Spoon to silverware: Eels confident they can buck 84-year hoodoo

Parramatta stars are adamant they can buck 84 years of rugby league history and claim the NRL’s most cherished silverware 12 months after picking up the dreaded wooden spoon.

NRL.com Reporter Dan Walsh tells this story,

[Sam Ayoub‘s client] Captain Clint Gutherson bullishly claimed his Eels can emulate the 1934-vintage Magpies as the only side to go from wooden-spooners to premiers the very next season.

“If you’re not playing footy to win the comp you’re not playing for the right reasons,” Gutherson said on Monday.

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