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Contest #133

April 9th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | 21 comments

Contest #132 answer: Leipzig, Germany

This is what you might call: ‘an amazing catch’ by Google Earth: it is the gathering of Dutch soccer fans on the Burgplatz in Leipzig, Germany at the FIFA World Cup event on June 11, 2006 when the Dutch team beat the team of┬áSerbia and Montenegro by 1-0.

leipzig_fans

Orange is the national colour in the Netherlands because the Dutch Royal Family belongs to the dynasty of the House of Orange-Nassau.

Those who managed to get a ticket for the match:

  • hhgygy
  • Joel Zirmer
  • pudra
  • Malcolm
  • Joey
  • lardarz
  • Andy McConnell
  • Exsanguinator
  • Max_Power
  • Milosh, Serbia
  • Dennis S.
  • Steve Jaycocks
  • ozlingula
  • Willem
  • Camargo, California
  • Aaron Predeek
  • Doc Will

April 9th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments