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Powell quiet over fall out reports

25th January 2019, 12:29 by Nick Harris

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell has insisted his team are united and ready for kick off despite reports of a bust up.

It was widely reported on Thursday that the Tigers pre-season camp in Lanzarote had descended into farce after a fall out amongst the players, but Powell claims his team are together and untied whilst refusing to comment on the reports.

Powell said: "There’s no comment from me.

"I was really pleased when I watched the team play on Sunday against Leeds. We looked like a team that’s together and united."

Castleford start their Betfred Super League campaign with a home clash against Catalans Dragons next Friday night.

When asked if the Tigers are where he would like them to be with a week of pre-season remaining, Powell said: "I think so."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Nick Harris is a long-standing journalist who specialises in football and rugby league. An avid golfer, Nick also follows the major boxing fights closely.

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