13. owian liked Expansion Franchise's post in the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    They run their organization into the ground, their club is no longer worth anywhere near what it was when they were in the PL. If they...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 4:58 PM
  14. owian replied to the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    The actions of professional GM's begs to differ. In both Baseball and the NBA you have seen tanking used successfully and becoming more...

    Oct 13, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  15. owian liked M's post in the thread The All-Encompassing Pro/Rel Thread on Soccer in the USA.

    Your comment is a complete non-sequiter from what you quoted. Additionally, if they go down it will absolutely be sporting merit due to...

    Oct 13, 2021 at 2:34 PM
  16. owian liked Ghost's post in the thread Norwich Coach- US wants to focus on players playing in American league for WC qualifying..

    The thing that gives this credibility is that the coach is not upset about it. It's not an excuse. He's not saying "Oh Josh would have...

    Oct 12, 2021
  17. owian replied to the thread The non-meltdown thread.

    My expectations are to get to the knockout stage of the W.C. If we don't get there it won't be because of this loss.

    Oct 12, 2021