Leeds Rhinos sign Paul Aiton from Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

Paul Aiton

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats hooker Paul Aiton has moved to Leeds Rhinos for an undisclosed fee in a three-year deal.

The 28-year-old, who is currently captaining Papua New Guinea in the World Cup, spent two seasons with the Wildcats after joining them from NRL side Cronulla Sharks.

Leeds coach Brian McDermott said: "I am delighted that we have agreed the deal to bring him here.

"He has a wealth of experience from the NRL and here in Super League."