Dragons vs Giants : Connection
Catalans Dragons host Huddersfield Giants on Saturday, July 23, at the Gilbert Brutus Stadium in the Super League Round 20, kick-off at 6pm CEST.
2 players have played for both Dragons and Giants during their career.
JODIE BROUGHTON (2016-2019)
48 Super League appearances for the Dragons, 34 tries.
Product of the Leeds Rhinos Academy, he made his Super League debut whilst on loan at Hull FC in 2008. He joined Salford in 2010, scoring 60 tries in 99 games during his time at the club. The explosive winger, named the fastest man in Super League in 2011, decided to sign for Huddersfield Giants in 2014, where he scored 16 tries in 30 games there. He has also represented the England Knights 4 times during his career, scoring 6 tries. Jodie Broughton joined Perpignan in 2016 and played under the Catalan jersey for 4 years, scoring 38 tries in 52 games. After a short time in Toulouse, Halifax and Batley, he decided to end his professionnal career.
KENNY EDWARDS (2018-2019)
32 Super League appearances for the Dragons, 10 tries.
Former Junior Kiwis, he played for both Manly and St George Illawarra in the NRC Competition before joining Parramatta in 2013. Named at second-row in the 2013 New South Wales Cup team of the year, he made his NRL debut on the same year. He played 70 matches for the Eels and scored 6 tries from 2013 and 2018 before signing for Catalans Dragons during the 2018 Super League season. After a season and a half with the Dragons where he won the Challenge Cup over Warrington, Kenny Edwards joined Huddersfield at the end of the 2019 season. He is on loan at Castleford since the start of the season.