Any news on our new sponsor?

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  1. 84 Baby

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    Because they neither have the money or people who actually want to work for them
     
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  2. Suitman

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    I'm actually aware of that. I didn't mean to write the word quality and edited my post as quickly as I could to correct what I meant. My computer is slow as shit tonight.
    I've definitely also heard what you've said.
     
  3. Poupou Escobar

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    They can definitely provide past history as an indicator of future behaviour. How does our recent past compare to that of clubs like the Storm and the Roosters?
     
  4. El Diablo

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    how much were Nike paying Lance Armstrong?

    and the Storm cheated

    i dunno how Essendope managed to actually gain sponsors during their drug scandal
     
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  5. Poupou Escobar

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    Cheating is only one thing. How about ecstasy/pornography/DV scandals surrounding several of your players?
     
  6. Johnny88

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    Some 2018 eel gear ISC.
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  7. El Diablo

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    the emblem on the polo looks like i sewed it on

    or is that the jersey?
     
  8. Poupou Escobar

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    It's actually ironed on by graduates of the NRL School to Work program.
     
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  9. Gronk

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  10. Poupou Escobar

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    He was a promising member of our Harold Matts squad until we got his birth certificate translated.
     
  11. The EELiminator

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    come on sponsors jump on board!
    our price will only go up from here on
     
  12. The Quest For Glory

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    Captains run training shirt.
     
  13. The EELiminator

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    why would they have different shirts for the captains run to any other training run?
     
  14. strider

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    So they can sell them at a premium
     
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  15. El Diablo

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    because Tim Mannah said so
     
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  16. Bazal

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    Well the rest of the training gear will be at home in the wash...
     
  17. The Quest For Glory

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    No idea but the team have been wearing captains run shirts this year.
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  18. parrathruandthru

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    I have seen these up close. Have the name and playing number of every previous Parra player. Up to the end of last year I assume. These are in small font in the yellow stripes you can see. Trying to create a bit of tradition in the younger generation I assume
     
  19. Gronk

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    I wonder if recent events will make it harder to get a major player over the line.

     
  20. ash411

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    We don't deserve a major sponsor.

    It's so disappointing to me that we can't as a club move on from the mistakes of the past and give ourselves a fresh start, for the good of the club, but instead Spags and Fitzy refuse to give up their quest for power and control, without a care about the damage they are doing to the club in the process.
     
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