Chris Barrett Shane Richardson took on the top job at South Sydney for the challenge, but he had no idea just how bad things were at the famous club.
Andrew Webster Rugby league sometimes takes for granted that it has an actor of Marlon Brando's calibre owning its proudest and most storied footy club.
Outspoken Leeds rugby league boss Gary Hetherington has reportedly urged clubs to oppose Todd Carney's move to the Super League, saying it will tarnish the competition's reputation.
Ian Laybourn English Super League club Salford says it expects banned Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan to arrive next week to take up a three-month consultancy role with the club.
Jonathan Liew Perhaps, finally, we have a Wigan side fit to stand comparison with the very best.
Cronulla centre Ben Pomeroy has played his last game for the NRL club and will take up a two-year deal with French Super League outfit Catalans Dragons.
Former Cronulla, Cronulla and Penrith prop Ben Ross has denied he's set to come out of retirement and sign for Super League club London Broncos.
Clubs have rejected a proposal by Salford owner Marwan Koukash to introduce a marquee player rule in Super League.
Paul Wood took one for the team when he suffered a ruptured testicle playing in the grand final for UK club Warrington Wolves last season,
Super League wrap
James Martin Michael Dobson brought up a half century of tries for Hull KR but the scrum-half couldn't prevent Salford picking up a first victory of this Super League season as they ran out 38-34 winners.
Brad Walter Australian coach Tim Sheens has been linked with a move to Super League after Salford's Phil Veivers was sacked just five rounds into this season.
Brad Walter NRL video referee Justin Morgan has been linked to the Castleford coaching job following the sacking of fellow Australian Ian Millward.
Craig Sandercock has accepted a new 12-month contract as head coach of Super League club Hull KR.
Brad Walter St George Illawarra officials are set to block a bid by out of favour five-eighth Jamie Soward to play out the season in England and have not ruled out the possibility of him wearing the Red V again.
South Sydney veteran Roy Asotasi has announced he will leave the NRL at season's end to join English Super League club Warrington.
Brad Walter Rule out Nathan Brown as the next Super League coach returning to the NRL, with the former St George Illawarra mentor set to take charge at St Helens.
Dominic Bossi Former Sydney Roosters and North Queensland Cowboys player Anthony Watts has been released by UK club Widnes Vikings after being arrested for drug use and for his involvement in a brawl according to...
Chris Mitchell Former Panthers and Raiders NRL star Adrian Purtell has suffered a heart attack after a match in Britain.
Glenn Jackson FORMER NRL boss David Moffett has branded the ousting of chief executive David Gallop ''a disgrace'', and even claimed the sport was headed towards another Super League war.
Adrian Proszenko James Graham isn't biting when asked about THAT biting incident. Because, even two years on, it's too painful to talk about.