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Sheffield Eagles v York Knights

On Sunday 16th July the Sheffield Eagles play their next game of the 2023 season, home to York Knights.

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

The third game against each other

Sheffield Eagles and York Knights played each other for the third time on 4th October 1986, in the Eagles' fourth season.

It was an away game for the Eagles at Wiggington Road, York which saw the Eagles win 20-17 in front of a crowd of 1,510. There were three tries from Roy Rafferty and one from David Close with two conversions from Roy Rafferty.

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Richard King

Richard King