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Post by Tigersbarmy » Sat Feb 08, 2020 2:34 pm

Whose getting giddy about this guy ? I know certainly me and my 2 sons was over the moon with him last night

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Post by smarty_tiger » Sat Feb 08, 2020 2:48 pm

Some people on here were adamant that he was not going to be good enough. He must feel so smug right now. Just two games in and he is showing what a great signing he is.

I’m very happy we have him on board.

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Post by Swagger » Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:47 pm

When all 4 wingers are available. Wow. Powell has a job.
Olpherts playing great
Eden had a great game 1
Clare didn't put a foot wrong last night
Feki, star NRL signing can't bee left out can he?

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Post by dj nelly » Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:52 pm

My mom last night


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Post by classycas57 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:57 pm

Yes a very astute signing

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Post by Piquad1 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:21 pm

2 games in let's not get carried away a long road ahead. But I do agree with comments let's just stay focused and injury free. Start getting troops back and see where we stand further into the season. But as stated a good start let's keep the momentum up. COYF

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Post by Hepworth7 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:30 pm

I thought Olpherts was just one of many stand outs last night and really stepped up from any performance I've seen from him before so credit to him and the coaching staff. Heart, pace and a decent step while still willing to do the hard yards. On that form would be difficult to leave out. Competition for places once we get players back can only be a good thing.

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Post by lidds » Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:11 pm

He certainly doesn't mind taking the ball in early on in sets and getting some good yards.! Been pretty impressed so far. Will be interesting to see what kind of pace he has too when the track dries up.

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Post by Fumper27 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:39 pm

He reminds me of a taller, stronger, faster version of Michael Wainwright

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Post by Bramley Tiger » Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:54 pm

he made a lot of yardage from the play of the ball running powerfully and really was a handful.i've been really pleased with the attitude shown by all the boys so far.

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Post by Andrew6666 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:17 pm

All this and he's blind don't forget.....

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Post by Tigers1926 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:36 pm

Surprised, yes. You've gotta take your hat off to the bloke cos he's obviously been putting some hard work in, and is paying off out on the pitch. He obviously wants to play for the club and do well, so let's get behind the bloke, he could well be the signing of the season 🐯 COYF 💪

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Post by Squaddie86 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:39 pm

Well it's early in the season, but given that posters here were convinced that he'd be terrible, wasn't good enough, is blind in one eye and has somehow managed to con professional rugby medics about it for years, etc. etc. etc... Then he's started well.

Hope he continues to prove those people wrong.

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Post by cogito ergo sum » Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:43 pm

Phil Clark commented that Olpherts was a great signing.

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Post by Mysterio » Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:55 pm

A vast vast vast improvement on Egodo.
Can anyone remember his disgraceful defence v Wigan last year. A lame racecourse
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