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Chad Townsend to Join Roosters in 2025

The Sydney Roosters have today announced the signing of Chad Townsend to a one-year contract for season 2025.

“It’s great to be adding Chad’s experience to our 2025 roster, and we look forward to welcoming him to the Club later this year,” said Roosters Head of Recruitment Daniel Anderson.

Townsend will join the Roosters from the North Queensland Cowboys for whom he has played 65 games to date (2022-2024).

A 2016 Premiership winner with the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, Townsend has played 257 games in the NRL so far since making his debut in 2011.

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