The tough times at the Eels are about to get even worse with the club reportedly being sued by the liquidator of a company that made third-party payments during the 2016 salary cap scandal.
The Australian’s Brent Read revealed on NRL 360 that the club is aware of what is unfolding but refused to comment on it.
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“They’re getting sued… if we go back five years to the 2016 salary cap scandal and there was a company that was involved in that, that was paying some players third party agreements. I think Jarryd Hayne and Anthony Watmough were the guys getting paid by them,” he said.
“That company has now gone broke and as a result of that the liquidators are suing Parramatta, basically suggesting that maybe these payments,…