Wigan Warriors sign England's Scott Taylor from Hull KR

Wigan Warriors have signed 21-year-old England international forward Scott Taylor from Hull KR for a "substantial settlement fee".

Taylor was under contract at Craven Park, but refused to enter negotiations over a new deal with Rovers.

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Anyone who knows even a little bit about rugby league knows about Wigan

Scott Taylor Wigan and England forward

He is the second player from Hull KR to make the switch to Wigan for the 2013 season, with half-back Blake Green also moving to the DW Stadium.

Taylor has signed a two-year deal, with the club having an option for a third.

The loose forward, who made his England debut against the Exiles in July, told BBC Radio Manchester: "When you're growing up, Wigan are a team that you always look at.

"Anyone who knows even a little bit about rugby league knows about Wigan.

"They're one of the best teams in the world and to have the chance to sign for Wigan is a dream for me. I'm over the moon that I've signed on the dotted line and I'll be with them next year."