Wayne Bennett

The Brisbane Broncos have got their man if they want him, with Wayne Bennett informing club directors he is ready to come home to rebuild the Brisbane empire he created.

And while the five-person Broncos board has yet to reach a unanimous verdict on Bennett, club legend Darren Lockyer shapes as the key.

Bennett has indicated he will return to Red Hill if the head coaching spot is available after a series of meetings with board members Dennis Watt and Tony Joseph.

“The Broncos have approached Wayne and he will come back if a job is there,” a well-placed source said.

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