1979 European Rugby League Championship

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1979 (1979) European Championship  ()
Number of teams 3
Winner  England (10th title)
Matches played 3
 < 1978
1980

The 1979 European Rugby League Championship was a three-way tournament between the national rugby league football teams of England, France and Wales.

Results[edit]

4 February
France  15 – 8  Wales
Stade L'Egassiarial, Narbonne
Attendance: 13,726

16 March
England  15–7  Wales
Naughton Park, Widnes
Attendance: 5,099

24 March[1]
England  12–6  France
Wilderspool Stadium, Warrington
Attendance: 5,004

Final standings[edit]

Team Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff Points
 England 2 2 0 0 27 13 +14 4
 France 2 1 0 1 21 20 +1 2
 Wales 2 0 0 2 15 30 −15 0
  • England win the tournament with two victories.

References[edit]

  1. ^ European Championship 1978/79 rugbyleagueproject.org