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Escare - Lam has new ideas for me

26th December 2018, 13:35 by Tom Hill

Wigan Warriors back Morgan Escare says he is happy to change his game in 2019 to suit new boss Adrian Lam.

The Warriors fullback returned to pre-season training last week, just a month after he helped France qualify for the 2021 World Cup.

Escare is expected to start at fullback during the 2019 Super League campaign and is set to claim the No.1 jersey after Sam Tomkins left to join Catalans Dragons.

Escare told the club's official website: "I had a meeting with him (Lam) last Monday and from that I knew he was a really good coach. He told me his ideas and what he wants to do in training, and I’m looking forward to getting started again in 2019.

"His ideas for the fullback position are different to those of Waney (Shaun Wane). The way we will play and our attacking technique will be different, and I can’t wait to see how it comes together."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom Hill offers a strong insight into football and rugby league, whilst also having a good knowledge of several other sports including boxing, horse racing and American Football.

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