Official: Dane Gagai leaving the Knights

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  1. Frank McWilliams

    Frank McWilliams Josh Perry

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    Gags was basically quiet except for putting a hand on the ball for a try, think over all our 2-5 players outplayed there 2-5 which included two SOO players even allowing for two pieces of not so reliable play from Sio.
    Not a Sio fan but normally safe and reliable and they targeted him after that and he went ok.
     
  2. Left Foot

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    That error alone Sio made our back 5 much worst.
    They were opening us up both edges.
     
  3. Frank McWilliams

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    Our problem was we were under constant attack from big high kicks which we couldn't produce in similar circumstances, we failed to make ground through forwards partly due to fatigue because of tackling and lack of depth through kicks meaning they had territorial advantage. Even allowing for Sio we were better in positions 2-5 three to one with SKD a standout
     
  4. 88Knight4life

    88Knight4life Andrew 'Joey' Johns

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    As ive said before, a better performance in D leads to more ball and better field position.
    We could have the best attacking players across the park but if they cant defend well u dont score points.
     
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    slotmachine Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    Looking at the ladder was surprised to see now have second worst defence and for/against.
     
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    88Knight4life Andrew 'Joey' Johns

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    We've had that for 4wks in a row
     
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    Nickwpearce Mark Hughes

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    6th was not an indication of where we actually are as a team... 10th is about right... maybe 12th...
     
  8. Frank McWilliams

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    Ladder position a bit misleading probably a win or two ahead of where we should be and for and against due to a few big blowouts, hopefully we can fix that a bit over the next 5-6 rounds.
     
  9. Billy

    Billy Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    We are way ahead of where even the most optimistic thought we would be at this stage.
    We have played some very good sides and have had 3 home games and 6 away games.
    Before the season kicked off, the best people were hoping for was 3 wins by now, and we have 5.
    Losing Pearce was a big blow to our chances, but we are still way ahead of where anyone thought, and with an easier run home than most.
     
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  10. R_A

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    It's interesting that there was a piece on Gaigai's departure stating what we had already known.

    Interestingly Brown still maintains he would take him back 'one day' and to 'never say never' at a reunion. Because he didn't leave on bad terms. Which I agree with. Dont agree with the 'gave it his best BS' but its not surprising he said that.

    By then he'll be older and probably worth half of what he is on to play on the wing, wouldnt be bad! Otherwise will be a pass I think.

    Besides when Inglis goes he can step up as a leader in the backs for that team.
     
  11. Kurriboy

    Kurriboy Todd Bates

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    I'd take him back at reduced pay and on the wing, otherwise no thanks.
     

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