Ali Lauitiiti returns to the squad this week after recovering from a knee injury and a game in the Seinor Academy game last weekend. Ryan Hall is recalled to the squad and Nick Scruton is also added to the 17 on duty last weekend.|
The squads announced today are:
Leeds Rhinos: Webb, Donald, Toopi, Senior, Smith, McGuire, Burrow, Leuluai, Diskin, Peacock, Jones-Buchanan, Ellis, Sinfield, Lauitiiti, Thackray, Bailey, Scruton, Kirke, Tansey, Hall.
St Helens: Wellens, Gardner, Gidley, Talau, Meli, Pryce, Long, Fozzard, Cunningham, Cayless, Gilmour, Wilkin, Roby, Bennett, Graham, Moore, Smith, Clough, Fa'asavalu, Tyrer
Referee: Richard Silverwood
Video Referee: Ian Smith
The Senior Academy are also in action on Friday evening. Looking to bounce back from the disappointing defeat against Bradford last week they take on the same opponents in the curtain raiser to the big game. This game kicks off at 5.45pm
These squads will be cut to 18 players on Friday afternoon.
A full preview of the game will be available on Friday.