Thompson Re-signs

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  1. Tiger05

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    Great news. Now Marsters needs to be signed pronto.
     
  3. Tiger Ted

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    Great news about Thompson.

    No doubt the bondi rorters will b attempting to entice Esan to the dark side offering a truckload of cash.

    Geez I hope we retain this kid on a long term deal.
     
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    If Marsters signs with anyone but us I would probably cry

    Great news about Thompson btw. My surprise packet of the year so far
     
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    Whilst I take what he says with a grain of salt, Matty Johns was asked to name his 3 best players from the first 4 rounds yesterday. Thompson was one of them. I genuinely wonder if he is a Smokey for a QLD spot?
     
  6. BrotherJim05

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    Thompson is quickly become a fan favourite, but where is his best position?
     
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    Matty 90% of the time is an idiot but can’t argue with that right there
     
  8. Tiger05

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    I reckon on the wing but I think he is our best fullback atm as well. Could you play him in the centres ? That would suit us because we could move Kev on.

    I am being harsh on Kev though. He has been really good. Running over Moses deserves extra points.
     
  9. Tigerm

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    Yes I think wing, (wished he had another couple of feet in height though:)), but he seems to be the back up for the backline (with Marshal), so he will always be in the 17.
     
  10. BrotherJim05

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    I like him better at fullback. I think he's a touch too short to play on the wing. If he comes up against a tall winger he will be exposed
     
  11. Shredder

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    I like him better at FB to.

    Hes a conundrum. He wants to play FB and plays better with a number 1 on his back. He gets more open field ball that way.

    BUT is he a premiership winning FB? Probably not.

    Would love him to make 2 or 5 his.
     

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