> >> > ! You prefer penalty kicks?
> >> I'm with Cathi... I prefer replays!
> > Ahh, given the opportunity that would be preferrable. (No way that can
> > happen in many situations, particularly the WC.)
> It certainly CAN happen. Maybe pressure from TV rights, sponsorships,
> etc. are high, but why can't they do it?
How about pressure on fans who are spending well over 100 (euros, UD$) per
night to stay another 3-5 nights, for each of the other 7 teams that will
have their schedules delayed? It is also unfair on the teams that get
shorted on rest.
And, the TV rights are no joke. It is harder than you think to reschedule