Good morning Dewsbury fans. 'The Centurion' is the match day magazine of Leigh Centurions, and here's a flavour of what's in this week's issue - including lots of stuff about the Rams, and plenty of 'neutral' material. If you are coming over to Leigh, have a safe journey and enjoy the day - but not too much!
Head Coach PAUL ROWLEY looks back with DAVE PARKINSON to the Batley defeat and bemoans the schedule Championship players have to endure. He also explains why he prefers Friday/Saturday home matches.
ROB PARKER explains why, when talking to NATHAN LAWRENSON, it is important to finish the league season on a high. He also pays tribute to new chairman John Roddy.
MIKE HULME explains why he wants a ‘think tank’ of prominent RL personalities convened to ‘stop the rot’ within the Game.
JOHN RODDY talks about fund raising initiatives, and pays tribute to a new Board member, and our Business Manager.
DAVE PARKINSON updates his ‘Facts ‘N Stats’ for the first team squad, and summarises the Under 20’s season.
MAURICE JONES’s provides excellent images of the Whitehaven game.
Love RL correspondent, TONY WILLIAMS rues a ’putrid’ Challenge Cup Final ‘knock-on-athon’.
ALAN EDGE removes his flat cap, to have a good scratch at his head, in an attempt to explain the Championship play-off format, and has an in-depth look at our visitors, Dewsbury Rams.
ALAN PLATT updates us on Touchdown news, and SHARON DILLON has the latest Junior Centurions news, including the September birthdays. LYNDA PIKE provides the latest LISA news
GARETH WALKER announces those in the running for the players of the year awards, in the Championships. Rather surprisingly, there currently aren’t any Leigh players in the twelve nominated Championship names.
The COMMERCIAL page features Sunday’s match sponsors – A-Star Recruitment, and Advanced Cladding and Single Play Systems. These are once again, two new names to the Club’s growing sponsorship portfolio – well done Rob! Commercial are also advertising the excellent forthcoming dining package – ‘The Faulty Towers’ experience.
There’s also the usual SQUAD, LOTTERY and Fixtures/results information.
The bargain price is, as always £2.50