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César Santin[edit]

Hi. Please see Talk:César Santín#Name. Thank you. kalaha 17:44, 24 July 2008 (UTC)


Okay, thanks.

The Emirates Stadium capacity is 60,355[edit]

Please stop changing the article to an incorrect figure - any further reversions of my edits and I'll be forced to block you. As for IPA, not only is it unnecessary for the English language Wikipedia, it is also incorrect - you have not provided the IPA for the word "Stadium". Qwghlm (talk) 13:54, 6 December 2008 (UTC)

Just for the record: I have never changed the figure for the stadium's capacity, so your threats are absurd. Aikclaes (talk) 10:40, 23 May 2015 (UTC)

Norwich City F.C.[edit]

I'm puzzled by this. Either you intended to put it in the Norwich article, or you've missed off more than half of the pronunciation. --Dweller (talk) 15:04, 6 January 2009 (UTC)

Wrong info[edit]

Hi there CLAES, VASCO from Portugal here,

In Sebastián Eguren, you have made a mistake (we all do), saying that he moved to AIK permanently. Then, you wrote in storyline that he must return to VILLARREAL because he still has 12 months in his contract?! That is precisely why it is a LOAN, player must report to old club to decide his future.

I also improved article with a new reference, please do not remove the correct info, maybe we can all work together as a team. You told some user to look at the reference where the transfer to AIK is referred. Well, i know ZERO Swedish, so i don't know what the article says, but if it says it is a permanent transfer, it is WRONG, it's a loan.

Continue the good work, nice weekend,

VASCO - --Vasco Amaral (talk) 04:13, 12 March 2010 (UTC)

  • Very strange indeed, but then, what can surprise you in the world of modern football? If he has to return to Villarreal, how on earth it's not a loan? Oh well...I have total faith in your explanations, so you can update the player's page (in the AIK transfer paragraph) as you wish, i won't revert it.

Sorry for any incovenience, cheers,

VASCO - --Vasco Amaral (talk) 18:57, 13 March 2010 (UTC)

  • Nice work man. I only made some corrections to your last inputs.

1 - In an encyclopedia, we must write always in past tense, so i made some tense adjustments, without altering contents one bit.

2 - Eguren could be, i'll give you that, a CENTRAL MIDFIELDER - but i think he is a DEFENSIVE MIDFIELDER with a good scoring rate. What he is not, 100% sure, is a DEEP-FORWARD, ATTACKING MIDFIELDER or SECOND STRIKER, no way, i corrected that.

3 - I think the club's name should be compressed in box only, not storyline. Therefore, please leave AIK FOTBOLL in story, AIK in box.

Feel free to give me your views on that, cheers,

VASCO - --Vasco Amaral (talk) 21:10, 13 March 2010 (UTC)

  • Response to response :)

1 - 100 % clear. UPDATE: Ah, i see what you mean, it's just that i see WP as an encyclopedia, even though it is a "special one". At least i ALWAYS write in past tense, but i don't own the truth.

2 - No, i disagree. I think the player's main position should be the one appearing in INTRO. In storyline, perhaps we could write "In his spell at AIK, he was used mainly as a X or a Y". What i can tell you is that at Villarreal he was a defensive unit, even playing as central defender.

3 - Just for a matter of display, really. I think the club's fullname - the fullname at WP, not the full name of the organization - should appear in story, just once (intro and once in body of article that is), just for matter of display and informative purposes.

Cheers, take care,

VASCO, Portugal - --Vasco Amaral (talk) 22:40, 13 March 2010 (UTC)

  • I did not remove anything man, i merely composed it. That piece in intro has got to go in three months 1/2 - when he returns to Villarreal - that is why i though it should only be in storyline, not in intro. Sorry for any incovenience.

Have a fine week, VASCO - --Vasco Amaral (talk) 17:10, 15 March 2010 (UTC)

Your recent edits[edit]

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December 2010[edit]

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Genres[edit]

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Football taskforce proposal[edit]

I've created a proposal for a Sweden taskforce under Wikipedia:Football, see Wikipedia:WikiProject Council/Proposals/WikiProject Football/Sweden task force and support and join if you are interested. --Reckless182 (talk) 19:52, 6 February 2011 (UTC)

AIK Fotboll[edit]

Hi

Please do not add a wikilink for Alhassan Kamara. He is not notable since he fails WP:GNG and WP:NFOOTBALL, he has not yet made any appearances in a professional league or played for a senior national team, therefore a wikilink for him shouldn't be added. If you have any questions, just write to me at my talk page. Thanks. --Reckless182 (talk) 20:45, 2 February 2012 (UTC)

