Former Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan.
Former Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan. Ian Hitchcock / Getty Images

Sharks coach Flanagan stood down in midst of drug scandal

SHANE Flanagan has been stood down as coach of the Cronulla Sharks as the drug scandal widens.

The Cronulla board has also sacked football general manager Darren Mooney and head trainer Mark Noakes.

"I'm shattered," Flanagan said.

"None of us had any knowledge of what was happening."

Assistant coach Peter Sharp will take control of the Sharks for Sunday's match against the Gold Coast Titans at Shark Park.

Flanagan was questioned by ASADA officials on Thursday over the Sharks drug scandal.

>> To read more head to the Fox Sports Australia website


Community groups rally for homeless

Community groups rally for homeless

Community groups rally for homeless at the Winsome

Art recognises the memory

Art recognises the memory

Gallery plays host to new Art & Dementia Program

Give me Fisherman's Co-op over swanksville any day

Give me Fisherman's Co-op over swanksville any day

hygge is the Danish word for enjoying life's simple pleasures

Local Partners