#sports Canberra Raiders NRL coach Ricky Stuart launches epic spray at Penrith Panthers player Jaeman Salmon

#sports activities Canberra Raiders NRL coach Ricky Stuart launches epic spray at Penrith Panthers participant Jaeman Salmon

NRL star in search of authorized recommendation after Raiders coach Ricky Stuart calls him a ‘weak gutted canine’ in extraordinary press convention – as critics slam his ‘disgusting’ outburst

  • Stuart has come underneath fireplace for scathing remarks about Panther Jaeman Salmon 
  • He referred to the Penrith five-eighth as a ‘weak gutted canine’ in a presser
  • The Raiders coach is refusing to again down from the feedback
  • Salmon is reportedly contemplating authorized motion after the ‘extraordinary’ spray 

Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has launched a withering spray at Panthers five-eighth Jaeman Salmon after he was seen kicking Tom Starling within the groin throughout Canberra’s 26-6 defeat on Saturday evening.

In one of the crucial extraordinary press conferences in latest reminiscence, Stuart labelled the Panther a ‘weak gutted canine’, which drew damning condemnation from NRL legends-turned-commentators Phil Gould, Brad Fittler, Cooper Cronk and Corey Parker.

The kick in query occurred within the sixtieth minute of the sport, with Salmon’s foot seen making contact with Starling’s groin as the previous tried to stand up after being tackled.

A fuming Stuart, who was additionally little doubt emotional on the facet’s disappointing loss which may knock them out of finals competition, couldn’t include his anger after the spiteful contest. 

Jaeman Salmon's (unseen, lying on ground) boot makes contact with Raiders hooker Tom Startling's (number 14) groin as Salmon is trying to get up from a tackle

Jaeman Salmon’s (unseen, mendacity on floor) boot makes contact with Raiders hooker Tom Startling’s (quantity 14) groin as Salmon is making an attempt to stand up from a sort out

‘Where Salmon kicked Tommy (Starling), it ain’t on. I’ve had historical past with that child (Salmon). I do know that child very nicely,’ Stuart stated on the post-match press convention.

‘He was a weak gutted canine as a child and he hasn’t modified now. He is a weak gutted canine individual now.’

Stuart has refused to apologise for the remark, and stories have since emerged within the Sydney Morning Herald that Salmon could be in search of authorized recommendation over the broadside. 

Ricky Stuart shocked the media when he called Jaeman Salmon a 'weak gutted dog' in the post-match press conference

Ricky Stuart shocked the media when he known as Jaeman Salmon a ‘weak gutted canine’ within the post-match press convention

The astonishing spray shocked Gould, who admitted he ‘cannot think about something that will make me say one thing like that’.

‘Certainly Ricky on reflection saying he is not apologising and he is standing by what he stated is relatively extraordinary as a result of I’ve by no means heard a coach say something like that at a press convention,’ he stated.

Regardless of whether or not the kick was intentional or not – although all 4 commentators believed it wasn’t – Stuart’s remarks had been broadly condemned. 

The incident is simply one other chapter within the heated rivalry that has been simmering between the 2 golf equipment since Penrith star Jarome Luai hit Raiders ahead excessive throughout a melee in 2019.

More to come back… 

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