The NRL’s teaching carousel has made its subsequent cease with Ivan Cleary launched by the Wests Tigers and Michael Maguire confirmed as his successor for the following three seasons.
In one other of rugby league’s worst stored secrets and techniques, Cleary is now free to affix son Nathan at Penrith on a five-year deal this week whereas Maguire returns to the NRL fold to proceed the Tigers’ rebuild.
A premiership winner at South Sydney in 2014 with a profitable report of 61 per cent in each the NRL and English Tremendous League, Maguire is considered as boasting the correct credentials to appease the Tigers and permit them to launch Cleary from the ultimate two years of his deal.
“Ivan oversaw a interval of great change at Wests Tigers and his work will go away a constructive influence on the membership,” Tigers chair Marina Go stated.
“This was a state of affairs not of our making however I am happy with the skilled method that the membership has performed itself.