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Posted 09 February 2013 - 07:30 PM
as old rugby player I only have this much to say: American football is the sissy version of rugby.
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Armchair Educated, on 09 February 2013 - 07:31 PM, said:
when comparing british football ive always liked the expression, football is a gentlemans game played by brutes, rugby is a brutes game played by gentleman lol
Does that include the northereners who play Rugby League.
Where I live it's a massive hotbed when it comes to this code.
So by gentleman do you mean the ones educated at Eton?
Because some of these Rugby Leaguers are big bruisers with gruff northern accents.
I can assure you this scene is more real ale then Pimms.
Though I'm not disputing the fact they are gentlemen in the traditional sense.
They could have more manners than their Rugby Union counterparts.
Edited by Medium Brown, 10 February 2013 - 06:14 PM.
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