Hi, he is quite notable due to being the focal point of a documentary film. Maybe if I include info about that on the page? Aikclaes (talk) 21:22, 2 February 2012 (UTC)
He is only notable if he meets either WP:GNG or WP:NFOOTBALL. I'm sure he will play for AIK when Allsvenskan starts, why not just wait until then? --Reckless182 (talk) 21:34, 2 February 2012 (UTC)

Proposed deletion of Alhassan "Crespo" Kamara[edit]

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Dubai transliteration[edit]

Your transliteration and IPA notation for the name Dubai weren't Arabic and the transliteration was erroneously tagged as DIN 31635. Somebody corrected the transliteration and I corrected the Arabic pronunciation. Thanks. --Mahmudmasri (talk) 14:08, 28 August 2012 (UTC)

Thanks! Aikclaes (talk) 08:33, 29 August 2012 (UTC)

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Your filing at WP:3O[edit]

Hello Aikclaes. Unfortunately I have had to undo your filing at WP:3O as it failed to comply with the instructions, and it removed the instructions that other editors might need when they make their requests there. If you want to make a new request there, please read the instructions first, and please follow them. In particular: please include a link to the talk page section where the issue is being discussed; please don't argue the case on the WP:3O page; please only edit between the HTML comments, where it says, and don't overwrite the example in the instructions. Regards, --Stfg (talk) 12:46, 18 April 2014 (UTC)

Hi. Thanks for pointing that out. I have made a new filing now and I hope it's correct. Otherwise please tell me what's wrong about it. Aikclaes (talk) 13:04, 18 April 2014 (UTC)
Hi. No, it isn't. You've once again overwritten the instructions; once again you discussed the matter on the 3O page; and again you did not link to the talk page. However, now that it's being discussed by several more editors at WT:MOS, this issue is no longer a candidate for a third opinion. Sorry. --Stfg (talk) 13:16, 18 April 2014 (UTC)
Okay, thanks for you time. Aikclaes (talk) 13:27, 18 April 2014 (UTC)

Marie Serneholt[edit]

If you want to, please take a look at this weeks TAFI selected article, Marie Serneholt. Regards.--BabbaQ (talk) 21:45, 11 November 2015 (UTC)

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Henok Goitom - Compromise[edit]

Hi there CLAES, from Portugal (this is the same guy from the message titled "Wrong info", now without an account, I had a serious run-in with a troll and asked an admin to vanish my account because I had the intention of leaving forever, guess I cannot, I'm wiki-hooked),

Can we please reach some compromise here? Tons of articles have the CLUB CAREER starting with the place where the player was born, but OK, out of respect for your work we'll leave it like that. However, if possible, please "work with me" in two things: 1 - full name of club in intro, compression is for box; 2 - we could title the section "Early life" since it's in the beginning of article, rather that "Personal life", don't you agree?

Granted, "AIK Fotboll" is the club's official name, but this moniker is very rarely used in Swedish media. It's not like Liverpool, where the media sometimes writes "Liverpool FC". In Sweden, it's just "AIK". Aikclaes (talk) 12:23, 2 January 2016 (UTC)

Sorry for any inconvenience, continue the good work --84.90.219.128 (talk) 20:19, 16 December 2015 (UTC)

  • Also, a small favour if you can: I have just improved Kennedy Bakircioglu's article significantly, with several references. But can you add a translation to the source #20? I can't make anything of it. Happy 2016, thank you in advance! --84.90.219.128 (talk) 15:53, 28 December 2015 (UTC)
I have added a reference, as you requested. Feel free to tidy it up, becuase am bad at this. Happy new year! Aikclaes (talk) 12:23, 2 January 2016 (UTC)

Thank you very much for your assistance, but there is still something missing in Bakircioglu's article. Could you please translate the title of the reference #20 ("Kennedy sköt upp Bajen till allsvenskan")? Have a pleasant 2016 as well! --84.90.219.128 (talk) 16:53, 5 January 2016 (UTC)

  • Well, is it possible to translate Kennedy's reference #20 or not (I imagine that, being Swedish, it will only take you 30 seconds or so)? If I am bothering, at least direct me to another Swedish user so I can ask them please. --84.90.219.128 (talk) 03:48, 9 February 2016 (UTC)
Done. Sorry about the delay. Aikclaes (talk) 06:13, 16 February 2016 (UTC)

No problems, sometimes I forget (most) users have a real life away from all of this... Thanks, all the best! --84.90.219.128 (talk) 00:15, 22 February 2016 (UTC)

Small favour[edit]

Not for me, my fellow user, for our WP... Can you please arrange a reference (one will be enough, don't want do give you too much trouble) in Swedish for Andreas Ravelli's storyline (with reference to his main clubs and his 41 caps for Sweden)? An overzealous admin has removed the entire storyline twice, and I don't think there will be anything available for this guy in English, other than the fact he is Thomas' brother (already sourced).

