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Matai v Stewart ??

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Kiwi Eagle, Apr 29, 2010.

  1. Kiwi Eagle

    Kiwi Eagle Moderator Staff Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

    +3,884 /65
    Sounds like a media beat up to me, doubt there is much too it

    IT WAS the moment that had two Test stars snarling at one another.

    Late in yesterday's training session at Narrabeen, Manly players Glenn Stewart and Steve Matai came together in a tackling drill - the Kiwi centre far from happy at being whacked in defence. Matai was wearing a black shirt - indicating non-contact.
    But Stewart obviously didn't see the shirt - and put on a heavy hit that landed his teammate flat on his backside.
    Matai looked angry when he rose to his feet and appeared to slap Stewart. He walked straight off the training field.
    Manly officials claim Matai aggravated an arm injury in the tackle and went for physiotherapy. Stewart, wearing a Manly floppy hat, looked miffed at Matai's reaction.
    Sea Eagles coach Des Hasler looked stressed as he watched the entire scene yesterday.
  2. Wolfpack

    Wolfpack Well-Known Member

    +310 /0
    Just some journos that needed half a story. Nothing in it.
  3. Jatz Crackers

    Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

    +1,476 /8
    Is that supposed to be a media article ?
  4. ConcernedSupporter

    ConcernedSupporter Member

    +2 /0
    It's hardly a massive fight and the pictures published are hardly 'explosive'.

    Obviously the DT have nothing better to write about. This 'story' is a waste of internet space.
  5. mwsneagle

    mwsneagle Active Member

    +47 /0
    Sounds like something from some gossip mag... Guess pretty soon we will hear the exclusive of how the made up and that Matai is now preggers with Glen's love child ::)
  6. Pepi

    Pepi Well-Known Member

    +530 /30
    I saw the video, nothing in it.
    Matai basically had a dummy spit after Glenn hit him pretty hard in a tackling drill (appologised immediately). Matai kind of pushed him away, they both got on with it.
  7. DSM5

    DSM5 Well-Known Member

    +516 /0
    Are we all meant to love one another?  reads like it.  Rubbish article, although Matai would be unhappy with the lack of assistance from his teammates in keeping Laffranchi (?) off the tryline.   

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