Duo set for Wakefield Wildcats debuts at Salford

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NEW arrival Jarrad Hickey is set to make his debut in the red, white and blue when Wakefield Trinity Wildcats visit Salford City Reds on Friday night.

Hickey, who arrived at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium from Australia last week, has been named in Wakefield’s 19-man squad for the trip to The Willows.

Former Batley Bulldogs half-back Gareth Moore is also set to make his Wildcats debut after being named in the squad for the first time since his move to the club by head coach John Kear.

Luke George, Julien Rinaldi and Josh Griffin have all returned to the squad, but Stuart Howarth, Dale Morton (both knee), Josh Veivers and Paul King (both ill) miss out.

Wildcats 19-man squad: Blaymire, Murphy, George, Korkidas, Rinaldi, Henderson, Morrison, Lee, Paul Johnson, Dean, Mariano, Davey, Higgins, Griffin, Greg Johnson, Amor, McCarthy, Moore, Hickey.

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