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WIRE CUT!; Manoa heads back to Fiji.



WARRINGTON have sprung a big shock on the eve On the Eve (Накануне in Russian) is the third novel by famous Russian writer Ivan Turgenev, best known for his short stories and the novel Fathers and Sons.  of their Wembley campaign by parting company with Fijian centre Manoa Thompson Manoa Thompson is a former rugby league player who played for the South Sydney Rabbitohs, Western Suburbs Magpies and Auckland Warriors as well as representing the Fiji Bati. In 2000 he played for French side, AS Carcassonne. .

The ex-Auckland Warriors and South Sydney star joined the Wire in November on a two-year contract but hasn't settled in Britain.

Said Warrington football executive Alex Murphy Alex Murphy may refer to:
  • Alex J. Murphy, the human name of Robocop
  • Alex Murphy, English rugby league footballer
  • Alex Morris Murphy, an Australian entrepreneur, who owns a chain of backpackers hostels and is expanding into the successful chain of bubble tea stores
: "It's an amicable split. The weather hasn't been to Manoa's liking but we wish him well."

But the Wire were last night celebrating the capture of John Myler as Academy coach.

Delighted

He rejected the chance to stay at St Helens St Helens may refer to:

Places:
  • St Helens, Merseyside, England
  • St Helens RFC, rugby league club
  • St Helens Town F.C.
 as assistant to Shaun McRae Shaun McRae is the head coach of the Salford City Reds.

Shaun McRae, nicknamed 'Bomber', was born in 1959 and began his rugby league coaching career as Head Coach with St Helens (1996-1998) in the British Super League, where he won the Challenge Cup in 1996 and in 1997, and
 with an added job as Rugby League rugby league
Noun

a form of rugby played between teams of 13 players
 development officer for the town.

"We are delighted that John is joining us because the Academy role is probably the most important job in the club," added Murphy.

Meanwhile, Murphy is relishing getting back into Wembley action at Oldham tomorrow. Murphy, who has been to Wembley a record six times as coach, says the town is buzzing again ahead of the Silk Cut Cup fourth round tie at Watersheddings.

"It would be nice to get to Wembley on April 27 and I know the fans who said they would never come again after the 80-0 humiliation at St Helens are going to give us a second chance,'' he said.

"John Dorahy and I have reminded the lads that you only have to win four matches to get to Wembley and it would be a great way to repay the fans and recover their own pride."

London Broncos new coach Tony Currie arrives in 10 days time armed with five new Aussie signings for Super League.

They are Penrith full back Greg Barwick, South Sydney ultility player Duncan McCrae, Parramatta Parramatta (pâr'əmăt`ə), city (1996 pop. 139,157), New South Wales, SE Australia, a suburb of Sydney, on the Parramatta River. It is the regional center for the western suburbs of Sydney.  hooker or half back Tulson Tollett, North Sydney winger John Minto and Brisbane Broncos prop Gavin Allen.

TOMORROW'S FIXTURES

SILK CUT CHALLENGE CUP Round Four.- (3.00 unless stated) Bradford v Batley, Carlisle v Wakefield (2.00), Castleford v St Helens (3.30), Hull v Hunslet (3.15), Hull K R v Leigh (3.15), Keighley v Barrow (3.15), Oldham v Warrington, Rochdale v Thatto Heath, Swinton v Leeds, Whitehaven v Halifax (3.30), Workington v Widnes.

BARLA Young Lions v France (Dewsbury, 12.00)
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Title Annotation:Sport
Author:Richards, Martin
Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Feb 3, 1996
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