MORE OF THE SAME

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David Clegg Hears The Views Of Coach Pete Carey Ahead Of The U19s Fixture At Leeds Sooner or later the U19s will have a home game once again, but it certainly is not going to be this week with an away fixture with Leeds Rhinos, on Thursday evening, the schedule.  After last week’s trip into… Read more »

TOMKINS LOAN EXTENDED

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We are delighted to announce that Logan Tomkins’s loan period with the Red Devils has now been extended to the end of the season.  Logan had always said that he would consider an extension if he setteld in well, and we are pleased that things are working out so positively for him.

DEVILS’ DOMINANCE DISGUISED BY SCORELINE

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Leeds 32 Salford 4                                    Match Report – David Clegg One former Salford coach used to maintain that the most useless of all match statistics is the half time score. Whilst I can appreciate that to him, as coach, there is probably little he could gain from it, I consider that it does enable fans in general,… Read more »

Both Coaches Pay Tribute To Dogged Devils

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Leeds coach Brian McDermott paid tribute to Salford after Rhinos’ 32-4 victory over their Super League counterparts. The hosts were flattered by the eventual scoreline after being held to 6-4 at the interval. Three of Leeds’ five second-half tries came directly from Salford kicks as McDermott’s backs showed why they are so feared. “They came… Read more »

Leeds Rhinos v Salford Red Devils Match Review

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Kevin Sinfield opened the scoring before Logan Tomkins hit back with a try from dummy-half for the visitors. But the home-side ran away with it after the break, Zak Hardaker, Rob Burrow, Ben Jones-Bishop, Ryan Hall and Tom Briscoe all crossing. The home-side scored first through captain Sinfield after a Mitch Achurch break opened up… Read more »

EARLY TRIES PROVE DECISIVE

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Salford 22  Huddersfield 42                          Match Report – David Clegg A catastrophic collision, ten minutes into the game, between fullback, Jake Mullaney, and right winger, Greg Johnson, as they both went for a loose pass proved to be the pivotal moment in what had hitherto been a finely balanced encounter, despite Huddersfield’s having just taken the… Read more »

BUILDING GOOD HABITS – LEEDS UPDATE

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Iestyn Harris And David Clegg Meet To Preview The Easter Double Headers Against Huddersfield Giants And Leeds Rhinos It is now some ten days since Iestyn Harris took up his post of Head Coach of the Salford Red Devils, so when we met to preview our first match together, I was keen to hear how… Read more »

LUCK NOT ON OUR SIDE

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Huddersfield 16 Salford 14                           Match Report – David Clegg The disallowing of two second half tries thwarted a young, but spirited, Salford U19s side from completing a tremendous fightback with a win they richly deserved.  The first of these came on the 53rd minute when substitute Davis Mbumbu was at first awarded the try after… Read more »

Michael Platt Joins Red Devils For Season

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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. Red Devils Head Coach Iestyn Harris said: “Michael is a player who I played with a Bradford so I have good first-hand knowledge of all of his attributes. He… Read more »