1. Be cool and Register to set your username and display picture get the full features of the site. Talk Bulldogs NRL News, match reviews, live score, ladder, injuries, player signings and team performance.

2019 FG Squad...Thoughts...?

Discussion in 'Bulldogs Discussion' started by Blue&whiteAxe, Sep 12, 2018.

  1. Blue&whiteAxe

    Blue&whiteAxe Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2018
    Messages:
    102
    Likes Received:
    71
    1. Hopoate
    2. Crichton
    3.
    4. Holland
    5. Smith
    6. Lewis
    7. Foran
    8. Tolman
    9. Lichaa
    10. Klemmer
    11. CHN
    12. Martin
    13. Jackson
    14. Sue
    15. elliott
    16. RFM
    17. Fualalo

    18. Ogden
    19. C.Smith
    20. Toomaga
    21. Cogger
    22. JMK
    23. Montoya
    24. Meaney
    25. Nu Brown
    26. Burr
    27. Tualau
    28. Okenbour
    28. Olive
    29. Cerutto
    30. Cleeland

    Does anyone know if Cerutto & Cleeland have re-signed yet?
     
  2. Spoonman84

    Spoonman84 Kennel Addict

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Messages:
    4,404
    Likes Received:
    4,833
    Cleeland won’t be there and Ceruto had a option for next year not sure in who’s favour it was.
     
  3. Klemhammer

    Klemhammer Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2015
    Messages:
    315
    Likes Received:
    126
    Morgan Harper will end the season in the centre slot
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Agree Agree x 1
  4. bullpup71

    bullpup71 Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2010
    Messages:
    407
    Likes Received:
    62
    You might want add peachy to that list
     
    • Like Like x 1
  5. Blue&whiteAxe

    Blue&whiteAxe Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2018
    Messages:
    102
    Likes Received:
    71
    I think he will only be on a development contract in 2019...
     
  6. Blue&whiteAxe

    Blue&whiteAxe Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2018
    Messages:
    102
    Likes Received:
    71
    Confirmed going to Titans today on Ch7. Like always... everything else written today... #fakenews
     
  7. Blue&whiteAxe

    Blue&whiteAxe Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2018
    Messages:
    102
    Likes Received:
    71
    How do you know Cleeland wont be there? he wasnt' farewelled when all other player leaving were
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. Spoonman84

    Spoonman84 Kennel Addict

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Messages:
    4,404
    Likes Received:
    4,833
    They never farewell anyone that hasn’t played NRL.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  9. Desler

    Desler Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2015
    Messages:
    526
    Likes Received:
    240
    Hoppa centres and meane at full back. Our spine is way too slow atm
     
  10. speedy2460

    speedy2460 Kennel Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2008
    Messages:
    2,082
    Likes Received:
    934
    Meaney will get first go at fullback. I would like to see Holland and CHN in the centres. Hoppa is just to slow to be effective.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  11. Interestingg

    Interestingg Kennel Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2013
    Messages:
    2,774
    Likes Received:
    1,350
    Backline is tough to predict as further signings/strong preseasons will dictate a lot. I’m fairly certain about the forward pack though:

    8. Tolman
    9. Lichaa (if Seggy doesn’t come)
    10. Klemmer
    11. CHN
    12. RFM
    13. Jackson

    14. Elliot
    15. Sue
    16. Fualolo
    17. Ogden
     
    • Like Like x 1
  12. piggy

    piggy Kennel Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2005
    Messages:
    1,240
    Likes Received:
    167
    Can’t believe we can’t sign a decent centre and I’m so pissed off that pay didn’t give Cleeland a go in first grade ahead of Frawley......it’s not like we were ever in semi finals contention....it was the perfect opportunity to see him perform with better players around him....he was going to leave at the end of 2017 if Hasler was still coaching but pay wanted him to stay....feel sorry for the kid because all he wantS is an opportunity and I honestly believe he has potential....look at Lewis.....what did he do in nsw cup...nothing special....but put him in first grade with better players and he plays so much better....pay should have given him a go
     
    • Like Like x 3
    • Agree Agree x 1
  13. AlphaPapaBravo

    AlphaPapaBravo Kennel Addict

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2014
    Messages:
    4,635
    Likes Received:
    1,991
    1. Hopoate
    2. Smith
    3. Holland
    4. ?
    5. ?
    6. Lewis
    7. Cogger
    8. Tolman
    9. ?
    10. Klemmer
    11. Mariner
    12. Martin
    13. Jackson (c)

    14. CHN
    15. Elliot
    16. Ogden
    17. Sue / Fualalo
     
  14. Barry Fozzard 1

    Barry Fozzard 1 Waterboy

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2018
    Messages:
    20
    Likes Received:
    22
    Totally agree. He suffered also because he wasn't in the top 30 so couldn't be played
     
    • Like Like x 1
  15. oldpuppy

    oldpuppy Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2016
    Messages:
    302
    Likes Received:
    261
    I probably would like hoppa as our utility.
    He does have football smarts in him and covers many positions. Albeit at slow motion. Injected in tiring defences he might appear quicker.
     
  16. Mr Invisible

    Mr Invisible Super Mod Staff Member Premium Member Gilded

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2008
    Messages:
    47,491
    Likes Received:
    10,197
    Impossible to say till club 100% confirms who has gone.

    Cleeland and Tualau both gone.

    Cleeland is like 27/28 and yet to crack NRL. That speaks volumes.

    For every good thing he does, there's one bad thing and a missed tackle (or rushing out in defence). Not to mention he goes missing for periods in the game.

    If you're pushing for first grade contention you can't afford to be that inconsistent.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Agree Agree x 1
  17. bcmf

    bcmf Kennel Addict

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2013
    Messages:
    3,479
    Likes Received:
    1,222
    Hoppa has such good ball playing ability, I think he needs time to bed down a centre spot. Things he needs to work on are defence. I think honestly this will come with time, he has been shifted around so much, it may be hard for him to properly learn.

    He lacks the burst of speed to be a truly top tier full back... which is a shame because his link play is truly top of the class in the nrl.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Agree Agree x 1
  18. Malla

    Malla *********

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2007
    Messages:
    4,783
    Likes Received:
    922
    Woolford should be there
     
  19. c-b-b

    c-b-b Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member Gilded

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2014
    Messages:
    4,200
    Likes Received:
    2,372
    Wait until January before naming. I'm sure there's still a few twists and turns to come with signings.
     
  20. Cook

    Cook Kennel Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2014
    Messages:
    1,154
    Likes Received:
    171
    Hoppa deserves to be there. Silky skills and one of the most courageous players I've seen. A bit slow but makes up for it with everything else. Our pack should be quite strong next year. Definitely short a strike centre. But if Morgan is the goods I'm happy to wait and watch him develop
     
    • Like Like x 2

Share This Page