Saints announce World Club Challenge squad

Luke Thompson and Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook have made Saints 19-man World Club Challenge squad
Luke Thompson and Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook have made Saints 19-man World Club Challenge squad

Saints have announced their 19-man squad for Sunday’s World Club Challenge against South Sydney Rabbitohs.

Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook and Luke Thompson come into the squad for Lance Hohaia and Greg Richards.

As expected, there is no place for star half-back Luke Walsh.

Keiron Cunningham will choose from: Jonny Lomax, Tommy Makinson, Jordan Turner, Josh Jones, Adam Swift, Travis Burns, Mose Masoe, James Roby, Kyle Amor, Atelea Vea, Jon Wilkin, Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook, Alex Walmsley, Mark Flanagan, Mark Percival, Luke Thompson, Paul Wellens, Joe Greenwood and Andre Savelio.

Bunnies’ coach Michael Maguire has already named his starting 13 - with his substitutes still to be decided.

The line-up reads: Greg Inglis, Alex Johnston, Dylan Walker, Bryson Goodwin, Joel Reddy, Luke Keary, Adam Reynolds, George Burgess, Issac Luke, David Tyrrell, Glenn Stewart, John Sutton and Jason Clark.

Subs from: Thomas Burgess, Tim Grant, Chris Grevsmuhl, Ben Lowe, Cameron McInnes, Chris McQueen and Daryl Millard.

The game kicks off at 7pm and the referee will be Richard Silverwood.