Tedesco and high balls

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Tedesco and high balls

Post by VanillaThunder » Mon 20 Apr, 2015 12:33 am

While we're on the topic of high balls, how good was Ava's take off the kick off?! Wouldn't look out of place in the slip cordon.

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Post by happy tiger » Mon 20 Apr, 2015 2:33 am

Sabre wrote:I've seen Slater have an absolute Paul Caridge of a game under the high ball a couple of times.
Nothing to worry about.
Not since his eye surgery he hasn't

Teddy got himself in some awkward positions trying to defuse the high ball and his hand positioning was effected by that

Personally I always found having relaxed hands and relaxed as possible body positioning was key

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Post by willow » Mon 20 Apr, 2015 7:07 am

tig_prmz wrote:think it's obvious to other teams that tedesco's weakness is under the high balls.

was it a one off bad day or has that always been his weakness?

he's very good chasing high kicks but struggles defending them.

wish lawrence would disappear when it comes to catching high balls- he's so hopeless: Trex style
I don't think you have a true appreciation of how strong and difficult that wind was yesterday.

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Post by Mighty Tiger » Mon 20 Apr, 2015 7:58 am

Just goes to show he is human.

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Post by tig_prmz » Mon 20 Apr, 2015 8:32 pm

the winds were strong, im talking more about his way of approaching high balls- he always seems to be more comfortable with his back to the ball rather than charging on to them.

wighton and naiqama dealth with the high balls pretty well.

i've seen him struggle all throughout this year and yesterday was more exaggerated coz he dropped 3.
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Post by Squaddy » Mon 20 Apr, 2015 8:54 pm

So harsh on a day like that. If he was taking those high balls he'd be getting universal praise, so I'll let yesterday slide to be honest.

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Post by turnstyle » Mon 27 Apr, 2015 10:23 am

"Tedesco and High Balls"

...so thats why his voice is so high pitched.... :lol:
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