I was confident, backs to the wall we like adversity. Full marks to BA, he was able to get them up and got them ready to go. It could be a kick start to our season, we were tough and strong and on top for most of the game. It showed we are good enoug
OK, so I'll preface this blog with saying I think the Independent Doctor is a good idea for the NRL. It helps mitigate possible legal action down the track by trying to say they did everything they can to eliminate head injuries during a game, and to
This concept of IQ and footy smarts has become popular in recent times and I'm starting to wonder if we recruit from the other end. i.e. like picking a monkey, because you know you can train him....in Parra's case it seems that in terms of defense, t
Always one of the games of the year for Eels supporters, tonight we see the boys up against the old foes, Manly and at home at Four Pines. Manly started the year well with a win then went onto the bye last week and
Ask no questions, and you’ll be told no lies. So says Pip’s sister, in Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations (1861), when Pip (see Chapter 2) had queried the sounds of guns in the distance. But Pip already suspected the truth. He knew convicts were on
Our worst start to a season since 2018, what happened in 2018? We lost our first 6 and 11 of our first 13, finishing last. This wont be a repeat, purely due to the fact our club is better ran than it was then and we have a better squad overall. Thoug
Well, if there's any pluses about the Eels playing in the 6pm Friday evening time slot, at home it would surely be that plenty of Parra faithful will flock to Commbank Stadium after work, but Sharks fans won't make the game in time for kick off.
Alchemy. The ancient art of transformation of metals into something greater than the sum of their parts. It's also about the hero’s transformative journey through all the Herculean-like tests. It explains much of Star Wars, The Mandalorian, its ligh
"Even the two quick try's at the end of a game to shorten up the margins when said team didn't look like busting a line all game as an example. We've all been out and witnessed the hangers ona's around the players. Crime families we usually see on…"