Jump to content


Rugby League World Issue 400 - Out Now!

RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD MAGAZINE - ISSUE 400 - OUT NOW!
84 pages, 38 years of history from Open Rugby to the present day.
Click here for the digital edition to read online via smartphone, tablet and desktop devices including iPhone, iPad, Android & Kindle HD.
Click here to order a copy for delivery by post. Annual subscriptions also available worldwide.
Find out what's inside Issue 400
/ View a Gallery of all 400 covers / WH Smith Branches stocking Issue 400
Read Jamie Jones-Buchanan's Top 5 RLW Interviews including Marwan Koukash, Lee Briers, Gareth Thomas, Steve Ganson & Matt King OBE


League Express

Podcast

Photo
- - - - -

half back


  • Please log in to reply
77 replies to this topic

#1 town4me

town4me
  • Workington
  • 1,791 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 01:00 PM

I think most of us would agree we need a halfback for next season. We dont seem to be linked with anyone at the moment. I have faith in the BOD to deliver but hope its sooner rather than later. Anyone heard any rumours? It will be a key position in a tougher league. I see the jampots have landed neil thorman from the skolars.

#2 ChunkyOnion

ChunkyOnion
  • Coach
  • 116 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 02:32 PM

Was talking about this the other day and my mind went back to some of the quality half backs we have had in the past...and thought about Shane Varley, now he was class. Without being disrespectful to our current incumbents, we need a player with a spark who can turn a game and backs up play. How many tries would Kaighan have scored sitting on our packs shoulder last season?

The board and coaches know we need to strengthen and by the way they have so far this off-season I believe they will deliver.
Surf dudes with attitudes, (Kinda groovy), Laid back moods. Sky above, sand below (Good vibrations), Feelin' mellow. Won't give it up, Don't wanna stop....Don't wake me up, Don't wake me up if I'm dreamin', California dreams, Just let me lay here in the sun, Until my dream is done

#3 town4me

town4me
  • Workington
  • 1,791 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 02:56 PM

Was talking about this the other day and my mind went back to some of the quality half backs we have had in the past...and thought about Shane Varley, now he was class. Without being disrespectful to our current incumbents, we need a player with a spark who can turn a game and backs up play. How many tries would Kaighan have scored sitting on our packs shoulder last season?

The board and coaches know we need to strengthen and by the way they have so far this off-season I believe they will deliver.

yes i'm sure they will be keen to bring in a HB and maybe it'll be well worth the wait. Like you say someone with a bit of spark playing behind our pack will bring tries.

#4 wonky

wonky
  • Coach
  • 4,163 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 03:49 PM

I wonder if it will be the position we fill with an overseas player.
the futures bright,the futures blue and white

#5 town4me

town4me
  • Workington
  • 1,791 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 04:06 PM

I wonder if it will be the position we fill with an overseas player.

thats what I'm thinking too wonky

#6 Havenwarrior

Havenwarrior
  • Coach
  • 598 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 05:06 PM

What about Bamber?

HW

#7 scott

scott
  • Workington
  • 1,150 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 05:13 PM

not good nuff for champ

#8 havenhater

havenhater
  • Coach
  • 828 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 05:15 PM

whaven have signed neil thorman from skolars, isnt he a half back? sean long is gonna sign for us wait n see

#9 scott

scott
  • Workington
  • 1,150 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 05:34 PM

so hes past it

#10 GeordieTownie

GeordieTownie
  • Coach
  • 1,130 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 07:37 PM

Haven have been signing anyone that moves for the last 2 months regardless of how good they are...

#11 GeordieTownie

GeordieTownie
  • Coach
  • 1,130 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 07:37 PM

Haven have been signing anyone that moves for the last 2 months regardless of how good they are...

#12 town4me

town4me
  • Workington
  • 1,791 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:01 PM

Haven are going to be dads army next season

#13 haven4ever

haven4ever
  • Whitehaven
  • 1,294 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:04 PM

He is 28 hardly passed it and I'm sure if town were offered now a half back pairing of Rooney thorman you would snap it up,funny no ones mention Scott Macs signing on for us again wonder why?

#14 bluewhite10

bluewhite10
  • Workington
  • 274 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:08 PM

He is 28 hardly passed it and I'm sure if town were offered now a half back pairing of Rooney thorman you would snap it up,funny no ones mention Scott Macs signing on for us again wonder why?


Cos we don't care about your club, more of use care about town than dirthaven
bluewhitearmy

#15 haven4ever

haven4ever
  • Whitehaven
  • 1,294 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:13 PM

This thread says otherwise

#16 bluewhite10

bluewhite10
  • Workington
  • 274 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:18 PM

This thread says otherwise

Well go back to your own forum
bluewhitearmy

#17 bomber is god

bomber is god
  • Coach
  • 1,116 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:22 PM

He is 28 hardly passed it and I'm sure if town were offered now a half back pairing of Rooney thorman you would snap it up,funny no ones mention Scott Macs signing on for us again wonder why?

probably because we never thought he was coming to Town :D ,anyhow havent you a presentation evening to be preparing for..............doh you dont have them do you ;) :rolleyes: :lol:
COME ON YOU TOWN!!

#18 bluewhite10

bluewhite10
  • Workington
  • 274 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:30 PM

probably because we never thought he was coming to Town :D ,anyhow havent you a presentation evening to be preparing for..............doh you dont have them do you ;) :rolleyes: :lol:

Hahahahahaha when is your presentation night 'haven4ever'?
bluewhitearmy

#19 town88

town88
  • Coach
  • 391 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:53 PM

You can have thorman and rooney but you have no pack for them to play behind??
CLUB HONOURS championship Winners: 1950-51 Beaten Finalists: 1957-58 Challenge Cup Winners: 1951-52 - Beaten Finalists: 1954-55, 1957-58 Western Division Championship Winners: 1962-63 Lancashire cup winners 1977-78- Beaten finalists 1976-77, 197879, 197980 Second Division/Divisional Premiership Winners:1993-94 Beaten Finalists;1992-93.

#20 Cato89

Cato89
  • Coach
  • 629 posts

Posted 25 October 2012 - 08:54 PM

Theyve just signed Paul Jackson!!! :lol:




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users