Breaking news: Fax sign James on loan

HALIFAX have completed the long-rumoured deal to bring the Wakefield prop Matt James to the Shay on loan.

The Wales international, who had a hugely successful loan spell at the club in 2009, has signed an initial month-long agreement and is likely to go straight into the side for Sunday’s Infirmary Cup clash with Super League neighbours Huddersfield.

Fax boss Karl Harrison had been searching for pack reinforcements to cover for the absence of frontline forwards Makali Aizue, Sam Barlow and Ross Divorty through injury.

Full story and reaction in Saturday’s Courier Sport