Watson looking to benefit from additional quota spot

This article originated in League Express. Read news and interviews like this first every week by purchasing the paper in stores on a Monday, or online every Sunday evening at https://pocketmags.com/league-express-magazine/3051 Salford Red Devils head coach Ian Watson has started scouring the transfer market in Australia following Daniel Vidot’s departure from the club. The former Brisbane Broncos winger was granted an…

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Welham joins Bradford exodus by making Salford switch

Kris Welham has become the fourth Bradford player to move on after joining Salford Red Devils. The centre, who scored 29 tries in 30 appearances for the Bulls, has joined Ian Watson’s side on a two-year contract. His arrival ends Salford’s long search for a centre, becoming the first back to join the club ahead of the 2017 season. The…

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Watson discusses interest in NRL star

This content was originally published in League Express. To read the full article, buy in stores now or online at https://pocketmags.com/league-express-magazine Salford Red Devils head coach Ian Watson has confirmed his interest in signing Wests Tigers outside-back Kevin Naiqama. However, Watson admitted that the likelihood of a deal being completed was highly unlikely, given that the Red Devils’ overseas quota. It…

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Watson looking to build strong British core

Ian Watson believes the key to long-term Super League success is a squad rich with strong domestic talent. The Salford head coach is currently attempting to finalise his squad for the 2017 season, having brought in four players so far ahead of 2017. Among them are Grand Final winner and England international Lee Mossop, while emerging English talents in Kris Brining…

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