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Liam Hood is a Scotland international rugby league footballer who plays as a hooker for the Leigh Centurions in the Betfred Championship.

Liam Hood
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Personal information
Full nameLiam Hood
Born (1992-01-06) 6 January 1992 (age 27)
Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Height5 ft 9 in (175 cm)[1]
Weight12 st 6 lb (79 kg) [1]
Playing information
PositionHooker
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2009–14 Leeds Rhinos 5 3 0 0 12
2012(loan) Dewsbury Rams 12 2 0 0 8
2013(loan) Hunslet Hawks 19 5 0 0 20
2014(loan) Hunslet Hawks 15 12 0 0 48
2015 Salford Red Devils 22 1 0 0 4
2016 Swinton Lions 4 0 0 0 0
2016–18 Leigh Centurions 65 26 0 0 104
2019 Widnes Vikings 4 2 0 0 8
2019– Leigh Centurions 18 4 0 0 16
Total 164 55 0 0 220
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2012– Scotland 7 1 0 0 4
As of 20 July 2019
Source: [2][3]

He previously played for Leeds and Salford in the Super League, and the Swinton Lions, Leigh Centurions and the Widnes Vikings in the Betfred Championship. He has also spent time on loan at the Hunslet Hawks and the Dewsbury Rams.

BackgroundEdit

Hood was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England.

CareerEdit

LeedsEdit

Hood signed a professional contract with Leeds in 2009 and made his début in 2011 against Castleford scoring a controversial try that was given even though he was just short of the try line. Later on in the season he was loaned to Dewsbury where he made 12 appearances scoring twice. Between 2013 and 2014 he was on dual registration at Hunslet, making 34 appearances and scoring 17 tries. He left Leeds in 2014 after making 5 appearances and scoring three tries.

SalfordEdit

hood joined Salford for the 2016 season after being released by Leeds. He made 22 appearances scoring only once. He was one of many players to be released at the end of 2015.

LeighEdit

Scottish International Hood currently plays for Leigh Centurions.

International careerEdit

Liam made his international début for Scotland in the 2012 European Cup.

In October and November 2015, Liam played for Scotland in the 2015 European Cup.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Liam Hood Salford Red Devils". www.superleague.co.uk. Rugby Football League. 2015. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  2. ^ Loverugbyleague
  3. ^ Rugby League Project

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