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Wakefield v Salford

06 Nov 20 0 Comments

Written by Callum Walker

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Friday 6th November, 17:30, Super League Round 20, Emerald Headingley Stadium, Leeds, Wakefield Trinity versus Salford Red Devils Match Preview

Wakefield’s three-match winning run came to an end on their own patch at the weekend with Leeds running out 20-18 winners. That left Trinity in tenth. Now they take on eight placed Salford who are hungry for another win sitting just outside the top 6, expect some fireworks as its an important match and win for both teams.

Wakefield Trinity

Tom Johnstone, Reece Lyne, Jay Pitts, Bill Tupou and Craig Kopczak all return for Chris Chester’s side

21 Man Squad
Tinirau Arona Connor Bailey
James Batchelor Eddie Battye
Harry Bowes Jordan Crowther
David Fifita Chris Green
Ryan Hampshire Tom Johnstone
Ben Jones-Bishop Lee Kershaw
Craig Kopczak Reece Lyne
Jacob Miller Jay Pitts
Innes Senior Kelepi Tanginoa
Bill Tupou Brad Walker
Kyle Wood

Coach: Chris Chester

Salford Red Devils

Niall Evalds and Luis Roberts are brought back into the Salford side by Ian Watson, though Rhys Williams and Joey Lussick sit out.

21 Man Squad
Andy Ackers Chris Atkin
Greg Burke Ed Chamberlain
Gil Dudson Niall Evalds
Mark Flanagan Sebastine Ikahihifo
Krisnan Inu Connor Jones
Elliott Kear Tuimoala Lolohea
Tyrone McCarthy Lee Mossop
Jack Ormondroyd Pauli Pauli
Luis Roberts Dan Sarginson
Kallum Watkins Kris Welham
Luke Yates

Coach: Ian Watson


Wakefield came away with a narrow 22-12 victory when the two sides last met in March. That was Trinity’s fourth win in six games against Salford.


Wakefield Trinity by 2

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