There is concept the Broncos have a serious problem which has been uncovered in a video of 2 teammates in an alleged drunken punch up.
The Brisbane Broncos are investigating an alleged inebriated battle between teammates Payne Haas and Albert Kelly.
According to a couple of stories, the Broncos are having a look into an alcohol-fuelled altercation between the big name prop and five-eighth in the newest drama for the embattled membership, following their disappointing 20-6 loss to the New Zealand Warriors on Saturday evening.
New main points of the alleged incident emerged on Monday morning with The Daily Telegraph’s Phil Rothfield speculating there is also a “wider problem” surrounding Haas’ behaviour.
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The Broncos have reported the topic to the NRL integrity unit.
News Corp has acquired video photos of the battle between Haas and Kelly. It is unclear when the incident passed off, however Haas can obviously be heard calling Kelly a “f***ing c***” as they scuffle.
Kelly can be heard pronouncing a number of instances he didn’t step on Haas’ footwear.
“Why would I step on your shoes?” Kelly says.
In the photos, Kelly seems to take hold of the a lot better prop by means of the neck, who responds by means of hitting him along with his left hand and pushing him away forcefully.
The incident may turn out pricey for NSW State of Origin big name Haas, who’s rumoured to be in quest of a freelance extension with the Broncos value round $1 million in keeping with season.
It’s no longer the primary time Haas has been embroiled in an off-field incident.
Last 12 months, he used to be suspended for 3 video games and fined $50,000 for an expletive-laden tirade at NSW police.
Haas escaped a conviction and apologised for intimidating police all through a foul-mouthed tirade on NSW’s north coast.
Now Rothfield has informed Sky Sports Radio Haas doesn’t glance glad on the membership.
“It was in was in the foyer of the hotel they were staying at,” Rothfield stated of the alleged altercation.
“It was after their Round 2 (game against) the Bulldogs, they were in Sydney and had been out for a couple of beers after the game there was a dispute between the pair.
“The problem for the Broncos is it has gone public and the other problem is Payne Haas should be behaving better than he was in that video. To be roughing up, throwing a punch at a little halfback.
“I’m wondering if there’s a wider problem here and if Payne Haas even wants to be at the Broncos or whether he wants to play for another club (because) he doesn’t appear to be happy there.”
The alleged Haas-Kelly incident comes after Tom Flegler and Jordan Riki have been interested in a Mad Monday bust-up final 12 months, which left Riki bleeding and wanting stitches to his lip.
The Broncos began the season smartly with two wins sooner than crashing again to earth with a few disappointing losses to the North Queensland Cowboys and the Warriors.
Kelly performed smartly within the opening rounds however injured his foot within the loss to the Warriors and is predicted to be sidelined for a minimum of 3 months.