After back to back to back disappointing showings, the Warriors made their way back to Mt Smart to face the Brisbane Broncos.
With State of Origin season upon us, the Broncos made the trip across the ditch missing 7 players from their squad but still had the likes of Ben Hunt, Jordan Kahu, Adam...
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2017 Captain - Roger Tuivasa Sheck
Vodafone Warriors make major announcements
Wed 1st February, 05:10PM
Vodafone Warriors head coach Stephen Kearney has today named fullback Roger Tuivasa-Sheck as the club’s 2017 NRL captain while also confirming...
The recent appointment of Stephen Kearney is a step in the right direction for the New Zealand Warriors. There was little doubt that the status quo wasn't working and even former coach Andrew McFadden admitted to being made head coach too early.
Kearney has his detractors and its been...
Following on from previous club cultures threads we have had for the last 3 coaches (Matt Elliott and Andrew McFadden) here is Stephen Kearney's on club culture thread.
In 2006 Kearney retired and returned to Australia to take up a role as assistant coach at his old club, the Melbourne Storm, under Craig Bellamy. In 2008 Kearney was appointed as the New Zealand Kiwis' head coach on a two-year contract.
Kearney (with assistant Wayne Bennett) coached the Kiwis...
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Kearney new Vodafone Warriors head coach
Mon 12th September, 09:22PM
Vodafone Warriors managing director Jim Doyle last night confirmed long-serving Kiwi coach Stephen Kearney is returning to the club as its new head coach on a three-year deal.
The Benji Marshall thing and the use of the bench has a. Lot of fans disgruntled.
I am going to stick with supporting Kearney, no coach is perfect, I might not agree with all the decisions, but I still recon he has made the Kiwis mean something worth following, win lose or draw, they play with...
Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney’s decision to leave Benji Marshall out of his touring squad has been exposed as England eased to a 26-12 win in the first test in Hull.
With test regulars Shaun Johnson, Kieran Foran and Thomas Leuluai all unavailable for the tour, former test captain and Dally M...
Play The Ball
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The treatment of former Kiwis captain Benji Marshall by coach Stephen Kearney and the Kiwis is appalling.
They have belittled one of the best Kiwi players to have played for the side in the past decade by refusing to select him when every other international player has fallen over injured. It...
I like Stephen Kearney and think he’s done a fantastic job as Kiwis coach.
But questions need to be asked about whether personal issues with certain players are affecting team selection.
Kearney’s record as coach of the Kiwis is impressive. He won a World Cup in his first major international...
Junior Kiwi representative captain showed tremendous promise in Wests’ President's Cup grand final win over St George in 1992. Kearney developed into an accomplished ball-playing forward in 1993 and toured England and France with the Kiwi national side at the end of the year. He became the...
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