RLFANS.COM
Celebrating
23 years service to
the Rugby League
Community!
WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - Hodgson
Hodgson Sat Apr 30, 2022 8:06 pm  
Hodgson
Sat Apr 30, 2022 8:06 pm  

User avatarhull2524 wrote:
hull2524 User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Wed May 06, 2009 2:39 pm
Posts: 6624
Member for 13 years
Doing very nicely, we have had to cope with injuries suspensions but we are 4th and running very smoothly ATM . Hes taken and still does take a lot of flak, some on here where suggesting we get shut last week, Unbelievable. Carry on mate and lets keep the faith
once a black and white always a black and white COYH
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 7:56 am  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 7:56 am  

mwindass wrote:
mwindass Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Wed Nov 19, 2008 6:40 pm
Posts: 2234
Member for 14 years
Doing a good job for me too.

I had a wobble at the start of the season after the loss against Cas, but we seem to be heading in the right direction. Consistency and attitude are better this season, but we've still had the odd blip (Rovers and Cas).

We don't seem as effected when we have players missing too. Players like Mitch, Wynne, Brown have all slotted in and performed.

Hopefully we don't fall away in the 2nd half of the season like we usually do.
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 9:37 am  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 9:37 am  

User avatarC for Cuckoo wrote:
C for Cuckoo User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member


Joined: Sat Dec 22, 2001 12:04 pm
Posts: 3385
Location: Hull
Member for 21 years
I was worried after last season but was content to see if he could fix the problems with our attitude. He seems to have done that. I can't remember the last time we were consistently this good at home.

Our discipline was a concern at the start of the year but that seems to be getting better too. So that's another sign that the coaches are doing good work.

I thought 4th this year would be a bit of a stretch but here we are. On the one hand we are there thanks to a poor start from Warrington and a disasterous showing from Leeds. But on the other hand we have had serious problems at half back with no consistency to build on so our best might yet be to come.

With a bit of luck on the injury front, and if we get more from our halfbacks then we could earn a home game in the play offs and shot at one of the big boys.
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 2:19 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 2:19 pm  

bonaire wrote:
bonaire Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Fri Apr 04, 2014 5:39 pm
Posts: 5499
Member for 8 years
C for Cuckoo wrote:
I was worried after last season but was content to see if he could fix the problems with our attitude. He seems to have done that. I can't remember the last time we were consistently this good at home.

Our discipline was a concern at the start of the year but that seems to be getting better too. So that's another sign that the coaches are doing good work.

I thought 4th this year would be a bit of a stretch but here we are. On the one hand we are there thanks to a poor start from Warrington and a disasterous showing from Leeds. But on the other hand we have had serious problems at half back with no consistency to build on so our best might yet be to come.

With a bit of luck on the injury front, and if we get more from our halfbacks then we could earn a home game in the play offs and shot at one of the big boys.


Talking of discipline
four penalties in a row and a six again leading to their second try is not good enough
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 2:50 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 2:50 pm  

User avatarhull2524 wrote:
hull2524 User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Wed May 06, 2009 2:39 pm
Posts: 6624
Member for 13 years
bonaire wrote:
Talking of discipline
four penalties in a row and a six again leading to their second try is not good enough
Do you have anything to say positive?. We've won 3 on the bounce given Toulouse the biggest defeat of the year. Yet still you find negatives. Wow
once a black and white always a black and white COYH
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 4:02 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 4:02 pm  

User avatarC for Cuckoo wrote:
C for Cuckoo User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member


Joined: Sat Dec 22, 2001 12:04 pm
Posts: 3385
Location: Hull
Member for 21 years
bonaire wrote:
Talking of discipline
four penalties in a row and a six again leading to their second try is not good enough

It's poor certainly but the score says it was good enough on the day. Against a better team that could be the difference between winning and losing. It'll give Odgo something to talk to the players about after what was otherwise a decent performance.
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 4:23 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 4:23 pm  

User avatarnumber 6 wrote:
number 6 User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Mon Aug 01, 2005 6:46 pm
Posts: 11274
Member for 17 years
bonaire wrote:
Talking of discipline
four penalties in a row and a six again leading to their second try is not good enough



Im not too worried about those penalties or the number of set restarts yesterday, probably more set restarts yesterday in one game than we have seen all season :lol:
the referee seemed to pick n choose when he felt like it at times and that was for both teams
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 5:19 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 5:19 pm  

bonaire wrote:
bonaire Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Fri Apr 04, 2014 5:39 pm
Posts: 5499
Member for 8 years
hull2524 wrote:
Do you have anything to say positive?. We've won 3 on the bounce given Toulouse the biggest defeat of the year. Yet still you find negatives. Wow


I was replying to a poster who said our discipline was better
Four penalties in a row plus a six again is hardly better discipline.
With our pack in good form, yesterday was an ideal game to to play Hookem yet once again the coach plays Johnstone who in reality is a championship quality player and yesterday did nothing.If Hookem had played and turned in a performance like Johnstone then most of us would have been disappointed as he has a lot more to his play than catch and pass.
Toulouse were poor and could hardly raise a team in the second half yet you are high on the fact it was their biggest defeat of the season instead of looking at the game and where we can be better.
Our pack is leading the way at the moment with Taylor and Evans getting more game time and fitness so for me the Saints game will be important just to see how we compete with a virtually first choice pack and Gale and Reynolds back.
What you can say is is if we continue with the indiscipline Saints will win comfortably
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 5:21 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 5:21 pm  

User avatarhull2524 wrote:
hull2524 User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Wed May 06, 2009 2:39 pm
Posts: 6624
Member for 13 years
You just won't give Hodgson any credit will you.
once a black and white always a black and white COYH
Re: Hodgson Sun May 01, 2022 5:50 pm  
Re: Hodgson
Sun May 01, 2022 5:50 pm  

Woods1969 wrote:
Woods1969 Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Joined: Sun Mar 06, 2022 8:19 pm
Posts: 174
Member for 1 year
bonaire wrote:
I was replying to a poster who said our discipline was better
Four penalties in a row plus a six again is hardly better discipline.
With our pack in good form, yesterday was an ideal game to to play Hookem yet once again the coach plays Johnstone who in reality is a championship quality player and yesterday did nothing.If Hookem had played and turned in a performance like Johnstone then most of us would have been disappointed as he has a lot more to his play than catch and pass.
Toulouse were poor and could hardly raise a team in the second half yet you are high on the fact it was their biggest defeat of the season instead of looking at the game and where we can be better.
Our pack is leading the way at the moment with Taylor and Evans getting more game time and fitness so for me the Saints game will be important just to see how we compete with a virtually first choice pack and Gale and Reynolds back.
What you can say is is if we continue with the indiscipline Saints will win comfortably

I felt BH got everything right yesterday from the selection to his use of interchanges. Yes I wasn't too thrilled with Johnstone at 7 put he put in a decent performance and did more than our experienced 6+7 have done recently. Toulouse have been competive in nearly all the games they have played so we should be happy with the performance and result. I do believe if Reynolds or gale had played then hookem could have a got a game but to put him with lovaduo I think would have been a mistake
Next

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Armavinit, boardwalkempire4, Chris71, Dave K., Glenn1973, Greavsie, Hessle Roader, HFCHU8, K-Diddy, Old Timer No 4, oooh Gravy!, pmarrow, REVENUE, scarrie, supersport, themightynortherner and 258 guests

REPLY

Subject: 
Message:
   
Please note using apple style emoji's can result in posting failures.
Use the FULL EDITOR to better format content or upload images, be notified of replies etc...

Return to Hull FC