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Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Wed 13 Jul 2016, 8:36 pm

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Rugby Management and Squad for 16/17
Head Coach Steve Tandy
Backs Gruff Rees
Forwards Chris Gibbes
Defence Brad Davis
Backs.
Dan Evans 3,     Jeff Hassler 2,     Dafydd Howells 2,     Ashley Beck 2,     Owen Watkin 3,     Kieron Fonotia 2,    Ben John 2,     Tom Habberfield 3,     Rhys Webb NDC 3?,     Dan Biggar NDC 3,     Eli Walker 1,     Josh Matavesi 2,     Tom Grabham 1,      Brendon Leonard 2,     Sam Davies 1,      Hanno Dirksen 1, Keelan Giles 3   
Forwards.
Olly Cracknell 2,     Lloyd Ashley3,     Bradley Davies NDC 3,      Joe Bearman 1,     Gareth Thomas 3,     Hugh Gustafson 2,     Adam Beard 3,     Scott Otten 3,     AWJ NDC 3,     Dan Baker NDC 3,     Rory Thornton NDC 3,     Scott Baldwin NDC 3,     James King NDC 2,     Ma'afu Fia 2,     Nicky Smith 3,     Dmitri Arhip 2,     Justin Tipuric 4,     Sam Parry 2,     Tyler Ardron 1,     Paul James 2,     Dan Suter 1,    Rhodri Jones 2, and Sam Underhill 2 but on permit from Bridgend RFC.
Fixture list for 16/17    
2/9   Zebre                                         H                        Guinness                   W 59-5
10/9 Connacht                                    A                        Guinness                   W 32-11
17/9 Treviso                                       H                         Guinness                   W 64-10
23/9 Leinster                                      A                         Guinness                   L  19-31  
1/10 Ulster                                        A                          Guinness                   L  7-9
7/10 Blues                                         H                          Guinness                   W  46-24
14/15/16 London I                              H                           BIC                          L  14-25
14/10 Newcastle Falcons                      H                          RCC2                       W  45-0
21/22/23 Cornish Pirates                       A                           BIC                          L  5-41
22/10 Lyon Olympique                          A                          RCC2                       W  31-13
29/10 NGD                                        H                            W                         W   35-15    
4/11 Munster                                    A                           Guinness
11/11 Harlequins                               TBC                        AWC
18/11 Blues                                      A                           AWC
25/11 Glasgow W                               A                          Guinness
2/12 Edinburgh                                  H                          Guinness
9/10/11-12 Connacht                         TBC                       BIC
16/17/18-12 Connacht                        TBC                       BIC
27/12 Scarlets                                   H                          Guinness
1/1 NGD                                           A                           Guinness
6/7/8-1 Connacht                              H                           Guinness
13/14/15-1 Cornish P                         TBC                        BIC
21/1 London I                                   TBC                        BIC
28/1 Bristol                                      TBC                        AWC
5/2 Wasps                                        A                           AWC
10/11/12-2 Zebre                              A                           Guinness
17/18/19-2 Munster                           H                           Guinness
24/25/26-2 Glasgow W                       H                            Guinness
3/4/5-3 Edinburgh                             A                            Guinness
24/25/26-3 Treviso                            A                            Guinness
7/8/9-4 Leinster                                H                            Guinness
15/4 Blues                                        A                            Guinness
28/29/30-4 Ulster                              H                            Guinness
6/5 Scarlets                                     A                            Guinness
Will add RCC2 matches when they've been finalised.
Contrary to popular belief some of the Guinness League games will be affected by the Autumn Internationals, our players will be with TW when we play the Dragons, Munster and Glasgow Warriors, the first 2 because of the 13 day call up period and the Warriors because of the infernal 4th game which this year is against SA, and to think some people think everything is hunkydory now that Dodger Lewis has left his legacy rolls on.               
The number after each player signifies how many years they have left on their Ospreys contract, there are a few others who are on either Development Contracts or appear not to be under contract, Jonathon Spratt, Jordan Collier, and Alex Jeffries and a few others come into that category.
Our first 5 games of the season account for the 2 Italians at home and 3 Irish, Connacht, Ulster and Leinster away, so we shouldn't have as bad a start as last season, but not as good as the previous seasons start, in certain positions especially during International periods we are only 1 or 2 injuries away from disaster, and I just hope Steve has learned his selection mistakes from the last few seasons.


