Originally Posted by GRUNTERSDAD
fact remains you are all from the British Isles. Sometimes we just have to face facts, like it or not.
A little tenuous methinks. The British Isles describes a land mass that includes Ireland, and the Irish would resent being represented by the England team only slightly less than the Scottish :) In all other sports (especially tennis), I'd accept your point; when it comes to football, absolutely not.