Captain James Roby has expanded his contract with St Helens until the 2021 Super League season’s end.

Even the England hooker, 33, has been with making 427 looks Saints his entire livelihood and scoring 101 tries.

Roby helped Saints to three Challenge Cup wins between 2006 and 2008, and Grand Final triumphs at 2014 and 2006.

“Having signed in 2002, it is going to simply require me as much as 20 years,” Roby explained.

“I Have had many terrific years at this bar and this year will not be any different. We’ll do everything we can to get some silverware.”