Andy Coley is a new name in Super League this season.

But it isn’t a name that will be tripping off every Rugby League fan’s tongues… Unlike the annual influx of new names from Australia Andy has arrived in Super League via a relatively unglamorous route.

His career was blighted by two serious knee injuries that restricted his appearances to just two in 1999 and eight in 2000…

“Suffering two separate knee injuries was a real setback, but the surgeon has done a great job and both of them are now seem totally sound

Article Oldham Evening Chronicle (4 July 2003)