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Re: Director of rugby
Post Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:27 pm
Posted by Sir Kevin Sinfield on Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:27 pm
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Sinfield is a fantastic appointment, I expect Leeds to win Super League 2019.
Re: Director of rugby
Post Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:30 pm
Posted by The Devil's Advocate on Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:30 pm
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Sir Kevin Sinfield wrote:
Sinfield is a fantastic appointment, I expect Leeds to win Super League 2019.


Oh, the irony is exquisite.
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:35 pm
Posted by ThePrinter on Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:35 pm
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If I was a Leeds fan (although it’s great to see a legend back) I wouldn’t be particularly delighted, it comes across as the cheap option.


Why do people think Sinfield has come cheap?
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:19 pm
Posted by Charlie Sheen on Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:19 pm
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ThePrinter wrote:
Why do people think Sinfield has come cheap?


He's from Lancashire.
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:40 pm
Posted by wombull on Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:40 pm
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So Lowes is the fall guy if things don't work out?



He has only been brought in as a stop gap untill Beep beep Burrows can cut his teeth with the juniors and progress on !

Watch out for a once great player shame himself again with hissy fits and threatening of fans etc
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:53 pm
Posted by The Ghost of '99 on Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:53 pm
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He has only been brought in as a stop gap untill Beep beep Burrows can cut his teeth with the juniors and progress on !

Watch out for a once great player shame himself again with hissy fits and threatening of fans etc
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:30 am
Posted by Trainman on Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:30 am
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I get the impression that Sinfield’s job for next season is mainly focused on player recruitment, retention and the monitoring the performance of the team and coaches in a similar role to Radlinski at Wigan.

For the reminder of this year he is assuming the head coach role with Lowes taking on more responsibility until a new head coach is appointed.

I may be well off the mark though, that’s just how I interpreted what Hetherington said.
Re: Director of rugby
Post Wed Jul 11, 2018 11:41 am
Posted by ThePrinter on Wed Jul 11, 2018 11:41 am
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Trainman wrote:
I get the impression that Sinfield’s job for next season is mainly focused on player recruitment, retention and the monitoring the performance of the team and coaches in a similar role to Radlinski at Wigan.

For the reminder of this year he is assuming the head coach role with Lowes taking on more responsibility until a new head coach is appointed.

I may be well off the mark though, that’s just how I interpreted what Hetherington said.


Think that’s spot on. Sinfield has stated before he didn’t want to be a coach so I doubt he’ll be doing it next season. Think he and Hetherington have reached a compromise where GH has giving Sinfield some of his role going forward but only if Sinfield compromised and helped getting us out of trouble for the remainder of this year. If we do manage to finish top 8 with no chance of playoffs then he probably won’t even be that involved post split I reckon and all eyes will be on 2019.
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:00 pm
Posted by Sir Kevin Sinfield on Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:00 pm
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Re: Director of rugby
Post Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:21 pm
Posted by cocker on Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:21 pm
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ThePrinter wrote:
Think that’s spot on. Sinfield has stated before he didn’t want to be a coach so I doubt he’ll be doing it next season. Think he and Hetherington have reached a compromise where GH has giving Sinfield some of his role going forward but only if Sinfield compromised and helped getting us out of trouble for the remainder of this year. If we do manage to finish top 8 with no chance of playoffs then he probably won’t even be that involved post split I reckon and all eyes will be on 2019.


Surely Sinfield can’t be the coach (relevant coaching badge) hence why Lowes is the fall guy.
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