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Are people here upset or is it just Volley & I?

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by 1947, Oct 6, 2013.

  1. 1947

    1947 Active Member

    +83 /0
    Great team ...but gutted at the end of the day.

    Anyone else disappointed - anything inspirational to add?
    Lets be honest !
  2. dowdz

    dowdz Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

    +925 /7
    I am. Hate losing a gf. Thought we were going to go on with it 10 points up.

    Can't believe the chooks beat us 4 times.

    Would not be so pissed if the refs didnt stuff up the game.

    How does the team that gives away so much penalties only manage 2 infringements tonight?
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    • DSM5

      DSM5 Well-Known Member

      +516 /0
      18 to 10. What happened? Why we couldn't defend that score is a puzzle.
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      • wedgetail eagle

        wedgetail eagle Well-Known Member Premium Member

        +1,852 /11
        I'm gutted, Cobber.
        I'm going over "what if, what if, what if.."
        I'm trying to distract my mind watching a movie or Xbox.
        But with counselling, medication & proper help, we will soldier on.
        We're all busted, cob.
      • Pablo

        Pablo Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

        +1,597 /20
        Can handle losing and proud of the boys.
        But don't think they got a fair crack. To only lose by 8 with so many poor decisions against us makes it hard to take.
        Just doesn't feel like the result was decided by the players.
        Take nothing away from easts though, they took advantage of their chances and got the points they needed.
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        • niccipops

          niccipops un echidna spillo mia bevanda Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

          +5,777 /51
          I sad :(
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          • Volley

            Volley Well-Known Member

            +643 /22
            So devastated right now.
          • 1947

            1947 Active Member

            +83 /0
            Me too hun - going to eat some chips ;:)(
          • Terry-Randal

            Terry-Randal Active Member

            +45 /0
            I have been on a plant based vegan diet for 3 months and after the game i had 3 big macs from the anger. Grand finals are a rare occurrence and losing them when yr ahead by 10 is unforgettable.
          • bob dylan

            bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

            +4,861 /141
            Not really gutted at all, never expected to win last week so this week was a bonus.

            Had a great night at the footy, I only get to a couple of games a year.

            2014 here we come.

            Btw Not blaming the refs tonight but in 2013 that had way too much influence on matches.
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            • TerryRandall

              TerryRandall Well-Known Member

              +3,142 /54
              Hey Terry, any chance you can change your user name, say "igor" or similar. Bit confusing and all.
            • Jatz Crackers

              Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

              +1,257 /7
              Everyone has a perfect right to be upset. That ref display was atrocious and bordered on corrupt.

              What I cant believe is the meek way some here have explained their way past it, in some sort of blase, acquiescent fashion.
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              • tayls

                tayls Active Member

                +32 /0
                I am pissed off....how does the most penalised team become the most disciplined? Manly did not get one penalty in that second half.
                Every time Manly were on top it just felt like the refs gave penalties to the Chooks to get them back in it
                Will have to watch the replay but it feels like we were dudded.

                Congrats to the roosters, they were the best all year.
              • 1947

                1947 Active Member

                +83 /0
                Good on you.

                Massive decision for you tho I would imagine.

                Don not sweat the big stuff tho a few big macs is fine .......:)
              • Terry-Randal

                Terry-Randal Active Member

                +45 /0
                i was gonna say i joined before you but looks like we both joined 2010 June lol. same username same year same month
              • eagle chick

                eagle chick Active Member

                +106 /4
                I'm pissed off too! 18-8 we pretty much had it in the bag, all we had to do was dig deep and defend. Refs didn't help us - idiot who tackled Lyon without the ball that ended up a penalty try should have been sin binned, Maloney's forward passes surely have got to come back to bite him in the arse next season, and JWH's mug would be in the dictionary under "bushpig".

                Can you tell I'm not coping with this loss???
              • manlyfan76

                manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

                Anywhere but Parramatta
                +6,334 /134
                It's the knights gf all over again. We were robbed of having a fair chance at a win tonight.
                There is a line in our national anthem that goes "wealth for toil" well where was that tonight?
              • voicefromthehill

                voicefromthehill Well-Known Member Premium Member

                +1,299 /11
              • Eagleheart

                Eagleheart Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

                +1,578 /43
                I am gutted........!!!!

                The refs can seriously change the outcomes of games and they have done it tonight and have done it on further occasions this year. This is unacceptable. So is anything going to be done about it??
              • Mal Cochrane

                Mal Cochrane I'm not really Mal Cochrane...

                +508 /4
                I hear you guys, but players change the outcome of games too. Maybe players and refs have something to look into in the off season.

                Out of interest though what ideas do we all have to help refs get the right decisions. And keep in mind we can't keep stopping the game to look at everything.

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