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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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Eagles still in the market for players

Eagles still in the market for players

Sheffield Eagles head coach Mark Aston has confirmed the club is close to completing a couple of deals for new players. Ten recruits have already arrived at the now full-time Championship club, with Ben Blackmore the most recent addition. It

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Aston backs Tyson to shine

Aston backs Tyson to shine

Sheffield Eagles have made a whopping ten singings in the off-season, with Scott Wheeldon, Matt James and Ben Blackmore amongst their new recruits. However head coach Mark Aston has picked out young centre George Tyson as the one to watch after

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Eagles swoop for winger Blackmore

Eagles swoop for winger Blackmore Updated

Sheffield Eagles have secured the services of winger Ben Blackmore from Featherstone on a two-year deal. The 22-year-old has penned a two-year deal with the Eagles ahead of 2016 and is their latest recruit ahead of their first season as a

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Aston lands tong-term target Minchella

Aston lands tong-term target Minchella Updated

Sheffield Eagles have signed former Leeds and London backrower Elliot Minchella. The 19-year-old is the latest addition to Mark Aston’s full-time squad for 2016, and the Eagles coach is convinced Minchella has what it takes to return to the very

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VIDEO: New Sheffield Eagles signing scores wonder try

VIDEO: New Sheffield Eagles signing scores wonder try

Sheffield Eagles announced the signing of Papua New Guinea winger Garry Lo this week, and if this is anything to go by, the Championship is in for a treat. The 22-year-old speedster scored this incredible length-of-the-field effort playing for the

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