Catalans Dragons have announced the signing of Tyrone May ahead of the 2022 season. The former Penrith Panthers player has signed a one-year deal.
On signing with the 2021 League Leaders, Tyrone May said: “First of all, I’m very grateful for this opportunity. I can’t thank the coach Steve McNamara, Alex Chan and the president Bernard Guasch enough for allowing me to come to such a great club with an amazing fan base. I’m eager to meet my new teammates and gain their respect by working hard to go one better this year.”
𝘿𝙧𝙖𝙜𝙤𝙣𝙨 🔗 𝙋𝙖𝙣𝙩𝙝𝙚𝙧𝙨
Tyrone May va devenir le 8ème joueur à porter les couleurs de Penrith et des Dragons.
— Dragons Catalans (@DragonsOfficiel) December 1, 2021
Tyrone May, 25, made his NRL debut with the Panthers in 2017. He scored 5 tries in 9 NRL games during his first professional season.
A 2021 NRL Grand Final winner, May made 56 appearances in 4 seasons at Penrith, scoring 10 tries.
The former Panther offers the Dragons plenty of versatility – he can play halfback, centre or back rower, and has represented Samoa on one occasion in 2018.
Catalans Dragons head coach Steve McNamara said: “Tyrone will add great quality, depth and competition for places within our team. He arrives as a current Grand Final winner and his versatility and ability to play many positions to a high standard will be a huge asset for us.”