SQUAD WATCH: All the team news for Friday’s Super League games

St Helens v Castleford (7:45pm, Sky Sports) Saints coach Justin Holbrook has a fully-fit squad to choose from for their opener against Castleford. That means a tough decision between Jonny Lomax, Theo Fages, Matty Smith and Danny Richardson for the half-back slots. Young half-back Jake Trueman is included in Castleford’s squad. He is likely to be in a battle with…

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St Helens yet to discuss Walmsley’s long-term future amidst NRL rumours, says Holbrook

This story first appeared in this Monday’s League Express – to ensure you get stories and insight like this soon as the paper is released every week, why not open a digital subscription to the paper and have it delivered to your smart device every Sunday? Click here for more. St Helens coach Justin Holbrook has revealed he is yet…

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Saints halfback attracting NRL interest

St Helens halfback Theo Fages is attracting the attention of several clubs in the NRL. The 23-year-old is currently in Australia with France, where he is captaining Aurelien Cologni’s side at the Rugby League World Cup. And his ability has not gone unnoticed, with League Express reporting several high-profile clubs in the NRL keeping tabs on Fages’ progression – though…

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Six young Super League players who could become stars in 2018

2017 featured no shortage of breakout stars in Super League. The likes of Jack Walker, Liam Marshall and Danny Richardson established themselves as top-flight players in their own right – but who are the ones to watch out for next season? Here, we pick out half a dozen young players who, by the end of next season, could well be…

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