Salford Red Devils and Dr Marwan Koukash v The Rugby Football League

  • Sport: Rugby Union
  • Issue: Appeal Arbitration
  • Type: Regulation & Governance
  • Tribunal:David Casement QC ,Janice Shardlow, Desmond Smith
  • Decision date: 14 July 2016
  • Outcome: Appeal dismissed


The appeals of both the RFL and the Club were dismissed. The decision of the Tribunal therefore stands. The parties have agreed that there will be no order as to costs irrespective of the outcome of the appeals.