Salford Reds have signed Australian forward Craig Stapleton for 2008.
Stapleton will be spending his second spell in the Super League
The 28-year-old, who played for Leigh in 2005, has agreed a two-year contract with the Super League side.
Stapleton scored four tries in 28 appearances before moving back to play for Cronulla Sharks in the Australian National Rugby League.
Salford director of football Steve Simms said: "Craig is one of the best front rowers in the NRL. We are fortunate to have signed him."