Tony Gigot leaves Wakefield Trinity by mutual consent

French full-back Tony Gigot has left Wakefield Trinity by mutual consent.

Sunday, 3rd January 2021, 9:25 am
Updated Sunday, 3rd January 2021, 9:26 am
DEPARTURE: Tony Gigot has left Wakefield Trinity by mutual consent. Picture: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com.

The former Catalans Dragons star joined Wakefied in July, while the Super League season was suspended.

He made seven appearances for Trinity following the season's resumption in August, scoring one try, but will not be returning to Belle Vue next term.

“Wakefield Trinity can confirm that Tony Gigot has left the club by mutual consent,” read a club statement, with Max Jowitt handed the number one shirt for 2021.

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“The 30-year-old was suffering badly with homesickness, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic.

"Gigot played seven times for Trinity scoring one try. The club wish Tony all the best for the future and thank him for his efforts in the red, white and blue.”