User talk:Talk of the Toon

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Now the standard welcome message is out of the way, I'd like to commend your improvements to Newcastle United F.C., all good stuff and very welcome additions. If you intend to edit football articles regularly, you might find WikiProject Football of use. Oldelpaso (talk) 19:38, 10 January 2008 (UTC)

Thanks for the welcome and the invite! - Talk of the Toon (talk) 15:46, 11 January 2008 (UTC)

Page move Soccer in the Republic of Ireland[edit]

Please don't move pages with out first discussion , remember football is an ambiguous term, see Football (word) Gnevin (talk) 23:54, 17 January 2008 (UTC)

I asked you not to change soccer to football until the discussion was concluded , feel free to readd the image didn't mean to remove that , your additions where uncitable and so i removed them Gnevin (talk) 17:52, 26 January 2008 (UTC)
This is nothing to do with not liking the sport, I just asked you no to change every reference of soccer to football in case it needs to be changed back in a few days time Gnevin (talk) 17:59, 26 January 200 —Preceding unsigned comment added by Gnevin (talkcontribs)
See Ice hockey, Gaelic football and Rugby union bolding alternate names is correct , As for the picture can you 100% confirm everyone in the picture is Irish ? Irish people love and play football, deal with it. i dont care if they want to play chess each to their own Gnevin (talk) 18:46, 26 January 2008 (UTC)
Ok seems to be the general policy , the MOS isn't very clear however .Gnevin (talk) 18:51, 26 January 2008 (UTC)
Why did you move all the soccer league pages to Ambiguous titled pages when the discussion is still on going ?Gnevin (talk) 22:17, 26 January 2008 (UTC)

Invitation to pass comment at Talk:Football in the Republic of Ireland#Requested move[edit]

Hello, I am leaving a friendly notice to invite you to participate at a requested move from 'Football in the Republic of Ireland' to 'Association football in the Republic of Ireland', due to your participation in a previous requested move. Hope to see you there! EJF (talk) 21:18, 8 February 2008 (UTC)

see my talk page --Philip Baird Shearer (talk) 09:04, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

March 2012[edit]

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Orphaned non-free media (File:NUFC - Old Crest - Magpie.png)[edit]

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Invite to the African Destubathon[edit]

Hi. You may be interested in participating in the African Destubathon which starts on October 15. Africa currently has over 37,000 stubs and badly needs a quality improvement editathon/contest to flesh out basic stubs. There are proposed substantial prizes to give to editors who do the most articles, and planned smaller prizes for doing to most destubs for each of the 53 African countries, so should be enjoyable! So it would be a good chance to win something for improving stubs on African sportspeople, including footballers, athletes, Olympians and Paralympians etc, particularly female ones, but also male. Even if contests aren't your thing we would be grateful if you could consider destubbing a few African articles during the drive to help the cause and help reduce the massive 37,000 + stub count, of which many are rated high importance (think Regions of countries etc). If you're interested in competing or just loosely contributing a few expanded articles on African Paralympians, Olympians and committees etc, please add your name to the Contestants/participants section. Diversity of work from a lot of people will make this that bit more special. Thanks. --MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 21:13, 6 October 2016 (UTC)