Gareth Ellis may only play half Hull FC's games in 2020 but don't underestimate his impact

Paul Cooke says the former captain will be massive for Hull next season

Gareth Ellis at 38 has been handed a new one-year contract by Hull FC.

A player of such presence should not be underestimated.

I believe Ellis has a vital role to play after a couple of very disappointing seasons where Hull FC’s unity and camaraderie have been called into question, given some of the blow-out scorelines against them.

The inconsistencies of weekly performances in the Black and...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2019-10-23 08:17
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