1969–70 European Rugby League Championship

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1969–70 (1969–70) European Championship  ()
Number of teams 3
Winner  England (7th title)
Matches played 6
1975

This was the sixteenth European Championship and was won for the seventh time by England after a gap of thirteen years.[1]

Results[edit]

18 October
England  40–23  Wales
23 October
France  8–2  Wales
25 October
England  11–11  France
25 January
Wales  15–11  France
24 February
England  26–7  Wales
15 March
France  14–9  England

Final standings[edit]

Team Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff Points
 England 4 2 1 1 86 55 +31 5
 France 4 2 1 1 44 37 +7 5
 Wales 4 1 0 3 47 85 −38 2
  • England win the tournament on points difference.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raymond Fletcher; David Howes (1995). Rothmans Rugby League Yearbook 1995-1996. London: Headline Book Publishing. p. 425. ISBN 0-7472-7817-2.