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Sheffield Eagles ‘secret’ investor changes tack over ground investment

Planned investment in Sheffield Eagles has taken a step closer, according club director Mark Aston.

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Carl Hall

Doncaster RLFC: Carl Hall set for more talks with caretaker coach Pete Green

Chief executive Carl Hall is due to meet caretaker coach Pete Green for further talks this week.

Doncaster Dons
Eagles boss Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles: Club’s future depends on quick return to city, says Aston

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston says that he ‘fears for the club’ if they don’t get the go-ahead to return to Sheffield in 2018.

Sheffield Eagles
Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles: Five games to define a season

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston believes that the next five games will determine whether his side have what it takes to challenge for the top four.

Sheffield Eagles
Pete Green

Doncaster RLFC win boosts caretaker coach Peter Green’s chances of permanent post

Doncaster RLFC caretaker coach Pete Green boosted his hopes of landing the job on a permanent basis when leading the Dons to a second successive League One win.

Doncaster Dons
Dons Jason Tali: Fine game for Dons

Doncaster RLFC 28 Keighley Cougars 14: Dons give complete display to stay fourth in table

Doncaster RLFC produced their best 80-minute display of the season to beat Keighley Cougars 28-14 at the Keepmoat Stadium to retain fourth spot in League One.

Doncaster Dons
Sheffield Eagles' Garry Lo scored two tries in Toulouse.  Picture: Andrew Roe

Toulouse 45 Sheffield Eagles 20: Eagles impress but flying French are too good

The Eagles, with five wins from seven going into the game, failed to halt the dominance of their opponents on home soil, as the French side continued their unbeaten home run in the Kingstone Press Championship.

Sheffield Eagles
Tom Carr

Doncaster RLFC v Keighley Cougars: Carr and Castle ruled out for Dons

Doncaster RLFC’s goal-kicking full-back Tom Carr faces several weeks on the sidelines after an X-ray revealed that he had broken a bone in his foot in Sunday’s game at Hemel.

Doncaster Dons
Duane Straughier continues to recover from a groin injury

Flying Sheffield Eagles looking to end Toulouse’s home dominance

Director of rugby Mark Aston says his Sheffield Eagles side have two targets in mind as they prepare for today’s showdown with Toulouse.

Sheffield Eagles
Sheffield Eagles v Wakefield Wildcats
Super Eights - Round 7
Duane Straugheir
Picture Dean Atkins

Eagles check on Straugheir as Flynn’s lined up for debut

Sheffield Eagles are monitoring the progress of Duane Straugheir ahead of Saturday’s trip to Toulouse, whilst new signing Paddy Flynn could be in line for a debut.

Sheffield Eagles
A drone's-eye-view of the Olympic Legacy Park in Sheffield.

Sheffield Eagles confident new home could be built for 2018 season

Sheffield Eagles say there is still time to get the Olympic Legacy Park ready for the 2018 season, as they await the council’s decision on who will win the contract to develop the site.

Sheffield Eagles
New Sheffield Eagles signing Jordan Cox

Aston: Time is now for Jordan to claim regular Eagles place

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston says now is the time for Jordan Cox to press his claim for a regular spot, with new faces expected to arrive to bolster the Eagles’ ranks.

Sheffield Eagles
Gary Thornton

Have Doncaster RLFC made the right decision parting company with Gary Thornton?

Did whoever decided it was time for a change of head coach at Doncaster RLFC last week make the right decision?

Doncaster Dons
Widnes Vikings' Paddy Flynn is tackled

Rugby League: Paddy Flynn is set to make Sheffield Eagles bow - at last!

Sheffield Eagles are expected to give new signing Paddy Flynn a long awaited debut at the weekend, but the question remains on where he will fit into Mark Aston’s side.

Sheffield Eagles
Simon Stead

Sheffield Tigers: Stead’s praise for performance in Scunthorpe triumph

Simon Stead has heaped praise on his Sheffield team after their fine win at Scunthorpe.

Rugby League
Jason Tali received praise from carataker player/coach Pete Green. Photo: Dean Atkins

Caretaker coach Peter Green happy as Dons return to top four

Doncaster RLFC climbed back into the top-four of League One when running in ten tries away to lowly Hemel Stags.

Doncaster Dons
Sheffield Eagles may bid to get Jake Speeding back on loan

Sheffield Eagles may bid to get Jake Speeding back on loan

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston says he’s already explored the option of a return for former loanee Jake Spedding.

Sheffield Eagles
Doncaster's Tom Carr proved a handful for the opposition. Photo: Dean Atkins

Hemel Stags 24 Doncaster RLFC 50: Ten-try Dons get back to winning ways

Doncaster RLFC got back to winning ways when posting a 50-24 League One victory over bottom club Hemel Stags on their first visit to the Pennine Way Stadium.

Doncaster Dons
Peter Green

Doncaster RLFC: Caretaker Green wants to be considered for top job

Peter Green admits he would wish to be considered for the position of new head coach of Doncaster RLFC.

Doncaster Dons
Former Castleford Tiger Paddy Flynn is now with the Eagles

Sheffield Eagles have offers on table for two French players, confirms Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles have offers on the table for two targets in France as director of rugby Mark Aston looks to further strengthen his squad.

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