Homeward Bound

Home sweet home. How I’ve missed you. How I’ve looked forward to this day.

It’s been fantastic to have the great game back on TV for the last month, with the Nines, the trial matches and the first two rounds, but none of it really compares to the tingle as the boys run out onto the hallowed turf, to being surrounded by thousands of people who all feel the same way. Thousands of people who strap themselves in to ride the rollercoaster, who get out of their seats when Manu crashes over in the corner, or when Ben Matulino puts a big hit on #ouaa! Thousands of people who are on your team. Twenty years strong. Thousands of people who make you feel part of their team. Part of the team.

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It’s Not That Easy Being Green

I have to admit, I didn’t expect Canberra to put up that much of a fight. I know it was away from home. I know we gave up a second-half lead in Round One against the Knights. Maybe recent memories of thumping the Raiders by 50 got the better of me, but I expected to sit back, relax and enjoy the try-fest. Continue reading It’s Not That Easy Being Green

Too Early For A Must Win?

In recent times, Warriors dates with Canberra have been more successful than a Todd Carney session on Tinder, but after a first round loss, and with the slippery Eels looming in Round 3, they’ll need to make sure they put in the appropriate groundwork on Sunday. Continue reading Too Early For A Must Win?

Second Half Knightmare

So the Warriors lost a Round 1 game. Again. Slow starters. Can’t win away from home. Same old story.

Should we be surprised? Probably not.

Should the Warriors faithful panic? Not yet.

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