Internationals Kiwi's Anzac Squad

Tyrael

1st Grade Fringe
Apr 12, 2012
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Johnson
Vatuvei
Nightingale
Kenny-Dowall
marshall
Hoffman
Browmwich
Fien
Glenn
Pritchard
Smith
Taumololo
Mannering
Matulino
McKendry
Luke
Waerea-Hargreaves

 

Danpatmac

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I'm assuming this means Kasiano is now a Qlder?

As for the team it looks like:

Hoffman
Nightingale
Beale
SKD
Manu
Marshall
Johnson
McKendry
Luke
Matulino
Blair
Mannering
Smith

Fien
Warea-Hargreaves
Bromwich
Pritchard
 

ToiletDuck

Dr Faggot
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Mar 30, 2012
3,368
Auckland
Well Tamou is definitely an Aussie. He's been named in the Aussie squad.

VB Australian Kangaroos Team:
Billy Slater (Melbourne Storm)
Darius Boyd (Newcastle Knights)
Greg Inglis (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
Justin Hodges (Brisbane Broncos)
Akuila Uate (Newcastle Knights)
Johnathan Thurston (North Queensland Cowboys)
Cooper Cronk (Melbourne Storm)
Paul Gallen (Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks)
Cameron Smith © (Melbourne Storm)
David Shillington (Canberra Raiders)
David Taylor (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
Sam Thaiday (Brisbane Broncos)
Luke Lewis (Penrith Panthers)

Interchange:
Daly Cherry-Evans (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
Ben Hannant (Brisbane Broncos)
James Tamou (North Queensland Cowboys)
Anthony Watmough (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)

18th man:
Matt Gillett (Brisbane Broncos)
 

Lego_Man

Illuminatus
Mar 30, 2012
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Not sure how Manu got a spot...

Tony Kemp was blowing up about Tamou on 40/20, saying that Ricky Stuart seduced him, and asking how he's going to be able to look his countrymen in the eye during the haka etc.
 

Tyrael

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Apr 12, 2012
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No Kasiano is a joke unless he has declared for QLD

Taumalolo seems like a panic selection? Just so he's played for the Kiwi's and can't be poached?
 

Danpatmac

Guest
can someone explain to me how C.Norman and B.Hunt could qualify for NZ?

I just read that Kemp has them on his radar?
 

Fazz

1st Grade Fringe
Apr 12, 2012
4,284
Hamilton, New Zealand
No Kasiano is a joke unless he has declared for QLD

Taumalolo seems like a panic selection? Just so he's played for the Kiwi's and can't be poached?
Did you see him on saturday? He was pretty phenomenal. Locking him up now is a bloody smart move imo. Especially considering we've lost two high quality props in Kasiano and Tamou to aussie.
 

ToiletDuck

Dr Faggot
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Mar 30, 2012
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Auckland
Haha shit I only just read that Kiwi team properly, well the halves part anyway. Johnson and Marshall...lol that could be anything.
 

Lego_Man

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Mar 30, 2012
781
Probably the most exotic halves combination ever fielded.
 

Danpatmac

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Haha shit I only just read that Kiwi team properly, well the halves part anyway. Johnson and Marshall...lol that could be anything.
I wouldn't be totally suprised to see Fien named on the bench but start at halfback then move to hooker when Johnson came on... wouldn't surprise me at all.
 

ToiletDuck

Dr Faggot
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Mar 30, 2012
3,368
Auckland
I wouldn't be totally suprised to see Fien named on the bench but start at halfback then move to hooker when Johnson came on... wouldn't surprise me at all.

Yeah that would definitely be part of Kearney's gameplan. I'd just chuck them both in there from the start. Doubt the game will come down to whether Johnson starts or not. Anyway should be entertaining.
 
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Danpatmac

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Yeah that would definitely be part of Kearney's gameplan. I'd just chuck them both in there from the start. Doubt the game will come down to whether Johnson starts or not. Anyway should be entertaining.
I guess, if Aus want to target SJ early in defence then it would be a smart move as Fien is better equipped for the tough stuff early.