John Mitchell has returned prematurely to South Africa for personal reasons
Brian Kennedy commented, " John was brought in on a consultancy basis with a view to the possibility of being employed in a longer term position within Sale Sharks. He has had to return to South Africa for personal reasons which we respect. We are grateful for his valuable and insightful contributions albeit for a shorter term than envisaged. Steve Diamond, Bryan Redpath and Pete Anglesea will continue to coach the side, implementing many of John's ideas, and building on last nights excellent performance."
Speaking after Saturday's Singha Premiership 7's event, captain James Mitchell knows there will be plenty to be wary of at Friday's Singha Premiership Rugby 7s final, but says Sale Sharks are up for the challenge.
Sale Sharks qualified for Friday evenings Singha 7's Finals Night at the Stoop after a good afternoon at Kingston Park. A win, a draw and a defeat was the result of a lot of hard work in warm conditions