The new Aviva Premiership season kicks off on Saturday 6th September and we are advised that we will receive the fixtures for the new season on Friday 4th July.
Before then, on Tuesday 10th June the groups will be drawn for the European Rugby Champions Cup. 20 teams have qualified for the competition. There will be five groups of four teams and Sale Sharks are among the elite clubs in what will be the inaugural season of the competition.
The competition will include seven English Clubs, six French teams and seven from the Pro12. For the Pro12 the best placed club from each country will qualify (4 places) with the remaining three places awarded to the highest ranked teams in the Pro12 table.
Here is a list of the qualifiers
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Sale Sharks entertain Gloucester at the AJ Bell Stadium on Sunday afternoon (kick off 2pm) knowing that a win will keep up the pressure on the leading pack and help earn a place in the elite European Competition next term.
Sale Sharks have re-scheduled the fans evening, and the new date is Tuesday 5th May at the AJ Bell Stadium, starting at 5-30pm for dressing room tours, club shop and ticket office with the players in attendance from 7pm.
After a week off, the lads are now back in training heading into the final run-in of the Aviva Premiership starting with Gloucester at The AJ Bell Stadium next Sunday afternoon, (29th March) kick off at 2pm.