McDermott aspiring for Grand Final success with Toronto

Brian McDermott believes Toronto Wolfpack can change the face of Rugby League after being unveiled as their new head coach. McDermott, Super League’s most successful ever coach, has returned to the sport to coach the Wolfpack five months after being sacked by Leeds, where he won four Grand Finals in eight seasons. The proposition of coaching the Canadian club is…

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Spectator who fell ill at England test “recovering”

A supporter who fell ill before Sunday’s Test match between England and New Zealand is recovering in hospital. The incident took place shortly before kick-off at Elland Road, with numerous spectators seen waving for paramedics and calling for someone to ring the emergency services. There was understandable concern following the event, however, the individual was breathing and conscious when he…

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Former Great Britain international to join Bradford’s coaching staff

Garreth Carvell, the head of the Rugby League Players Association, is set to join the coaching staff at Bradford Bulls. TotalRL understands the former Wales, England and Great Britain international has agreed to join John Kear’s coaching staff ahead of their return to the Championship and will link up with the Bulls with immediate effect. The 38-year-old, who won the…

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What’s Inside League Express: November 12th edition

The season is officially over. But while the England players go on a well-deserved break, the League Express team are refusing to have an off-season as we go into overdrive to bring you all the latest news in the game. Here’s what we’ve got this week. Reaction from England and the Kiwis following the third and final test. Editor Martyn…

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Brian McDermott named new Toronto Wolfpack head coach

Toronto Wolfpack have confirmed Brian McDermott as their new head coach. The ambitious Trans-Atlantic club has moved to secure Super League’s most successful ever coach following the departure of Paul Rowley this week. The 48-year-old returns to the sport after a five-month absence, having been sacked by Leeds Rhinos earlier this year following a seven-game losing streak that saw the…

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