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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 10:55 am

wayne wrote:
True Raven wrote:Beck still injured then?
Yes appears so TR, I always want the teams our future players to do well, but I hope Tasman Hawks lose all their ITM Cup matches so KF can appear here as quick as possible.
TR there is somewhat of an update on our Forum, somebody asked a question of the site Moderator, about the availability of certain players and Ashley was among them, it appears he had a bit of soreness after the level of games he has recently experienced and it is basically precautionary, it is not a full blown injury as he has experienced in the past.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by RiscaGame on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 7:59 pm

Lovely line by Ben John

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wales606 on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 8:58 pm

Keelan Giles looks deadly. Wonder how long it will be before we see him in red.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by RiscaGame on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 9:03 pm

Great wheels on the boy.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by Pot Hale on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 9:27 pm

Well Ospreys have one foot in the playoffs already.

Cardiff seem to be rocking too.

Something in the Welsh water this season?

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by mikey_dragon on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 9:33 pm

wales606 wrote:Keelan Giles looks deadly. Wonder how long it will be before we see him in red.

Another two years hopefully - no need to rush the boy.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by mikey_dragon on Sat 17 Sep 2016, 10:14 pm

Great score lads. Parry for Wales Very Happy

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by True Raven on Sun 18 Sep 2016, 12:23 am

Pot Hale wrote:Well Ospreys have one foot in the playoffs already.

Cardiff seem to be rocking too.

Something in the Welsh water this season?

Not really, Italian teams are joke and shouldnt be allowed in this league.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by Pot Hale on Sun 18 Sep 2016, 2:41 am

True Raven wrote:
Pot Hale wrote:Well Ospreys have one foot in the playoffs already.  

Cardiff seem to be rocking too.

Something in the Welsh water this season?

Not really, Italian teams are joke and shouldnt be allowed in this league.

Well, Munster, Connacht, Edinburgh, Glasgow are not in Italy though. Cardiff seem to be motoring nicely so far. And if I recall correctly, lost to one of the joke Italian teams earlier this year.

Let's see how the season goes, I suppose.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by maestegmafia on Sun 18 Sep 2016, 10:33 am

True Raven wrote:
Pot Hale wrote:Well Ospreys have one foot in the playoffs already.  

Cardiff seem to be rocking too.

Something in the Welsh water this season?

Not really, Italian teams are joke and shouldnt be allowed in this league.

I don't think that's fair on the Italian teams at all.

They more than justify their presence in the league.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Sun 18 Sep 2016, 11:12 am

True Raven wrote:
Pot Hale wrote:Well Ospreys have one foot in the playoffs already.  

Cardiff seem to be rocking too.

Something in the Welsh water this season?

Not really, Italian teams are joke and shouldnt be allowed in this league.

TR, I think that is a bit harsh, have a look how Treviso performed against Leinster away and Ulster at home, please give some credit for our expertise in the dismantling of them.
Back to this game and I thought some of our passing between backs and forwards was outstanding, which culminated in the award of MOTM to Matavesi which was totally right, the only worrying thing for me was the number of charge downs we've had this season, with at least another 2 last night, I really don't envy Tandy's job in the next few weeks, who does he select at 2, 10, 13 and the back row to keep everybody happy.
Parry, Davies, John and players like Cracknell and King have come in and done outstanding jobs, what a happy position for Steve to be in.
Finally I want to give enormous credit to one player in particular, who takes an enormous amount of stick on here, including from myself, I thought Lloyd Ashley's performance yesterday was excellent especially in the close quarter work, him and Tips in the holding up and stripping of players in the tackle was (I'm running out of words to give for peoples performances) as I said above excellent, I expect that kind of thing from Tips, but not so much from Lloyd. You totally justified your place in that team with that performance and if it is giving the likes of BBBD a rest and still get 5 points why not.
Finally to be the first team ever to get 3 5 point victories at the start of the season and to get 4 try bonus points for the 7th successive game which is a League record is a truly outstanding achievement and everybody within the Rugby group should be rightly proud

The only thing is NOW the season is about to start with 3 very tough games coming up, 6 points + out of those 3 games would be a decent return. Can't wait.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by mikey_dragon on Sun 18 Sep 2016, 11:30 pm

maestegmafia wrote:
True Raven wrote:
Pot Hale wrote:Well Ospreys have one foot in the playoffs already.  

