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…on Widnes’ great comeback and the future of Super League

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Steve O'Connor, Widnes owner

Widnes chairman Steve O'Connor has put time, money and effort enhancing what Widnes already have. Unfortunately, they're the exception not the rule.

It’s old news, I guess. Widnes Vikings have been confirmed as Super League’s newest team, with the RFL living up to the promise that one Championship side would be guaranteed a licence for the 2012-2014 period. The Vikings have turned things around considerably in the three years since they were turned down in the last round of applications. Had the club been in its current state then, they would not have been shut out. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Michael Farrow

April 15, 2011 at 8:49 pm

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