Manly Sea Eagles

Manly eye Vave, Mason to bolster Choc-less pack

Adrian Proszenko   Manly have expressed interest in signing Cronulla’s Siosaia Vave to bolster a pack which will be without Anthony Watmough for next season.

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Manly players, officials investigated over missing mobile phones

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Adrian Proszenko   Manly players and officials will be interviewed as part of a police investigation after mobile phones which went missing from a telecommunications business allegedly came into their possession.

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Manly will not disintegrate, says Glenn Stewart

Brothers in arms: Brett and Glenn Stewart celebrate a premiership in 2011.

Departing back-rower Glenn Stewart says Manly's veteran core is not trying to take sole responsible for the NRL club's famed culture, and insists the young stars can carry on their legacy.

Kieran Foran admits his future at Manly Sea Eagles is uncertain

"Maybe I should have a change": Manly five-eighth Kieran Foran admits he doesn't know if he'll remain at Brookvale long-term.

Chris Barclay   When  premiership dreams are dashed in golden-point extra time, it is natural to wonder what might have been – though Kieran Foran's focus soon switched to his immediate playing future, now the most unsettling season of his stellar first-grade career has drawn to a close.

NRL won't back down on mandatory sin bin rule for punching

This tackle by Josh Jackson on Starling was put on report.

Brad Walter   NRL officials will not consider any changes to the sinbinning rules after Manly were forced to play a man down for 10 minites following the dismissal of prop Josh Starling for a punch thrown in retaliation for a chicken wing tackle by Canterbury forward Josh Jackson in Saturday night's semi-final clash at Allianz Stadium.

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Manly Sea Eagles prop Josh Starling thinks Canterbury Bulldogs forward Josh Jackson shouldn't be banned

Ten in the bin: Josh Starling is sent off

Ben Horne   Manly prop Josh Starling doesn't want to see Canterbury adversary Josh Jackson rubbed out of the finals, but he does want to the NRL to address its anti-punching laws.

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Manly coach Geoff Toovey lets fly after Josh Starling gets sent to the sin bin

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Adrian Proszenko   Geoff Toovey reckons it's ridiculous. Not only the way a referee, albeit inadvertently, determined another game of football. But also how the bloke who gets chicken-winged is the one sent to the sin bin.

Canterbury Bulldogs down Manly Sea Eagles after golden point shootout

Trent Hodkinson celebrates his winning field goal.

Adrian Proszenko   Just like the game played the previous evening, a match which should have finished a whitewash morphed into a thriller.

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One-punch rule in the spotlight as Josh Starling and Reni Maitua hit the sin bin

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Michael Carayannis   If you punch or shove you get sat down, but if a player does an apparent chicken wing tackle you can remain on the field.

Manly Sea Eagles set to take punt on Daniel Harrison for finals clash with Canterbury Bulldogs

Daniel Harrison in action against Penrith at Centrebet stadium.

Michael Carayannis   Manly coach Geoff Toovey is expected to make the biggest selection gamble of the season by picking Daniel Harrison for his first NRL appearance this year.

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Manly Sea Eagles coach Geoff Toovey set to drop winger Jorge Taufua after high-ball blunders

Out: Jorge Taufua is wrapped up by the Souths defence in round 22.

Michael Carayannis   Manly's Jorge Taufua has "bombed" out of the Sea Eagles side with Geoff Toovey set to drop the winger after his horrendous opening finals game.

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Manly Sea Eagles hooker Jayden Hodges cleared of serious neck injury

In the clear: Jayden Hodges.

Adrian Proszenko   Manly hooker Jayden Hodges has been released from hospital after being cleared of a serious neck injury.

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Manly Sea Eagles hooker Matt Ballin considering early return to help injury crisis

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Brad Walter   Manly hooker Matt Ballin may return two weeks ahead of schedule from a fractured tibia to help the Sea Eagles battle an injury crisis in next Saturday night's sudden death final against the winner of Sunday's Melbourne-Canterbury clash.

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Anthony Watmough and Jayden Hodges in doubt for next final as Manly Sea Eagles count cost of defeat

Trouble and strife: Shane Hayne puts Manly’s Anthony Watmough and Jamie Lyon on report.

Brad Walter   Stand-in Manly hooker Jayden Hodges may have played the entire first half of Friday night’s 40-24 finals loss to South Sydney with a serious neck injury. And Anthony Watmough’s immediate future is also in doubt after he was placed on report for a lifting tackle on Greg Inglis that Sea Eagles captain Jamie Lyon claimed the Rabbitohs' superstar contributed to.

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South Sydney Rabbitohs humiliate Manly Sea Eagles in NRL finals series opener

Rabbit on the run: George Burgess charges up the middle.

Michael Chammas   He was a rabbit caught in the headlights in last year's finals series, but South Sydney halfback Adam Reynolds took centre stage on Friday night to inflict a finals humiliation on Manly.

Adam Reynolds shows he's key to South Sydney's hopes of NRL premiership glory

Souths halfback Adam Reynolds returns from suspension.

Michael Carayannis   The Rabbitohs won’t win the competition unless Adam Reynolds is firing.

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