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Def Leppard

We EXPECTED England to Lose

'It's What They Do'

6/22/2014 10:34 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Some people were SHOCKED by Team England's choke job at the World Cup -- but the guys from Def Leppard tell TMZ Sports they saw it coming from a mile away.

Rick Allen (drummer) and Phil Collen (guitar) -- both born and raised in England -- were at LAX this weekend when they told us losing the W.C. is just part of the Brit's DNA these days.

"They're just not very ... they haven't quite got it," Collen says ... "I think they just haven't got the get-up and go. That's been the British thing."

So, what's the solution? It doesn't sound like these guys think there is one.

Sad ...


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1.

BLUE UGLY đź’©    

England does suck

34 days ago
2.

Stiletto    

England is comfortable losing...as long as it is done in a noble, gentlemanly way.

34 days ago
3.

OhWell    

Soccer.....
(â—ˇ_â—ˇ) Zzzzzz....Zzzzzz....Zzzzzz....

34 days ago
4.

Eric Anderson    

These guys resemble Chris the alternate go to Chef at Michaels Catering. Now since left to Troon Golf kitchens.

34 days ago

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