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Post by Gray » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 3:07 pm

Aaron Woods has been named captain of Wests Tigers for the Club's Round 13 match against the Gold Coast Titans on Friday, June 5 at Leichhardt Oval.

The Leichhardt junior co-captained Wests Tigers along with Chris Lawrence previously against the Sydney Roosters in Round 9, 2014, but is set to be named sole captain for the first time in his career in the absence of Robbie Farah for Friday night's match at Leichhardt Oval.

Stay tuned for the full Round 13 team announcement on weststigers.com.au at 5:01pm.

Get behind Aaron and the boys this Friday when they take on the Titans! Bring a mate, and get two General Admission tickets for just $40

http://www.weststigers.com.au/news/2015 ... n_wes.html

Personally... I think he is still too young and lacks the maturity to be a captain yet. He's obviously our future captain and maybe even NSW future captain. But when it comes to decision making I think we're better to let Woods be Woods at the moment instead of having to think like a captain.


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Post by The Tooth » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 3:23 pm

Do captains even make many decisions in a game these days. Probably just on penalties.

For the most part its inspiring the team and getting a rocket up blokes not doing their part.

Really happy for Woods. I'm sure he'll love it even more playing at Leichardt. He'll have plenty of mates there cheering him on.

For some reason this gives me more confidence of win this week. Just the fact he'll try to go to another level.

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Post by greatodensraven » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 3:42 pm

well done Woodsy, show 'em the way big fella!!

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Post by Mighty Tiger » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 4:15 pm

Based on who would take the field he is the only one leading the front week in week out, he also keeps a level head on and off the park.

Let the most experienced kid lead the other kids and have them use to him being the leader.

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Post by Geo. » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 4:52 pm

Well Done big fella ...a sign of things to come....
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Post by ryanda01 » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 4:57 pm

I get the fact that experienced player/captains can be front rowers but if he's playing 50 minutes, someone else still needs to do it on the field for 30... who is the go-to then?

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Post by innsaneink » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 5:07 pm

An insult to Halatau...disgraceful

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Post by sheer64 » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 5:08 pm

Great to see our most consistent player getting rewarded. He will lead us to victory!
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Post by sheer64 » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 5:12 pm

innsaneink wrote:An insult to Halatau...disgraceful
Got to be kidding?
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Post by Shubert » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 5:15 pm

Well done big fella - lead on captain

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Post by Sabre » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 5:36 pm

innsaneink wrote:An insult to Halatau...disgraceful
I'm think it could mean Halatau is dropping to the bench and Cherrington will start.

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Post by tottie » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 5:41 pm

innsaneink wrote:An insult to Halatau...disgraceful
Halatau is well past it and wont be here next yr and hopefully the same with lawrence. This is a sign of our future and in reality has been leading us by actions

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Post by larrycorowa » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 6:03 pm

A pointer to the future.

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Post by cunno » Tue 02 Jun, 2015 6:19 pm

Nice reward for him as long as it doesn't affect his game.

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Post by Demps » Wed 03 Jun, 2015 7:38 am

innsaneink wrote:An insult to Halatau...disgraceful
lol
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Post by Cultured Bogan » Wed 03 Jun, 2015 8:51 am

Halatau was a natural choice for the game he captained. Now that Woods is back he's been anointed teh captain of the future it would seem. Makes sense to give him the gig.
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Post by goldcoast tiger » Wed 03 Jun, 2015 9:22 am

ryanda01 wrote:I get the fact that experienced player/captains can be front rowers but if he's playing 50 minutes, someone else still needs to do it on the field for 30... who is the go-to then?
They probably haven't thought about that little fact :lol:

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Post by supercoach » Wed 03 Jun, 2015 9:35 am

In the NRL today has a captain a significant role to play or are they just symbolic??? When I look at a player like Cameron Smith, I think it is so important to have leadership but I think most teams today are lead by the waterboy who is running instructions,calling future plays and geeing up the team.

Anyway if you go by the old formula and give the C job to the best player, Woods was the standout and I hope he can make a difference, by god we need it

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