More injury woe for Leeds Rhinos ahead of Catalans clash

Leeds Rhinos have suffered more injury problems ahead of their latest Super League encounter, with coach Brian McDermott revealing that two more key men are set to miss Friday’s clash with Catalans Dragons.

Already without star fullback Zak Hardaker from the team who featured in last weekend’s defeat at Warrington, Leeds will be without vice-captain Rob Burrow and prop Adam Cuthbertson for the match against the high-flying French outfit.

It means a serious reshuffle for McDermott; Ashton Golding would have been the obvious replacement for Hardaker but he too is out injured, meaning either Liam Sutcliffe or Kallum Watkins is likely to fill in at the back.

Leeds tweeted this morning (Thursday):