By Tiziano Franchini, Date: 29/3/13
The FIRL Technical Committee , announces the selection process for the Italian national team that will play in the Rugby League World Cup 2013.
The selection process will be open to all registered members of FIRL and will be the same for all players. This process will bring the best Italian Rugby League players to the World cup to try to achieve the best possible results.
By Joel Morgan, Date: 21/3/13
Tyrone Sterry led the first FIRFL Italian rugby league coaching course held on 18 and 19 March at Roma V. During the course, the Italian national coach Tyrone Sterry, underlined the fundamental importance of the role of the coach, which should be the point of reference for the whole group.
By Phil Caplan, Date: 21/3/13
Italian rugby league has been boosted, as the Azzurri prepare for their debut in the forthcoming World Cup, following a meeting with the countryâ€™s National Olympic Committee.
A delegation of FIRL Vice President Tiziano Franchini and Treasurer Fabio Di Pietro travelled to Rome to meet with the Secretary General of the CONI, Roberto Fabbricini.
By Joel Morgan, Date: 17/2/13
The Federation Italiana Rugby Football League (FIRFL) confirms a new successful partnership with the "Association Oliviaâ€ that deals with the integration of deaf children by offering them the opportunity to play a sport - in this case just Rugby League - alongside non-disabled peers. The partnership will enable our federation to increase both the awareness and participation numbers of the great game of rugby league.
By Joel Morgan, Date:15/3/13
Rugby League begins to warm its engines! After the Lazio semi-finals of the Italian Cup in Rome, where the USAG club emerged as winners, the Sicilians are abuzz for the Coppa Italia Rugby League Final in 2013. The finals day is scheduled for 28 April at Monti Rossi Nicolosi in Catania, Sicily. The current defending champions last year, Rectores Belpasso (Catania) will not bestow an easy passage for their opponents from Lazio.
By Analia Pavan, Date: 7/3/13
Carlo Napolitano, Head Coach of the national team, knows that 2013 and a good performance from his squad in the World Cup will help the development of Rugby League in Italy: â€œwe are going there to winâ€.
By: Joel Morgan, Date: 3/3/13
Arlecchini win the Lazio semi-finals and now have a ticket to Catania for the National Finals.
By Tiziano Franchini, Date: 2/3/13
On 19 January 2013, the General Assembly of FIRL, elected the new Federal Executive Board, which will lead the Federation to its first World Cup.
By Joel Morgan, Date: 22/2/13
The Semi Finals of the Italian Cup begin for the Lazio Group region this Sunday February at 11am at campo Comunale via Passo Cardinale, in Ceccano (Frosinone) to launch the full Coppa Italia di Rugby a Tredici tournament for the Federazione Italiana RFL in 2013.