Catalans Dragons vs Hull Kingston Rovers
Venue: Stade Gilbert Brutus
Kick-off: Friday 9th October, 7:15pm
Last Five Results: Catalans 6-24 Hull KR (31/08/19), Hull KR 16-18 Catalans (17/03/19), Catalans 18-16 Hull KR (10/03/18), Hull KR 23-4 Catalans (15/02/18), Hull KR 19-20 Catalans (15/09/17)
Super League heads to France for Catalans’ clash with Hull KR, as the French side look to continue their quest for a top-four finish and Rovers aim to gather some momentum ahead of next season.
The Dragons will be without Josh Drinkwater, Matt Whitley and Arthur Romano in Perpignan with Alrix Da Costa and Paul Seguier both returning in a 20-man squad.
The Robins could hand debuts to Rowan Milnes and George King, with Matty Storton returning from injury. Greg Minikin and Robbie Mulhern drop out.
This Dragons simply need to keep winning if they are to secure a top-four finish and will be expected to take the two points on Friday night. Hull KR have shown glimpses of what they’re capable of but have lost four games in a row since their sensational win against Wigan. These two have played out some close games in recent seasons, making this an intriguing encounter.