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Not trying to be negative but....

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by The Meat Rocket, Mar 21, 2016.

  1. The Meat Rocket

    The Meat Rocket New Member

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    Given the quality form of most of the teams in the comp this year, if we lose tonight at home we have to be favourites for the spoon. Everything has gone Barrett's way in terms of preparation etc. so he has no excuses.

    It is going to be an interesting night. Just as well we have Donny Singe revving up the boys and reminding them what is at stake...oh wait....Penn punted him too!!
     
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    • brad

      brad Well-Known Member

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      COME ONNNNNNNNNNNE.
       
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      • TouchMyHappy

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        You're not trying very hard ..
         
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        • PONTIAN SEA EAGLE

          PONTIAN SEA EAGLE Well-Known Member

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          If snake plays i'll be putting 26-14 manly pick the score.
           
        • Ryan

          Ryan Well-Known Member

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          I've put my money where my mouth is and have put some cash on Manly. Five bucks, but that's a lot for me when it comes to gambling.
           
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          • Loobs

            Loobs I am not really Scott Penn Premium Member

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            Donny would be more likely to take them in the mini van to Maccas...
             
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            • BOZO

              BOZO Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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              If you were a Manly supporter you would never mention the word spoon because you would know that in our proud history unlike all the other clubs we have never had one .
              Proves that you are not a Manly supporter you are a Moron
               
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              • Loobs

                Loobs I am not really Scott Penn Premium Member

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                What is the "everything" you are referring to?
                 
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                • globaleagle

                  globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                  • The Meat Rocket

                    The Meat Rocket New Member

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                    Mate - the reason we have never had a spoon is because we had a unique and winning culture. If you were an actual fan of the club (rather than a sycophant follower of the owners) you would realize that our culture is under threat from people that know nothing about our club. You think the Penns had ever been to Brookvale before they bought shares in the team? You think Barrett or the hacks he brought with him from the 'riff know that Manly have never had a spoon?

                    Also, any one that bases his username on a decrepit turncoat old fool who cares more about $$$$ than the club has no right to question me. Tell me one thing that Bozo has done for Manly that doesn't involve a pay cheque?
                     
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                    • The Meat Rocket

                      The Meat Rocket New Member

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                      Compare it to the start that Toovey had last year!Barrett got to hand pick his squad (even when it meant forcing out quality and loyal Manly players), he's had stuff all injuries compared to last year, he got to pick his entire coaching staff AND he doesn't have the Penns trying to whiteant him every day. What more does the bloke want or need?
                       
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                      • BOZO

                        BOZO Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                        Wooden spoon is a dirty word on here .
                        Ill tell you what the Immortal has done amongst many things for Manly and that is he has never won a fcking wooden spoon unlike ALL the other sht clubs.
                         
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                        • Disco

                          Disco Well-Known Member

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                          Haha and the award for biggest overreaction goes to...........

                          Knights will get the spoon this year in a canter and we will be top 8 maybe even top 4

                          Its a long season
                           
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                          • Ange

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                            Get a grip it is round 3
                             
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                            • Volley

                              Volley Well-Known Member

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                              When have the Broncos won the wooden spoon?
                               
                            • Volley

                              Volley Well-Known Member

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                              The Cowboys had never won a premiership before 2015. How can you explain their success last year if you only use the past to determine the future? Saying Manly will never win a wooden spoon solely because they've never won one in the past is naive to the extreme.
                               
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                              • Sea Eagles Rock U

                                Sea Eagles Rock U Active Member

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                                Dear Meat Head,
                                Pretty sure the Penns had been to Brookie before buying the club. I'm not a great supporter of theirs but while they own the joint and put in their own money to keep it going I say good luck to them. Hope it works out for OUR team.
                                I think the real Bozo knows plenty about our culture having been directly involved with 5 of our 8 premierships. And also having a hand in Haslers professional career.
                                Your point about $$$$$ is ridiculous. It is a professional game. Everyone involved gets paid. Bozo just happened to be one of the first real professionals in the game. That's how good he was.
                                I think you need to wait a little longer than 2 weeks before declaring the wooden spoon.
                                 
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                                • The Meat Rocket

                                  The Meat Rocket New Member

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                                  I didn't say we'd get it - it is a long year - just said that if we lose tonight, we'd have to be favourites.
                                   
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                                  • Budgewoi Eagle

                                    Budgewoi Eagle In for the long haul. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                                    I'm a bit over the Donny hate He prepared premiership winners, did he not?
                                    It's continual statements like this, with little balance, that stops me seeing you as an objective voice Loobs.
                                     
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                                    • Mark from Brisbane

                                      Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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                                      Well isn't this an interesting thread!!
                                       
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