Naiqama, the Fijian Test captain, and Harrison, the former New Zealand Test back-rower, are in the first years of new three-year contracts they signed last season but the Newcastle Herald has been told their respective clubs are trying to shop them around.
When asked yesterday whether the Raiders had considered the swap deal, Canberra chief executive Don Furner told the Herald: ‘‘It has been discussed but nothing concrete.’’
Media speculation this week has linked another out of favour Knights centre, Junior Sa’u, to Canberra and the Cronulla Sharks. But sources told the Herald a mid-season switch for Sa’u was unlikely.
The Knights’ policy is to not comment on player recruitment or retention.
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