Aussie rugby star receives mission call

William Hopoate will spend his two-year NRL exile not on the other side of the world but in Queensland after his church chose Brisbane as the unlikely base for his Mormon mission.

The teenage Sea Eagles star is due to leave for three weeks of missionary training - which will coincidentally take place in Auckland - directly after Sunday's grand final against the Warriors.

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