WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - 2018 home shirt - whats your thoughts

Board index Championship Leigh Centurions 2018 home shirt - whats your thoughts

Posted by RoyBoy29 on Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:54 pm
RoyBoy29 User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 27
Rep Position: 9th / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon May 23, 2011 8:29 am
Posts: 1167
Logo's can be changed, maybe in the future a rebrand may happen.

With that in mind, a rebrand might not be in everyone's taste, just like the Centurion logo.
Irony is represented below.

JEAN CAPDOUZE wrote:
He is not telling the truth. He is talking paranoid rubbish.


Sir Kevin Sinfield wrote:
You do talk some complete drivel.


Canoeman wrote:
and for our fantastic coach; who is a man of high integrity and doesn't deserve the classless treatment he has received from many on this forum: a real gentleman Rowley is.

Just so you know, Paul Rowley is highly thought of here in Toronto.
Posted by atomic on Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:14 pm
atomic User avatar
100% League Network
100% League Network

Reputation Points: 15
Rep Position: 20th / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sun Feb 22, 2015 6:07 pm
Posts: 5018
It would be a case of phasing it out.As it's still prominently positioned there's little chance of rebranding on the agenda.

It is what it is,let's crack on and support it.
Image
Re: 2018 home shirt - whats your thoughts
Post Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:00 am
Posted by Bent&Bongser on Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:00 am
Bent&Bongser User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 9
Rep Position: 26th / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sat Jul 25, 2015 10:10 am
Posts: 1493
Location: Here (But Only for the Beer)
Harold Rigby Jnr wrote:
If you look at the logo what does it tell you about Leigh 'Centurions'?

It appears to show a Centurion with a look that suggests he is turning away from the Centurions name in disgust.

It should never have been commissioned. It would never have been given more than 1 second thought if I was running the show.

The logo is a first class example of a re branding disaster. I can not believe it got past the drawing board and that it is even still in use.

All in my humble opinion of course.


Tha's a feisty owd sod, 'arold. However, Bongser is behind you all the way - it was he that suggested to his own employers that we reverse the pictures of the founding fathers (on our marketing) to look at each other rather than look in opposite directions as if post tiff.

Of all the '90s RL rebrands the only one to REALLY take off was the Bradford Bulls. There, it wasn't the marketing department that let (and sent) the club down.

Bongser would suggest a poll (count as Fed?) for a new branding, but he's heard of this modern horrendity called Facebook and recalls a press comment deriding Tony Benn in the early '80s that suggested that he hated the fact that democracy had to be democratic. The irony is that you are trying to reach out to folk who are not presently aboard and there's no way to reach out to them for their opinions simply because THEY ARE NOT ALREADY ABOARD. They don't presently care. So people send for the marketing strategists that come up with a rebranding and then "test" it with willy-nilly questionnaires such as:

How does this image make you feel, is it:

a) Gonna run right home ("Run, Charlie, run!") and 'ave a :wink:
b) Haven't felt this excited since Mum died and I inherited everything
c) Great Britain is finally again great
d) I'm sorry, I'm salivating, I'm trying not to. Do you have a tissue (see option A)
e) Don't give a monkeys but can Ah still 'ave mi ten quid?

Bongser refers his flock to the Dave Gorman programme featuring a survey on surveys.
Posted by Cokey on Fri Dec 22, 2017 6:50 pm
Cokey User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 44
Rep Position: 3rd / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Fri Aug 19, 2011 6:58 pm
Posts: 4046
Location: Across The Universe....... Jai guru deva om - Nothings gonna change my world.
Cokey wrote:
Not my cup o tea but i'm sure we all have different taste.


Image


After seeing the shirt at the market stall today, I retract my original opinion, and i really quite like it now. Not bad i say.
Image
Posted by Zulu01 on Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:39 pm
Zulu01 User avatar
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Reputation Points: 6
Rep Position: 29th / 76,907

Quiz Score: 288

Joined: Wed Sep 21, 2016 8:06 am
Posts: 301
Location: The rough side of Lowton
Any news on the away one?
'aequo pede propera'
Posted by ColD on Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:41 pm
ColD Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 3
Rep Position: 32nd / 76,907

Quiz Score: 84

Joined: Fri Feb 22, 2002 10:23 am
Posts: 5952
Location: Just Behind Parksides Club
Cokey wrote:
After seeing the shirt at the market stall today, I retract my original opinion, and i really quite like it now. Not bad i say.


Did you buy one ??
Onwards and upwards - LTID
Posted by Cokey on Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:51 pm
Cokey User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 44
Rep Position: 3rd / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Fri Aug 19, 2011 6:58 pm
Posts: 4046
Location: Across The Universe....... Jai guru deva om - Nothings gonna change my world.
ColD wrote:
Did you buy one ??


No. Have/will you??
Image
Re: 2018 home shirt - whats your thoughts
Post Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:16 pm
Posted by ColD on Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:16 pm
ColD Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 3
Rep Position: 32nd / 76,907

Quiz Score: 84

Joined: Fri Feb 22, 2002 10:23 am
Posts: 5952
Location: Just Behind Parksides Club
Cokey wrote:
No. Have/will you??


Home shirt doesn't really appeal to me - seems to be aimed at the younger generation, quite likely get one for the grandson, I'll see what the away shirt looks like :D :D
Also be getting a season ticket for the both of us, despite (apart from the first game) a lot of games being predictable with the squad we have. Not likely to turn up for all home games, but the club have backed themselves and deffo will get my backing

That ok for you :thumb: :thumb:
Onwards and upwards - LTID
Re: 2018 home shirt - whats your thoughts
Post Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:29 pm
Posted by Leythersteve on Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:29 pm
Leythersteve Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Reputation Points: 14
Rep Position: 21st / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon Jul 20, 2015 3:22 pm
Posts: 533
I got one. I am one of the more senior Northstanders and I like the shirt
Re: 2018 home shirt - whats your thoughts
Post Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:41 pm
Posted by atomic on Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:41 pm
atomic User avatar
100% League Network
100% League Network

Reputation Points: 15
Rep Position: 20th / 76,907

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sun Feb 22, 2015 6:07 pm
Posts: 5018
Leythersteve wrote:
I got one. I am one of the more senior Northstanders and I like the shirt


Good on ya Ste and this senior Northstander will be following suit.. They just get bought for me these days.. :thumb:
Image
PreviousNext

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: atomic, gunners guns13, Harry Stottle, Owd number 10, ricardo07, scrum, Yahoo [Bot] and 100 guests

Quick Reply

Subject: Message:
   

Return to Leigh Centurions


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDYOUR TEAM
4,748,1071,96376,9074,559SET
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
Sun 24th Jun 15:00
 CHAMPIONSHIP
DEWSBURY RAMS
v
LEIGH
Sat 30th Jun 20:30
 CHAMPIONSHIP
TORONTO
v
LEIGH
Sun 8th Jul 15:00
 CHAMPIONSHIP
BATLEY BULLDOGS
v
LEIGH
Sun 15th Jul 15:00
 CHAMPIONSHIP
ROCHDALE
v
LEIGH
Sun 22nd Jul 15:00
 CHAMPIONSHIP
LEIGH
v
SWINTON LIONS
Sun 29th Jul 15:00
 CHAMPIONSHIP
LEIGH
v
SHEFFIELD
ALL SCORES PROVIDED BY RLFANS.COM (SETTINGS)






22