England’s Best Full-Back

England’s Best Full-Back

Mitch 11 Sep 2019 17:44 pm said..

Mike Brown, according to...

..Mike Brown!

Anyone share his opinion?

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Sheddy Mcshedface 11 Sep 2019 17:55 pm said..

That's not how you spell Alex Goode!
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TP17 11 Sep 2019 17:56 pm said..

Next joke!

Although, he is correct in saying that England’s best fullback isn’t going to the World Cup... Alex Goode.
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Chalker 11 Sep 2019 18:08 pm said..

I believe if Mike Brown had played for us he would have been a cult figure adored by GR supporters.
The GR problem with him is, of course, he plays for Quins and the perception he never passed to Jonny May. If May had been a Leicester player all of his international career I don’t suppose he would have taken the Glaws flak he has.
Imo he has been an outstanding brave full back who has served his club and country well.
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bristoldave 11 Sep 2019 18:08 pm said..

I do understand how both he and Danny Care must be feeling but they've had their 15 minutes of fame and some and although both good players for what ever reason not selected for RWC 2019 but I do wish they'd keep their views out of the press because all it does is stir things up when the squad selected need to focus on the task ahead.
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King Prawn Bhuna 11 Sep 2019 18:31 pm said..

Alastair Hignell...to be best involves more than just turning up and doing your job.

Or did I misunderstand the question.............. ;)
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Gloucester Mute 11 Sep 2019 18:58 pm said..

MB neatly misses out the behavioural transgression of having a fight with Ben Teo whilst on RWC training camp.

Yes a good full-back BUT possibly not always a team player - including reluctance to pass the ball to his wings !!
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Beddis 11 Sep 2019 19:36 pm said..

There’s a picture from the Premiership launch today with 4 players from the teams who are all probably better full backs than Daly. Actually I think all 12 players in the picture are better full backs than Daly :mrgreen:
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ryno_chelt 11 Sep 2019 21:12 pm said..

Top English full backs in selection order for me.

1 Watson
2 Goode
3 Daly
4 Brown
5 Nowell
6 Woodward
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madders 11 Sep 2019 21:20 pm said..

Brown WAS good, but he’s now past his best. If he was in the Squad l would be very concerned.
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