Moses to make debut alongside great mate Luke Brooks

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Moses to make debut alongside great mate Luke Brooks

Unread post by cqtiger » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 12:17 pm

innsaneink wrote:
Sabre wrote:Aku and Buchanan out
so a bench of

14. Seumanufagai
15. Halatau
18. Lodge
19. Austin??

Geezus
I'm happy with bench Ink. I nearly fell off the chair when I heard Buchanan's name earlier. I'm 58 and think that I can run faster than him! Although I am a fan of Aku.

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Unread post by innsaneink » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 12:18 pm

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MacDougall wrote:Nope, Lodge is playing apparently they just have decided to ignore that and heap pressure on Moses via social media. Sweet idea.
Mate Lodge will get announced just before the NYC game.
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Wests Tigers are pleased to announce that Matthew Lodge will make his first-grade debut this afternoon against the Penrith Panthers.

Lodge will become the 176th player to play first-grade for Wests Tigers.

The 19-year-old will come off the bench against the Panthers this afternoon..........

http://www.weststigers.com.au/news/2014 ... debut.html
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Unread post by Tigerdave » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 12:21 pm

well, this will make for an interesting game. I just hope we're remain competitive, if we can jag a win even better

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Unread post by Sabre » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 12:31 pm

good luck to Moses and Lodge.

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Unread post by westTAHger » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 1:37 pm

will Moses & Anasta rotate positions sometimes when wests-tigers are attacking?
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Unread post by pHyR3 » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 1:49 pm

westTAHger wrote:will Moses & Anasta rotate positions sometimes when wests-tigers are attacking?
as a fullback i expect him to be chiming into attack near their try line, so yes to some extent.
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Unread post by Tbone » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 5:09 pm

Solid debut playing out of position in a difficult match. It will be interesting to see whether he moves to 6 with Anasta out, or whether he stays at fb and Austin gets a run at 6.

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Unread post by thesquid » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 5:26 pm

Don't make him fullback again until he gets some bench work. His positional play was awful. It was almost as if there was no fullback in defense.

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Unread post by Tigerdave » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 5:28 pm

well, I thought more of Austin last week at FB than Moses today. Either way, with Anasta's injury, we should see Moses somewhere in the side against Manly

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Unread post by supercoach » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 5:50 pm

Just back from the game, Mosses went okay and will be better for the run, offers so much more than a couple of other players we have in the backline. He is a confident kid and really backs himself.

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Unread post by alexaki » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 6:00 pm

thesquid wrote:Don't make him fullback again until he gets some bench work. His positional play was awful. It was almost as if there was no fullback in defense.
Really...I must've been watching a different game...I cant recall any tries as a consequence..

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Unread post by Newtown » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 6:08 pm

thesquid wrote:Don't make him fullback again until he gets some bench work. His positional play was awful. It was almost as if there was no fullback in defense.
I agree. Fullback is not his position. Five-eighth alongside Brooks is. However even if he plays 5/8 what is the use of great service from your halves if your next pass goes to centre plodders like Lawrence and Lulia? If we are so short of centres there is a case for Moses to be selected in the centres for Friday.

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Unread post by tig_prmz » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 6:19 pm

Holy crap he was good when he had the ball in hand. Very confident and tough. Obviously with talent as well. Can't wait to see more of brooks and Moses together.

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Unread post by Black'n'White » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 6:21 pm

Newtown wrote:
thesquid wrote:Don't make him fullback again until he gets some bench work. His positional play was awful. It was almost as if there was no fullback in defense.
I agree. Fullback is not his position. Five-eighth alongside Brooks is. However even if he plays 5/8 what is the use of great service from your halves if your next pass goes to centre plodders like Lawrence and Lulia? If we are so short of centres there is a case for Moses to be selected in the centres for Friday.
I understand your logic but Matai or Lyon? That would be a cruel trial by fire...

Into the halves and pray we can shift Halatau out there or something... we have depth in the pigs to spare him, and has enough class to do the role justice.

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Unread post by stevetiger » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 6:24 pm

He should be in the squad every game. I'd play him at 6.

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Unread post by thesquid » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 6:46 pm

alexaki wrote:
thesquid wrote:Don't make him fullback again until he gets some bench work. His positional play was awful. It was almost as if there was no fullback in defense.
Really...I must've been watching a different game...I cant recall any tries as a consequence..
Did you end up at the wrong park.

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Unread post by Craig » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 8:33 pm

Not a FB and shouldn't be picked there but there was a moment in the first half, A 1, 2, 3 combo between Mitch and Luke that was just sexy.

If we can keep JT on the field, Luke's going to be laughing having Mitch running off one shoulder and JT the other

Pick him in 6 on Friday. Austin did ok against Canberra as a makeshift 1

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Unread post by krayola » Sun 06 Jul, 2014 10:07 pm

The fact that Moses stayed at FB when Anasta went off injured indicates that Austin and Brooks are to be our halves pairing Friday. Farah will be back so that'll help everyone.

Wow this kid is going to be something, wherever he plays. Wasn't scared of contact in the slightest and was not overawed at all in his debut.

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