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#1 daver85

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:11 AM

Wanted to get a bit of discussion going, so if you had to pick the top 5 best players for your club who would it be???

For arguments sake;

Warrington
1. Bevan
2. Boyd
3. Gregory
4. Eccles
5. Briers

There's probably loads I've missed there too!!

#2 fieldofclothofgold

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 02:50 AM

Leeds
Holmes
Jones
Clues
Harris
Peacock
but you and I weve been through that and this is not our fate.
So let us so let us not talk falsely now.
The hour is getting late
FROM 2004,TO DO WHAT THIS CLUB HAS DONE,IF THATS NOT GREATNESSTHEN i DONT KNOW WHAT IS.

JAMIE PEACOCK

#3 fieldofclothofgold

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 03:13 AM

By Harris I meant Eric Harris
but you and I weve been through that and this is not our fate.
So let us so let us not talk falsely now.
The hour is getting late
FROM 2004,TO DO WHAT THIS CLUB HAS DONE,IF THATS NOT GREATNESSTHEN i DONT KNOW WHAT IS.

JAMIE PEACOCK

#4 boxhead

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 03:50 AM

Kenny

Sterling

Grothe

Price

Hindmarsh



#5 walter sobchak

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 04:38 AM

From what I've saw since the early 90's at saints:
Cunningham
Long
Lyon
Martyn
Sculthrope

#6 Mumby Magic

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 05:07 AM

who I've seen or EVER for the club?

Lilly, Jacob and Isaac, what my life is about. Although our route through life is not how it should be, I am a blessed man.


#7 faz'_nose

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 06:05 AM

This is very difficult due to the number of great players who played before I was even born but let's go with:

Jim Sullivan
Billy Boston
Eric Ashton
Ellery Hanley
Shaun Edwards

#8 Trojan

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 06:55 AM

Best players I've seen play for Fev?

Deryck Fox

Paul Newlove

Brendan Tuuta

Graham Steadman

David Hobbs

I know there are many more including Don Fox,  but I never saw them play for Fev in the period I've been a fan.


"Your a one trick pony Trojan" - Parksider 10th March 2013

#9 WakefieldCityLoyal

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:28 AM

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Edited by WakefieldCityLoyal, 20 June 2013 - 07:32 AM.


#10 WakefieldCityLoyal

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:31 AM

Neil fox
Don Fox
Wally Lewis
Ray Price
Solomona

#11 Derwent

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:54 AM

Gus Risman
Ike Southward
Brian Edgar
Boxer Walker
Billy Ivison

Workington Town. Then. Now. Always.


#12 Wiltshire Rhino

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:59 AM

Swindon St George
Danny Morgan
Greig O'Brien
Tommo
Troll
Jim Roden

Love grass roots RL!

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#13 Steve May

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 08:37 AM

Wanted to get a bit of discussion going, so if you had to pick the top 5 best players for your club who would it be???

 

 

I never saw him play, obviously, but I believe Harold Wagstaff was the WG Grace of rugby league.

 

There have probably been better players since, but he invented much of the modern game.


That's me.  I'm done.


#14 oldrover

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 08:42 AM

fev

don fox

joe mullaney

paul newlove

terry clawson

peter smith


joe mullaney is a god
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#15 Viking Warrior

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:18 AM

from the players i have seen at widnes:

vinty karalius
keith elwell
jonathon davies
tony myler
frank myler.
"Why is Napoleon crying ?" said one sailor to the other, "poor ###### thinks he's being exiled to st helens" came the reply.



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#16 boxhead

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:28 AM

from the players i have seen at widnes:

vinty karalius
keith elwell
jonathon davies
tony myler
frank myler.

I never realised how old you was VW.  ;)



#17 Viking Warrior

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:30 AM

as old as the hills old lad...
"Why is Napoleon crying ?" said one sailor to the other, "poor ###### thinks he's being exiled to st helens" came the reply.



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#18 boxhead

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:39 AM

as old as the hills old lad...

;)

I never realised that Vinty was

 

Height 5' 11" (1.83 m) Weight 14 st 0 lb

I always imagined he was a monster.



#19 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:45 AM

From my time watching Leeds  

 

 

J. Holmes

G. Schofield

R. Powell

K. Sinfield

E. Hanley


Edited by terrywebbisgod, 20 June 2013 - 09:49 AM.

Once you have tasted excellence,you cannot go back to mediocrity.

#20 Ponterover

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:47 AM

From those I've seen at Fev, in no particular order:

 

Deryck Fox

David Hobbs

Paul Newlove

Peter Smith

Brendan Tuuta







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