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by the pieman
Fri Sep 24, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Web Warriors
Topic: Referee for Thursday
Replies: 12
Views: 1085

Re: Referee for Thursday

It made no difference to the result but there is a reason why we have lost every match that Hicks has refereed this season. He's not 'bent' or anything like that but he obviously came onto the field last night with a clear view of how he was going to ref the match. Leeds could hold down as much as ...
by the pieman
Fri Sep 24, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: Web Warriors
Topic: Pace
Replies: 42
Views: 2231

Re: Pace

i think injuries have played a big part in the perception though pre-season we had what looked like one of the fastest back lines in the league French - season ending injury Field - season ending injury - yes he played a bit part but certainly didnt look fit to me Manfredi - injured - retired Marsha...
by the pieman
Thu Sep 23, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: General Rugby League
Topic: Garry Schofield could take legal action against rugby league
Replies: 8
Views: 606

Re: Garry Schofield could take legal action against rugby league

he would need to have pretty concrete medical evidence that RL caused the problem for it to stand up IMO there are clearly cases in other sports how including fotball, where they are investigating the effects of constant heading of a football for example, especially the old style leather ones, and l...
by the pieman
Thu Sep 23, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: General Rugby League
Topic: Safe standing on the way to Wigan Athletic's DW Stadium?
Replies: 4
Views: 462

Re: Safe standing on the way to Wigan Athletic's DW Stadium?

Wigan Athletic would be open to introducing safe standing at the DW Stadium, with clubs in the Premier League and Championship able to offer licensed standing areas from January 1 next year as part of a pilot programme. https://www.wigantoday.net/sport/football/safe-standing-on-the-way-to-wigan-ath...
by the pieman
Tue Sep 21, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: Web Warriors
Topic: Wigan to host Eliminator Game
Replies: 29
Views: 3321

Re: Wigan to host Eliminator Game

Bought mine and also managed to get my own seats. Does anyone know if the car park pass for the East stand car park is still valid (car park 3)? It should be it is a ‘season’ pass. does that mean season tickets will be valid for the game? No you need to purchase the ticket the reference to season p...
by the pieman
Thu Sep 16, 2021 8:03 am
Forum: Web Warriors
Topic: Lam's Comment Re: Squad for the Catalans game
Replies: 39
Views: 3738

Re: Lam's Comment Re: Squad for the Catalans game

Its funny WF85 - I think if you asked most people who is the best team in SL, they'd likely say Saints, not Catalans. I personally think they've slipped a fair way from last season as is evidenced by them losing more games than Cats. I’d agree with you too Saints aren’t the team Holbrook left behin...
by the pieman
Mon Sep 13, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: General Rugby League
Topic: Leigh Centurions v Wakefield Trinity
Replies: 2
Views: 305

Re: Leigh Centurions v Wakefield Trinity

someone posted a photo of his programme notes on twitter

was difficult to read it all as it got cut off, but i think he's proper chucked the players under the bus and had a go at the other teams / chairmen in super league for their plans
by the pieman
Fri Sep 10, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: General Rugby League
Topic: chris hill
Replies: 11
Views: 769

Re: chris hill

He does seem to have been in fine form this season so yes I’d have gone for him Was his contract up and he was playing for a new one? His form last year was poor Maybe your right and again your right about his form last season he was poor but he looks fitter and his head seem more in the game this ...
by the pieman
Fri Sep 10, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: General Rugby League
Topic: London Broncos
Replies: 19
Views: 1614

Re: London Broncos

Rugby league is thriving at amateur level in London and has been for the last 30 years. I believe that both the amateur and in schools is thriving in London I bet the issue is that the RFL doesnt know what to do with it and / or as soon as players are developed RU comes sniffing with the money i kn...
by the pieman
Fri Sep 10, 2021 7:45 am
Forum: General Rugby League
Topic: Talking Rugby League: A Magic Spectacular
Replies: 8
Views: 371

Re: Talking Rugby League: A Magic Spectacular

it was no surprise that Saturday was better attended i was chatting with a friend last week and said if i was a neutral i would have chosen Saturday to go and watch as the games on paper looked the better choice Hudds v Wakey & Leigh v HKR werent exactly going to get the neutrals packing in to w...