Journalist Paul Kent has hit out at the Manly players who showed their support for disgraced NRL star Manase Fainu.
Fainu was jailed on Monday over the stabbing a Mormon church youth leader. The violent attack took place outside a Sydney church in October, 2019.
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Despite the career-ending guilty verdict, his old Manly Sea Eagles teammates Josh Schuster, Josh Aloiai and Haumole Olakau’atu were quick to throw their weight behind him over the weekend, with Olakau’atu using a try celebration to back the locked up player.
Kent took issue with all three players supporting Fainu, after they two weeks ago refused to wear a rainbow-coloured jersey to show support for the LGBTI community and stood themselves down from playing on religious…