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Whats Matai Made of ????

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by PEPSI, Jul 7, 2006.

  1. PEPSI

    PEPSI Active Member

    +2 /0
    the rest of this season will be akey to Matai's future.

    With Travis re-signing and all the paper talk pointing to The King and Bell in the centres next year looks like Stevie will be battling for a wing position with the likes of Robertson, who has done little wrong since joining.

    Or can he finish the season in such form that he will force Desmond to push the King to 5/8 next year and Burns to hooker/bench role ?

    time for the young fella to stand up and show us what hes made of!
  2. mellonhead

    mellonhead Member

    +0 /0
    do the players read our threads? or have we been banned altogether?
  3. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member

    +215 /5
    Good post Pepsi (or whatever you call yourself now!!) Matai has some work to do. Some form from him is vital without Bell!!
  4. byso

    byso Well-Known Member

    +85 /0
    They sure do, as you can see our Perls of wisdom spurs King on to greater heights. ;)
  5. PEPSI

    PEPSI Active Member

    +2 /0
    King could do worst than read this site, would mayby at last fire himself up!
  6. gotsy

    gotsy Active Member

    +3 /0
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAH!!!! Burns to hooker or bench LMFAOO.. your joking me
  7. PEPSI

    PEPSI Active Member

    +2 /0
    This is coming from the bloke who wanted to Play Lyon out of position to keep Matai ?

    seriously Gotsi im not the only one to suggest Burns would be a great Hooker/Bench player like a younger fitter Dunley

    he hasnt the passing game for a 5/8, but has solid defence, has mongrel, hits it up hard and can kick. all the atributes of a good hooker

    you should be pushing for it as this would keep your best pall Matai in the team!
  8. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

    +5,619 /204
    matai to cover one centre position for depth - we will lose both for SOO next year
  9. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

    +9,387 /402
    Matai is a fantastic player, and I would be VERY dissapointed to see him go anywhere. He scores more tries than Robertson, is more aggressive, and more confident. A backline of:-

    01. Bullet Stewart
    02. Angry Matai
    03. Brilliant Bell
    04. The Lyon King
    05. Chris hiccup Hicks
    06. Travis my temper Burns
    07. Matt Boreford

    Would be just devastating. Here you heard it here 1st - best backline in the competition.
  10. PEPSI

    PEPSI Active Member

    +2 /0
    and we can spend all weekend watching a barrage of Bombs to Matais wing with 6ft plus wingers jumping over his head to score ? Not sure if we can afford that.

    Hard to Bag Robbo for not scoring tries as he is only as good as the centre inside him, ( Matai ??) he has also defused many kicks and saved many tries with his defence. Definately it would be between Matai and him for that wing spot no question unless Meaney overtakes them both!
  11. Darren

    Darren Well-Known Member

    +560 /20
    you are 4getting john williams from parra who definitely will start next season

    he is better than hicks, robbo or winger mattai
  12. Dan

    Dan Kim Jong Dan Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor 2017 Tipping Competitor

    +7,736 /120
    Is Williams definately coming?
    if so we have when hell of a potent backline
  13. PEPSI

    PEPSI Active Member

    +2 /0
    and some reasonable depth,

    Robbo/Mattai all in prem league, all shoud do well running of our Half Witt!
  14. Guest

    Guest Guest

    +0 /0
    We may have a good backline next year but our forwards are looking pretty poor especially if they cannot convince BK to go around one more year.

    Princess, Dunners, Monnas, Willo and Glenn Stewart. Hardly a premiership winning forward pack.

    Who is going to replace BK?

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