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2013 Squad Numbers and Captain


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#1 ProBono

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 12:25 PM

Featherstone Rovers 2013 First Team Squad
1. Ian Hardman
2. Tom Saxton
3. Sam Smeaton
4. Greg Worthington
5. Tom Hodson
6. Andy Kain
7. Liam Finn (Captain)
8. Anthony England
9. Ben Kaye
10. Steve Crossley
11. Matty Dale
12. Tim Spears
13. Kyle Briggs
14. Andy Ellis
15. Lamont Bryan
16. Matt James
17. James Lockwood
18. Jonny Hepworth
19. Ben Helliwell
20. Micky Haley
21. Andy Bostock
22. Jack Bussey
23. Jack Ormanroyd
24. Liam Mackay
25. Todd Martin - Fan

#2 thundergaz

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:05 PM

No surprises really then as far as the captain is concerned. Don't know if the numbers reflect first team choice but if they do I'm surprised heppy isn't in the starting 17.Unless DP is going my route with lamont at loose forward.

Edited by thundergaz, 18 January 2013 - 01:05 PM.


#3 Robin Evans

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:16 PM

Like DP says last night.. Squad numbers are not indicative of his 1st choice. All 1st places are there to be contested for. The number on the back is irrelevant!

However, if I was in the squad I'd want that no5 shirt!! :lol: :lol:
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#4 thundergaz

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:19 PM

Like DP says last night.. Squad numbers are not indicative of his 1st choice. All 1st places are there to be contested for. The number on the back is irrelevant!



However, if I was in the squad I'd want that no5 shirt!! :lol: :lol:


Why the no5 shirt robin? Because its probably the easiest to get and keep? 😃😃😃

#5 gazza77

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:20 PM

However, if I was in the squad I'd want that no5 shirt!! :lol: :lol:


Not the no 11 shirt? I thought vertical stripes were supposed to be slimming. ;) :lol:

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#6 thundergaz

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:24 PM

Looking at the squad numbers I'm a bit worried. I mean we don't look like we have very good cover if any of our wingers get injured. We don't have anyone as a recognised good winger in the squad as a back up.

Edited by thundergaz, 18 January 2013 - 01:25 PM.


#7 Rarefrith

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:34 PM

Looking at the squad numbers I'm a bit worried. I mean we don't look like we have very good cover if any of our wingers get injured. We don't have anyone as a recognised good winger in the squad as a back up.



Boom!!! Exactly what i was thinking, the wing position is the only one that worries me. Hodson has moved up a division an what matters if he doesn't make the grade or needs time to adapt? If Tommy was injured, we would have two inexperienced wingers and a young centre in Hellewell. Something to keep an eye on, its the one glaring squad weakness for me. I will get in in before anyone else does though, DP knows more than me about rugby.

#8 Bob Crowther

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:56 PM

In reply to the position of captain, hasn't this now become more or less a superfluous title?. Teams are now organised from the dug outs and it is quite a while since I observed a "captain" giving a team mate a good rollocking for making a mistake, or indeed a "captain" shouting his head off in encouragement to the team.




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