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Joe Kelly - Our best buy

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by delz, Nov 21, 2014.

  1. delz

    delz Active Member

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    I think our most significant purchase of the off season will be Joe Kelly.

    I understand he starts next Monday the 24th and whilst he will have his hands full with the pending negotiations of both Foran and DCE contracts I think he will get them over the line.

    Apparently he is known to be very astute and quite a stabilising character with a ton of experience in the finances area and in particular most recently the workings of the salary cap.

    Also I have a work colleague who knows him very well & worked with him and said he is a great person and extremely well liked and respected.

    As I said I think he will go down as the buy of the year for us.
     
  2. tookey

    tookey Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    Time will tell

    If we lose either Foran or DCE then he might lose his halo
     
  3. Loobs

    Loobs I am not really Scott Penn Premium Member

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    If we lose either I doubt it will be for lack of effort from the club. Some times players just want a change or in this game, to play with mates or whatever. Manly can only offer then a) cash and b) more of the "decade of dominance" stuff...
     
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    • Masked Eagle

      Masked Eagle Well-Known Member

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      Next monday? I was pretty sure when it was announced when he signed he said he wasn't going to start til Jan/Feb next year when his contract runs out at Souths.

      He might be a great administrator but I think it will be a team effort to get our halves to sign long term contracts.
       
    • bones

      bones Bones Knows

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      If we lose BOTH we can start calling him Joke Elly.
       
    • SeaEagleRock8

      SeaEagleRock8 Sea Eagle Lach Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      It would be funny if we lost both but won the comp anyway.
       
    • mozgrame

      mozgrame Well-Known Member

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      That could be possible. After all, we have signed Joe Kelly.
      :p
       
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      • delz

        delz Active Member

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        Great to see the video of our new CEO Joe Kelly talking to us fans about his vision for this great Club on the Sea Eagles official website.

        This type of transparency will go along way in making sure stupid rumors and innuendos that have circled and fractioned the club over the past few years no longer is an issue.

        Well done Joe and welcome to Manly !
         
      • The Wheel

        The Wheel Well-Known Member

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        Agree a great start by Joe and great see he is willing to talk directly to fans/members!
         
      • manlyfan76

        manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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        Waits for negative posts.......
         
      • Loobs

        Loobs I am not really Scott Penn Premium Member

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        Pfft guys an idiot - been on the job 2 hours and has done bugger all! Why hasn't he re-signed everyone for unders yet and personally tossed some bricks around at Brookie to upgrade the joint and turned a huge profit for 2015??? I demand answers!!! :D
         
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        • The Wheel

          The Wheel Well-Known Member

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          A more positive outcome was that his comb over wasn't as noticeable in this video
           
        • Mals

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          Tooves should grab the clippers & give him a hair cut ;)
           
        • globaleagle

          globaleagle Le ver vert va vers le verre vert! Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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          Very nice to see a video released.

          Had that typical accountant razzle dazzle style too!


          Best of luck Mr Kelly!


          :angel:
           
        • BOZO

          BOZO Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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          One owner one direction The best thing that has happened to us
          Great message from JK
          http://www.seaeagles.com.au/news/2014/11/24/a_message_from_new_ceo_joe_kelly.html
           
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          • bones

            bones Bones Knows

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            Joe Kelly will go back 2 back in 2015.
             
          • wombatgc

            wombatgc Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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            A bit of Eric Bana/ Clark Kent about him.
            If our new one direction board starts playing up
            we may need their alter egos...Chopper and Superman.:)
             
          • Fluffy

            Fluffy Well-Known Member

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            Except you will probably get Poiter
             
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            • Growler FNQ

              Growler FNQ Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              he has a striking resemblance to Ned don't you think?. I am sure we are heading for better times, the next decade will be even better than the last for us.
               
            • lovefooty

              lovefooty Well-Known Member

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              I remember the same being said about Newcastle a few years ago. (Tinkler had over 1 billion then). It's good to see that if the privately owned clubs don't work the N. R. L will return clubs back to the community.
               

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