Tag: Laurie Daley

Top 100 Indigenous players in rugby league history

BY STAFF WRITERS Rugby league owes a great deal of gratitude to all those indigenous players that have taken the field past and present. We’ve tried to narrow down a list of the game’s best. Here it is! 1. ARTHUR BEETSON 2. JOHNATHAN THURSTON 3. LAURIE DALEY 4. GREG INGLIS 5. ERIC SIMMS 6. GORDEN […]

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Queensland has already won the series if the Blues make changes for Game III in Brisbane

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The state of New South Wales is still reeling after a nightmare on Wednesday at ANZ Stadium. At half-time, eight million people were on cloud nine. Forty minutes later, Queensland had come back from the dead again to steal Game II. But the agony may not stop there. The inevitable drums […]

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Matthew Johns names next coach in line to lead the Blues if Daley walks away

Former New South Wales Blues five-eigth Matthew Johns believes Dean Pay is next in line to coach the Blues if current mentor Laurie Daley decides to take a position at an NRL club. Speaking on Triple M on Thursday morning, Johns said the whispers were getting louder that Daley is ready to take on a […]

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Laurie is a legend but must fall on his sword if Blues lose three straight series

@woodward_curtis If rugby league coaches live and die by results, New South Wales State of Origin Coach Laurie Daley is hanging from a cliff by nothing more than a couple of fingers. The Canberra legend is just two games away from three consecutive series defeats. If the Blues lose again, Daley will join Craig Bellamy […]

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Laurie Daley must pick his State of Origin Blues for the future and to save his own job

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Someone far more important once said, “Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it”. The question is, has the New South Wales Coach Laurie Daley ever heard the saying? The short answer is probably not. Here we are knocking on the door of another State of Origin […]

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