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Paul Green's childhood friend reveals his last conversation with the league legend while another says his last text to him went unanswered before the 49-year-old coach was found dead at his home

Former NRL player and coach Paul Green died suddenly on Thursday aged 49 One of Green's best friends revealed the heartache of their final conversation Mark Beitz bought a boat with Green and was looking to get out on the water Luke Dalziel-Don said he wanted to box with Green the day he was found dead

dailymail.co.uk ,  5 hours ago 5
Paul Green's childhood friend reveals his last conversation with the league legend while another says his last text to him went unanswered before the 49-year-old coach was found dead at his home

Could Trent Barrett be BACK in the NRL next season? Former Canterbury boss 'holds talks with the Dragons over assistant role' as young coach looks to bounce back from his miserable spell at the Bulldogs

Trent Barrett could make a return to the NRL as an assistant coach next year Barrett, 44, endured a dismal spell with Canterbury and was sacked this season Reports claim he has held talks with the Dragons over joining Anthony Griffin Former Canterbury coach Trent Barrett could make a return to the game next year amid reports he has been interviewed for a position at the St George-Illawarra Dragons.

dailymail.co.uk ,  9 hours ago 0
Could Trent Barrett be BACK in the NRL next season? Former Canterbury boss 'holds talks with the Dragons over assistant role' as young coach looks to bounce back from his miserable spell at the Bulldogs

South Sydney and Latrell Mitchell in ominous form as Rabbitohs make statement to rival NRL teams after thumping listless Parramatta on their home turf at CommBank Stadium

Rabbitohs moved up to fifth spot on NRL ladder after thumping the Eels 26-0 Pivot Cody Walker was a standout, scoring two tries in one-sided affair on Friday Rival NRL teams on notice, with South Sydney clicking into gear in recent weeks South Sydney can lay claim to being the NRL's form team with the finals looming after producing their most ruthless performance of the season against Parramatta on Friday.

dailymail.co.uk ,  12 hours ago 0
South Sydney and Latrell Mitchell in ominous form as Rabbitohs make statement to rival NRL teams after thumping listless Parramatta on their home turf at CommBank Stadium

Roosters win five on the bounce in emotional scenes at the SCG as brave Cowboys also pay tribute to the late Paul Green

Trent Robinson's Roosters surged to a 10-0 lead in first half versus Cowboys North Queensland responded late in the first stanza with try to Murray Taulagi Roosters eventually ran out 32-18 winners, fullback James Tedesco a standout Both NRL clubs paid their respects to Paul Green in stirring scenes at the SCG

dailymail.co.uk ,  12 hours ago 1
Roosters win five on the bounce in emotional scenes at the SCG as brave Cowboys also pay tribute to the late Paul Green

Paul Green's lifelong mate who gave him a job after his coaching career imploded reveals his final conversation with the troubled 49-year-old before he tragically ended his life at the family home

Sporting world still reeling from shock passing of former NRL coach Paul Green BMD Group chairman Mick Power caught up with mate two days earlier Construction magnate and Green had friendship spanning more than 30 years First crossed paths when Power sponsored Green's title-winning school team Green joined BMD as ambassador after coaching, designed wellness app

dailymail.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 7
Paul Green's lifelong mate who gave him a job after his coaching career imploded reveals his final conversation with the troubled 49-year-old before he tragically ended his life at the family home

Isaiah Papali'i set to honour his contract but Wests Tigers could LOSE finals-starved star David Nofoaluma who has 'fallen in love' with the Melbourne Storm

Manager of Isaiah Papali'i told Tim Sheens his client will come across from Eels Tigers fans were nervous dynamic backrower may backflip on three-year deal Winger David Nofaaluma is 'loving' time in Melbourne, may stay with the Storm He is on loan until the end of the season, poised to play finals footy for first time

dailymail.co.uk ,  18 hours ago 1
Isaiah Papali'i set to honour his contract but Wests Tigers could LOSE finals-starved star David Nofoaluma who has 'fallen in love' with the Melbourne Storm

