Tinirau Arona: Wakefield sign Cronulla forward on one-year deal

Tinirau Arona
Tinirau Arona played under Wakefield coach Brian Smith when the duo were at South Sydney

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have signed Cronulla Sharks forward Tinirau Arona on a one-year deal.

The 26-year-old is the second player to join the Wildcats from the Sharks this week, after Anthony Tupou signed a two-year deal on Monday.

He told the club website:external-link "Travelling with my good friend Anthony Tupou and reuniting with my first NRL coach Brian Smith makes it even more exciting.

"I have played some of my best football under the guidance of Smithy."