Salford rejected offers to move locations, reveals Marwan Koukash

Salford owner Marwan Koukash has revealed that he fielded – and subsequently rejected – a number of offers to relocate the club before opting to stay in the area. It was widely reported earlier this year that Koukash and Salford were considering a re-brand to try and boost the club’s profile, something Koukash has since said he will not be…

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Holbrook urges St Helens to finish the job tonight at Salford

St Helens coach Justin Holbrook has called on his side to utilise the momentum they have by all-but sealing a place in the Super League play-offs tonight. Should the Saints win at the AJ Bell Stadium, only a Wigan win by an extraordinary margin at Wakefield on Saturday could completely knock them out of the top four on points difference.…

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Salford to keep Red Devils moniker

Salford will not be dropping the Red Devils franchise. Owner Marwan Koukash confirmed on Wednesday evening they had decided not to change the club name after carefully considering a re-brand. The club conducted market research earlier in the year to derive further information from the club’s supporters to help deliver a brighter future for the club. However, that future will…

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TotalRL’s Super League Team of the Week: Super 8s Round 5

Fullback: Zak Hardaker (Castleford) He may have gone off injured during Castleford’s win over former club Leeds, but Zak Hardaker continues to display the credentials which could yet make him a two-time Man of Steel winner before the season is over. Wing: Manu Vatuvei (Salford) A debut in our team of the week for The Beast – but it’s a…

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Salford thrash Giants to keep top four hopes alive

Salford Red Devils kept their top four hopes alive with a comprehensive 52-14 victory over Huddersfield Giants. Gareth O’Brien slotted an early penalty goal before Kris Welham and Tyrone McCarthy’s tries saw Salford race into a 14-0 lead. Manu Vatuvei added a third try before Welham’s second and Niall Evalds score continue the hosts dominance. Jermaine McGillvary pulled a try…

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Five potential replacements for Michael Dobson at Salford Red Devils

Salford Red Devils’ recruitment plans became more transparent last week as Michael Dobson’s departure from the club was confirmed. Dobson’s exit is somewhat unfortunate, with the experienced halfback striking up a good partnership with Rob Lui throughout the campaign. Nevertheless, with Dobson out of the picture and Todd Carney’s future not yet resolved, Ian Watson and the club’s recruitment team…

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Brining delighted with Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year Medal nomination

Salford hooker Kriss Brining has expressed his satisfaction at being nominated for the Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year Medal. The Red Devils hooker has starred for the club since his move from York City Knights, with his performances earning him a place on the shortlist that was released by League Express on Monday. He is competing alongside Tom Davies…

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