Brad Fittler, Tom Trbojevic

‘People Questioned His Dedication’: Brad Fittler Gets Honest About Tom Trbojevic’s Selection

Blues coach Brad Fittler has revealed why under-fire Manly star Tom Trbojevic was always going to be selected in his squad despite “being under a lot of pressure”.


Trbojevic on Monday was named in coach Fittler’s Blues squad for the first time since 2021 after missing last year’s series due to a season-ending shoulder injury.

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While the 26-year-old’s form has come under the microscope in recent weeks, with Manly enduring an up-and-down season, Fittler revealed why he was always going to select the star fullback.

“A lot of people questioned his body and dedication,” Fittler said on Triple M’s Rush Hour.

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