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Town V Leigh predictions.

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tough game yet again. heart says bonus point head says unless we get over the last two shows and improve our defence,intensity and kicking game it could be a long afternoon. hopefully some bodies back and a solid performance like we are capable of and you never know.

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You'd just never know would you ? The names are there on paper , we just want to see a good , intense 80 minute effort and you'll be competing in most games . If a Craven is there and one or two more is added to match their quality even better .Leigh are beatable , but then again most teams we've lost to where. Win a game like this and you've rebalanced the scales from a game you were expected to win but didn't .

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You'd just never know would you ? The names are there on paper , we just want to see a good , intense 80 minute effort and you'll be competing in most games . If a Craven is there and one or two more is added to match their quality even better .Leigh are beatable , but then again most teams we've lost to where. Win a game like this and you've rebalanced the scales from a game you were expected to win but didn't .

my feelings too David. well said.

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Leigh are by no means unbeatable even with 3 DR players from Wigan but we have to have the right team on the field to do it.   We need 100% team spirit and effort to do it, nothing less will do for a win.    It will be interesting to see where McNally plays fullback or stand-off!!!

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Leigh are by no means unbeatable even with 3 DR players from Wigan but we have to have the right team on the field to do it. We need 100% team spirit and effort to do it, nothing less will do for a win. It will be interesting to see where McNally plays fullback or stand-off!!!

we simply have to refuse to play the game in our own half by stepping our kicking game up and pinning them back. town are best when they stick to the basics as in complete sets, good kick chase and defend well the rest will fall in place.

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I hope the Leigh team are thinking as disrespectfully as some of their fans about the game.    They don't need a halfback from Wigan as it's only Worky they are playing, etc, etc. 

 

We need to get this game built up locally as they are talking of bringing upwards of 200 fans with them.    They think they have an easy fixture so let's send them home with a flea in their ears!!!!

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I hope the Leigh team are thinking as disrespectfully as some of their fans about the game. They don't need a halfback from Wigan as it's only Worky they are playing, etc, etc.

We need to get this game built up locally as they are talking of bringing upwards of 200 fans with them. They think they have an easy fixture so let's send them home with a flea in their ears!!!!

i doubt the leigh coach will have that attitude. why do they need 200 fans if it will be an easy win i'm not sure of their thinking there. it goes without saying they are good side they put three in the tackle lie on bit in defence and have good defensive line speed to slow us down and play with good intensity with ball in hand and speed around the play the ball. that's why its important we pin them back as much as possible and make them play off their own line.

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TBH if we play like we have been it will be an easy win for them, you can't blame the Leigh fans for being so confident if they watched us on Thursday night. Unless we buck our ideas up a bonus point will be a very good result for us.

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TBH if we play like we have been it will be an easy win for them, you can't blame the Leigh fans for being so confident if they watched us on Thursday night. Unless we buck our ideas up a bonus point will be a very good result for us.

Cmon Leigh hope mcnally has a field day 16-38

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Cmon Leigh hope mcnally has a field day 16-38

thanks spacecake all opinions welcome and i will not verbally abuse you because of you opinion as you did me on the haven site.

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Cmon Leigh hope mcnally has a field day 16-38

He is dangerous, but there is more than McNally to bother about at Leigh Mr Spacecake. If we defend well and deny them room in attack I'd hope to not concede so many points. The problem might be scoring more than we concede as our attack hasn't exactly been sharp of late.

What is your prediction of Sheffield v Haven out of interest?

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Beswick and Penkywicz are wily old string pullers for them , and we all know how dummy half players can cause us problems . Arguably the most annoying single thing coming out of Thursdays game was seeing Feather dive over from dummy half - who would have thought he'd do that ? We know what players do and they still do it !!

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thanks spacecake all opinions welcome and i will not verbally abuse you because of you opinion as you did me on the haven site.

way off the mark there marra thats not the spacey off the haven site its an imposter dont be fooled

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we have to beat one of the top 5 teams and i think leigh are the most beatable that we still have to play. town by 8 if acton and phillips are back and coyle isnt.

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Beswick and Penkywicz are wily old string pullers for them , and we all know how dummy half players can cause us problems . Arguably the most annoying single thing coming out of Thursdays game was seeing Feather dive over from dummy half - who would have thought he'd do that ? We know what players do and they still do it !!

 

With Penkywicz you know what you are going to get anywhere near the line.   I believe Beswick and McNally have been playing at halfback with Pownall at fullback.    If that is the way they play we should make sure Connor puts up a few of them bombs he can do as Pownall isn't so hot under the high balls.

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you are playing them at a good time...make the most of Leighs injuries guys and get them beat...

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Sheffield 42 haven 24

 

Don't you think it's a bit naff pinching another Haven fans name to post on here?    

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you are playing them at a good time...make the most of Leighs injuries guys and get them beat...

who have they got injured lee? we have to compete with their intensity and make them play from their own half when they have ball in hand.

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who have they got injured lee? we have to compete with their intensity and make them play from their own half when they have ball in hand.

Parker Aspinwall Higson Ridyard Brierley and Ostick mate

Parker Ridyard and Brierley were brilliant against us at their place

Lee

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Barra ripped them up the guts with smaller fast guys ... Once again Matty , Callum , Karl etc , speed up them rucks and run !!! And kick long and get them running backwards and working out of their own end

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Parker Aspinwall Higson Ridyard Brierley and Ostick mate

Parker Ridyard and Brierley were brilliant against us at their place

Lee

cheers lee. barrow ran them all the way down at theirs and that is the one of the reasons i think if we can perform to our best you never know. barrow showed what you can do if you get amongst them.

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Barra ripped them up the guts with smaller fast guys ... Once again Matty , Callum , Karl etc , speed up them rucks and run !!! And kick long and get them running backwards and working out of their own end

agreed David. i'm repeating myself but our kicking is massive in this one we must make them play off their own line. Peter lupton is our man.

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Don't worry about repeating because you're spot on . The players need it repeating to them to!!!

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