Parra Post-Mortem: At Least We Didn’t Lose to Newcastle

By Bozza Previous Round Following Round “At least we didn’t lose to Newcastle” This was my meek response to relentless ribbing about Parramatta’s humbling 48-10 Mother’s Day defeat at the hands of the Sydney Roosters. After 3 weeks of sustained improvement, hopes were high going into the clash against the Roosters. Unfortunately, reality and expectation … More Parra Post-Mortem: At Least We Didn’t Lose to Newcastle

Saints Summary: Why Is Everyone Talking About Wayne Carey Again?

BY BOZZA “When this many players get involved (in the melee), something has happened that was untoward.” After taking this long to produce our Saints Summary for Round 8, it would be imprudent to ignore the story that has sent the football world into a fit of self-flagellation. As you are no doubt aware, Carlton’s … More Saints Summary: Why Is Everyone Talking About Wayne Carey Again?

Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Eels Rd 11 Preview

  BY ROB We’ve abandoned the usual format at the Rumble this week, as dire situations call for extreme measures. If the alarm bells weren’t ringing after the Bulldogs fiasco then they were definitely cranked up to eleven after the woeful display of insipid football against the Knights. I’ve done away with the segments focussing … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Eels Rd 11 Preview

Raiders Rumble 2017 – Rd 10 Raiders v Knights Preview

  BY ROB A lot happens in a fortnight, especially when the majority of the league gets the week off due to Rep round. Players get season ending injuries (Idris, Williams) or get done for shoving powdered line marker up their schnozzes (Kenny-Dowall, Proctor and Bromwich). If there is one team that has avoided all … More Raiders Rumble 2017 – Rd 10 Raiders v Knights Preview

Saints Summary: Saints Pass the Friday Night Examination

BY BOZZA St Kilda have threatened all year to produce an elite four quarter performance. After a few near misses, it was under the spotlight of Friday Night Football and in the face of a flag contender that the Saints finally proved their bona fides. After an arm wrestle for three quarters the young Saints … More Saints Summary: Saints Pass the Friday Night Examination

Can the Victory Add to the List of Championship Boilovers?

Sydney FC stand a single game away from completing the greatest individual season in the history of the A-League. The A-League Grand Final will see the Sky Blues take on Melbourne Victory to be crowned Champions of Australia. Having single mindedly overcome every obstacle in their path all year, suffering only one defeat, it is … More Can the Victory Add to the List of Championship Boilovers?