Salford sign NRL forward on two-year deal

Shane Wright in action for North Queensland Cowboys

Salford have signed Australian second-rower Shane Wright on a two-year deal.

Shane Wright, 25, joins after a four-year spell with NRL outfit North Queensland Cowboys.He said: “It’s a new chapter in my rugby league career and I’m excited to come over here and get stuck in.

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“I’m looking forward to improving my game and buying into the culture at the club.”

Salford director of rugby and operations Ian Blease commented: “I’m delighted that we have landed Shane’s signature.

Shane is bringing with him four years of valuable NRL experience and after speaking with Shane and watching him as a consistent performer at the Cowboys last season, he is coming to the Red Devils bringing his workmanlike attitude, strength and agility to the pack for next season and beyond.”

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