St Helens coach Justin Holbrook has admitted that ongoing speculation surrounding his future must be resolved within “a few weeks”.

Holbrook remains the subject of gossip linking him with a move to the NRL following a hugely successful spell in England with the Red Vee.

He told the St Helens Star: “Saints have done everything right and obviously want me to re-sign, which is fantastic.

“I know I have said it will be sorted in a few weeks before – but it definitely does have to be a few weeks now because it cannot drag on any longer.

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“I hope that it can get sorted soon.”