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Super League | Round 14
Leeds Rhinos - Catalans Dragons
Emerald Headingley Stadium
30.09.2020 | 7pm


The match

The Dragons travel to Leeds on Wednesday, September 30 in the Super League round 14, kick-off at 7pm at the Emerald Headingley Stadium.

In a battle of 2nd versus 5th, the Rhinos have made 15 changes to their 21-man squad who featured last Thursday against Hull KR. For the Dragons, the staff have named an unchanged squad.

Following their defeat over Warrington last week, the Dragons have a 55.55% win rate with 5 victories in 9 Super League matches. Leeds is currently in the Top 4 after winning 7 games out of 10.


Team News

Here is Catalans Dragons’ 21-man squad to travel to Leeds on Wednesday:


Latest meetings

Head-to-Head (34 games):
11 wins for the Dragons
23 wins for Leeds

Last five meetings:
09.08.19 | Leeds Rhinos 48 – 8 Catalans Dragons | Headingley
30.06.19 | Leeds Rhinos 31 – 12 Catalans Dragons | Headingley
23.03.19 | Catalans Dragons 26 – 22 Leeds Rhinos | Gilbert Brutus Stadium
20.06.18 | Leeds Rhinos 25 – 28 Catalans Dragons | Headingley
26.05.18 | Catalans Dragons 33 – 20 Leeds Rhinos | Gilbert Brutus Stadium


History: Leeds vs Dragons

20.06.2018 | Leeds Rhinos 25 – 28 Dragons Catalans

Catalans Dragons: Gigot, Tierney, Mead, Wiliame, Yaha, Langi, Drinkwater, Casty, McIlorum, Simon, Jullien, Garcia, Bird | Subs: Anderson, Bousquet, Baitieri, Edwards
T: Samisoni Langi, Josh Drinkwater, Fouad Yaha, Lewis Tierney, Kenny Edwards (2)
G: Josh Drinkwater (2)

In June 2018, the Dragons beat Leeds at Headingley following a last-minute try from Kenny Edwards to secure dramatic 28-25 win over the Rhinos. After a tough first half, Leeds was 14 points ahead at the break. But Greg Bird’s teammates staged a superb second-half fightback to inflict a sixth straight defeat on Leeds Rhinos.







How to follow?

Live match
Official club website
Catalans Dragons’ app

France Bleu Roussillon
BBC Radio Leeds


Agenda of the week | Super League Round 14

Tuesday 29th September
6.30pm | Salford 20 - 18 Warrington
8.45pm | Wigan 0 - 42 St Helens

Wednesday 30th September
6.30pm | Huddersfield – Hull KR
7.00pm | Leeds – Dragons

Thursday 1st October
8.45pm | Castleford – Hull FC