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RWC 2019 4th Place Losers Match NZ vs Wales

Discussion in 'Rugby Matches' started by Dismal Pillock, Oct 27, 2019.


Important Matchday Pole

Go Wales 1 vote(s) 6.3%
Go NZ 4 vote(s) 25.0%
prefer not to say 0 vote(s) 0.0%
0-0 after extra time then penalty shootout please 4 vote(s) 25.0%
won't even watch this stupid match 2 vote(s) 12.5%
Richie should bring Akira over in his chopper 4 vote(s) 25.0%
enough with all the bedshitting Cantabs in the team already 3 vote(s) 18.8%
LOL NZ to lose to Wales for first time since 1953. #Hansen_legacy 8 vote(s) 50.0%
this stupid thread won't even make it to page 2 4 vote(s) 25.0%
Richie should drop Akira out of his chopper right on Wayne Barnes head 2 vote(s) 12.5%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. The Red Baron Nicholas Shehadie (39)

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    So.uh.was Ben Smith injured last week or something? Asking for a friend.
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  2. shanky Ted Fahey (11)

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    Dear Wales

    If you keep giving NZ the ball back via shitty kicks, they’ll score tries against you all day.

    A casual observer
  3. shanky Ted Fahey (11)

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    Why does the Welsh scrum-half pause before passing the ball from the ruck each time, allowing the defence to get set?

    Is this a tactical innovation? Sort of a rope-a-dope vibe.
  4. The Red Baron Nicholas Shehadie (39)

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    It would have been the brave or the stupid who put money on Wales tonight.
  5. zer0 Dick Tooth (41)

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    Yay we won, I guess.
  6. shanky Ted Fahey (11)

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    Well done NZ. Selections made for a better balanced team.

    Wales - bit of a Curate’s Egg performance. A lot to be proud of along the way.

    A good game all in all. Thanks both.

    PS: Nice post-match sentiments by coaches and captains. Proper ruggers. The game we play in heaven.
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  7. Dismal Pillock Geoff Shaw (53)

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    LOL Wales crash out of the World Cup

    AB's celebrating tries like they're teenage girls front row at fucken Beatlemania is not a cool look when you're playing for the wooden spoon at the Pitcairns Crippled Children Burn Clinic woggle-tying contest. In comparison, Grant Fox's face was black thundering death for the entire 80 minutes. As it should be. Fuck you and fuck your celebrations. This is garbage. He looked like he'd just come from barricading his entire family indoors then turning on the gas.

    Rieko's workrate was shit. Content to stand out on his wing waiting for the moon on a stick. Compared to Ben Smith scampering around like a maniacal jackrabbit
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  9. drewprint Vay Wilson (31)

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    Case in point: Mr Sawn Afterdavid himself. Geez he’s an unbelievable talent but this, the squawking, and the single arm sleeve almost did me in tonight.
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  10. Derpus Simon Poidevin (60)

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    Gunna miss Bun Smuth you is. Bloke is not readily replaceable.
  11. Up the Guts Paul McLean (56)

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    A good demonstration of why it's so important to lose one of your pool matches. ABs really dropped the ball there, could have been up against hapless Wales in the semis.

    Patchell was actually a lot better in attack than Biggar. I thought he would serve up more of the same stodgy, wait for a penalty and kick for the corner tactics but he took it to the line with some venom.

    ABs also seemed to have finally defeated the rush defence one game too late. Don't think Tuilagi would have been able to adjust if the ABs were running those angles when he was shooting last week.
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  12. Seb V Geoff Shaw (53)

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    B.Smith is a freak. Will be sorely missed.
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  13. Dismal Pillock Geoff Shaw (53)

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  14. The_Brown_Hornet Michael Lynagh (62)

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    Can I just say congrats to Kieren Read on a fine career. He's a great footballer and by all accounts an even better bloke.

    Enjoy your retirement.
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