Jarryd Hayne: A Long Shot Worth Taking

As a rugby league player, Manfred Moore was a trifle though you could see he was a good athlete.

The uncomfortably seated crowd in the decrepit King George V Memorial Grandstand at Henson Park in 1977 spent much of the game entertaining themselves by chiding the former San Francisco 49ers NFL player: “Not that way Manfred! … That’s called a tackle Manfred” or barking gems such as “Where’s your helmet Manfred?”

The poor bloke stood so far away from the action on the wing he had one foot in Lewisham.