If you are having trouble signing up to an NRL Account using Facebook and are getting the error message that you need an email to create an NRL Account, it might be that at some point you did not give NRL permission to access your personal details linked to your Facebook account.
You will need to go in to your Facebook settings and follow the steps below before being able to proceed to sign up to an NRL Account using Facebook.
Please bear in mind that there may be other reasons why you may not be able to sign up using Facebook.
1. Go to your Facebook Settings
Log in to your Facebook account and go to your personal settings.
2. Delete the NRL Account App from your Apps
Click on Apps and Websites in the left navigation menu. This will display all Apps and Websites that you have given permission to access your Facebook Account (for example, you used Facebook to sign in socially).
Place a tick in the tickox next to NRL Account.
3. Confirm removal of NRL Account
A pop up box will appear asking you to confirm the removal of NRL Account.
A pop-up box will appear confirming its removal. Click Done.
NRL Account should no longer be displayed under Apps and Websites.
4. Return to sign up to NRL Account
Return to the NRL Digital Network to sign up to an NRL Account using Facebook.
On the initial sign up screen, click continue with facebook
You will be presented with the below screen. Click Continue.
Select your Favourite Club, State and National team. Click Save.
You will have created an NRL Account. Don't forget to verify your email.