Joey Leilua

Darius Boyd isn’t the only Newcastle Knights player capable of walking out on his contract following the resignation of Wayne Bennett, with damaging centre Joey Leilua also boasting an exit clause.

Leilua, who is contracted until the end of 2015, has a clause that states if Bennett leaves the club, so, too, can the 22-year-old.

It is an almost identical clause to that of Boyd, who has already told his Newcastle teammates that he will be leaving the club at the end of this season.

The opportunity to sign Leilua is an obvious next move for rival clubs in need of a strike centre on the cusp of rep football.

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