There’s a few fresh faces from the U.K joining a growing crop of English talent in the NRL this year, such as Ryan Sutton, John Bateman and Ryan Hall. They have an opportunity to join a list of players to have succeeded in making the switch from the Super League to the NRL like these five best imports during the NRL era (1998-).
5. Josh Hodgson (Canberra Raiders 2015- 84 games, 11 tries)
The Canberra hooker is already in his fifth season in the NRL and he’s had an enormous impact on the Raiders since his arrival. The crafty rake played a major role in steering the Green Machine to an enormous 2nd place position in 2016 and at one point led the race for the Dally M.