“It’s The Greatest Try I’ve Ever Scored. I Think It Was 28cm!” | Steve Menzies On His Famous Final Act For Manly
Manly Sea Eagles great Steve ‘Beaver’ Menzies joined The Rush Hour with Gus, Jude & Wendell for their Grand Final Legends special podcast.
Beaver played a mammoth 477 career games across the NRL and Super League, yet in his swan song for his Northern Beaches side, Menzies popped off the bench to score a farewell try in Manly’s record-breaking 40-0 Grand Final win over Melbourne Storm.
“I came off the bench,” explained Menzies.
“Steve Matai came off injured and they said, you’re on.
“The ball came out to me and I flicked it to Michael Robertson.”
Menzies is not just one of the club’s favourite sons, but is cherished by all fans for his humour, wit but also commitment in succeeding as a team.