1977–78 Northern Rugby Football League season
|League||Northern Rugby Football League|
|Man of Steel||George Nicholls|
|Top point-scorer(s)||Geoff Pimblett 381|
|Top try-scorer(s)||Stuart Wright 33|
|Promotion and relegation|
|Promoted from Second Division|| Leigh
|Relegated to Second Division|| Hull
The 1977–78 Northern Rugby Football League season was the 82nd season of rugby league football. Sixteen English clubs competed for the Northern Rugby Football League Championship with Widnes claiming the title by finishing the season on top of the League.
First Division Championship
Second Division Championship
Leeds beat St Helens 14-12 in the final played at Wembley before a crowd of 96,000.
This was Leeds’ eleventh Cup Final win in fifteen appearances and their second in successive years.
- 1977-78 Rugby Football League season at wigan.rlfans.com
- The Challenge Cup at The Rugby Football League website