WHAT’S INSIDE LEAGUE EXPRESS: December 3rd edition

Christmas may well be just around the corner, but we here at League Express are showing no signs of resting up for the festive season just yet! We’ve another jam-packed, bumper issue this week – which is out later tonight at around 9:30pm via the League Express app, or Pocketmags.com. Here’s what we’ve got in store for you this week:

  • We sit down and speak exclusively with Hull owner Adam Pearson – who is certainly not short of opinions as the 2019 season approaches. Fans of all clubs may well be interested in what Pearson has to say, as he talks of ‘alarm bells’ ringing at one Super League side..
  • ..Pearson also hits out at criticism of Hull – as well as taking target at one particular critic of the Black and Whites.
  • We’ll tell you which club has won the race to sign one of the hottest free agents in the game: half-back Josh Drinkwater.
  • Meanwhile, we’ll also bring you up-to-date with a remarkable swap deal which could see two West Yorkshire teams trade players.
  • Are there more new faces on the way at Salford? Coach Ian Watson provides us with an update.
  • St Helens coach Justin Holbrook reveals the next significant step on Alex Walmsley receiving the all-clear and returning to playing following his neck injury.
  • There’s the latest on crisis-stricken Keighley – as another name from the club’s past joins the growing list of people calling for answers on the Cougars’ issues.
  • There’s an exclusive new interview with one of the big names arriving into Super League this off-season: Leeds half-back Tui Lolohea speaks with us.
  • Catalans come out firing after accusations they had registered Anthony Gelling as a player – with their football manager, Alex Chan, far from happy..
  • Hear from new Wigan signing Jarrod Sammut, too.
  • We feature a review of the best Rugby League books of 2018
  • We begin our series of the 50 most significant moments in Rugby League this season.
  • And the great Kevin Tamati features in our Rugby League Heroes series.