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Why Manly?

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Budgewoi Eagle, Sep 7, 2016.

  1. Budgewoi Eagle

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

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    As I've watched a whole bunch of up and comers sign for other clubs this season and now with our great white hope Gillett seemingly extending with Brisbane, I wondered what on earth would be appealing for a player to come to Manly.

    I'm at a bit of a loss. The traditional reasons:

    A winning culture
    A coach who could further a career
    A fortress for a home ground
    The chance to play with X player
    A great fitness regime
    Good facilities
    A chance to be a part of an exciting young team
    The beaches lifestyle
    Money
    We're not Newcastle

    Apart from the last three, I'm at a bit of a loss.
    Come on Silvertails, cheer me up and tell me why!
     
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    • Andrew..

      Andrew.. Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      We've won a grand final in every decade for the last 5 decades.
       
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      • Wombat Legacy

        Wombat Legacy Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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        After the last 5 years of internal disruption and infighting, I guess we are on the nose again. Des took us back to the top, and the Penns have managed to demolish it in 5 years....Simples
         
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        • Mals

          Mals Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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          We have Zorba the caterer who's big on the helpings...
           
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          • The Who

            The Who Well-Known Member

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            Our training facilities are the prettiest in the League - and not far from the beach.
             
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            • midsteyne

              midsteyne Well-Known Member

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              THE CHEER LEADERS:inlove:
               
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              • bones

                bones Bones Knows Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                You get September off to spend with your family.
                 
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