Kit clashing

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  1. LineBall

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    Why not? The only reason not to is financial. Will we ever get to a point where a club can value their identity more than the mighty dollar?
     
  2. Timmah

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  3. siv

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    I long for the Day the Steelers run out with red V socks
     
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  4. ed-grimley

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    Some are absolute shit.
     
  5. DiegoNT

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    Whoever signed off on allowing Newcastle and Bulldogs to play in these jumpers tonight needs to be fired
     
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  6. seanoff

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    Yep.

    Dumb. Let's all wear dark colours. FFS.
     
  7. Timmah

    Timmah LeagueUnlimited News Editor Staff Member

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    We have a perfectly good white jersey, tonight made no sense whatsoever
     
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  8. GAZF

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    Obviously not the most sensible matchup but Newcastle has so much red that it was easy to distinguish.
     
  9. Timmah

    Timmah LeagueUnlimited News Editor Staff Member

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    The point is to contrast surely - if you're streaming that game on a handheld device it's near impossible to tell them apart from long shots. When there's an obvious alternative, last night's choices were poor.
     
  10. big hit!

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    canterbury home with white shorts and socks (i know it's not in their strip collection, but it would be handy vs several teams) would've been the obvious strip choice. nah, we'll take the whole blue kit up the m1 instead.
     
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  11. PARRA_FAN

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    Last night was ridiculous. You should be able to use your regular jumper away unless there's an obvious clash.
     
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  12. axl rose

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    Do the NRL have anyone in power making these decisions or do the clubs just wear whatever they want these days. My local pub comp manages this, but a sport with a billion dollar TV deal, its beyond them.
     
  13. axl rose

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  14. The Mad Hatter

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    That Bulldogs black and blue jersey is shit anyway.
     
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  15. beagle

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    Yeah, but because it is available retail, it had to be worn at least once this year, and they, for whatever reason, chose last night to do it.
     
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  16. The Mad Hatter

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    Silliness to the power of n.
     
  17. Game_Breaker

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    Would make sense to wear it against dragons or titans
     
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  18. RockWheel

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    Why are the raiders wearing dark blue against a team in a different type of blue.
     
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  19. The Mad Hatter

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    Fmd raiders and titans
     
  20. toomuchsoup

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    It never ends. Just ridiculous
     

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