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Manly Team for 2013

Eaglesroc

Eaglesroc

This is what i think the Manly Team may look like for next year

1 B Stewart
2 J Taufua
3 J Lyon (c)
4 S Matai
5 D Williams/ B Farrar
6 K Foran
7 D Cherry Evans
8 J King
9 M Ballin
10 B Kite/ R Fao'oso
11 A Watmough
12 J Burher
13 G Stewart

14 J Galavao
15 R Fao'oso/ V Mauro / Magnus Stromquist
16 M Chee Kam/D Gower
17 G Rose/ B Lawrence 
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Goodsy

Goodsy

I'm happy to have Joey onboard full time.. can only do DCE and Foz good with all Joeys experience.. just as long as he is not a bad influence with the 'off field' stuff..

Bit of a joke if there are people out there saying he is being disloyal to his Knights.. the guys still has to have a job. 
knitey

knitey

Agree, why spend 2.5 hrs driving when you can do it in 15mins. He lives at Mona Vale. 
Goodsy

Goodsy

haha - get that rubbish off him !! Burn it !! 
Marcus1979

Marcus1979

Goodsey are you nervous about Joey being a assistant Coach. I mean look at his past coaching gigs :lol: 
Watnow

Watnow

Was involved in 2011 and how did that turn out? 
Eaglesroc

Eaglesroc

Whats Everyone think of us maybe losing Wolfie and Georgie Rose 
knitey

knitey

You would lose some depth without the Wolfman.....you would lose some excess weight without George. 
Marcus1979

Marcus1979

Excess weight without George :lol: 
professional

professional

Rose is a really good bench prop but he's struggled with fitness and consistency for a while now. He'll be a loss and the Sea Eagles' will be lacking in depth among props but they will cope without him.

Having Brett Stewart is far more important than the depth that Williams, Mauro and Rose provide. 
Goodsy

Goodsy

I ditto that.. I would add to it, but really would be just saying the same thing in a different way. 
Eaglesroc

Eaglesroc

I spose it would be a chance to bring up some juniors as well 
cpr_89

cpr_89

Both halves got significant upgrades which has impacted on your ability to retain players...hope for your sake they can lead the way. 
Watnow

Watnow

Think sides will be scared of when the likes of Kite, King and Lyon move on.
Choc probably a year later.

That's when we open up our wallet 
Eaglesroc

Eaglesroc

Id like us to bring some of the juniors forward through 
Watnow

Watnow

Our succesful sides have always had a mix. Props we're covered with some promising juniors. Centre's on the other hand 
nadyone

nadyone

This is my take on the 17 that Manly will field.

1. Brett Stewart
2. Jorge Tafua
3. Jamie Lyon
4. Steve Matai
5. David Williams
6. Kieren Foran
7. Daly Cherry-Evans
8. Jason King
9. Matt Ballin
10. Brent Kite
11. Anthony Wamough
12. Jamie Buhrer
13. Glenn Stewart
14. Joe Galuvao
15. George Rose
16. Richard Fa'oso
17. Michael Chee Kam

With Gifty out for the opening 6-10 weeks, Galuvao will start in the 2nd row, Buhrer will start at lock & either Lawrence or Horo will come onto the bench. 
Goodsy

Goodsy

It's a pretty strong team.. very happy with it. Hopefully we get good impact from the bench front rowers.

I am looking forward to watching Buhrer this season now that he will (or atleast bloody well should) receive a run on spot and more game time.

* just hope the players are mentally up for the season and don't allow the current off field crap distract them.. 
professional

professional

:lol: Genuinely thought you had photoshopped his sunglasses on too. 
Morkel

Morkel

[h=1]Manly Sea Eagles still yet to register Brett Stewart's contract[/h]
THE NRL is still to register the contract of Manly's star fullback Brett Stewart.

It is understood the Sea Eagles and NRL officials will meet today to discuss the extraordinary delay.
Unless the contract is registered, Stewart would be unavailable to play Manly's round one match against the Broncos at Suncorp Stadium.
One source said: "He could be the world's richest water boy."
Stewart's deal at Brookvale is worth about $550,000 for 2013.
Manly players and fans are stunned their club's management - and the NRL - have not worked out a resolution, especially since the salary cap was recently increased from $4.4 million to $5.1 million.
The Sea Eagles discussed the drama at a club CEOs conference on Wednesday.
Sources claim Manly are trying to shift money from the salary cap to third-party agreements to have the Stewart deal settled - but the NRL isn't accepting the situation. Rival NRL clubs have also objected.

Manly management will meet NRL salary cap auditor Ian Schubert this morning.
Stewart missed last weekend's trial game against the Sydney Roosters with a hamstring injury. His manager George Mimis, was unavailable for comment last night.

http://www.couriermail.com.au/sport/nrl/manly-sea-eagles-still-yet-to-register-brett-stewarts-contract/story-e6frep5x-1226583026886 
Morkel

Morkel

I'm sure Nady will happily throw in some 3rd party money. Honestly though, if he's signed for $550k and the club doesn't have that room, they shouldn't be allowed to just shift it to 3rd party payments.

Should we assume that the reason the cap increase hasn't helped is because the majority of the recent re-signings included % clauses too? 
nadyone

nadyone

I'm bringing my conspiracy theorist out & for mine it's just typical anti-Manly BS from the NRL. 
Morkel

Morkel

After a gift premiership barely more than a year ago? 
nadyone

nadyone

We deserved that. After all, we make the NRL worth watching. 

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