Gorden Tallis: I Want to Punch David Klemmer
Gorden Tallis has reacted strongly to David Klemmer’s sledging of Cameron Smith and Corey Parker saying “he is a player he would have punched”.
“He’s going overboard. If I was a friend of David Klemmer I’d be saying ‘listen mate, you’re a very good player but let your footy do the talking’,” Tallis told Triple M.
“Pull it back. If you want to be like that, go into UFC and see how tough you are.
“Rugby league is a game played with skill. You’re a great young player but stop running your mouth off until you’ve got the respect from the other guys.
“I think he’s better than that. He does not need to do that. He is not going to get any friends.”
Asked if Klemmer was showing a lack of respect, the man known as Raging Bull replied: “Yes. 100 per cent.