Wayne Bennett leads calls from NRL identities for Aussie men to speak up and not let the tragic death of Paul Green be in vain

Former NRL player and coach Paul Green died suddenly on Thursday aged 49 It has shattered the rugby league community and shone a light on mental health Bennett is leading a chorus of NRL heavyweights imploring men to speak up For help in a crisis call 000. If you or anyone you know needs support, you can contact Lifeline 131 114, or Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636

dailymail.co.uk ,  19 hours ago 0
Wayne Bennett leads calls from NRL identities for Aussie men to speak up and not let the tragic death of Paul Green be in vain

'It's a major capture': Huddersfield Giants confirm signing of former Wigan Warriors forward Harry Rushton

Ian Watson has hailed the signing of Harry Rushton as a major coup for Huddersfield Giants after the club saw off competition from Super League rivals to land the highly-rated youngster on a three-year deal. The Wigan Warriors academy product has been released by Canberra Raiders to allow him to return to England.

yorkshirepost.co.uk ,  1 day ago 1
'It's a major capture': Huddersfield Giants confirm signing of former Wigan Warriors forward Harry Rushton

Pregnant WAG who kicked off huge NRL scandal when her fiancé caught her in a sex act with his teammate at a backyard party suns herself on the Gold Coast after dropping bombshell during his assault court case

Pictures have emerged of the ex-fiancee of NRL footballer Michael Lichaa relaxing in the sun, just one day he was acquitted of domestic violence charges. Kara Childerhouse refused to testify against her former lover Lichaa, 29, and he was found not guilty at Sutherland Local Court last Friday.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Pregnant WAG who kicked off huge NRL scandal when her fiancé caught her in a sex act with his teammate at a backyard party suns herself on the Gold Coast after dropping bombshell during his assault court case

Surprise club lands Harry Rushton after English forward is granted NRL release

Exclusive: The highly-rated 20 is set to join the Giants. Huddersfield Giants are understood to have landed Harry Rushton following his release from Canberra Raiders. Rugby League Live understands the 20-year-old is set to join Ian Watson's squad after the NRL club confirmed his release. Rushton has been granted a release from his contract with Canberra, despite having another year to run on his deal.

examinerlive.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Surprise club lands Harry Rushton after English forward is granted NRL release

Veteran NRL ref breaks down as he confesses he had 'negative thoughts about my life' after fans targeted him and his KIDS when he made one of footy's most controversial calls in the grand final

Ben Cummins recalls 'six again' controversy that marred 2019 NRL Grand Final Cummins' kids were abused at school and on social media after his shocking call The experienced referee locked himself away in his house for weeks If you or anyone you know needs support, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14, or Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Veteran NRL ref breaks down as he confesses he had 'negative thoughts about my life' after fans targeted him and his KIDS when he made one of footy's most controversial calls in the grand final

Shattered Cowboys players needed to see the club chaplain after Paul Green's death - as current coach Todd Payten reveals the debt he owes his predecessor

Cowboys NRL players struggling to comprehend the sudden death of Paul Green Coach Todd Payten said he and his family owe Green 'a great deal of gratitude' Green hired Payten ahead of 2015 season, pair guided Cowboys to NRL title If you or anyone you know needs support, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14, or Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Shattered Cowboys players needed to see the club chaplain after Paul Green's death - as current coach Todd Payten reveals the debt he owes his predecessor

Like what you see? NRL star Sam Burgess is caught liking Bachelorette Elly Miles' racy selfies after his bitter split from ex-wife Phoebe

Rabbitohs star Sam Burgess is well and truly moving on after his split with his glamorous wife Phoebe Burgess. The 33-year-old has been caught liking blonde bombshell Elly Miles' racy posts lately on Instagram. The posts of the Bachelorette star, 27, include bikini photos and car selfies.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Like what you see? NRL star Sam Burgess is caught liking Bachelorette Elly Miles' racy selfies after his bitter split from ex-wife Phoebe

