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Garry Schofield: My 10 wishes for 2014

Garry Schofield: My 10 wishes for 2014

Happy New Year to all our readers! In order to celebrate the start of 2014, here are my wishes for the year. 1 I’d love to see Wigan go down under in February and win the World Club Challenge, as

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Freddy Fittler in fantasy league

Malcolm Andrews reacts to a story that Brad ‘Freddy’ Fittler will come out of retirement to play for Sydney Roosters in next month’s NRL Nines in Auckland… A happy New Year to all our devoted readers, although from reports filtering

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Readers’ poll: The best players, coaches and teams of 2013

Readers’ poll: The best players, coaches and teams of 2013 Updated

SUPER LEAGUE Player of the year Danny Brough 52.5% Sam Tomkins 19% Jamie Peacock 15% Stefan Ratchford 7.5% Danny Kirmond 6% Young Player of the year Liam Sutcliffe 22% Adam Swift 21% Ben Currie 21% Jamie Shaul 20% Theo Fages

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Off the field interview: Craig Huby

Off the field interview: Craig Huby

Castleford Tigers star CRAIG HUBY speaks to JOE WHITLEY about his life away from the pitch… What is your favourite food? I’d probably have to say a curry. I like a Tikka Massala, with naan breads, poppadoms – everything, the

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The State of Rugby League: Readers’ poll results

The State of Rugby League: Readers’ poll results Updated

What our readers told us in the League Express Readers’ Poll Are you more or less confident in the future of Rugby League than you were at the start of 2013? More confident: 50.59% Less confident: 17.72% The same: 31.67%

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Welcome to 2014 – but is something missing?

Welcome to 2014 – but is something missing?

Doesn’t the dawn of a New Year fill us all full of optimism, as we look forward to brighter days and nights ahead, and think about what the fledgling year will bring. In Rugby League it’s good to look ahead

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Eagles and Crusaders win Championship polls

Eagles and Crusaders win Championship polls Updated

Sheffield Eagles and North Wales Crusaders were the clear winners in the League Express Readers’ Poll for clubs in the Championship. Eagles coach Mark Aston, who coached his side to the Championship title for the second straight year, is voted

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Rugby League supporters optimistic for 2014

Rugby League supporters optimistic for 2014 Updated

Rugby League supporters are in an optimistic mood going into 2014, according to the League Express Readers’ Poll, despite the financial problems currently being experienced at some Super League and Championship clubs. Almost 51 per cent of the 620 respondents

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Bradford Bulls’ ownership dispute still unresolved

Bradford Bulls’ ownership dispute still unresolved

Who owns the Bradford Bulls has still not been finally settled, after last Monday’s meeting between Omar Khan, the three reinstated club directors Mark Moore, Andrew Calvert and Ian Watt, debenture holder Marc Green of Safeguard Security and Ralph Rimmer,

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You don’t always get what you wish for

You don’t always get what you wish for

Garry Schofield looks at how his wishes for 2013 turned out in practice… A year ago in my column I laid out my ten wishes for 2013, and I have to confess that I thought I was being pretty optimistic

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