Recent Gold Coast Titans signing Kallum Watkins is backing Justin Holbrook to be a success as coach of the club.

It was finally confirmed yesterday that Holbrook will take over at the Titans ahead of the 2020 season.

Watkins said: “It is massively important because you have to get on with your players, have relationships with them, and know how to deal with your players because they are all different.

“It seems like he is doing that at St Helens. It seems like he cares, and that is the most important thing for the team and the club.

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“He has a lot of passion for what he does, and a lot of care for what he does. You can see that. If he can instil that here, it is going to be good.”