Catalans sign Luke Walsh


Catalans Dragons are pleased to announce the signing of Luke Walsh on a one-year contrat for the 2017 season.

Luke Walsh, 29, born in Newcastle, begin his career in NRL with the Knights in 2007. He also played more than 100 games with Penrith Panthers between 2009 and 2013.

Key player with the Saints since his move in 2014, he made 48 appearences and scored 12 tries and 152 goals.

«I am very excited to be linking up with Catalans. The guys are pulling together a very good side and I'm expecting big things at the Dragons in 2017.» said Luke Walsh

Christophe Jouffret, CEO of the club conclued : «Leaders are always crucial parts in a team. And around Richie Myler, Thomas Bosc ans Lucas Albert, it was necessary to enlist an experienced player who will quickly melt into the group. We wanted, emphasize Luke's experience in NRL and more recently with St Helens in the Super League. He demonstrated leadership abilities and will be a major asset to our team in 2017.»