England Rugby League World Cup 2021 Squad, fixtures & Match Dates
England Rugby League World Cup 2022 Squad, fixtures & Match Dates: In the Rugby League World Cup, the England Rugby League Team has contested six times but has not won a single event since its debut. In its eighth tournament, England has hosted the event thrice and has competed in 34 games in the World Cup, winning 20, drawing twice, and losing 12 times.
It is once again England will be hosting the upcoming 2021 Rugby League World Cup and have been qualified for the tournament after beating the 2017 finalist. The squad is aiming big to kick start with a triumph against the opponent team Samoa at the home ground of St James Park on 15th October 2022.
Rugby League World Cup 2022 England Squad
Team England will be playing the RLWC under the captaincy of Shaun Wane, where Catalans hooker Michael Mcllorum will be seen in the squad. Mcllowrum was a part of the 2013 Rugby League World Cup, where the captain has once again added new members in the form of Mike McMeeken and Sam Tomkins.
Some of the key player Morgan Knowles, Jonny Lowmax, and Mark Percival opted out due to injury, and Winger Matty Ashton find his place in the squad for the first time. Here is the list of Confirmed rugby league world cup squad for England:
Victor Radley (Roosters)
Luke Thompson (Bulldogs)
Herbie Farnworth (Broncos)
Elliott Whitehead (Raiders)
Tom Burgess (Rabbitohs)
Ryan Sutton (Raiders)
Josh Hodgson (Raiders)
Sam Walker (Roosters)
Also See: New Zealand Rugby League World Cup 2021 Squad, fixtures & Match Dates
Rugby League World Cup 2021 fixtures
|Sat Oct 15||England vs Samoa||2:30 pm||St James’ Park, Newcastle|
|Sat Oct 22||England vs France||5:00 pm||University Of Bolton Stadium, Bolton|
|Fri Oct 29||England vs Greece||2:30 pm||Bramall Lane, Sheffield|