Super League 2024 Top Assist Kings Revealed by Love Rugby League

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Love Rugby League Reveals Top 10 Assist Kings in Super League 2024 (So Far)

[Published: [current date], Source: Love Rugby League]

As the 2024 Super League season progresses, Love Rugby League has been tracking the top assist providers in the competition. While the list is currently a Top 12 due to several players being tied, it will eventually be refined to the definitive Top 10 assist kings as more games are played.

Interestingly, the players currently dominating the assist charts are all backs, showcasing their creativity and playmaking abilities. Let’s take a closer look at the standout performers:

6. Gareth O’Brien (Leigh Leopards – 5 assists)

The experienced 32-year-old has been a key figure in Adrian Lam’s side since joining the Leopards, cementing his place as the club’s first-choice fullback.

= Jake Wardle (Wigan Warriors – 5 assists)
Wigan acted quickly to secure Wardle’s long-term future, tying down the talented centre on a contract until the end of the 2029 season. Wardle is renowned for his try-scoring prowess and ability to create opportunities for his teammates.

= Esan Marsters (Huddersfield Giants – 5 assists)
The Cook Islands international has made a strong start to the 2024 campaign, after struggling with inconsistent form last season. Marsters currently sits in the top 10 for metres made and has provided five assists so far.

= Jake Connor (Huddersfield Giants – 5 assists)
Connor, Marsters’ Huddersfield teammate, has also contributed five assists in as many Super League appearances this year. The 29-year-old has been a pivotal player since rejoining the Giants in 2023.

5. Niall Evalds (Hull KR – 6 assists)

The 30-year-old has made an impressive start to life at Hull KR, scoring three tries and providing six assists in six Super League games. Evalds has flourished in his natural fullback position after initially featuring on the wing.

= Matt Moylan (Leigh Leopards – 6 assists)
Moylan’s off-season move to Leigh was one of the biggest signings in Super League. The former Australia international has hit the ground running, scoring a try, producing six assists and kicking 16 goals in his six appearances so far.

= Jonny Lomax (St Helens – 6 assists)
At 33 years old, Lomax is cementing his status as one of the Super League greats. The St Helens stalwart has been ever-present for the champions in 2024, scoring a try and providing six assists.

4. Mikey Lewis (Hull KR – 7 assists)

The scrum-half is a joy to watch, with his natural flair and creativity at the heart of Hull KR’s attacking play. Lewis made his England debut in last year’s test series victory over Tonga, showcasing his international potential.

= Matt Dufty (Warrington Wolves – 7 assists)
Dufty has been in scintillating form for Warrington, with coach Sam Burgess getting the best out of the Australian speedster. The winger/fullback currently leads the competition in metres made and has scored seven tries and provided seven assists.

3. Tui Lolohea (Huddersfield Giants – 8 assists)

The Tonga international has been instrumental in Huddersfield’s strong start to the season, with the Giants winning four of their opening seven games. Lolohea has produced eight assists from his six appearances, excelling in the half-back role.

1. Marc Sneyd (Salford Red Devils – 9 assists)

Sneyd’s kicking game has been a constant threat to opposition defences, with the England international leading the way in several statistical categories, including goals, assists, attacking kicks and general play kicks. He has been an ever-present for Salford so far this season.

= Brodie Croft (Leeds Rhinos – 9 assists)
Croft’s move from Salford to Leeds has been a success, with the former Man of Steel providing nine assists in seven Super League games for the Rhinos. He is currently tied with his former Salford teammate Sneyd at the top of the assist charts.

As the season progresses, Love Rugby League will continue to monitor and update the top 10 assist providers in Super League, providing valuable insights into the game’s most creative playmakers.

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