Peanut’s Piece: My season appears over and I’m worried about others suffering the same fate

It appears that my season is finished. I’ve torn a tendon off my kneecap. It’s not terrible like an ACL but the healing process takes…

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Ready made replacements: will more Championship players will step up to Super League in 2020?

If you’re a fan of sports documentaries, the ESPN 30 for 30 series is unmissable. It covers a wide range of primarily American sports stories…

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A tale of two coaches

Last Thursday afternoon provided an interesting tale of two coaches. And while it’s congratulations to Luke Robinson on a cracking start in caretaker charge of…

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Rockets boosting North East progress

These may be quiet times in terms of on-field action in amateur Rugby League – but you can certainly rely on those enthusiastic folk in…

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The key decisions on Toronto Wolfpack

League Express editor MARTYN SADLER sets out some of the key issues that underlie the bid by Toronto Wolfpack to return to Super League in…

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The robin is bobbin’ again – how Hull KR have rediscovered their purpose

Rarely does a side lose a game but win. But as Hull Kingston Rovers slogged it out with Super League champions St Helens, narrowly falling…

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Confusion the only certainty at grassroots

What are the chances of any amateur Rugby League games being played during October and November, as the Rugby Football League hopes? “Who can say?”…

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Garry Schofield says it is time to move on from Toronto

Toronto might have pulled out of Super League, with all the damage that has caused, but the Wolfpack remain a major a talking point as…

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Is player welfare being ignored?

Upfront: The League Express Editorial – Mon 14th Sept 2020  Our hats are tipped to the Castleford Tigers and Hull FC players, who engaged in…

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12 reasons the third tier could be the strongest it’s ever been in 2021

Barrow Raiders – They looked well placed to push for an immediate Championship return this year, and since then have added former Super League trio…

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