Salford turn to McRae

Former St Helens and Hull FC boss Shaun McRae has been confirmed as the new coach of engage Super League bottom side Salford City Reds.

The Australian has agreed a four-and-a-half year contract, his appointment having been widely expected following the sacking of Karl Harrison last month.

The 48-year-old was unveiled at the Willows on Monday morning and faces his first test in the club