They mentioned on channel nine there was news about to break out of Penrith regarding M.E I really hope he hasn't been sacked yet, how often do you see a coach get the flick and the team gets up the next time they play. (more often than not) Penrith still deciding on Elliott http://www.foxsports.com.au/story/0,8659,24301679-23214,00.html PENRITH were unable to confirm or deny the sacking of coach Matthew Elliott. Speculation was rife Elliott had been shown the door after a disappointing NRL season, the Panthers slumping to four losses in their last five games missing the finals. Ã¢Â€ÂœI spoke to the CEO (Mick Leary) at about 7.50pm and he said there hadn't been any further decisions made on Matthew Elliott's future at the club,'' a Panthers media spokesman said. Ã¢Â€ÂœAt this stage we can't confirm or deny it.'' Leary was at a referees' function and wasnÃ¢Â€Â™t contactable. The Panthers play their last match for 2008 against frontrunners Manly at CUA Stadium Saturday night.