Sydney Morning Herald
It's understood that Leilua did not impress new coach Trent Robinson with concerns over his attitude towards training, as well as his off-field behaviour.
A Roosters insider said ‘‘we’re after professional athletes’’, believing it was best for the club to part ways with the 21-year-old.
It comes just two weeks after prop Mose Masoe was released from his final year of contract to join the Penrith Panthers.
Edited by G Las D, 18 December 2012 - 02:15 PM.