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Aston confident a change in captain will have desired effect at Sheffield

Aston confident a change in captain will have desired effect at Sheffield

Sheffield coach Mark Aston hopes that the decision to appoint Steve Thorpe and Quentin Laulu-Togagae as captain and vice-captain can help turn the club’s season around. The pair replaces Mitch Stringer and Michael Knowles and Aston said: “We are in

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Aston demands more from Jacks

Aston demands more from Jacks

Sheffield head coach Mark Aston insists Rhys Jacks needs to be ‘more assertive’ if he is to get first team action at the Eagles. The Canadian international, a reported target of Toronto Wolfpack, hasn’t played in over a month at

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Straugheir injury might force Sheffield into recruitment

Straugheir injury might force Sheffield into recruitment

Sheffield Eagles will be without long-serving forward Duane Straugheir for a prolonged period after discovering he has a fractured eye socket. It was believed that the second-row was the victim of a concussion picked up during Sheffield’s Challenge Cup defeat to Wakefield

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PREVIEW: Naylor expecting fired up Sheffield

PREVIEW: Naylor expecting fired up Sheffield

Oldham had a terrific 28-12 win over Batley Bulldogs last week. Coach Scott Naylor said: “The bounce of the ball went our way but we probably got what we deserved. We had all 17 lads playing at a high level

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Aston hints at double boost

Aston hints at double boost

Sheffield Eagles could welcome back talismanic centre Menzie Yere and winger Garry Lo for Sunday’s showdown with Bradford. The pair have been named in Sheffield’s 19-man squad to face the Bulls on Sunday after spells on the sidelines. Yere’s absence

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Aston apologises to Sheffield fans

Aston apologises to Sheffield fans

Sheffield Eagles head coach Mark Aston has apologised to the club’s fans following their poor start to the season and admitted that he is looking to add to his squad. The Eagles have endured a lacklustre start to the season,

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Mark Aston – Mr Sheffield Eagles

Mark Aston – Mr Sheffield Eagles Updated

In an era where some clubs change their coaches on an annual basis, Sheffield’s Mark Aston reached a remarkable milestone against Swinton on Saturday. Aston was at the helm for the 500th time, having been in charge for the newly

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Three Championship clubs that need a good Easter period

Three Championship clubs that need a good Easter period

1. Halifax RLFC FIXTURES: March 25th: OLDHAM (A) March 28th: BRADFORD BULLS (H) April 3rd: FEATHERSTONE ROVERS (A) It’s fair to say that 2016 has been a year to forget for Halifax so far. Four defeats in their opening six

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Eagles end their reserve team

Eagles end their reserve team

Sheffield Eagles have brought an end to their reserve team with immediate effect. The news follows the decision not to award the Eagles’ academy tier two status, restricting their player pathways. A club statement read: “Due to not being able

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PREVIEW: Leigh vs Sheffield

PREVIEW: Leigh vs Sheffield

Leigh Centurions took part in a thrilling 32-32 draw at Bradford last week. Coach Neil Jukes said: “For 60 minutes I thought we were outstanding. For 20 minutes it wasn’t so much what we did with the ball because we

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