Leeds Rhinos Appoint Ian Blease as New Sporting Director

Leeds Rhinos Appoint Ian Blease as New Sporting Director From Salford Red Devils

Leeds Rhinos have confirmed the appointment of Ian Blease as their new Sporting Director, poaching him from Super League rivals Salford Red Devils. Salford Red Devils have acknowledged Blease’s departure, expressing their gratitude for his 20-year association with the club.

“The Club can confirm Ian Blease has left Salford Red Devils to take up an opportunity at Leeds Rhinos. We would like to thank Ian for his contribution to the Club over his 20-year association.”

The move comes as Leeds Rhinos continue to navigate the aftermath of the passing of club legend, Rob Burrow, which has been a central focus for the team.

Meanwhile, reports suggest that one of the NRL’s most consistent performers will be on the move, with further details expected to emerge.

Elsewhere, Featherstone Rovers have had a tumultuous 2024 season, missing out on promotion despite their efforts.

As the Super League season approaches its midpoint, most teams are now well into their campaigns, with the competition heating up.

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