AN extra round of matches between traditional rivals is the highlight of the 2019 RFL A grade fixture, which was released earlier this week.
SAM Mitchell is confident the Cobdogla Football Club can continue its resurgence in 2019 after recently being reappointed as senior coach.
FORMER local Nathan Salter will look to continue the Waikerie Football Club’s recent dominance of the RFL A grade competition after recently being announced as the Magpies’ new senior coach.
RFL Independent clubs will have an extra chance to prepare for next season via a pre-season AFL 9s competition.
TOUGH times look set to continue for the Independent colts competition after only four clubs nominated a side for next season.
THE penalty for a yellow card will be eased in the 2019 RFL season after clubs voted to return to the old rule, which allowed players to be replaced on the field after receiving a yellow card.
THE first five rounds of the 2019 RFL A grade and under 18 season will see the trial of a last touch rule.
EVENING up of the competition will be a key focus for Riverland Football League chairman Murray Kemp’s second year in the job.