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#3187068 3 Sept: Super 8s - Huddersfield Giants v Castleford Tigers KO 8pm (TV)

Posted by amm on Today, 06:39 AM

Would like more, much much more, from the likes of Grant Millington and Danny Brough. It's an excellent addidtion to the Sky RL production




#3181020 22 Aug: Middle 8s - Leigh Centurions v Wakefield Trinity Wildcats KO 3pm (TV)

Posted by amm on 23 August 2015 - 06:43 AM

I like to think that I'm not an 'obnoxious' 'arrogant' ''grub' 'thug' Leigh fan

 

I think the best team won, although I believe we were both flummoxed by some random officiating. I felt straight away that Haggerty should have been sin binned if not worse. The indiscipline aggravates me, but more the lack of nous that we have at times, which is giving Paul Rowley plenty to work with in after match reviewing. When I say indiscipline, I am referring to basic errors in play, not just the things that may end up at the disciplinary panel. Both teams had some of that, us more so maybe, but with the officiating being poor, it was not being controlled and stamped out early doors - no excuse, just an observation. I never thought we'd win against any of the SL clubs and it'll be hard against the CH clubs who are all going to up their game against us, so que sera sera....if they are good games to watch and the lads give their all, I will be happy - believe it or not, that's all I watch rugby league for, good teams up against each other, entertaining me.

 

I would prefer we were admired for our good rugby, and agree that it does seem to be 'fashionable' to slate Leigh before we've even KO most of the time. Diddums you may say, but some of the comments about fans and players, and the club, have had me nearly crying this season. The vitriolic language used is just plain nasty at times....maybe you believe one or two fans or club representatives have brought this upon us...I have shook my own head at times, but please, do not tar us all with the same brush. My family and the vast majority of fans are good decent people and support rugby league, not just the Leigh club.

 

Well done Wakefield, cracking away support and may the best 4 go or stay up.




#3168213 31 Jul: CCSF1 - Leeds Rhinos v St Helens KO 8pm

Posted by amm on 31 July 2015 - 06:06 AM

I wish I had £20k to potentially throw away - good luck to whoever it is

 

It promises to be a great match.. We have family round for curry & rugby, and I'm looking forward to the usual 'get in!!',  'you've got to be joking', 'how did he just do that',  'they were all offside then' , 'could go either way this' , and the inevitable father/son discussions on plays, hitting rewind at every opportunity.

 

I like watching both teams, so may the best team win




#3168167 Super 8s fixtures announced

Posted by amm on 30 July 2015 - 09:36 PM

People do know that all the clubs agree and arrange these fixtures don't they?

 

And please don't say Leigh fans as if we are robots. There's a snap shot view of a handful of fans of any club, on any SM platform, and as in life, he who shouts loudest....

 

I don't know if other SL clubs have any preferences, they probably do, but I have to trust that sound minded adults have come together and agreed the best fit for the fixtures possible, and that the RFL has made sure that it is fair and actually works, before announcing the clubs wishes.

 

The only doubts I have about Leigh, or any actual promotion is just a nagging doubt, paranoia, that it'll actually ever happen. Surely some rule will be found, some operating license problem....and that's all it is..the jitters. And all the CH clubs have one hell of a battle before we even get to the bashing of officials, that mysterious body the RFL, the clubs, players etc etc

 

We appear at times to love the doing all of the negative things more than the actual game we ran to get the to the best spot to watch as kids. It's a shame we all get older and find out about all the backroom politics of TGG. When I see my nephew & nieces kids getting so excited ( 3 - 14) it warms my heart, it would be nice but naive to think they will always just enjoy going, and not get as cynical as we do.




#3167702 Super 8s fixtures announced

Posted by amm on 30 July 2015 - 06:46 AM

I wish none of the  qualifier 8's were on TV  - commentary team - VR influence (either get shut or have it at all games please) - lower crowds. But at the same time I wish they all were -intensity - top drawer rugby league
 
Glad all Leigh's matches are Sat & Sun, hope everyones games are injury free and with the squad we have, and team spirit, it'll be a very hard from minute one, but don't forget, all the oppo are thinking just the same. Whatever our lads can achieve I will always be a LTID . Hull KR after a CC semi, Salford after Wakey's give em a pummelling, Wakey after Bulls and Salford have given them real tests...and so on.
 
If we don't get any further than where we are today, it won't be for want of trying, and that's all I want, good entertaining Rugby League, with every lad who puts the shirt on doing it with pride.



#3165386 Anyone seen....

Posted by amm on 26 July 2015 - 06:56 PM

Congratulations to you both

thank you Phil x




#3165227 Anyone seen....

Posted by amm on 26 July 2015 - 05:09 PM

Hope everything went perfectly, and that the hangover wasn't too awful. ;)

 

 

anyone arrested? 

 


 

By 'eck you look gorgeous petal.

 thank you, I felt so happy it shone through I think, and seeing my children and brothers did me a power of good...back to polyfilla required

today ha ha

 

My new avatar is from my fav with my beautiful daughter - and the other pic is the pair of them, making me so proud. They helped their poor old mum throughout the day, they put up with all my pre wedding nerves, and we had such a great laugh too, I love them to the moon and back.

Attached Files




#3164604 Anyone seen....

Posted by amm on 25 July 2015 - 08:05 PM

hello !!! My husband and I are so glad we met, via here, and even though many of you who knew Lee before me tried to shall we say, protect me being a delicate Lancashire rose, from his stereotypical Yorkshire man image.....shhhh don't tell anyone, but I found I brought out a different side to him ;) ;)

 

Joking aside, I am so happy and really proud to now say that my name is Mrs Lee Mannifield 

 

There are a couple of photos in The Photography thread, and if you know me personally and are on FB, or twitter, you'll have seen lots of others too.

 

(If you see AMM about, it means my ID has been updated)




#3164418 The Photography Thread

Posted by amm on 25 July 2015 - 03:12 PM

a couple of pictures of our wedding yesterday showing Lee & me with our respective families

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#3161197 Uninteresting Trivial Facts

Posted by amm on 20 July 2015 - 10:21 AM

not uninteresting or trivial to me, but probably to you

 

We get married on Friday :) :) :) 




#3157742 No Coke in Belle Vue

Posted by amm on 13 July 2015 - 05:30 PM

spot on JB




#3157235 Stupid Questions League - The Closing Down Party

Posted by amm on 12 July 2015 - 08:15 PM

stripper...James is here




#3157205 Stupid Questions League - The Closing Down Party

Posted by amm on 12 July 2015 - 08:00 PM

My beloved has just been on the tellingbone (working nights) to tell me he's gone in his slippers 




#3157159 Stupid Questions League - The Closing Down Party

Posted by amm on 12 July 2015 - 07:28 PM

Q1. How many drinks do you want?

 

a. twelvty

b. how much?

c. will the oppo be paying?

d. you have to ask after all these years?

e. I blame uncle Mo

f. what colour tie am I wearing ?

g. Has Paleys coat changed colour?

h. down in one, down in one, down in one

i. How many z's in Daza? Dazza?

j. MIAG how long did it take to work out what that meant?

 

 

i could go on and on

 

find some archive posts please.......please




#3157150 Stupid Questions League - The Closing Down Party

Posted by amm on 12 July 2015 - 07:21 PM

'An error has occurred you have reached your level of positivity today'

 

and that was on th'owd Wiganer NNY baby post....what's the world coming to when U can't 'like' a baby post

 

mwhahahaha evil mags coming out to play