The Sydney Roosters have extended their thanks and best wishes to outgoing Assistant Coach Justin Holbrook following his appointment as Head Coach of English Super League side St Helens.

“Justin has made a significant contribution to the Roosters since he joined us as an Assistant Coach in 2015,” said Roosters Head Coach, Trent Robinson.

“Not only is Justin a great coach, he’s also a terrific person, and I’d personally like to thank him for his efforts, commitment and friendship.

“This is an exciting opportunity for Justin, and on behalf of everyone involved with the Roosters, we wish Justin, his wife Nat and their young family all the very best,” he added.