Panthers ace Matt Burton has signed with the Bulldogs on a two-year deal, with the choice in his favour for a 3rd season.
The gun five-eighth, 20, will at this stage be a part of Canterbury in 2022, linking with former Penrith assistant Trent Barrett, who has develop into the Bulldogs’ head coach. It stays to be seen if he would possibly be a part of the membership for subsequent season.
Burton will type a halves pairing with outcast Sydney Roosters participant Kyle Flanagan. He additionally joins Penrith teammate Jack Hetherington, Canberra star Nick Cotric and Manly ahead Corey Waddell as a brand new recruit at Belmore.
Whereas Burton is rated a large expertise, he was unable to safe common enjoying time at Penrith this season because of the excellent performances of Jarome Luai alongside NSW State of Origin halfback Nathan Cleary.
It appeared seemingly that he would want to go away Penrith for an everyday beginning alternative and Barrett has snapped up the younger playmaker.