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Matai

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by ManlyBacker, Apr 11, 2006.

  1. ManlyBacker

    ManlyBacker Winging it Staff Member

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    Copped heaps on here and with justification, but I was very impressed with his efforts against the Warriors and his intensity in defense was inspirational. Keep it up! :clap: :clap:
     
  2. The Wheel

    The Wheel Well-Known Member

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    He has gone alright the last 2 games, hoping he keeps getting better
     
  3. Jatz Crackers

    Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

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    I put Mattai in the same dinghy as King. Both have had improved perfomances over the last 2 games and I for one think that they should be encouraged and NOT panned by anyone.

    I qualify my stance by adding that in my book they both need to maintain a consistency in the good things they are doing and for a number more games.

    If they falter before consistency is reached then the opinions about them will return, im sure.

    But up until then they should be encouraged. :clap: :clap: King & Mattai.

    Those no brain twats over at that other website should acknowledge that encouragement from people here is forthcoming if a player perfoms. Players are critically evaluated when poor performances warrant it.
     
  4. Stuey Davis Socks

    Stuey Davis Socks Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I'm yet to be convinced about his attacking prowess, but Matai's defense against the Warriors was first class, especially coming off our line. He showed excellent timing, commitment and physicallity to cut off perhaps 3 tries. Great stuff.
     
  5. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    It jhas not been his enthusisam that is a worry but his lack of vision in attack and defensive decision making. When he hits he does it well - with a good winger and some talk he is doing better in defense and certainly had an impact.

    In both areas he seems to be improving. He has a genuine dig and if he is learning and improving he could all prove to be a good centre. To have guys like Bell guiding him can only help.
     
  6. Chip and Chase

    Chip and Chase True Supporter Staff Member Administrator Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    He's just a younger version of what Tezza was last year. Solid defence (last two games anyway...before that ????) but no spark in attack. Plenty of lip and loves to mix it, but always a risk of giving away a stupid penalty.

    Works alright at the moment as he is a good foil for the Bell and Beaver RHS show. He deserves to keep his spot if he can keep up that defensive intensity.
     
  7. Barks

    Barks Member

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    in all fairness Jatz, there were threads earlier that still hammered King's and others performance. I agreed with your post until you decided to chuck a fit. For as long as people here call them names like "no brain twats", (wow you showed some brains thinking up that one) - I reckon they have the right of reply to say whatever they want about this site.

    ........if they actually are no brain twats who hammer this site, people in this site show they are no brained twats also by coming out with petty lousy sniping back. MSE and Silverspoon sites are as bad as each other.

    It's like your post was started by a 33 YO but was finished by a 9 YO.
     
  8. byso

    byso Well-Known Member

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    In all fairness Barks after reading your post I don't know if you are older than 7 years old.
     
  9. CliffyIsGod

    CliffyIsGod Well-Known Member

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    I don't really mind if he can't attack. If he can be a good defensive centre, he will earn his spot.
     
  10. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    who gives a **** guys its just a website.

    As for matai I would like to see the defensive issues fixed in his game and have his attitude cleaned a little, though it appears both these are under way
     
  11. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    Some no-brained twats are more equal than others.
     
  12. Fro

    Fro Well-Known Member

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    can I be a no brained twat as well???

    < ducks for cover as is knocked over by all the replies in the affirmative, with Ridgey in the vanguard >

    :dance: :dance:
     
  13. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    It was never in doubt.

    Especially with that corny, post modern, new-age bland ****ty signature you boast.

    ;)
     
  14. Fro

    Fro Well-Known Member

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    lol

    Thanks Larry Mullen Jr :)
     
  15. robbiea

    robbiea Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Hey boys -Its a beautiful day !!!
     
  16. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    At least he didn't call me Adam Clayton.
     
  17. robbiea

    robbiea Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    or you could change your name on this post as well to Matabedge ... sorry...
     
  18. Fro

    Fro Well-Known Member

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    I'm a bastard but I'm not a cruel bastard ;)
     
  19. Jatz Crackers

    Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

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    in all fairness Jatz, there were threads earlier that still hammered King's and others performance. I agreed with your post until you decided to chuck a fit. For as long as people here call them names like "no brain twats", (wow you showed some brains thinking up that one) - I reckon they have the right of reply to say whatever they want about this site.

    ........if they actually are no brain twats who hammer this site, people in this site show they are no brained twats also by coming out with petty lousy sniping back. MSE and Silverspoon sites are as bad as each other.

    It's like your post was started by a 33 YO but was finished by a 9 YO.

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    Looks like a nerve has been struck and Barks is all upset about something. Or was the time I told you to **** off a few weeks ago. Oh well never mind, you may never get over it.

    Dont need to respond to the rest of your dribble. It only plays the man & not the ball & doesnt address the issue, which is the usual method of lame defensive attack from no brain twats.

    Limp back to the kennel little barks, but you enjoy your day all the same pal.

    Did you salivate when I said Pal ? :D
     

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