A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
Rochdale have announced the signing of Sam Hopkins for the 2020 League 1 season.
England women’s star Amy Hardcastle has been included in the Women’s Team of the Decade.
Toronto Wolfpack’s star signing Sonny Bill Williams says he will do whatever he can to help grow the sport of rugby league.
What’s in the papers
Hull FC chairman Adam Pearson has told Toronto Wolfpack to stop moaning and start enjoying being a Super League club, report Hull Live.
York coach James Ford admits he loves the new-found rivalry between Bradford and the Knights, report The Telegraph & Argus.
What’s on social
The ball came down with snow on it!
— Mick Gledhill ??? (@TheGameCaller) January 23, 2020
Love them or hate them, you can’t deny that Toronto aren’t making headlines.
Line that @TOwolfpack 'can change the face of #rugbyleague' is right, look at the wider PR created already, but only if the sport as a whole – domestically & internationally – decides what face it wants to paint, otherwise why bring them to the table in the first place
— Phil Caplan (@scratchingshed2) January 23, 2020
What a fantastic promo.
— NRL on Nine (@NRLonNine) January 20, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
There will be live interviews with various Super League representatives on Sky Sports News throughout the day.
Episode 46: Love Rugby League Weekly, hosted by deputy editor Drew Darbyshire.
The latest Chasing Kangaroos – An International Rugby League podcast is available to download now.
The latest Howlin’ Hour podcast is available to download now. Toronto Wolfpack founder Eric Perez is a special guest on the show.
The latest Forty20 LIVE podcast is out now.
We’ve got some top video content coming soon (biased, we know).
Hull KR coach Tony Smith turns 53 today.
Also celebrating; ex-St Helens favourite Jamie Lyon (38), Hull FC prop Brad Fash (24) and former Warrington star Nathan Wood (48).Trivia
St Helens, Wigan, Leeds and Bradford are the only clubs to have won the title in the Super League era.