Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Salford Red Devils

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 »

Brian Noble resigns from Salford Red Devils

Brian Noble

Brian Noble has finally quit at Salford Red Devils, three weeks after he was replaced as head coach by Iestyn Harris. Noble was told on 4th April by the Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash that he would be replaced by Harris, but he was offered the new job as Director of Football at the club. Since then Noble has had ... Read More »

Logan Tomkins extends loan deal at Salford Red Devils


Wigan Warriors confirm that Hooker Logan Tomkins has joined Salford Red Devils on Loan until the end of the season. The loan initially for One Month has now been extended for the rest of the 2014 season. Logan will now be eligible to figure for the Red Devils in the Tetley’s Challenge Cup and also be allowed to play against ... Read More »

Match report: Leeds Rhinos 32-4 Salford Red Devils


In a nutshell There were only two points in it at half-time, but in the second half the Rhinos broke loose and added five tries, some of them spectacular, against a tiring Red Devils side. How it unfolded Salford came to Headingley embarrassed by their capitulation to Huddersfield Giants on Good Friday, and in the first half they held the ... Read More »

Michael Platt signs up at Salford Red Devils


Salford Red Devils have secured the services of Michael Platt for the remainder of the season after he completed a successful trial period at the Club. Platt – who has Super League experience with the likes of Bradford and Castleford in the past, had been plying his trade at North Wales Crusaders in 2014, but has joined his local club ... Read More »

Video: An early contender for pass of the season


It is fair to say Rangi Chase is not the league’s most popular player, but he is certainly up there with the most exciting. On Friday night, in Salford’s comfortable win over Bradford Bulls, he pulled out arguably the best pass of the season so far. After regaining possession, he drew two defenders to create an overlap and send Francis ... Read More »

Sean Long relishing second spell at Salford


Former Great Britain star Sean Long says he wants to help establish Salford as one of the game’s biggest forces after joining the Red Devils as an assistant coach for the second time. The 37-year-old, who revealed he was severely depressed and contemplated suicide in January, feels “relaxed and switched on” and claims he is keen to repay Devils owner ... Read More »

Iestyn Harris happy to be a Devil


Iestyn Harris has a contract to coach Salford until the end of 2016. And, despite leading the club to its first win under his tenure at Bradford on Friday night, insists he is planning for long term success, rather than short term panaceas, although his immediate aim is to generate a winning culture. “Every coach’s ambition is to win every ... Read More »

Marshall will never play in England, claims agent


The agent of Rugby League legend Benji Marshall claims the New Zealander will never play in England, ending speculation of a lucrative move to Salford Red Devils. The 29-year-old is currently plying his trade at union side Auckland Blues in the Super 15 league, but rumours have been circulating that he is unhappy and looking for a move away after ... Read More » Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!