Schoey: Is Daryl Powell a wolf in Tigers’ clothing?

Powell has transformed Castleford, so where next? Is Daryl Powell a wolf in Tigers’ clothing? News that the long-serving coach is to leave Castleford at…

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Schoey: NRL hits the ground running

Garry Schofield gives his thoughts on the opening round of action in the NRL. What a superb start to the NRL season we were able to enjoy….

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Schoey says: Cameron Smith – Simply the Best

Garry Schofield pays tribute to Cameron Smith, the former Australian captain who announced his retirement last week. He was nicknamed ‘The Accountant’, and looking back…

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Schoey says: Not so well done, Robert Elstone

So it’s farewell Robert Elstone. The former Executive Chairman left Super League on Friday, and his parting shot will surely have raised a few eyebrows….

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Schoey says: Welcome back, Kyle Eastmond

Garry Schofield reflects on the return to Rugby League of new Leeds Rhinos signing Kyle Eastmond Leeds’ decision to sign Kyle Eastmond is very interesting….

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Schoey: Young players deserve more opportunities

Garry Schofield takes up the theme of rookies in Super League in 2021 I was intrigued by the recent League Express headline ‘Rookies to excite…

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Schoey: Briers should be Warrington’s next coach

So, who will succeed Steve Price at Warrington – and when? Announcements about coaches leaving well in advance of it actually happening are fairly common…

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Schoey on the loss of a refereeing giant

Garry Schofield pays tribute to Billy Thompson, the former referee whose death was announced last week. Debating refereeing performances and the decisions they make will…

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Schoey: Rugby League needs independent governance

Garry Schofield reacts to the news that Super League Executive Chairman Robert Elstone handed in his notice last week. About time. Robert Elstone’s departure as…

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Schoey’s cream of the Super League crop

We’ve had David Fifita at Wakefield, Jamie Ellis at Leigh, Jordan Abdull at Hull KR, Jake Trueman at Castleford, Harvey Livett at Salford, Michael McIlorum…

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