Sam Burgess in field seat to take up Warrington Wolves head teaching gig

South Sydney icon Sam Burgess has instructed Rabbitohs officers he’s earger to take up a possibility as the top coach of the Warrington Wolves within the Tremendous League on the finish of the season, reports Nine’s Michael Chammas.

Warrington is in talks with Burgess for the top teaching function subsequent 12 months and he’s within the field seat for the job.

South Sydney is conscious Burgess, who hails from the English city of Dewsbury, is being focused and is making ready to be with out the 2014 NRL grand remaining hero subsequent 12 months.

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Burgess rejected an method from Dolphins coach Wayne Bennett to take up a task as Jason Demetriou’s assistant this 12 months.

The Rabbitohs have a surplus of assistant coaches, together with John Morris and Ben Hornby, of their soccer division and will not must discover a substitute for Burgess.

The legendary front-rower performed 182 NRL video games for the Rabbitohs throughout two stints — the primary from 2010-2014 and the second from 2016-2019.

In between his stints within the NRL he had an underwhelming crack at rugby union, though he did symbolize England.

He retired from the NRL in 2019 as a consequence of a persistent shoulder damage.

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