RIP Les Murray

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Tigerheart_returns
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RIP Les Murray

Post by Tigerheart_returns » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 3:15 pm

Truly one of the great football broadcasters and connoisseur of the round ball game in this country. Sad to see him pass away. My memories of him starting to talk football is a cricket / rugby dominated media will remain with me forever. RIP, you will be missed. :master:


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Post by Cultured Bogan » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 3:17 pm

Yeah tis a shame. Apparently he's been unwell for a while.

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Post by eyewonder » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 3:30 pm

yes,along with johnny warren saw some really dark times in australian football.
im glad he was around to see them qualify again for the world cup with the aloisi penalty.

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Post by Byron Bay Fan » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 4:37 pm

The doctor may have told him yesterday that he will be going home shortly.
Malcolm Knox: What has happened this week is a pity for the Tigers, a pity for Jason Taylor and a pity for Robbie Farah, who had achieved more than the Big Four put together but was somehow turned into collateral damage. (SMH 25-26 March, 2017)

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Post by Swordy » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 6:14 pm

Wwow. That is a shame. RIP.
Sunshine Coast resident.
Tigers fan since birth in 1969.
Fond memories of Leichhardt Oval every home game as a kid with my Dad!


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Post by momo&medo » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 7:17 pm

A true gentlemen commentator.
Very sad to hear of his passing.
Will be missed.
Now having a cocktail on the great verandah in the sky, with Johnny Warren.

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Post by clokan » Mon 31 Jul, 2017 9:43 pm

Sad day for Aussie Soccer, Staying up late to watch the World Cup won't be the same without Les

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