Bronco Herman Ese’ese locks in Knights deal

HERMAN Ese’ese will join Brisbane teammate Tautau Moga in blue and red next year, the Newcastle Knights have confirmed. 

The Broncos forward and former Bulldog has signed a three-year deal from 2018. 

He has played 23 NRL matches. 

“It is exciting to be able to announce Herman’s signing and we look forward to welcoming him to the Club next season,” Knights chief executive Matt Gidley said.

“Herman is a young, explosive forward with a lot of great football ahead of him.

“He not only fits into our long-term plans but importantly, he is coming to the Club because he wants to be part of our future success.”

Ese’ese gives the 2018 Knights a raft of new faces including Kalyn Ponga, Tautau Moga, Connor Watson and Aidan Guerra.

The join mid-year signing Shaun Kenny-Dowall.

“After a number of signing announcements for the Club, we are confident in the playing roster we are building for next season and beyond,” Gidley said.