first_imgTransfers The Covert Agent: Robbie Cornthwaite leaves Western Sydney Wanderers with immediate effect The Covert Agent Last updated 1 year ago 10:20 1/16/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Robbie Cornthwaite Western Sydney Wanderers Transfers Western Sydney Wanderers A-League Wellington Phoenix v Western Sydney Wanderers Western Sydney Wanderers v Melbourne Victory The Covert Agent reveals the Wanderers skipper has been allowed to leave the club to return to Malaysia Western Sydney Wanderers captain Robert Cornthwaite has left the club and is expected to officially sign with Malaysian club Perak FA imminently.The Covert Agent can reveal Cornthwaite, who was absent from the last Wanderers matchday squad on January 13, has been sighted training with the Malaysian club over the past few days.It is understood Wanderers coach Josep Gombau deemed Cornthwaite surplus to requirements soon after taking over the club from caretaker Hayden Foxe. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player The Covert Agent reported on January 8 that 10 A-League players, including Cornthwaite, were unwanted by their clubs.It will be Cornthwaite’s second stint in Malaysia after spending a season with Selangor in 2015-16 prior to rejoining the Wanderers.last_img