Sale took seven game points off Irish last season with a 21-9 win at the AJ Bell Stadium and then gained a three point draw at the Madejski Stadium on Easter Sunday with a 33-33 draw.
London Irish currently sit in 11th place in the Premiership but are capable of upsetting anyone on their day as they did with an 18-13 win over Harlequins in October. London Irish have recently been boosted with the signings of James O'Connor and CJ Van de Linde, both whom could play on Friday night.
Eifion Lewis Roberts is expected to make his 100th Premiership Appearance at the game
The whole evening is Christmas Themed and fans can have a go at riding the 'Rodeo Reindeer'………Browse the Festive Market Stalls…….Enjoy food from the Swinging Grill and take part in the Half Time Santa Goal Kicking Competition (To enter this you must come dressed as Santa). The prize in the goal kicking competition is an Executive Box for you and nine friends at the Worcester Warriors Amlin Game in January.
There will also be music provided by the Manchester Police Big Band
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