Cardiff seem to be rocking too.

Something in the Welsh water this season?

Not really, Italian teams are joke and shouldnt be allowed in this league.

I don't think that's fair on the Italian teams at all.

They more than justify their presence in the league.

How do they do that?

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 9:18 am

mikey_dragon wrote:How do they do that?

By getting a LBP at places like Rodney Parade. Very Happy

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by mikey_dragon on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 9:48 am

Is that it? Getting a LBP at Rodney Parade, not even a tough place to get a win for most teams, makes you worthy enough to play in the Pro12? Christ - people were right when they said this league is going down the shi**er.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 10:05 am

On a more serious note, Zebre were schooling Connacht on the weekend as well before the match was abandoned. They were 22-10 up at half time and were well on top by all accounts.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by Luckless Pedestrian on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 10:48 am

Gutting for them. Apparently if the match had gone on until the 60th minute before it was abandoned, the result would have stood - but it was called off in the 54th minute.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 10:51 am

Luckless Pedestrian wrote:Gutting for them. Apparently if the match had gone on until the 60th minute before it was abandoned, the result would have stood - but it was called off in the 54th minute.

Connacht will more than likely get their act together by the time they have the re-play.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by international198 on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:06 am

I've heard that Liam Williams will be joining the Ospreys next season. What a great signing he would be.

You may think it's crazy that a Scarlets player would join the Ospreys but remember Rhodri Jones joined the Ospreys from the Scarlets so it can happen.


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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:14 am

international198 wrote:I've heard that Liam Williams will be joining the Ospreys next season. What a great signing he would be.

Dan Evans has been excellent for Ospreys since signing for them, I do not think he has missed a game. Ospreys do not need Liam Williams.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by international198 on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:16 am

LordDowlais wrote:
international198 wrote:I've heard that Liam Williams will be joining the Ospreys next season. What a great signing he would be.

Dan Evans has been excellent for Ospreys since signing for them, I do not think he has missed a game. Ospreys do not need Liam Williams.

They need strength in depth and that's what Liam Williams would offer them. Strength in depth.

What happens if Dan Evans get injured? Ospreys need a Liam Williams as injury cover.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:19 am

international198 wrote:What happens if Dan Evans get injured? Ospreys need a Liam Williams as injury cover.

So you get a proven international in just for injury cover ?

Come on, this is a little silly even for you. The whole story is his agent trying to get a bigger deal for him.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:42 am

LordDowlais wrote:
international198 wrote:What happens if Dan Evans get injured? Ospreys need a Liam Williams as injury cover.

So you get a proven international in just for injury cover ?

Come on, this is a little silly even for you. The whole story is his agent trying to get a bigger deal for him.
Lord in a way you answered the question yourself, how many games has Dan missed? None, how many other single positions have we had in the period that Dan has been with us with the incumbent playing the number of games Dan has, normally Sam Davies covers there, but what happens if either Sam goes with Wales or gets injured and Dan is away. We desperately NEED back 3 cover, whether it is Liam, I would be dubious, as you say it is probably of the Agents doing. It doesn't alter the fact we do need a full back and if Liam is available I would be surprised if we didn't make some inquiries about him, because at the end of the day he is originally from our region, it was only through the incompetence of somebody at Swansea RFC, we lost him in the first place, that and the incompetence of somebody within the Ospreys setup resulted in us losing the best 2 Full backs in Wales to other Regions, it would be nice to get one of them back. Let me add to that that the Ospreys person was soon sacked and the Swansea man didn't last very long either.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by RiscaGame on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:42 am

I like Dan Evans a lot. I wish he was still at RP. But Liam Williams is easily the better player and given the choice over the two, then it's obvious why Ospreys would want Williams.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:44 am

RiscaGame wrote:I like Dan Evans a lot. I wish he was still at RP. But Liam Williams is easily the better player and given the choice over the two, then it's obvious why Ospreys would want Williams.

Quite right Rev, we've been very fortunate with that acquisition.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 11:56 am

Look, Liam Williams would be nice to have at any side, but the only teams in Wales that need him at the minute are Dragons and Scarlets. He would walk into any of the 4 regions 1st 15 though.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by mikey_dragon on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 12:45 pm

We wouldn't say no, but how do you define 'need him' exactly? We're covered there with Amos and Meyer.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 12:55 pm

mikey_dragon wrote:We wouldn't say no, but how do you define 'need him' exactly? We're covered there with Amos and Meyer.

