Cameroon Announce 22-Man Squad

Five of the six clubs playing domestic rugby league in the Cameroon are represented in their reduced 22-man squad for the MEA Championship in Lagos, Nigeria from 2-5 October. Bulls RL from Yaoundé have the highest number included, with eight, although the club Championship has taken a break while players are released for national team duties. Cameroon RL head coach,…

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Historic Weekend for European Rugby League

For the first time, last weekend, two full women’s internationals took place on the same day, when a number of historic fixtures across the board marked a milestone weekend for the RLEF. Canada Ravens beat Serbia Women 34-6 in Belgrade, the hosts making their international debut in the female game. Turkey continued their rapid progression, overcoming debutants Greece Women in…

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Germany and Netherlands name squads for annual Griffin Cup

The seventh, annual Griffin Cup will be staged in Gnarrenburg, Germany this Saturday (kick off 4pm) with the hosts looking to regain the trophy. They won the first four encounters starting in 2013, when they were triumphant 28-22 in Heidleberg, but have been defeated in the last two clashes, including last year’s clash in Rotterdam, when the Dutch prevailed 38-22.…

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Middle East Africans name squads for 2nd Championship

Cameroon, Ghana, Morocco and Nigeria have all announced initial train-on squads for the second Middle East Africa Championship, to be held at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos, Nigeria from  2-5 October. Hosts Nigeria have opted for a 60-man party, initially, including Canterbury Bulldog’s Jayden Okunbor, who has been named vice captain, young Leeds prop Muizz Mustapha, who has impressed…

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Five players unfortunate to miss out on the Great Britain squad

On Monday, the 29-man Great Britain train-on squad was announced, with some notable inclusions and exclusions. The squad will be trimmed down ahead of Autumn’s overseas tour, which will see the Lions take on Tonga, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea. 🇬🇧Wayne Bennett has today announced his #GBRLLIONS training squad. 👊The squad was selected by a panel of seven, led…

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Istanbul Saturday – European U19s qualifier Turkey v Ukraine

Turkey will face Ukraine this Saturday (31 August) at the Beylerbeyi Stadium, Istanbul to determine the eighth nation to play in the 2020 U19s European Championship (kick off 3pm). The winners will head to Lignano Sabbiadoro in Italy to join the hosts, France, England, Wales, Scotland, Serbia and Ireland from 3–13 September next year. Turkey RLA  have run training camps…

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