Top Ten Rugby League Teams of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Wigan 1987-1996

Greatest trophy winning run ever. Best english side ever. Could beat any other team.

You poms are so silly, Super League teams are rubbish, don't deserve to be in the top 20 - eyah

Read the history... Says it all!

Great side, went to the other side of the world and beat the second team in this list (Brisbane Broncos - 1994) in their own back yard.

Yeah and now shown you Aussie pricks who are best again.
Wigan Warriors CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD 2017.

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2 St George Dragons 1956-1966

Has to be number one. Think a lot of people on here voting would not of seen them play hence why they are not 1.

11 seasons in a row including the only undefeated season ever? Who's beaten that?

You can't win 11 premierships in a row and not not be known as the best.

Like come on guys we are talking about the world record holders u can't beat that I think that makes them good already

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3 Leeds Rhinos 2007-12

Won when it mattered... Although having seen 8 Challenge Cup Final defeats in my time as a fan, probably leaves them behind Wigan's 80's/90's team.

Leeds rhinos are the best rugby team in the world! No teams are better than leeds rhinos!

Has there been a spell of dominance in England greater in the British game? Was arguably the best team in the world for 5 years running.

To win 3 Grand Finals in a row can't see it happening again. Not in Superleague

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4 Brisbane Broncos 1990s

Had the best player, Darren Lockyer on the team. They also won premierships including the 97 Superbowl. They are better than st George Dragons because the dragons had soft rules, the modern rules make it more harder to play as a result of its strictness.

Simply the best although they have lost the title of the league's flagship team in recent years to the Melbourne storm

The all time best Broncos team would not have scored a point against the St George Teams of the early 60's.

Best team/s of modern era last team to go back to back in 92/93 and 97/98. A Perrenial contender

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5 Melbourne Storm - 2000s - 2010s

This team is the best team in the PRO era, because they reach 4 grand finals in a row to 2006-2009, I think that record won't get Broken in the PRO era and they got the best fullback ever Billy "The Kid" Slater and yeah

They have won the premiership 2 times and the world club challenge 2 times

4 Premierships before even 20 years old

Still dominant in the year 2017

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6 Queensland Maroons 2006 - 2013

Make that 11 series out of 12 years without question the best league side statistically with the use of all measures on this forum

7 consecutive State of Origins winners.. Talk no more..

Complete football team

Wigan are wankers

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7 Manly Warringah Sea-Eagles 1980's

Even now Manly Warringah Sea-Eagles are the most consistent and best.

1995 team was nearly unbeatable and it is nearly a crime they slipped up against Canterbury in the Grand Final.

My favorite team and I think should be in top 5

Because they have the best team in history

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8 Canberra Raiders 1987-1995

Why are they only 18th? Should at last be top ten - jackyboy

Show me any team greater than the individuals with cameos below...

Champion team in that era.
Can't believe the storm are in this. They had there premierships stripped

Meninga, Daley, Steward, Todd, Walters, Stewart, Clyde, Mullins... say no more...

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9 Australia Kangaroos 2013

Aussie are the best in the world by far

Great team.
2016 squad is better though.

10 St Helen's 2004 - 2011

They were not called the entertainers for nothing. The first team in the professional era to do the treble. Two world club championships, and a special team. They should be much higher

Best team in the world in 2006 shame they don't have the quality of players they once had, but neither does any other british team these days

Should be much higher up.. Mist successful team since super league began

Duck me

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The Newcomers

? St George Illawarra Dragons 2009-2010

The Contenders

11 South Sydney Rabbitohs 1920s

Best Freakin Team Ever They Were Magical - keegan11

Best team they won their first year in the comp

There the best

Rabbitohs are the best.The best team is the RABBITOHS! They have won 21 premierships! Go Rabbitohs!

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12 Bulldogs 1980s
13 Hunslet 1907-08
14 Bulldogs 2002

It is because it is just the bulldogs

They beat the record for the most consecutive wins by winning 17 matches in a row.

This was the year and team that JT debuted in. - coolguy101

15 Queensland Maroons 1980s
16 Huddersfield 1914-15
17 Bradford Bulls 2000-05

The best Super League team of all time.

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18 Parramatta 81-86

The last team to win 3 in row and also one of the few teams to ever do it. They also played in 4 girlfriend's in a row.

Go eels! They may not have the most wins, but they are still a great team, my team

The names in that all star backline were some of the best ever to grace a footy field bar NONE!

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19 North Queensland Cowboys 2015 V 3 Comments
20 Cronulla Sharks 1999

Only lost about 2 games all year. Pity one of them was a semi-final!


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Top Remixes

1. Wigan 1987-1996
2. Queensland Maroons 2006 - 2013
3. Leeds Rhinos 2007-12
1. Wigan 1987-1996
2. Canberra Raiders 1987-1995
3. St George Dragons 1956-1966
1. Australia Kangaroos 2013
2. Queensland Maroons 2006 - 2013
3. Brisbane Broncos 1990s



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