He made an impressive debut for the Newcastle Knights before he was unfortunately injured but the chance for further action may appear in 2014, after Josh Mantellato re-signed with the club for the 2014 season.
A strong performer in the NSW cup and a fan favourite among Knights fans, the Wyong junior joined the Knights in 2012 and he is excited to remain in the Hunter with the Knights.
â€œIt was my first and only intention to stay here, I have had a great year so far and to continue here for another year is very exciting,â€ Mantellato said.
â€œLast year was a great season for me and I have gone on Buy Viagra to bigger and better things this year and hopefully next year I can advance a little further with my first grade career as well.
â€œBeing here under the coaching staff that we have and the players I have around me as well, it definitely turns me in to a better player.â€
Mantellato was a member of the NSW Residents side that defeated the QLD Residents side earlier this year, with the club themselves excited to retain someone like Mantellato.
â€œWe are really happy for Josh, he is a great player to have at the Club and it is great he will be with us again in 2014,â€ CEO Matt Gidley said.