Nothing should get a team fired more than a video thrown together by a PR department requesting people in the media spotlight talk about their chances of winning a sporting contest.
Forget that most of them couldn’t give a stuff about the English Rugby League team, or that some of them were obviously filmed on a 2002 Motorola as they walked through a corridor on their way to something that was actually important, this was a great moment for Rugby League in England!
Looking past the quote by The Worst British Sporting Captain In History that it was “about time we right a lot of wrongs”, which I’m guessing is code for being upset that you embarrassed your nation with your futility against the worlds best players, this was a feel good moment for everyone involved in English Rugby League:
With Mr Gwyneth Paltrow’s music playing in the background and everyone doing their best to make sure they don’t read directly from cue cards, it was a nice little marketing ploy that I’m sure will interest someone!
I bet Rangi Chase was full of pride after watching it!
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Jan 11, 2020 0