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Re: Halifax (A)
Post Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:56 pm
Posted by dddooommm on Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:56 pm
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Scott Murrell not named in Halifax's 19. That's got to be a boost for the Bulls.

Good! He always plays well when we play them.
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Re: Halifax (A)
Post Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:17 pm
Posted by Bull Mania on Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:17 pm
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dddooommm wrote:
Good! He always plays well when we play them.


I'm happy Murrells not playing. As you say he always has a stormer against us and while he won't do anything individually brilliant, he makes everyone else better around him. He rises in these big games (see Fev at Blackpool last year)

One thing you can't criticise about us this year is our defence (except against Fev) it looks like Fax will have Ben White (from Swinton) & James Woodburn-Hall at 6&7. If we can't start off well and keep them out, the longer the game goes on the more they may start to panic and throw passes that aren't on. That HB pairing doesn't frighten me in all honesty.

Queue to have egg on my face and both score blinding long range tries!

I think both teams are better at defending than attack so I expect it to be a low scoring game.
Re: Halifax (A)
Post Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:20 pm
Posted by Hudd-Shay on Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:20 pm
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Scott is a legend at Fax but barring one game he really hasn't done it this season. Saying that, if he wasn't injured I would expect Marshall would have picked him. We'll see what the day brings. Up The Fax!
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Re: Halifax (A)
Post Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:33 pm
Posted by RagingBull on Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:33 pm
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Bull Mania wrote:
I'm happy Murrells not playing. As you say he always has a stormer against us and while he won't do anything individually brilliant, he makes everyone else better around him. He rises in these big games (see Fev at Blackpool last year)

One thing you can't criticise about us this year is our defence (except against Fev) it looks like Fax will have Ben White (from Swinton) & James Woodburn-Hall at 6&7. If we can't start off well and keep them out, the longer the game goes on the more they may start to panic and throw passes that aren't on. That HB pairing doesn't frighten me in all honesty.

Queue to have egg on my face and both score blinding long range tries!

I think both teams are better at defending than attack so I expect it to be a low scoring game.



Erm.... Fax have the 4th worst defence in the league
Re: Halifax (A)
Post Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:05 am
Posted by Bullseye on Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:05 am
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Re: Halifax (A)
Post Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:07 am
Posted by Bullseye on Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:07 am
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I'd go for this:

Ryan
Grant
Oakes
Webster
DFJ
Milnes
Lilley
Crossley
Wildie
Kirk
Farrell
Minchella
Wood

Hallas
Peltier
Bustin
Storton
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Re: Halifax (A)
Post Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:19 am
Posted by Bulls4Champs on Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:19 am
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Bullseye wrote:
I'd go for this:

Ryan
Grant
Oakes
Webster
DFJ
Milnes
Lilley
Crossley
Wildie
Kirk
Farrell
Minchella
Wood

Hallas
Peltier
Bustin
Storton


Same. But Webster RC and Oakes LC.
Re: Halifax (A)
Post Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:58 pm
Posted by Greg Florimos Boots on Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:58 pm
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Bull Mania wrote:
I'm happy Murrells not playing. As you say he always has a stormer against us and while he won't do anything individually brilliant, he makes everyone else better around him. He rises in these big games (see Fev at Blackpool last year)

One thing you can't criticise about us this year is our defence (except against Fev) it looks like Fax will have Ben White (from Swinton) & James Woodburn-Hall at 6&7. If we can't start off well and keep them out, the longer the game goes on the more they may start to panic and throw passes that aren't on. That HB pairing doesn't frighten me in all honesty.

Queue to have egg on my face and both score blinding long range tries!

I think both teams are better at defending than attack so I expect it to be a low scoring game.


Not sure where to start with your post as you get it spot on then get it almost completely wrong. :D

Spot on about Murrell. He missed pre season which will have hurt him but there is a reason why he is always up there when it comes to voting for player of the year. Its the same reason the players in the league rate him so highly but some fans just don't get it with him for some reason.

Id agree about White and JWH, or at least I would have if I didnt see them totally out perform their London counterparts last week. JWH is very good but has had no luck with injuries and has great footwork that can undo any defence. White Im still unsure of and think we probably have better options but you never know.

Defence wise if you said that last season I would agree but our defence this season has been appalling and teams are coming straight through our middle which has never happened before under Marshall and it seems he is not sure how to fix it. It should be a really good game with a decent atmosphere.

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Re: Halifax (A)
Post Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:05 pm
Posted by JohnQ on Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:05 pm
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Ryan
Grant
Oakes
Webster
DFJ
Milnes
Lilley
Crossley
Wildie
Kirk
Farrell
Storton
Minchella

Wood
Hallas
Peltier
Bustin
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Post Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:30 pm
Posted by DrFeelgood on Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:30 pm
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