Well, in that case then, I stand corrected, Dragons do not need him. So, the only team that needs him, are the team where he currently is. Which proves that this is all the same rubbish that went along with the Scott Williams debacle.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by mikey_dragon on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 1:04 pm

I think he's best suited to staying at Scarlets, that would be the best option from a Wales perspective. Ospreys with all their winger injuries over the past few seasons would perhaps be in more need of him. Meyer has done very well for the Dragons since he joined us, Amos can play across the back 3, Howard is a very solid winger as well as being our top try scorer (not much to write home about), Warren and Hughes are good wing cover and we have guys like Prydie and Hewitt to come back.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 1:08 pm

Looking at Keelan Giles on Saturday night, it does not look as though Ospreys will be too worried about wingers. I know he is young, I know it was Treviso, but it was his first chance and he took it.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by True Raven on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 1:50 pm

LordDowlais wrote:
international198 wrote:I've heard that Liam Williams will be joining the Ospreys next season. What a great signing he would be.

Dan Evans has been excellent for Ospreys since signing for them, I do not think he has missed a game. Ospreys do not need Liam Williams.

Yeah we do. Dan Evans is good and playing well this season but Liam Williams can be a superstar. I've got a lovely Audi that I can drive anywhere I want but if the opportunity arose to get a Ferrari (and probably only pay for 40% of the running costs), I would be made to turn it down

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:22 pm

True Raven wrote: I've got a lovely Audi that I can drive anywhere I want but if the opportunity arose to get a Ferrari (and probably only pay for 40% of the running costs), I would be made to turn it down

Well, there you are, you have just contradicted yourself there. You do not NEED a Ferrari, because you already have an Audi. Yes a Ferrari would be nicer, but do you honestly need it ?

Dan Evans is doing a sterling job for you guys at the moment, he is no Liam Williams, but lets give the guy some credit, he has been very good for you since he signed.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by ScarletSpiderman on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:30 pm

A bit of a non-story with Sanjay, from what I can gather. It is more of a case of an agent getting word out that is player is out of contract in the summer, and getting in offers so that he has a starting position for renewal negotiations.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:32 pm

LordDowlais wrote:
True Raven wrote: I've got a lovely Audi that I can drive anywhere I want but if the opportunity arose to get a Ferrari (and probably only pay for 40% of the running costs), I would be made to turn it down

Well, there you are, you have just contradicted yourself there. You do not NEED a Ferrari, because you already have an Audi. Yes a Ferrari would be nicer, but do you honestly need it ?

Dan Evans is doing a sterling job for you guys at the moment, he is no Liam Williams, but lets give the guy some credit, he has been very good for you since he signed.
I see you cannot answer my point about injuries to Ospreys players, it would be Sods Law when the AIs came around and Dan gets injured, we'd be up the creek without a paddle, I'm very pleased you're NOT the procurement Officer for us, as we would not have bought many of the support players we've bought in the last year or so, culminating last week in extending Rob McCusker contract. You need more than 1 or even 2 players to cover EVERY position.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:33 pm

ScarletSpiderman wrote:A bit of a non-story with Sanjay, from what I can gather.  It is more of a case of an agent getting word out that is player is out of contract in the summer, and getting in offers so that he has a starting position for renewal negotiations.

Yes as most sensible people were saying SS

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:34 pm

wayne wrote:You need more than 1 or even 2 players to cover EVERY position.

I get that wayne. But how would you manage now, without Liam Williams ?

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by ScarletSpiderman on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:37 pm

wayne wrote:You need more than 1 or even 2 players to cover EVERY position.

I'd say, in an ideal world, for each shirt you want 2 players of a similarly high level, so that they can chop and change due to injury/form. You then need a solid, maybe not flashy, third choice to step in should injuries happen. And finally, a four or fifth player who may not naturally play in that position, they are capable of putting in a shift there.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by True Raven on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:41 pm

LordDowlais wrote:
True Raven wrote: I've got a lovely Audi that I can drive anywhere I want but if the opportunity arose to get a Ferrari (and probably only pay for 40% of the running costs), I would be made to turn it down

Well, there you are, you have just contradicted yourself there. You do not NEED a Ferrari, because you already have an Audi. Yes a Ferrari would be nicer, but do you honestly need it ?

