Friday, August 22, 2014
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Salford Red Devils

Hull FC sign Marc Sneyd for “substantial fee”

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Salford Red Devils have announced they have agreed the transfer of half-back Marc Sneyd to Hull FC for the 2015 season and beyond. Sneyd, who has been on loan at Castleford Tigers this year had recently requested a transfer from the AJ Bell Stadium after the Devils completed the signing of Michael Dobson. Red Devils CEO Martin Vickers said: “We ... Read More »

Video highlights: Castleford Tigers v Salford Red Devils

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 encounter between Castleford Tigers and Salford Red Devils. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice. Read More »

Koukash: Red Devils have no interest in Todd Carney

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Salford Red Devils owner Dr Marwan Koukash insists his club have no interest in signing disgraced NRL half-back Todd Carney, who was released by Cronulla Sharks last week after an unsuitable image of him circulated on social media. It is the third time Carney has been sacked by an NRL club, and many believe a move to Super League is ... Read More »

Tigers gain dramatic win over Red Devils

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Castleford Tigers centre Jake Webster scored a try with five seconds remaining to give a 14-10 victory to Castleford Tigers against the visiting Salford Red Devils at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle tonight. The Red Devils will be cursing themselves tonight that they were unable to hold on for what would have been a thrilling victory. The Tigers held a 6-0 lead ... Read More »

Koukash orders Cas to stump up cash for Sneyd

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Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash has hit out over the way the Marc Sneyd transfer situation has been handled, telling Castleford if they are so keen to bring him in, they must stump up the necessary cash. Sneyd handed in a transfer request – which was rejected by the Devils – earlier this month, and with the Tigers seemingly ... Read More »

Salford Red Devils sign Josh Griffin

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Salford Red Devils have strengthened their squad even further, as they have signed Batley Bulldogs’ Josh Griffin. As is usually the case these days, owner Marwan Koukash took to Twitter to announce the signing of Griffin, saying: “Very pleased that Josh Griffin have signed to join his older Brother Darrell to play for us.” He becomes the second Batley player ... Read More »

Red Devils Diary: If the cap fits

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Another week and another high profile capture by millionaire Marwan Koukash. The Salford Red Devils owner continues to provide Iestyn Harris with an arsenal of big-name signings for 2015. Since the arrival of Harris, Salford have signed Ben Jones-Bishop from Leeds, Weller Huaraki from Castleford, former Hull KR lynchpin Michael Dobson and the brightest star to come out of London ... Read More »

Opinion: The redemption of Gareth Hock is complete

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The Rugby League world loves a villain, a player that divides opinion, someone the home supporters love but the away fans hate. If you take a look around Super League, two players spring to mind as ‘marmite’. Leeds Rhinos’ Ryan Bailey carries that title with pride, utilising his reputation to his advantage by launching his own clothing range. “He does ... Read More »

Locke could debut with Salford Red Devils next week

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New Salford Red Devils signing Kevin Locke could make his debut for the club against Castleford Tigers next week, after reports suggest he is close to completing his protracted switch to the club. The New Zealand Warriors star has endured a tumultuous ending to his time with the NRL club, with relations turning sour over the move to England – ... Read More »

Salford’s Devil of a drama over Sneyd

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As a lifelong Salford supporter I have always wanted to see my club grabbing the headlines and bathe in the media spotlight. The Salford Red Devils may not be so much a dominant force on the field of play as we currently sit 11th in the First Utility Super League, but off the field we appear to be in a ... Read More »