Bower Primed for Debut

Hull FC youngster Connor Bower could make his first-team debut this Saturday when the Black and Whites host Wigan Warriors.

Hull FC youngster Connor Bower could make his first-team debut this Saturday when the Black and Whites host Wigan Warriors.

The young centre, a mainstay in the Reserves, has been named in the 19-man squad already this season and has been named again for the visit of the Warriors.

The Airlie Birds are without Josh Griffin and Liam Watts through suspension and Mahe Fonua, Marc Sneyd, Scott Taylor and Gareth Ellis through injury.

Jordan Thompson, who has missed the last few weeks through illness, is back in the squad and Masi Matongo also returns having not featured for the first-team since the away against the Warriors in March.

Nick Rawsthorne, who touched down for a brace on Monday against Catalans Dragons, retains his place.

You can be there on Saturday for Hull FC’s annual Family Day fixture against Wigan Warriors (kick-off 5pm) by securing your seat.

Tickets start from just £19 for adults, £17 for concessions and only £5 for juniors, whilst a family of four can watch the thrilling action unfold from the Toys ‘R’ Us Family Area for just £50!

Tickets are on sale now and are available to buy from the club’s retail stores, by calling the ticket office on 01482 505 600 or online by visiting ticketing.hullfc.com.

There will be plenty of activities for families to enjoy on Saturday at our Family Day Fan Zone, in association with Princes Quay, including fun activities and the chance to meet players!

The full 19-man squad for Saturday’s game against Wigan Warriors is as follows:

1. Jamie Shaul
3. Carlos Tuimavave
5. Fetuli Talanoa
6. Albert Kelly
9. Danny Houghton
12. Mark Minichiello
14. Jake Connor
15. Chris Green
16. Jordan Thompson
17. Danny Washbrook

19. Steve Michaels
21. Sika Manu
22. Josh Bowden
23. Nick Rawsthorne
25. Jansin Turgut
27. Jack Downs
28. Brad Fash
29. Masi Matongo
33. Connor Bower

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