Schoey’s Challenge Cup predictions

One player who certainly has the ability, skill and flair to attract viewers is Greg Inglis. And it’s great that the legendary Aussie has finally…

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Worrying times or opportunity knocks for Championship TV coverage?

Gareth Walker canvasses opinion on the implications of the new TV deal Super League finally announced confirmation of its new Sky contract last week, and…

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Can Radford retain the ‘Classy Cas’ label?

Garry Schofield wonders what’s in store for Lee Radford at Castleford next season. What a difference a few days make! One minute, Lee Radford is…

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Steel City Survivors Deserve Respect

Upfront: The League Express opinion – Mon 3rd May 2021 With United relegated from the Premier League and Wednesday in danger of dropping from the…

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Rugby League Heroes: John ‘Keith’ Bridges

John ‘Keith’ Bridges followed in his father’s footsteps in becoming one of the game’s best hookers. Christened John, but nicknamed Keith after his dad, Bridges…

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Cultural opportunities: The RFL has got it right by taking England to Rochdale in October

Rugby League administrators have their fair share of critics inside and out of the sport. But with one announcement last week they struck the perfect…

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RFL sparks fury over grassroots fees

I’ve been gratified, over the past year or so, to be able to regularly praise the Rugby Football League over the way it’s protected the…

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Can Ken Davy bring the Sky negotiation to a successful conclusion?

It’s been a long drawn-out process, but I’m hearing that the negotiations for a new broadcast deal are coming to a climax. I understand that…

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Schoey looks ahead to a crucial game, plus a few tips for the weekend

Even at this early stage of the season, in these days of win percentages, we’ve got the equivalent of a four-pointer between Huddersfield and Leeds…

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Fans question RFL & Super League competence

A group of Rugby League supporters has written a letter to the RFL expressing their concern about the way the game is run and its…

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