Hmmm not sure if "Godfather Nick" will be happy about that...The Newcastle Knights have settled on their coach, with Adam O’Brien to be unveiled as Nathan Brown’s successor as early as the end of this week.
NRL.com understands the Knights and O’Brien’s management have reached an agreement and are now sorting out the details of the deal.
O’Brien has told Roosters officials of his intention to depart the Tricolours at the end of the year to link with the Knights.
It is understood he will remain as Trent Robinson’s assistant for the remainder of the year, despite some at the club disappointed with O’Brien’s decision to leave the Roosters.
I don't blame him. Very poor way to treat him - especially Pongo's comment.Nathan Brown has departed the Newcastle Knights, effective immediately.
This Knights announced on Tuesday that the decision has been made in conjunction with their coach of the last four years in the best interest of the club.
Kristian Woolf will take over as interim coach for the remainder of the 2019 season.