York City Knights sign veteran forward Danny Washbrook from Hull FC

Hull FC's veteran forward Danny Washbrook has signed for Championship side York City Knights.

Danny Washbrook. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe.

The 33-year-old, who has made 337 Super League appearances, debuted for Hull in 2005 and had two spells at KCOM Stadium either side of a stint with Wakefield Trinity.

Washbrook said: “I'm looking forward to the challenge of helping the club keep progressing the way they have under James [Ford's] leadership.

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“Having spoken to a number of players, current and past, they spoke highly about all aspects of the club and that excited me.”

Ford, York's coach, said: “I’m very pleased to bring a player with such professionalism to the club.

"Danny has a wealth of experience that will help improve our culture further and directly impact on the younger players in the squad.

"He’s a very intelligent rugby player who will benefit all aspects of our performance. I’m looking forward to working with Danny.”