Team news: Wakefield v Leeds (Fri)

David Fifita is set to return for Wakefield on Friday, while Leeds have made four changes to their squad.

Wakefield coach Chris Chester has made two changes to his outfit that lost at St Helens in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals last weekend. Fifita and Junior Sa’u replace Danny Kirmond (concussion) and Mason Caton-Brown (abdominal).

Interim Leeds boss Richard Agar has made four changes to the squad that beat London at Magic Weekend. Konrad Hurrell, Tui Lolohea, Brett Ferres and Ashton Golding all come into the side.

Matt Parcell (suspended), Nathaniel Peteru (eye), Callum McLelland and Alex Sutcliffe all drop out for the Rhinos.

The televised Super League clash takes place at the Mobile Rocket Stadium on Friday, 7:45pm kick-off.

Drew’s dabble: A successful drop goal in the game to be kicked is 9/4.

Wakefield’s 19-man squad: Matty Ashurst, James Batchelor, Danny Brough, Jack Croft, Jordan Crowther, Anthony England, David Fifita, Ryan Hampshire, Keegan Hirst, Ben Jones-Bishop, Lee Kershaw, George King, Craig Kopczak, Reece Lyne, Jacob Miller, Tyler Randell, Junior Sa’u, Kelepi Tanginoa, Kyle Wood.

Leeds’ 19-man squad: Jack Walker, Tom Briscoe, Kallum Watkins, Konrad Hurrell, Ash Handley, Tui Lolohea, Richie Myler, Adam Cuthbertson, Brad Singleton, Trent Merrin, Brad Dwyer, Liam Sutcliffe, Brett Ferres, Mikolaj Oledzki, Ashton Golding, Cameron Smith, James Donaldson, Harry Newman, Ava Seumanufagai.

Wakefield are favourites for this one at 8/13, while Leeds are priced at 6/4 to win their first away game in seven attempts.

More on site

Wigan confirm capture of Mitch Clark

Gold Coast grant Ash Taylor indefinite leave

Jack Walker signs lucrative long-term deal with Leeds

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*