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The water boys, 2V and Alfie

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by 1969, Aug 1, 2016.

  1. 1969

    1969 Well-Known Member

    +1,091 /83
    I remember 2V taking a leaf out of Alfie's book, hanging around on the field with a water bottle, running with the line, barking orders... Alfie was the best at this, and still is. I think the other night, he was something like 42 mins on the field.

    Why is there no rule about this? How come the league lets these guys get away with this advantage? I thought at one stage, Alfie was going to grab the ball and go for a run!

    Is it cheating? Not sure, but it's a hell of advantage, passing messages from the coach, motivating the boys. Is there a rule for water boys? If so, it is loosely interpreted. Are they wired up?

    Imagine Snake running the water around Tommy!
    Last edited: Aug 1, 2016
  2. Chip and Chase

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

    +8,608 /80
    I expected to see the whole of the moon upon opening this thread.
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    • StuBoot

      StuBoot Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

      +1,065 /9
      I pictured a rainbow.
    • Stuey Davis Socks

      Stuey Davis Socks Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

      +579 /4
      Too far, too soon (for that C&C)
    • Pablo

      Pablo Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

      +2,272 /24
      This was an issue debated about 10 years ago. It's just part if the game now and done by all
    • MadMarcus

      MadMarcus Local Lunatic 2017 Tipping Competitor

      +8,383 /74
      Hmmm, I think Tommy is better off without Snake yelling "take the tackle", "don't put your body on the line, you might get hurt" and "remember what they did to Gifty"...
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      • niccipops

        niccipops un echidna spillo mia bevanda Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

        +6,355 /56
        You forgot to mention Bobby Boucher Jr.
      • robbiea

        robbiea Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

        +2,581 /79
        Don't forget "Tom ,Tom , Zorba's like our father"

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