Dragons sign Adam Keighran
Catalans Dragons are delighted to announce the signing of Adam Keighran from the 2023 season.
The Sydney Roosters centre has signed a one-year deal.
Adam Keighran said: “I’m really grateful for the opportunity given to me by Catalans. I’ve always wanted to experience Super League throughout my career and my family and I are really excited to experience it in France. Catalans is a very competitive team in this competition and I am really looking forward to being a part of it. I feel like this opportunity will allow me to take my game to the next level and that is something I’m really looking forward to.”
At 25 Adam arrives with the best years of his career ahead of him, full of ambition and determination. He is a tough, powerful and skillfull centre who can also play in the halves. Coming from one of the leading NRL clubs, he has played with some of the leading centres in our game. Highly recommended by coach Trent Robinson, Adam is a top level left footed goal kicker as well.
Born in Sydney, he was developed in the Bulldogs’ system before joining the Panthers where his breakout season in New South Wales Cup earned him a Team of the Year selection and his first NRL deal with the Warriors.
Keighran made his NRL in 2019 season and then joined the Roosters. He scored 8 tries and 120 points in 26 NRL appearances.
With limited opportunities in the Roosters impressive backline in 2022, he played in the NSW Cup and ended the season with an impressive eight tries, nine try assists and 160 points in 17 games.
Catalans Dragons headcoach Steve McNamara said: “Adam is a player whose career is taking off and exactly what we need. Tough, uncompromising and talented, he is a great signing.”
Adam Keighran: CV express
Date of birth: 24 April, 1997
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 91 kg
Previous clubs: New Zealand Warriors, Sydney Roosters
Debut: New Zealand Warriors vs Canterbury Bulldogs, 16th March 2019
Club stats: New Zealand Warriors (2019-20) : 9 appearances, 4 tries, 34 points | Sydney Roosters (2021-22) : 17 appearances, 4 tries, 86 points