#sports Video of angry Manly star fuels claims clashes between teammates are tearing club apart

#sports Video of angry Manly star fuels claims clashes between teammates are tearing club apart

#sports activities Video of angry Manly star fuels claims clashes between teammates are tearing club apart

Manly’s wounds have been uncovered for all to see after a really public show of frustration from star Martin Taupau amid claims the Trbojevic brothers may stroll out on the NRL club.

The club misplaced seven consecutive video games to tumble out of finals rivalry after Josh Aloiai, Toafofoa Sipley, Tolutau Koula, Christian Tuipulotu, Haumole Olakau’atu, Jason Saab and Josh Schuster stood down from their match towards the Sydney Roosters over the Pride jersey saga. 

The curtain lastly fell on the club’s horror season once they had been run down by the Bulldogs for one more loss after main 16-0 early on Friday evening.

The indicators that frustration and inner rifts and turmoil had been plain to see in that match and and the aspect’s spherical 23 loss to the Cronulla Sharks. 

Departing prop Martin Taupau was routinely lower out and used as a decoy runner within the latter recreation, throwing his arms within the air in frustration.

While the ‘Manly 7’ cited spiritual and cultural causes for refusing to play within the rainbow Pride jersey, proud Samoan man Taupau did play in that loss to the Roosters.

Taupau is off contract and was denied a mid-season transfer to Parramatta by the Sea Eagles together with his future beneath a cloud. 

Martin Taupau of the Sea Eagles celebrates scoring a try during the round 25 NRL match between the Canterbury Bulldogs and the Manly Sea Eagles at Accor Stadium

Martin Taupau of the Sea Eagles celebrates scoring a attempt throughout the spherical 25 NRL match between the Canterbury Bulldogs and the Manly Sea Eagles at Accor Stadium

His was shared on social media by his daughter Ella earlier than it was deleted because the strain piles on the club.

‘Manly misplaced cos my uso [brother] Marty did not contact the ball for 20 fkn minutes’ an nameless TikTok account posted with footage of the Manly star being repeatedly lower out of play.

‘That’s how you realize there is a rift amongst the group,’ a follower replied.

‘Manly supporter right here. They’ve been doing that for weeks,’ mentioned one other.

Taupau’s frustrations come after disaster conferences between teammates earlier within the season that noticed Jake Trbojevic desperately attempting to tug the enjoying group collectively to save lots of their marketing campaign.

Now the likeable prop and his famous person brother Tom are reportedly so pissed off over the infighting they may doubtlessly stroll away from their beloved Sea Eagles.

Martin Taupau [right] with his wife Michelle and children Ella, Leilani and Isaiah Taupau

Martin Taupau [right] together with his spouse Michelle and kids Ella, Leilani and Isaiah Taupau

The Daily Telegraph’s David Riccio advised SEN 1170 Breakfast that the siblings had been ‘extraordinarily pissed off’ with the present state of affairs on the club.

‘That [the Trbojevic brothers leaving] would devastate the club,’ Riccio mentioned.

‘They are extraordinarily pissed off, these two boys, each fan is aware of what type of character they are, they are ardour gamers and so they are hurting proper now.

‘Those two boys are feeling the ache greater than anybody else, they are hating this situation.

‘Stranger issues have occurred, we all know that, it’s rugby league, however at this cut-off date I’d be assured that they’re going to keep the course.

‘But once more, this relies the place the story of the club goes.’

Jake Trbojevic with brothers Ben and Tom after the game in the round nine NRL match between the Manly Sea Eagles and the Wests Tigers at 4 Pines Park

Jake Trbojevic with brothers Ben and Tom after the sport within the spherical 9 NRL match between the Manly Sea Eagles and the Wests Tigers at 4 Pines Park

Coach Des Hasler could possibly be a scapegoat for your complete situation regardless of not being the architect of the Pride jersey and its subsequent fallout.

He has 12 months remaining on his contract however could possibly be sacked and even give up the club with disaster talks to be held this week.

Publicly, the club stays steadfast that the group stays united. But privately, Sea Eagles chair Scott Penn is aware of the fractures are very actual.

‘There has been a bit of friction and all of it got here to a head with the inclusive jersey,’ Penn advised News Corp.

‘That wasn’t the only real cause. I believe the fact is that there was so much of soul looking out since however then now we have misplaced so much of different gamers.

Sea Eagles coach, Des Hasler speaks to the media following the round 25 NRL match between the Canterbury Bulldogs and the Manly Sea Eagles

Sea Eagles coach, Des Hasler speaks to the media following the spherical 25 NRL match between the Canterbury Bulldogs and the Manly Sea Eagles

‘We had a quantity of accidents and simply have not performed nicely the final seven or eight weeks. Yes, we actually have had a disappointing finish of the season and sure, we have to make some modifications.

‘But there would not should be wholesale modifications. The board has been extremely steady for the final 5 or 6 years. There are no points in any respect.

‘There is not any situation at administration degree as a result of Tony is in and now we have a brand new CFO and a brand new chief industrial individual about to return on board. Management is extremely steady.

‘The centre of excellence is nice, we are all within the one place, now we have so much of youngsters coming by the system, now we have seven or eight gamers who debuted this 12 months.

‘At least we are blooding the younger gamers. We have to verify now we have the programs in place to assist them.’

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