Sunday, August 16, 2020
Lebanon Rugby League

Lebanon RL coaching & match officials taking success back home




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.

Lebanon RL Federation granted Australian government funding



Date: 9/9/17

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.

Fittler names Robbie Farah in Lebanese train-on squad for RLWC



Date: 4/8/17

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.

Lebanon rugby league receive presidential support for World Cup

Lebanon rugby league receive presidential support for RLWC2017


Date: 20/6/17

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.

Brad Fittler announced Head coach of Lebanon

Lebanon announce Brad Fittler as head coach


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.

Lebanon v Italy

Close battle aids Lebanon and Italy RLWC preparation



Date: 6/6/17

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 v Italy in 2017 Mediterranean Cup

Lebanon to face Italy in Beirut in 2017 Mediterranean Cup



Date: 25/5/17

Lebanon are aiming to retain the Mediterranean Cup when they face Italy in Beirut on 3 June 2017.

Malta vs Lebanon 2017 Phoenician Cup

Lebanon fine-tune their WC preparations with win over Malta



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.

Ivan Cleary stands down from Lebanon rugby league coaching role


Date: 26/4/17

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.

Lebanon v Malta in 2017 rugby league Phoenician Cup

Lebanon to face Malta in Phoenician Cup as part of RLWC warm up



Date: 13/3/17

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