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Thats such a gutsy performance

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by sheridanstand78, May 20, 2013.

  1. sheridanstand78

    sheridanstand78 Well-Known Member

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    Never have I been prouder of the boys.

    their will to win was unbelievable. They had to overcome more shocking refereeing, it was almost like a pact was made at half time by the officials that the storm had to be looked after, bloody disgrace.

    I cant wait till we get them at Brooky near the end of the season, we will nail them.

    This performance was our best by far this season and the best since the 2011 grand final.
     
  2. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2017 Tipping Competitor 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Very gutsy foz more so than anyone
     
  3. The Eagle Has Landed

    The Eagle Has Landed Well-Known Member

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    All round awesome defensive effort unbelievable.
     
  4. torana355

    torana355 Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Foz was deadset inspirational. With our defense we just need to work on our discipline and we win the comp afaik.
     
  5. Mark from Brisbane

    Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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  6. Kevinward777

    Kevinward777 Well-Known Member

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    Fek'n amazing...Agree whole heartedly about the Ref's handing the Storm all the momentum. Manly refused to buckle and their unbelievable will to win ensured we come away with a very important point!
     
  7. ssar

    ssar Well-Known Member

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    Hell yes gutsy effort by the Manly boys!
    And how good did the Manly fans' chants and cowbell sound!! Great stuff!

    Go Manly!
     
  8. the mauler

    the mauler Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    Most courageous defensive effort I've ever seen. The goal line scramble was unbelievable.
     
  9. Kiwi Eagle

    Kiwi Eagle Moderator Staff Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    If anybody watches a replay, watch when Choc comes back on early in the 2nd half, was making 3-4 tackles nearly every set, amazing

    Daly also pulled off some great 1 on 1s
     
  10. dowdz

    dowdz Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    To keep the scum out with all that possession was unbelievable. What a huge effort. What a great team we support.
     
  11. Eagles2nv

    Eagles2nv Sea you in the finals 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    Huge defence effort again.

    Big wraps for the Team. They really dug deep for this one.
     
  12. TokyoEagle

    TokyoEagle Well-Known Member

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    Foran's goal line defence was inspirational, DCE 1 on 1 has to be the best defensive HB in the comp, Hiku did a good job defensively on the line for a guy that has played only 3 games of 1sts (2 at FB).
     
  13. SeaEagleRock8

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    We deserved to win but I'll gladly take the 1 point. We've played the top the teams and they have a lot of trouble scoring against us.
     
  14. ALinda

    ALinda Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    So proud of them, deserved to win but at least we got a consolation point after all that fantastic defense. A really gutsy performance considering everything (refs, Monday night, wet, in Melb, missing players) against us!

    Hope they've got something left to defend the Raiders Saturday night.
     
  15. Top End Eagle

    Top End Eagle Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    You know you are doing it tough when warren smith and brandy question decisions against you. Matai never offside just up quick and hard that penalty cost is the match but they were hopeless muppets officiating tonight.

    Slater needs to do time for the karate kick bomb take.
     
  16. dowdz

    dowdz Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    I thought Foran was on side as well, when he chased the bomb and tackled the karate kid with his foot out again.
     
  17. Jax24

    Jax24 Well-Known Member

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    One of the most gutsy efforts I have ever seen defensively. I thought against the Dragons was amazing but this one was so much bigger being against the Scum. If we can keep this type of defense up we will be tough to beat in the Finals when defense is the key to winning. For the mean time we just need to get our attack kick started and into sync. We can fall back on our defense as that is our strength but we become deadly when our attack is on song as well. So proud of boys tonight!!! That 1 point for the draw feels closer to 2 points than to 0 if you know what I mean. Superhuman effort by our whole squad. Well done boys you may have not won but gave everything you had which all we can ask as fans.
     
  18. manlyfan76

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    We absorbed 39 consecutive tackles in our 20m. Awesum effort by the men. Imagine if the refs refed as good as we played.
     
  19. wyllieeagle

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    Foran's effort has to go down as one of the greatest, gutsiest performances in Manly history ! Destined to become an immortal of the game. That said, they all marked up tonight and did us all proud. An absolute privilege to follow this team - true custodians of the Manly tradition. Hold your heads high boys.
     
  20. MadMarcus

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    The only way to get Slater to stop lifting his leg is to smash him in the nuts. Make it happen.
     

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