Souths debutant nearly ditched NRL dream for Newcastle RL club return

Updated May 9 2024 - 5:30pm, first published 4:00pm
Matt French. Picture South Sydney Rabbitohs
Matt French. Picture South Sydney Rabbitohs

South Sydney debutant Matt French almost abandoned his NRL dream for a return to Newcastle Rugby League outfit The Entrance this season, Tigers coach Jamy Forbes has revealed.

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Max McKinney

Journalist at Newcastle Herald

Max McKinney is a sports reporter with the Newcastle Herald. He previously worked in news, covering mainly local government and transport. Max mostly reports on the Newcastle Knights, but also covers a mix of local sport.

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