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by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Nov 10, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Autumn Internationals
Replies: 292
Views: 17624

Re: Autumn Internationals

My god - watch the replay - draw a line from the end of the ruck (BFG -following Italy’s interpretation of the ruck vs England a couple of seasons ago I think World Rugby would call it a ruck) Lawes was offside and then the ruck moved forward a foot or two and Lawes was even more in front of the end...
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Autumn Internationals
Replies: 292
Views: 17624

Re: Autumn Internationals

Agree re Daly
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Autumn Internationals
Replies: 292
Views: 17624

Re: Autumn Internationals

He wasn’t behind the rear feet of the ruck when the ball was picked up. Just before the pick up the ruck moves forward, Lawes needed to step back to stay inside. He didn’t, he was offside. Barnes is an idiot
by Greenwhiteandred
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Freddie Burns
Replies: 25
Views: 2356

Re: Freddie Burns

I don’t think the loss of points for Tigers is George giving up 3 points (like today at 7-3 down) I think it is poor captaincy and not recognising that line out/mauling is so abject that scrumming or 3 points is by far the best option. Been said before on this forum but TY is not the best option for...
by Greenwhiteandred
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:29 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Leinster vs Wasps
Replies: 31
Views: 1635

Re: Leinster vs Wasps

Personally I want ellis9 to teach me more - he’s clearly a guru and I bow done to his expertise. Or maybe he is just patronising - the choice is yours
by Greenwhiteandred
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:24 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: How long are we supposed to put up with our diabolical lineout?
Replies: 30
Views: 3378

Re: How long are we supposed to put up with our diabolical lineout?

So why don’t the team (and coaches) accept it’s such an obvious weakness (which it quite clearly is) and absolutely forget kicking to the corner because it’s a waste of time (particularly when you combine line out weakness with our mauling weakness) and capitalise on scrum strength (when we have it)...
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Ulster v Tigers
Replies: 212
Views: 13076

Re: Ulster v Tigers

Said exactly the same last week - line out is poor and then if we actually win the ball the maul is even worse. Today we won 3 scrum penalties in the first half which we should have capitalised on but I honestly don’t think we have enough players in our team who are able to think how to win a game w...
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Leinster vs Wasps
Replies: 31
Views: 1635

Re: Leinster vs Wasps

if only he could pass with greater accuracy I could forgive his box kicking. Ben Young’s is nowhere near a Lions scrum half based on this seasons performances.
by Greenwhiteandred
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Gloucester v Bristol
Replies: 20
Views: 1201

Re: Gloucester v Bristol

The fawning over Cips is just boring. Made at least 4 mistakes in the first half and not a squeak from the commentators. He was better 2nd half and did what any good fly half would do and they started gushing. Austin being the worst - bore off. As for running out of your 22 - there is a time and a p...
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Sep 01, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Exeter team
Replies: 244
Views: 13210

Re: Exeter team

Turned off after 4th try - as said by others fitness levels look poor and a few senior players look disinterested to me so I am starting to get disinterested in this Tigers team.
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Exeter team
Replies: 244
Views: 13210

Re: Exeter team

Yes Sandy Park is a difficult place to play rugby but it’s the manner of the performance. Same errors as last season - line out , poor defence, unable to keep hold of the ball due to basic errors. Frustrating to put it mildly
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Exeter team
Replies: 244
Views: 13210

Re: Exeter team

3 times we have handed Exeter the ball back in 10 minutes. Plus ca change
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Exeter team
Replies: 244
Views: 13210

Re: Exeter team

Absolute rubbish - line out a shambles , tactics just bizarre. Why not play straight into Exeter’s strengths by kicking the ball away. The few times we have kept the ball more than 1 phase Denton and others have broken the gain line.
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Tigers v Saints predictions
Replies: 295
Views: 16360

Re: Tigers v Saints predictions

Was using Kalimafoni as an example - however I think my main point stands. Also 4-5 of K’s carries were from kick offs (maybe Wasps and Sarries he didn’t return kick offs) rather than us using him as a tool to get over the gain line. Seemed like our main weapon was putting Hamilton at centre from li...
by Greenwhiteandred
Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Tigers v Saints predictions
Replies: 295
Views: 16360

Re: Tigers v Saints predictions

Thanks Raging Bull - I was 50% wrong 😄