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Posted by JEAN CAPDOUZE on Fri Jun 24, 2016 6:46 am
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I know of James Keinhorst (Leeds, centre)
Thomas Johnstone (Wakefield, wing), born in Germany.


I suspect that North Queensland's star winger Kyle Feldt has German ancestry. If so, he, Keinhorst and Johnstone would make up most of a dream three quarter line.

Does anyone know of any other German born or ancestry players at the level of Super League, Championship, League One, NRL, NSW Cup, or QLD Cup?
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Posted by vekder on Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:06 am
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James Keinhorst and Thomas Johnstone.

Have you lost interest in your silly game?
Posted by headhunter on Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:24 am
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However many is too many. We need to take back control of our teams from these bureaucrats.
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vekder wrote:
James Keinhorst and Thomas Johnstone.

Have you lost interest in your silly game?


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I think Thomas Johnathanstone might be the full version.
Posted by yorksguy1865 on Fri Jun 24, 2016 11:45 am
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Fully aware that he has been dead for a long time and hasn't played for 60 years but as i am an enthusiast of rugby league history, the great Frenchman Puig Aubert was actually born in Germany.
Posted by JEAN CAPDOUZE on Fri Jun 24, 2016 6:54 pm
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vekder wrote:
James Keinhorst and Thomas Johnstone.

Have you lost interest in your silly game?


I don't regard rugby league as a silly game. You should get out and watch a few games while you still have your eyesight.

Having a good German team available would boost the credibility of a future World Cup.
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Posted by vekder on Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:56 pm
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JEAN CAPDOUZE wrote:
I don't regard rugby league as a silly game. You should get out and watch a few games while you still have your eyesight.

Having a good German team available would boost the credibility of a future World Cup.

I meant your silly game of using full names. But you knew that, didn't you?
Posted by Halfdan of t'wide embrace on Mon Jun 27, 2016 2:33 pm
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Andy Hoggins of Oxford is a current German international. Believe he was born there.
Posted by Clearwing on Mon Jun 27, 2016 6:39 pm
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