20. Noel "Crusher" Cleal 1985 -1989 (125 games) Noel was destructive Second Rower who represented NSW in the State of Origin Series and the Australian national rugby league team. His Sydney career started with the Eastern Suburbs Roosters in 1980 where he played at Centre. He followed coach Bob Fulton to Manly in 1983. Fulton switched Cleal to Second Row, a move which assisted Cleal's ascendancy to State and National representative honours. He tasted premiership in 1987
18. Jamie Lyon 2007-current (184 games to date) Centre. Jamie is the current co-captain of the Manly club. He is an Australian international and New South Wales State of Origin representative goal-kicking centre, he played his first club football for the Parramatta Eels before joining English club St. Helens, with whom he won the 2006 Championship and Challenge Cup titles. Lyon then returned to the NRL with Manly. He lost a Grand Final in 2007, but played in the 2008 and 2011 Grand Finals…
9. Max Krilich 1970-83 (215 games) Hooker Max Krilich was the hooker for the Australia national team, playing in 13 Tests from 1978 to 1983 and as captain on 10 consecutive occasions in 1982 and 1983. He was the captain of the 1982 "Invincibles" Australian touring side. Max was graded by the Manly Sea Eagles in 1969 when hooker Freddie Jones was the Manly captain. Krilich had to bide his time and played in over 100 reserve grade games till 1974 before he cemented the first grade position.
16. Cliff Lyons 1986-99 (309 games) Five Eighth Lyons a Clive Churchill Medallist and two-time Dally M Medallist, he made over 300 first-grade appearances with the Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles, winning grand finals with them in 1987 and 1996, and also represented New South Wales and Australia. Known as Napper or Cliffy he was notable for his elusive cross-field runs, creating doubt in the minds of defenders and setting up gaps for support players to run back into.