Teams: Australia & Newcastle United
Sugar Kane Johnson flies the coop ... where's our bonus in the cap to keep him
In all reality though he was always gonna come back - I remember 1996 draft day when he and Brent Williams were drafted and both of them were in tears at having to come over to SA to a laughing-stock that had been butchered (and rightly so) in the Vic media all year.
You never know Tiges ... he might be Carey bait but don't be surprised to see a shock swoop for Spider Everitt ...
"They picked on the wrong man - and the wrong country. It was like pouring petrol onto a fire as far as I was concerned.
There's an old saying that the dog that barks loudest never bites. They did a lot of barking but we bit them pretty hard. Uruguay's attitude just showed how scared they were of us - it was their last resort."
- Vincenzo Grella, Parma & Australia.