Lebanon Rugby League Federation buoyed by reaction to World Cup success back home

Date: 22/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

“Unprecedented media coverage of the Cedars’ World Cup campaign will lead to increased support at all levels,” claims Lebanon Rugby League Federation president Mohamed Habbous, after the side made the quarter finals for the first time, thereby ensuring their qualification for the next tournament in England in 2021.

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Lebanon to challenge England in RLWC2017 clash



By John Davidson, Date: 1/11/17

Venue: Sydney Football Stadium, NSW, Australia

TV Kick-off time: Saturday 4th November 2017, 8pm AEDT

England is out to bounce back by beating Lebanon in the World Cup after going down to Australia in round one.

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Lebanon rugby league 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.

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Lebanon Rugby League 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.

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Fittler names Robbie Farah in Lebanese train-on squad for Rugby League World Cup 2017

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.

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