“Worst performance I’ve seen” — Preston

Date: Friday 11th January 2019

HEAD coach Dave Preston said Saturday’s 87-39 trouncing at Manchester was the worst performance he had seen by a Penrith side in all the years he has been involved with the club.

“I don’t know how it happened really,” he said. “They were all first team players on the pitch; there was plenty of experience out there, but there was some reason. I’m not being harsh, it’s just the way it was — we didn’t do anything well. From one to 18 we made bad decisions.

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