Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Devils Look to Find Bite against Tigers

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Devils Look to Find Bite against Tigers

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TYRONE McCarthy and Manu Vatuvei are in line to make their home debuts when Salford welcome league leaders Castleford to the AJ Bell Stadium tonight.

The Red Devils were the first team to defeat the table-topping Tigers when they ran out 13-12 victors in April, but both sides come into this fixture on the back of defeats.

Salford have won just one of their last seven and were defeated by Challenge Cup holders Hull FC last week, while Castleford saw their 13-month unbeaten home record brought to an end by St Helens.

After picking up the win earlier in the season, Ian Watson revealed he and his coaching staff had formulated a specific plan to overcome the Tigers after noticing certain aspects of their play.

He remained tight-lipped on specifics, but will be looking to implement a similar strategy tonight, after falling to a 38-14 defeat away to Daryl Powell's side last month. …

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