After days of speculation, the Gold Coast Titans have finally confirmed Manly star Kieran Foran will join the club from 2023.
Rumours were rife last week that the NRL veteran was heading to the glitter strip, but all parties involved denied the news when questioned at press conferences.
However, in a statement released overnight, the Titans went public, confirming they had signed the star five-eighth on a two-year deal reportedly worth $800,000.
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“The Gold Coast Titans have landed a marquee signing with 22-Test playmaker Kieran Foran to head to Queensland from next season,” the Titans said.
“Foran will join the Titans for seasons 2023 and 2024 and add experience and depth to the youthful Titans spine.”
Titans coach Justin Holbrook said Foran will “add another element” to his young spine, with hopes
“Kieran brings a wealth of experience to our squad and this will be invaluable for not just the halves, but the whole team,” Holbrook said.
“He is a world-class player who has played in big matches and he will help bring along the young halves in our squad, as well as provide immediate impact on the field from next year.
“We know we have some great Gold Coast juniors coming through and Kieran will support that transition over the coming seasons.”
Foran has played 246 NRL games, primarily for the Manly Sea Eagles, and won two Premierships across two stints with the club.