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Sheffield Eagles v York Knights

On Friday 9th June the Sheffield Eagles played their next game of the 2023 season, home to York Knights.

The Eagles have already played York Knights once this season (in the Challenge Cup) so we look back to the second time that the teams played each other.

The seond game against each other

Sheffield Eagles and York Knights played each other for the second time on 14th December 1986, in the Eagles' third season.

It was an away game for the Eagles at Wiggington Road, York which saw the Eagles win 28-18 in front of a crowd of 1,414. Steve Parkes scored two tried, with a try each from Derek Bridgeman, Cliff Lyons and Steve Lidbury, with four conversions from Roy Rafferty.

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Richard King

Richard King