Leeds Rhinos: Lilley’s in the frame for derby day clash

Jordan Lilley.
Jordan Lilley.
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ENGLAND ACADEMY half-back Jordan Lilley, 18, could make his Leeds Rhinos debut in tomorrow’s derby at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats.

Liam Sutcliffe, Jimmy Keinhorst, Josh Walters, Andy Yates and Robbie Mulhern have also been drafted into Rhinos’ 19-man squad.

Joel Moon (suspended), Zak Hardaker (ankle), Brett Delaney (hamstring) and Mitch Achurch (wrist) drop out from last weekend’s team and Jamie Jones-Buchanan (hamstring) is a fitness doubt.

New signing Stuart Howarth is set to feature for Wildcats and Craig Hall, Chris Annakin, Joe Arundel and Ben Kavanagh could return, with Scott Anderson (concussion), Reece Lyne (hamstring) and Dean Collis dropping out.

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats from: Annakin, Arundel, Godinet, C Hall, Howarth, Johnstone, Kavanagh, Kirmond, McShane, Miller, Molloy, Owen, Riley, Ryan, Scruton, Simon, D Smith, T Smith, Washbrook.

Leeds Rhinos from: Watkins, R Hall, McGuire, Burrow, Aiton, Peacock, Jones-Buchanan, Ablett, Sinfield, S Ward, Cuthbertson, Sutcliffe, Singleton, Keinhorst, Walters, Yates, Mulhern, Handley, Lilley.

Referee: Joe Cobb (Leigh).

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