Fifita confirms he's off to the Bulldogs
March 11th, 2014, 09:59 PM
Andrew Fifita is hoping to deliver an elusive NRL premiership to the Shire after confirming he's leaving the Cronulla Sharks to take up a multi-million dollar deal with cashed-up Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs.
With a young family to consider, the sought-after front-rower admits the $3.4 million offer was too good to refuse and the 24-year-old will join the Bulldogs in 2015 on a four-year contract.
"I wasn't the smartest kid in school and if it can help me get a start in life and get a house over my family's head, I'm more than happy to help them out," Fifita told the Seven Network.
Fifita said he "shed some tears" when he broke the news to teammates after the Sharks' first-round loss to the Gold Coast on Monday night.
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