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Papa New Guinean team refuses to play

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by eagles2win, May 30, 2014.

  1. eagles2win

    eagles2win Well-Known Member

    +494 /0
    after a blunder from a referee!

    Could you imagine it happening in the NRL now given how many mistakes we've seen this season.
    A Shayne Hayne game wouldn't get played.

    It has happened in top grade foot in Australia before -
    Ken Irvine led Norths off after series of mistakes back when Roy Francis was coach of the Bears.
    Gus ordered Penrith off the field one day after Penrith copped a dud call - he got a fine for it.
  2. dowdz

    dowdz Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

    +1,054 /11
    Lol. We should of done it in the GF. Imagine that.
  3. Brookie Brawler

    Brookie Brawler Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

    +475 /7
    Pretty sure that was the Roosters at Brookie in 95 but they stayed on and ended up winning to break our 15 game streak.
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    • niccipops

      niccipops un echidna spillo mia bevanda Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

      +6,238 /55
      Manly walked off the field, at the end of the game on 6th October, 2013, and protested til March 8th, 2014, due to a particularly crappy ref performance.
      And then they came back and are doing their best to beat the refs, against adversity, in the current season.
    • silvertail

      silvertail Well-Known Member Premium Member

      +443 /9
      Should have walked off after the forward pass in the GF and demanded a video replay decision before walking back on.
    • mozgrame

      mozgrame Well-Known Member

      +5,114 /51
      You'd think the PNG side would be mentally tougher than that. Considering they are coached by Bellyache's Dad. Here is a clip of Coach Bellyache Snr, explaining to a couple of his assistants how he intends to teach his players discipline.

      WARNING!! Contains swearing.


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