Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks' new Director of Rugby Alex Sanderson: "I am flattered to be coming home"

Sale Sharks have appointed Alex Sanderson as their new Director of Rugby, and he will join the club's coaching team with immediate effect.
15 January 2021

Rugby Rumours: Sharks find Sanderson, Kolisi move, Quins to Falcons and Top 14 switch

Sharks find Sanderson, Kolisi move, Quins to Falcons and Top 14 switch
11 January 2021

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Sale Sharks 20-13 Worcester Warriors

Sale Sharks managed to hold off Worcester Warriors as they registered a 20-13 win in the sixth round of the Gallagher Premiership at AJ Bell Stadium
9 January 2021

Family reasons prompted Steve Diamond to quit Sale Sharks role

Former Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond said family reasons prompted him to quit his role with the Gallagher Premiership club.
4 January 2021

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Gloucester Rugby 19-22 Sale Sharks

Josh Beaumont scored the decisive try in the closing stage as Sale Sharks edged out Gloucester Rugby 22-19 in the fifth round of Gallagher Premiership at Kingsholm.
3 January 2021

Sale Sharks' Paul Deacon: “We have got to try and break the cycle”

Following Steve Diamond’s abrupt exit from Sale Sharks, Paul Deacon is still searching for his first victory after being placed in temporary charge of the club.
31 December 2020

Paul Deacon wants more consistency from Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks interim head coach Paul Deacon urged his side to show more consistency following their recent defeat in the Gallagher Premiership game against Wasps.
28 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Sale Sharks 23-26 Wasps

Wasps successfully overcame a double from Marland Yarde as they edged out Sale Sharks 26-23 in the fourth round of the Gallagher Premiership at AJ Bell Stadium.
27 December 2020

Tom Wood and Jean-Luc du Preez handed bans

Northampton Saints' Tom Wood and Sale Sharks' Jean-Luc du Preez have been handed suspensions following the latest round of EPCR disciplinary hearing.
24 December 2020

Match Report: Sale Sharks 15-16 Edinburgh

Jaco van der Walt scored the decisive penalty goal in the 71st minute as Edinburgh edged out Sale Sharks 16-15 in the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup at AJ Bell Stadium.
20 December 2020

Rugby Rumours: Warrior DVDM, Sharks circle Thorley, Scotland’s Saffa and O’Connor’s Top 14 return

Warrior DVDM, Sharks circle Thorley, Scotland’s Saffa and O’Connor’s Top 14 return
16 December 2020

Match Report: Toulon 26-14 Sale Sharks

A late surge from Sale Sharks did not prove enough as Toulon completed a 26-14 win in their Heineken Champions Cup opener at Stade Felix Mayol.
13 December 2020

Without Steve Diamond, can Sale Sharks continue to shine?

With Steve Diamond’s abrupt exit from Sale taking everyone by surprise, will his departure destabilise the Sharks’ progress?
11 December 2020

Steve Diamond steps down from Sale Sharks' director of rugby role

Sale Sharks have confirmed that Steve Diamond has stepped down from his director of rugby role due to 'personal reasons'.
8 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: London Irish 13 - 21 Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks managed to hold off with a 21-13 win over London Irish in the third round of the Gallagher Premiership at Community Stadium on Sunday.
7 December 2020

Sale Sharks sign JP du Preez from Cheetahs

Sale Sharks have confirmed the signing of lock JP du Preez from Cheetahs on a two-year contract.
30 November 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Newcastle Falcons 15-13 Sale Sharks

Toby Flood scored the decisive try in the added minutes as Newcastle Falcons edged out Sale Sharks 15-13 in the second round of the Gallagher Premiership at Kingston Park.
28 November 2020

Simon Hammersley Column: A scoring start, laying down a marker and returning to Newcastle

In his latest column for TRU, Simon Hammersley discusses Sale Sharks’ bonus-point victory against Northampton Saints, moving on from last season’s disappointment and returning to his old stomping ground.
26 November 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Sale Sharks 32-23 Northampton Saints

Sale Sharks managed to hold off Northampton Saints as they registered a 32-23 win in the opening round of the Gallagher Premiership at AJ Bell Stadium on Friday.
21 November 2020

Getting selected in England's forward pack- Is it the hardest job in the world?

As England prepare for a decisive weekend of Six Nations action, John Mitchell, Tom Curry and Charlie Ewels discuss the battle of selection in Eddie Jones’ forward pack.
29 October 2020