According to a 2011 report in the Hun, Frawley was supposed to be developing a new funding model for the AFLCA. Its then funding came from the AFL to the tune of $650k a year ( it was seeking more). The AFL was paying Frawley’s wage as AFLCA CEO,
If anyone thinks the AFLCA did not talk to the AFL on the saga and clear its lines with the AFL, tell them they’re dreaming.
There was no way Frawley could carry out the AFLCA primary objective, defined as “…the overall welfare and development of coaches”