Mark Percival returns to St Helens squad for Leeds cup clash
Emgland international centre Mark Percival returns to the Saints' squad ahead of their Challenge Cup third round tie against holders Leeds Rhinos at the Totally Wicked Stadium on Saturday.
Percival missed last week’s win over Hull KR through injury and is joined in a strong-looking St Helens outfit, which also includes full back Lachlan Coote who will feature for the first time this season.
Agnatius Paasi also returns after recovering from a nasty looking head knock against Salford in round one. He comes in for Aaron Smith,with the latter leaving the field against the Robins following a knock of his own.
Squad:1, Lachlan Coote, 2, Tommy Makinson, 3. Kevin Naiqama, 4, Mark Percival, 5. Regan Grace, 6. Jonny Lomax, 7. Theo Fages, 8. Alex Walmsley, 9. James Roby, 10. Matty Lees, 11. Joel Thompson, 12, James Bentley, 14. Sione Mata’utia, 15. LMS, 16. Kyle Amor, 17, Agnatius Paasi, 18. Jack Welsby, 20, Joe Batchelor, 21. Lewis Dodd, 22, Josh Simm, 23. Jake Wingfield.