Who's our Captain for 2018 ?

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Re: Who's our Captain for 2018 ?

Unread post by Telltails » Wed 06 Sep, 2017 9:16 pm

What if Benji earns a starting spot?


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Unread post by Eddie » Wed 06 Sep, 2017 10:16 pm

ET is the safe bet.

I just fear he won't have any influence with the refs. Like a MR Nice guy. Like Chris Lawrence.

Maybe its better to have someone like that anyway that is calm.

I just dont want us to be an easy team to ping. Reynolds would let the refs know he is out there.

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Unread post by TigerSJ » Wed 06 Sep, 2017 11:05 pm

Pretty sure ET will get the nod with Lawrence vice and filling in when needed.

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Unread post by Tigerdon » Thu 07 Sep, 2017 7:10 am

Reynolds and ET co captains. Or one captain and one vice.
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Unread post by hammertime » Thu 07 Sep, 2017 7:21 am

Id say Cleary will see who the best leader is during the pre-season. Wont announce until after that. Will be an incentive to push a few of the boys just that bit more.


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Unread post by yeti » Thu 07 Sep, 2017 7:34 am

who ever ends up skipper, it will be an upgrade on this year.

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Unread post by Elderslie Tiger » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 1:22 pm

Any ideas?

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Unread post by Geo. » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 1:42 pm

Yes..

Chris Lawrence..
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Unread post by wt00 » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 2:15 pm

Elijah Taylor
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Unread post by quintus » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 2:15 pm

Elijah Taylor....

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Unread post by sheer64 » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 2:43 pm

ET captain and vice captain JR who can cover when he is off the field.
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Unread post by InBenjiWeTrust » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 3:45 pm

Elijah Taylor (c), David Nofoaluma co-captain - inspirational/'no surender' player
Lawrence is a nice guy, unfortunately for the last 5-6 years he is 'has-been', so if everyone is healthy, he cannot be within 17.

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Unread post by Tacky » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 4:28 pm

InBenjiWeTrust wrote:
Fri 10 Nov, 2017 3:45 pm
Elijah Taylor (c), David Nofoaluma co-captain - inspirational/'no surender' player
Lawrence is a nice guy, unfortunately for the last 5-6 years he is 'has-been', so if everyone is healthy, he cannot be within 17.
Just out if curiosity, when was the last time a Winger was captain of a team?

As for Noff though, he's a good player and very passionate about the club but, I don't think he has the football smarts to be a captain.
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Unread post by innsaneink » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 5:37 pm

Tacky wrote:
Fri 10 Nov, 2017 4:28 pm
InBenjiWeTrust wrote:
Fri 10 Nov, 2017 3:45 pm
Elijah Taylor (c), David Nofoaluma co-captain - inspirational/'no surender' player
Lawrence is a nice guy, unfortunately for the last 5-6 years he is 'has-been', so if everyone is healthy, he cannot be within 17.
Just out if curiosity, when was the last time a Winger was captain of a team?

As for Noff though, he's a good player and very passionate about the club but, I don't think he has the football smarts to be a captain.
Warren Boland for the Magpies in the early 80s, maybe Luke Burt for a bit, Manu Vatuvai?

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Unread post by Needaname » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 5:39 pm

Most recently, Jason Knightingale.

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Unread post by Needaname » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 5:39 pm

Most recently, Jason Knightingale.

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Unread post by Tacky » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 5:49 pm

Needaname wrote:
Fri 10 Nov, 2017 5:39 pm
Most recently, Jason Knightingale.
Interesting...
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Unread post by Munk » Fri 10 Nov, 2017 7:36 pm

I think Noffo needs to focus on keeping his wing spot next year over being captain.
He was ordinary this year and has competition for next.

Ill pick Taylor.

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