WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - Friendly | Doncaster RL (A)

Board index Super League Leeds Rhinos - southstander.com Friendly | Doncaster RL (A)

Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:33 am
Posted by carnegiedweller on Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:33 am
carnegiedweller Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Reputation Points: 75
Rep Position: 228th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:53 pm
Posts: 162
Marty Grrrrrrrrrr! wrote:
Nice to watch Cam Smith being used as the footballer he is. He looks to have lost a bit of weight and he needs to be in the 17 most weeks for me.

You can't read too much into this game as the opposition was poor but it was nice to see us using dummy runners let's hope that's a sign of things to come.

Like others have said it was bloody freezing.....summer rugby is back!!!!



Using what now!? That will never catch on. I'm off to write a strongly worded letter to the powers that be because this will just not do...
Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:13 am
Posted by KaeruJim on Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:13 am
KaeruJim User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 760
Rep Position: 13th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:27 am
Posts: 1534
Agree that Cam Smith should be in the 17 most weeks. In fact I'd be tempted to let him play loose, with Merrin, Ferres, Ward, Ablett, JJB, Donaldson covering second row. What is nice is to have such a talented player coming through who is a natural fit for a position. We have a lot of skilful players who we should let play. Trout isn't far off either - needs to bulk up a bit over time but again, athletic for a tall lad and skilful. Second coming of Steve Menzies maybe!
It's up to this crop of young lads to force the old guard out really.
1. Walker
2. Tindall
3. Broadbent
4. Newman
5. Whitton
6. McClelland
7. Spence
8. Oledzski
9. Johnson
10. Holroyd
11. Trout
12. Mustapha
13. Smith


With plenty of other notables... who needs marquees? Point is we really do have a positive future with the academy working, it's just a case of when we'll see this translate to 1st team success.
Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:28 am
Posted by Marty Grrrrrrrrrr! on Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:28 am
Marty Grrrrrrrrrr! Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 431
Rep Position: 47th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 4

Joined: Thu May 19, 2016 9:25 pm
Posts: 1338
carnegiedweller wrote:
Using what now!? That will never catch on. I'm off to write a strongly worded letter to the powers that be because this will just not do...


I kept expecting ref to penalise us for using them actually. I thought we was banned from having them about 7 years ago. Turns out we wasn't.
Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:05 pm
Posted by malcadele on Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:05 pm
malcadele Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Reputation Points: 100
Rep Position: 205th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Fri Jun 03, 2016 7:19 am
Posts: 232
Could Cameron Smith emulate his famous namesake and play 9?
Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:37 pm
Posted by Marty Grrrrrrrrrr! on Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:37 pm
Marty Grrrrrrrrrr! Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 431
Rep Position: 47th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 4

Joined: Thu May 19, 2016 9:25 pm
Posts: 1338
malcadele wrote:
Could Cameron Smith emulate his famous namesake and play 9?


No. We've Corey Johnson for that role.
Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:04 pm
Posted by KaeruJim on Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:04 pm
KaeruJim User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 760
Rep Position: 13th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:27 am
Posts: 1534
Yep thought England looked most composed against the Aussies when Johnson was on the field.
Re: FRIENDLY | Doncaster RL (A)
Post Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:12 pm
Posted by Juan Cornetto on Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:12 pm
Juan Cornetto User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 88
Rep Position: 215th / 77,850

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sat Aug 09, 2008 4:36 pm
Posts: 4930
Location: Living the Dream

Golding linked well from fullback and made some breaks and passes. Looked sharp.
Don't worry about avoiding temptation.
As you grow older, it will avoid you!
- Winston Churchill
Previous

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: fanstanningley, Google [Bot], Gotcha, HucknallLoiner, leedsbarmyarmy, LeedsLurch, N3ERN, OldFart2, rhinos_bish, rugbyleague88, southyorksdave and 155 guests

Quick Reply

Subject: Message:
   

Return to Leeds Rhinos - southstander.com


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDYOUR TEAM
4,968,3941,35477,8504,559SET
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
Sat 26th Oct 08:00
GB
TONGA
v
GB LIONS
Sat 2nd Nov 04:00
GB
NEW ZEALAND
v
GB LIONS
Sat 9th Nov 07:00
GB
NEW ZEALAND
v
GB LIONS
Sat 16th Nov 07:30
GB
PNG
v
GB LIONS
ALL SCORES PROVIDED BY RLFANS.COM (SETTINGS)