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Salford Red Devils

Video highlights: Salford Red Devils 16-16 Hull Kingston Rovers

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How it unfolded The Red Devils looked sluggish early on, in contrast to the Robins, who were well led by Travis Burns, who registered an early 40/20 kick, while winger David Hodgson dropped the ball with the line at his mercy. But after surviving early pressure the Red Devils scored the first try through winger Francis Meli, with Jake Mullaney unable to ... Read More »

Salford Red Devils can make play-offs, says Gleeson

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Salford Red Devils centre Martin Gleeson insists his side can make the play-offs, despite a stuttering first-half of the season which has brought much controversy. The Red Devils sit 11th on the Super League ladder after the first chunk of the season, and have already replace head coach Brian Noble with Iestyn Harris, as Marwan Koukash continues to chase success ... Read More »

Blake Green not the sole solution for Salford, says Gregory

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Andy Gregory believes Salford’s interest in Wigan half-back Blake Green would not be a complete solution for the Red Devils’ problems as they look to rectify their ailing season. Red Devils sit 11th in the Super League ladder after 11 rounds of the competition, having switched coaches this season following the departure of Brian Noble after a whole host of ... Read More »

Video highlights: Catalan Dragons 37-24 Salford Red Devils

Leon Pryce makes a break. ©RLPhotos

Escaré scored his first try in the first minute, with Daryl Millard adding a second try six minutes later, and William Barthau converting the first. And Escaré got the Dragons’ third try after 19 minutes, after a dash downfield, with Barthau again converting, putting his side 16-0 ahead. But then the Red Devils began to fight back, which occurred after ... Read More »

Match report: Catalan Dragons 37-24 Salford Red Devils

Leon Pryce makes a break. ©RLPhotos

In a nutshell Morgan Escaré scored three tries for the Dragons as they won an entertaining game at the Stade Gilbert Brutus. How it unfolded Escaré scored his first try in the first minute, with Daryl Millard adding a second try six minutes later, and William Barthau converting the first. And Escaré got the Dragons’ third try after 19 minutes, after ... Read More »

Koukash confirms Kevin Locke signing

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Salford Red Devils owner Dr Marwan Koukash has confirmed the signing of Kiwi international full-back Kevin Locke from New Zealand Warriors. The 25-year-old, considered one of the best full-backs in the NRL, has been playing second-tier football in 2014 since the arrival of England star Sam Tomkins meant he was asked to play out of position. Koukash wrote on Twitter ... Read More »

Kevin Locke heading for Super League?

Could this man be Salford's next huge signing?

New Zealand star Kevin Locke could be Super League-bound, with media outlets in Australia reporting that the Warriors star is set to take up a contract with Salford Red Devils. The 25-year-old has managed to secure an early release from his contract with the NRL club, and is seemingly heading for the English game after months of fevered speculation. Locke ... Read More »

Koukash furious at yet another Salford loss

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Iestyn Harris admitted to being “concerned” after watching Salford crash out of the Challenge Cup with a 30-20 defeat against Widnes Vikings. And Red Devils owner Dr Marwan Koukash issued an ominous warning to his players less than an hour after watching this latest defeat. Koukash wrote on Twitter: “I have done all I can to bring success to Salford. ... Read More »

Match report: Salford Red Devils 20-30 Widnes Vikings

Rhys Hanbury scored two tries for Widnes. ©RLPhotos

In a nutshell Two tries in two minutes just before the end of the game gave Salford hope, but a short Widnes kick off earned them the deciding points. The story of the game 12’ – Danny Galea try; Danny Tickle goal (1/1): 0-6 16’ – Kevin Brown try; Danny Tickle goal (2/2): 0-12 25’ – Gareth Hock try: 4-12 ... Read More »