Paul Bramley named 2009 Queensland Residents coach

HAVING guided the Souths Logan Magpies to a breakthrough Queensland Cup premiership, rising coach Paul Bramley now has the opportunity to make his mark on the representative stage.

Bramley replaces Mark Gee as coach of the XXXX Queensland Residents team which is desperate for revenge after a narrow loss to NSW in June this year.

Bramley, whose Souths Logan side defeated the Ipswich Jets 24-18 in an epic 2008 grand final, will be supported by Mark Zillman.

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