Liam Finn (rugby league)

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Liam Finn
Liam Finn Ireland.JPG
Personal information
Born (1983-11-02) 2 November 1983 (age 30)
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 90 kg (14 st 2 lb)
Playing information
Position Stand-off, Scrum-half, Hooker
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2002–2003 Halifax 21 3 30 1 73
2004–2005 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 2 0 1 0 2
2005–2006 Featherstone Rovers
2006–2009 Dewsbury Rams
2010–2013 Featherstone Rovers
2014– Castleford Tigers 12 2 0 0 8
Total 35 5 31 1 83
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2007–2013 Ireland 20 5 19 0 68
As of 8 May 2014
Source: Rugby League Project

Liam Finn (born (1983-11-02) 2 November 1983 (age 30)) is an Irish professional rugby league footballer for the Castleford Tigers which he joins from local rivals Featherstone Rovers. Liam will join the Tigers ahead of the 2014 season. An Ireland international representative Stand-off, Scrum-half, or Hooker, he has previously played for Featherstone Rovers, Halifax and the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats of Super League, as well as Dewsbury Rams.

He was named in the Ireland squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.[1][2]

In 2010 he represented Ireland in the Alitalia European Cup. Also he followed up his 2009 Championship 1 Player of the Year award with a Championship player of the year award in 2010 for Featherstone Rovers in his first season back with the Rovers.

He was named as captain of Ireland in 2012, and was later confirmed as captain for the 2013 Rugby League World Cup campaign. [3]

He is Ireland's joint most capped player alongside Bob Beswick and is also Ireland's record point scorer.

(For 2014 Super League season highlights, stats and results click on 2014 Super League season results)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cassidy included in Ireland squad". BBC. 2008-10-07. Retrieved 2008-10-07. 
  2. ^ "Ireland Name World Cup 40 Man Training Squad". Rugby League Ireland. 2008-08-01. Retrieved 2008-08-02. [dead link]
  3. ^ http://m.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-league/24388679

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