Test pair Chris McKenna and Barrie McDermott are set to return for the Rhinos for the visit of Huddersfield Giants on Friday night at Headingley.
MCKENNA & MCDERMOTT SET TO RETURN FOR RHINOS Test pair Chris McKenna and Barrie McDermott are set to return for the Rhinos for the visit of Huddersfield Giants on Friday night at Headingley. McDermott missed last week's win at Widnes with a knee injury whilst McKenna was 18th man on that occasion but both are likely to feature against the Giants. Teenagers Lee Smith and Scott Murrell both drop out on the initial 20 man squad named earlier in the week but Tony Smith will delay naming his starting line up until the day of the game. The squad in full is: 1. Richard Mathers 2. Mark Calderwood 3. Chev Walker 4. Keith Senior 5. Marcus Bai 7. Rob Burrow 8. Ryan Bailey 10. Barrie McDermott 11. Ali Lauitiiti 12. Chris McKenna 13. Kevin Sinfield (c) 14. Andrew Dunemann 15. Danny Ward 16. Willie Poching 18. Jamie Jones-Buchanan 20. Gareth Ellis 21. Liam Botham 22. Nick Scruton
Adam Cuthbertson has revealed that the team were joined by a special guest after the win over Hull KR when Rhinos fan Courtney Turner joined the players for the team song. Adam met Courtney when the team went on their traditional hospital visit at Christmas and has stayed in touch with her and her family, who are all passionate Rhinos fans.
Leeds Rhinos return to action at Headingley Carnegie on Thursday 11th June, kick off 8pm, when Castleford Tigers are the visitors at Headingley Carnegie Stadium for our special #TRIThursday game. Enjoy a great night out and eat free with our special offer for this game!