Roosters TV caught up with James Maloney at the NRL's Auckland Nines Jersey Launch earlier today to chat with the superstar playmaker about the second installment of the nine-a-side tournament begining on 31 January at Eden Park.

Along with discussing the concept, Maloney also opens up on his excitement at hopefully being involved the fun-filled tournament and the differences in play between the short form of the game and thirteen a side action.

Maloney also discusses former home Auckland, the new-look jersey and kit - including the short sleeves some other Clubs are trialling - plus get his thoughts on who from the current Squad is built for the Nines.

The new-look jersey is available to purchase at the Roosters Team Store (Bronte Road, Bondi Junction) and available for Pre-Sale via our Online Shop by CLICKING HERE