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Graham Murray appointed HPU - Director of Coaching
Today the Newcastle Knights appoint Graham Murray to the Club as High Performance Unit (HPU) - Director of Coaching.
Recognised as one of the game's real talents to develop youth and build winning cultures, Murray has previously coached in Australia and overseas.
His coaching career includes taking the Sydney Roosters to the 2000 Grand Final and North Queensland Cowboys in 2005, coaching the Illawarra Steelers, the Hunter Mariners as well as winning a Challenge Cup with the Leeds Rhinos. Murray also spent two years as State of Origin coach.
More recently Murray has been CEO of Wynnum Manly Seagulls RLFC in Brisbane.
Murray's role with the Knights will largely focus on the development of young players whilst also acting as a conduit amongst the coaches across all grades.