Channel 9: Willie Tonga could move to Parramatta

Discussion in 'Parramatta Eels' started by Prop Forward, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. Prop Forward

    Prop Forward Juniors

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    Parramatta in talks with Tonga for 2011.

    Tonga is keen, is restless at cowboys and Neil Henry has told him he will be released if he wants to go.

    Says he really enjoyed his 3 years at Parra before. He is close friends with Maitua.

    Seems keen.
     
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  2. hineyrulz

    hineyrulz Post Whore

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    But did'nt we just re-sign Tahu??? :crazy:
     
  3. Prop Forward

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    Wouldn't be a bad signing, but our outside backs are already good and we have Walker for depth...FFS SIGN A HALFBACK!
     
  4. boxhead

    boxhead First Grade

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    I would sign him. The tone of that whole media release and the words used indicate we are close to signing him apparently.
    He would improve our team quite a bit....but this would be betting on our halves improving.
     
  5. Glenn

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    Hmmm can Willie play half back..:-k:lol:
     
  6. Eelogical

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    The only advantage I can see is that I can watch Parra games and Dads Army at the same time.
     
  7. Eels Dude

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    I don't see the need for another centre. Would rather sign another utility if we cannot get a halfback.
     
  8. eels_fan

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    Cover for reddy???

    I don't see walker as a centre. He and Atkins are wing covers
     
  9. Parramatta1947

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    If it means Tahu isn't staying, I am all for it.
     
  10. ROGUE

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    Ah he's staying another year
     
  11. Maroubra Eel

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    Tonga would be a great buy. Tahu I only getting a 1 year deal so we could piss him off when we get a good halfback next year.
     
  12. parra-matters

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    still no good having great outside backs if they don't see any ball.
     
  13. scottyeel

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    Come home Willie, should never have left in the first place.
     
  14. eel01s

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    I would nab Tonga if he was keen, after all, who says Tahu can't play on the wing?

    Hayne
    Burt/Tahu
    Reddy
    Tonga
    Grothe

    It would mean we have several options for the backline, which can only be a good thing.
     
  15. True EEL

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    jesus h christ i don't get some people on this forum.....who could possibly want a class centre, a QLD origin and current Australian centre.....my god

    sign him up.....
     
  16. lingard

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    I agree, except:

    Burt
    Reddy
    Tonga
    Tahu/Grothe :shock:
     
  17. hindy111

    hindy111 Referee

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    hayne
    grothe
    tahu
    tonga
    burt/reddy
     
  18. jarro

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    The Broncos are also making a play for Tonga :)
     
  19. FUIFUI_MOIMOI

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    would love to have tonga back.
     
  20. The Colonel

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    Tonga in our backline fixes a few problems on the left side defence..... adds more than Reddy does as well in attack.
     

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