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Aston blasts Sheffield’s attitude

Aston blasts Sheffield’s attitude

You’d think scoring 48 points would be satisfactory for any coach. However, Sheffield Eagles chief Mark Aston blasted his side’s mentality after their 48-26 victory over Swinton Lions. Two tries from Ben Blackmore helped Sheffield to victory, who as a

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Aston unhappy following defeat

Aston unhappy following defeat

Sheffield Eagles head coach Mark Aston was bitterly disappointed with his side as they fell to their first defeat of the season at the hands of Batley. The Bulldogs notched their second superb victory at the Fox’s Biscuits Stadium this

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Eagles wait on Jacks

Eagles wait on Jacks

Sheffield coach Mark Aston says he will have a clearer picture of whether to offer trialist halfback Rhys Jacks a contract after this week. The Australian-born Canada international has been training with the club since enjoying an unsuccessful spell at

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Winger makes former club regret his departure with incredible scoring record

Winger makes former club regret his departure with incredible scoring record

As a supporter, there is nothing worse than a former player coming back to haunt your side. The sight of a star you once idolised returning in different colours and sticking it to you is one of those gut-wrenching moments most fans have experienced,

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Sheffield bring Fax down to earth

Sheffield bring Fax down to earth

Sheffield moved to the top of the Championship following a 26-6 victory over Halifax. Four tries in 14 second-half minutes helped the Eagles to victory, despite being on the back foot throughout the opening period. Former Fax winger Rob Worrincy scored

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Sheffield trial Jacks

Sheffield trial Jacks

Sheffield Eagles have taken Canadian international halfback Rhys Jacks on trial. The Australian-born playmaker has recently had a similar spell with Championship rivals Bradford, but was not offered a contract. He now has a chance to impress Eagles coach Mark

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Preparation key for Sheffield ahead of Cumbria challenge

Preparation key for Sheffield ahead of Cumbria challenge

Sheffield Eagles head coach Mark Aston believes that the club’s new full-time status will start paying dividends ahead of Sunday’s Championship opener with Workington. The Eagles are set for their first season as a full-time club in 2016 and have

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Eagles restart their search after deal for halfback collapses

Eagles restart their search after deal for halfback collapses

Sheffield Eagles coach Mark Aston has confirmed he remains on the look-out for a player to fill his vacant number seven shirt, but he has been buoyed by the progress of former St Helens youngster Dave Hewitt. Aston outlined his

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Thorpe winning race to be fit for Championship opener

Thorpe winning race to be fit for Championship opener

Sheffield Eagles prop Steve Thorpe is back in full training following his broken leg in last year’s Qualifiers defeat at Widnes. The Australian forward was one of the standout stars in the Championship last year and was nominated for the

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Aston backs squad to adapt to full-time life

Aston backs squad to adapt to full-time life

Sheffield Eagles Head Coach Mark Aston believes his squad can cope with the physical demands of being a full-time club. The Eagles made the decision to turn professional at the end of last season after finishing 7th in the Qualifiers. With wholesale

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