Team news vs West Wales Raiders

Team news vs West Wales Raiders

  • Head of Youth Mick Cassidy announces his 23-man select squad to face West Wales Raiders on Saturday, 2pm kick-off.

  • Warriors set to play the League 1 side in a pre-season friendly at Stebonheath Park.

  • It will be the first time the Raiders have hosted Wigan.

Wigan Warriors have announced the 23-man select squad for the pre-season fixture with BETFRED League 1 side West Wales Raiders on Saturday.

Since a partnership between both clubs was formed, a suitable date for a pre-season game has been in the works. It will be the first time that the Raiders have faced the Warriors at their home ground.

Head of Youth Mick Cassidy has included a plethora of Under-19s players in his squad, including some new faces that featured for the Under-16s last year, as well as experienced head and First Team hooker Josh Ganson.

Wigan’s select squad: 1. Umyla Hanley, 2. Cian Tyrer, 3. Corey Hall, 4. Sam Halsall, 5. Joe Brown, 6. Callum Green, 7. Ryan Forshaw, 8. Nathan Wilde, 9. Amir Bourouh, 10. Ben Kilner, 11. Harry Rushton, 12. James McDonnell, 13. Joe Shorrocks, 14. Morgan Smithies, 15. Brad O’Neil, 16. Max Roberts, 17. Ethan Havard, 18. Ben O’Keefe, 19. Josh Ganson, 20. Oscar Stone, 21. Ben Holcroft, 22. Marcus Cropper, 23. Jack Kennedy

Here is the West Wales squad to face the Warriors:

Ahead of the game, Cassidy said: “The agreement between Wigan Warriors and West Wales Raiders continues to be a great service to both clubs.

“We are looking forward to travelling to Stebonheath Park for the fixture, and I’m sure it will be a great opportunity for our Under-19s players to get some quality game time under their belts at the beginning of our season.”

Stebonheath Park.

Please note that this game will not be streamed on Wigan TV.

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