How France can make a success of the Rugby League World Cup in 2025

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau considers the benefits and addresses some of the concerns relating to the news that France is bidding to…

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France to play pivotal role in Rugby League’s future

The future of international Rugby League lies in France, according to the leader of the global game. International Rugby League (IRL) Chairman Troy Grant has…

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Lézignan and former France coach Cologni switches to union

Lézignan and former France coach Aurélien Cologni has sprung a major surprise by announcing that he is leaving his post with the Championship-winning club and…

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France officially to bid to host 2025 Rugby League World Cup

The French Rugby League Federation has officially declared its intention to bid for the 2025 Rugby League World Cup, taking it back to the country…

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Carcassonne to face Lézignan in French Championship Final

Carcassonne will meet old rivals Lézignan in the Championship final at Toulouse on Sunday after the Canaries overcame Avignon’s challenge by winning 27-18 and Lézignan…

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Treiziste Diary: Could its own history help create a better future for French Rugby League?

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau asks if French Rugby League makes enough of its own eventful history as a means of building its…

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Lézignan and Catalans close gap at top in France

With a commanding display that augurs well for the final phase of the season, Lézignan left sixth-placed Villeneuve no room for manoeuvre at the Stade…

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Carcassonne increase lead at top as French cup is cancelled

Carcassonne go seven points clear at the top of the league table after cruising to a 42-14 win over Villeneuve. The clash between the second…

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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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Treiziste Diary: Is Rugby League still under enemy fire in France?

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau on changing attitudes in French rugby circles and how some are struggling to come to terms with improving…

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