SBW to be announced as a Toronto player on Thursday

Sonny Bill Williams is expected to be named as a Toronto Wolfpack player on Thursday.

It has been reported on by Matthew Shaw that the paperwork was finalised on Wednesday and the move will officially be announced on Thursday.

He will officially become a Super League player on December 1. He is reported to have signed a two-year deal with the newly-promoted side worth in the region of £2.6million a year.

This deal will make him the most expensive player as he will be earning around £51,000 a week playing for the Canadian outfit.

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Many people are asking how can they afford him, but he will only cost the Wolfpack £150,000 on the salary cap and he will be one of their marquee players.

Despite that, he will cost the Wolfpack just £150,000 on their salary cap as he will take up one of Toronto’s marquee player spots.