Supposition and roundabouts.In fact, I doubt very much the club would have agreed to a new deal of $800k per season, given Tartak was trying to use the Tigers as leverage & Benji came out & said they weren’t interested in Schuster.
I suspect Mario Tartak was left red faced & biscuit ersed after that & was happy to accept whatever deal Manly offered Schuster.
That says that the 3 year extension expires at the end of 2027. So to me, the reduced contract starts in 2025. The old contract is to expire in 2024 where he still is on big dollars.See if you can make any sense of it..
Josh Schuster contract: Manly Sea Eagles' star takes a pay cut to stay with the club | Sporting News AustraliaJosh Schuster has signed a three-year contract extension with the Manly Sea Eagles which involves taking a pay cut and having to contend with the incoming arrival of Luke Brooks next season.www.sportingnews.com
And so the Isaac Moses infiltration of Manly continuesI can see it now. Sheens leaves tigers and becomes Seibolds assist coach in 2024 with his buddy McDonald .