Matt Moylan appears to be like set to ink an extension with the Sharks after turning his profession round with spectacular first half of the season.
Moylan comes off contract on the finish of the 2022, nevertheless coach Craig Fitzgibbon revealed the 31-year-old is closing in on a brand new deal.
Requested if he can see Moylan being on the membership subsequent yr, Fitzgibbon mentioned “yeah, we’ve been working away at that within the again floor.”
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Moylan has reportedly requested a two-year extension and the membership is now prone to grant it given his type this season.
He scored a attempt in Saturday’s 18-10 win over the Titans and bought 4 deal with busts, two offloads, a linebreak and two linebreak assists.
Moylan joined the Sharks on a big-money deal in 2018 and performed 24 video games in his first season. Nonetheless he solely managed 34 video games within the following three seasons attributable to accidents.
When Fitzgibbon joined the Sharks he made the decision to not provide Josh Dugan, Aaron Woods or Shaun Johnson new offers however he did give Moylan a one-year lifeline.
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Moylan has since repaid the religion by proving to be certainly one of Cronulla’s most vital gamers within the first 15 rounds.
Talking on the post-game press convention, Fitzgibbon was filled with reward for the playmaker’s turnaround.
“One factor I really like (about) working with Matt is that he’s taken complete accountability for having a number of lean years and accepted the problem for a way you put together for footy and the way vital footy is…
“And placing stuff not solely on the coaching paddock and sport collectively however he’s put his life collectively and clearly the footy is following swimsuit.
“So he’s accepted a problem, taken it on and he’s taking part in some good, constant footy now for that.”
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