Dragons sign Tyrone May

Catalans Dragons are pleased to announce the signing of Tyrone May from the 2022 season.

The former Penrith Panthers player has signed a one-year deal.

Tyrone May said: « First of all, I’m very grateful for this opportunity. I can’t thank the coach Steve McNamara, Alex Chan and the president Bernard Guasch enough for allowing me to come to such a great club with an amazing fan base. I’m eager to meet my new teammates and gain their respect by working hard to go one better this year. »

Tyrone May, 25, made his NRL debut with the Panthers in 2017. He scored 5 tries in 9 NRL games on his first professional season.

2021 NRL winner, he made 56 appearances in 4 seasons at Penrith, scoring 10 tries.

A versatile player, who can play halfback, center or back rower, he has represented Samoa on an occasion in 2018.

Catalans Dragons headcoach Steve McNamara said: « Tyrone will add great quality, depth and competition for places within our team. He arrives as a current Grand Final winner and his versatility and ability to play many positions to a high standard will be a huge asset for us. »

Tyrone May profile

Date of Birth: 21 June, 1996

Height: 189 cm

Weight: 94 kg

Positions: Halfback, centre, second row

Previous Club: Penrith Panthers

Debut: New Zealand Warriors vs Penrith Panthers, 14 July, 2017

Club Stats: Penrith Panthers (2017-2021): 56 appearances, 10 tries

Rep. Honours: Samoa (2018): 1 appearance