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Finding a way to win

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Killer03, Aug 16, 2015.

  1. Killer03

    Killer03 Well-Known Member

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    In 08 and 11 I thought we won games we shouldn't have, ie that game v Cronulla where killer chips for oldfield or Foran scores v the eels with the kick from wolf. This year we typically have been the other way, losing games we could win ( ie cows).

    Today I always thought we'd find a way, we just seemed to have that mentality. 4 or 5 weeks ago we lose....simple as that. And the big positive is doing it without Jake who has been our best this year. I'm not saying we are going to do what we did in 08 or 11 but a win like today can do wonders for the belief factor.
     
  2. Clay

    Clay Well-Known Member

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    One week at a time
     
  3. NYEagle

    NYEagle Well-Known Member

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    Will further bond the team.
     
  4. EagleFromMay1967

    EagleFromMay1967 Sky Punching : send them High as the Clouds

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    Killer is in great form and we owe that win to him. Two enormous tries and a pressure goal at the end. Killer n Potatoe found the way today.
     
  5. manlyfan76

    manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    The determination and backs against the wall - must win attitude is what Des wanted for so long. I like it.
     
  6. Mark from Brisbane

    Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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    As I have said many times , self belief is everything.

    We might have lost that as fans at one stage this afternoon , the team never did!!
     
  7. Chip and Chase

    Chip and Chase True Supporter Staff Member Administrator Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    Warriors in Perth a few years back was another get out of jail effort. From memory two chip kicks late in game for tries. Penrith last year another. Always love those unexpected ones, you've already started to reconcile yourself for the loss and BINGO, there is a God .... and they support Manly
     
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    • sheridanstand78

      sheridanstand78 Well-Known Member

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      Wins like this are in our DNA. We were fortunate today and fantastic to snatch a win that keeps the pot boiling.
       
    • Dee Why Eagle

      Dee Why Eagle Well-Known Member

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      didn't the final pass come from JSL?
       
    • EagleFromMay1967

      EagleFromMay1967 Sky Punching : send them High as the Clouds

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      Chez to Snake
       
    • HappilyManly

      HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      Foran-Mateo-JSL-Chez-Snake
       
    • Dee Why Eagle

      Dee Why Eagle Well-Known Member

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      oops right but sure JSL was vital yes or time for opsm?
      Hate to think i was cheering him for nothing :D
       
    • Snake

      Snake Doing The Eagle Rock!

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      When I thought we might lose today I was telling myself to be grateful that we are not contenders for the spoon anymore....but we won anyway!

      I don't think we have a pack to win the comp, but I would love to see us do what the Eels did in 09 and go on a big march deep into the finals.
       

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