Manly Sea Eagles

Eagles belong in NRL finals: Reynolds

James MacSmith 3:57 PM   South Sydney star Adam Reynolds has declared Manly "rightful" NRL finalists ahead of a crucial round 22 clash against the Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval on Friday night.

Bedsy’s mind to made up in next five weeks

The end? JULY 25:  Wayne Bennett does not expect to see Geoff Toovey back in the NRL as a coach

Steve Mascord   Wayne Bennett does not expect to see Geoff Toovey back in the NRL as a coach, lamenting the disposability of mentors in the modern-day game.

Manly shock NRL ladder leaders Brisbane

Job well done: Manly's Jake Trbojevic celebrates with teammates after his team's win over Brisbane.

Russell Jackson   Manly have put a week of turmoil behind them, producing a magnificent performance to destroy NRL competition leaders Brisbane 44-14.

Barrett quits as Country coach to focus on Manly

In Manly's sights: Trent Barrett.

Adrian Proszenko   Trent Barrett has quit his job as Country Origin coach to focus solely on turning Manly's fortunes around next year.

Newcastle Knights want title within three years

Sacked: Newcastle Knights coach Rick Stone was given his marching orders this week.

Adrian Proszenko   Newcastle chairman Brian McGuigan says the next head coach must be a "visionary" capable of delivering on his bold ambitions to make the top eight next year, the top four the following and deliver a premiership by the third.

Manly teams fight adversity: Toovey

On the way out: Manly coach Geoff Toovey was sacked this week.

Russell Jackson   ​Stick together and look after each other.

Eagles Angels supporters group considers parting with Manly

Moving on? Sarah Murdoch and Wendy Harmer are two of the founding members of the the Eagles Angels.

Adrian Proszenko   The Eagles Angels, Manly's pioneering female league supporters group, is considering breaking away from the club after being neglected by its new management regime.

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Brown praises Barrett appointment as coach

NRL. Round 12. Sporting Bet stadium, Penrith.
Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels. 
Lewis Brown in action
Friday 30th May, 2014
Photos: Anthony Johnson

Michael Carayannis   Lewis Brown explains why he is excited to reunite with Trent Barrett at Manly next year.

Toovey pays price for Stewart's exit, even though 'Gifty' wanted to go

On the way out: Manly coach Geoff Toovey.

Adrian Proszenko   Geoff Toovey has paid the price for Glenn Stewart's departure from Manly despite the fact the veteran backrower had previously asked the coach for a release from the club.

Toovey puts brave face on sacking

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Manly coach Geoff Toovey during the press conference announcing his sacking as Manly coach for 2016. 29th July 2015
Photo Dallas Kilponen

Manly coach Geoff Toovey has put a brave face on his sacking, warning NRL rivals his team is still a finals threat this season.

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My son is a political pawn: Geoff Toovey's dad slams Manly Sea Eagles

Under pressure: Geoff Toovey.

Adrian Proszenko   The father of Geoff Toovey believes politics rather than performance has ended his lifelong association with Manly and fears his devotion to the club could result in the sacked coach being lost to rugby league.

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New coach to offer Manly Sea Eagles a fresh start

Stepping into the hot seat: Trent Barrett will take the top job at Manly for the 2016 season.

Brad Walter   Trent Barrett possesses a cool head and a smart football brain but the best thing he will bring to Manly next season is a lack of baggage.

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Manly officially announce Barrett to replace Toovey

Gone: Manly coach Geoff Toovey.

Adrian Proszenko   Trent Barrett will take over as coach of Manly from the 2016 season.

Sea Eagles set to confirm Toovey's sacking

Heading for the exit: Geoff Toovey.

Brad Walter   The Sea Eagles want to Geoff Toovey to stay on as coach for remainder of the season before Trent Barrett takes over

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Manly planning to take games away from Brookvale

Top man: Brett Stewart of the Sea Eagles celebrates scoring a try at Brookvale Oval.

Adrian Proszenko   Manly management is attempting to shift games away from spiritual home Brookvale Oval in a move sure to anger fans still coming to terms with the imminent axing of favourite son Geoff Toovey.

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Johnson out for season as Manly sack Auckland

Oh no: Shaun Johnson of the Warriors reacts after suffering his season-ending injury in Auckland.

David Long   NZ Warriors hit with double whammy at Mt Smart Stadium, going down 32-12 to the Manly Sea Eagles and losing playmaker Shaun Johnson for rest of the NRL season.

Manly's treatment of Toovey a 'disgrace'

Target: There is speculation Sea Eagles coach Geoff Toovey will be sacked before the end of the season.

Adrian Proszenko   Is the departure of head coach and club great set to cause a schism in the boardroom at Brookvale?

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Sea Eagles' off-field woes last thing they need heading into Warriors clash

Dejected: Manly players they watch a replay on the big screen during the round 19 loss to the North Queensland Cowboys at Brookvale Oval.

Michael Carayannis   With coach Geoff Toovey a dead man walking, and a host of other players given the tap on the shoulder, Manly could implode before the season's out.

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Manly Sea Eagles coach Geoff Toovey's sacking imminent

Geoff Toovey

Michael Carayannis   Besieged Manly coach Geoff Toovey's long association with the club could come to an end within days.

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Warriors' spending spree continues

Ligi Sao is heading back to Auckland.

Manly utility forward Ligi Sao will return to his hometown and rejoin the Warriors for the next two NRL seasons.