COMMENT - A great idea

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RUGBY league has a great history at Wembley so the idea of dedicating a statue to the sport outside the ground was a welcome one.

The decision as to which player should be immortalised was always going to be a tough one; so many great candidates spring to mind.

So perhaps opting to have all of the blokes shortlisted was a wise one, not least because it will generate fewer arguments among fans!

They share some of the game’s finest moments at Wembley, which has been home to the Challenge Final since 1929, and to have four players with Wigan links is truly special.