The South Sydney Rabbitohs are a professional Australian rugby league team based in Redfern, a suburb of inner-southern Sydney, New South Wales. They participate in the National Rugby League (NRL) premiership and are one of nine existing teams from the state capital. They are often called Souths and The Bunnies. The club was formed in 1908 as one of the founding members of the New South Wales.
However Maguire has pledged his future to Redfern and has drafted in former Manly assistant David Penna as a new assistant coach alongside 2015 assistants Kurt Wrigley and Wayne Collins.After a playing career spent mostly at the Canberra Raiders, with a brief stint with the Adelaide Rams, he became assistant coach of Melbourne Storm under Craig Bellamy and in 2009 became a head coach in the Super League with English club the Wigan Warriors.He was previously the head coach for the South Sydney Rabbitohs in the National Rugby League. In his first year as Wigan Warriors' coach.Brisbane's Anthony Seibold has hit back at Jason Demetriou for questioning his NRL finals record, suggesting the South Sydney deputy may be jealous of his job.
Cowboys assistant coach David Furner has emerged as the man to help Michael Maguire halt the alarming slide at Souths as they try to lure the former Raiders head coach to Redfern.
He has also been head coach of Australia, in 1998 and from 2004 to 2005, and was an assistant coach of New Zealand in 2008. Widely regarded as one of the sport's greatest ever coaches, he holds Australian rugby league coaching records for most grand final wins (7) and most seasons with a single club (24 with the Broncos). As a player, Bennett was an Australian international and Queensland.
Rabbitohs Radio Podcast feat Souths Assistant Coach Jason Demetriou (Spotify).
Currently serving as an assistant to the seven-time premiership coach, Demetriou has been anointed as the man to lead the Rabbitohs into the future. Wayne Bennett is ready to hand the reins over Souths to assistant Jason Demetriou from November of next year. Credit: AAP. After a season on the St George Illawarra coaching staff, Demetriou joined Bennett at Brisbane and then followed him to.
In 1972 he returned to the professional-game as assistant coach at Dewsbury and began a new career as coach. He had spells as coach at Leeds and Dewsbury (twice) and three times for Bramley. He also enjoyed time at Wigan, Halifax, Bradford Northern, Workington own, York, Keighley, Prescot Panthers, and Lancashire Lynx. Maurice Bamford was the coach in Wigan’s 18-26 defeat by Warrington in.
Souths insiders claim the club needed to move away from Maguire’s hard-nosed, relentless approach. Seibold is a Souths assistant coach who filled the same role for the Maroons in the 2-1 series win over the Blues this year. He is also a former Manly assistant coach.
Former Raiders mentor David Furner will join Souths as an assistant coach under Michael Maguire for the 2017 NRL season.
Warriors coach Steven Kearney sacked by club after loss to Souths. The Warriors have sacked NRL coach Stephen Kearney, with assistant coach Todd Payten taking over immediately as caretaker. Kearney was told on Saturday morning his services were no longer required, ending a three-and-a-half year stint as the club's coach.
It was recently confirmed the Souths assistant will replace the legendary Wayne Bennett at the helm of Redfern for 2022, capping a meteoric rise through the coaching ranks.
Ex-Storm assistant coach Michael Maguire is the new Souths mentor and has former Melbourne stars Greg Inglis, Michael Crocker and Matt King in his side for what Hoffman is tipping to be a spicy.
Brisbane icon Wayne Bennett says his Souths assistant Jason Demetriou is ready for the NRL and claims the Broncos lost a potential 15-year coach after subjecting him to a “false” job interview.
Former NSW Waratahs and Melbourne Rebels assistant coach Todd Louden is looking to rebuild the rugby program at Shute Shield club Southern Districts from the ground up. After featuring in the 2012 and 2014 grand finals, Souths hosted first grade semi finals in 2016 and 2017 but are still yet to breakthrough and claim a maiden Shute Shield premiership.
Wayne Bennett to finish coaching in 2021 as Rabbitohs succession plan revealed By WWOS staff 6 hours ago. Wayne Bennett will finish up as Rabbitohs coach at the end of next season, with Souths locking in a succession plan that will see his senior assistant coach, Jason Demetriou, take over in 2022 according to an exclusive report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Anthony Seibold. Craig Bellamy prodigy, Queensland Assistant coach and eventual Dally M Coach of the Year all at the age of 44. His debut season at South Sydney in 2018 had fans of the game enthralled, taking a Rabbitohs side who had finished 12 th in 2017 to the preliminary final where they were knocked out by the eventual champions. It’s this “success” that has everyone on his back.