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Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Clint, Jul 27, 2013.

  1. Clint

    Clint . Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    To rest Nate Myles & Greg Bird. Paid immediate dividends....... NOT....
     
  2. manlyfan76

    manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Titans have no idea, Im sure all their wins are just luck. The stupid thing is Searle still pulls the string even after being stripped of his title of CEO and Cartwrights 5 year contract. Talk about jobs for the boys.
     
  3. MissKate

    MissKate Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    I can't believe how cartwrong's coaching ability never gets questioned. He is rubbish and has been forever. The refs have kept the titans in games on plenty of occasions. Other coaches have a bad run and immediately there is talk of them being sacked, but he seems to be untouchable.
     
  4. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    By Ed Jackson
    AAP
    Sun 28th July, 10:59am

    Should the axe fall on his North Queensland counterpart Neil Henry this week, Gold Coast's John Cartwright may well find the sacking spotlight shined in his direction next.

    While there has been no indication of unhappiness from the Titans with their coach, a rampant South Sydney upped the pressure on Cartwright with a 32-4 NRL win over Gold Coast on Saturday.

    The Titans are now staring at a third-straight campaign without finals after a four-game losing run which has tumbled them out of the top eight at the wrong time of the year.

    Just six matches remain to claw their way back into finals contention and the Titans could be two games outside the eight by the end of the weekend depending on other results.

    It's a run which has started to put the pressure on Cartwright, especially given Henry is reportedly about to get sacked in Townsville despite a superior recent record.

    Over the past three seasons Henry has won 36 games and taken the Cowboys to the finals in both of the past two years while during that time there's been no September action for Cartwright's men and just 24 victories.

    Next weekend's home game against Wests Tigers looms as a must-win if they're realistic about having any hope of making the finals.

    While fullback Will Zillman could return from a groin injury, the bruising encounter with the Rabbitohs has given Cartwright some added headaches going into the Tigers clash.

    Hooker Matt Srama could not play again this year after suffering an ankle sprain in the first half on Saturday while Luke Bailey (ankle) and halfback Albert Kelly (shoulder) also picked up knocks against the Bunnies.

    Cartwright says any talk of finals is premature and certainly not his focus as he tries to halt his team's horror run.

    "You're going to throw that at me every week but it's not something that we can talk about at the moment," Cartwright said when asked about finals football.

    "Now we've left it to other results going our way it's a matter of getting some pride back in our performance.

    "As much as I thought we were there to play, they (Souths) were really dominant. They gave us nothing.

    "We haven't got that confidence within the team to get the job done and it really hurt us."
     
  5. The Who

    The Who Well-Known Member

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    I didn't watch the match but I see it reported that more than 20,000 attended. Could this be correct, or is it a misprint?
    Was there really 16,000 Souffs fans there?
    I went to the Manly Titans match at Skilled and there seemed as many Sea Eagles supporters as Titan fans. I think they posted a crowd of 11,000 or so that day.
    But 20,000? If it's true then it does show the drawing power of a winning Souffs team.
     
  6. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    Also shows how capricious the Titans fans are too.
     
  7. manlyfan76

    manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    They say there is 27,000 seats at skilled park. Looking at the footage I'd say there was 10,000 or more empty easily. But then again The titans get the crowd figures from the same company that was doing their books.
     
  8. Clint

    Clint . Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Why The Face?? C'mon moz. This is a footy forum. No big words please. I had to google that. To save other like minded peoples time, it means fickle.
     
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  9. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    Sorry Clint haha. You didn't really have to google that though did? Geez I miss Mata! :(
     
  10. Jatz Crackers

    Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

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    Big words like that are ubiquitous here.
     
  11. bazeagle

    bazeagle Well-Known Member

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    how about on this forum, from now on we only use simple words like tool and wanker
    then everyone will be clear and there's no hidden meanings
     
  12. bones

    bones Bones Knows Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    What about 'whatever' ? Can we use that?
     
  13. bazeagle

    bazeagle Well-Known Member

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    oh yeah, thanks Bones, I knew I could rely on you to be on the case
    tool, wanker and whatever = there you go
    nice and simple
     
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  14. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    So if someone asks me to pass the sugar, for example, should I reply tool or wanker?
     
  15. Clint

    Clint . Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Haha. All good moz. Let me just say I'm an accountant & I'm really good with numbers. ;-)
     
  16. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    Sweet mate :). I wouldn't want you to think I was being supercilious.
     
  17. Clint

    Clint . Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Yep. Ok. You win the English test but I bet you don't know what 2 plus 2 is. :)
     
  18. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    No. I have an accountant for the tedious stuff. Hahaha! :)

    Email me your contact details. I could use a good (Manly) accountant at the moment. Mine is a bloody roosters supporter :(
     
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  19. Clint

    Clint . Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    No probs mate. On it's way.
     
  20. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    Cheers Clint! You're not uummm, you're not planning any sudden overseas trips or anything are you mate?? I ask that of all my accountants. What do you know about off shore investments?
     

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