NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz 28 Apr, 2021 19:45 am

Rugby league: New Zealand Warriors reportedly snub Shaun Johnson's reunion plan

Rugby league: New Zealand Warriors reportedly snub Shaun Johnson's reunion plan
Shaun Johnson has offered his services back to the club at which he spent eight seasons.

It seems there willbe no return to the red, black and white of the Warriors strip for Shaun Johnson.Photo / Photosport The New Zealand Warriors have reportedly turned down an offer from former play-maker Shaun Johnson to return to the club after taking feedback from senior players in the squad."Shaun Johnson is going to market, but we know that Brisbane are big believers in him and are keen to get him.The Warriors did not respond to the Herald's requests for comment on Shaun Johnson's possible return.

Speaking on NRL360 on Fox League, The Daily Telegraph's Paul Kent said the Warriors had been recently asked about the possibility of a reunion with a player who spent eight seasons with the club and told the Herald in 2016 that he wanted to be "a Warrior for life"."Johnson, through his management, has offered himself back to the Warriors," Kent said.

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