Sale Sharks captain Magnus Lund knows when a big game is coming and in Friday’s European Challenge Cup quarter-final against high-flying French outfit Montpellier the Manchester side have exactly that.
What’s that coming over the hill, is it a Munster? Sale’s Diamond relishes ‘whipping boys’ tag for Euro clash
Sale Sharks start their European Champions Cup campaign this Saturday when they welcome Irish powerhouse side Munster to the AJ Bell Stadium
Sale Sharks youngster Cameron Neild believes the squad are looking ‘onwards and upwards’ after a less than impressive start to the season.
Former England international Mark Cueto has stressed the important role senior players have in guiding the development of younger members of the team, and is hopeful of contributing towards a successful season for Sale in what is likely to be his last
Under pressure: Former Sale Sharks’ Ben Foden looking to regain international spot ahead of play-offs
Former Sale Sharks full-back Ben Foden is on the hunt for a place in England’s squad for their summer tour to New Zealand and the Rugby World Cup next year.
Sharks are without several players for tonight’s match
Game too far: Steve Diamond admits Sale Sharks ‘psychologically tired’ after Northampton Saints thrashing
Sharks are safe in Aviva Premiership
‘Defence won game’: Steve Diamond believes safety all but confirmed after Sale Sharks beat Gloucester
The Sharks won 32-9 at Salford
The Sharks beat Saracens to power through
New signings Ritchie Jones and Michael Rose are in the squad
Keith Hill laments ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ Bobby Grant as striker scores, but is sent off in Chesterfield draw
The Dale are 14th in League Two.