Andy Thornley Extends Centurions Stay

Andy Thornley Extends Centurions Stay

Leigh Centurions are delighted to confirm that Andy Thornley has re-signed for the 2020 season. Thornley – whose brother Iain has also committed to the club for 2020 – is in his second stint at Leigh having signed from Swinton Lions in November last year. “I’m made up to have re-signed for next year,” he said. “I’m a big believer in Duffs (Leigh head coach John Duffy) and his staff. They have a vision for the club and I’m grateful to be a part of it. “Playing in front of…

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Jordan Thompson Re-Signs For Leigh Centurions

Jordan Thompson Re-Signs For Leigh Centurions

Jordan Thompson is the latest player to re-sign for Leigh Centurions ahead of the 2020 season. The experienced forward returned to Leigh last June from Hull FC having been one of the stand-out players for the club during the 2018 campaign. Thompson left Centurions for Leeds towards the end of the 2018 season before re-joining Hull FC. Leigh head coach John Duffy said: “Jordy’s been great since coming back here and has fitted into the group well. “He is a real good character to have at a club – he…

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John Duffy Reunited With Matty Wildie At Leigh Centurions

John Duffy Reunited With Matty Wildie At Leigh Centurions

Leigh Centurions are delighted to announce the signing of Matty Wildie ahead of the 2020 Betfred Championship season. A versatile player who started his career with Wakefield Trinity Wildcats, Wildie has also played for Dewsbury, Featherstone and Bradford in addition to loan spells at Batley and Doncaster. Wakefield-born Wildie said: “I’m really looking forward to joining Leigh Centurions and working with John Duffy again. “John is a coach I’ve worked with at Featherstone and I’m looking forward to playing to his style of rugby again. Wildie, 28, has played in…

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Liam Forsyth Commits To Leigh Centurions For 2020

Liam Forsyth Commits To Leigh Centurions For 2020

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm that Liam Forsyth has signed a new deal with the club. The 23-year-old winger or centre joined from Wigan Warriors in June this year, finishing with an impressive return of ten tries in as many games as the club finished fourth in the Betfred Championship. Forsyth, who holds #HN1489, said he was delighted to be staying with the Centurions. He said: “Everyone is keen to pick up the pieces of last season because we were all so disappointed with how things finished. “We have…

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Scottish International Nick Glohe Links Up With John Duffy Again At Leigh Centurions

Scottish International Nick Glohe Links Up With John Duffy Again At Leigh Centurions

Leigh Centurions are delighted to confirm the signing of Scotland international forward Nick Glohe for the 2020 season. Glohe is a player Leigh head coach John Duffy knows well having worked with him as part of the Scotland national team set-up. Predominately a second rower, 27-year-old Glohe joins Leigh from the Lakes United club in Australia; he has also represented the University of Newcastle. Glohe said: “I’m very much looking forward to playing for a club with such a proud history and great loyal supporters. “Pre-season in the winter is…

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Centurions Swoop For Callum Field

Centurions Swoop For Callum Field

Leigh are delighted to confirm the signing of Callum Field for the 2020 season. A second rower, prop or centre, Field was born in Pontefract and is a product of the Wigan academy set-up. Field said: “Leigh are a top end Betfred Championship club and I am excited to be joining them ahead of what is going to be a big season. “I have played against Leigh before and know they are always a tough team to beat and I’m looking forward to being part of the squad coach John…

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