Wigan Warriors vs Salford Red Devils: 21-man squads, injury news, kick-off time & TV details

Wigan Warriors take on Salford Red Devils in the first Challenge Cup Sixth Round game of the weekend.

Both come into this game on the back of a victory, with Wigan overcoming Castleford Tigers last Thursday and Salford beating Leeds Rhinos comfortably last Friday.

However, with the respite of the Challenge Cup upon us, will the new competition inspire anything different in both sides?

21-man squads

Wigan Warriors

2 Jake Bibby
3 Zak Hardaker
5 Liam Marshall
6 Cade Cust
7 Tommy Leuluai
9 Sam Powell
10 Patrick Mago
11 Willie Isa
12 Liam Farrell
13 John Bateman
14 Morgan Smithies
16 Harry Smith
17 Oliver Partington
19 Ethan Havard
20 Liam Byrne
21 Kai Pearce-Paul
22 Joe Shorrocks
23 Jai Field
24 Abbas Miski
25 Sam Halsall
28 Brad O’Neill

Salford Red Devils

1 Ryan Brierley
4 Tim Lafai
5 Joe Burgess
6 Brodie Croft
7 Marc Sneyd
8 Sitaleki Akauola
9 Andy Ackers
10 Greg Burke
12 James Greenwood
13 Elijah Taylor
14 Danny Addy
15 King Vuniyayawa
16 Ryan Lannon
18 Chris Atkin
19 Jack Ormondroyd
20 Jack Wells
21 Josh Johnson
22 Rhys Williams
24 Matt Costello
28 Deon Cross
29 Alex Gerrard

Injury news

Wigan’s Bevan French and Iain Thornley are not far away from selection, but Jake Bibby comes straight back in to the fold. The Warriors also failed in their bid to reduce Kaide Ellis’ ban. Salford will be without top tryscorer Ken Sio following a head injury sustained last week whilst Shane Wright also drops out with a hamstring issue. Rhys Williams will be hoping to make his first appearance of the season with Danny Addy also pushing for a recall.

Kick-off time

The game will kick off at 7:45pm live on Premier Sports.

TV details

The game will be broadcast live on Premier Sports from 7:15pm.

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