Origin Legends To Lead Next Generation

NSWRL True Blues legends are included in a group appointed to lead the next generation of Origin and women's stars for the 2017 season.

Former NSW Origin captains Brad Fittler and Danny Buderus, front-row enforcers Mark O’Meley and Ben Cross, and cult hero Matt King are among those appointed to leadership positions across the NSW under-16s, under-18s, under-20s and NSW women's sides.

The NSW under-age sides will meet their Queensland counterparts in the curtain-raisers to Origins I, II and III.

View the full appointments below.

NSW Under-16s

Head Coach: Brad Fittler

Assistant Coach: Danny Buderus

Development Coach: Scott Jones (Parramatta)

NSW Under-18s                          

Head Coach: Brad Fittler

Assistant Coach: Danny Buderus

Development Coach: Mark O’Meley (Central Coast)

NSW Under-20s                          

Head Coach: Danny Buderus

Assistant Coach: Matt King                                            

NSW Women’s                           

Head Coach: Ben Cross

Assistant Coach: Chris Studdon (City Women’s Team Coach)

Development Coach: Danny Allende (NSW Indigenous Women’s Coach)

Stay locked on www.NSWRL.com.au in coming days as we reveal updated squads across these teams.