Oldham pair shine in England Lions' win against Wales

Date published: 23 August 2021


Two talented young Oldham lads played for England Community Lions Under-17s yesterday against Wales.

Scott Parnaby, a loose forward, plays for Waterhead, while Dylan Turner, a prop, plays for Oldham St Anne's.

England won a thrilling game 16-10 at the Zipworld Stadium in Colwyn Bay.

England's tries came from Jay Richards (Heworth), Evan Stephenson (Shaw Cross Sharks) and captain Ryan Wood (Wigan St Jude's).

Connor Gannon (Thatto Heath Crusaders) added two goals.


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