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Waratahs 2020

Discussion in 'Rugby Discussion' started by RugbyReg, May 9, 2019.

  1. Dctarget Ken Catchpole (46)

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    Yeah, why can't NRL poach more players from the darkness instead. Go for them all. I'm sure BB and Savea would make great league players.
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  2. formerflanker John Solomon (38)

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    Yeah, just what Union needs. Another failed League player to switch on big money.
    :) Just joking!
  3. Up the Guts John Thornett (49)

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    Was thinking the other day, you rarely see top rate Union players going to League but you do see the opposite. I suppose it’s the allure of money and travel.
  4. Froggy Jim Clark (26)

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    As opposed to the old amateur days, when every year another crop of rugby players switched. Many of the older guys here would remember the likes of Hawthorne, Brass, Fairfax, Price and O'Connor just to name a few.
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  5. Jimmy_Crouch Jim Clark (26)

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    Now they just get them when they are 14 and haven't had the chance to develop into topline rugby players.
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  6. formerflanker John Solomon (38)

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    Quality players all of them.
  7. Lindommer Andrew Slack (58)

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    Tahs' brains trust: make Deegan an offer he can't refuse.
  8. eastman Fred Wood (13)

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    Tah's brain trust: aim higher
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  9. Rugby Head Stan Wickham (3)

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  10. KOB1987 Paul McLean (56)

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    I think that’s just a bit of a pisstake because he likes Sydney, surprised the media are running with it!

    However, Campo is putting his hand up for the coaching gig, wants to focus on upgrading skills. Maybe not on his own, but surely could be incorporated into the setup?
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  11. Blackadder Phil Hardcastle (33)

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    Campo as defence coach.…..:p
  12. RebelYell Jim Clark (26)

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    Hearing Wisemantel looking less likely.

    John McKee, Todd Louden two I've heard as possibly being in the mix.

    I know it would be unlikely, but surely throwing some $$$ at Joe Schmidt would be worth it? Yes, he's said he doesn't want to coach for two years, but it's closer to home, less travel than Test footy and a lovely place to live. worst he can do is say no.
  13. RugbyReg Stirling Mortlock (74)

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    McKee and Louden would be good options.

    Don't mind the sound of McKee in particular/
  14. upthereds#! John Solomon (38)

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    If Wisemantel isn't the next Wallaby Coach, he'll be the Attack Coach. Surely. Cmon.
  15. Blackadder Phil Hardcastle (33)

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  16. Blackadder Phil Hardcastle (33)

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  17. Rugbynutter39 Greg Davis (50)

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    Hopefully Hunt signs on as well...just need some (better) wing option new signings..
  18. upthereds#! John Solomon (38)

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    With no top up, Hunt will easily double his $ overseas. Shame - Voted best back and need a solid 12 with foketi @ 13 and Beale @ 15.
  19. Brumby Runner Phil Kearns (64)

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  20. RubixCube Frank Nicholson (4)

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    Has Cron signed for Japan yet? Cause hearing the front runners being Campo (face plant) and Wisemantel telling us to get stuffed, makes me think, that the Tahs have made a big big mistake. I have always felt Cron was ready and I think even the naysayers would jump at the chance to have him now.
    Lack of HC at SR level or not (I dont feel it was a big deal, its still the same game, its maybe even easier as you are coaching 'better' players so would be exceptional) I think he would have stabilised the side and made them contenders next year, instead we are going backward, one major sponsor has pulled the PIN, and I think we will be last in conference next year.
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