Tag: Jake Friend

Trent Robinson risks losing his job if he doesn’t make a tough call on Jake Friend

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Trent Robinson is revered as one of the top rugby league minds in the world. He has won a premiership, several minor premierships and is the coach of arguably the most powerful NRL franchise in all the lands. The Sydney Roosters started 2018 as premiership favourites after luring legendary Melbourne playmaker […]

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Roosters fans wanted captain Jake Friend hooked during Souths loss

Sydney Roosters skipper Jake Friend might be hurting just a little more on Friday morning after his team went down to rivals South Sydney at Allianz Stadium on Thursday night. Adding to the loss, Friend had a horror night individually. At one point with the Roosters on the attack and Cronk calling for the ball, […]

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Australia names five debutants for Scotland showdown

BY CURTIS WOODWARD Australia has named their team to play Scotland in the opening Four Nations match this weekend with five debutants in the squad. Jake Friend has been selected on a five-man bench with winger Valentine Holmes to drop off. It was being reported yesterday that Michael Morgan would start at five-eigth but coach […]

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Friend and Mbye put Friendship on Hold for Elimination Final

Sydney Roosters’ Jake Friend and Canterbury’s Moses Mbye will be two of the most important players on the field this Friday night for their respective teams. But ahead of the elimination final, Friend has come clean about his friendship with the rising playmaker “I’m good mates with Moses, he grew up with my little brother,” […]

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