Thursday, December 18, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

Fawcett: Cougars better spending money on squad than legal case

Gary Fawcett

Keighley Cougars chairman Gary Fawcett has confirmed the club has ended their legal dispute with the RFL – as first reported in League Express this past Monday (December 15). Fawcett and the Cougars have drawn a line under the issue, and the chairman says that with the 2015 season fast approaching, the club are better served spending their money on ... Read More »

Saints still looking for talent

Cunningham

ST HELENS boss Keiron Cunningham has told League Express that whilst the club do have a quota spot available to fill for 2015, they will not go out and buy someone for the sake of it. The Saints have only added Travis Burns and Atelea Vea to their squad for the forthcoming season, and whilst Cunningham said he won’t rule ... Read More »

Lawrence aiming to be fit for big kick-off

Michael-Lawrence-Huddersfield-Wakefield

Huddersfield Giants star Michael Lawrence has revealed he’s on track to be fit for the start of the Super League season in February, after saying everything is on course with his recovery from injury. Lawrence was forced to go under the knife after suffering ruptured ligaments in his wrist during the 2014 season, but is now well on the way ... Read More »

Expansion plans announced for UAE Rugby League

©Thinkstock

Plans are in place to increase the amount of domestic, representative and international rugby league played in and by the United Arab Emirates in 2015. A new team, renewed State of Origin and preparations for the MEA Cup are scheduled according to UAERL President, Sol Mokdad. “The UAERL Board is set up for a fruitful 2015 which will see unprecedented ... Read More »

Manly cancel training hike due to hypothermia

Manly-V-Roosters

At this time of year, Australia is renowned for its warm weather and booming sunshine. However, Manly’s pre-season training was anything but tropical, after a training hike over Mt Kosciuszko had to be cancelled after some of the players began to show signs of hypothermia on the mountain. One club trainer also had to be carried back down the mountain ... Read More »

Manfredi bulked up ahead of 2015

Dom-Manfredi

Wigan Warriors winger Dom Manfredi is fit, firing and bigger ahead of the 2015 season – and is ready to launch an attack on one of the wingers spots at the club in the coming season. After the fantastic form of both Joe Burgess and Josh Charnley in 2014, Manfredi spent time out on loan at Salford to get game ... Read More »

Catalans Dragons name 23-man squad for 2015

Catalans-Salford-Chase-Taia

Catalans Dragons have named a 23-man squad for their Super League campaign in 2015 – which head coach Laurent Frayssinous says will be extended ahead of the coming season. Clubs must name a 25-man squad ahead of a Super League season, but for now, the Dragons boss has opted to go with a number two below that limit. Given how ... Read More »

TotalRL.com Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!