BREAKING: Knights report two players to NRL over COVID-19 breach

The Knights are reportedly the latest club to be involved in a breach of the COVID-19 protocols capping off a horror week for the game.

Wayne Bennett, Paul Vaughan, Allan Langer and Tevita Pangai Jr have all been ordered to isolate for two weeks after breaches of the coronavirus protocols and two Knights players could be set to join them.

Channel 9’s Danny Weidler reported the Knights have alerted the NRL about a possible breach by two of their players.

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EXCLUSIVE: Two Knights players have been put on COVID hold. CEO Phil Gardner has confirmed they have just reported players to Project Apollo for COVID breach. Initial report is players attended a game. Described to me by club as “young players”. @NRLonNine @9NewsSyd

“Two Knights players have been put on COVID hold,” Weidler tweeted.

“CEO Phil Gardner has confirmed they have just reported players to Project Apollo for COVID breach.

“Initial report is players attended a game. Described to me by club as “young players”.

James Hooper revealed the names of the two players in question on Fox League’s Big League Wrap.

“I have just texted the Knights genreal manager of football in Danny Buderus and it is only early doors so he is still trying to put all the information together,” Hooper said.

“But the players that are involved are young Starford To’a, who played against the Tigers and Simi Sasagi.”

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