NRL News Rd 10 Stats Breakdown: Manly v Broncos

Former Manly Sea Eagles centre Jamie Lyon

21 wins apiece for the Manly Sea Eagles and Brisbane Broncos but who breaks the deadlock?

A big clash in many respects with many repercussions so what is in store in this one?!

Manly Sea Eagles v Brisbane Broncos Stats Breakdown

The Manly Sea Eagles and Brisbane Broncos have played 45 games against each other; Manly has won 21, the Broncos have won 21 and there have been three draws.

The Broncos need 19 points to score 800 total points against Manly.

Manly lost their first three games against the Broncos.

Manly have also lost their last two games against the Broncos and have won just two of the last six games between the two sides.

The first game was a 44-10 win for the Brisbane Broncos in round 1, 1988.

Biggest Wins

The Brisbane Broncos biggest win was a comfortable 44-10 in the first clash between the two sides in round 1, 1988.

The Manly Sea Eagles biggest win was an easy 44-14 win in round 21, 2015.

Most players sin-binned/sent-off in this clash

  1. Joe Kilroy (BRI) & Phil Daley (MAN) (both sin-binned) in round 1, 1988.
  2. Greg Dowling (BRI) (sin-binned) & Wally Lewis (BRI) (sent-off) in round 2, 1989.
  3. Michael Hancock & Chris Johns (both BRI) & Ian Roberts (MAN) (all sin-binned) in the 1990 NSWFRL minor semi-final.

Players to have scored three or more tries in one game in this clash

  1. Cliff Lyons (MAN) scored three tries in round 2, 1989.
  2. Shaun Berrigan (BRI) scored three tries in round 8, 2005.
  3. Anthony Watmough (MAN) scored three tries in round 21, 2007.
  4. Jamie Lyon (MAN) scored three tries in round 9, 2009.

Players to have played for both sides in this clash

  1. Dale Shearer (MAN: 1985-1989 & BRI: 1990-1991)
  2. Craig Teevan (BRI: 1988-1990, 1993 & MAN: 1992)
  3. Ben Walker (BRI: 1995-2000 & MAN: 2003)

Head coaching records

Paul Green (NQL) – 5/7 at 71.4%.
Graham Murray (NQL) – 5/8 at 62.5%.
Geoff Toovey (MAN) – 4/7 at 57.1%.
Des Hasler (MAN) – 6/11 at 54.5%.
Bob Fulton (MAN) – 5/10 at 50%.
Alan Thompson (MAN) – 1/2 at 50%.
Peter Sharp (MAN) – 1/2 at 50% (1 draw)
Trent Barrett (MAN) – 1/3 at 33.3%.
Graham Lowe (MAN) – 2/7 at 28.6%.
Neil Henry (NQL) – 2/8 at 25%.
Grant Bell (NQL) – 0/1 at 0%.
Graham Lowe (NQL) – 0/1 at 0%.
Tim Sheens (NQL) – 0/3 at 0%.

 Most prolific point-scorers in this clash

  1. Jamie Lyon (MAN) – 8 tries & 32 goals (96 pts)
  2. Terry Matterson (BRI) – 6 tries & 34 goals (92 pts)
  3. Matthew Ridge (MAN) – 27 goals & 1 field goal (55 pts)
  4. Corey Parker (BRI) – 2 tries & 20 goals (48 pts)
  5. Darren Lockyer (BRI) – 3 tries & 14 goals (40 pts)
  6. Jordan Kahu (BRI) – 1 try & 16 goals (36 pts)
  7. Cliff Lyons (MAN) – 6 tries, 2 goals & 1 field goal (29 pts)
  8. Anthony Watmough (MAN) – 7 tries (28 pts)
  9. Michael O’Connor (MAN) – 4 tries & 5 goals (26 pts)
  10. Michael Hancock (BRI) – 6 tries (24 pts)
  11. Matt Orford (MAN) – 11 goals & 1 field goal (23 pts)
  12. Luke Williamson (MAN) – 1 try & 9 goals (22 pts)
  13. Wally Lewis (BRI) – 4 tries (16 pts)
  14. Willie Carne (BRI) – 4 tries (16 pts)
  15. Kerrod Walters (BRI) – 4 tries (16 pts)
  16. Terry Hill (MAN) – 4 tries (16 pts)
  17. Karmichael Hunt (BRI) – 4 tries (16 pts)
  18. Justin Hodges (BRI) – 4 tries (16 pts)
  19. Brett Seymour (BRI) – 2 tries & 4 goals (16 pts)

Disclaimer: The above, as always, are the most prolific point-scorers in clashes between the two sides. 

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