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#1 Coachman

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 09:37 AM

Well we have our new coach.
Good choice.

#2 wonky

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 09:46 AM

Excellent choice, and a big name that we all wanted. Well done board. Let's hope he uses his Salford ties to get Adam Walne up.
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#3 dkw

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 09:48 AM

Excellent news, was up on saturday apparently to talk over the job. Nice to see a new name rather than the usual bunch, looking forward to seeing how he goes. Hope he knows a couple of good props too.



#4 Coachman

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 09:49 AM

You'd think he's told the club he can bring some players with him. Good ties to Wigan, Salford, Bradford and saints.

#5 Hate the rec

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 10:04 AM

Excellent news, like people are saying hes got excellent ties with the biggest clubs so it he cant tempt players no one will, great to see the club not just going for the cheap options, this will lift peoples spirits no end. Well done board.

ps sorry Cato89 wasnt given a chance, maybe next time marra, the haven job could be comming up soon tho :laugh:



#6 Keith T

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 10:05 AM

Yes, a good choice with his past experiences.   Let's all get behind him and the team 100% and see where it takes us.


I remember when .............................

"It is impossible not to feel a twinge of sympathy for Workington Town, the fall guys this season for the Super League's determination to retain it's European dimension, in the shape of Paris. While the French have had every assistance to survive, the importance of having a flagship in a heartland area like West Cumbria has been conveniently forgotten." - Dave Hadfield - Independent 25th August 1996.


#7 Coachman

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 10:12 AM

Excellent news, like people are saying hes got excellent ties with the biggest clubs so it he cant tempt players no one will, great to see the club not just going for the cheap options, this will lift peoples spirits no end. Well done board.
ps sorry Cato89 wasnt given a chance, maybe next time marra, the haven job could be comming up soon tho :laugh:

Gary schofield in for haven job.....

#8 The Voodooguru

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 10:40 AM

He was in the lounge before kick off on Sunday so watched the match. An excellent choice and will get the backing of us all.

Welcome to Town Phil.


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#9 DavidM

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 10:47 AM

Big task ahead for him . All the best of luck to the guy and he'll have the fans backing to get us where we want to be come September. And hopefully a full contact book ! He's a name who should be an attraction to players , and he has close links with Brian Noble . Impressive CV, excellent for us

Edited by DavidM, 04 March 2014 - 10:50 AM.


#10 havenhater

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 10:51 AM

Really happy with this

#11 Garymaca07

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 11:00 AM

Wei I done board ,and welcome to Workington Town .

#12 town4me

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 11:06 AM

Welcome to town Phil. He is bound to have good contacts. Well done BOD

Edited by town4me, 04 March 2014 - 11:07 AM.


#13 topladtownie

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 11:19 AM

Great stuff! Nice quick experienced appointment with good contacts, can't ask

for more than that!

 

Can't be right though as Choccy told us it was going to be Gary Schofield.  :onthequiet:



#14 town4me

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 11:34 AM

Phil takes over training this thursday night.

Edited by town4me, 04 March 2014 - 11:35 AM.


#15 butchupthetown

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 11:40 AM

A very good choice of coach. Im sure he will have some of the very best ideas out there that will benifit the whole squad.

Up The Town

#16 unicorn106

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 12:13 PM

Well done Town, I think most fans will be happy with that decision. Bags of SL experience,coached at the highest level and will have plenty of contacts within the game.

Best of luck Phil and welcome to Town.



#17 dkw

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 12:32 PM

haven94 isnt bitter or jealous apparently:

 

why be jelous i wouldnt say hes top notch.

 



#18 scott

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 12:51 PM

Brilliant appointment, well done bod!

#19 OttO

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 12:53 PM

Excellent news and just the type of coach we need for this this level of rugby.


"i hate workington town fans with a passion they are the biggest cry babies in rl and boy do they get jealous easy"- Choccy 2012

"if it wernt for me they would have nowt at all to talk about" - Choccy 2012

#20 town4me

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 01:06 PM

haven94 isnt bitter or jealous apparently:

yeah some complimentary comments on there until havens superfan turns up.




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