Sale Sharks' coach Pete Anglesea includes Tom Cruse, James Doyle and Will Hafu, who have been training at Carrington since 6th June. Hooker Cruse has recently moved from Stockport to Macclesfield, Doyle has joined from Leicester Tigers Academy, and Hafu, a hooker who can also play centre, was previously at Coventry, Rosslyn Park and North Harbour.
Sale Sharks squad:
5.Mark Easter (capt.)
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Introducing the Sale Sharks squad:
Will Bordill (19) - Scotland Under-20 flanker who gained experience with Preston Grasshoppers last season prior to making his Sharks' debut in the final match against Harlequins. Played for Scotland in the IRB Junior World Cup this Summer.
Tom Cruse (23) - Hooker who played for Sale Jets at the end of last season. Tom has been training with the club since June, and will be playing for Macclesfield this season, having moved from Stockport.
James Doyle (20) - Flanker who has joined Sale Sharks from the Leicester Tigers Academy. James was a used replacement for the Tigers against Quins in the LV= Cup last season.
Will Hafu (28) - Hooker Will, who has Tongan international honours, has been training at Carrington pre-season. He has previously played for Coventry, Rosslyn Park and North Harbour.
Mark Easter, captain (29) - Back Row man Mark joined Sale Sharks from Northampton Saints in 2011 and faces his former club at Edgeley Park on Friday.
Mark Jennings (19) - Centre/ Fullback who was a Commonwealth Youth Games gold medal winner in 2011. Has England age group honours up to Under-19. Formerly at Lymm HS and Myerscough College.
Jordan Davies (22) - Centre who captained Sale Jets in the Aviva 'A' League last season. Played his first rugby at Eccles RUFC, and furthered his experience on loan to Leeds Carnegie last term.
Will Cliff (23) - Scrum half who also played for Leeds Carnegie last season. Has played for Sale Sharks in the last two JP Morgan Sevens tournaments. Has played for Cheshire and England Counties earlier in his career.
Tom Brady (21) - Secured a regular starting spot on the right wing for Sale Sharks last season, his second at senior level. Local lad from Flixton with an impressive tryscoring record.
Charlie Amesbury (26) - Charlie, like Mark Easter, is in his second season with Sale Sharks, having previously played for Newcastle Falcons and Harlequins. He has represented England Sevens.
Johnny Leota (28) - Johnny is a third member of the Sevens squad in his second season at the club. Holder of two caps for Samoa, Johnny formed an impressive centre partnership with Sam Tuitupou last year.
Will Addison (19) - Cumbrian Will broke into the England Under-20 side last season and was a member of the squad in South Africa during the Summer. Will can play at centre, fullback or on the wing. He caught the eye with an outstanding try against Premiership champions Harlequins last May.