Eden drafted into Castleford’s squad

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CASTLEFORD’S highly-rated young three-quarter Greg Eden could make his Engage Super League debut against Catalan Dragons in Perpignan on Saturday evening.

The 19-year-old (pictured) has been named in Castleford’s 19-man squad for the match in France.

Eden made his Tigers first-team debut last month in the 72-10 Carnegie Challenge Cup win against Championship One side Rochdale Hornets.

Eden is one of three changes to squad that won at Salford City Reds.

Richard Owen and Stuart Jones also return.

Not included are Nick Youngquest, Adam Milner and Oliver Holmes.

Castleford’s squad is Joe Arundel, Rangi Chase, Daryl Clark, Kirk Dixon, Greg Eden, Jake Emmitt, Brett Ferres, Nick Fozzard, Richard Owen, Rangi Chase, Ryan Hudson, Paul Jackson, Stuart Jones, Nathan Massey, Ryan McGoldrick, Danny Orr, Steve Snitch, Jordan Thompson, Dean Widders.