League Latest: Owner reveals new radical SL plan, stadium expansion on the cards, ex-SL star banned off the road after driving ‘intoxicated’ & Saints hunt quartet

League Latest – keeping you up to date with the latest news from the world of rugby league. Here are some of the headline-grabbing stories from the last 24 hours.

Magic Weekend potential

Serious About Rugby League has revealed a list of potential Magic Weekend venues for the future.

Cas to lose two

Castleford are set to lose Alex Foster and Jesse Sene-Lefao at the end of the season, Rugby League Live has reported.

Vuniyayawa to depart

Leeds’ King Vuniyayawa will join Salford for next season, according to the Manchester Evening News.

Martin future update

Serious About Rugby League has given an update about the future of Rhyse Martin.

Pearce to Catalans?

Newcastle Knights’ Mitchell Pearce could be set for a shock move to Catalans Dragons, the Daily Telegraph has reported.

Saints after Brown?

Rugby League Hub has reported that St Helens are after Featherstone’s Fa’amanu Brown, as well as Joey Lussick and Konrad Hurrell, with James Bell also on the champions’ radar.

Williams calls for Hearn

George Williams has kickstarted the rumour mill once more, calling for Eddie Hearn to get involved in rugby league, Serious About Rugby League has reported.

Matagi future

Suaia Matagi told Serious About Rugby League a fortnight ago that he still hadn’t sorted out his future.

Watson has his say on Yates

Ian Watson has had his say on the future of Luke Yates, Serious About Rugby League has reported.

Plans for Sinfield’s successor

Gary Hetherington has revealed to Rugby League Live the plans to succeed Kevin Sinfield as Director of Rugby.

Crabtree in hilarious role

Eorl Crabtree has been snapped stuck under a sponsor’s banner at the John Smith’s Stadium, Serious About Rugby League has revealed.

Referee speaks out

Former referee Ian Smith has called John Bateman’s aiming of his insult at a player rather than a referee the “oldest trick in the book”, Serious About Rugby League has revealed.

Beaumont reveals plan

Leigh owner Derek Beaumont has revealed a new radical Super League plan on BBC Radio Manchester.

O’Brien’s struggles

Gareth O’Brien has opened up to Serious About Rugby League about the hardships of not being paid at Toronto.

Harrison banned

Former Warrington forward Ben Harrison has been banned from driving for a year, Serious About Rugby League has revealed.

Lam future

Adrian Lam has addressed his future, Serious About Rugby League has reported.

Koukash reveals offers

Marwan Koukash has revealed to BBC Radio Manchester that he has “many offers” to return to rugby league.

Powell on halfbacks

Castleford head coach Daryl Powell has spoken honestly to Serious About Rugby League about halfbacks Danny Richardson and Gareth O’Brien.

Stadium expansion

Barrow owner Steve Neale has broached the idea of a possible stadium expansion to get Craven Park up to Super League standard, the North West Mail has reported.

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