Cronulla's Josh Dugan needs to look at Blake Ferguson for inspiration on the wing: Paul Gallen

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Cronulla's Josh Dugan needs to look at Blake Ferguson for inspiration on the wing: Paul Gallen
Cronulla's Josh Dugan needs to look at Blake Ferguson for inspiration on the wing: Paul Gallen

Sharks captain Paul Gallen believes the powerfully-built Josh Dugan can find a permanent home on the wing, saying he is capable of creating an impact out wide like Eels star Blake Ferguson. After starting the season at centre before shifting to fullback two rounds ago when Matt Moylan went down injured, Dugan was moved to the flank for Friday's thrilling 24-20 victory over Penrith at PointsBet Stadium. He committed a series of errors in the first half but rebounded to score the match-winning try and record 122 run metres for the game despite battling illness. Cronulla have lacked size in their back three in recent years and Gallen thinks Dugan, 28, will help the Sharks gain momentum early in

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