Coleman makes two changes as the Eagles team is named for the big dance.

19/10/16 With only 80 minutes of rugby standing between the Country Eagles and an inaugural NRC title, Darren Coleman has made 2 changes to the side that defeated the Melbourne Rising 50-24 in Newcastle last weekend.  Paddy Ryan, Folau Fa’ainga and Sam Needs make up a new look front row, with Tolu Latu and Tom… (read more)

Coleman brings in the heavy artillery as concord hosts all Sydney affair

Coach Coleman fields a new look fifteen, bringing in nine changes to the team that went down 40-38 at the hands of Queensland Country in Toowoomba last week.  Paddy Ryan, Folau Fa’ainga and Sam Needs make up a new look front row, while Ryan McCauley retains his starting spot in the second row. Hit merchants Rowan… (read more)

Coach Coleman Rings in the Changes as The Eagles Fly North

Head coach Darren Coleman has rung in nine changes to the starting side that took apart the Perth Spirit 48-24 last weekend at Concord Oval. Sonny Satuala and Clarrie Moore come into the front row, while Ryan McCauley earns his first start of NRC v3.0. Sam Figg and Rowan Perry return to the starting lineup, leaving Mark Baldwin to… (read more)

NSW Country take the sting out of the Rays tail.

The NSW Country Eagles continued their unbeaten start to NRC v3.0 with an impressive 36-16 win over the Sydney Rays today at Pittwater Rugby Park. In an outstanding display of end to end attacking football that lived up to all the pre-match hype, the Eagles overcame a slow start to run away with the match.… (read more)

NSW Country beat Melbourne Rising in a thriller!

The NSW Country Eagles continued on their undefeated start to the season with a thrilling 32-30 win over the Melbourne Rising today at Tamworth Rugby Park. The game started at a frenetic pace, with the early momentum sitting firmly with the Rising. The Eagles only had 10% of the possession for the first 10 minutes, and spent… (read more)


Head coach Darren Coleman has made one change to the starting side that thumped last year’s finalists the UC Vikings 60-28 on the weekend. This Sunday’s clash with the Melbourne Rising takes on great significance after their impressive come from behind victory over QLD Country last start. Angus Roberts comes into the starting XV at fullback,… (read more)

NSW Country Eagles thump UC Vikings.

  The Elders NSW Country Eagles have defeated a strong UC Vikings outfit 60-28 in an 8 try display of attacking rugby at Viking Park on Sunday. At one stage, the Eagles led 60-0, before a number of late tries added some respectability to the scoreline. The game started at a frenetic pace, with the… (read more)

NSW Country Eagles Round 2 Team announced to face UC Vikings

01/09/2016 Head coach Darren Coleman has made 3 changes to the side that defeated defending champions Brisbane City for Sunday’s round 2 fixture against the UC Vikings, who are coming off an equally impressive 58-20 win over Queensland country. Our scrum is bolstered by the return of captain Paddy Ryan, and Tom Robertson who will… (read more)