Australia and Toronto reveal plans to face each other in October 2020 ahead of Ashes series.
Following the Toronto Wolfpack announcing the signing of Sonny Bill Williams on a two-year-deal, the Australian Kangaroos Head Coach Mal Meninga has revealed that there is already behind the scenes planning taking place for a Toronto Wolfpack verse Australian Kangaroos exhibition match to take place in the 2020 post-season, ahead of the return of the Ashes series in October 2020.
Meninga had this to say to NRL.com:
“When the Kangaroos tour England in 2020 – we will look forward to playing a warm-up game against the Wolfpack as it would create a lot of excitement for the sport.”
The Wolfpack have also had their say, with the club’s commercial director Martin Vickers stating the following to NRL.com:
“Imagine what a boost that would be to our plans in growing the game back in North America and globally.”