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#1 Paul Ballantyne

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 11:41 AM

I see the club are trying to talk Nico out of professional retirement. Whats peopls thoughts on this? Does he still have the pace? I liked Nico but he never got the service he deserved in the end as a out and out try scoring winger.

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#2 morty

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 12:00 PM

when he was fully committed before the bad injuries but never seemed to regain that commitment when recovered but hes devastating when on song... deffo worth a punt in my opinion


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#3 Raider94

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 12:14 PM

May have got his confidence back while playing at dalton, with a good centre he will be a great signing. Deffo worth a shot.

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#4 shawy13

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 12:33 PM

Looked to me like he had lost some of his pace when I watched him on Saturday. Hard to say after only watching 1 game I know but if he has lost a yard of pace is really gonna offer anymore than whats already there?  



#5 bangbang

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 01:28 PM

Even if has lost a yard or 2 i bet he will still be one of the quickest in the league.

 

He needs a centre who will pass and not run him out of the play.

 

Sign him up i say


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#6 Appleman

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 03:10 PM

Here's the story on the potential move.

 

http://www.nwemail.c...-back-1.1093629


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#7 TheTerminator

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 05:06 PM

Judging by that article, you're looking at signing Shaun Ainscough - who's been out in Australia for the last two years. Top capture if you pull it off.

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#8 Paul Ballantyne

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 05:17 PM

Here's a wiki link... anyone notice anything!!
http://en.m.wikipedi...Shaun_Ainscough

Could be fate or just coincidence! Haha

#9 Baaarrow

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 06:30 PM

Would love to see Nico back in Barrow colours !

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#10 Paul Ballantyne

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 07:01 PM

Would wiper/nico centre and winger work? Surely wiper wouldn't out pace nico would he?

#11 Oracle

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 10:24 PM

 

 

Nico - No thank you. Been a good un in the past, but lost all confidence in his own ability, and spent majority of games walking with hands on hips. Ironic cheers could be heard from the terraces when he caught a high ball, simply cause it meant he had to drive the ball in. Seemed like we were playing with 12 men most of the time, as he never scooted from dummy half.

Sean Ainscough - happy with that, fast, hard running and working, and worth a punt


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#12 Plan of Attack

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 01:59 PM

Here's a wiki link... anyone notice anything!!
http://en.m.wikipedi...Shaun_Ainscough

Could be fate or just coincidence! Haha

It would be nice to see him scoring FOR barrow here!



#13 Baaarrow

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 02:09 PM

Nico - No thank you. Been a good un in the past, but lost all confidence in his own ability, and spent majority of games walking with hands on hips. Ironic cheers could be heard from the terraces when he caught a high ball, simply cause it meant he had to drive the ball in. Seemed like we were playing with 12 men most of the time, as he never scooted from dummy half.
Sean Ainscough - happy with that, fast, hard running and working, and worth a punt

Just the sort of encouragement Nico needs eh!!! Not!

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#14 havenhater

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 03:20 PM

What is the ainscough crack? I can't see the likes of Salford not snapping him up!!

#15 JC3

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 04:26 PM

What is the ainscough crack? I can't see the likes of Salford not snapping him up!!

 

There isn't really one, he just fits the description of being a winger playing in Aus for the last couple of seasons and he's back in England looking for a club 



#16 Flaming balls

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 04:40 PM

What is the ainscough crack? I can't see the likes of Salford not snapping him up!!

wasn't it Nobby who got rid of him at Wigan?

#17 RSN

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 05:01 PM

wasn't it Nobby who got rid of him at Wigan?


He isn't from the Southern Hemisphere so probably so.

#18 raiders96

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 05:33 PM

He put on twitter that he doesn't think he'll be back in super league..

#19 Bearman

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 06:38 PM

He put on twitter that he doesn't think he'll be back in super league..


He will when we get promoted! ( if they bring P&R back)
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#20 Oracle

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 10:56 PM

Just the sort of encouragement Nico needs eh!!! Not!

But its the truth though, and since this is a public forum people are entitled to their opinions regarding individuals, or are we al meant to follow like sheep and never say anything negative about someone

The last 3 years post injury he lacked confidence, now if a player cant regain it in that type of time frame they never will.


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