Date: 1/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)
Whilst the national team prepare for Saturday’s match against England in the World Cup, a quartet of domestic coaches and match officials from Lebanon are on an equally important mission in Sydney, attending a series of courses to augment their knowledge and experience.
The Lebanese Rugby League Federation has been awarded a A$30,000 grant from the Australian government to support its continuing technical development and increase its capacity.
The Lebanese Rugby League Federation has selected a 40-man train-on squad for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup held in Australia, New Zealand, and Papua New Guinea.
The President of the Republic of Lebanon, Michel Aoun, has welcomed a delegation from the Lebanese Rugby League Federation to the presidential palace in Baabda.
Date: 9/6/17 (Photo credit Encore Event Services)
The Lebanon Rugby League Federation (LRLF) is delighted to announce the appointment of Brad Fittler as the new head coach of the Lebanon national team. The former Kangaroo captain and two-time World Cup winner will take charge of the Cedars at this year's Rugby League World Cup. Fittler will take charge of national team’s operations effective immediately.
A late penalty goal ensured Lebanon lifted the Mediterranean Cup for the fifth time in a tough encounter with Italy in Beirut - but not without last play drama.
Lebanon are aiming to retain the Mediterranean Cup when they face Italy in Beirut on 3 June 2017.
By Sean Teuma Date: 7/5/17, Photo Credit (Sean Teuma)
Lebanon has fine-tuned their World Cup preparations with a clinical 24-4 win over Malta in the Phoenician Cup at New Era Stadium last night.
The Lebanese Rugby League Federation has reluctantly announced the release of Ivan Cleary from his position of national team coach, following his appointment as head coach of Wests Tigers earlier this month.
Malta and Lebanon will revise their Mediterranean rivalry on Saturday 6 May, in an important Rugby League World Cup 2017 warm up game for the Cedars