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I'd certainly like to see more of Farnworth's attacking skills on that side.

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Just now, hunsletgreenandgold said:

That's really not the issue mate. 

I'll reserve judgment 'til I see evidence.

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4 minutes ago, Bedfordshire Bronco said:

Dom Young looks better in this than any stunt I've seen him for the Knights 

Was thinking the same thing but he's revelling in the opportunity.

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Good half from England.  They look dangerous, particularly when Welsby shifts to the short side to create a 3 on 2 or 4 on 3.

But the zero next to the opposition is probably the most important factor.

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Just now, Ullman said:

Absolute peach of a kick from Sneyd. 

All he does is...

Seriously though, how do people feel about him v Oz and the Kiwis?

Is he worth selection with his kicking game?

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Just now, Chrispmartha said:

Is this a full strength Fiji side?

No. They have world class players like Kikau and Koroisau to come in.

But you can only play what is in front of you.

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1 minute ago, Chrispmartha said:

Is this a full strength Fiji side?

No Kikau, Korisau, Sivo.. But you would hope Fiji have to have better than this.

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Just now, Dunbar said:

No. They have world class players like Kikau and Koroisau to come in.

But you can only play what is in front of you.

There are some top NRL players to come in. But there are some top players in this match-day squad.

I know some of you would choke on the words, but maybe... just maybe... England aren't total and utter rubbish?

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1 minute ago, Jill Halfpenny fan said:

What's the score?

Eng 28 Fiji 0,

arf tarm mate.

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1 minute ago, SydneyRoosters said:

It is no where England’s full strength squad too so you really can’t use that excuse on either team.

I'm not excusing anything.  Just answering a question.

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