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Wigan's terrible youth policy yet again


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#1 Padge

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 03:56 PM

Wigan Warriors have offered deals to eight members of their youth team who have all signed up.

Chris Taylor - stand off or centre, product of Wigan St Pats and Abraham Guest. A powerful tackler with creative abilities. Chris has been on the scholarship for three years, he has also represented England at U'16's recently against France.

Connor Farrell - younger brother of Liam, he is strong running back row forward with an excellent work ethic and attitude. A product of Wigan St Pats and St John Fisher School.

Dominic Manfredi - a tough uncompromising centre, a product of Leigh Miners ARLFC.

Dom Crosby - prop forward who has shown an excellent attitude after a successful trial, has figured in the Under 20's this season.

John O'Donnell - Back Row forward who has joined the Warriors from Wigan St Pats.

Tom Spencer - prop forward who has been with the Club for two years. Played for the GB Community Lions under 19's in a recent tour in South Africa.

Ryan Hilliard - scrum half with good creativity and an excellent kicking game. Has come from Pilkington Recs, another success of the Warriors trialling system.

Jaydon Sandford - full back who has figured in the Under 18's this season, a product of Wigan St Pats.



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Posted 21 July 2010 - 04:00 PM

QUOTE (Padge @ Jul 21 2010, 04:56 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wigan Warriors have offered deals to eight members of their youth team who have all signed up.

Chris Taylor - stand off or centre, product of Wigan St Pats and Abraham Guest. A powerful tackler with creative abilities. Chris has been on the scholarship for three years, he has also represented England at U'16's recently against France.

Connor Farrell - younger brother of Liam, he is strong running back row forward with an excellent work ethic and attitude. A product of Wigan St Pats and St John Fisher School.

Dominic Manfredi - a tough uncompromising centre, a product of Leigh Miners ARLFC.

Dom Crosby - prop forward who has shown an excellent attitude after a successful trial, has figured in the Under 20's this season.

John O'Donnell - Back Row forward who has joined the Warriors from Wigan St Pats.

Tom Spencer - prop forward who has been with the Club for two years. Played for the GB Community Lions under 19's in a recent tour in South Africa.

Ryan Hilliard - scrum half with good creativity and an excellent kicking game. Has come from Pilkington Recs, another success of the Warriors trialling system.

Jaydon Sandford - full back who has figured in the Under 18's this season, a product of Wigan St Pats.


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#3 shrek

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 04:01 PM

I believe Tom Spencer is also originally from St Pats.

Went to watch the U18's National Cup final at Blackpool a few weeks back, some cracking talent on display from both Ince Rose Bridge and Wigan St Pats.



#4 Padge

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 04:04 PM

QUOTE (Trojan @ Jul 21 2010, 05:00 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
What's the betting they'll all have signed for the Giants in two years time wink.gif

Want to put money on that Geof, come on get yer tight Yorkshire wallet out.


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#5 amh

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 04:30 PM

QUOTE (Padge @ Jul 21 2010, 04:56 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Dominic Manfredi - a tough uncompromising centre, a product of Leigh Miners ARLFC.


I do hope he does well with his RL career

Give him shirt number 99, and play ice cream van music when he scores wink.gif

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 04:32 PM

QUOTE (Trojan @ Jul 21 2010, 05:00 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
What's the betting they'll all have signed for the Giants in two years time wink.gif


Is that what Sale are going to be called when they take over Salfords new stadium?
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#7 Trojan

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 05:50 PM

QUOTE (Padge @ Jul 21 2010, 05:04 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Want to put money on that Geof, come on get yer tight Yorkshire wallet out.



Wouldn't be fair to bet on a cert dry.gif
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#8 Padge

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 05:54 PM

QUOTE (Trojan @ Jul 21 2010, 06:50 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wouldn't be fair to bet on a cert dry.gif

I'm willing to take the gamble, I don't mind it being unfair.

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 05:57 PM

QUOTE (Padge @ Jul 21 2010, 04:56 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
John O'Donnell - Back Row forward who has joined the Warriors from Wigan St Pats.


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