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  • Murphy says the coaching team will change "quite a lot" over the summer. He adds player recruitment is "the toughest jigsaw I’ve encountered. When you look at rosters, it’s so complex because you’ve got a finite resources, and we need to get bang for our buck in each position.
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  • Murphy admits the club may lose 12-15 players for the World Cup. "World Cup years have always been incredibly difficult for us. We will have the guts of a full team away, who won’t be back for pre-season or the first, 3, 4 or 5 games. We have to have a very big pre-season.
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  • Murphy on his own future, and what role he may have: "Head coach is my title at the moment, and I haven’t discussed that with the CEO. I don’t really care what you call me, as long as I’m doing the right thing for the club. Whatever it takes – I’ll get it done.
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  • Murphy on future of Mike Ford, who joined as a 'consultant coach': "Mike’s on holiday. He’s been good; we’ve enjoyed having him here. We’ll have discussions with Mike, if we could offer him something that worked for all parties, I’m sure there would be an avenue for him to stay.
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  • Murphy on the club's coaching structure: "At the moment, we’re 'as is'. There are some conversations to be had, but we’ve had a disjointed year. Some of that is because it was my first year as head coach, and a number of coaches didn’t have a pre-season to implement plans.
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  • Murphy confirms Tigers have started a strategic review into their operations. "We started the review last week. We have looked at where we could improve, our training week, things that went well and things that didn’t. It’s important we go through things with a fine tooth comb.
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  • Leicester Tigers head coach Geordan Murphy has spoken to @BBCRLSport today after the end of their 2018/19 campaign. These are the highlights of what he said:
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  • BREAKING: Leicester Tigers head coach Geordan Murphy has been charged by the RFU after allegedly abusing a match official after the game versus Bath on Saturday. He'll appear before a judicial panel on 29 May also charged with failing to respect the authority of match officials.
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  • Leicester City have confirmed pre-season friendlies away to Rotherham United and Stoke City. The matches will take place simultaneously, with first-team squads sent to both on Saturday 27th July
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  • @StringerSport "The club is in an excellent position in terms of squad. It's in a really healthy shape all round, if we're honest. I think it's a perfect choice, and I'm sure he'll be a success there"
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