Molyneux called up for England

Wigan Warriors Women’s Vicky Molyneux has been called up as part of the England squad to face France on Saturday.

Head Coach Craig Richards has named a 20-strong squad for upcoming trip to Perpignan, which will be broadcast live on BBC Two. 

Richards said: “This is another huge step on the road to the Rugby League World Cup and another great opportunity for players to prove what they can do on the international stage.”

England Women squad to face France:

Savannah Andrade (York City Knights), Caitlin Beevers (Leeds Rhinos), Leah Burke (St Helens), Chantelle Crowl (St Helens), Jodie Cunningham (St Helens), Hollie Dodd (Castleford Tigers), Grace Field (York City Knights), Francesca Goldthorp (Leeds Rhinos), Amy Hardcastle (St Helens), Shona Hoyle (Huddersfield Giants), Tara Jones (St Helens), Emma Lumley (Castleford Tigers), Vicky Molyneux (Wigan Warriors), Emily Rudge (St Helens) – Captain, Tara-Jane Stanley (Castleford Tigers), Beth Stott (St Helens), Paige Travis (St Helens), Vicky Whitfield (St Helens), Olivia Wood (York City Knights), Rachael Woosey (St Helens).