Smith names his first Leeds Rhinos 21 man squad

New Leeds Rhinos Head Coach Rohan Smith has named his first 21 man squad since joining the club for this Sunday’s Betfred Super League game at Salford, kick off 3pm.

Smith has a host of players to call upon after a number returned from long term injury along with two players from suspension. Prop Tom Holroyd could make his first appearance of the season whilst Richie Myler is included for the first time since the opening round of the season.

Winger David Fusitu’a is also set to return to action with Zak Hardaker in line to make his second debut for the club.

James Bentley and Zane Tetevano both return from suspension however Matt Prior and Morgan Gannon will both miss the trip to the AJ Bell Stadium whilst serving their suspensions.

The squad in full is:

2 David Fusitu’a sponsored by Berry’s Jewellers

5 Ash Handley sponsored by Roxy Ball Room 

6 Blake Austin sponsored by Vale Services

8 Mikolaj Oledzki sponsored by LR Motors (Yorkshire) Limited

9 Kruise Leeming sponsored by Fenton Finance

11 James Bentley sponsored by Trivent Ltd

12 Rhyse Martin sponsored by Mailway Packaging Solutions

13 Zane Tetevano sponsored by NIC FM Services Ltd

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

19 Bodene Thompson sponsored by ACS Stainless Steel Fixings 

22 Sam Walters sponsored by Warners Fish Merchants

23 Jack Broadbent sponsored by Johnstone’s Paint

24 Jarrod O’Connor sponsored by Boardrm

25 James Donaldson sponsored by ACS Stainless Steel Fixings

27 Muizz Mustapha available for sponsorship

28 Max Simpson sponsored by Fastsigns

32 Jack Sinfield sponsored by Sporting Images Ltd

33 Zak Hardaker sponsored by Rhino Safety Ltd