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#1 jackknife

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 01:54 PM

Disgraceful behavior


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#2 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:07 PM

Knuckle draggers.


Never use two or three words when a couple of thousand will easily do.


#3 Ponterover

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:07 PM

Agreed

 

Absolute morons, ban the lot of them.  Maybe go as far as a public flogging before the next home game.



#4 fieldofclothofgold

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:13 PM

Disgraceful behavior

not nice at all


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#5 welshmagpie

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:14 PM

Is it just me or does anyone think the stewarding could have been a bit better there.

Donuts the lot of them (fighting fans)

#6 Gav Wilson

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:20 PM

I assume this footage has been sent to the relevant authorities?



#7 Dave T

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:29 PM

Is it just me or does anyone think the stewarding could have been a bit better there.

Donuts the lot of them (fighting fans)

Yes I agree. The stewards just seemed to saunter around rather than quick decisive action.

 

Doesn't bode well for the Wakefield club when they can't sort a few scrotes out.

 

Must admit the video did make me laugh after about 1m40 when the two scrawny lads pretty much had a dance with each other and threw no punches.



#8 Scubby

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:33 PM

I assume this footage has been sent to the relevant authorities?

 

I assume it is now available to everyone. Sad times.



#9 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:33 PM

I would imagine the stewards are on minimum wage,would you want to get involved?


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#10 thundergaz

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:36 PM

I would imagine the stewards are on minimum wage,would you want to get involved?


Its their job though is it not? Minimum wage or not their payed to do a job.

#11 Dave T

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:37 PM

I would imagine the stewards are on minimum wage,would you want to get involved?

Then the club needs to hire security.

 

Ultimately that is the job they are doing, if they don't want to have to deal with crowd disorder they shouldn;t be in that job.



#12 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:40 PM

Then the club needs to hire security.

 

Ultimately that is the job they are doing, if they don't want to have to deal with crowd disorder they shouldn;t be in that job.

A very draconian view.

Indeed the club should hire professional security,it's not the first time it's happened.


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#13 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:41 PM

Its their job though is it not? Minimum wage or not their payed to do a job.

Would you risk getting punched for minimum wage?


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#14 Ackroman

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:43 PM

Is it just me or does anyone think the stewarding could have been a bit better there.

Donuts the lot of them (fighting fans)


It's probably just you.

#15 thundergaz

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:44 PM

Would you risk getting punched for minimum wage?


If it was my job yes. Surely if your a steward its part and parcel of the job. You know one day this could occur.

#16 the phoenix

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:46 PM

dont think its in the remit of a steward to get involved with brawling 



#17 scrape_goose

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:49 PM

dont think its in the remit of a steward to get involved with brawling


What about a Stewart, would it be his remit?

#18 Dave T

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:58 PM

A very draconian view.

Indeed the club should hire professional security,it's not the first time it's happened.

Not really - if their job involves crowd control (I genuinely don't know whether it does) the yes, they need to do whatever they have been trained to do. Of course their training may be to saunter round in a seemingly random way, but I doubt it.

 

There are loads of jobs I wouldn't do, especially not for minimum wage, but if people are doing it, they should do it properly.



#19 YCKonstantine

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 02:58 PM

"Nothing like a good rugby match without a fight is there?" Uhm, yes. How about one without a fight? Take your moobs back to Widnes kthx.

It's time to park the camels.

 

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#20 welshmagpie

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Posted 23 July 2013 - 03:03 PM

It's probably just you.


Head back up to post number 7 and you'll find that no, it isn't just me.