Huddersfield Giants academy player Ronan Costello is in a critical condition after being seriously injured in a match on Saturday.
The U19 centre, who has been admitted to Leeds General Infirmary, was injured in the game against Salford City Reds and the match was abandoned as a result of the incident.
"Huddersfield Giants academy player Ronan Costello remains in a critical condition in Leeds General Infirmary. The club respectfully asks that all supporters respect the wish for privacy and sensitivity for the family at such a difficult time"
Former Giants player Brett Ferres has tweeted his support for the young player.
Keep fighting Ronan Costello, just shows the dangers of our great sport. RL family will b right behind you @giantsrl
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