Wildcats Name A Strong Squad For Sundays Friendly Against Huddersfield Giants

The team are without Matty Blaymire and Motu Tony due to injury. Blaymire sustained a hamstring injury in training earlier this morning and Tony will miss out due to a broken hand that he sustained whilst wrestling during a training session. Jeremy Smith has not been included in the squad due to VISA problems, very similar to ones that other clubs are also encountering at present. Wakefield Wildcats are delighted to include Club Captain Glenn Morrison in the line up, in what will be his first game of the season after recovering from injury.

First team regulars Michael Korkidas, Sam Obst and Dale Ferguson are all named in the squad with youngsters Hyde, Howarth, Veivers, and Spiers all featuring on the team sheet too.

The squad in full is:

2. Penny

3. Murphy

4. Millard

5. George

6. Jeffries

7. Obst

8. Korkidas

9. Rinaldi

10. King

11. Henderson

12. Ferguson

13. Morrison

14. Lee

17. Johnson

18. Dean

21. Mariano

22. Howarth

23. Veivers

27. Hyde


The game will kick-off at 3.30pm on Sunday (23rd January) at The Rapid Solictors Stadium. Tickets are available for this game and the Bradford fixture next week from The Wildcats Superstore.

Follow us on Twitter at WTWildcatsRL for score updates throughout the game and the chance to see the full match report first!