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Willie Peters appointed Hull KR Head Coach

The nib Newcastle Knights would like to congratulate Willie Peters on his appointment as Head Coach of Super League Club, Hull KR.

Peters has been an NRL Assistant Coach to Adam O’Brien since he started at the club in 2020. 

O’Brien highlighted Peters contribution and influence on the Knights. 

"I'm really pleased for Willie, and it’s a great appointment that is thoroughly deserved," O'Brien said.

"Not only is Willie a great coach, he is also a great mate. He has been loyal confidant to me, especially in tough times.

"Willie has a natural understanding of both the player and the person, he connects well to the entire club through his passion and determination to succeed. 

"These are great traits to carry forward into his Head Coaching role with Hull KR. 

"On behalf of everyone at the Knights, I want to personally thank Kera, Mason and Jaxon. 

"They have supported Willie by moving their lives to Newcastle and have become an integral part of our club."

Peters will join Hull KR at the conclusion of the 2022 season.

We wish Willie all the very best for the future.