Was there a better possible way to kick-start a season?
It depends who you support, of course, but with sell-out crowds, last-gasp action, spectacular tries and, er, a ferret, it’s safe to say the weird, whacky and wonderful world of Rugby League is back.
League Express is back too to fill you in on all the games, the reaction and the latest news. Here’s a taster.
- The Super League give their stance on a possible Ben Barba return
- Tommy Makinson reveals how close he came to leaving for the NRL
- Liam Watts is scathing about the game going soft
- Reaction from Danny Ward after London’s stunning victory, along with Chris Chester’s thoughts
- Niall Evalds talks after his eye-catching display for Salford
- Martyn Sadler gives his view on Wigan’s salary cap breach
- Garry Schofield is… POSITIVE?!
There’s all of that, plus news from every Championship and League 1 club and reports from every game. Buy in stores from Monday, or get your copy online on Sunday evening from totalrl.com/le.