Parra Post Mortem: Not pretty but finals await

BY BOZZA Previous Round Following Round It wasn’t pretty, it wasn’t overly impressive, but the Parramatta’s performance against South Sydney was enough to earn a 22-16 victory and a double chance in September. Seemingly guilty again of tailoring their performance to the opposition in front of them the Eels were saved from a potential embarrassing result by the rare … More Parra Post Mortem: Not pretty but finals await

Parra Post Mortem: An 86-point attacking frenzy at Suncorp

BY BOZZA Previous RoundFollowing Round From the very first hit-up the match, to its final moments, the Round 25 clash between Brisbane and Parramatta was anything but your usual NRL battle. The Broncos entered the game having won five of their last six games and with a chance to secure a double chance in the finals. … More Parra Post Mortem: An 86-point attacking frenzy at Suncorp

Parra Post Mortem: Greater challenges lie ahead

BY BOZZA Previous Round Following Round It perhaps isn’t often that a 30-8 result would leave the winning team a little underwhelmed, but Parramatta’s Thursday night victory over the Titans may be one such occasion. Let it be said that if given the choice, Parra Post Mortem will always prefer an underwhelming victory to a devastating … More Parra Post Mortem: Greater challenges lie ahead

Parra Post Mortem: Eels thrive in Retro Round rain

BY BOZZA Previous Round Following Round Parramatta’s late season charge for September continues to gather pace after the Eels methodically eased past a disappointing Canterbury side in the NRL’s Retro Round. After what might have been their best win of the season last week against the Broncos, there might have been fears of a let down in … More Parra Post Mortem: Eels thrive in Retro Round rain

Parra Post-Mortem: Eels rope in the Broncos

BY BOZZA Previous Round Following Round Despite four straight victories over St George, Canterbury, Melbourne and Wests, many still questioned the strength of the Eels’ form and expected them to succumb to a Broncos team hoping to strengthen their top four claims. Expectations that would no doubt have been increased after Brisbane raced out to an early 12-0 lead, all the … More Parra Post-Mortem: Eels rope in the Broncos

Parra Post-Mortem: Eels escape the Tigers’ clutches.

By Bozza Previous Round Following Round The Round 20 clash between the Eels and the Tigers provided Parramatta’s mid-season acquisition Mitchell Moses, his first opportunity to face off against the team he left. Perhaps more importantly though, for the first time the two teams competed for the Stay Kind Cup. Stay Kind Day and the Stay … More Parra Post-Mortem: Eels escape the Tigers’ clutches.

Parra Post Mortem – Eels slip past spineless Storm

 The State of Origin period often proves the best time to confront teams like the Melbourne Storm as it proved again this year for Parramatta. With the Melbourne spine unavailable due to Origin duties, the Eels travelled to south and surged past a weakened Storm to further enhance their 2017 Finals prospects. … More Parra Post Mortem – Eels slip past spineless Storm

Parra Post-Mortem: Moses Proves the Match-Winner

BY BOZZA Previous Round Following Round There was a time when a clash between Parramatta and Canterbury was eagerly anticipated by all Rugby League followers. The two clubs dominated the 1980’s sharing eight premierships between them during a glorious period for both teams. While it may longer be the marquee match-up it once was, it … More Parra Post-Mortem: Moses Proves the Match-Winner

Parra Post-Mortem: The Roller-Coaster Continues

BY BOZZA Previous Round Following Round A week after a disappointing result against North Queensland, round 15 saw the roller-coaster that is Parramatta’s 2017 season continue with a 24-10 victory over St George. It is somewhat surprising that a team designed to thrive on a platform built upon consistency of effort can suffer such fluctuation … More Parra Post-Mortem: The Roller-Coaster Continues