Krisnan Inu

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs centre Krisnan Inu is poised to quit the NRL for French rugby union.

The Daily Telegraph understands Inu and his management were attempting to secure a deal on Wednesday night. If successful, Inu could announce his defection as early as Thursday.

Inu, 27, has had an inconsistent season at Belmore with his departure to free-up some money in the club’s salary cap.

Canterbury had Inu under contract until the end of next season but didn’t prevent him leaving.

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