/ 13 October 2023

Who’s in, who’s out

Image source: Fanny Schertzer
Image source: Fanny Schertzer

Aussie sport’s biggest drama has been fuelled by fresh reports that national rugby coach Eddie Jones is set to quit the Wallabies for a gig in Japan. While Jones denied the stories when they first broke a few weeks back, Japanese media says Jones – who is one of the sport’s most divisive figures – is headed their way. Less controversial is the appointment of the current Canberra Raiders assistant Michael Maguire as the NSW Blues coach next year. It’s a role that’s been a thankless task against a tough Maroons operation. And if you want to see what a power trio of coaching looks like – check out this snap of our Socceroos as they prepare to face England tomorrow (hint: it features Aussie boy made real good, Ange Postecoglou). And we can’t talk soccer without mentioning the Matildas – Sam Kerr’s just been named captain of the squad set to play Iran in Perth on 26 October. It’s all coming back to us…

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