Sport Rooster James Tedesco has mumps: report

02:25  15 february  2018
02:25  15 february  2018 Source:   MSN

Penrith Panthers seek medical advice to avoid Sydney Roosters mumps outbreak

  Penrith Panthers seek medical advice to avoid Sydney Roosters mumps outbreak The Panthers have asked for medical advice on how to safeguard against the remote possibility of the mumps outbreak that has affected members of the Roosters squad infiltrating their own camp during Saturday's trial game.The Panthers have asked for medical advice on how to safeguard against the remote possibility of the mumps outbreak that has affected members of the Roosters squad infiltrating their own camp during Saturday's trial game.

Roosters recruit Tedesco quarantined with mumps . Author. Star off-season Sydney Roosters recruit James Tedesco has been quarantined from his teammates as the second player to contract the mumps in as many weeks.

SYDNEY Roosters fans will have to wait at least another week to see star recruit James Tedesco in the Tricolours after he was quarantined by the club due to a case of mumps . NRL.com reports the NSW Origin fullback has been housebound this week after catching the contagious viaral disease that

James Tedesco during the 2017 Rugby League World Cup match between Ireland and Italy at Barlow Park in October. © Chris Hyde/Getty Images James Tedesco during the 2017 Rugby League World Cup match between Ireland and Italy at Barlow Park in October. Prized recruit James Tedesco might be racing the clock to be fit for a Sydney Roosters pre-season debut after reportedly becoming the second player at the NRL club to contract mumps.

Tedesco is not expected to be considered for the Roosters' opening trial on Saturday night away to Penrith.

And he might battle to prove his fitness for the Roosters' final trial - against Manly next week on the NSW central coast - after being quarantined from teammates, NRL.com reports.

The NSW State of Origin fullback is not expected to miss the Roosters' season opener on March 10 against his former Wests Tigers club.

Roosters back-rower Mitchell Aubusson contracted mumps two weeks ago.

Coach Trent Robinson will name his squad on Thursday for Saturday's Panthers trial.

Former Rooster James Maloney will make his Penrith debut, combining with Nathan Cleary in the halves for the first time.

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Source: http://au.pressfrom.com/news/sport/-55364-rooster-james-tedesco-has-mumps-report/

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