Mossop wants nailed-on place

DETERMINED Lee Mossop is aiming to go someway towards nailing down a place in Wigan’s starting line-up when he plays on ‘home territory’ this Sunday.

The forward is the most experienced player included in a young Warriors side to face Championship outfit Barrow in a friendly at Craven Park.

For Cumbrian Mossop, it presents a chance to both play in his home county – and to try and secure a spot in Michael Maguire’s team for the Super League opener on February 12.

“I can’t wait,” he said.

FULL STORY IN THE WIGAN EVENING POST (THURSDAY) ,,,