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Match Report: London Nigerian RFC 18 – 11 Harrow RFC

London Nigerian were desperate to turn their form around as they welcomed Harrow to Heston on Saturday. The game started brilliantly for the home side, a lineout on halfway was gathered by the forwards and the maul rumbled up close

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Match Report: Tabard RFC 20 – 17 London Nigerian RFC

London Nigerian suffered a 2nd consecutive defeat in the league away at Tabard RFC. London Nigerian travelled to Radlett for the game versus Tabard RFC. Both teams were in a similar position in the table before the game. LNRFC started

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Match Report: London Nigerian 25 – 47 H.A.C. RFC

London Nigerian suffered a sobering loss at home against H.A.C. After a morale boosting victory against Welwyn, LNRFC welcomed old rivals H.A.C. to Heston. Unfortunately the game did not start well as the visitors found space wide to score the

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Match Report: Welwyn RFC 12 – 24 London Nigerian RFC

London Nigerian returned from a long away trip with a bonus point win LNRFC travelled to Welwyn to put last week’s disappointing loss behind them. The message all week had been about raising the level of intensity and keeping play

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Match Report: Old Haberdashers 31 – 7 London Nigerian

On Saturday London Nigerian travelled to Borehamwood to play Old Haberdashers for the 5th game of the season. London Nigerian arrived at the Old Haberdashers grounds full of confidence and excited about playing on the wide and well tended pitch

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Match Report: London Nigerian 25 – 31 Hammersmith & Fulham

London Nigerian suffered defeat in their first home game of the 2016/17 season. LNRFC welcomed Hammersmith & Fulham to Heston on Saturday. Unfortunately the welcome extended to the pitch as the home side started slowly. An early H&F penalty was

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Match Report: Stockwood Park RFC 10-17 London Nigerian RFC

LNRFC overcome conditions and a spirited home side to record their first win of the season in London NW 2. London Nigerian journeyed to Stockwood Park by coach accompanied by supporters for their opening game of the season. After a

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Match Report: London Nigerian 25 – 19 Belsize Park

On Saturday 23rd April London Nigerian found themselves in the same position they were a year ago; already promoted, but facing a final match knowing that only a win could result in them becoming champions. Freshly promoted, it was a

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Match Report: London Nigerian 2nd XV 32 – 30 Staines Cobs XV

A brilliant day for London Nigerian in general and a fitting match to remember Carl Christian, a former Playa. The LNRFC squad for this game was made up of 32 different players with former team mates of Carl lining up

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Match Report: Hemel Hempstead 15 – 15 London Nigerian

London Nigerian leave Hertfordshire with a disappointing draw in their penultimate game of the season LNRFC made their final away trip to Hemel Hempstead for their penultimate game of the season. With the weather brightening and the wind lessening it

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