Rhinos boosted by returning stars for crunch clash

Leeds' Konrad Hurrell makes a break.

Leeds Rhinos Head Coach Richard Agar has named his 21 man squad for this Friday’s crucial clash with Hull KR at Emerald Headingley, kick off 7.45pm live on Sky Sports.

The Rhinos welcome back Rob Lui and Konrad Hurrell to the squad as the Rhinos know victory will guarantee them a fifth placed finish in the Betfred Super League.

Leeds could also welcome back 17-year-old Morgan Gannon who was rested for last Friday’s defeat at St Helens.

Rhinos hooker Kruise Leeming will make his 150th Super League appearance. So far the Rhinos number nine has played 33 Super League games for Leeds after 116 Super League appearances with Huddersfield Giants.

Tickets are on sale now for this Friday’s clash at tickets.therhinos.co.uk

Leeds are also without Liam Sutcliffe (knee), Luke Gale (knee), Zane Tetevano (suspension), Jack Walker (foot), Mikolaj Oledzki (toe), Callum McLelland (knee), King Vuniyayawa and Alex Mellor (knee).

The squad in full is:
2 Tom Briscoe sponsored by Wetherby Whaler
3 Harry Newman sponsored by Warners Fish Merchants
4 Konrad Hurrell sponsored by Berrys
5 Ash Handley sponsored by Roxy Ball Room
6 Rob Lui sponsored by Vale Services
9 Kruise Leeming sponsored by Fenton Finance
10 Matt Prior sponsored by K-Bins
12 Rhyse Martin sponsored by The Ortus Group
14 Brad Dwyer sponsored by The Artisan Drinks Co
16 Richie Myler sponsored by YF Furniture
17 Cameron Smith sponsored by Warners Fish Merchants
18 Tom Holroyd sponsored by West Riding Paper Services
20 Bodene Thompson sponsored by ACS Stainless Steel Fixings
21 Alex Sutcliffe sponsored by Alternative Windows
22 Sam Walters sponsored by Warners Fish Merchants
24 Luke Briscoe sponsored by Roxy Ball Room
25 James Donaldson sponsored by LR Motors (Yorkshire) Limited
26 Jarrod O’Connor sponsored by Sano Physiotherapy
27 Jack Broadbent sponsored by Johnstone’s Paint
31 Morgan Gannon sponsored by Simon Baynes
32 Corey Johnson sponsored by ACS Stainless Steel Fixings