Wakefield head coach Chris Chester secured four new recruits ahead of the transfer deadline
A busy transfer deadline for Wakefield, Salford’s progress and details of the new reserve competition all feature in this week’s talking points.
Wakefield look for signings boost
Few teams were as busy leading up to last Friday’s transfer deadline as Wakefield Trinity, who brought in four new players to boost their squad in the bid to steer clear of the Super League relegation place.
Morgan Escare and Chris Green joined on loan from Wigan Warriors and Hull FC respectively, while Adam Tangata switched from Championship side Halifax in a swap deal with Keegan Hirst, and Ryan Atkins rejoined the club he made his name at from Warrington Wolves after nearly a decade away.