If Wayne arrived would Gus have survived?
Phil Gould will leaver the Penrith Panthers after 8 years serving as the clubs Executive General Manager Football.
Gould feels his position is now redundant following the re-appointment of Ivan Cleary as head coach which came almost three years after Gus sacked him from the same role.
Recently it emerged that Gould made a handshake agreement with Supercoach Wayne Bennett to take over coaching duties at Penrith, a move which was ultimately dismissed by Chairman Dave O’Neill.
“If Bennett was there as coach now I wonder whether Gus would’ve thought his role was redundant,” Channel 9 NRL reporter Danny Weidler told Julian King on Macquarie Sports Radio.
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