Jamie Langley (born 21 November 1983 in Normanton, West Yorkshire) is an English professional rugby league footballer with the Sheffield Eagles. A Great Britain representative Loose forward/ Lock, he has also played for England and with Bradford won the Super League championship and Challenge Cup with them. Jamie Langley is the son of the rugby league footballer of the 1960s and '70s for Leeds, John Langley. He has also played for Hull Kingston Rovers.
His position of choice is
Loose forward/ Lock though he can also play in the Second-row for the Super League side Bradford Bulls in England. He has been named the vice-captain for the 2010 season, which is also his testimonial season.
Bradford Bulls [ edit ]
Super League VIII, Bradford played against 2003 NRL Premiers, the Penrith Panthers in the 2004 World Club Challenge. Langley played from the interchange bench in the Bulls' 22-4 victory. Langley played for the Bradford Bulls from the interchange bench in their 2004 Super League Grand Final loss against the Leeds Rhinos. In 2005 he made 28 appearances and played for the Bradford Bulls from the interchange bench in their 2005 Super League Grand Final victory against the Leeds Rhinos. As Super League champions Bradford faced National Rugby League premiers Wests Tigers in the 2006 World Club Challenge. Langley played at loose forward in the Bulls' 30-10 victory.
In 2006 Jamie was awarded 3 club awards for his performances throughout the season, these included; The Peter Lovett Trophy for Top Tackler and the Telegraph and Argus Best Average Award, with 7.39. He also got Head Coach Steve McNamara’s vote as Prized Bull.
Langley signed a new 3 year contract on 3 April 2007 to keep at the Bulls until 2010. Langley missed the later part of 2007 through injury.
Representative [ edit ]
Jamie Langley won caps for
England while at Bradford Bulls in 2004 against Russia, France, and Ireland, and won a cap for [2 ] Great Britain while at Bradford Bulls in 2007 against Fiji (sub). [3 ]
England Academy [ edit ]
Langley also captained the England Academy team that famously defeated the Australian schoolboys side.
Great Britain [ edit ]
In June 2007 Langley was called up to the
Great Britain squad for the Test match against France He was also called up for the Great Britain Train on Squad for the test series with New Zealand. [4 ]
England [ edit ]
In September 2008 he was named in the
England training squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup, and in October 2008 he was named in the final 24-man [5 ] England squad. [6 ]
He was named in the
England team to face Wales at the Keepmoat Stadium prior to England's departure for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup. [7 ]
Statistics [ edit ]
Representative career [ edit ]
Great Britain 1
References [ edit ]
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