If you can't or won't do it, don't worry I understand. Thank you for listening and happy weekend --Be Quiet AL (talk) 20:50, 1 July 2016 (UTC)

  • I tried to start it myself, but my level of Swedish is close to ZERO, and most of the refs (even though I type "Andreas (not Thomas, ANDREAS!) Ravelli" in the search engine (Swedish Yahoo)) speak more of his brother than himself... --Be Quiet AL (talk) 18:19, 2 July 2016 (UTC)

Well? Nothing can be done man? The storyline will soon be removed, I know that administrator... --Be Quiet AL (talk) 22:56, 5 July 2016 (UTC)

Sorry, not interested. Aikclaes (talk) 11:54, 6 July 2016 (UTC)

It varies, sometimes they call him Adrien, sometimes Silva. What he has on his shirt is irrelevant I think, I remember when Guti (footballer) played and he had GUTI HAZ on his shirt to honour his children; Portuguese sport broadcasters have this horrible custom of addressing 99,9999999999999999% of the footballers by two names (and sometimes THREE, Nuno André Coelho) 99,9999999999999999% of the time, you can trust me on this.

Also, I apologize for my summary that seemed to irritate you, but it was never my intention to do so even though I admit it was a bit exaggerated. What I meant by "I am Portuguese OK?" was that because of my nationality I have/had knowledge of this, not meaning I am a better editor than you or anyone because of that. --Be Quiet AL (talk) 20:37, 10 July 2016 (UTC)

Your argument didn't irritate me. I just quoted you verbatim. It's up to other readers to decide if your argument about being Portuguese is valid. Aikclaes (talk) 05:54, 11 July 2016 (UTC)

OK, I am glad you are not upset. Regarding this whole issue, I have now started a discussion at WP:FOOTY, please leave your opinion there if you want, it would be appreciated. --Be Quiet AL (talk) 20:14, 12 July 2016 (UTC)

  • You declined to participate in the discussion (maybe you were not aware of it even though I mentioned in the line above I was starting one, not accusing you of anything, just pointing it out, mistakes happen), as pretty much everyone. No worries fellow user, article stays how you want. I will keep my opinion on how the player should be addressed to myself.

Happy editing --Be Quiet AL (talk) 19:17, 30 July 2016 (UTC)

Couldn't find the discussion.

It has already been moved to the archives (please read here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_talk:WikiProject_Football/Archive_104#Naming_customs_with_a_Portuguese_approach). --Be Quiet AL (talk) 01:45, 1 August 2016 (UTC)

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June 2017[edit]

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Your recent edits[edit]

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@Bob von Schlumpfenberg: There is a reason for this. Because I want the maps to look good in both mobile and desktop view, I edit and save in desktop view and then review the saved edit in mobile view. Aikclaes (talk) 06:39, 19 June 2017 (UTC)
Having said that, I will try to reduce the number of edits, to help other views review my edits. Getting better all the time. :) Aikclaes (talk) 08:43, 19 June 2017 (UTC)

Understood, thank you for clarifying this! Bob von Schlumpfenberg (talk) 14:38, 19 June 2017 (UTC)

IPA for Brighton and Hove[edit]

Hello. Personally, I think the IPA should cover Hove as well. Presumably the IPA is there primarily to help the reader unfamiliar with BritEng pronunciation, and Hove could just as likely rhyme with Love or Prove as with Stove. cheers, Struway2 (talk) 10:24, 30 July 2017 (UTC)

Struway2 Thanks for your comment. I totally agree, especially since "Hove" can be tricky to pronounce, as you mentioned. My issue was just that it would be more elegant to have IPA for the full club name. Now the IPA just covers part of the name. Or break out "Brighton & Hove" and have IPA for just that, but since the club rarely is referred to that way, as you pointed out, that's wouldn't be good either. So better leave it till someone smarter than me comes up with a solution. :) Aikclaes (talk) 10:35, 30 July 2017 (UTC)

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