Former Great Britain centre Keith Senior is to return to Sheffield Eagles as part of the Championship's club back-room staff.
Senior, 37, who was a member of the Eagles side that beat Wigan in the 1998 Challenge Cup final at Wembley, will become one of two assistants to head coach Mark Aston, while maintaining his day-to-day role at the Leeds Rugby Foundation.
Senior, who played with Aston at Sheffield from 1995-99, hung up his boots in 2011 after becoming the first player to reach 500 appearances in Super League.
After months of turmoil it was announced last week that the Sheffield Eagles have found a new home. From next year they'll play at Owlerton Stadium after being made homeless following the impending demolition of the Don Valley Stadium.
It's a return home for the club who last year won rugby league's second tier, the Championship. Chris Dawkes has been speaking to the Eagles head coach Mark Aston.
The future of the Sheffield Eagles is in doubt after the decision to close the Don Valley Stadium. The team, which currently plays at the venue which shuts later this month - is now searching for a new home.
It's thought two options - Sheffield Hallam University's new sports complex - and the Owlerton Stadium - are currently not suitable - and it's feared the club could fold if a new ground can't be found.
Sheffield Eagles moved to the top of the Kingstone Press Championship thanks to a 38-22 win at Hunslet last night. Mark Aston's men moved above Halifax thanks to a six-try bonus-point win, with Meznie Yere and Quentin Lauulu-Togagae both scoring twice
It is the third round of rugby league's Challenge Cup this weekend and for one family from Sheffield it will be extra special.
Cory Aston, son of Sheffield Eagles head coach Mark Aston, will make his debut against Leigh East at the Don Valley stadium - 15 years after his dad was man of the match as the Eagles shocked the rugby league world beating Wigan in the Challenge Cup final.
Sheffield Eagles founder Mark Aston has become the 30th recipient of the Rugby League Writers' Association merit award for services to rugby league. Aston, who is chief executive and coach of the team was presented with his award in Warrington by Steve Prescott.
Halifax beat Sheffield Eagles 24-22 and secure a place in the Northern Rail Cup final for the second successive season. Halifax earned the chance to go one better against Featherstone in Blackpool on July 29 by staging a fightback in the second semi-final at the Don Valley Stadium.