Tag: JOSH MANSOUR

Successful comeback has Mansour gunning for World Cup return for Kangaroos

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Penrith Panthers flyer Josh Mansour is just happy to be back on the footy field after a successful return from six months out of the game. Mansour starred as the resurgent Panthers hammered the struggling Canterbury Bulldogs 38-0 on Sunday. And now the winger is aiming at reclaiming his spot in […]

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Inglis full of praise for Holmes after strong debut

Australian centre Greg Inglis has praised debutant Valentine Holmes after an impressive display in the Kangaroos win over New Zealand in Perth. Despite his effort, coach Mal Meninga has guaranteed Josh Mansour a place in the opening Four Nations match after missing the test with the Kiwis. “It was a great effort from Val, he […]

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Peachey credits teammates for switch to centres ahead of semi-final

He was only recently touted as representative forward but Tyrone Peachey has been a relevation for the Penrith Panthers in the centres and credits Josh Mansour and rookie halfback Nathan Cleary for making the transition easier than expected. “I was a bit nervous at the start when Hook told me I’d be playing centre,” Peachey […]

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Fittler not sure if Bryce Cartwright is ready for State of Origin footy

Penrith Panthers legend Brad Fittler has reservations over selecting Penrith young gun Bryce Cartwright for State of Origin this year. The 1991 premiership winner believes there is still plenty of improvement left in the backrower. “Maybe off the bench, super-talented,” Fittler told sportsfan.com.au. “There are a lot of errors in his game. “The best part […]

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