> Apart from now Bobbie has a well deserved 8 match ban to help him
> negotiate, and is 500 pounds worse off.
There was a hint of sarcasm in my posting.
> That meanes he will miss the start of SL and not play in the SCCC
> again unless Saints get to Wembley. That will not happen if a
> disorganised Saints meat a committed and prepared team in the SCCC,
> unlike Wigan last week.
I don't think so. All of you Wiganers seem to think that St. Helens RLFC
consists of only Bobbie Goulding. Well, I'm afraid not. What I think
you meant to say was "I HOPE it won't happen" about Saints getting to
> It also means that he will be a target form other teams to wind up,
> and that;s all to easy with Bobby. They know he will either back down
> and be less effective or risk a further fine and ban for fighting again.
That used to be the case with Bobbie. However, since he joined Saints
he's been pretty well immune to getting wound up. He's just concentrated
on his game, and ignored all the wind-ups. Yes, he did lose it last
week, but all players do now and again (e.g. Farrell?) I'm under know
illusions about what Bobbie is like, but he has, on the whole, learnt to
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