Cory Aston: Leeds Rhinos sign Sheffield Eagles half-back on two-year deal

Cory Aston
Cory Aston was part of the Sheffield Eagles team that reached the Qualifiers in 2015

Leeds Rhinos have signed Sheffield Eagles half-back Cory Aston for an undisclosed fee on a two-year deal.

The 21-year-old scored 31 tries in 69 games for the Eagles, who are coached by his father Mark.

"This is a great opportunity for me," Aston told the club website.

"It is a dream come true to sign for Leeds Rhinos and to get the chance to play in the top flight having played in the Championship for the last few years."