01 Sep 2003 - Outgoing Manly coach Peter Sharp has warned the club will continue to struggle next season unless his replacement, Des Hasler, is given more resources on and off the field. Hasler, one of Manly's favourite sons, will have a bigger staff next year with Queenslander Dennis Moore as his assistant, Auckland under-20s coach Mark Gardner joining the club and Noel Cleal taking over recruitment. 28 Sep 03 - New Manly coach Des Hasler has surrounded himself with a winning culture after securing the assistance of a number of former internationals and premiership winners for next season. Joining Hasler on the coaching staff at the Sea Eagles are Mark Carroll, Steve Roach, Geoff Toovey and Les Boyd. Bob Fulton is tipped to help in an unofficial capacity, while Cliff Lyons is deliberating over an offer to help the backs. 11 Jan 04 - Hasler recruited strength and conditioning coach Donny Singe from rugby union in Japan and his results in beefing up the Sea Eagles have been startling.