Mike Cooper
English exodus continues

Mike Cooper will be the next Englishman to join the exodus to Australia, moving to the St George Illawarra Dragons.

The Warrington Wolves prop, 24, is close to agreeing terms with the Dragons to move for the 2014 NRL season.

Wolves, though, will insist on a first-refusal clause should he wish to return to Super League.

Dragons have already landed England star Gareth Widdop from Melbourne Storm and will complete a deal for Castleford Tigers’ Rangi Chase.

Wigan Warriors have lost Lee Mossop and Gareth Hock to the Parramatta Eels.

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