London back in the big time after stunning Toronto

London Broncos ended their four-year absence from Super League as they clinched promotion to the top flight with a 4-2 victory over Toronto. Two Jarrod Sammut goals were enough for the unfancied Broncos, whose promotion hopes had been dismissed before the season had even started. But Danny Ward’s side achieved the unthinkable, not only by winning promotion, but securing their…

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What’s Inside League Express: October 8th edition

It’s been another huge week in the world of rugby league, with most of the final few promotion places for 2019 decided on a chaotic weekend. And this week’s League Express has all the reaction and response from those games – plus the biggest news from Super League and beyond. Here’s what we’ve got for you this week – with…

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David Argyle: The Toronto Wolfpack owner with a Rugby League vision

David Argyle isn’t your everyday owner. The man behind the Toronto Wolfpack swaps a suit for a baseball cap and the boardroom for the beer gardens. You’re far more likely to see him with a bunch of fans in onesies than you are his big-wig counterparts from travelling clubs. But don’t let his appearance or laid-back approach deceive you. The…

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Toronto set sights on Super League and a European tour

Copenhagen and Dublin are among venues that could host Super League fixtures next year with Toronto planning to take their home fixtures across Europe should they reach Super League. Wolfpack owner David Argyle, speaking to the British press for the first time, confirmed the club is in discussions with “several” major European cities about the prospect of hosting Toronto at…

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It’s the final Rugby League Back Chat of the year

It’s the final Rugby League Back Chat of the year on Freesports TV this Thursday 4th October at 9pm. Host Dave Woods is joined by Betfred League 1 Coach Of The Year James Ford, League Express Editor Martyn Sadler and Sunday Times journalist Chris Irvine. Up for discussion this week: Who will be victorious, happy and glorious at the end…

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Million Pound Game holds no fear for Toronto, insists O’Brien

Gareth O’Brien has warned that Toronto do not fear having to go through the Million Pound Game to fulfil their dream of becoming a Super League side. The Wolfpack ended Friday night inside the automatic promotion places after O’Brien’s drop-goal handed them victory at Leeds, before Hull KR overhauled them on Sunday after beating Widnes by the sufficient margin required.…

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