Dan Evans is doing a sterling job for you guys at the moment, he is no Liam Williams, but lets give the guy some credit, he has been very good for you since he signed.

That's not the point im making. If any player we are linked with improves the team then I'm all for it regardless of who they replace. I couldn't care less if it weakens the scarlets. I'd take Amos too from the dragons and Lee lo from the blues if I could

However as I said in another thread, he'll probably get more money in the aviva

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Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 2:50 pm

ScarletSpiderman wrote:
wayne wrote:You need more than 1 or even 2 players to cover EVERY position.

I'd say, in an ideal world, for each shirt you want 2 players of a similarly high level, so that they can chop and change due to injury/form.  You then need a solid, maybe not flashy, third choice to step in should injuries happen.  And finally, a four or fifth player who may not naturally play in that position, they are capable of putting in a shift there.

Lord, this, and if the scenario arises that I envisioned with Sam and Dan B away with TW and Dan E got injured, we probably would have to play Dafydd Howells there in three games against NGD, Munster and Glasgow, the last game is when the 4th International is on. PLEASE don't say it is giving an opportunity to a youngster, that only proves you are NOT a true supporter of a particular Region, because he is NOT ready for that step up yet.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:00 pm

What has happened to Ross Jones wayne ? He was looking like a prospect, but he seems to have dropped off the face of the earth now.

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Post by True Raven on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:03 pm

released to rotherham

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:06 pm

LordDowlais wrote:What has happened to Ross Jones wayne ? He was looking like a prospect, but he seems to have dropped off the face of the earth now.
He wasn't good enough, he played in a number of LV and Development games and he might have been sub in some League games I think he left to go to Rotherham in the English 2nd Tier a few years ago now.

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Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:06 pm

True Raven wrote:released to rotherham

What happened there then ? Did he just not meet the requirements ? He looked like he had all the attributes to be a decent player.

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Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:07 pm

True Raven wrote:released to rotherham

You're more succinct than me TR

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:09 pm

Martyn Thomas was another. Another to fall off the face of the earth after Scarlets and Dragons. He is playing for London Welsh now isn't he ?

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Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:10 pm

LordDowlais wrote:
True Raven wrote:released to rotherham

What happened there then ? Did he just not meet the requirements ? He looked like he had all the attributes to be a decent player.

His level here was Welsh Premiership, he played many times for Bridgend, he wasn't quick enough and his positioning was also questionable.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:17 pm

Ah well, that's a shame.

how are we stocked for out and out full backs in Wales ?

Liam Williams
Leigh Halfpenny
Dan Evans
Dan Fish
Matthew Morgan

Am I missing anybody ? Of those listed above, I suppose only two are deemed good enough for international.

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:25 pm

Good to see that we are playing our Anglo Welsh home matches around Ospreylia, the first game is against Harlequins at St. Helens and the next home game is against Bristol at the Brewery Field, in between we have an away game against the Blues I have no idea where this is being played. It was also announced that the other Development competitions games will also be spread around Ospreylia.
Let me go back to Saturday nights game and it is really pleasing to see that there are NO ego's at our club, Jeff Hassler scored a first half try in his inimitable way, and was then substituted just after half time and replaced by Keelan Giles, when the boy scored his excellent try, the camera panned to the dugout and even though the players were clapping the one showing most enthusiasm was Hassler, good on you Jeff.


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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:26 pm

LordDowlais wrote:Ah well, that's a shame.

how are we stocked for out and out full backs in Wales ?

Liam Williams
Leigh Halfpenny
Dan Evans
Dan Fish
Matthew Morgan

Am I missing anybody ? Of those listed above, I suppose only two are deemed good enough for international.

Gareth Anscombe probably

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by LordDowlais on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:27 pm

wayne wrote:Gareth Anscombe probably

But hasn't he stated he want's to play at 10 ?

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Re: Ospreys 16/17 season thread

Post by wayne on Mon 19 Sep 2016, 3:33 pm

LordDowlais wrote:
wayne wrote:Gareth Anscombe probably

But hasn't he stated he want's to play at 10 ?
He might want to, but do you honestly see him turning down a cap at F/B he has shown IMO that he is better than all the others you've quoted.

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