The parlous state of Brisbane's finances is set to be laid bare as the embattled A-League club begin sifting through the wreckage of Daniel Cobb's reign as managing director.
AAP understands the Roar are on the brink of financial collapse unless owners the Bakrie Group can provide an instant and significant cash injection to the club.
Cobb was sacked on Wednesday by the Bakrie Group.
The extent of the problems he has left behind are only just coming to light.
With six weeks to go until the start...