The Ricoh Years
Posted by: Matt82 (IP Logged)
Date: 23 March, 2020 07:18

So boredom has crept in. I’ve watched back a few of our great matches over the last few years and it got me thinking. We’ve had some fantastic players to watch since the move to the Ricoh so what do I think is our best/would be my favourite team. Well I did that and got even more bored and thought based on this seasons squad numbers (taken from Bobby Bridge’s numbers) what would be our best squad? (You can see how bored I’m getting!). So based on the following, pick your best/favourite squad from the Ricoh years. Based on the numbers below, a squad of 46.

4x TH, LH and HK
6x lock
8x BR
4x SH
3x FH
5x CE
5x WG
3x FB

LH - Mullan, McIntyre, ZZ, Harris
TH - JCW, Brookes, Stuart, Alo
HK - Taylor, Cruse, Johnson, Festuccia
LK - Launchbury, Symons, Gaskell, Davies, Rowlands, Matthews
BR - Smith, Willis, Jones, Young, Thompson, Haskell, Hughes, Carr
SH - Robson, Simpson, Vellacott, Porter
FH - Cipriani, Umaga, Sopoaga
CE - Gopperth, Fekitoa, Jacobs, JdJ, Daly
WG - Wade, Halai, Bassett, Kibirige, Varndell
FB - Beale, Piutau, WLR



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 23/03/2020 11:22 by Matt82.

Re: The Ricoh Years
Posted by: Penn Wasp (IP Logged)
Date: 23 March, 2020 10:12

TH - Mullan
LH - Stuart
HK - Festuccia
LK - Launchbury, Symons
BR - Smith, Haskell, Hughes
SH - Robson
FH - Cipriani
CE - Gopperth, Daly
WG - Wade, Kibirige
FB - Piutau

The back row was the most difficult for me by far - almost all of them would be in most people's teams.
Also, when close, I included players when they were at their best
also, tried to remove any bias towards players who 'upset' me

Re: The Ricoh Years
Posted by: Vespulavulgaris (IP Logged)
Date: 23 March, 2020 11:19

You've got your props the wrong way round.

Re: The Ricoh Years
Posted by: Matt82 (IP Logged)
Date: 23 March, 2020 11:22

Quote:
Vespulavulgaris
You've got your props the wrong way round.

Amended!

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