Billy Glover Signs

Billy Glover Signs

1st November 2017

Widnes Vikings are delighted to announce the signing of eleven young players into the Club’s Academy. With ten of these talented young players graduating from the Vikings’ Scholarship programme, this is the latest success for the Club’s youth system, which is rated as Outstanding by the RFL. 

The Vikings Media Team are taking a closer look at each player, and today it is the turn of Billy Glover.  

Age: 16
Position: Centre
Community Club(s): Halton Farnworth Hornets
School: Wade Deacon

Ryan O’Brien, Youth Performance Manager at Widnes Vikings, said: “Billy is another player who has been a part of the club for six years, initially in the Development Squad and later our Scholarship programme.

"He suffered a serious injury at the start of the year and hasn’t yet had the opportunity to represent our club.

"However, he has been rewarded for his effort and commitment during his time in our system and vindicated our faith in him during his recent Man of the Match performance for Wales U16s against England Youth." 

Take a look at Billy’s highlights from 2017 above. 


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Billy Glover Signs