Panthers sack Griffin 4 weeks from finals

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  1. Timmah

    Timmah LeagueUnlimited News Editor Staff Member

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    Trent Barrett, come on down
     
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  3. One Warrior

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    Is this for real, just stupid.
     
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    lockyno1 Immortal

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    Panthers knew this bloke couldn’t win a premiership good call
     
  5. Life's Good

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    Ivan coming home to coach his son?
     
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    Man the players must really hate him.
     
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    Please please please please please please please please
     
  9. Life's Good

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    You guys won yesterday. I’m thinking it’s an extension for Barrett. You gotta lock that man down.
     
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  10. t-ba

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    Des isn't a bad shout imo if they can convince him to have an 8 week stint.

    He can certainly motivate a side and as long as you didn't put him near the recruitment I reckon he could one shot a premiership tilt.
     
  11. Bazal

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    Wow. Gus and his ego, eh?

    I mean, I reckon Griffin is an ordinary coach and all....but four weeks from the finals? I just can't see how that improves their chances at all.
     
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    Something more to this, surely.
     
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  13. catstorm

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    This is one of the most basket case moves I’ve ever seen from a club
     
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    QFT.

    Bad timing though. Not sure we can have any shot at winning another game this year. Surely not all players will be happy with this.
     
  15. jargan83

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    This is a little unexpected.
     
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    Meapro Ham Juniors

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    Can’t remember that ever happening before - coach sacked from a side that’s going to make the finals
     
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    The Tampon is laughing this week, while poor Super Coach Sticky is singing,
    How do you solve a problem like Leilua?
    How do you catch a cloud and pin it down?
    How do you find a word that means Leilua?
    A flibbertijibbet! A will-o'-the wisp! A clown!
     
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  18. Captain Apollo

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    The heading on the NRL's website is a bit mis-leading (article in question - https://www.nrl.com/news/2018/08/06...h-anthony-griffin-four-weeks-out-from-finals/) as it says -

    So it means he's gone at the end of the season, not straight away.
     
  19. catstorm

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    Not just finals they have a legitimate shot at top 4, and from there anything can happen.
     
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    You’d think we were languishing at the bottom of the table after years of failure given the departure.

    I’d want an explanation but I know Gus won’t give us one.

    Four weeks from the finals. Wow.

    Ciraldo could be our coach. I’m f**king cheering. Clubs go well with coaches without any tangible experience. Why should I worry.

    f**king Gus and his ego. If I had Twitter I’d call that merkin our. f**king toss.
     
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