RL World Cup 2017 Thread...* SPOILERS

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Unread post by Munk » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:47 pm

Tom Burgess is crap on a stick.


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Unread post by hobbo » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:48 pm

Tom Burgess ...king of the loose carry :brick:
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Unread post by Pawsandclaws » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:55 pm

Dugan must be the worst centre to ever play for Australia. Continually found out in defence and so predictable with his stepping back inside. Surely we can find a better centre?

Cronk probably played his last game for Aust. We need more from our 7.

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Unread post by Nelson » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:57 pm

Chris Hill was great for England.

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Unread post by innsaneink » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:58 pm

happy tiger wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:25 pm
Now the Poms are really regretting not taking that two just before half time

Could be a 6-4 ball game , 20 odd left

No..theyre not.

Tough picking a MotM...no real standouts
Tough game.worthy of a final...Englands spine is.pretty avarage as it has been for decade's


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Unread post by Munk » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:58 pm

Pawsandclaws wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:55 pm
Dugan must be the worst centre to ever play for Australia. Continually found out in defence and so predictable with his stepping back inside. Surely we can find a better centre?

Cronk probably played his last game for Aust. We need more from our 7.
Wrong on both counts.

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Unread post by innsaneink » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:01 pm

I hope they get the Jillaroos out too after the formalities to soak up the atmosphere

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Unread post by yeti » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:02 pm

Gillett and Cordner best on ground in my opinion.
Not overly impressed with Campbell-Gillard. Very one dimensional.

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Unread post by Munk » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:04 pm

Anyway great win. That was a tough, fast game of footy that swung from end to end the whole 80. Only 16 points against in 6 games.
Well done Roos!

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Unread post by happy tiger » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:04 pm

innsaneink wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:58 pm
happy tiger wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:25 pm
Now the Poms are really regretting not taking that two just before half time

Could be a 6-4 ball game , 20 odd left

No..theyre not.

Tough picking a MotM...no real standouts
Tough game.worthy of a final...Englands spine is.pretty avarage as it has been for decade's
Maybe but it would of changed the game and ruled out Australia thinking of taking the one

MOTM , not really one of those games , maybe Smith or even Gillett

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Unread post by happy tiger » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:06 pm

Munk wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:58 pm
Pawsandclaws wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 9:55 pm
Dugan must be the worst centre to ever play for Australia. Continually found out in defence and so predictable with his stepping back inside. Surely we can find a better centre?

Cronk probably played his last game for Aust. We need more from our 7.
Wrong on both counts.
No Morgan and Cronk didn't click at all , maybe better off going with Munster with Morgan on the bench

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Unread post by innsaneink » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:10 pm

Credit to England their attitude and.proffesionalism has come on in leaps and bounds...execution just needs more work

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Unread post by Munk » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:11 pm

The backrow were immense. Im starting to love Maguire as a player. He is one tough SOB with a huge motor. Gillett and Cordner were a class above their opposites.

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Unread post by Munk » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:21 pm

Woods got booed by his home crowd.

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Unread post by Black'n'White » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:28 pm

Munk wrote:
Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:11 pm
The backrow were immense. Im starting to love Maguire as a player. He is one tough SOB with a huge motor. Gillett and Cordner were a class above their opposites.
Macguire is one of my favourite players in the league... one of those players who doesnt cut corners to pump out the minutes, a real motor, physical every minute he is out there.

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Unread post by Telltails » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:38 pm

Great game of footy. Credit to both teams/ players and their coaches. Cant find a valid reason to bag anyone after that - great commitment shown by both teams.

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Unread post by willow » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 10:58 pm

Great arm wrestle to watch. England will be ruing their execution. I was disappointed with Morgan, personally I think Munster may have been more of a threat at 6. Meninga's use of the interchange worked well with all props playing similar minutes although none stood out.

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Unread post by Balmainbred » Sat 02 Dec, 2017 11:02 pm

What a great game of footy, congrats to both sides was like a origin decider.The poms never gave up.

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