>weekend I liked both. However ....
>Wembley was easier to get into than Twickenham ground
>Beer was the same price
>The new Twickenham is a soul-less concrete jungle
>Union showed its usual flair and had .... a military band. Wow!
>The Leicester and Sale fans just did not have the same vibrance and
>humour as the Saints and Bradford fans the week before.
>But most importantly the union game was so boring I spent most of the
>match watching the bits of scenery I could through binoculars. I have
>vowed never to go to a Union game again - but if I waver I will
>*definitely* never ever go to a game that features Leicester.
>I even preferred to watch the game on Sunday where Saints got a good
>tanning from a really error-free Bradford outfit just to see some
>e***ment and refereeing decisions that I could understand even if I
>didn't agree with them.
>Sorry Union, you've lost me after that one.
is one of the stadia with least atmosphere I have been to. However
please don't make sweeping statements about rugby union and atmosphere
based on that game.
Ever seen the mighty white machine play in Cardiff Arms Park? you will
not find more atmosphere or emotion at any sporting event. I have seen
quite a few sporting events of different kinds in different venues Wales
v England is just about the best.
This is not just the usual partisan ***its true.
Leicester got beat earlier this season by an error free Brieve team, and
unlike Bradford who could have won by 50 points Brieve took nearly every