2014 Away Shirt Signed By The Team

Signed Wigan Warriors 2014 Away Shirt

Wigan Warriors announce their 2014 Squad Numbers with 23 of the 38 named coming through the Club’s highly-acclaimed Youth Development System. In addition, a number of young Wigan-Trained players have moved up the squad list following the departure of Sam Tomkins, Pat Richards, Lee Mossop and Chris Tuson.

New Full Back signing Matty Bowen has been given squad number 1 as a direct replacement for Sam Tomkins while other new editions Eddy Pettybourne, Dan Sarginson, Tony Clubb and John Batemen will wear numbers 22, 23, 24 and 25 respectively. The Warriors other new recruit for 2014, Sam Hopkins, has been given squad number 29.

Elsewhere Anthony Gelling has been given squad number 5 while Scott Taylor, Ben Flower, Logan Tomkins, Gil Dudson and Dom Crosby have been rewarded for their performances last year by moving up the list. Wigan Warriors have also given First Team squad numbers to youngsters Connor Farrell, Ryan Sutton and Ben Austin after the trio all impressed in the Under 19’s successful season.

Signed Matty Russell 2014 Warirngton Wolves Away Shirt

Matty Russell Signed Shirt

Matthew “Matty” Russell (born 6 June 1993 in Irvine) is a Scottish professional rugby league player for English club Warrington Wolves of Super League. A Scotland national representative fullback, he previously played for Wigan Warriors and Hull F.C., as well as in the National Rugby League for Australian club Gold Coast Titans.

Russell’s Super League career started with the Wigan Warriors, playing some games on loan to Hull F.C.. He then agreed a two-year deal with Australian NRL team, the Gold Coast Titans, but returned to England a season later. Russell was named in the Scotland squad for the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. He was one of the star players in the tournament. On the 16th of April 2014, the entertaining, fast running Scottish fullback, signed a new three-year deal that would keep him at Warrington until November 2017.

Wigan Warriors player Ben Flower

Ben Flower

Ben is a professional rugby league footballer who currently plays for Wigan Warriors and Wales. He represented Wales in the 2010 European Cup and the 2011 Rugby League Four Nations, and was named in the squad for the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. He is by preference a Prop forward.

Picture supplied courtesy of Bernard Platt.

Wigan Warriors player Tony Clubb

Tony Clubb

Tony is a professional rugby league footballer who currently plays for Wigan Warriors, he formerly played for The London Broncos Super League side. On the 6th November 2010 he became the tenth ever England Rugby League player to score 4 tries in an international fixture. This was achieved in England’s 36-10 win over Papua New Guinea in their final game of the 2010 Four Nations tournament.

Picture supplied courtesy of Bernard Platt.