Both of his former Storm teammates insist Slater, who has a three-year deal on the table from the QRL to succeed departed coach Paul Green, would do an outstanding job in the role.
NSW Blues forward Finucane, when asked if he was concerned about the prospect of Slater guiding the Maroons, said, “Oh yeah, certainly.”
“I know how much attention to detail Billy has with a team,” Finucane said.
“Even as a player, he was a coach. From a tactical point of view he will have a high expectation of what he expects from everyone.