Halfback shortage shouldn’t happen, says Schoey

GARRY SCHOFIELD wonders why Leeds Rhinos had to play two forwards in the halfback roles in their Challenge Cup game on Saturday. The St Helens-Leeds…

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Challenge Cup romance at a premium

Upfront: The League Express opinion – Mon 12th April 2021 Challenge Cup romance was in short supply as the dreams of a quartet of Championship…

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NCL fixtures spark excitement, but social media less so

It was quite exciting to receive, last weekend, draft fixtures for the 2021 National Conference League season. In line with a request by the NCL’s…

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How will the Championship clubs fare in the Challenge Cup this weekend?

Up for the Cup Gareth Walker looks ahead to the Championship’s involvement in this weekend’s Challenge Cup clashes Perhaps this weekend, more than most, the…

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Walmsley’s success a lesson for clubs

Garry Schofield pays tribute to the St Helens prop forward, whose success didn’t come originally through the Academy route. With their comprehensive wins over Salford…

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Who should Shaun Wane pick for his England squad?

Talking Rugby League with League Express editor Martyn Sadler This week England coach Shaun Wane will announce the names of the England players who will…

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World Cup boost for French Rugby League

Upfront: The League Express opinion – Mon 5th April 2021 Vive la France! It’s been a highly encouraging week for Rugby League across the Channel….

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National Conference League waiting game is nearly over

Talking Grassroots with Phil Hodgson of League Express Details of the 2021 National Conference League season, and exactly what format it will take in the…

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Schoey pays tribute to the great Jeff Grayshon

What a truly astonishing career Jeff Grayshon enjoyed. It was so sad to learn of the death at 72 of a man who was still…

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Q & A with Ken Davy – the new interim Executive Chairman of Super League

Last week Ken Davy was appointed the interim Executive Chairman of Super League. He held a Zoom press conference and these are the questions I…

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