Sheffield Eagles

Coach: John Kear
Colours: Red or Blue and White
Foundation Season: 1984
League Champions: none
Challenge Cup Winners: none
Home Ground: Don Valley Stadium
Telephone: 0114 - 261 - 0326

Team Members:

1 Waisale Sovatabua 2 Bright Sodje 3 Lynton Stott 4 Keith Senior 5 Jean-Marc Garcia 6 Matt Crowther 7 Mark Aston 8 Paul Broadbent 9 Johnny Lawless 10 Dale Laughton 11 Paul Carr 14 David Mycoe 15 Darren Turner 16 Danny McAllister 18 Wayne Flynn 19 Rod Doyle 20 Steve Edmed 21 Willie Morganson 22 Whetu Taewa 23 Nick Pinkney 24 Martin Wood 25 Alex Thompson 27 Jason Erba 31 Ricky Wright 32 Marcus Vassilakop 33 Anderson Okiwe

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Crowd Figures

Total Crowds: 122,509
Average Crowds: 5,568
Average Crowds at home: 4,364
Average Crowds away: 6,772


Team Statistics

Sent off List

4 Top Try Scorers

9 Tries: Jean-Marc Garcia
7 Tries: Nick Pinkney
4 Tries: Lynton Stott
4 Tries: Danny McAllister

For/Against

Points For: 415
Points Against: 574

Match History

Each game is represented by a number (For - Against for the particular game). Therefore a negative number indicates a loss, positive a win and a 0 indicates a draw.

-14 -2 14 -20 22 -1 -12 -44 -4 16 -25 26 -20 -56 2 1 -42 2 -20 2 18 -2

Most Tries in a Game

7 tries (Round 5, versus Castleford Tigers)

Biggest Margins

Winning:
26 points (Round 12, versus Warrington Wolves)

Losing:
56 points (Round 14, versus Wigan Warriors)


