Jump to content

KARL
CARNEY HEADS TO HULL KR
Salford's league rivals Hull KR have swooped in to sign Justin Carney after a deal was struck allowing him release from his contract.

Carney (28yo) is currently serving a controversial eight-match ban after internal Salford investigation, for racist abuse towards Toronto prop Ryan Bailey during a Challenge Cup game.

He has already served three matches of the ban, and would be available to play for Rovers well in advance of their Qualifiers campaign, where they hope to regain their Super League status.

A Red Devils statement read:

Quote

 

"Salford Red Devils can confirm that winger Justin Carney is to join Hull Kingston Rovers with immediate effect, after the club reached an agreement with the player's representatives.

"The player leaves by mutual consent following the conclusion of an internal investigation.

"Carney was suspended for eight games by the Rugby Football League after admitting using racial language, leading to his sending off in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup against Toronto Wolfpack last month.

"The club will be making no further comment."

 

 

Justin was a fan favourite and will be deeply missed.


  Report Article
Sign in to follow this  


  Facebook Comments


Like us on Facebook





  • Readers Letters

    Reviews

About Us

We are a community led, not for profit, local news website for the City of Salford
Copyright 2018 - Salford Media Group
×

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. you can also find out privacy policy via this link Privacy Policy