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International Centre has Signed?
Worcester Way (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 20:00
Ok ok ok. This will be met with the usual amount of scepticism any news of a potential new signing is. However there have been rumblings around the club that we have signed, and I quote, a South African Interntaional centre. Now unless this is some cruel trick and it was Wynands retention they were talking about, i wonder who this could be? Any ideas?

 
usa warrior
Re: International Centre has Signed?
usa warrior (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 20:11
Ill bite...

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AJWarriors
Re: International Centre has Signed?
AJWarriors (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 20:18
Ha ha ha USA! Got it in one from our convothe other day....bezzie fwends arent they

 
AJWarriors
Re: International Centre has Signed?
AJWarriors (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 20:19
But could be Francois Venter from Cheetahs

 
MESSAGES->author
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Faithful_City (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 20:20
It was Wynand re-signing.

JP

 
Worcester Way
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Worcester Way (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 20:39
I got the impression its a new player. Could be wrong though. Jokingly mentioned Kriel, got told he was way beyond the budget. Lol

Given Rory Duncan youd think Venter is logical.

 
usa warrior
Re: International Centre has Signed?
usa warrior (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 21:07
I steal all my rumours from AJ to be fair.

Venter looks a good player! Makes a lot of sense as well.

 
w4rriorz1980
Re: International Centre has Signed?
w4rriorz1980 (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 21:59
Wynand's not an international anymore.

 
Blue&GoldWarrior
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Blue&GoldWarrior (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 22:18
If true this would almost certainly confirm that Teo is off...unless hes signed a new deal haha!!



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 12/02/2018 22:19 by Blue&GoldWarrior.

 
w4rriorz1980
Re: International Centre has Signed?
w4rriorz1980 (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 22:24
Quote:
Blue&GoldWarrior
If true this would almost certainly confirm that Teo is off...unless hes signed a new deal haha!!
Think T'eo has a year left.Common knowledge! But we know how fragile contracts are.

 
MESSAGES->author
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Faithful_City (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 22:47
Compensation as per agreed Premiership rules.

It has to be done to stop poaching in the future.

JP

 
w4rriorz1980
Re: International Centre has Signed?
w4rriorz1980 (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 22:52
Quote:
Faithful_City
Compensation as per agreed Premiership rules.
It has to be done to stop poaching in the future.

JP
Correct!

 
AJWarriors
Re: International Centre has Signed?
AJWarriors (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 23:02
Dont see why Teo should be off if we have signed someone else. This year we have at centre

Millsy
Teo
Olivier
Willison
Stelling

Stelling and Willison are off so if we sign this new centre that would leave us with

Millsy
Teo
Olivier
?

Someone please explain how that would mean Teo is off? Its standard for teams to have at least 4/5 centres

 
w4rriorz1980
Re: International Centre has Signed?
w4rriorz1980 (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 23:04
Quote:
AJWarriors
Dont see why Teo should be off if we have signed someone else. This year we have at centre
Millsy
Teo
Olivier
Willison
Stelling

Stelling and Willison are off so if we sign this new centre that would leave us with

Millsy
Teo
Olivier
?

Someone please explain how that would mean Teo is off? Its standard for teams to have at least 4/5 centres
Has it been confirmed that Stelling is leaving?

 
AJWarriors
Re: International Centre has Signed?
AJWarriors (IP Logged)
12 February, 2018 23:15
No but I assume he will with Will Butler coming through followed closely by Ollie Lawrence. Can see Will getting a pro contract and Ollie getting a senior academy contract

 
usa warrior
Re: International Centre has Signed?
usa warrior (IP Logged)
13 February, 2018 07:22
Yup, fully agree AJ.

Expect it's a year or so too early for Ollie, although he will be top quality.

 
Whispering_Death
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Whispering_Death (IP Logged)
13 February, 2018 07:55
Where would Teo go though? I thought hed be off to Bath but with Jackson going there thats not happening. I dont see any of the other top sides needing him unless he takes a punt on Saints.

 
usa warrior
Re: International Centre has Signed?
usa warrior (IP Logged)
13 February, 2018 08:03
Bath was the main rumour. They're losing Banahan and are short of centres so could still see it happening. Money will be the deciding factor though.

 
Worcester Way
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Worcester Way (IP Logged)
13 February, 2018 08:14
Tbf, wonderful player that TEo is, can only see him hanging around in the English game until the World Cup in 2019. I reckon hell see his final year out here considering how easy he gets it then clear off to Brisbane in the NRL. If Tuilagi can prove his fitness, big if, then England have a ball carrying centre to move forward with.

 
usa warrior
Re: International Centre has Signed?
usa warrior (IP Logged)
13 February, 2018 08:16
Teo isn't a particularly young guy anyhow so this will be his last shot at a World Cup, you'd imagine.

 
Abmatt
Re: International Centre has Signed?
Abmatt (IP Logged)
13 February, 2018 10:29
I think tuilagi has had one injury to many now.


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