The
argument in sections of the media about whether or not the game is
“better” as a result of Super League is meaningless, for we are not to
know what it would have been like without it.

But there’s one
thing we do know for certain. The real reason Super League happened,
and deeply divided the game, is that greed and overindulgence prevailed
as they generally do. And the greed and overindulgence were on BOTH
sides, a fact that must never be overlooked.

The reality is that too much was paid to too many… and the price for that indulgence is still being paid by the game.

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