Game Preview: Sheffield Sabres Vs UCLan Rams

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This is one game you do not want to miss! The 2-1 Sheffield Sabres will be taking on the travelling 3-0 UCLan Rams in a game that could have playoff implications further down the line. Over the past 12 months, the two teams have meet three times, with the last game ending 19-0 in the playoffs making it 2-1 to the black and gold.

UCLan have been on red-hot form, comfortably scoring over 100 points in the process and are coming in well rested coming read more

Homecoming, Sheffield Sabres Vs LJMU Fury 25/11/18

It’s one of the biggest matches of the year, homecoming! Not only was it our first home game of the season but it was our first game back at the Norton Playing Fields. Coming off an impressive performance against Manchester, the offense looked set to continue their dominance. An 11 play, 50-yard drive was capped off by a 12-yard screen to #88 Harrison Bazley for the first touchdown of the day and the first touchdown at the new home of Sabres football. read more

Game Preview: Homecoming 25/11/18

After securing their first win of the season, the Sheffield Sabres can now look forward to a streak of home games in the brand new home of the Sabres, Norton Playing Fields. Their first match will be a tough one as they face the 0-2 LJMU Fury. Don’t let the record fool you, LJMU in their two games have put up a combined 75 points, only losing out by a few points to the UCLan Rams on each occasion.

So far in this season it has been a tale of two teams for the read more

Match Report: Manchester Away 18/11/18

Manchester Away 18/11/18

The last time the Sabres faced Manchester it was a day to forget as the Sabres nearly fell to Division two. Two years later and after a success rebuild year the Sabres look to take on the newly promoted Manchester Tyrants. With both teams siting at 0-1, this was a must win game for both teams.

The Sabres knew this and with the kick-off they tried to get the ball back with an on-side kick which nearly worked as the ball was touched after read more

The Long Week is done, time to make the steel city black and gold…

The Sheffield Sabres ended their long week with a win against the Leeds, with the game ending at a comfortable 36-14 to the home side. The Sabres offense started strong, scoring two early touchdowns and a field goal, looking like the game had been secured. Leeds, who were fighting to prevent relegation, hit back hard, scoring two of their own touchdowns and leaving the score 16-14. The Sabres took over in the second half, not allowing the Gryphons to score again and tacking on some more points read more