A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league…
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Cronulla Sharks forward offered to Super League clubs. He has represented Greece at international level! (Leeds Live)
Wigan star hoping for captaincy honour. (Wigan Today)
What’s on social
Daryl Powell has arrived at Warrington.
The boss has arrived! 🙌
Welcome, Daryl! 🐺 pic.twitter.com/e3PfIGFTKX
— Warrington Wolves (@WarringtonRLFC) October 19, 2021
Samisoni Langi has signed a new deal with Catalans after making a u-turn on his move to Wakefield.
𝑺𝒂𝒎𝒊𝒔𝒐𝒏𝒊 𝑳𝒂𝒏𝒈𝒊 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒍𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒆 ✍️
Le centre tongien a signé un nouveau contrat d’un an avec les Dragons.
— Dragons Catalans (@DragonsOfficiel) October 19, 2021
Gold Coast Titans are the latest club to have a rebrand.
A new dawn on the Gold Coast… 🌅
— NRL (@NRL) October 20, 2021
What’s on TV/Radio
The BBC will show a double-header between England and France on Saturday. The women’s match takes place at midday on BBC Two, with the men’s game kicking off at 2:30pm on BBC One.
Former Great Britain, Castleford, Bradford and Hull prop Andy Lynch turns 42 today (October 20).
Also celebrating; Brisbane Broncos winger Corey Oates (27), Scotland international Lewis Tierney (27), Newcastle-bound hooker Josh Eaves (24), Hull forward Jordan Lane (24), ex-Catalans coach Kevin Walters (54) and Australia legend Laurie Daley (52).
The last time England played in France was in 2016, when they ran-out 40-6 winners in front of a 14,o00-strong crowd in Avignon.