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Maximo Mermoz
pityacker (IP Logged)
16 April, 2017 09:07
Have watched Mermoz playing for Tigers on TV several times and live at Welford Road yesterday and so far he hasn't shown anything like the performances he displayed a couple of seasons ago when he was a French international I hope next season is better.

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Cumbrian_falcon (IP Logged)
16 April, 2017 11:08
Mermoz is a far better centre than anything we currently have and I'm excited that that calibre of player is willing to come to KP. Yes he hasn't set the world on fire but in 6 games only 4 starts he's scored 2 try's and in an unfamiliar side I'd say that's pretty good.

Re: Maximo Mermoz
Wensleydale Falcon (IP Logged)
16 April, 2017 14:18
Like any player he will need time to settle in.

Re: Maximo Mermoz
Rafpilot2000 (IP Logged)
16 April, 2017 21:14
He seems to be a 80 minute regular in the Leicester team which says a lot given their cash and squad so can only think he will be an asset.
Our progress is slow but we aren't staring at 11 th place this year and TBH have had a pretty tough recent run. Hopefully get a couple of wins coming up and then look forward to improving on our position next season.

Re: Maximo Mermoz
Ayerza wannabe (IP Logged)
16 April, 2017 23:29
You got to remember he came into a team that is struggling to find its identity (well was at the time) and well over half way through the season in a league he has never played before.

Whereas at Falcons he should have a full pre-season with you and he will be joining what should be a more settled squad.

Re: Maximo Mermoz
GeordieFalcon (IP Logged)
18 April, 2017 08:40
After that performance if I was Mermoz id be thinking "what have I done".....

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