September 1987 Manly played Canberra in the historic
last grand final to be played at the Sydney Cricket
Ground before a crowd of 50,201.
dominating the season, at one stage winning 12
successive matches, the Bob Fulton coached Sea Eagles
were worthy premiers, ending the Raiders
"fairytale run" through the final series by
winning the Grand Final 18-8.
revisit this great Grand Final victory, click on the
Fulton gets top honour [Extracted from
Whiticker 1994, pp 187-190.]
Class and Lots of Guts Match Report by
Neil Cadigan [Rugby League Week, September 30, 1987,
Feather in Fulton's Cap By Tony Adams
Big League Annual, October 1987
year from February to September By Peter
Peters, Big League Annual, October
1987, p. 13
chapter added to Fulton's great career Big League
Annual, October 1987, p. 14
SCG Farewell [David
Middleton (Ed.) Rugby League Yearbook 1987-88. pp.