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PostRhys on Thu Jun 29, 2017 6:25 pm

With Manga signing a new contract, Warnock has giving himself a selection headache. If he chooses to go for a back five then that solves the problem. However I think Warnock will probably choose the less defensive option of a back four. So who makes the back four for you?

So full backs;
Connolly, Richards, Paterson, Bennett, Peltier

Paterson is injured for now so I'm guessing it'll be Peltier and Bennett starting the season

Centre backs:
Bamba, Manga, Morrison, Connolly

I would like Warnock to pick Manga and Bamba but is more likely to go, in my view, for Manga Morrison and put Bamba maybe in front of them for the bigger away games..

What you think?
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PostTDA on Thu Jun 29, 2017 10:53 pm

Ideally.........

Paterson Bamba Manga Bennett
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PostRhys on Fri Jun 30, 2017 6:18 pm

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PostTDA on Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:30 am


Nothing new there ...... some lead, others follow...... imitation is the sincerest form of flattery .........
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PostCyncoedslumdog on Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:45 am

Back three for me with Bamba, Manga, Morrison or Connolly.
Wing backs Richards/Patterson and Bennett.
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Post*** G L O V E S *** on Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:56 am

Yep, I agree with CS - has to be a back three, with Bamba, Manga and Morrison (Connolly will no doubt play a fair share of games due to injuries, suspensions and pure rotation). Also got a few wing-back options so would be silly not to utilise our strongest aspect.
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PostTDA on Sat Jul 01, 2017 2:00 am

@Cyncoedslumdog wrote:Back three for me with Bamba, Manga, Morrison or Connolly.
Wing backs Richards/Patterson and Bennett.

Harsh on Peltier, as he is the only one you haven't mentioned ........
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PostRhys on Sat Jul 01, 2017 2:24 am

@TDA wrote:
@Cyncoedslumdog wrote:Back three for me with Bamba, Manga, Morrison or Connolly.
Wing backs Richards/Patterson and Bennett.

Harsh on Peltier, as he is the only one you haven't mentioned ........

There also wouldn't be much room for peltier with a back five...presumably with five at the back we would be looking for lively wingbacks...bennett and intially richards (paterson when fit)...poor lee is too defensive to play with a back four
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PostTDA on Sat Jul 01, 2017 2:28 am

We have an embarrassment of riches defensively. Peltier would walk into most Championship sides, as would Connolly.
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