By Phil Caplan, Date: 27/4/13
Germany coach Dan Stocks has released a 28-man train-on squad for the RLEF European Shield 2012/13 reverse fixtures, with his team travelling to Belgrade to play Serbia.
Former Sydney Roosters junior Jeff Moate, currently playing in France with Lescure, is drafted in and joins the core of players that largely impressed in 2012. He will add experience to an already large set of forwards.
By Phil Caplan, 10/4/13
An Easter tour by Heidelberg Lions under-16s included an historic first rugby league match between French and German teams.
The visitors defeated a local development selection 16-6 in the Perpignan suburb of Baho with German U16 international Florian Rambow scoring the first and last tries.
â€œI had a lot fun playing and I love the pace of this game. I would like to play League more often,â€ he said.
By Phil Caplan, Date: 28/3/13
Rugby League Deutschland has elected a new Board of Directors, including a new president Benedikt Rehm, at its AGM in Heidelberg.
Rehm, a long-time league enthusiast and former international, replaces Max Schoengen who had been elected in February 2011.
By Phil Caplan, 18/2/13
Warrington Wolves performance department played host to Rugby League Deutschland Head Coach Dan Stocks and Head of Development Uwe Jansen, building upon the relationship started last year to support the progress of the sport in Germany.
By Phil Caplan, Date: 8/9/12
Warrington Wolvesâ€™ Youth Development team will enter into a formal partnership with Rugby League Deutschland (RLD) following a successful visit to the Heidelberg region by John Bastian.
GERMANY RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW
Information on this page was updated - 11/3/2014
Foundation Year - 2005
International Team - Rugby League Deutschland
Top level domestic competition - Germany currently have 4 Rugby League teams.