Salford Red Devils Line up

1Morgan Escare
2Ken Sio
3Deon Cross
4Matt Costello
5Rhys Williams
6Brodie Croft
7Chris Atkin
8Josh Johnson
9Amir Bourouh
10Jack Ormondroyd
11Danny Addy
12Kallum Watkins
13Ryan Lannon
14Andy Ackers
15Sitaleki Akauola
16Alex Gerrard
17King Vuniyayawa

Last updated 23 Jun 22 22:03:05

80'

FT: πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 14-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

Saints return to winning ways after edging out Salford! A last-gasp Morgan Knowles try saving tackle effectively secured the win!

#COYS

79'
Yellow Card
Jack Welsby for Saints

Welsby was sent to the bin for holding down too long by the looks of it…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 14-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

79'

WOW WHAT A TACKLE!!! Atkin steals the ball – runs the length of the field and Knowles chases him down and catches him!! TRY SAVER!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 14-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

79'

A great Lussick and chase from Welsby keeps Salford in their own half before further good defence forces the knock on!

The attendance tonight is 10,988 – Thank you as always!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 14-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

77'

Simm does well to take a high Salford kick cleanly under pressure. 3 to go…and we have the ball.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 14-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

74'
Goal
Tommy Makinson for Saints

Makinson does add the two to edge us further in front with 6 to go.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 14-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

73'

Percival and Bourouh both return to the field as Welsby is now caught high and Makinson has the chance to extend our lead…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 12-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

72'

Josh Simm is this time caught high. Lussick kicks for touch and we have a set inside the Salford half with 8 to go…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 12-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

68'
Goal
Tommy Makinson for Saints

Lees is caught high this time and Makinson kicks the two from around 35 meters out to edge us in front!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 12-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

65'

Atkin darts through the Saints line, but Welsby is there on the cover and along with Hopoate, forces the knock on!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

64'
Yellow Card
Amir Bourouh for Salford Red Devils

Bourouh is also sent to the bin for his part. 12 a piece – and 10 a piece!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

Yellow Card
Mark Percival for Saints

Percival is penalised for a high shot on Ken Sio before Amir Bourouh reacts and Percival then grabs him in retaliation and is sent to the bin.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

A tight contest again so far in the second half. Let’s go boys, work to do!!! πŸ”΄βšͺ

61'

Atkin’s kick from the left touchline misses. We are all square.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

60'
Try
Matt Costello for Salford Red Devils

Former Saint Matty Costello goes over for Salford on the far side.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-10 Salford πŸ‘Ή

57'

Great defence from the Saints forces the Salford knock on!!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

56'

Brodie Croft with a clever kick though which Welsby gets hold of after a BIG Mata’utia in the set before. But Saints are penalised for offside and we have to defend again.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

54'

Percival knocks on in the Salford half. Time to defend…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

52'

Knowles offloads to Paasi, who can’t keep hold with the try line begging!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

51'

Saints win a penalty, Lussick kicks for touch and we have a chance in the Salford half…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

48'

Mata’utia is on for Sam Royle!! GO get em’ Sione!!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

46'

Both sides have exchanged sets. Saints have it after a great take from Welsby, who is still at full back…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

41'

We are back underway! Come on, boys!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

Still work to do in the second half…

39'

Salford win a penalty just inside the Saints half and go for the two as the half-time hooter sounds, but it falls short.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

A tight contest so far…

35'

Welsby knocks on as the attack looked promising. It seems Jack has gone to full back with Hopoate now joining Roby in the halves given the injury to Lomax. Although it looks quite fluid…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

33'

We win a penalty as Iggy Paasi, on for Walmsley who takes a break, is caught high…Chance here!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 10-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

30'
Goal
Tommy Makinson for Saints

Makinson kicks the two and we are ahead!

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29'
Try
Jack Welsby for Saints

SUPERRR JACKKK!! Joey Lussick comes off the bench, for Lomax, and his grubber is spilt by Escare and Welsby is there to mop up and touch down!!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 8-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

27'

Lomax has left the field holding his wrist…Let’s hope it’s not too serious with the Semi-Final up next week…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 4-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

26'

Makinson’s kick just drifts wide.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 4-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

25'
Try
Ben Davies for Saints

YESSS BENNNN! The ball is moved through the hands of Lomax and Welsby offloads to Ben Davies for his first Saints TRY!!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 4-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

24'

Salford are now penalised for offside. We have it on half way with Sam Royle before Roby makes a break…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

Time to step it up, lads!

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

22'

Davies is penalised for a tip-tackle. Penalty to Salford in their own half…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

19'
Goal
Chris Atkin for Salford Red Devils

Atkin converts the two.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-6 Salford πŸ‘Ή

18'
Try
Morgan Escare for Salford Red Devils

Escare skips past three Saints defenders to score.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-4 Salford πŸ‘Ή

17'

Welsby returns from his sin-bin as Salford win back-to-back penalties and we have to defend on our line…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-0 Salford πŸ‘Ή

13'

Watkins catches Lomax late after the kick had gone. Penalty to Saints. Knowles didn’t like it and he goes after the former Rhino! It’s spicy! 🌢️

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-0 Salford πŸ‘Ή

9'

Saints are penalised for offside and Salford come forward…

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-0 Salford πŸ‘Ή

7'
Yellow Card
Jack Welsby for Saints

Jack Welsby is sent to the sin bin. It seems his grubber went dead and rebounded off the advertising hoardings and he is penalised for then booting the ball into the stands.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-0 Salford πŸ‘Ή

3'

Will Hopoate comes up with a try saving tackle for Saints as Jack Ormondroyd breaks through the Saints defence. The set results in a Salford knock on and we survive.

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-0 Salford πŸ‘Ή

1'

We are off and underway here at the Totally Wicked Stadium! COYS! πŸ”΄βšͺ

πŸ”΄βšͺ Saints 0-0 Salford πŸ‘Ή

Kick-off is just minutes away! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Kick-off is just minutes away! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Kick-off is just minutes away! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Kick-off is just minutes away! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Kick-off is just minutes away! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Kick-off is just minutes away! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Let’s go boys! πŸ”΄βšͺ

Sione is back!

Hoppa starts at full back – a position he knows all about having played there for Tonga and in the NRL! πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡΄

Head over to our social media channels to hear a pre-match word from the boss!

Matty Lees also makes his πŸ’― Career Appearance this evening and Sione Mata’utia is back, but starts on the bench…

Here is how we’ll line up for tonight’s game πŸ’ͺ A birthday appearance for Mark Percival and a second start in two weeks for Ben Davies!

Team news is up next… it’ll be with you at 6:30 ⏳

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Back at home 🏟🏑 and we can’t wait to see you here!

It’s a special day for Mark Percival as he looks set to play on his Birthday. Let’s get a good result for him today! πŸŽ‚

Today’s game will not be televised but we’ll have all the live match updates for you here in the match centre. Head over to our news section to read all the pre-match information.

Hello and welcome to our matchday blog ahead of our Super League round 11 clash with the Salford Red Devils. Kick-off will be 8pm.