27th March 2015
For the first time in its history, the RLEF will hold its annual congress – the 13th since the organisation was founded - in Eastern Europe. Serbian capital Belgrade will host the gathering of nations on 4 July 2015, following the RLEF membership’s resolution to rotate...[read more]
4th February 2015
Belgian rugby league has qualified its first technical tutors, following the completion of the match officials segment of the joint EU-RLEF Leadership Devolution Project in Brussels. Led by RLEF educators Tom Mather and Thierry Alibert; Ilias Laarichi and Salvatore Liga of the Belgian Rugby League Association, supported...[read more]
18th December 2014
FRANCE U18 v AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLBOYS
The Australian Schoolboys completed their European tour with a convincing 4-40 victory against France U18 in Toulouse. The bigger and stronger tourists leapt out to a 0-24 halftime lead to put the game beyond doubt.
Centre Latrell Mitchell was the...[read more]
15th December 2014
FRANCE U19 v AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLBOYS
The Australian Schoolboys won their first match on the French leg of their 2014 European Tour with a narrow win in wet and stormy conditions largely thanks to Endeavour SHS's John Olive who scored three tries in the 20-30 win.
8th December 2014
The European Commission organised its sixth EU Sport Forum in Milan recently, an event attended by more than 260 delegates from all across Europe. The RLEF was represented by Jovan Vujosevic, the Regional Director for Central and East Europe and Tiziano Franchini, vice president of the...[read more]
13th November 2014
For the first time in the sport’s history in the country, French rugby league has been invited to be part of a national delegation, with Federation president Carlos Zalduendo – who is also on the RLEF Board - accompanying leader François Holland to Australia.
31st October 2014
EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP - GAME 5
A sensational climax saw Scotland stay in contention for their first-ever European crown despite going down 38-22 to France at Galashiels.
Steve McCormack’s men needed to avoid defeat by 17 points to end France’s hopes...[read more]
29th October 2014
Avoiding defeat at Netherdale, Galashiels against France on Friday night will secure Scotland their first-ever rugby league title and qualification for the 2016 Four Nations tournament.
Steve McCormack’s men, who have convincingly beaten Wales and Ireland, have even more reason to celebrate, the...[read more]