or They may still feel like the newbies of the competition, but with 10 years .. It’s arguably the hardest position on a rugby league field, and so often th.. After stints at Penrith and Easts, he returned to Parramatta late in his career to play under legendary coach Jack Gibson. I've said to Brad [Arthur] and our CEO Jim [Sarantinos] I'll get things wrong, but that will be how I learn.". His transition to rugby league was immediately successful, representing the Kangaroos in his first year after making the switch. The quality of any ‘greatest team’ can be measured by the quality of the pl.. Last weekend, rugby league legends Johnathan Thurston and Cameron Smith fac.. Ahhh, the 1980s – mullets, moustaches, tobacco sponsorship, Rex Mossop, the..
The Eels' class of 2020 has been boosted by the arrival of representative forwards Reagan Campbell-Gillard and Ryan Matterson.
The 2017 Rugby League World Cup was arguably the most competitive edition o.. As fans gear up for the start of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup on October.. Was Sunday's ANZAC Test Australia's most significant defeat? Eels’ fans were rightly disappointed to see him end up at the Titans after his gridiron stint.
Cronin has lost count of the number of times he's stood behind the bar at his pub in Gerringong and been asked about Parramatta's hopes. I've always hoped Parramatta will win another grand final because, geez, you'd hate to be the last one to win it.". Add the ultimate game breaker in Jarryd Hayne and this Eels backline is phenomenal. After starting his career at Souths, Brian Hambly moved to Wagga where he became a Kangaroo (back in the days when you could do that from country football!).
Kenny was the man of the match in the 1982 and ’83 grand finals, retrospectively awarded the Clive Churchill Medal (as that honour was only officially introduced in 1986).
Parramatta legend Nathan Hindmarsh takes another hit-up, The statue of Eels’ champion Ray Price at Parramatta Stadium. So is the 2021 World Cup. Michael Cronin 4. His speed and ability to slice through a half gap became legendary, as did his brilliant combination with five-eighth Brett Kenny and centre partner Mick Cronin. Debuting for Parramatta against the Adelaide Rams at Parkes, 16 May 1998 (Round 10), Hindmarsh went on to become the first player in NRL history to make over … Incredibly, he also scored two tries in a man-of-the match performance for Wigan in their 1985 Challenge Cup final victory at Wembley. The younger brother of famous Eels and Australian fullback Ken, Dick Thornett was a dual rugby union/rugby league international – something that is much harder to achieve in the forwards than the backs. Rugby League Opinions is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com. "In the 33 years since we won the premiership, they should have five to 10 grand finals," Price says.
The NRL’s acquisition of the Immortals concept, and the recent announcement..