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Post Fri Mar 30, 2018 5:35 pm
Posted by The Daddy on Fri Mar 30, 2018 5:35 pm
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Anyone? As Wardy said the team needs to get back on the horse and prepare for the next game on Monday.
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Post Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:32 pm
Posted by northernbloke on Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:32 pm
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My thoughts are on the fri squad list thread
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Post Fri Mar 30, 2018 9:00 pm
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Post Sat Mar 31, 2018 8:47 am
Posted by northernbloke on Sat Mar 31, 2018 8:47 am
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Toulouse defence very well organised.
London back to there old ways of too many penalties, and not respecting the ball.

Our attack looked very disjointed with one up plays and none of the flair shown from previous game. Defensively lots of dropping off tackles and allowing the offload. Toulouse ran some really good lines and hit the ball at pace something that is missing in our game. A well deserved win for the French outfit, poor performance from london
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Post Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:04 am
Posted by Southern Reiver on Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:04 am
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Disorganised. Players not expecting the ball, slow directionless passes from the ruck, number of players were pretty much anonymous in attack. Started to panic a bit when behind and lost composure. It was wet and miserable and we didn’t play the conditions, no plan B. Lack of nous in the ruck which slowed our play down without benefit of penalties. Goal line defence was at times all over the place. Picked up a little at the start of second half but died off very quickly against a well organised and disciplined defence. Far too many yards made by Toulouse forwards going forward, we failed to put them down rather too often. Though that also appeared to be the case with even their smaller players.

Bad day at the office? Thought it was going to be a breeze? Minds more on Monday than the game in hand? Got parity in the second half, but Toulouse didn’t need to do anything and didn’t really try.
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Post Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:00 pm
Posted by northernbloke on Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:00 pm
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You might have got the issue SR, at home so far we have been dominant with the main “ challenge teams” not stretching us. Toulouse turn up I think we maybe went into this over confident, assuming it was going to be business as usual.
I was pretty impressed with the French, I suspect this year they will not fade like last year.
Easter can be the defining point of a season, Mon we need the points, two losses would not be good
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Post Sat Mar 31, 2018 6:41 pm
Posted by PC Plum on Sat Mar 31, 2018 6:41 pm
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northernbloke wrote:
Easter can be the defining point of a season, Mon we need the points, two losses would not be good


No it wont. Not the best but frankly, beat the French at the Bash and away, 1:1 with the challengers and no slip ups, we'll be fine and that is completely conceivable. TO took us on a bad day at the office.
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Post Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:07 pm
Posted by Bostwick on Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:07 pm
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Finish first or second makes little difference.
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Post Sun Apr 01, 2018 1:40 pm
Posted by Tre Cool on Sun Apr 01, 2018 1:40 pm
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Toulouse were big, strong, well organised and fired up. We hung back in defence and gave them bags of time then couldn't cope with their size and power coming at us with pace. Toulouse also completely controlled the ruck speed and we didn't get a quick ptb all game. Very impressed with TO especially in the conditions.
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Post Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:37 pm
Posted by poplar panther on Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:37 pm
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