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Coaches Honour Roll

Club Coaches Player Honour Roll

Since 1929 the Club has appointed official Head Coaches, with the responsibility given to captains to lead the side in the formative years of the competition.

 

Some of the greatest coaches in the code's history have held the clipboard in charge of the Tricolours, including Arthur Halloway, Jack Gibson, Phil Gould and current mentor Trent Robinson.

 

The full name and years served as the Sydney Roosters Head Coach:

 

Coach # First Name  Last Name  Years Games Coached
1 George Boddington 1929 16
2 Arthur Halloway 1930-31, 1933-38, 1945, 1947 168
3 Frank Burge 1932 16
4 Ray Stehr 1939, 1941, 1946, 1949 67
5 David Brown 1940, 1943, 1957-59 86
6 Sidney 'Joe' Pearce 1942-44 46
7 Percy Williams 1948 18
8 Ernest Norman 1950-52 54
9 Matthew (Col) Donohoe 1953 19
10 Ferris Ashton 1954 18
11 Francis O'Connor 1955-56 36
12 Richard (Dick) Dunn 1960-63 80
13 Nat Silcock 1964 18
14 Bert Holcroft 1965-66 36
15 John (Jack) Gibson 1967-68, 1974-76 130
16 Louis Neumann 1969 22
17 Don Furner 1970-72 72
18 Tony Paskins 1973 22
19 Arthur Beetson 1977-78, 1985-88, 1994 158
20 Robert (Bob) Fulton 1979-82 108
21 Laurie Freier 1983-84 51
22 Russell Fairfax 1989-90 36
23 Hugh McGahan 1990 6
24 Barry Reilly 1990 2
25 Mark Murray 1991-94 80
26 Philip Gould 1995-99 134
27 Graham Murray 2000-01 62
28 Ricky Stuart 2002-06 141
29 Chris Anderson 2007 16
30 Brad Fittler 2007-09 58
31 Brian Smith 2010-12 80
32 Trent Robinson 2013-21* 233

*denotes current coach