You wouldn’t last a week’: Eels star fires back at critics of coach
Despite finishing third and assembling one of the best rosters the Eels have known over the last few years, coach Brad Arthur has come in for some scathing criticism since their finals exit.
The knock on Arthur is that since he joined the Eels, they’ve only won one finals game and that was against Brisbane 58-0.
The wagons have circled Arthur since Parramatta were sent packing by South Sydney.
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In the eyes of prop Reagan Campbell-Gillard, however, talk of Arthur being out of his depth are way out of line.
“Brad is definitely the bloke for the (Eels) job, he has turned my football around,” Campbell-Gillard told AAP after being recalled to the NSW Blues squad.