Ten Wigan Warriors players have been selected for the England Elite and England Knights squads announced a little earlier today.
Congratulations to Sean O'Loughlin, Joel Tomkins, Sam Tomkins,Paul Prescott and Michael McIlorum who have been named by England Head Coach Steve McNamara in the Elite Squad while Josh Charnley, Liam Farrell, Darrell Goulding, Stefan Marsh and Lee Mossop have been seleced in the young Knights squad.
Speaking about the ten selections, Wigan Warriors Chairman Ian Lenagan said,
"It is a great honour for the Wigan Club to have ten players selected for these two England squads. It is particularly pleasing that all of these players have come through our own Academy and Reserve Grade to establish themselves in our first team squad and have been recognised and selected to be the future of our National side under the guidance of Steve McNamara.
"The Wigan Club prides itself on its home grown talent and this announcement shows the quality of both young and experienced players we have within our squad."