The Easter period is almost here – so what better way to prepare for rugby league’s busiest time of the season than with the new copy of League Express?
Super League has unlikely leaders in the shape of Castleford and Salford, while there are stories aplenty across the rest of the league, too. It’s been a momentous seven days for the sport following the proposed changes to the salary cap: here’s what we’ve got for you in a bumper issue this week:
- We’ve an exclusive interview with Super League chief Roger Draper in light of the incoming changes to the salary cap..
- ..and there’s news of how discontent among some top-flight sides could lead to some huge changes below first-team level after some threats to the RFL.
- Wakefield Trinity fans may want to pick up a copy of the paper – as there’s more exclusive developments about the hunt for a community stadium for the people of the city.
- Could one of the leading forwards in the Championship be set for a move to Super League next year? There’s news of which clubs have been offered one of the second-tier’s brightest talents.
- Former Great Britain international Lee Briers sounds off on the salary cap changes – and he is not happy.
- One Super League chief executive who voted AGAINST the proposals to increase the salary cap explains why he’s upset.
- There’s also a players perspective on the increase too from one of the best forwards in the competition.
- Away from the salary cap, Zak Hardaker speaks to us about his start to life as a Tigers player – but where will he be playing in 2018?
- Leigh owner Derek Beaumont shares his plans for reserve and academy revivals at the Centurions exclusively with us. It’s exciting stuff for Leigh fans.
- Could Salford bring a marquee player into the AJ Bell Stadium next year? Ian Blease gives us an insight into the Red Devils’ plans.
- Tom Johnstone caught the eye of many again over the weekend – and Wakefield coach Chris Chester speaks about how long he might be able to keep hold of the winger for.
- There are new favourites to win Super League, according to BetFred.
Plus all the latest reports and reaction from all the weekend’s games, all the best columns in rugby league and much more. It really is the only way to start your week off – and all for less than the price of a cup of coffee. It’s a no-brainer, surely?