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« Reply #15 on: January 10, 2018, 01:51:07 PM »

He's no Sonny Walters. Can't see him putting in the extras like Walters did to get back, and honestly can't see him lasting now
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« Reply #16 on: January 10, 2018, 02:16:44 PM »

So you want to fire a guy for his 2nd transgression at the club?  That to me seems extremely harsh.

Yes, he has messed up a lot at the Gold Coast, but when he arrived Ross stated that he gets a clean slate.  His only prior issue has been turning up drunk to a Peel game and then trying to talk to his cousin over the coach.

He then has this issue and you want to have him fired.  Please!!!!

If we fired him then we clearly didn't give him a clean slate like we publicly stated. 

Sending him to Peel is a big punishment and now it's entirely up to Harley to decide if he really wants to play AFL.  The same thing was done to Michael Walters and look how he came back. 

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« Reply #17 on: January 10, 2018, 02:20:28 PM »

So you want to fire a guy for his 2nd transgression at the club?  That to me seems extremely harsh.

Yes, he has messed up a lot at the Gold Coast, but when he arrived Ross stated that he gets a clean slate.  His only prior issue has been turning up drunk to a Peel game and then trying to talk to his cousin over the coach.

He then has this issue and you want to have him fired.  Please!!!!

If we fired him then we clearly didn't give him a clean slate like we publicly stated. 

Sending him to Peel is a big punishment and now it's entirely up to Harley to decide if he really wants to play AFL.  The same thing was done to Michael Walters and look how he came back.

Turned up drunk, during the season, while rehabbing from injury(?)

He's had two chances, as Ada said, Ross is big on the clean slate sure. But he is also big on only getting one second chance.

Unfortunately, Bennell is not Walters.

I do hope I am wrong with all this, but I can only see it ending in tears tbh
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« Reply #18 on: January 10, 2018, 02:27:59 PM »

How many chances would you give him Valk?
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« Reply #19 on: January 10, 2018, 05:48:04 PM »

He's no Sonny Walters. Can't see him putting in the extras like Walters did to get back, and honestly can't see him lasting now
Mental wise, he certainly is no Son Son, but football wise he is a genius.
The sad part about that is that as football lovers, we will more than likely never see the true genius of him.
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« Reply #20 on: January 10, 2018, 05:53:57 PM »

Money on him never playing again.
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« Reply #21 on: January 10, 2018, 06:16:57 PM »

How many chances would you give him Valk?

I think the 8 week banishment and big fine surely means this is his last chance.
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« Reply #22 on: January 10, 2018, 10:10:34 PM »

Money on him never playing again.
You will see him playing, just as a hired gun in local leagues or WAFL.......    A younger Fev
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« Reply #23 on: January 11, 2018, 08:46:57 AM »

You just know somehow this won't be the last time it's just prolonging the inevitable
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« Reply #24 on: January 11, 2018, 04:22:58 PM »

Money on him never playing again.
You will see him playing, just as a hired gun in local leagues or WAFL.......    A younger Fev

Yep, agree completely.
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« Reply #25 on: January 11, 2018, 06:37:21 PM »

Sadly, I think you are correct.
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