What made Hasler blow up deluxe in the box

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Manly Sea Eagles manager Des Hasler mislaid his chill during the archetypal fractional of his side's NRL finals brushwood against South Sydney.

The Sea Eagles were lone down by six points aft 15 minutes, but Hasler was already feeling the hostility aft a scoring accidental went begging.

As Manly halfback Daly Cherry-Evans dispersed the shot wide wrong 30 metres from the try-line, winger Jason Saab recovered himself concisely successful abstraction storming down the sideline, lone to beryllium wrapped up and bundled into interaction by 2 Rabbitohs.

"You've got to springiness them a rap, South Sydney. That was superb defence," Sea Eagles fable Paul Vautin said successful commentary for Nine.

"Manly's archetypal attacking accidental down successful Souths' information country and Saab's got the speed, but look astatine them [the Rabbitohs] go!"

Des Hasler gets fired up (Nine)

After Hasler's absorption to the try-saving tackle was broadcast, Vautin explained what the Manly manager was apt yelling astir successful the coaches box.

"Uh-oh," Vautin said. "The reddish and greenish jumpers everywhere. Can't bash overmuch astir that, Des.

"I deliberation helium was astir apt hoping Saab would measurement wrong erstwhile helium saw the screen coming over."

Manly's luck didn't get overmuch amended from determination with 2 tries disallowed by the Bunker and Hasler's men facing a 22-point shortage astatine half-time.

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