Games this season


Round 1. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (4) Lost to Paris St Germain (18)
Crowd: 4,213
Sheffield Eagles: Goals: Mark Aston (2).
Paris St Germain: Tries: Anthony Wall, Phil Bergman, Wayne Sing. Goals: Jeremy Robinson (3).
Round 2. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (16) Lost to Halifax Blue Sox (18)
Crowd: 5,271
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Keith Senior, Johnny Lawless. Goals: Mark Aston (4).
Halifax Blue Sox: Tries: Simon Baldwin (2), Fereti Tuilagi, Martin Moana. Goals: John Schuster.
Round 3. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (32) Defeated Warrington Wolves (18)
Crowd: 4,112
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Lynton Stott (2), Mark Aston, Paul Broadbent, Danny McAllister, Nick Pinkney. Goals: Mark Aston (4).
Warrington Wolves: Tries: Richard Henare (2), Lee Penny, Nigel Vagana. Goals: Jon Roper.
Round 4. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (12) Lost to St Helens Saints (32)
Crowd: 10,344
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Nick Pinkney, Paul Broadbent. Goals: Mark Aston (2).
St Helens Saints: Tries: Alan Hunte (3), Karle Hammond, Paul Newlove, Danny Arnold. Goals: Lee Briers (4).
Round 5. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (42) Defeated Castleford Tigers (20)
Crowd: 3,453
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Jean-Marc Garcia (2), Martin Wood, Lynton Stott, Nick Pinkney, Mark Aston, Matt Crowther. Goals: Mark Aston (7).
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Lidden, Danny Orr, Jason Flowers. Goals: Lee Crooks (2), Danny Orr (2).
Round 6. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (16) Lost to Salford Reds (17)
Crowd: 4,686
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Matt Crowther, Nick Pinkney, Keith Senior. Goals: Mark Aston (2).
Salford Reds: Tries: Steve Blakeley, Peter Edwards. Goals: Steve Blakeley (4). FGoals: Ian Watson.
Round 7. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (18) Lost to Leeds Rhinos (30)
Crowd: 5,332
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Nick Pinkney, Willie Morganson, Jean-Marc Garcia. Goals: Mark Aston (3).
Leeds Rhinos: Tries: Richie Blackmore (2), Anthony Farrell, Wayne Collins, Paul Sterling. Goals: Iestyn Harris (5).
Round 8. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (10) Lost to Bradford Bulls (54)
Crowd: 14,834
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: David Mycoe. Goals: Mark Aston (3).
Bradford Bulls: Tries: Paul Anderson (2), Graeme Bradley (2), Abi Ekoku (2), Brian McDermott, Steve McNamara, Sonny Nickle, Danny Peacock. Goals: Steve McNamara (7).
Round 9. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (14) Lost to Oldham Bears (18)
Crowd: 4,000
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Paul Broadbent, Jean-Marc Garcia, Lynton Stott. Goals: Mark Aston.
Oldham Bears: Tries: Darren Abram, Howard Hill, David Jones, Afi Leulia. Goals: Luke Goodwin.
Round 10. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (32) Defeated Paris St Germain (16)
Crowd: 6,788
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Paul Carr (2), Jean-Marc Garcia (2), Nick Pinkney. Goals: Mark Aston (6).
Paris St Germain: Tries: Tony Priddle (3), Phil Bergman.
Round 11. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (24) Lost to Halifax Blue Sox (49)
Crowd: 4,000
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Mark Aston, Paul Carr, Danny McAllister, Nick Pinkney. Goals: Mark Aston (4).
Halifax Blue Sox: Tries: Carl Gillespie (2), David Bouveng, Craig Dean, Damian Munro, Martin Pearson, Daio Powell, Fereti Tuilagi. Goals: Martin Pearson (8). FGoals: Craig Dean.
Round 12. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (38) Defeated Warrington Wolves (12)
Crowd: 4,370
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Jean-Marc Garcia (2), Whetu Taewa (2), Danny McAllister, Johnny Lawless. Goals: Mark Aston (7).
Warrington Wolves: Tries: Paul Wingfield, Nigel Vagana. Goals: Lee Briers (2).
Round 13. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (12) Lost to London Broncos (32)
Crowd: 3,500
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Jean-Marc Garcia, Johnny Lawless. Goals: Mark Aston (2).
London Broncos: Tries: Martin Offiah (2), Andrew Duncan, Matt Dunford, Scott Roskell, Adrian Spencer, Josh White. Goals: Terry Matterson, Tulsen Tollett.
Round 14. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (2) Lost to Wigan Warriors (58)
Crowd: 6,811
Sheffield Eagles: Goals: Mark Aston.
Wigan Warriors: Tries: Tony Smith (5), Andy Johnson (2), Jason Robinson (2), Kris Radlinski. Goals: Andy Farrell (9).
Round 15. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (14) Defeated St Helens Saints (12)
Crowd: 3,200
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Waisale Sovatabua, Whetu Taewa. Goals: Mark Aston (3).
St Helens Saints: Tries: Alan Hunte, Paul Newlove, Anthony Sullivan.
Round 16. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (21) Defeated Oldham Bears (20)
Crowd: 2,168
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Rod Doyle, Darren Turner, Waisale Sovatabua. Goals: Mark Aston (4). FGoals: Mark Aston.
Oldham Bears: Tries: Paul Atcheson (2), Howard Hill, Martin Crompton. Goals: Luke Goodwin, Francis Maloney.
Round 17. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (8) Lost to London Broncos (50)
Crowd: 3,150
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Keith Senior, Wailsale Sovatabua.
London Broncos: Tries: Scott Roskell (2), Steve Rosolen (2), Greg Barwick, Andrew Hamilton, Terry Matterson, Tulsen Tollett. Goals: Terry Matterson (5), Greg Barwick (4).
Round 18. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (24) Defeated Wigan Warriors (22)
Crowd: 3,250
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Willie Morganson, Danny McAllister, Martin Wood. Goals: Mark Aston (6).
Wigan Warriors: Tries: Daryl Cardiss, Gary Connolly, Andy Johnson, Henry Paul. Goals: Andy Farrell (3).
Round 19. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (12) Lost to Bradford Bulls (32)
Crowd: 10,500
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Whetu Taewa, Danny McAllister. Goals: Mark Aston (2).
Bradford Bulls: Tries: Danny Peacock, Bernard Dwyer, Jeff Wittenberg, James Lowes, Mike Forshaw. Goals: Steve McNamara (6).
Round 20. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (24) Defeated Leeds Rhinos (22)
Crowd: 9,813
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Waisale Sovatabua (2), Matt Crowther (2). Goals: Mark Aston (4).
Leeds Rhinos: Tries: Phil Hassan, Richie Blackmore, Paul Sterling, Andy Hay. Goals: Iestyn Harris (3).
Round 21. (Home) Sheffield Eagles (30) Defeated Salford Reds (12)
Crowd: 2,800
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Marcus Vassilakopoulos (2), Matt Crowther, Willie Morganson, Paul Carr. Goals: Mark Aston (5).
Salford Reds: Tries: Craig Randall. Goals: Steve Blakeley (4).
Round 22. (Away) Sheffield Eagles (10) Lost to Castleford Tigers (12)
Crowd: 5,914
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Martin Wood. Goals: Mark Aston (2), Matt Crowther.
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Richard Gay (2). Goals: Brad Davis, Danny Orr.




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