Johnathan Thurston's heartbreaking reaction to news of Paul Green's death

Cowboys legend Johnathan Thurston flew back home to North Queensland after hearing of the tragic death of his former coach Paul Green. The NRL icon had flown to Sydney to commentate on the clash between Melbourne and Penrith, however, flew back home after being left ‘absolutely devastated’ by the news.

sportbible.com ,  1 day ago 4
Johnathan Thurston's heartbreaking reaction to news of Paul Green's death

Mat Rogers pays tribute to his beloved Cronulla Sharks teammate Paul Green after also losing his dad far too soon in tragic circumstances

Former NRL star Mat Rogers is in disbelief Paul Green died suddenly on Thursday Pair played together at Cronulla for three seasons and for Queensland in Origin Spent last weekend in Sydney playing golf & attending a NRL game at Shark Park Rogers, 46, labelled Green a 'real competitor who never took a backward step'

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Mat Rogers pays tribute to his beloved Cronulla Sharks teammate Paul Green after also losing his dad far too soon in tragic circumstances

The VERY surprising things footy fans don't know about Paul Green: NRL legend was a man of many talents who could fly helicopters, spoke several languages and studied at Harvard

Green died on August 11 aged just 49 after a decorated rugby league career It took just one year for Green to adapt to the NSWRL and become its best player Footy was just one of his skills. He was a talented boxer, golfer and fisher too He spoke multiple languages and graduated from Harvard Business School

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
The VERY surprising things footy fans don't know about Paul Green: NRL legend was a man of many talents who could fly helicopters, spoke several languages and studied at Harvard

Brandon Smith calls NRL teammate 'thick as pig s**t' in hilarious interview

The Melbourne Storm don't just deliver on the park, but they also deliver when it comes to interviews too. We've lost count of the amount of times a Storm player has left fans in stitches with a brilliant post-match comment. This one, though, might just be the funniest yet.

sportbible.com ,  1 day ago 2
Brandon Smith calls NRL teammate 'thick as pig s**t' in hilarious interview

Celebrating his son's birthday and planning a beer with a great mate: What Paul Green did in the last days before his tragic death - and how his wife made the discovery that shocked the footy world to its core

Green is believed to have taken his own life around 10am on Thursday His wife Amanda reportedly found him unconscious in their Brisbane home The NRL legend's movements in the days leading to his death have come to light If you or anyone you know needs support, you can contact Lifeline 131 114, or Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Celebrating his son's birthday and planning a beer with a great mate: What Paul Green did in the last days before his tragic death - and how his wife made the discovery that shocked the footy world to its core

Australian sporting world in shock as legendary NRL player and coach Paul Green is found dead in his garage aged just 49 - as police say there were no suspicious circumstances

Legend of the game found dead in his Brisbane home on Thursday morning Green excelled as player and coach in a first-grade career spanning 27 years He leaves behind his wife Amanda and children Jed and Emerson If you or anyone you know needs support, you can contact Lifeline 131 114, or Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636

dailymail.co.uk ,  2 days ago 28
Australian sporting world in shock as legendary NRL player and coach Paul Green is found dead in his garage aged just 49 - as police say there were no suspicious circumstances

Emotional moment newsreader Peter Overton goes off script and makes a heartfelt plea to viewers in the wake of footy legend Paul Green's tragic death

Paul Green tragically died on Thursday at his Brisbane home at just 49 years old Footy star played 162 first grade NRL games and seven State of Origins He coached the North Queensland Cowboys to their maiden 2015 Premiership Newsreader Peter Overton urged viewers to reach out for mental health support

dailymail.co.uk ,  2 days ago 2
Emotional moment newsreader Peter Overton goes off script and makes a heartfelt plea to viewers in the wake of footy legend Paul Green's tragic death