Whitehaven have signed Australian full-back or half-back Dylan Morris for the 2021 Championship campaign.
The 22-year-old, who is the half brother of Sydney Roosters stars Brett and Josh, came through the ranks at St George Illawarra Dragons.
Whitehaven coach Gary Charlton said: “Dylan looks an exceptional talent, he has plenty of pace, good footwork and is an exciting player.
“He knows how to score a try and that is always a bonus. We think he will complement what we have and are looking forward to seeing him at the Rec.”
Welcome to the Recreation Ground Dylan Morris
The 22 year old 🇦🇺 either full back or half back is half brother of Brett and Josh Morris who have represented New South Wales and Australia will wear 🍫🔷🔶 in 2021.
— Whitehaven Rugby League (@OfficialHavenRl) October 21, 2020
Morris said: “I’m excited to be coming to the UK. It’s something I’ve wanted to do and when the opportunity came along with Whitehaven I couldn’t turn it down.
“It will be a different experience as it’s a different game over there but I’m looking forward to the challenge.”
Morris’ father, Steve Morris, played for St George Dragons, Warrington, Salford, Eastern Suburbs and Leeds.
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