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Lowes ‘gutted’ by McNamara departure

Lowes ‘gutted’ by McNamara departure

🕔10:53, 9.Feb 2016

Jimmy Lowes has expressed his disappointment following the RFL’s decision to replace Steve McNamara with Australian Wayne Bennett. The Bradford Bulls head coach had been McNamara’s assistant, however after the RFL decided to let his contract expire and go for

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Wane not thinking about England role

Wane not thinking about England role

🕔09:38, 9.Feb 2016

Shaun Wane insists he has not considered the possibility of joining the England coaching staff. Wayne Bennett was named as the new head coach of the national team last week, replacing Steve McNamara. There has been no information released about

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RFL debates Anfield as Four Nations final venue

RFL debates Anfield as Four Nations final venue

🕔12:28, 5.Feb 2016

This story was originally published in League Express. Liverpool FC’s Anfield stadium could be the venue for this year’s Four Nations Final that is set to be played on 19 November, League Express understands. The directors of Liverpool have agreed

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AUDIO: Martyn Sadler discusses the appointment of Wayne Bennett

AUDIO: Martyn Sadler discusses the appointment of Wayne Bennett

🕔10:12, 4.Feb 2016

Our very own Martyn Sadler has been a busy man in the last couple of days. After going on talkSPORT earlier this week, Martyn also went on BBC Radio Humberside to discuss the latest surrounding the England national team. The

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McDermott was Cunningham’s pick for England job

McDermott was Cunningham’s pick for England job

🕔13:57, 3.Feb 2016

St Helens head coach Keiron Cunningham has paid testament to new England head coach Wayne Bennett, but has revealed Leeds chief Brian McDermott was his choice for the role. Bennett was appointed as England’s next head coach yesterday after it

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World Cup to be expanded to 16 teams in 2021

World Cup to be expanded to 16 teams in 2021

🕔10:20, 3.Feb 2016

With expressions of interest to host the 2021 World Cup starting to come in, Rugby League International Federation CEO David Collier has confirmed that the number of nations participating in it will rise from 14 to 16. “The growth of

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Tomkins backs Bennett to take England to top

Tomkins backs Bennett to take England to top

🕔10:14, 3.Feb 2016

Wigan Warriors and England full-back Sam Tomkins has insisted that the appointment of Wayne Bennett as the new national coach is one that could take the team where he wants them to be – number one in the world rankings.

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Wayne’s world sees bookies cut England for glory

Wayne’s world sees bookies cut England for glory

🕔15:14, 2.Feb 2016

England’s odds of winning this year’s Four Nations series have been cut by Ladbrokes. After Wayne Bennett was appointed as the new head coach, the bookies have reacted and now make it a 4/1 shot that England are victorious later

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Bennett confirmed as new England coach

Bennett confirmed as new England coach

🕔13:33, 2.Feb 2016

The RFL has announced that Wayne Bennett is to become the new Head Coach of the England Rugby League team. The most successful Australian Rugby League coach in history has agreed a two-year deal that will see him take charge

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England will not renew McNamara’s contract

England will not renew McNamara’s contract

🕔10:43, 2.Feb 2016

The RFL announced that they WILL NOT be renewing Steve McNamara’s contract as England head coach. McNamara has been the England Coach since 2010 and his most recent contract expired at the end of last year following the New Zealand Test Series.

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