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Brian Noble takes the top job at Salford

Brian Noble has today officially taken over the reigns at Super League club Salford.

The former Wigan coach was the number one target for the club's ambitious new owner Dr Marwan Koukash.

He has today appealed to the game's governing body to allow Salford to break the sport's salary cap next season in the interests of promoting Rugby League in Manchester.

Mike Hall talks to Salford's new boss and the owner.


Salford name Brian Noble as new Head Coach

Former Wigan and Great Britain Head Coach Brian Noble Credit: PA

Brain Noble has been confirmed as the new Head Coach of the Salford City Reds.

The club's owner Dr Marwan Koukash had made no secret of his desire to bring the former Wigan and Great Britain coach to the Salford City Stadium.

He replaces Phil Veivers who was sacked after 4 defeats out of 5 in March.