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Andrew Johns is the latest recruit to follow former Manly coach

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Rambo1987, Dec 4, 2011.

  1. Rambo1987

    Rambo1987 Well-Known Member

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    DES Hasler has made another significant announcement at Canterbury-Bankstown by signing retired halfback of the century Andrew Johns to the Bulldogs coaching staff.
    Johns has previously worked with Hasler at Manly, where he was responsible for fine-tuning the skills of halves Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran.

    The Bulldogs will be hoping Johns can work some similar magic with Trent Hodkinson and Kris Keating.


    http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/halfback-of-the-century-andrew-johns-is-another/story-e6frexni-1226213007837
     
  2. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    Morning Rambo, i just added this to the Ennis captain thread. Great minds post alike eh? :)
     
  3. Berkeley_Eagle

    Berkeley_Eagle Current Status: 24/7 Manly Fan 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    So that's about 6 clubs he is with now
     
  4. ManlySeaEagle85

    ManlySeaEagle85 New Member

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    So that means that Brett Kimmorley is now out of a job?
     
  5. Berkeley_Eagle

    Berkeley_Eagle Current Status: 24/7 Manly Fan 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I think he came to Manly once a week
     
  6. MK Eagle

    MK Eagle Well-Known Member

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    I'm kinda liking all this pup recruitment stuff - when they fail it just means Hasler will fall further onto his own sword. Then with more success out Manly way maybe people will recognise it was maybe the players who won the games & not the coach - though be happy to see Tooves get plenty of recognition after taking over in such tough circumstances - a 1 club local legend have a feeling he will lift the players to new heights.
     
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    • The Eagle

      The Eagle Well-Known Member

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      I'll receive hate for this but Tooves has always been my favorite,yes as in not Beaver
       
    • Jethro

      Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      and just why would you receive hate for making that statement? To each their own opinion as far as I'm concerned so if you like Tooves as your favourite over Beaver then so what. You're entitled to feel that way.
       
    • Matabele

      Matabele Well-Known Member

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      Good riddance to Johns. A divisive and callow influence if I ever heard of one.
       
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      • Central Coast Eagle

        Central Coast Eagle Active Member

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        Where does it say Johns will not be working with Manly next season?
         
      • HappilyManly

        HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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        Joey was partying in Manly with our best this week, so will continue hekping out.
        He is working for the Warriors as well. So a beat up in the papers.
         
      • Earnie the Eagle

        Earnie the Eagle Well-Known Member

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        Not a big deal, we have a champion halfback as coach.
         
      • mozgrame

        mozgrame Well-Known Member

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        I wonder which fans will go harder for their new coaches? Do you think the dogs fans will get behind Des, and cop a few losses over the course of the next season? I think they may demand results from the kick off of game 1. I get the feeling that the Manly fans will stand firm behind Tooves. We seem more staunch. Well, mostly.
         
      • Ron E. Gibbs

        Ron E. Gibbs Well-Known Member

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        Also, Toovey is one of ours. To the dogs fans, Hasler is just another hired hand, with no link whatsoever to the club except that established by direct deposit into his bank account. If he fails, and I hope he does (nothing personal, Des - I hope every team other than Manly fails as well), they'll want to bring back Dymock quick smart.
         
      • mozgrame

        mozgrame Well-Known Member

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        And i hope Dymock tells them to get stuffed. I would.
         
      • BOZO

        BOZO Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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        The dogs have Johns , Dymock , Hasler and Cleal on the sidelines and we have Daly Cherry Evans, Foran , T-REX , the Snake , Lyon, etc on the playing field and thats where games are won.
         
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        • Phantar

          Phantar Well-Known Member

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          Nice comparison Bozo, I dig it.
           
        • Rambo1987

          Rambo1987 Well-Known Member

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          A little off topic but Joeys brother Matty Johns is losing the plot after listening to him on the radio 2MMM - he attacks anyone and everyone.
          Joey will help any team out that pays him - he is the Paris Hilton of rugby league
           
        • Frank

          Frank Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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          I hate you.
           
        • winnyason

          winnyason Well-Known Member

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          Miracle worker joey has to be with Keating oh that guy is a hack the dogs own Phil Tufnell, what a joke he is.
          Hasler may as well employ grant goldman it still won't bring a champion side.
           

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