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Posted by WireWireWire on Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:01 pm
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That is, stars from their academy. Obviously Wigan and Saints are untouchable when it comes to what they produce in the league. But where would everyone else place?
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Posted by dboy on Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:22 pm
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You mean rank them on the ability to steal young players away from their local clubs, because they are so cash rich?
Posted by GIANTSRL on Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:43 pm
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dboy wrote:
You mean rank them on the ability to steal young players away from their local clubs, because they are so cash rich?


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Stars for the Academy or that go on to be 1st team stars?
Posted by bramleyrhino on Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:19 pm
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dboy wrote:
You mean rank them on the ability to steal young players away from their local clubs, because they are so cash rich?


To be fair, Julie Burgess' uterous has produced more elite talent than many of our "hotbed" clubs in recent years.
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Posted by fun time frankie on Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:28 pm
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[quote="bramleyrhino"]To be fair, Julie Burgess' uterous has produced more elite talent than many of our "hotbed" clubs in recent years.[/quote]



Very good
Posted by Maccbull_BigBullyBooaza on Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:51 pm
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bramleyrhino wrote:
To be fair, Julie Burgess' uterous has produced more elite talent than many of our "hotbed" clubs in recent years.



This is true ha ha.

The idea that Wakefield and Huddersfield don’t produce many players from their academies because other clubs “steal” their players is a bit of a misnomer. When you consider Bradford continue to produce more quality players than both clubs put together.
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Posted by Alan Cargill on Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:10 pm
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Hudds don't do too bad themselves these days.
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The Wakefield Service Area produce far more than Bulls. How many amateur clubs are there in Bradford? 3? 4?

In the Bulls glory days, their academy was stacked with Normanton players.
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Hudds don't do too bad themselves these days.


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